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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 64 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 30 64 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.67% 5.91% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.31% 23.44% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 28
Average salary £36,250 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.93% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
291 273 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.89% 25.21% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 267 249 199
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Torfaen +1 13 £42,500 +54.54%
Cardiff -13 10 £27,000 -46.00% 7
Bridgend -2 2 £37,500 +20.96%
Newport +7 1 - -
Neath Port Talbot +6 1 £32,000 +6.66%
Monmouthshire -4 1 £37,500 -25.00%
UNIX
Wales

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 56 (62.92%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) SQL
2 27 (30.34%) Windows
2 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) TCP/IP
4 23 (25.84%) C++
4 23 (25.84%) Java
5 22 (24.72%) HTTP
5 22 (24.72%) Python
6 21 (23.60%) Perl
6 21 (23.60%) VMware
7 20 (22.47%) C
8 19 (21.35%) Finance
8 19 (21.35%) Degree
9 18 (20.22%) CentOS
10 17 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (19.10%) Wireshark
10 17 (19.10%) MySQL
10 17 (19.10%) Web Services
11 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
12 15 (16.85%) SaaS
13 14 (15.73%) Oracle
13 14 (15.73%) Firewall
14 13 (14.61%) Advertising
14 13 (14.61%) Marketing
14 13 (14.61%) ITIL
14 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
14 13 (14.61%) tcpdump
14 13 (14.61%) Mobile Marketing
14 13 (14.61%) Relational Database

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.48%) Apache
2 7 (7.87%) Confluence
3 5 (5.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.37%) JBoss
5 2 (2.25%) Lync
5 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.25%) SAS
5 2 (2.25%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.12%) nginx
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) SPSS
2 2 (2.25%) EViews
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) SaaS
2 11 (12.36%) PaaS
3 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.21%) TCP/IP
2 22 (24.72%) HTTP
3 17 (19.10%) Wireshark
4 14 (15.73%) Firewall
5 13 (14.61%) tcpdump
6 9 (10.11%) VLAN
7 8 (8.99%) Internet
8 5 (5.62%) SSL
8 5 (5.62%) SAN
9 4 (4.49%) DNS
9 4 (4.49%) LAN
9 4 (4.49%) VoIP
10 3 (3.37%) DHCP
10 3 (3.37%) VPN
10 3 (3.37%) SNMP
10 3 (3.37%) NAS
10 3 (3.37%) Network Security
10 3 (3.37%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) MySQL
2 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.36%) Big Data
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.74%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.49%) Informix
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.25%) DB2
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) Riak
8 1 (1.12%) DataStage
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) JIRA
2 7 (7.87%) Fiddler
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.87%) TestLink
3 5 (5.62%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (3.37%) Subversion
4 3 (3.37%) GCC
4 3 (3.37%) GDB
4 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.37%) Automake
5 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.25%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.12%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.12%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Advertising
2 13 (14.61%) Marketing
3 10 (11.24%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Billing
6 1 (1.12%) Local Government
6 1 (1.12%) French Language
6 1 (1.12%) German Language
6 1 (1.12%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Software Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Administrator
3 14 (15.73%) Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (13.48%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (12.36%) Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.99%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (7.87%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.87%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (6.74%) DBA
9 6 (6.74%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) C++ Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Network Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) UNIX Engineer
12 3 (3.37%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) Web Services
2 11 (12.36%) XML
2 11 (12.36%) HTML
3 6 (6.74%) SOAP
3 6 (6.74%) LAMP
4 5 (5.62%) POSIX
4 5 (5.62%) Middleware
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (5.62%) Pthreads
5 3 (3.37%) HTML5
5 3 (3.37%) REST
5 3 (3.37%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) .NET
6 2 (2.25%) XSD
6 2 (2.25%) JSON
6 2 (2.25%) XSLT
7 1 (1.12%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.74%) DTV
4 4 (4.49%) Grid Computing
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.37%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.37%) Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Economics
7 1 (1.12%) Statistics
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (62.92%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) Windows
3 18 (20.22%) CentOS
4 10 (11.24%) Debian
5 6 (6.74%) Solaris
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.37%) AIX
9 2 (2.25%) SUSE
9 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.12%) Android
10 1 (1.12%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.61%) ITIL
2 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
2 13 (14.61%) Mobile Marketing
3 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
4 10 (11.24%) BDD
5 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (10.11%) Scrum
6 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.87%) Bug Management
7 7 (7.87%) Product Management
7 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.87%) Test Management
7 7 (7.87%) Regression Testing
7 7 (7.87%) TDD
8 6 (6.74%) UML
9 5 (5.62%) OO
9 5 (5.62%) Service Management
9 5 (5.62%) Web Development
10 4 (4.49%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) SQL
2 23 (25.84%) C++
2 23 (25.84%) Java
3 22 (24.72%) Python
4 21 (23.60%) Perl
5 20 (22.47%) C
6 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.24%) PHP
8 8 (8.99%) Ruby
8 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.87%) Korn
9 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.62%) Erlang
11 2 (2.25%) R
11 2 (2.25%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.25%) C#
12 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.12%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.49%) RHCE
3 4 (4.49%) ISEB
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.37%) SAP Certification
4 3 (3.37%) CCNP
5 2 (2.25%) MCP
5 2 (2.25%) MCSA
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) MCTS
5 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) Basel II
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.11%) Nmap
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (3.37%) Xen
5 2 (2.25%) Snort
5 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.12%) Firmware
6 1 (1.12%) Samba
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.12%) Squid
6 1 (1.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Nagios
1 9 (10.11%) Nessus
2 4 (4.49%) Puppet
3 3 (3.37%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (3.37%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (2.25%) SCOM
4 2 (2.25%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.25%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.25%) WSUS
5 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) VMware
2 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
3 14 (15.73%) Oracle
4 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.62%) HP
5 5 (5.62%) Cisco
6 3 (3.37%) IBM
6 3 (3.37%) Dell
6 3 (3.37%) BMC
6 3 (3.37%) SAP
7 2 (2.25%) F5
8 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.12%) NetApp
8 1 (1.12%) Veritas
8 1 (1.12%) Remedy
8 1 (1.12%) Perforce
8 1 (1.12%) Teradata
8 1 (1.12%) Mitel
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) Zend
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