The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 40 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 65 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.84% 4.31% 5.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.70% 14.85% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 55
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,490 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,548 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.86%
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
314 404 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.40% 29.00% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 263 346 322
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,980
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Wales

Unix
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 63 £40,000 +37.93% 1
North Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 100 (65.36%) Linux
2 60 (39.22%) Windows
3 53 (34.64%) Oracle
4 47 (30.72%) SQL
4 47 (30.72%) Java
5 44 (28.76%) VMware
6 43 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 30 (19.61%) Remedy
10 29 (18.95%) HP
11 28 (18.30%) High Availability
12 27 (17.65%) Security Cleared
12 27 (17.65%) Python
13 26 (16.99%) C++
14 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
14 25 (16.34%) Shell Script
15 22 (14.38%) SAN
15 22 (14.38%) Telecoms
16 21 (13.73%) Remedy ITSM
16 21 (13.73%) MySQL
16 21 (13.73%) MS Excel
16 21 (13.73%) Apache
16 21 (13.73%) SC Cleared
17 20 (13.07%) C
18 19 (12.42%) SQL Server
18 19 (12.42%) ITIL
19 18 (11.76%) Advertising
19 18 (11.76%) PowerShell
19 18 (11.76%) Oracle Database

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (13.73%) Apache
2 13 (8.50%) JBoss
3 5 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.61%) SAS
4 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.31%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.31%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.46%) PaaS
3 14 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.58%) IaaS
5 6 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.96%) Office 365
7 2 (1.31%) SaaS
8 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.38%) SAN
2 16 (10.46%) Firewall
3 14 (9.15%) PuTTY
4 13 (8.50%) HTTP
4 13 (8.50%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.54%) NAS
6 8 (5.23%) SSH
6 8 (5.23%) Telnet
7 7 (4.58%) Internet
7 7 (4.58%) SNMP
8 6 (3.92%) DNS
9 5 (3.27%) VLAN
10 4 (2.61%) tcpdump
10 4 (2.61%) VPN
11 3 (1.96%) DHCP
11 3 (1.96%) LAN
11 3 (1.96%) WAN
12 2 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (1.31%) Network Security
12 2 (1.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.73%) MySQL
2 19 (12.42%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 16 (10.46%) Big Data
5 15 (9.80%) Data Mining
6 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.54%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (5.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.27%) SQLPlus
9 4 (2.61%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.65%) Redis
12 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Subversion
2 10 (6.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.23%) Maven
3 8 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.58%) Ant
4 7 (4.58%) Selenium
5 6 (3.92%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.61%) Gradle
6 4 (2.61%) JIRA
7 3 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.96%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.31%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.31%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.31%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.65%) FishEye
9 1 (0.65%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.65%) JUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (14.38%) Telecoms
2 18 (11.76%) Advertising
3 16 (10.46%) Finance
4 15 (9.80%) Marketing
5 7 (4.58%) Welsh Language
6 5 (3.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (16.34%) Software Engineer
2 21 (13.73%) Developer
3 20 (13.07%) Analyst
4 16 (10.46%) Security Engineer
5 13 (8.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (7.84%) DBA
6 12 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Administrator
8 9 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 9 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) C Software Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) C++ Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) Monitoring Specialist
10 7 (4.58%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (4.58%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.80%) HTML
2 11 (7.19%) CGI
2 11 (7.19%) J2EE
3 9 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (5.88%) Spring
3 9 (5.88%) Web Services
4 8 (5.23%) Hibernate
4 8 (5.23%) HTML5
4 8 (5.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (5.23%) Oracle Streams
5 6 (3.92%) CSS
6 5 (3.27%) REST
7 4 (2.61%) Java EE
7 4 (2.61%) jQuery
7 4 (2.61%) RESTful
7 4 (2.61%) Servlets
7 4 (2.61%) SOAP
7 4 (2.61%) WSDL
7 4 (2.61%) XML
8 3 (1.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.23%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.58%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.92%) Clustering
3 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.27%) Fintech
4 5 (3.27%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.61%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.61%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.96%) Grid Computing
6 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.31%) CMDB
7 2 (1.31%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.65%) Derivative
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 100 (65.36%) Linux
2 60 (39.22%) Windows
3 18 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.15%) Solaris
5 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.23%) Android
6 8 (5.23%) Apple iOS
6 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.61%) CentOS
9 3 (1.96%) AIX
9 3 (1.96%) HPUX
10 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 28 (18.30%) High Availability
4 19 (12.42%) ITIL
5 17 (11.11%) DevOps
6 15 (9.80%) E-Commerce
6 15 (9.80%) Mobile Marketing
7 14 (9.15%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (9.15%) Incident Management
8 13 (8.50%) ITSM
8 13 (8.50%) Test Scripting
9 11 (7.19%) Functional Programming
9 11 (7.19%) Online Security
9 11 (7.19%) SDLC
10 10 (6.54%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.88%) OO
11 9 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.72%) Java
1 47 (30.72%) SQL
2 27 (17.65%) Python
3 26 (16.99%) C++
4 25 (16.34%) Shell Script
5 20 (13.07%) C
6 18 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.80%) Perl
7 15 (9.80%) PL/SQL
8 11 (7.19%) Erlang
8 11 (7.19%) PHP
9 7 (4.58%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.92%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.61%) Haskell
11 4 (2.61%) Lisp
12 2 (1.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.65%) ABAP
13 1 (0.65%) C#
13 1 (0.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.54%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (3.92%) Degree
6 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.31%) CCENT
7 2 (1.31%) CCNA
7 2 (1.31%) CCNP
7 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.31%) ISEB
7 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.31%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.31%) MCSE
7 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.80%) SLA
2 12 (7.84%) QA
3 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.15%) XenDesktop
3 13 (8.50%) vSphere
4 11 (7.19%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (5.88%) vCloud
5 9 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.88%) XenServer
6 8 (5.23%) Oracle Clusterware
7 6 (3.92%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
8 5 (3.27%) MetaFrame
8 5 (3.27%) XenApp
9 4 (2.61%) Snort
10 2 (1.31%) Docker
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) NetBackup
1 10 (6.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (5.23%) BladeLogic
3 8 (5.23%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (5.23%) Data Guard
3 8 (5.23%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (5.23%) Oracle Statspack
4 7 (4.58%) AppManager
4 7 (4.58%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (4.58%) Puppet
5 5 (3.27%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.27%) Rundeck
5 5 (3.27%) WSUS
6 3 (1.96%) Ansible
7 2 (1.31%) Nagios
8 1 (0.65%) OpenView
Vendors
1 53 (34.64%) Oracle
2 44 (28.76%) VMware
3 30 (19.61%) Remedy
4 29 (18.95%) HP
5 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
6 15 (9.80%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.15%) Citrix
8 11 (7.19%) Cisco
9 10 (6.54%) NetApp
10 9 (5.88%) Symantec
11 8 (5.23%) BMC
11 8 (5.23%) Brocade
11 8 (5.23%) Sybase
12 7 (4.58%) IBM
12 7 (4.58%) NetIQ
13 6 (3.92%) 3PAR
13 6 (3.92%) Intel Security
14 5 (3.27%) ServiceNow
14 5 (3.27%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.96%) Google
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