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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 33 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 31 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.49% 5.63% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.90% 22.58% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 33
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £50,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
164 124 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.03% 24.95% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 115 87 139
Median salary £36,000 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.84% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -10 23 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Southport +6 3 - - 1
Birkenhead - 2 £27,500 -
Wirral - 1 £32,500 - 1
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (63.16%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
4 16 (42.11%) Oracle
5 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
6 13 (34.21%) HTML
6 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) Java
8 11 (28.95%) Siebel
8 11 (28.95%) Migration
9 10 (26.32%) Web Services
10 9 (23.68%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) MySQL
10 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
11 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
11 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
11 7 (18.42%) CSS
11 7 (18.42%) Informatica
11 7 (18.42%) Siebel EIM
12 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
13 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
13 5 (13.16%) Internet
13 5 (13.16%) PHP
13 5 (13.16%) Python
13 5 (13.16%) OO
13 5 (13.16%) JBoss
13 5 (13.16%) Wireless

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 (13.16%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
1 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (13.16%) Wireless
2 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) 802.11
3 2 (5.26%) SMS
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) NAS
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) Siebel EIM
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) Informix
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.26%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Ant
1 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
1 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
1 3 (7.89%) Maven
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium IDE
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
1 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Siebel Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) Web Services
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) Spring
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) Django
5 3 (7.89%) LAMP
5 3 (7.89%) Middleware
5 3 (7.89%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.89%) WSDL
5 3 (7.89%) XHTML
5 3 (7.89%) XML
5 3 (7.89%) XSLT
6 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
6 2 (5.26%) Behat
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) jQuery
6 2 (5.26%) Laravel
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) Credit Risk
4 3 (7.89%) Tandem
5 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.26%) iPad
5 2 (5.26%) Statistics
6 1 (2.63%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) OpenWrt
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (13.16%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) Open Source
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) Shell Script
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.16%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) CISM
3 3 (7.89%) CISSP
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Siebel
3 7 (18.42%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Twitter
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) IDERA
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
6 1 (2.63%) Sun
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