Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 51 37
Rank change year-on-year -16 -14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unix 47 67 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.25% 4.45% 6.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.06% 18.77% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 116
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £35,157 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.79% +5.63% +12.68%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 312 357 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.56% 23.74% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 279 327 494
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £55,500 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -1.30% +6.94% +2.86%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in South Wales

Unix
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in South Wales.

Salary trend for Unix in South Wales

Unix
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in South Wales

Unix
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -3 37 £37,500 -4.46% 13
Newport 0 3 £40,000 +25.69% 1
Bridgend -5 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Torfaen -3 1 £55,000 +32.53%
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Unix
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 29 (61.70%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) Oracle
3 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database
4 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (19.15%) Java
6 9 (19.15%) Windows
6 9 (19.15%) Python
6 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.02%) CMDB
7 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
7 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (14.89%) OCA
8 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) Database Security
8 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (12.77%) Security Patching
9 6 (12.77%) Degree
9 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
9 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
10 5 (10.64%) Cisco
10 5 (10.64%) Solaris
10 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 4 (8.51%) Apache
1 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) CICS
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.26%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) GitHub
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) G Suite
3 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
3 3 (6.38%) VLAN
4 2 (4.26%) SMS
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.13%) IPsec
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.26%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) DBA
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (21.28%) Administrator
3 8 (17.02%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) WebOps Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (6.38%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.38%) React Developer
6 3 (6.38%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Release Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Java EE
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) HTML5
2 4 (8.51%) Spring
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) CSS3
3 3 (6.38%) Flask
3 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.38%) JSON
3 3 (6.38%) Pandas
3 3 (6.38%) React
3 3 (6.38%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.13%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) CMDB
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (6.38%) User Experience
6 2 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Solaris
4 3 (6.38%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.26%) CentOS
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.89%) Database Security
4 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) Security Patching
5 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.64%) DevOps
6 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (10.64%) Threat Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.51%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) Web Operations
8 3 (6.38%) Statistics
8 3 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.38%) Go
5 3 (6.38%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Java 8
7 1 (2.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (14.89%) OCA
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) CCNA
5 3 (6.38%) CISA
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) GIAC
6 2 (4.26%) GISP
6 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) CCNP
7 1 (2.13%) CEH
7 1 (2.13%) CISM
7 1 (2.13%) OCP
7 1 (2.13%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) iptables
2 1 (2.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
2 3 (6.38%) QRadar
2 3 (6.38%) Terraform
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 4 (8.51%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) AlienVault
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) Juniper
5 3 (6.38%) LogRhythm
5 3 (6.38%) NetApp
5 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.38%) Remedy
5 3 (6.38%) Splunk
6 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.13%) Capita
7 1 (2.13%) Facebook
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Rackspace