Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 45 43
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 82 120 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.16% 5.85% 5.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.01% 22.86% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 66 115 111
Wales median annual salary £37,157 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.57% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,749 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £50,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 482 525 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.43% 25.58% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 416 487 520
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,428
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +5.69% +4.08%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,225
90th Percentile £55,625 £57,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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 6 months to 19 September 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
South Wales -20 52 £40,000 +6.67% 6
West Wales +6 29 £33,934 -30.80% 4
North Wales -1 1 £42,000 -18.45%
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 40 (48.78%) Linux
2 38 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (45.12%) Java
4 35 (42.68%) Service Delivery
5 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (36.59%) Software Engineering
6 30 (36.59%) Mentoring
7 26 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (31.71%) OOP
7 26 (31.71%) OO
7 26 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (24.39%) E-Commerce
8 20 (24.39%) SQL
8 20 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (20.73%) QA
10 16 (19.51%) Oracle
11 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
12 13 (15.85%) Oracle Database
12 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (13.41%) Software Delivery
14 10 (12.20%) CMDB
14 10 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
14 10 (12.20%) Solaris
15 9 (10.98%) Python
15 9 (10.98%) SEO
15 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (10.98%) Driving Licence
15 9 (10.98%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (10.98%) Business Transformation

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 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 5 (6.10%) JBoss
2 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.88%) CMS
4 3 (3.66%) CICS
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) nginx
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.88%) Staffware
3 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) GitHub
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.22%) G Suite
5 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.22%) Office 365
5 1 (1.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.88%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) Firewall
4 2 (2.44%) LAN
4 2 (2.44%) SMS
4 2 (2.44%) VPN
4 2 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.22%) IPsec
5 1 (1.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) SSL
5 1 (1.22%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.22%) VLAN
5 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.54%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.88%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.44%) Ant
4 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Software Engineer
2 13 (15.85%) DBA
2 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (15.85%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (14.63%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.41%) Administrator
5 10 (12.20%) Applications Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Applications Support Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Junior
6 9 (10.98%) Lead Software Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Junior Software Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) Java EE
2 6 (7.32%) Web Services
3 5 (6.10%) Spring
4 4 (4.88%) CSS
4 4 (4.88%) CSS3
4 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.88%) HTML
4 4 (4.88%) HTML5
4 4 (4.88%) JSON
4 4 (4.88%) React
5 3 (3.66%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.44%) Flask
6 2 (2.44%) Pandas
6 2 (2.44%) SOAP
6 2 (2.44%) SQLAlchemy
7 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.22%) RESTful
7 1 (1.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.20%) CMDB
3 9 (10.98%) Driving Licence
4 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.88%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.78%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) Solaris
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
4 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.10%) AIX
6 4 (4.88%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.66%) HPUX
8 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.22%) Android
9 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.22%) CentOS
9 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Service Delivery
2 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (36.59%) Mentoring
3 30 (36.59%) Software Engineering
4 26 (31.71%) OO
4 26 (31.71%) OOP
4 26 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (24.39%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (13.41%) Software Delivery
8 9 (10.98%) Business Transformation
8 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.98%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (10.98%) SEO
9 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.54%) Database Security
10 7 (8.54%) DevOps
10 7 (8.54%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) Java
2 20 (24.39%) SQL
3 9 (10.98%) Python
4 8 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.54%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.88%) Go
7 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.44%) C#
8 2 (2.44%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) Java 8
9 1 (1.22%) Jython
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (8.54%) OCA
3 6 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) CISSP
4 2 (2.44%) GIAC
4 2 (2.44%) GISP
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) CISA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CISM
5 1 (1.22%) OCP
5 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.22%) iptables
3 1 (1.22%) LXC
3 1 (1.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Ansible
2 6 (7.32%) Terraform
3 3 (3.66%) Puppet
3 3 (3.66%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Oracle
2 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.54%) EMC
3 7 (8.54%) NetApp
3 7 (8.54%) VMware
4 4 (4.88%) IBM
4 4 (4.88%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.66%) BMC
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 3 (3.66%) HP
5 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) Capita
7 1 (1.22%) Facebook
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) Juniper
7 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.22%) Splunk