The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.53% 4.84% 9.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.75% 17.04% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 37
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £39,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UNIX
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 135 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.37% 28.42% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 103
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

UNIX
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Liverpool region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Liverpool

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Liverpool

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 27 (47.37%) Java
2 24 (42.11%) Linux
3 23 (40.35%) Oracle
3 23 (40.35%) Oracle Database
4 22 (38.60%) Oracle Service Bus
4 22 (38.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (38.60%) SOA
5 21 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 21 (36.84%) Oracle ODI
6 20 (35.09%) Middleware
7 16 (28.07%) Windows
8 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
8 14 (24.56%) HP
9 11 (19.30%) SAN
9 11 (19.30%) HPUX
10 10 (17.54%) Cisco
10 10 (17.54%) Finance
10 10 (17.54%) Information Security
11 9 (15.79%) SQL
12 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
12 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
12 8 (14.04%) CISSP
12 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
12 8 (14.04%) CISM
12 8 (14.04%) ISSAP
12 8 (14.04%) ISSMP
12 8 (14.04%) Degree
13 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (12.28%) Retail

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 22 (38.60%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) SAN
2 7 (12.28%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.51%) SNMP
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) Oracle Database
2 22 (38.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (36.84%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Spotfire
4 3 (5.26%) QlikView
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) OLAP
4 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.26%) VLDB
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Ant
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Law
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Information Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 7 (12.28%) SOA Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Tester
5 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
6 3 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) HPUX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (35.09%) Middleware
3 5 (8.77%) XML
4 4 (7.02%) .NET
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (1.75%) XSD
6 1 (1.75%) XSLT
6 1 (1.75%) WSDL
6 1 (1.75%) FIXML
6 1 (1.75%) FpML
6 1 (1.75%) LAMP
6 1 (1.75%) Spring
6 1 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.75%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) PMI
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.26%) Open Source
2 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.51%) AS400
3 1 (1.75%) Derivative
3 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 16 (28.07%) Windows
3 11 (19.30%) HPUX
4 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) SOA
2 10 (17.54%) Information Security
3 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.02%) Regression Testing
4 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
4 4 (7.02%) Load Testing
4 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
4 4 (7.02%) Wealth Management
5 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Scrum
5 3 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.26%) RUP
5 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 3 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) C
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) C++
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.26%) VB
5 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) CISM
1 8 (14.04%) ISSAP
1 8 (14.04%) ISSMP
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
1 8 (14.04%) CISSP
2 3 (5.26%) PMP
2 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.75%) COBIT
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Nagios
2 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.51%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) HP
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco
4 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
4 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.26%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) BMC
7 2 (3.51%) CA
7 2 (3.51%) Trend Micro
7 2 (3.51%) Symantec
7 2 (3.51%) McAfee
7 2 (3.51%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
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