The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 15 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 5.49% 6.41% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.52% 14.71% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UNIX
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 29.67% 43.59% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 6
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £18,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

UNIX
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the West Wales region.

UNIX Salary Trend in West Wales

UNIX
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
(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
Swansea +4 5 - - 4
UNIX
Wales

UNIX
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Fujitsu