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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 5 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 45 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.18% 11.11% 15.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.54% 42.86% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 20
Average salary £33,750 £41,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.67% -30.83%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
52 35 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 46.43% 25.93% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 43
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +32.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Belfast

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 49 (94.23%) Linux
2 41 (78.85%) Java
3 36 (69.23%) Degree
4 34 (65.38%) Java EE
4 34 (65.38%) Computer Science
5 33 (63.46%) Multithreading
5 33 (63.46%) Git (software)
5 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (63.46%) TDD
5 33 (63.46%) Subversion
5 33 (63.46%) Software Engineering
5 33 (63.46%) OO
6 11 (21.15%) Internet
6 11 (21.15%) JSF
6 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (21.15%) PrimeFaces
7 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle
7 8 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (11.54%) SQL
8 6 (11.54%) Windows
8 6 (11.54%) Solaris
8 6 (11.54%) SMTP
8 6 (11.54%) HTTP
9 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
9 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (7.69%) IMAP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Project
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 6 (11.54%) HTTP
2 6 (11.54%) SMTP
3 4 (7.69%) POP3
3 4 (7.69%) CDMA
3 4 (7.69%) GPRS
3 4 (7.69%) GSM
3 4 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) VLAN
3 4 (7.69%) IMAP
3 4 (7.69%) SGSN
4 2 (3.85%) Softswitch
4 2 (3.85%) GGSN
4 2 (3.85%) SNMP
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) MGCP
4 2 (3.85%) RTP
4 2 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
1 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (63.46%) Subversion
1 33 (63.46%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Java Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Server Administrator
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Leader
6 1 (1.92%) Server Specialist
6 1 (1.92%) UNIX Team Leader
6 1 (1.92%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) Java EE
2 11 (21.15%) PrimeFaces
2 11 (21.15%) JSF
3 8 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (7.69%) MAPI
5 3 (5.77%) JDBC
6 1 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) .NET
6 1 (1.92%) J2EE
6 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.92%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (94.23%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Solaris
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) zOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) OO
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (63.46%) TDD
1 33 (63.46%) Software Engineering
1 33 (63.46%) Multithreading
2 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) Release Management
6 3 (5.77%) People Management
7 2 (3.85%) ETL
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Product Management
7 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.92%) Line Management
8 1 (1.92%) Project Management
8 1 (1.92%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) Java
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) Perl
3 4 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (3.85%) C
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (69.23%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
3 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) XenApp
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Ab Initio
3 2 (3.85%) Actimize
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Compaq
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
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