Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 52 61
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unix 49 61 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.09% 4.31% 4.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.53% 15.37% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 78
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,900 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.29% - +13.33%

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 391 397 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 24.67% 28.04% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 336 353 443
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £21,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,750 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 38 £35,314 -13.87% 8
Newport +6 7 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Bridgend -7 3 £30,000 -11.76%
Torfaen +6 1 - - 1
Unix
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (81.63%) Linux
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) Java
4 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
6 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.41%) Python
8 9 (18.37%) CSS
8 9 (18.37%) Web Services
8 9 (18.37%) MySQL
8 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (18.37%) HTML5
8 9 (18.37%) Ansible
8 9 (18.37%) DevOps
8 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (16.33%) Front End Development
9 8 (16.33%) User Experience
9 8 (16.33%) Oracle
9 8 (16.33%) Solaris
9 8 (16.33%) Java EE
9 8 (16.33%) JSON
9 8 (16.33%) Finance
10 7 (14.29%) Spring
10 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
10 7 (14.29%) HTTPS
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (14.29%) Mac OS

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 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.24%) CMS
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
3 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.16%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) CICS
6 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) nginx
6 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) EngageOne
2 1 (2.04%) InVision
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.12%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) SMS
4 1 (2.04%) IPv4
4 1 (2.04%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) MariaDB
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.08%) Big Data
5 2 (4.08%) HPCC
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Ant
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (12.24%) HTML Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Applications Support
4 5 (10.20%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) DBA
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (8.16%) React Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior WebOps Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.16%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) HTML
2 9 (18.37%) CSS
2 9 (18.37%) HTML5
2 9 (18.37%) Web Services
3 8 (16.33%) Java EE
3 8 (16.33%) JSON
4 7 (14.29%) Spring
5 6 (12.24%) CSS3
5 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
5 6 (12.24%) React
6 5 (10.20%) SOAP
7 4 (8.16%) XML
8 3 (6.12%) .NET
8 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.12%) RESTful
9 2 (4.08%) CGI
9 2 (4.08%) J2EE
9 2 (4.08%) JSP
9 2 (4.08%) REST
10 1 (2.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) User Experience
2 6 (12.24%) CMDB
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.04%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Solaris
3 7 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 5 (10.20%) Windows
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.37%) DevOps
3 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (16.33%) Front End Development
5 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.24%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.20%) Change Management
7 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
8 4 (8.16%) Microservices
8 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Statistics
8 4 (8.16%) Web Development
8 4 (8.16%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.20%) Go
7 4 (8.16%) Perl
7 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.12%) C
8 3 (6.12%) C#
8 3 (6.12%) C++
9 2 (4.08%) ES6
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) Java 8
10 1 (2.04%) Jython
10 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) OCA
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Ansible
2 4 (8.16%) Terraform
3 1 (2.04%) Consul
3 1 (2.04%) Kibana
3 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.04%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) EMC
3 6 (12.24%) NetApp
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.12%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) SAP