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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 29 48
Rank change year-on-year -23 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 24 72 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.26% 6.41% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 25.90% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 62 53
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £32,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,677 £47,450 £58,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

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 168 278 380
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 22.80% 24.73% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 156 240 331
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 June 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 June 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 -26 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Newport +14 5 £31,825 -15.13% 1
Bridgend +4 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Caerphilly 0 2 £37,500 -
Torfaen +4 1 £41,500 +1.21%
Monmouthshire - 1 £31,500 -
Unix
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 43 (84.31%) Linux
2 28 (54.90%) Windows
3 19 (37.25%) Oracle
3 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 16 (31.37%) VMware
5 14 (27.45%) Degree
6 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
7 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 11 (21.57%) Java
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) ITIL
8 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
8 11 (21.57%) DevOps
9 10 (19.61%) Android
9 10 (19.61%) SaaS
9 10 (19.61%) PaaS
9 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
9 10 (19.61%) Python
9 10 (19.61%) DNS
10 9 (17.65%) Cisco
10 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 9 (17.65%) Change Management
10 9 (17.65%) Firewall
10 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS

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 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) Apache
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (19.61%) PaaS
3 10 (19.61%) SaaS
4 8 (15.69%) IaaS
5 7 (13.73%) Office 365
6 4 (7.84%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) VPN
4 4 (7.84%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.88%) DHCP
5 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) BGP
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.92%) FWSM
6 2 (3.92%) HSRP
6 2 (3.92%) IPsec
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
6 2 (3.92%) VRRP
6 2 (3.92%) Wireless
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
7 1 (1.96%) PuTTY
7 1 (1.96%) SecureCRT
7 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.76%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.96%) Redis
6 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.96%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.96%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Maven
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Ant
3 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.92%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.96%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (11.76%) Law
2 4 (7.84%) Games
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Military
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (13.73%) Administrator
1 7 (13.73%) Developer
1 7 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) DBA
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.92%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.92%) Network Support
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
1 6 (11.76%) Spring
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) HTML5
2 4 (7.84%) iOS SDK
3 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.88%) J2EE
3 3 (5.88%) Kafka
3 3 (5.88%) RESTful
3 3 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (3.92%) CSS3
4 2 (3.92%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (3.92%) REST
4 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.96%) Ajax
5 1 (1.96%) Java EE
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (11.76%) CMDB
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.80%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.88%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.96%) Fintech
7 1 (1.96%) PKI
7 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Linux
2 28 (54.90%) Windows
3 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
4 10 (19.61%) Android
5 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
6 7 (13.73%) CentOS
7 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (9.80%) Mac OS
9 3 (5.88%) OpenBSD
9 3 (5.88%) Solaris
10 2 (3.92%) AIX
10 2 (3.92%) VMS
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.96%) Debian
11 1 (1.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
1 11 (21.57%) DevOps
1 11 (21.57%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Change Management
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.76%) Service Management
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.80%) Release Management
6 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.84%) High Availability
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.88%) Line Management
8 3 (5.88%) Microservices
8 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.92%) MVC
9 2 (3.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) Java
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 10 (19.61%) Python
3 6 (11.76%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) Objective-C
3 6 (11.76%) PHP
4 4 (7.84%) C++
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) ABAP
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.84%) MCSA
3 4 (7.84%) MCSE
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) CCNP
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.84%) Firmware
3 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.88%) Docker
5 2 (3.92%) vCloud
5 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.80%) Ansible
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 4 (7.84%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (7.84%) Terraform
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.92%) vRealize
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Oracle
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) Juniper
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) Dell
6 4 (7.84%) Google
6 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.88%) EMC
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) EqualLogic
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.96%) Borland
9 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.96%) Splunk
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