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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 6 30 4
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 21 9 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 29.17% 5.52% 21.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.41% 20.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
29 45 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.28% 27.61% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 26
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £55,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 29 January 2015, 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 57 (91.94%) Linux
2 50 (80.65%) Java
3 49 (79.03%) Degree
4 47 (75.81%) Computer Science
5 45 (72.58%) Multithreading
5 45 (72.58%) Java EE
5 45 (72.58%) Git (software)
5 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (72.58%) TDD
5 45 (72.58%) Subversion
5 45 (72.58%) Software Engineering
5 45 (72.58%) OO
6 14 (22.58%) JSF
6 14 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (22.58%) PrimeFaces
7 8 (12.90%) Solaris
8 7 (11.29%) SMTP
8 7 (11.29%) HTTP
8 7 (11.29%) Internet
9 5 (8.06%) Perl
9 5 (8.06%) C++
9 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
9 5 (8.06%) Firewall
10 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
10 4 (6.45%) Finance
10 4 (6.45%) Ab Initio
10 4 (6.45%) VLAN
10 4 (6.45%) IMAP
10 4 (6.45%) SGSN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) SMTP
1 7 (11.29%) HTTP
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) VLAN
3 4 (6.45%) IMAP
3 4 (6.45%) SGSN
3 4 (6.45%) CDMA
3 4 (6.45%) GPRS
3 4 (6.45%) GSM
3 4 (6.45%) VPN
3 4 (6.45%) POP3
4 3 (4.84%) SNMP
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.84%) MGCP
4 3 (4.84%) RTP
4 3 (4.84%) VoIP
4 3 (4.84%) Softswitch
5 2 (3.23%) GGSN
6 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) Informix
2 1 (1.61%) DB2
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (72.58%) Git (software)
1 45 (72.58%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) PVCS
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Java Engineer
2 14 (22.58%) Senior Java Engineer
3 3 (4.84%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
4 2 (3.23%) Technical Support
4 2 (3.23%) Administrator
4 2 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (3.23%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (1.61%) Architect
5 1 (1.61%) Developer
5 1 (1.61%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.61%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (1.61%) Server Support
5 1 (1.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (1.61%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (1.61%) Server Specialist
5 1 (1.61%) UNIX Team Leader
5 1 (1.61%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (1.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (72.58%) Java EE
2 14 (22.58%) JSF
2 14 (22.58%) PrimeFaces
3 4 (6.45%) HTML
3 4 (6.45%) MAPI
4 2 (3.23%) Middleware
5 1 (1.61%) JMS
5 1 (1.61%) EJB
5 1 (1.61%) JDBC
5 1 (1.61%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.61%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (75.81%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (91.94%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Solaris
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) zOS
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Multithreading
1 45 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (72.58%) TDD
1 45 (72.58%) Software Engineering
1 45 (72.58%) OO
2 14 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.84%) Product Management
5 2 (3.23%) Migration
5 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL
5 2 (3.23%) ETL
6 1 (1.61%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.61%) Line Management
6 1 (1.61%) Change Control
6 1 (1.61%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) Perl
2 5 (8.06%) C++
3 2 (3.23%) C
3 2 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (79.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) HNC
2 1 (1.61%) MCTS
2 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) NFS
2 1 (1.61%) vSphere
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Ab Initio
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Sun
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) Actimize
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Compaq
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Cognos
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
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