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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 21 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.68% 7.94% 14.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 25.83% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 61
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
102 151 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.57% 30.75% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 130 122
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Liverpool

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 19 (30.65%) Java
4 18 (29.03%) HP
4 18 (29.03%) Shell Script
5 17 (27.42%) Oracle Service Bus
5 17 (27.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (27.42%) SOA
6 16 (25.81%) Oracle ODI
6 16 (25.81%) Windows
6 16 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (24.19%) Middleware
7 15 (24.19%) HPUX
8 14 (22.58%) Information Security
8 14 (22.58%) SAN
9 13 (20.97%) Degree
9 13 (20.97%) SQL
10 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
10 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
10 12 (19.35%) Cisco
10 12 (19.35%) CISM
10 12 (19.35%) ISSAP
10 12 (19.35%) ISSMP
10 12 (19.35%) CISSP
11 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (14.52%) Firewall
11 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
11 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
11 9 (14.52%) Law

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (27.42%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.06%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) SAN
2 9 (14.52%) Firewall
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.84%) SNMP
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database
2 17 (27.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (25.81%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.84%) OLAP
5 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.84%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) CorVu
5 3 (4.84%) Spotfire
5 3 (4.84%) QlikView
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.61%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.52%) Law
1 9 (14.52%) Retail
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Security Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Information Security Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (9.68%) Programmer
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
7 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (24.19%) Middleware
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) XSLT
5 2 (3.23%) LAMP
5 2 (3.23%) Spring
5 2 (3.23%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (1.61%) HTML
6 1 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.61%) FIXML
6 1 (1.61%) FpML
6 1 (1.61%) WSDL
6 1 (1.61%) XSD
6 1 (1.61%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) PMI
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.23%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Windows
3 15 (24.19%) HPUX
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) MVS
5 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) SOA
2 14 (22.58%) Information Security
3 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.45%) PRINCE
4 4 (6.45%) Project Management
4 4 (6.45%) Release Management
4 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
4 4 (6.45%) Wealth Management
5 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.84%) Information Security Management
5 3 (4.84%) Security Management
5 3 (4.84%) RUP
5 3 (4.84%) ITIL
5 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
5 3 (4.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Java
2 18 (29.03%) Shell Script
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.23%) C
7 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.61%) XQuery
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) AWK
7 1 (1.61%) VB6
7 1 (1.61%) Korn
7 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 12 (19.35%) CISM
2 12 (19.35%) ISSAP
2 12 (19.35%) ISSMP
2 12 (19.35%) CISSP
3 4 (6.45%) PMP
3 4 (6.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.84%) COBIT
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Nagios
2 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.23%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.23%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) SCOM
2 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Oracle
2 18 (29.03%) HP
3 12 (19.35%) Cisco
3 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
5 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.84%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) BMC
7 2 (3.23%) CA
7 2 (3.23%) Trend Micro
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec
7 2 (3.23%) McAfee
7 2 (3.23%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.61%) Brocade
8 1 (1.61%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
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