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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 36 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 66 94 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.37% 7.56% 7.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.16% 30.42% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 55 91 51
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £50,000 £45,000
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
285 309 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.21% 24.84% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 259 284 274
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 66 £40,000 +6.66% 5
UNIX
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UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 60 (46.51%) VMware
2 54 (41.86%) Oracle
3 52 (40.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (37.98%) Microsoft
5 46 (35.66%) HP
6 45 (34.88%) Linux
7 42 (32.56%) Windows
8 37 (28.68%) SAN
9 35 (27.13%) Security Cleared
10 33 (25.58%) Advertising
11 29 (22.48%) Cisco
12 27 (20.93%) SQL
13 26 (20.16%) SC Cleared
13 26 (20.16%) vCloud
14 25 (19.38%) Citrix
14 25 (19.38%) MetaFrame
14 25 (19.38%) Terminal Services
14 25 (19.38%) Remedy
15 24 (18.60%) Symantec
15 24 (18.60%) Norton AntiVirus
16 22 (17.05%) Dell
17 21 (16.28%) Solaris
18 20 (15.50%) AIX
18 20 (15.50%) EMC
18 20 (15.50%) Red Hat
18 20 (15.50%) NetApp
19 18 (13.95%) Java
19 18 (13.95%) MS Excel
19 18 (13.95%) NetBackup
19 18 (13.95%) Backup Exec

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (12.40%) Apache
2 9 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.20%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.10%) Drupal
5 2 (1.55%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (28.68%) SAN
2 9 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.98%) Firewall
3 6 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.10%) Internet
4 4 (3.10%) HTTP
5 3 (2.33%) NAS
5 3 (2.33%) LDAP
5 3 (2.33%) FTP
5 3 (2.33%) VoIP
5 3 (2.33%) DVB
6 2 (1.55%) Wireless
6 2 (1.55%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) FWSM
7 1 (0.78%) VPN
7 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.78%) LAN
7 1 (0.78%) WAN
7 1 (0.78%) DHCP
7 1 (0.78%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) MySQL
3 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.55%) DB2
4 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.55%) Big Data
4 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) MaxDB
5 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.78%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Ant
2 7 (5.43%) Subversion
3 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.88%) JIRA
4 3 (2.33%) Hudson
4 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.33%) Selenium
4 3 (2.33%) Maven
5 2 (1.55%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.55%) JUnit
5 2 (1.55%) JBehave
5 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.55%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 33 (25.58%) Advertising
2 17 (13.18%) Legal
3 7 (5.43%) Local Government
4 5 (3.88%) Finance
5 4 (3.10%) Back Office
6 3 (2.33%) Marketing
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (16.28%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 17 (13.18%) Analyst
3 13 (10.08%) Developer
4 12 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Storage Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 6 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (4.65%) Systems Manager
6 6 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 6 (4.65%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
7 5 (3.88%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.88%) Consultant
7 5 (3.88%) Administrator
7 5 (3.88%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (3.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.63%) XML
2 9 (6.98%) LAMP
3 7 (5.43%) HTML
3 7 (5.43%) Web Services
4 6 (4.65%) jQuery
5 5 (3.88%) Spring
6 4 (3.10%) JSON
6 4 (3.10%) CSS
6 4 (3.10%) J2EE
6 4 (3.10%) HTML5
7 3 (2.33%) Middleware
8 2 (1.55%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.55%) SOAP
9 1 (0.78%) Mojolicious
9 1 (0.78%) RESTful
9 1 (0.78%) Struts2
9 1 (0.78%) XBRL
9 1 (0.78%) CGI
9 1 (0.78%) Struts
9 1 (0.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Clustering
2 8 (6.20%) HACMP
3 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.88%) DTV
4 5 (3.88%) PKI
5 4 (3.10%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.33%) IPTV
6 3 (2.33%) STB
7 2 (1.55%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.88%) Linux
2 42 (32.56%) Windows
3 21 (16.28%) Solaris
4 20 (15.50%) AIX
5 16 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.65%) HPUX
7 5 (3.88%) SUSE
8 2 (1.55%) CentOS
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.63%) ITIL
2 14 (10.85%) Network Design
3 13 (10.08%) Service Management
4 8 (6.20%) Scrum
5 6 (4.65%) TDD
5 6 (4.65%) Change Management
6 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.10%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.10%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.10%) Matrix Management
7 4 (3.10%) UML
8 3 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.33%) OO
8 3 (2.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.33%) Migration
8 3 (2.33%) TOGAF
9 2 (1.55%) Data Analysis
9 2 (1.55%) Automated Testing
9 2 (1.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) SQL
2 18 (13.95%) Java
3 16 (12.40%) Perl
3 16 (12.40%) PowerShell
4 11 (8.53%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.20%) Python
7 6 (4.65%) PowerHouse
7 6 (4.65%) C
7 6 (4.65%) C++
8 3 (2.33%) Korn
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
9 2 (1.55%) XPath
9 2 (1.55%) Groovy
9 2 (1.55%) XQuery
9 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) Scala
10 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.78%) ABAP
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (27.13%) Security Cleared
2 26 (20.16%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.40%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.65%) VCP5
6 5 (3.88%) Degree
7 4 (3.10%) ISEB
8 2 (1.55%) GCIA
8 2 (1.55%) GCFW
8 2 (1.55%) GCWN
8 2 (1.55%) GIAC
8 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.55%) CISSP
8 2 (1.55%) RHCE
9 1 (0.78%) CCNP
9 1 (0.78%) CCNA
9 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 52 (40.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (20.16%) vCloud
3 25 (19.38%) MetaFrame
3 25 (19.38%) Terminal Services
4 16 (12.40%) Hyper-V
4 16 (12.40%) XenServer
4 16 (12.40%) XenDesktop
4 16 (12.40%) vSphere
5 11 (8.53%) VMware ESX
6 7 (5.43%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (5.43%) UAG
7 4 (3.10%) Xen
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (3.10%) PowerHA
8 3 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.55%) Active Directory
9 2 (1.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (18.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 18 (13.95%) NetBackup
2 18 (13.95%) Backup Exec
3 16 (12.40%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (6.98%) SCCM
5 8 (6.20%) WSUS
5 8 (6.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (6.20%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (5.43%) MIMEsweeper
7 6 (4.65%) Puppet
8 5 (3.88%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.10%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (2.33%) OpenSSO
10 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (2.33%) Nagios
11 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 60 (46.51%) VMware
2 54 (41.86%) Oracle
3 49 (37.98%) Microsoft
4 46 (35.66%) HP
5 29 (22.48%) Cisco
6 25 (19.38%) Citrix
6 25 (19.38%) Remedy
7 24 (18.60%) Symantec
8 22 (17.05%) Dell
9 20 (15.50%) EMC
9 20 (15.50%) Red Hat
9 20 (15.50%) NetApp
10 10 (7.75%) IBM
11 9 (6.98%) Sophos
11 9 (6.98%) McAfee
12 8 (6.20%) Sybase
13 7 (5.43%) Websense
13 7 (5.43%) Clearswift
14 6 (4.65%) Capita
14 6 (4.65%) Brocade
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago