The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 56 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.44% 20.36% 14.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 43.75% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 10
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 128 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.27% 46.55% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 66 35
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
County Antrim

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 18 April 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 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) MCITP
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) WSUS

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) SSH
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) JDBC
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Release Management
1 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 3 (27.27%) Ruby
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
1 2 (18.18%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Compaq
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Segue
4 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 2 (18.18%) Perforce
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago