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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 40 35 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 71 70 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.06% 5.41% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.98% 20.06% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 38
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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
374 349 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.68% 26.99% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 328 320 322
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 August 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 August 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 -5 69 £36,250 +6.61% 17
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 99 (71.74%) Linux
2 55 (39.86%) Oracle
3 50 (36.23%) Solaris
4 40 (28.99%) Windows
5 39 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (21.01%) SaaS
7 28 (20.29%) Red Hat
7 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
7 28 (20.29%) Apache
7 28 (20.29%) Python
8 27 (19.57%) TCP/IP
8 27 (19.57%) Java
8 27 (19.57%) VMware
9 25 (18.12%) SQL
10 21 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 20 (14.49%) Firewall
11 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
11 20 (14.49%) ITIL
12 19 (13.77%) SAP
12 19 (13.77%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (13.04%) Perl
14 17 (12.32%) Veritas
14 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
15 16 (11.59%) SAP Certification
15 16 (11.59%) HP
15 16 (11.59%) ISO 9001
16 15 (10.87%) Telecoms
16 15 (10.87%) Marketing
16 15 (10.87%) Clustering
16 15 (10.87%) Scrum

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (20.29%) Apache
2 13 (9.42%) JBoss
3 12 (8.70%) Node.js
4 10 (7.25%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.45%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.01%) SaaS
2 19 (13.77%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.80%) PaaS
4 2 (1.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.57%) TCP/IP
2 20 (14.49%) Firewall
3 14 (10.14%) SAN
3 14 (10.14%) HTTP
4 12 (8.70%) VoIP
5 10 (7.25%) Internet
6 9 (6.52%) tcpdump
7 6 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.45%) DNS
8 2 (1.45%) DHCP
8 2 (1.45%) SNMP
9 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.72%) VLAN
9 1 (0.72%) SSH
9 1 (0.72%) Wireless
9 1 (0.72%) WAN
9 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.72%) SSL
9 1 (0.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) MySQL
2 11 (7.97%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.80%) Data Mining
4 8 (5.80%) Big Data
5 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.62%) Riak
7 5 (3.62%) Voldemort
8 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.17%) SQLPlus
9 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.17%) Informix
10 2 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.72%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.72%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Ant
1 6 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 6 (4.35%) IntelliJ
1 6 (4.35%) Selenium
1 6 (4.35%) Maven
1 6 (4.35%) Gradle
1 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.72%) Zephyr
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.87%) Telecoms
1 15 (10.87%) Marketing
2 11 (7.97%) Finance
3 9 (6.52%) Advertising
4 4 (2.90%) Electronics
5 3 (2.17%) Welsh Language
5 3 (2.17%) Games
5 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.46%) Analyst
2 23 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 22 (15.94%) Support Analyst
4 19 (13.77%) Software Engineer
5 15 (10.87%) Technical Support Analyst
5 15 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) UNIX Administrator
6 11 (7.97%) Architect
6 11 (7.97%) Administrator
7 10 (7.25%) Support Specialist
7 10 (7.25%) UNIX Support
8 9 (6.52%) Security Architect
8 9 (6.52%) UNIX Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) UNIX Specialist
10 7 (5.07%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.35%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.62%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.14%) HTML
1 14 (10.14%) AngularJS
2 11 (7.97%) Web Services
3 7 (5.07%) REST
3 7 (5.07%) Spring
3 7 (5.07%) COM
3 7 (5.07%) CSS
3 7 (5.07%) J2EE
4 6 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 6 (4.35%) RESTful
5 5 (3.62%) HTML5
5 5 (3.62%) .NET
5 5 (3.62%) Middleware
6 4 (2.90%) iOS SDK
7 3 (2.17%) SOAP
8 2 (1.45%) Velocity
8 2 (1.45%) Ext JS
8 2 (1.45%) Spring Security
8 2 (1.45%) Mojolicious
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.32%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.87%) Clustering
3 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.25%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (5.07%) Data Structures
6 7 (5.07%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.62%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.90%) DTV
9 3 (2.17%) Public Cloud
9 3 (2.17%) CMDB
10 2 (1.45%) iSeries
11 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.72%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.72%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 99 (71.74%) Linux
2 50 (36.23%) Solaris
3 40 (28.99%) Windows
4 12 (8.70%) AIX
5 8 (5.80%) Android
5 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.07%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.17%) CentOS
8 3 (2.17%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.45%) HPUX
10 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
10 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.49%) ITIL
3 15 (10.87%) Scrum
3 15 (10.87%) Software Engineering
4 14 (10.14%) SDLC
5 11 (7.97%) Functional Programming
5 11 (7.97%) ETL
6 10 (7.25%) Information Security
6 10 (7.25%) Product Management
7 9 (6.52%) Mobile Marketing
7 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.52%) Change Management
8 8 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.07%) Cyber Security
9 7 (5.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (5.07%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.35%) Manual Testing
10 6 (4.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
1 28 (20.29%) Python
2 27 (19.57%) Java
3 25 (18.12%) SQL
4 18 (13.04%) Perl
5 13 (9.42%) C
5 13 (9.42%) C++
5 13 (9.42%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.97%) Haskell
7 11 (7.97%) Erlang
7 11 (7.97%) PHP
7 11 (7.97%) Lisp
8 7 (5.07%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.35%) Ruby
9 6 (4.35%) Scala
10 5 (3.62%) SystemTap
10 5 (3.62%) C#
11 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (11.59%) SAP Certification
2 12 (8.70%) Degree
3 9 (6.52%) RHCE
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (11.59%) ISO 9001
3 9 (6.52%) SLA
4 3 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.52%) Snort
2 7 (5.07%) Firmware
3 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.45%) Docker
4 2 (1.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) RHEV
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Postfix
5 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 9 (6.52%) Nessus
3 4 (2.90%) Ansible
3 4 (2.90%) Puppet
4 2 (1.45%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.72%) SCOM
5 1 (0.72%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.72%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 55 (39.86%) Oracle
2 28 (20.29%) Red Hat
3 27 (19.57%) VMware
4 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
5 19 (13.77%) SAP
6 17 (12.32%) Veritas
7 16 (11.59%) HP
8 9 (6.52%) LogRhythm
8 9 (6.52%) Qualys
8 9 (6.52%) Cisco
9 5 (3.62%) NetApp
9 5 (3.62%) Borland
10 4 (2.90%) Dell
10 4 (2.90%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.45%) IBM
11 2 (1.45%) Citrix
12 1 (0.72%) EMC
12 1 (0.72%) Avaya
12 1 (0.72%) BMC
12 1 (0.72%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £22000 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Paid for certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 25 days a/l, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Competitive plus bonus, pension, study leave etc
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago