The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 34 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.22% 7.02% 11.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.36% 33.07% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 71
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 127 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.65% 21.24% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 139 113 242
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,388 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Merseyside

UNIX
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 34 £35,000 -12.50% 5
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 46 (63.01%) SQL
2 36 (49.32%) Linux
3 34 (46.58%) Oracle
4 30 (41.10%) HTML
5 29 (39.73%) Java
5 29 (39.73%) SQL Server
5 29 (39.73%) Windows
6 28 (38.36%) Oracle Database
7 26 (35.62%) ITIL
8 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
8 24 (32.88%) Shell Script
9 23 (31.51%) MySQL
10 22 (30.14%) PHP
11 19 (26.03%) Workflow
11 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (23.29%) Problem Management
12 17 (23.29%) J2EE
12 17 (23.29%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (23.29%) Business Objects
13 16 (21.92%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (21.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 16 (21.92%) FastStats
13 16 (21.92%) ITIL V2
14 15 (20.55%) Liferay
14 15 (20.55%) Pentaho
14 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (17.81%) CSS
15 13 (17.81%) Degree
16 12 (16.44%) .NET
17 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (20.55%) Liferay
2 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.22%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.37%) Jetty
6 1 (1.37%) Exstream Dialogue
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) FastStats
2 4 (5.48%) PrintSoft PReS
3 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.74%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (2.74%) Exstream
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.11%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) Intranet
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Network Security
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.36%) Oracle Database
3 23 (31.51%) MySQL
4 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (23.29%) Crystal Reports
6 16 (21.92%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (20.55%) Pentaho
8 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
9 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
10 9 (12.33%) CorVu
11 2 (2.74%) Big Data
12 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (1.37%) Informix
12 1 (1.37%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (1.37%) Ingres
12 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Maven
2 7 (9.59%) Ant
3 6 (8.22%) Hudson
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) Subversion
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (4.11%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.37%) JIRA
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.37%) Log4j
General
1 5 (6.85%) Multimedia
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Billing
3 2 (2.74%) Back Office
3 2 (2.74%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 19 (26.03%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Support Engineer
2 19 (26.03%) Applications Support
3 17 (23.29%) Applications Support Engineer
4 11 (15.07%) Programmer
4 11 (15.07%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (6.85%) Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) DBA
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.48%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Information Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.10%) HTML
2 17 (23.29%) J2EE
3 13 (17.81%) CSS
4 12 (16.44%) .NET
5 10 (13.70%) Spring
6 9 (12.33%) JSP
6 9 (12.33%) Servlets
6 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
6 9 (12.33%) Middleware
7 8 (10.96%) Java EE
7 8 (10.96%) Spring MVC
7 8 (10.96%) JPA
8 7 (9.59%) Apache Axis
8 7 (9.59%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (8.22%) Spring Security
9 6 (8.22%) jQuery
9 6 (8.22%) Apache CXF
10 5 (6.85%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (6.85%) XML
11 4 (5.48%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.22%) Open Source
3 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) DataPower
5 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
6 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 29 (39.73%) Windows
3 7 (9.59%) Solaris
4 4 (5.48%) HPUX
5 1 (1.37%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) ITIL
2 19 (26.03%) Workflow
3 17 (23.29%) Problem Management
4 16 (21.92%) ITIL V2
5 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (15.07%) Migration
7 9 (12.33%) Scrum
7 9 (12.33%) MVC
7 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.22%) DSDM
9 6 (8.22%) SOA
9 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.85%) Web Development
10 5 (6.85%) TDD
10 5 (6.85%) Information Security
10 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.11%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.01%) SQL
2 29 (39.73%) Java
3 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.88%) Shell Script
4 22 (30.14%) PHP
5 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL
6 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.48%) C
7 4 (5.48%) Perl
7 4 (5.48%) Python
8 2 (2.74%) C#
8 2 (2.74%) C++
8 2 (2.74%) Groovy
9 1 (1.37%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.37%) XPath
9 1 (1.37%) AWK
9 1 (1.37%) Korn
9 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) ISSAP
2 5 (6.85%) ISSMP
2 5 (6.85%) CISM
2 5 (6.85%) CISSP
3 2 (2.74%) CCNP
3 2 (2.74%) CCNA
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) MCSD
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) PMP
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
1 3 (4.11%) COBIT
1 3 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.74%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) OVSD
3 1 (1.37%) OpenView
3 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Oracle
2 17 (23.29%) Business Objects
3 9 (12.33%) HP
4 5 (6.85%) WSO2
4 5 (6.85%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco
4 5 (6.85%) Sun
5 3 (4.11%) Zend
5 3 (4.11%) IBM
5 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.74%) Kony
6 2 (2.74%) JBoss
6 2 (2.74%) Twitter
7 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) JDA
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix
Liverpool
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Pension, Flexitme, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: Competitive plus great benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35,000 circa
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago