The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Engineer
Rank 101 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
UNIX Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1361 1244 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.84% 96.81% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1077 1109
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
South Wales -6 4 £41,250 +10.00% 1
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (80.00%) Solaris
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) SAP
4 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) SAP Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Veritas
4 6 (60.00%) Clustering
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Server Building
5 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Firmware
5 4 (40.00%) Dell

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SAP Certification
2 2 (20.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) Veritas
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
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