The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 35 53
Rank change year-on-year -36 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 32 96 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.91% 6.89% 3.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.62% 24.49% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 87 42
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,277
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £62,250
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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 235 392 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 21.34% 28.12% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 205 338 347
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Unix
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Unix in Wales

Unix
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Wales

Unix
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -30 28 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Wales - 4 £36,116 - 4
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 60 (81.08%) Linux
2 30 (40.54%) Windows
3 28 (37.84%) Java
4 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 24 (32.43%) Oracle
5 23 (31.08%) HTML
5 23 (31.08%) VMware
5 23 (31.08%) Android
6 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (25.68%) Degree
7 19 (25.68%) Python
8 18 (24.32%) JBoss
9 17 (22.97%) Objective-C
9 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (22.97%) Apple iOS
10 16 (21.62%) HTML5
10 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
10 16 (21.62%) SQL
10 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
11 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
12 14 (18.92%) DevOps
13 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
13 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
13 13 (17.57%) Apache
13 13 (17.57%) PHP
14 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
14 12 (16.22%) High Availability
15 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
15 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (24.32%) JBoss
2 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.57%) Apache
4 5 (6.76%) Apache Spark
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
4 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Pig
6 3 (4.05%) nginx
6 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.51%) SaaS
4 9 (12.16%) IaaS
4 9 (12.16%) PaaS
5 6 (8.11%) Office 365
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.70%) G Suite
7 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) DNS
1 7 (9.46%) Firewall
2 5 (6.76%) LAN
3 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.05%) VLAN
4 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) VoIP
4 2 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.76%) Apache Hive
3 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) Data Lake
4 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.41%) HBase
4 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.41%) Presto
5 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.05%) Big Data
5 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.70%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.81%) Maven
3 6 (8.11%) Ant
3 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.70%) JMeter
5 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.70%) Subversion
6 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.35%) Gradle
6 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.46%) Games
2 7 (9.46%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Finance
5 3 (4.05%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) Linux Support
6 5 (6.76%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Junior
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) HTML
2 16 (21.62%) HTML5
3 10 (13.51%) Spring
4 9 (12.16%) .NET
4 9 (12.16%) J2EE
4 9 (12.16%) Web Services
5 8 (10.81%) REST
5 8 (10.81%) RESTful
6 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.46%) iOS SDK
7 6 (8.11%) CSS
7 6 (8.11%) CSS3
8 5 (6.76%) jQuery
8 5 (6.76%) SOAP
9 3 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.70%) JSON
10 2 (2.70%) LAMP
10 2 (2.70%) WSDL
10 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Clustering
4 3 (4.05%) CMDB
4 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) AS400
5 2 (2.70%) FMCG
5 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 60 (81.08%) Linux
2 30 (40.54%) Windows
3 23 (31.08%) Android
4 17 (22.97%) Apple iOS
5 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (9.46%) CentOS
8 6 (8.11%) Mac OS
8 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
9 5 (6.76%) AIX
9 5 (6.76%) HPUX
10 4 (5.41%) Debian
10 4 (5.41%) Solaris
11 2 (2.70%) OpenBSD
11 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.35%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Software Engineering
3 14 (18.92%) DevOps
4 12 (16.22%) High Availability
5 11 (14.86%) Multithreading
6 10 (13.51%) ITIL
7 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.81%) Scrum
9 6 (8.11%) Service Management
10 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.76%) Release Management
10 5 (6.76%) TDD
11 4 (5.41%) Change Management
11 4 (5.41%) Software Delivery
12 3 (4.05%) Line Management
12 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.68%) Python
4 17 (22.97%) Objective-C
5 16 (21.62%) SQL
6 13 (17.57%) PHP
7 9 (12.16%) C#
7 9 (12.16%) C++
8 8 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 8 (10.81%) Perl
9 7 (9.46%) Scala
10 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.70%) COBOL
11 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) MCSE
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
3 3 (4.05%) RHCE
3 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.46%) Firmware
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.41%) HDFS
5 4 (5.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.70%) Docker
6 2 (2.70%) vCloud
6 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Ansible
2 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.41%) Terraform
4 3 (4.05%) Puppet
4 3 (4.05%) Rundeck
4 3 (4.05%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.70%) vRealize
5 2 (2.70%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.35%) Kibana
6 1 (1.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 23 (31.08%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco
6 6 (8.11%) HP
7 4 (5.41%) IBM
7 4 (5.41%) Juniper
7 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.05%) Dell
8 3 (4.05%) SAP
9 2 (2.70%) BMC
9 2 (2.70%) EMC
9 2 (2.70%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.70%) Google
9 2 (2.70%) NetApp
9 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.70%) Symantec
10 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
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