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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 23 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 10 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.58% 8.39% 17.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.39% 34.29% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 11
Average salary - £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
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
41 35 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 31.06% 24.48% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 33
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,900 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 12 September 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (37.50%) Java EE
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Subversion
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Clustering
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) People Management
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (18.75%) HL7

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) IMAP
2 1 (6.25%) GGSN
2 1 (6.25%) SGSN
2 1 (6.25%) CDMA
2 1 (6.25%) GPRS
2 1 (6.25%) GSM
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) POP3
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Java Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Java EE
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) JDBC
3 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (18.75%) JSF
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) MAPI
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) OO
1 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) TDD
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
1 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) People Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 2 (12.50%) Actimize
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Compaq
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago