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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 32 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 22 53 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.01% 10.41% 14.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.40% 33.54% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 62
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
94 158 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.68% 31.04% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 84 137 125
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,665 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 21 (34.43%) Shell Script
3 18 (29.51%) HP
4 16 (26.23%) Windows
5 15 (24.59%) HPUX
5 15 (24.59%) SQL
6 14 (22.95%) Oracle
6 14 (22.95%) SAN
6 14 (22.95%) Information Security
6 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
7 13 (21.31%) Degree
7 13 (21.31%) Java
8 12 (19.67%) CISSP
8 12 (19.67%) CheckPoint
8 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
8 12 (19.67%) Cisco
8 12 (19.67%) CISM
8 12 (19.67%) ISSAP
8 12 (19.67%) ISSMP
9 11 (18.03%) SOA
9 11 (18.03%) Middleware
9 11 (18.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
9 11 (18.03%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (16.39%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.75%) Law
11 9 (14.75%) Firewall
11 9 (14.75%) Retail

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 11 (18.03%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.20%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) SAN
2 9 (14.75%) Firewall
2 9 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.56%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.92%) SNMP
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle ODI
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.39%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.84%) CorVu
5 3 (4.92%) Spotfire
5 3 (4.92%) QlikView
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (4.92%) OLAP
5 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.64%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Ant
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.75%) Law
1 9 (14.75%) Retail
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Support Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (14.75%) Programmer
4 9 (14.75%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Security Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Information Security Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Middleware
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) XSLT
3 2 (3.28%) LAMP
3 2 (3.28%) Spring
3 2 (3.28%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) WSDL
4 1 (1.64%) XSD
4 1 (1.64%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) PMI
4 3 (4.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.28%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 16 (26.23%) Windows
3 15 (24.59%) HPUX
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) MVS
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Information Security
2 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
3 11 (18.03%) SOA
4 6 (9.84%) ITIL
4 6 (9.84%) Migration
5 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
5 4 (6.56%) Wealth Management
5 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.56%) PRINCE
5 4 (6.56%) Project Management
5 4 (6.56%) Release Management
6 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security Management
6 3 (4.92%) Security Management
6 3 (4.92%) RUP
6 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.92%) Scrum
6 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) Shell Script
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) Java
4 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.28%) C
7 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.64%) XQuery
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) AWK
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
7 1 (1.64%) Korn
7 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) CISM
2 12 (19.67%) ISSAP
2 12 (19.67%) ISSMP
2 12 (19.67%) CISSP
3 4 (6.56%) PMP
3 4 (6.56%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.92%) COBIT
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Nagios
2 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.28%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) SCOM
2 2 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) HP
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle
3 12 (19.67%) Cisco
3 12 (19.67%) CheckPoint
4 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
5 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.92%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.92%) Sun
7 2 (3.28%) Trend Micro
7 2 (3.28%) Symantec
7 2 (3.28%) McAfee
7 2 (3.28%) Tripwire
7 2 (3.28%) IBM
7 2 (3.28%) BMC
7 2 (3.28%) CA
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Brocade
Liverpool, Merseyside
Complete Resourcing
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 6 days ago