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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Wales / South Wales
Rank 59 33 55
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 27 88 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.18% 7.08% 4.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.99% 23.72% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 81 35
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 193 371 369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 22.73% 29.85% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 167 333 306
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -12 17 £37,500 - 1
Newport +1 6 £42,500 +30.76%
Torfaen 0 3 £41,500 +10.66%
Bridgend +13 1 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Unix
Wales

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 56 (84.85%) Linux
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 24 (36.36%) Java
4 23 (34.85%) Android
5 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (33.33%) VMware
6 21 (31.82%) Oracle
6 21 (31.82%) HTML
7 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (28.79%) Degree
8 18 (27.27%) JBoss
8 18 (27.27%) Python
9 17 (25.76%) Objective-C
9 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
10 16 (24.24%) HTML5
10 16 (24.24%) Tomcat
11 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
11 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (19.70%) DevOps
12 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.70%) Apache
12 13 (19.70%) PHP
12 13 (19.70%) SQL
12 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
12 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
13 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
14 11 (16.67%) Multithreading
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (15.15%) SaaS

Unix
Top Related 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 18 (27.27%) JBoss
2 16 (24.24%) Tomcat
3 13 (19.70%) Apache
4 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.06%) Apache Pig
5 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.55%) nginx
6 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.15%) SaaS
3 9 (13.64%) IaaS
3 9 (13.64%) PaaS
4 6 (9.09%) Office 365
5 2 (3.03%) G Suite
6 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) DNS
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
2 5 (7.58%) LAN
3 3 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.55%) VLAN
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) VoIP
4 2 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.06%) Data Lake
4 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.06%) HBase
4 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.06%) Presto
5 3 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.55%) Big Data
6 2 (3.03%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.12%) Maven
3 6 (9.09%) Ant
3 6 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.03%) JMeter
5 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.03%) Subversion
6 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) Gradle
6 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.61%) Games
2 7 (10.61%) Marketing
3 6 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Finance
5 2 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.58%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Administrator
8 4 (6.06%) Data Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
10 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 16 (24.24%) HTML5
3 10 (15.15%) Spring
4 9 (13.64%) J2EE
4 9 (13.64%) Web Services
5 8 (12.12%) REST
5 8 (12.12%) RESTful
6 7 (10.61%) .NET
6 7 (10.61%) Hibernate
6 7 (10.61%) iOS SDK
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) CSS3
8 5 (7.58%) jQuery
8 5 (7.58%) SOAP
9 2 (3.03%) JSON
9 2 (3.03%) LAMP
9 2 (3.03%) WSDL
9 2 (3.03%) XML
10 1 (1.52%) Ajax
10 1 (1.52%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) CMDB
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 56 (84.85%) Linux
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 23 (34.85%) Android
4 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
5 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.09%) CentOS
7 6 (9.09%) Mac OS
7 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.06%) Debian
9 4 (6.06%) Solaris
10 3 (4.55%) AIX
10 3 (4.55%) HPUX
11 2 (3.03%) OpenBSD
11 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.52%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 10 (15.15%) High Availability
5 9 (13.64%) ITIL
6 8 (12.12%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.58%) Release Management
7 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) Service Management
7 5 (7.58%) TDD
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Software Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Change Management
9 3 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.55%) ETL
9 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.27%) Python
4 17 (25.76%) Objective-C
5 13 (19.70%) PHP
5 13 (19.70%) SQL
6 8 (12.12%) Perl
7 7 (10.61%) C#
7 7 (10.61%) C++
7 7 (10.61%) Scala
8 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) MCSE
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) MCSA
3 3 (4.55%) RHCE
3 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) ISO22301
System Software
1 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.61%) Firmware
4 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.06%) HDFS
5 4 (6.06%) vSphere
6 2 (3.03%) Docker
6 2 (3.03%) vCloud
6 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Ansible
1 4 (6.06%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.55%) Rundeck
2 3 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.03%) Terraform
3 2 (3.03%) vRealize
4 1 (1.52%) Kibana
4 1 (1.52%) logstash
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) VMware
2 21 (31.82%) Oracle
3 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.12%) Cisco
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.06%) HP
5 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.55%) Dell
6 3 (4.55%) Juniper
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.03%) Google
7 2 (3.03%) NetApp
7 2 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.52%) Borland
8 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.52%) Citrix
8 1 (1.52%) F5
8 1 (1.52%) Splunk
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CGI
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 15 days ago