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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 44 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 60 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.39% 5.20% 6.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.42% 22.78% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 68
Average salary £42,055 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.13% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £28,000 £29,375
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
416 259 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.41% 22.82% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 339 237 253
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,200 £47,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 56 £42,500 +6.25% 7
West Wales - 3 £42,055 -
North Wales - 1 - -
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 60 (60.61%) Linux
2 37 (37.37%) Windows
3 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 23 (23.23%) Apache
5 23 (23.23%) Java
5 23 (23.23%) MySQL
6 22 (22.22%) Oracle
7 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 20 (20.20%) SQL
8 20 (20.20%) C++
9 19 (19.19%) Finance
9 19 (19.19%) Advertising
9 19 (19.19%) Marketing
9 19 (19.19%) PaaS
9 19 (19.19%) Big Data
9 19 (19.19%) Mobile Marketing
10 17 (17.17%) Firewall
10 17 (17.17%) C
11 16 (16.16%) HTTP
11 16 (16.16%) VMware
12 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
12 15 (15.15%) Solaris
12 15 (15.15%) ITIL
13 14 (14.14%) Web Services
13 14 (14.14%) HTML
13 14 (14.14%) Data Mining
13 14 (14.14%) Internet
14 13 (13.13%) Python
14 13 (13.13%) JavaScript

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 23 (23.23%) Apache
2 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.05%) IIS
4 5 (5.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.03%) JBoss
6 2 (2.02%) Documentum
6 2 (2.02%) SAS
6 2 (2.02%) Confluence
7 1 (1.01%) Lync
7 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Office
2 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Project
3 2 (2.02%) SPSS
3 2 (2.02%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.19%) PaaS
2 10 (10.10%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 17 (17.17%) Firewall
3 16 (16.16%) HTTP
4 14 (14.14%) Internet
5 6 (6.06%) Wireshark
5 6 (6.06%) tcpdump
6 5 (5.05%) VLAN
6 5 (5.05%) SAN
6 5 (5.05%) VoIP
7 4 (4.04%) SSL
8 3 (3.03%) DNS
8 3 (3.03%) WAN
8 3 (3.03%) LAN
9 2 (2.02%) SNMP
9 2 (2.02%) DHCP
9 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.02%) Wireless
9 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.01%) Network Security
10 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.23%) MySQL
2 19 (19.19%) Big Data
3 14 (14.14%) Data Mining
4 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 8 (8.08%) Couchbase
6 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.05%) Redis
8 5 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.04%) Informix
10 3 (3.03%) CouchDB
10 3 (3.03%) SQLPlus
11 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.02%) DB2
11 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.02%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Subversion
1 8 (8.08%) Ant
2 6 (6.06%) JUnit
2 6 (6.06%) Maven
3 5 (5.05%) EasyMock
3 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.05%) Mockito
4 3 (3.03%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.02%) Fiddler
5 2 (2.02%) GCC
5 2 (2.02%) GDB
5 2 (2.02%) Automake
5 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.02%) TestLink
6 1 (1.01%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.01%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
1 19 (19.19%) Advertising
1 19 (19.19%) Marketing
2 6 (6.06%) Welsh Language
3 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Analyst
2 16 (16.16%) Software Engineer
3 15 (15.15%) Developer
4 10 (10.10%) Architect
5 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.06%) Administrator
8 6 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.05%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.05%) Support Specialist
9 5 (5.05%) UNIX Specialist
9 5 (5.05%) Security Architect
9 5 (5.05%) UNIX Support
9 5 (5.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.05%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.04%) UNIX Administrator
10 4 (4.04%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) HTML
1 14 (14.14%) Web Services
2 9 (9.09%) Spring
3 7 (7.07%) CSS
4 6 (6.06%) POSIX
4 6 (6.06%) Ajax
4 6 (6.06%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.06%) Pthreads
5 5 (5.05%) RESTful
5 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.05%) JDO
5 5 (5.05%) jQuery
5 5 (5.05%) JPA
5 5 (5.05%) JDBC
6 4 (4.04%) XML
6 4 (4.04%) PCRE
7 3 (3.03%) SOAP
7 3 (3.03%) .NET
7 3 (3.03%) COM
7 3 (3.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Algorithms
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.07%) Clustering
4 7 (7.07%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.06%) iSeries
6 5 (5.05%) iPad
6 5 (5.05%) Wiki
7 4 (4.04%) Life Science
8 3 (3.03%) Data Integration
8 3 (3.03%) AS400
8 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
9 2 (2.02%) Grid Computing
9 2 (2.02%) DTV
10 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.01%) Economics
10 1 (1.01%) Statistics
10 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.01%) iPhone
10 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (60.61%) Linux
2 37 (37.37%) Windows
3 15 (15.15%) Solaris
4 11 (11.11%) AIX
5 8 (8.08%) CentOS
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) Debian
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.01%) Android
9 1 (1.01%) HPUX
9 1 (1.01%) OS/400
9 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.01%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 19 (19.19%) Mobile Marketing
4 15 (15.15%) ITIL
5 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.11%) BDD
7 10 (10.10%) TDD
8 8 (8.08%) MVC
8 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.08%) Refactoring
9 7 (7.07%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.07%) Product Management
9 7 (7.07%) OO
10 6 (6.06%) Service Management
10 6 (6.06%) Information Security
10 6 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.05%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (5.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) Java
2 20 (20.20%) C++
2 20 (20.20%) SQL
3 17 (17.17%) C
4 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.13%) Python
5 10 (10.10%) Perl
6 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.05%) PHP
7 5 (5.05%) COBOL
8 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.02%) R
9 2 (2.02%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.02%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.02%) Ruby
9 2 (2.02%) Korn
9 2 (2.02%) Erlang
9 2 (2.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
2 7 (7.07%) RHCE
3 6 (6.06%) SAP Certification
4 4 (4.04%) ISEB
5 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CISMP
6 1 (1.01%) MCTS
6 1 (1.01%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CISSP
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) MCP
6 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.01%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.07%) SLA
3 6 (6.06%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.05%) QA
5 1 (1.01%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.04%) iptables
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Server
3 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) Firmware
3 2 (2.02%) Snort
4 1 (1.01%) Squid
4 1 (1.01%) Xen
4 1 (1.01%) Samba
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Nessus
2 6 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.03%) Nagios
3 3 (3.03%) Nmap
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.02%) Puppet
4 2 (2.02%) Ansible
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.01%) WSUS
5 1 (1.01%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Oracle
2 16 (16.16%) VMware
3 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.08%) Veritas
6 7 (7.07%) IBM
6 7 (7.07%) HP
7 6 (6.06%) SAP
8 5 (5.05%) Sybase
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco
8 5 (5.05%) hybris
8 5 (5.05%) Qualys
8 5 (5.05%) LogRhythm
9 4 (4.04%) Remedy
10 3 (3.03%) Dell
10 3 (3.03%) EMC
11 2 (2.02%) Citrix
11 2 (2.02%) NetApp
11 2 (2.02%) BMC
11 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Linc Cymru
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago