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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 34 73 35
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Permanent jobs citing Unix 74 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.31% 2.64% 5.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.02% 8.84% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 25 46
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £56,400 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
336 362 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.64% 29.84% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 309 302 169
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Cardiff +18 38 £39,000 +30.00% 16
Torfaen +13 18 £37,500 -21.05%
Newport +17 12 £37,500 +56.25%
Bridgend -4 2 £37,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £65,000 -
Unix
Wales

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 128 (74.85%) Linux
2 58 (33.92%) Java
2 58 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.82%) Windows
4 49 (28.65%) SQL
5 48 (28.07%) Oracle
6 39 (22.81%) JavaScript
7 38 (22.22%) Python
8 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
9 33 (19.30%) SDLC
10 32 (18.71%) VMware
10 32 (18.71%) C++
11 31 (18.13%) TCP/IP
11 31 (18.13%) Red Hat
12 30 (17.54%) Microsoft
12 30 (17.54%) Apache
13 29 (16.96%) HTML
14 28 (16.37%) Solaris
14 28 (16.37%) Scrum
15 27 (15.79%) QA
16 26 (15.20%) Telecoms
16 26 (15.20%) ITIL
17 25 (14.62%) SAN
18 24 (14.04%) C
18 24 (14.04%) Computer Science
19 23 (13.45%) Clustering
19 23 (13.45%) Perl
20 22 (12.87%) Web Services
20 22 (12.87%) MySQL
20 22 (12.87%) HTTP

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 30 (17.54%) Apache
2 19 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.94%) JBoss
4 11 (6.43%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.92%) NetWeaver
5 5 (2.92%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.34%) WildFly
7 3 (1.75%) IIS
7 3 (1.75%) Node.js
8 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.36%) SaaS
2 13 (7.60%) PaaS
3 12 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.17%) GitHub
6 2 (1.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.13%) TCP/IP
2 25 (14.62%) SAN
3 22 (12.87%) HTTP
4 21 (12.28%) Firewall
5 13 (7.60%) tcpdump
6 10 (5.85%) DNS
6 10 (5.85%) Internet
7 8 (4.68%) DHCP
8 6 (3.51%) IP Telephony
8 6 (3.51%) SSL
8 6 (3.51%) VPN
8 6 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (2.92%) FCoE
9 5 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (2.92%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.92%) NAS
10 3 (1.75%) SSH
10 3 (1.75%) Telnet
11 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.58%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.87%) MySQL
2 17 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.02%) Big Data
3 12 (7.02%) Data Mining
4 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.75%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.17%) Riak
7 2 (1.17%) Voldemort
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.58%) Redis
8 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (9.36%) Jenkins
1 16 (9.36%) Maven
2 15 (8.77%) Ant
3 14 (8.19%) Eclipse
4 13 (7.60%) Gradle
4 13 (7.60%) IntelliJ
5 9 (5.26%) JMeter
6 6 (3.51%) Selenium
7 5 (2.92%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.75%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (1.75%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.17%) JIRA
10 2 (1.17%) JUnit
10 2 (1.17%) NUnit
11 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.58%) Hudson
General
1 26 (15.20%) Telecoms
2 20 (11.70%) Finance
3 15 (8.77%) Advertising
4 14 (8.19%) Marketing
5 6 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.17%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (15.20%) Software Engineer
2 23 (13.45%) Developer
3 20 (11.70%) Analyst
4 16 (9.36%) Administrator
5 12 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (7.02%) Support Specialist
6 11 (6.43%) DBA
6 11 (6.43%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.43%) Team Leader
6 11 (6.43%) Test Analyst
7 10 (5.85%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (5.85%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
9 8 (4.68%) Architect
9 8 (4.68%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.96%) HTML
