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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 41 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 64 62 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.78% 4.79% 7.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.72% 19.50% 32.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 96
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
407 318 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.42% 24.56% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 358 292 284
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 61 £38,500 +2.66% 8
West Wales - 3 £42,055 -
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 64 (59.26%) Linux
2 42 (38.89%) Windows
3 37 (34.26%) Oracle
4 29 (26.85%) Solaris
5 26 (24.07%) Apache
5 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (20.37%) VMware
6 22 (20.37%) SQL
7 21 (19.44%) ITIL
8 19 (17.59%) MySQL
8 19 (17.59%) Firewall
8 19 (17.59%) Red Hat
9 17 (15.74%) Java
9 17 (15.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 16 (14.81%) C++
10 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP
11 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
11 15 (13.89%) Finance
11 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (13.89%) SaaS
11 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (12.96%) Veritas
13 13 (12.04%) HP
13 13 (12.04%) AIX
13 13 (12.04%) JavaScript
13 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
14 12 (11.11%) SAP
14 12 (11.11%) Python
14 12 (11.11%) ISO 9001

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (24.07%) Apache
2 10 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.48%) IIS
4 5 (4.63%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.63%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.63%) Node.js
5 4 (3.70%) JBoss
6 2 (1.85%) Documentum
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) SAS
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Office
2 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) SPSS
3 1 (0.93%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (13.89%) SaaS
2 11 (10.19%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) Firewall
2 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.11%) VoIP
4 10 (9.26%) Internet
5 9 (8.33%) HTTP
6 7 (6.48%) SAN
7 5 (4.63%) tcpdump
8 3 (2.78%) VLAN
8 3 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.85%) SNMP
9 2 (1.85%) DHCP
9 2 (1.85%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.93%) SSH
10 1 (0.93%) SSL
10 1 (0.93%) DNS
10 1 (0.93%) WAN
10 1 (0.93%) LAN
10 1 (0.93%) DSL
10 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) MySQL
2 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 12 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.19%) Big Data
5 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 8 (7.41%) NoSQL
7 7 (6.48%) Couchbase
8 6 (5.56%) SQLPlus
9 4 (3.70%) Redis
9 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.78%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.85%) Informix
11 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Ant
2 7 (6.48%) Maven
3 5 (4.63%) Subversion
3 5 (4.63%) JUnit
4 4 (3.70%) Mockito
4 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.70%) EasyMock
4 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.85%) Gradle
5 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.85%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 12 (11.11%) Advertising
2 12 (11.11%) Marketing
3 5 (4.63%) Welsh Language
4 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (12.96%) Support Analyst
2 14 (12.96%) Developer
3 12 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 12 (11.11%) Architect
3 12 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (10.19%) Applications Support
5 10 (9.26%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Security Architect
8 7 (6.48%) UNIX Specialist
8 7 (6.48%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (6.48%) UNIX Support
8 7 (6.48%) Administrator
8 7 (6.48%) Support Specialist
9 6 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) Web Services
2 10 (9.26%) Spring
3 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.48%) Hibernate
4 7 (6.48%) HTML
5 6 (5.56%) CSS
5 6 (5.56%) RESTful
6 5 (4.63%) Ajax
7 4 (3.70%) JDBC
7 4 (3.70%) JDO
7 4 (3.70%) JPA
7 4 (3.70%) jQuery
8 3 (2.78%) Spring MVC
8 3 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.78%) COM
8 3 (2.78%) J2EE
9 2 (1.85%) REST
9 2 (1.85%) PCRE
9 2 (1.85%) LAMP
9 2 (1.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.19%) Clustering
3 8 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (6.48%) Data Structures
4 7 (6.48%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.56%) iSeries
6 4 (3.70%) iPad
6 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.70%) Life Science
6 4 (3.70%) Wiki
7 3 (2.78%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.78%) AS400
7 3 (2.78%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.85%) CMDB
9 1 (0.93%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.93%) Statistics
9 1 (0.93%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 64 (59.26%) Linux
2 42 (38.89%) Windows
3 29 (26.85%) Solaris
4 13 (12.04%) AIX
5 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.63%) CentOS
7 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.85%) Debian
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.93%) OS/400
9 1 (0.93%) HPUX
9 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.44%) ITIL
3 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 12 (11.11%) Mobile Marketing
5 10 (9.26%) Information Security
6 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 8 (7.41%) Product Management
8 7 (6.48%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.48%) Refactoring
8 7 (6.48%) TDD
8 7 (6.48%) Change Management
8 7 (6.48%) MVC
8 7 (6.48%) BDD
9 6 (5.56%) Project Management
10 5 (4.63%) Scrum
10 5 (4.63%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (4.63%) OO
10 5 (4.63%) Validation
10 5 (4.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) SQL
2 17 (15.74%) Java
3 16 (14.81%) C++
4 13 (12.04%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.11%) Python
6 10 (9.26%) Perl
6 10 (9.26%) C
7 7 (6.48%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.63%) COBOL
10 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.70%) PHP
11 3 (2.78%) Erlang
12 2 (1.85%) Lisp
12 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.85%) Ruby
12 2 (1.85%) Scala
12 2 (1.85%) Haskell
13 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.93%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) SAP Certification
2 9 (8.33%) RHCE
3 4 (3.70%) Degree
4 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) CISMP
6 1 (0.93%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 11 (10.19%) SLA
4 2 (1.85%) QA
5 1 (0.93%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Firmware
1 4 (3.70%) VMware Server
1 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.78%) Snort
3 2 (1.85%) iptables
4 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) RHEV
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) NetBackup
1 10 (9.26%) Nessus
2 4 (3.70%) Puppet
2 4 (3.70%) Ansible
3 2 (1.85%) Nagios
3 2 (1.85%) Nmap
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.93%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 37 (34.26%) Oracle
2 22 (20.37%) VMware
3 19 (17.59%) Red Hat
4 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.96%) Veritas
6 13 (12.04%) HP
7 12 (11.11%) SAP
8 8 (7.41%) LogRhythm
8 8 (7.41%) Qualys
9 7 (6.48%) Cisco
10 5 (4.63%) Sybase
10 5 (4.63%) NetApp
10 5 (4.63%) IBM
11 4 (3.70%) hybris
11 4 (3.70%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.70%) Dell
11 4 (3.70%) Remedy
12 3 (2.78%) EMC
13 2 (1.85%) Citrix
13 2 (1.85%) BMC
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Salary: £24,594 - £29,115 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn Recruitment
Salary: + Pension, stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £33684.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £39,685 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago