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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 50 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 59 73 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.19% 5.43% 3.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.39% 20.62% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 40
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,500 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £41,980 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
410 354 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.14% 26.34% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 351 317 315
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,250 £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 4 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 4 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 -11 56 £28,250 -16.29% 17
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 85 (68.55%) Linux
2 48 (38.71%) Oracle
3 43 (34.68%) Solaris
4 38 (30.65%) Windows
5 31 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (21.77%) Red Hat
6 27 (21.77%) Apache
7 25 (20.16%) VMware
7 25 (20.16%) SaaS
8 22 (17.74%) ITIL
9 21 (16.94%) Java
10 20 (16.13%) SQL
11 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
12 18 (14.52%) Python
12 18 (14.52%) TCP/IP
13 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
13 17 (13.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (12.90%) SDLC
14 16 (12.90%) Perl
14 16 (12.90%) Veritas
14 16 (12.90%) Firewall
15 15 (12.10%) MySQL
15 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (10.48%) Marketing
16 13 (10.48%) Degree
16 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
16 13 (10.48%) SAP
17 12 (9.68%) Web Services
17 12 (9.68%) AIX

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 27 (21.77%) Apache
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.87%) JBoss
3 10 (8.06%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.26%) IIS
4 9 (7.26%) Node.js
5 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.61%) Documentum
6 2 (1.61%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.16%) SaaS
2 15 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.45%) PaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.90%) Firewall
3 12 (9.68%) SAN
3 12 (9.68%) HTTP
3 12 (9.68%) VoIP
4 9 (7.26%) Internet
5 6 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (4.84%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.61%) DHCP
6 2 (1.61%) SNMP
7 1 (0.81%) DNS
7 1 (0.81%) SSL
7 1 (0.81%) LAN
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
7 1 (0.81%) VLAN
7 1 (0.81%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) MySQL
2 12 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.87%) Oracle Database
3 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.45%) Data Mining
4 8 (6.45%) Big Data
5 6 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.03%) SQLPlus
7 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.42%) Riak
8 3 (2.42%) Informix
8 3 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.42%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.42%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.42%) Voldemort
9 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Ant
1 6 (4.84%) Eclipse
1 6 (4.84%) Selenium
2 4 (3.23%) Gradle
2 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.23%) IntelliJ
2 4 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (10.48%) Marketing
2 11 (8.87%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.87%) Finance
3 9 (7.26%) Advertising
4 3 (2.42%) Games
4 3 (2.42%) Welsh Language
5 2 (1.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (28.23%) Analyst
2 25 (20.16%) Support Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Technical Support
4 15 (12.10%) Technical Support Analyst
4 15 (12.10%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Applications Support
7 10 (8.06%) Administrator
7 10 (8.06%) Architect
7 10 (8.06%) UNIX Administrator
8 9 (7.26%) UNIX Support
8 9 (7.26%) Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Security Architect
9 8 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) UNIX Specialist
10 7 (5.65%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Support Specialist
11 6 (4.84%) Test Analyst
12 5 (4.03%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.68%) Web Services
2 11 (8.87%) AngularJS
3 10 (8.06%) HTML
4 7 (5.65%) Spring
4 7 (5.65%) REST
5 5 (4.03%) Middleware
6 4 (3.23%) CSS
6 4 (3.23%) .NET
6 4 (3.23%) J2EE
6 4 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.23%) RESTful
7 3 (2.42%) HTML5
7 3 (2.42%) iOS SDK
7 3 (2.42%) Spring MVC
7 3 (2.42%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (2.42%) COM
7 3 (2.42%) SOAP
8 2 (1.61%) LAMP
8 2 (1.61%) Mojolicious
9 1 (0.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.87%) Clustering
4 9 (7.26%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (4.84%) iSeries
6 6 (4.84%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.84%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.23%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.42%) AS400
8 3 (2.42%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.42%) Life Science
8 3 (2.42%) CMDB
9 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 85 (68.55%) Linux
2 43 (34.68%) Solaris
3 38 (30.65%) Windows
4 12 (9.68%) AIX
5 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.84%) Android
8 3 (2.42%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.42%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) HPUX
9 1 (0.81%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.81%) OS/400
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.81%) Debian
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.74%) ITIL
3 16 (12.90%) SDLC
4 10 (8.06%) Scrum
4 10 (8.06%) Information Security
4 10 (8.06%) Automated Testing
5 9 (7.26%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
5 9 (7.26%) ETL
5 9 (7.26%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (6.45%) Product Management
6 8 (6.45%) Change Management
7 7 (5.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (5.65%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.84%) Server Building
8 6 (4.84%) Test Automation
8 6 (4.84%) Manual Testing
8 6 (4.84%) Project Management
9 5 (4.03%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.94%) Java
2 20 (16.13%) SQL
3 19 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.52%) Python
5 16 (12.90%) Perl
6 11 (8.87%) PHP
6 11 (8.87%) C++
7 10 (8.06%) Shell Script
7 10 (8.06%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.45%) C
9 6 (4.84%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.84%) Ruby
9 6 (4.84%) Erlang
10 5 (4.03%) Haskell
10 5 (4.03%) Lisp
10 5 (4.03%) COBOL
11 4 (3.23%) C#
11 4 (3.23%) Scala
12 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.42%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) Degree
2 12 (9.68%) SAP Certification
3 9 (7.26%) RHCE
4 4 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.81%) CISMP
5 1 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 12 (9.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Firmware
2 6 (4.84%) Snort
3 5 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.23%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.61%) vSphere
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) RHEV
6 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.81%) NFS
6 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) NetBackup
2 8 (6.45%) Nessus
3 4 (3.23%) Puppet
3 4 (3.23%) Ansible
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.81%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
5 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 48 (38.71%) Oracle
2 27 (21.77%) Red Hat
3 25 (20.16%) VMware
4 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.90%) Veritas
6 13 (10.48%) SAP
7 12 (9.68%) HP
8 8 (6.45%) Qualys
8 8 (6.45%) LogRhythm
9 7 (5.65%) Cisco
10 5 (4.03%) IBM
10 5 (4.03%) Borland
10 5 (4.03%) NetApp
11 4 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.23%) Dell
12 3 (2.42%) EMC
12 3 (2.42%) Sybase
12 3 (2.42%) Remedy
13 2 (1.61%) Citrix
14 1 (0.81%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Flexi-Time/ Remote Working
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Airbus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago