The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 31 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 42 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.83% 5.49% 6.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.86% 22.94% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 39
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Unix
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 109 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.62% 23.96% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 122 70 144
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Unix
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Unix Salary Trend in Merseyside

Unix
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Unix
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 35 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Wirral -8 4 £29,500 +18.00% 1
Birkenhead - 2 £27,500 -
Southport +6 1 - - 2
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Unix.

1 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 28 (56.00%) Linux
3 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
4 20 (40.00%) Oracle
5 19 (38.00%) Shell Script
6 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
8 15 (30.00%) Windows
8 15 (30.00%) Siebel
8 15 (30.00%) Migration
9 13 (26.00%) MySQL
10 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.00%) Java
11 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
12 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
12 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 10 (20.00%) Informatica
12 10 (20.00%) Siebel EIM
13 9 (18.00%) Middleware
13 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.00%) HTML
14 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
14 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.00%) Finance
15 7 (14.00%) SOA
16 6 (12.00%) Web Services
16 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
16 6 (12.00%) .NET

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (10.00%) Wireless
3 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.00%) 802.11
4 2 (4.00%) SMS
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
2 10 (20.00%) Siebel EIM
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.00%) Informix
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) PowerCenter
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Ant
1 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.00%) Maven
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Administrator
1 11 (22.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) DBA
3 5 (10.00%) Siebel Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (8.00%) Implementation Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (8.00%) Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (6.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.00%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
1 9 (18.00%) Middleware
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) CSS
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (8.00%) Java EE
4 4 (8.00%) XML
5 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.00%) Django
5 3 (6.00%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 3 (6.00%) LAMP
5 3 (6.00%) SOAP
5 3 (6.00%) Spring
5 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.00%) WSDL
5 3 (6.00%) XHTML
5 3 (6.00%) XSLT
6 2 (4.00%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) NHS
2 5 (10.00%) Statistics
3 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk
4 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.00%) Tandem
5 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.00%) iPad
6 1 (2.00%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Solaris
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.00%) OpenWrt
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Migration
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (14.00%) SOA
6 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (12.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Information Security
8 3 (6.00%) Market Making
8 3 (6.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) SIEM
8 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) SQL
2 19 (38.00%) Shell Script
3 11 (22.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (8.00%) PHP
8 3 (6.00%) C#
9 2 (4.00%) C
9 2 (4.00%) C++
9 2 (4.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) CISM
3 3 (6.00%) CISSP
3 3 (6.00%) SSCP
4 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) HL7
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Firmware
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle
2 15 (30.00%) Siebel
3 10 (20.00%) Informatica
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Remedy
6 3 (6.00%) Twitter
6 3 (6.00%) VMware
7 2 (4.00%) IDERA
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.00%) Sun
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 27 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago