The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 17 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 12.78% 1.85% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.24% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
UNIX
South 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 Torfaen region.

Operating Systems Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 63.16% 42.59% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 84 22 15
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -25.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

UNIX
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Torfaen

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Torfaen

UNIX
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
Cwmbran +3 17 £30,000 +7.14%
UNIX
South Wales

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Marketing
3 12 (52.17%) Advertising
3 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
3 12 (52.17%) Mobile Marketing
4 11 (47.83%) Big Data
4 11 (47.83%) PaaS
4 11 (47.83%) Data Mining
5 10 (43.48%) VoIP
5 10 (43.48%) Solaris
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle
6 9 (39.13%) Apache
7 8 (34.78%) SaaS
8 7 (30.43%) C++
9 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 6 (26.09%) C
9 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) Node.js
10 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
11 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
11 4 (17.39%) Windows
11 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
12 3 (13.04%) Finance
12 3 (13.04%) Selenium
12 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
12 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
12 3 (13.04%) Perl

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 9 (39.13%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) PaaS
2 8 (34.78%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Big Data
1 11 (47.83%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 12 (52.17%) Advertising
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Technical Support
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Support Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) PCRE
3 2 (8.70%) POSIX
3 2 (8.70%) Pthreads
3 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Solaris
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
1 12 (52.17%) Mobile Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C++
2 6 (26.09%) C
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Borland