The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 70 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 39 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.92% 5.22% 3.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 21.59% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 40
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UNIX
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
379 264 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.41% 24.20% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 314 237 244
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

UNIX
Salary Trend in Wales

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Wales

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Wales

UNIX
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 -30 29 £37,500 +7.14% 11
North Wales +6 10 £82,500 - 1
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 48 (52.17%) Linux
2 39 (42.39%) Windows
3 28 (30.43%) SQL
4 27 (29.35%) Java
4 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 23 (25.00%) C
6 23 (25.00%) C++
6 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 20 (21.74%) MySQL
7 20 (21.74%) Oracle
8 19 (20.65%) Apache
8 19 (20.65%) Advertising
8 19 (20.65%) Marketing
8 19 (20.65%) Mobile Marketing
9 17 (18.48%) Big Data
9 17 (18.48%) PaaS
9 17 (18.48%) Python
9 17 (18.48%) HTTP
10 16 (17.39%) HTML
10 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 14 (15.22%) Degree
11 14 (15.22%) Finance
11 14 (15.22%) Web Services
11 14 (15.22%) BDD
12 13 (14.13%) Perl
13 12 (13.04%) Data Mining
13 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
13 12 (13.04%) CentOS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 19 (20.65%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) Confluence
3 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.17%) SAS
5 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.17%) Lync
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Project
1 2 (2.17%) MS Office
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.17%) SPSS
1 2 (2.17%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.48%) PaaS
2 7 (7.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (18.48%) HTTP
3 11 (11.96%) Wireshark
4 10 (10.87%) SAN
4 10 (10.87%) Firewall
5 9 (9.78%) Internet
6 8 (8.70%) tcpdump
7 5 (5.43%) SSL
7 5 (5.43%) VLAN
8 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.35%) NAS
8 4 (4.35%) VoIP
9 3 (3.26%) DNS
9 3 (3.26%) FCoE
9 3 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.17%) SNMP
10 2 (2.17%) Wireless
10 2 (2.17%) SSH
10 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) MySQL
2 17 (18.48%) Big Data
3 12 (13.04%) Data Mining
4 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.43%) Redis
6 5 (5.43%) Couchbase
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.35%) Informix
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.17%) DataStage
9 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Subversion
2 7 (7.61%) JIRA
3 6 (6.52%) Fiddler
3 6 (6.52%) Maven
3 6 (6.52%) Ant
3 6 (6.52%) JUnit
3 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.52%) TestLink
4 5 (5.43%) EasyMock
4 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.43%) Mockito
5 3 (3.26%) GCC
5 3 (3.26%) GDB
5 3 (3.26%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.26%) Automake
6 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.17%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.09%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (20.65%) Advertising
1 19 (20.65%) Marketing
2 14 (15.22%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Welsh Language
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
6 2 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (1.09%) Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Software Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Analyst
3 16 (17.39%) Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Administrator
4 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.52%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) DBA
8 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.26%) Technical Support Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) HTML
2 14 (15.22%) Web Services
3 9 (9.78%) XML
4 8 (8.70%) CSS
5 7 (7.61%) POSIX
5 7 (7.61%) Pthreads
6 6 (6.52%) SOAP
6 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.52%) Spring
6 6 (6.52%) Ajax
7 5 (5.43%) JDO
7 5 (5.43%) JDBC
7 5 (5.43%) RESTful
7 5 (5.43%) jQuery
7 5 (5.43%) JPA
7 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (4.35%) Middleware
9 3 (3.26%) HTML5
9 3 (3.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.70%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.52%) DTV
5 5 (5.43%) iPad
5 5 (5.43%) Wiki
6 4 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.35%) Clustering
7 3 (3.26%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.09%) Economics
9 1 (1.09%) Statistics
9 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.09%) iPhone
9 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.17%) Linux
2 39 (42.39%) Windows
3 12 (13.04%) CentOS
4 5 (5.43%) Solaris
5 4 (4.35%) Debian
5 4 (4.35%) AIX
5 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Android
8 1 (1.09%) HPUX
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.09%) SUSE
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 19 (20.65%) Mobile Marketing
4 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.22%) BDD
6 11 (11.96%) TDD
6 11 (11.96%) ITIL
7 8 (8.70%) Scrum
7 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.52%) Bug Management
8 6 (6.52%) Product Management
8 6 (6.52%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.52%) Test Management
8 6 (6.52%) Service Management
8 6 (6.52%) Regression Testing
9 5 (5.43%) OO
9 5 (5.43%) MVC
9 5 (5.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) SQL
2 27 (29.35%) Java
3 23 (25.00%) C
3 23 (25.00%) C++
4 17 (18.48%) Python
5 16 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.13%) Perl
7 10 (10.87%) PHP
8 7 (7.61%) Ruby
8 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.52%) Korn
9 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.26%) Erlang
10 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.17%) C#
11 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.17%) R
12 1 (1.09%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) ISEB
4 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.17%) MCTS
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.17%) MCP
5 2 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (1.09%) CCNP
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
6 1 (1.09%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.09%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.09%) RHCE
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) Basel II
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.35%) Nmap
4 3 (3.26%) Snort
5 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.09%) Squid
6 1 (1.09%) Xen
6 1 (1.09%) Firmware
6 1 (1.09%) Samba
6 1 (1.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Nagios
1 4 (4.35%) Nessus
2 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.17%) WSUS
2 2 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Ansible
3 1 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.09%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Oracle
2 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.70%) VMware
4 5 (5.43%) hybris
4 5 (5.43%) HP
5 4 (4.35%) IBM
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco
6 3 (3.26%) Dell
7 2 (2.17%) Remedy
7 2 (2.17%) BMC
7 2 (2.17%) Teradata
7 2 (2.17%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.09%) Zend
8 1 (1.09%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.09%) Mitel
8 1 (1.09%) Google
8 1 (1.09%) Netezza
8 1 (1.09%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.09%) Tableau
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Cimteq Ltd.
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on skills.
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport, Chepstow, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20-28,000 + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Wales
Amazon
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Pension
Posted: 20 days ago