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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 5 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 40 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 35.09% 10.49% 16.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.11% 40.54% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 18
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -30.83%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
47 37 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 41.23% 25.87% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £22,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 24 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Belfast

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 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 44 (93.62%) Linux
2 36 (76.60%) Java
3 32 (68.09%) Degree
4 30 (63.83%) Computer Science
4 30 (63.83%) Java EE
5 29 (61.70%) Multithreading
5 29 (61.70%) Git (software)
5 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (61.70%) TDD
5 29 (61.70%) Subversion
5 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
5 29 (61.70%) OO
6 10 (21.28%) Internet
6 10 (21.28%) JSF
6 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (21.28%) PrimeFaces
7 8 (17.02%) Load Balancing
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle
7 8 (17.02%) HTML
8 6 (12.77%) SQL
8 6 (12.77%) Windows
9 5 (10.64%) Solaris
9 5 (10.64%) SMTP
9 5 (10.64%) HTTP
9 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
9 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
9 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.51%) Firewall
10 4 (8.51%) Ab Initio

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Project
1 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Internet
2 5 (10.64%) SMTP
2 5 (10.64%) HTTP
3 4 (8.51%) CDMA
3 4 (8.51%) GPRS
3 4 (8.51%) GSM
3 4 (8.51%) VPN
3 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 4 (8.51%) VLAN
3 4 (8.51%) IMAP
3 4 (8.51%) SGSN
3 4 (8.51%) POP3
4 2 (4.26%) GGSN
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) Intranet
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) VoIP
5 1 (2.13%) SNMP
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (61.70%) Subversion
1 29 (61.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Java Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.26%) Escalation Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.13%) Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Server Support
6 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) Java EE
2 10 (21.28%) PrimeFaces
2 10 (21.28%) JSF
3 8 (17.02%) HTML
4 4 (8.51%) MAPI
5 3 (6.38%) JDBC
6 1 (2.13%) XML
6 1 (2.13%) .NET
6 1 (2.13%) J2EE
6 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (93.62%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Solaris
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) zOS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) OO
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (61.70%) TDD
1 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
1 29 (61.70%) Multithreading
2 10 (21.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (17.02%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) Release Management
6 3 (6.38%) People Management
7 2 (4.26%) ETL
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.13%) Line Management
8 1 (2.13%) Product Management
8 1 (2.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Perl
3 3 (6.38%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) C
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (68.09%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCTS
3 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) XenApp
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.26%) Actimize
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Sun
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Compaq
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
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