The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 36 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 59 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.28% 4.74% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.01% 17.14% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 51
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Unix
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
268 350 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.99% 27.62% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 234 311 284
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Unix
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix across the South Wales region.

Unix Salary Trend in South Wales

Unix
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in South Wales

Unix
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +10 38 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bridgend +3 5 £33,000 +20.00% 2
Caerphilly - 4 £37,500 - 1
Newport +6 2 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Torfaen -10 1 £47,500 +72.72%
Unix
Wales

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 87 (63.97%) Linux
2 57 (41.91%) Windows
3 48 (35.29%) VMware
4 47 (34.56%) Oracle
5 41 (30.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (27.94%) Java
7 35 (25.74%) SQL
8 31 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (22.06%) Remedy
10 29 (21.32%) High Availability
11 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
11 27 (19.85%) HP
12 26 (19.12%) Security Cleared
13 25 (18.38%) Software Engineering
14 24 (17.65%) SAN
15 21 (15.44%) MS Excel
15 21 (15.44%) Remedy ITSM
15 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
16 20 (14.71%) ITIL
17 19 (13.97%) Shell Script
17 19 (13.97%) Firewall
18 18 (13.24%) C++
18 18 (13.24%) Python
18 18 (13.24%) Oracle Database
18 18 (13.24%) Windows Server
19 17 (12.50%) PowerShell
19 17 (12.50%) Solaris
19 17 (12.50%) MySQL
19 17 (12.50%) Red Hat
19 17 (12.50%) Finance

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.76%) Apache
2 10 (7.35%) JBoss
3 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.94%) SAS
4 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 21 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (15.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.88%) PaaS
4 7 (5.15%) IaaS
5 6 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.94%) Office 365
7 1 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) SAN
2 19 (13.97%) Firewall
3 14 (10.29%) PuTTY
4 12 (8.82%) HTTP
5 11 (8.09%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.62%) NAS
7 8 (5.88%) DNS
7 8 (5.88%) SSH
7 8 (5.88%) Telnet
8 7 (5.15%) Internet
8 7 (5.15%) LAN
8 7 (5.15%) SNMP
8 7 (5.15%) WAN
9 6 (4.41%) DHCP
9 6 (4.41%) VLAN
9 6 (4.41%) VPN
10 5 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (2.21%) Network Security
11 3 (2.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.24%) Oracle Database
2 17 (12.50%) MySQL
3 16 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (8.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (7.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (6.62%) Big Data
6 9 (6.62%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (5.88%) Data Mining
7 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.68%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.74%) DB2
11 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.74%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.74%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Subversion
2 7 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.41%) Selenium
3 6 (4.41%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.68%) Maven
5 4 (2.94%) Gradle
5 4 (2.94%) JIRA
6 3 (2.21%) Ant
6 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.21%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.47%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.47%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.47%) Hudson
7 2 (1.47%) JUnit
8 1 (0.74%) FishEye
8 1 (0.74%) JIRA Agile
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.56%) Advertising
4 8 (5.88%) Marketing
5 7 (5.15%) Welsh Language
6 5 (3.68%) Local Government
7 3 (2.21%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (13.24%) Developer
2 17 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 15 (11.03%) Security Engineer
4 14 (10.29%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.56%) DBA
6 12 (8.82%) Administrator
7 11 (8.09%) Analyst
7 11 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
8 8 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (5.15%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.29%) HTML
2 11 (8.09%) CGI
2 11 (8.09%) Spring
3 10 (7.35%) J2EE
4 9 (6.62%) Hibernate
4 9 (6.62%) HTML5
5 8 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 8 (5.88%) Oracle Streams
6 5 (3.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (3.68%) CSS
6 5 (3.68%) Web Services
7 4 (2.94%) Java EE
7 4 (2.94%) JDBC
7 4 (2.94%) REST
7 4 (2.94%) Servlets
7 4 (2.94%) Struts
8 3 (2.21%) Ajax
8 3 (2.21%) GWT
8 3 (2.21%) jQuery
8 3 (2.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (5.15%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (4.41%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.68%) Fintech
3 5 (3.68%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (2.94%) Clustering
4 4 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.21%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.47%) Statistics
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.74%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 87 (63.97%) Linux
2 57 (41.91%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) Windows Server
4 17 (12.50%) Solaris
5 8 (5.88%) Android
5 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.68%) CentOS
7 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.47%) HPUX
8 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.32%) High Availability
3 25 (18.38%) Software Engineering
4 20 (14.71%) ITIL
5 13 (9.56%) ITSM
6 12 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (8.82%) DevOps
6 12 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 12 (8.82%) Service Management
7 11 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (7.35%) Multithreading
8 10 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.35%) Test Scripting
9 9 (6.62%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.62%) Functional Programming
9 9 (6.62%) Online Security
9 9 (6.62%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.88%) Mobile Marketing
10 8 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.94%) Java
2 35 (25.74%) SQL
3 19 (13.97%) Shell Script
4 18 (13.24%) C++
4 18 (13.24%) Python
5 17 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 15 (11.03%) PL/SQL
7 14 (10.29%) C
7 14 (10.29%) JavaScript
8 13 (9.56%) Perl
9 10 (7.35%) PHP
10 9 (6.62%) Erlang
11 6 (4.41%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.41%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.47%) Haskell
12 2 (1.47%) Lisp
12 2 (1.47%) VBScript
13 1 (0.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.35%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.62%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (4.41%) Degree
6 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.94%) CCNA
7 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.21%) CCENT
8 3 (2.21%) CCNP
8 3 (2.21%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.21%) MCSE
8 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.74%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.68%) QA
3 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (30.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.29%) vSphere
2 14 (10.29%) XenDesktop
3 11 (8.09%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (6.62%) vCloud
5 9 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (6.62%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.62%) XenServer
6 8 (5.88%) Oracle Clusterware
7 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
7 6 (4.41%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.68%) MetaFrame
8 5 (3.68%) XenApp
9 2 (1.47%) Docker
9 2 (1.47%) Snort
10 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (8.09%) NetBackup
1 11 (8.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (6.62%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.62%) Data Guard
2 9 (6.62%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (5.88%) BladeLogic
3 8 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (5.88%) Oracle Statspack
4 7 (5.15%) AppManager
4 7 (5.15%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (3.68%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.68%) WSUS
6 4 (2.94%) Puppet
7 3 (2.21%) Ansible
8 2 (1.47%) Nagios
8 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.47%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 48 (35.29%) VMware
2 47 (34.56%) Oracle
3 30 (22.06%) Remedy
4 27 (19.85%) HP
4 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
5 17 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.29%) Cisco
6 14 (10.29%) Citrix
7 9 (6.62%) Symantec
8 8 (5.88%) BMC
8 8 (5.88%) NetApp
9 7 (5.15%) Brocade
9 7 (5.15%) IBM
9 7 (5.15%) NetIQ
9 7 (5.15%) Sybase
10 6 (4.41%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.68%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.68%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.94%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.21%) CheckPoint
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