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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 32 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 21 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.40% 5.43% 5.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 19.58% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 20
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
87 143 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.37% 27.71% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 70 128 93
Average salary £29,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Liverpool

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (79.63%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) Oracle
3 30 (55.56%) SOA
3 30 (55.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 29 (53.70%) Oracle ODI
4 29 (53.70%) Oracle Database
4 29 (53.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (53.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 27 (50.00%) Middleware
6 15 (27.78%) Windows
7 12 (22.22%) Finance
8 11 (20.37%) SQL
9 10 (18.52%) Linux
10 7 (12.96%) OO
10 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
10 7 (12.96%) Banking
10 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.11%) JAX-RS
11 6 (11.11%) RESTful
11 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
11 6 (11.11%) HP
11 6 (11.11%) Citrix
11 6 (11.11%) .NET
12 5 (9.26%) C++
12 5 (9.26%) HTML
12 5 (9.26%) MS Excel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (55.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) SAS
3 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) WAN
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Telnet
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle ODI
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle Database
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.41%) VLDB
5 3 (5.56%) Informix
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.85%) DB2
7 1 (1.85%) MS Access
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (42.59%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 23 (42.59%) SOA Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Tester
5 5 (9.26%) Software Tester
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Design Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.85%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 27 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (11.11%) JAX-RS
3 6 (11.11%) RESTful
3 6 (11.11%) .NET
4 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (1.85%) WSDL
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.85%) COM
6 1 (1.85%) ODBC
6 1 (1.85%) FIXML
6 1 (1.85%) FpML
6 1 (1.85%) OLE DB
6 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Derivative
3 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) NetWare
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) SOA
2 7 (12.96%) OO
2 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Load Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.70%) SDLC
7 2 (3.70%) Demand Management
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.70%) Investment Management
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) Java
2 11 (20.37%) SQL
3 5 (9.26%) C++
4 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.41%) C
4 4 (7.41%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) VB
4 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) MCSE
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.85%) EMC Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) OpenView
1 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.56%) Nagios
1 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (5.56%) OVSD
2 1 (1.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) HP
2 6 (11.11%) Citrix
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.70%) SAP
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.85%) Unisys
7 1 (1.85%) Sun
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) Novell
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.85%) Cognos
7 1 (1.85%) Alias
7 1 (1.85%) Teradata