The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 50 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 73 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.42% 3.74% 6.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.39% 14.46% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 46
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
358 332 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.60% 25.86% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 322 306 248
Average salary £33,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
UK

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 +13 68 £34,000 -20.00% 5
West Wales +13 5 - - 1
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 66 (50.00%) Linux
2 59 (44.70%) VMware
3 41 (31.06%) Windows
4 39 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (25.00%) SQL
5 33 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 32 (24.24%) Oracle
7 31 (23.48%) HP
8 28 (21.21%) ITIL
9 26 (19.70%) Red Hat
10 25 (18.94%) Firewall
11 23 (17.42%) Perl
12 22 (16.67%) Cisco
12 22 (16.67%) Finance
13 21 (15.91%) Security Cleared
14 19 (14.39%) Advertising
14 19 (14.39%) TCP/IP
15 18 (13.64%) SAN
15 18 (13.64%) Java
15 18 (13.64%) XML
15 18 (13.64%) Degree
15 18 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
17 16 (12.12%) Web Services
17 16 (12.12%) AIX
17 16 (12.12%) Python
17 16 (12.12%) Solaris
18 15 (11.36%) LAMP
18 15 (11.36%) Clustering
19 14 (10.61%) SLA

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 13 (9.85%) Apache
2 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (2.27%) ColdFusion
3 3 (2.27%) IIS
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.76%) Confluence
5 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.61%) SaaS
2 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.94%) Firewall
2 19 (14.39%) TCP/IP
3 18 (13.64%) SAN
4 13 (9.85%) HTTP
5 12 (9.09%) tcpdump
6 10 (7.58%) Wireshark
7 8 (6.06%) VLAN
8 7 (5.30%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.30%) BGP
8 7 (5.30%) EIGRP
9 6 (4.55%) LAN
9 6 (4.55%) VPN
9 6 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (4.55%) FWSM
10 5 (3.79%) HSRP
10 5 (3.79%) Network Security
10 5 (3.79%) SNMP
10 5 (3.79%) VRRP
10 5 (3.79%) IPsec
11 4 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) MySQL
2 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.52%) DB2
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.52%) Riak
5 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) MaxDB
6 1 (0.76%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.06%) PowerBuilder
1 8 (6.06%) JIRA
2 6 (4.55%) Subversion
3 5 (3.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.79%) Ant
4 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.27%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.27%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.27%) Maven
5 2 (1.52%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.52%) JUnit
5 2 (1.52%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.52%) JBehave
5 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.52%) Selenium
5 2 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.52%) Hudson
5 2 (1.52%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.76%) Fiddler
General
1 22 (16.67%) Finance
2 19 (14.39%) Advertising
3 12 (9.09%) Welsh Language
4 9 (6.82%) Legal
4 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.55%) Back Office
6 5 (3.79%) Retail
7 3 (2.27%) Billing
7 3 (2.27%) French Language
7 3 (2.27%) German Language
7 3 (2.27%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.27%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (14.39%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (13.64%) Administrator
3 17 (12.88%) Analyst
4 13 (9.85%) Developer
5 12 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.82%) Network Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) C++ Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Network Support
10 6 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
10 6 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.64%) XML
2 16 (12.12%) Web Services
3 15 (11.36%) LAMP
4 5 (3.79%) JSON
5 3 (2.27%) jQuery
5 3 (2.27%) HTML
6 2 (1.52%) Middleware
6 2 (1.52%) SOAP
6 2 (1.52%) CGI
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.52%) RESTful
6 2 (1.52%) MapReduce
6 2 (1.52%) Mojolicious
7 1 (0.76%) JSR 170
7 1 (0.76%) JAX-WS
7 1 (0.76%) MooTools
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Wicket
7 1 (0.76%) OAuth
7 1 (0.76%) Spring
7 1 (0.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Clustering
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.55%) HACMP
4 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.79%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.79%) DTV
4 5 (3.79%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.27%) STB
6 2 (1.52%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.52%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) PKI
6 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (50.00%) Linux
2 41 (31.06%) Windows
3 18 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (12.12%) AIX
4 16 (12.12%) Solaris
5 11 (8.33%) Debian
6 10 (7.58%) CentOS
7 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.55%) HPUX
8 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.27%) SUSE
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) OS/2
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) ITIL
2 11 (8.33%) Scrum
3 10 (7.58%) UML
4 9 (6.82%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.06%) Network Design
6 7 (5.30%) TDD
7 6 (4.55%) Service Management
7 6 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (3.79%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.79%) Matrix Management
8 5 (3.79%) OO
8 5 (3.79%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.79%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.79%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.03%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.00%) SQL
2 23 (17.42%) Perl
3 18 (13.64%) Java
4 16 (12.12%) Python
5 14 (10.61%) C++
6 9 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.79%) C
9 3 (2.27%) Erlang
9 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.52%) XPath
10 2 (1.52%) Ruby
10 2 (1.52%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.52%) VC++
10 2 (1.52%) XQuery
10 2 (1.52%) Scala
10 2 (1.52%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.64%) Degree
3 13 (9.85%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.30%) CCNP
5 7 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.55%) SAP Certification
6 6 (4.55%) ISEB
7 5 (3.79%) RHCE
8 3 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (1.52%) GIAC
9 2 (1.52%) GCIA
9 2 (1.52%) GCFW
9 2 (1.52%) GCWN
9 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.52%) CISSP
9 2 (1.52%) CCNA
9 2 (1.52%) VCP5
10 1 (0.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) SLA
2 5 (3.79%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.33%) vCloud
3 8 (6.06%) Nmap
4 7 (5.30%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.79%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (3.03%) MetaFrame
6 4 (3.03%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.03%) VirtualBox
7 3 (2.27%) vSphere
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.27%) XenServer
7 3 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.27%) Xen
7 3 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.76%) UAG
8 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
1 11 (8.33%) Nagios
2 8 (6.06%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.06%) Nessus
3 6 (4.55%) Puppet
4 5 (3.79%) SCOM
4 5 (3.79%) BMC Performance Manager
4 5 (3.79%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (3.79%) BladeLogic
4 5 (3.79%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.27%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.52%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.76%) WSUS
8 1 (0.76%) SCCM
8 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (44.70%) VMware
2 33 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (24.24%) Oracle
4 31 (23.48%) HP
5 26 (19.70%) Red Hat
6 22 (16.67%) Cisco
7 14 (10.61%) IBM
7 14 (10.61%) NetApp
8 13 (9.85%) EMC
9 12 (9.09%) Dell
9 12 (9.09%) BMC
10 9 (6.82%) Remedy
11 8 (6.06%) Sybase
12 7 (5.30%) SAP
13 5 (3.79%) F5
13 5 (3.79%) Citrix
13 5 (3.79%) Fujitsu
14 4 (3.03%) Symantec
14 4 (3.03%) T-Plan
15 3 (2.27%) SolarWinds
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