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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 64 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 41 47 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.12% 4.78% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.35% 21.46% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 47
Average salary £38,777 £43,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £60,000 £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
396 219 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.14% 22.26% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 313 195 231
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 6 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 6 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 -32 35 £35,500 -18.39% 6
North Wales -4 5 - -
West Wales - 1 £42,055 - 3
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 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 48 (58.54%) Linux
2 31 (37.80%) Windows
3 25 (30.49%) Java
4 22 (26.83%) SQL
4 22 (26.83%) MySQL
4 22 (26.83%) E-Commerce
4 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (25.61%) C++
6 19 (23.17%) Oracle
7 18 (21.95%) C
7 18 (21.95%) Apache
8 17 (20.73%) Advertising
8 17 (20.73%) Marketing
8 17 (20.73%) PaaS
8 17 (20.73%) Big Data
8 17 (20.73%) Mobile Marketing
9 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
10 15 (18.29%) Web Services
11 14 (17.07%) HTML
11 14 (17.07%) HTTP
12 13 (15.85%) Python
12 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.85%) Degree
12 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
13 12 (14.63%) Finance
13 12 (14.63%) Data Mining
13 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
13 12 (14.63%) BDD
14 11 (13.41%) ITIL
14 11 (13.41%) Firewall

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 18 (21.95%) Apache
2 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.66%) IIS
5 3 (3.66%) JBoss
5 3 (3.66%) Confluence
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) Documentum
6 2 (2.44%) SAS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.22%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) SPSS
2 2 (2.44%) EViews
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.73%) PaaS
2 5 (6.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.07%) HTTP
3 11 (13.41%) Firewall
4 8 (9.76%) Internet
5 7 (8.54%) Wireshark
6 6 (7.32%) tcpdump
6 6 (7.32%) SAN
7 4 (4.88%) SSL
7 4 (4.88%) VLAN
8 2 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.44%) NAS
8 2 (2.44%) SNMP
8 2 (2.44%) DNS
8 2 (2.44%) Wireless
8 2 (2.44%) LAN
8 2 (2.44%) WAN
9 1 (1.22%) DHCP
9 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) MySQL
2 17 (20.73%) Big Data
3 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 12 (14.63%) Data Mining
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.54%) Couchbase
5 7 (8.54%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.10%) Redis
7 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.88%) Informix
9 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.66%) SQLPlus
10 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.44%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.44%) DataStage
10 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Subversion
1 8 (9.76%) Ant
2 6 (7.32%) JUnit
2 6 (7.32%) Maven
3 5 (6.10%) EasyMock
3 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.10%) Mockito
4 4 (4.88%) JIRA
5 3 (3.66%) Fiddler
5 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.66%) TestLink
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.44%) GCC
6 2 (2.44%) GDB
6 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.44%) Automake
7 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.22%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (20.73%) Advertising
1 17 (20.73%) Marketing
2 12 (14.63%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Welsh Language
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Software Engineer
1 18 (21.95%) Analyst
2 16 (19.51%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.10%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.10%) Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.66%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (3.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) Web Services
2 14 (17.07%) HTML
3 8 (9.76%) Spring
4 7 (8.54%) CSS
5 6 (7.32%) POSIX
5 6 (7.32%) Ajax
5 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.32%) Pthreads
6 5 (6.10%) RESTful
6 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.10%) JDO
6 5 (6.10%) jQuery
6 5 (6.10%) JPA
6 5 (6.10%) JDBC
7 4 (4.88%) SOAP
7 4 (4.88%) XML
8 2 (2.44%) .NET
8 2 (2.44%) LAMP
8 2 (2.44%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Algorithms
2 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.10%) iPad
5 5 (6.10%) Wiki
6 4 (4.88%) Life Science
6 4 (4.88%) iSeries
7 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.66%) DTV
8 2 (2.44%) AS400
8 2 (2.44%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.44%) Clustering
9 1 (1.22%) Economics
9 1 (1.22%) Statistics
9 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.22%) iPhone
9 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (58.54%) Linux
2 31 (37.80%) Windows
3 7 (8.54%) CentOS
4 6 (7.32%) Solaris
5 5 (6.10%) AIX
6 3 (3.66%) Debian
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.22%) Android
8 1 (1.22%) HPUX
8 1 (1.22%) OS/400
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) E-Commerce
1 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.73%) Mobile Marketing
3 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.63%) BDD
5 11 (13.41%) ITIL
6 10 (12.20%) TDD
7 8 (9.76%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.54%) Refactoring
8 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.54%) OO
8 7 (8.54%) MVC
9 6 (7.32%) Service Management
9 6 (7.32%) Scrum
9 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) Java
2 22 (26.83%) SQL
3 21 (25.61%) C++
4 18 (21.95%) C
5 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.85%) Python
6 10 (12.20%) Perl
7 7 (8.54%) PHP
8 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.66%) Ruby
11 3 (3.66%) Korn
11 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.66%) COBOL
12 2 (2.44%) C#
12 2 (2.44%) Erlang
12 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) VCP4
3 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.44%) RHCE
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.22%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CISMP
5 1 (1.22%) MCTS
5 1 (1.22%) CISSP
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.22%) MCSA
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 6 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.66%) Nmap
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.44%) Snort
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) Firmware
4 1 (1.22%) Samba
4 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.22%) Squid
4 1 (1.22%) Xen
4 1 (1.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Nessus
2 3 (3.66%) Nagios
3 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.22%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.22%) WSUS
3 1 (1.22%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.76%) VMware
4 5 (6.10%) hybris
4 5 (6.10%) Sybase
4 5 (6.10%) IBM
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco
5 4 (4.88%) Remedy
6 3 (3.66%) EMC
6 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.66%) HP
7 2 (2.44%) Dell
7 2 (2.44%) Veritas
7 2 (2.44%) BMC
7 2 (2.44%) Teradata
8 1 (1.22%) Mitel
8 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.22%) Netezza
8 1 (1.22%) Zend
8 1 (1.22%) Qualys
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Lorien Resourcing
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Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
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Salary: £40,217 - £43,892
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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