The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 33 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.29% 8.92% 12.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 37.84% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UNIX
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 37 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 28.29% 23.57% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 30
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

UNIX
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Belfast region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Belfast

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) JDBC
6 3 (33.33%) HL7
6 3 (33.33%) Release Management
6 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 1 (11.11%) HP
8 1 (11.11%) Compaq
8 1 (11.11%) Citrix
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) SAN
8 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Compaq
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Actimize
2 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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