2 22 (12.87%) Web Services
3 18 (10.53%) CSS
4 16 (9.36%) RESTful
5 15 (8.77%) J2EE
6 14 (8.19%) Hibernate
6 14 (8.19%) Spring
7 13 (7.60%) HTML5
7 13 (7.60%) XML
8 12 (7.02%) REST
9 10 (5.85%) SOAP
10 6 (3.51%) Ext JS
10 6 (3.51%) LAPP Stack
10 6 (3.51%) Middleware
10 6 (3.51%) Spring Security
10 6 (3.51%) Velocity
11 5 (2.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (2.92%) SAP Basis
11 5 (2.92%) WSDL
12 4 (2.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.45%) Clustering
3 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.85%) Grid Computing
5 9 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.92%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.34%) Streaming Video
8 3 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.17%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.17%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.58%) DTV
10 1 (0.58%) Fintech
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 128 (74.85%) Linux
2 51 (29.82%) Windows
3 28 (16.37%) Solaris
4 19 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.94%) Windows Server
7 15 (8.77%) AIX
8 12 (7.02%) Android
9 11 (6.43%) Apple iOS
10 9 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.34%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.17%) VMS
12 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.58%) HPUX
13 1 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
3 33 (19.30%) SDLC
4 28 (16.37%) Scrum
5 26 (15.20%) ITIL
6 17 (9.94%) ETL
7 15 (8.77%) Functional Programming
8 14 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (8.19%) High Availability
8 14 (8.19%) Service Delivery
9 12 (7.02%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.02%) Mobile Marketing
10 11 (6.43%) Automated Testing
10 11 (6.43%) Online Security
10 11 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (6.43%) Test Scripting
11 10 (5.85%) Data Analysis
11 10 (5.85%) Machine Learning
12 9 (5.26%) Coaching
12 9 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.92%) Java
2 49 (28.65%) SQL
3 39 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 38 (22.22%) Python
5 32 (18.71%) C++
6 24 (14.04%) C
7 23 (13.45%) Perl
8 17 (9.94%) PHP
9 15 (8.77%) Erlang
9 15 (8.77%) Haskell
9 15 (8.77%) Lisp
10 13 (7.60%) Bash Shell
10 13 (7.60%) Shell Script
11 10 (5.85%) PL/SQL
11 10 (5.85%) Scala
12 8 (4.68%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.34%) C#
14 2 (1.17%) Clojure
14 2 (1.17%) SystemTap
15 1 (0.58%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (7.02%) ISEB
2 11 (6.43%) Degree
2 11 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.26%) SAP Certification
4 7 (4.09%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.09%) RHCE
5 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.75%) MCSA
6 3 (1.75%) SCSA
6 3 (1.75%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.79%) QA
2 10 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (5.26%) ISO 9001
3 9 (5.26%) ISO22301
4 5 (2.92%) SLA
5 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 13 (7.60%) Active Directory
1 13 (7.60%) Snort
1 13 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.26%) vSphere
3 6 (3.51%) Docker
3 6 (3.51%) NFS
4 5 (2.92%) Samba
4 5 (2.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.75%) Firmware
5 3 (1.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.75%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) NetBackup
2 7 (4.09%) Tivoli
2 7 (4.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (3.51%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (2.92%) Puppet
5 4 (2.34%) Rundeck
6 3 (1.75%) Ansible
7 2 (1.17%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.17%) Nessus
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.17%) SCCM
7 2 (1.17%) WSUS
8 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 48 (28.07%) Oracle
2 32 (18.71%) VMware
3 31 (18.13%) Red Hat
4 30 (17.54%) Microsoft
5 21 (12.28%) HP
6 19 (11.11%) Veritas
7 16 (9.36%) SAP
8 12 (7.02%) IBM
9 11 (6.43%) Cisco
10 8 (4.68%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.09%) Avaya
11 7 (4.09%) EMC
12 6 (3.51%) NetApp
13 5 (2.92%) Axway
13 5 (2.92%) Dell
13 5 (2.92%) Remedy
13 5 (2.92%) Sun
13 5 (2.92%) Sybase
14 2 (1.17%) Qualys
14 2 (1.17%) Symantec
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