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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank - 15 26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 6.67% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 26.09% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
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
5 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 12.20% 25.56% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 32
Average salary £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £28,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix