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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 25 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 55 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.06% 5.61% 6.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.78% 22.02% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 39
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
198 109 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.03% 25.47% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 120 70 143
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +13 50 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Wirral -10 4 £29,500 +24.21%
Birkenhead - 1 £27,500 -
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 40 (57.97%) SQL
2 35 (50.72%) Linux
3 30 (43.48%) Oracle
4 29 (42.03%) Security Cleared
5 28 (40.58%) Shell Script
6 24 (34.78%) SC Cleared
6 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (33.33%) Migration
7 23 (33.33%) Siebel
8 19 (27.54%) PL/SQL
8 19 (27.54%) Windows
9 15 (21.74%) MySQL
9 15 (21.74%) Siebel EIM
9 15 (21.74%) Informatica
9 15 (21.74%) Data Migration
10 14 (20.29%) Finance
11 13 (18.84%) Java
11 13 (18.84%) Data Modelling
11 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
13 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database
13 10 (14.49%) ITIL
13 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
13 10 (14.49%) Middleware
14 9 (13.04%) Clustering
14 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
14 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.04%) HTML
14 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning

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 (7.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) IaaS
1 4 (5.80%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.25%) Internet
2 5 (7.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (7.25%) Wireless
3 3 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.35%) SAN
4 2 (2.90%) 802.11
4 2 (2.90%) SMS
4 2 (2.90%) VPN
4 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.45%) LAN
5 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) MySQL
1 15 (21.74%) Siebel EIM
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (8.70%) Informix
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.90%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Ant
1 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.35%) Maven
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Administrator
2 13 (18.84%) Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Siebel Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) DBA
5 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.25%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.80%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.80%) Implementation Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.80%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.80%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (5.80%) QA Tester
6 4 (5.80%) Tester
7 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Middleware
2 9 (13.04%) HTML
3 7 (10.14%) CSS
4 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 6 (8.70%) Spring
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (7.25%) Web Services
6 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.80%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (5.80%) Java EE
6 4 (5.80%) XML
7 3 (4.35%) Behat
7 3 (4.35%) Django
7 3 (4.35%) iBATIS
7 3 (4.35%) jQuery
7 3 (4.35%) Laravel
7 3 (4.35%) SOAP
7 3 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.35%) XHTML
7 3 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Clustering
3 7 (10.14%) NHS
4 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.25%) Statistics
5 4 (5.80%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.80%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.35%) Credit Risk
6 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.35%) Tandem
7 2 (2.90%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.90%) iPad
7 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.45%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Linux
2 19 (27.54%) Windows
3 5 (7.25%) Solaris
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.35%) OpenVMS
6 2 (2.90%) OpenWrt
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Migration
2 15 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.84%) Data Modelling
4 10 (14.49%) ITIL
5 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (10.14%) SOA
7 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (8.70%) Open Source
8 5 (7.25%) Service Management
8 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Testing
9 4 (5.80%) CRM
9 4 (5.80%) OO
9 4 (5.80%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) SQL
2 28 (40.58%) Shell Script
3 19 (27.54%) PL/SQL
4 13 (18.84%) Java
5 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
6 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.25%) Python
9 4 (5.80%) C#
9 4 (5.80%) PHP
10 3 (4.35%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.90%) C
11 2 (2.90%) C++
11 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Security Cleared
2 24 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) CCNA
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) CISM
3 3 (4.35%) CISSP
3 3 (4.35%) SSCP
4 2 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.90%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) HL7
1 4 (5.80%) QA
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Firmware
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Nagios
3 1 (1.45%) OpenView
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Oracle
2 23 (33.33%) Siebel
3 15 (21.74%) Informatica
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.70%) VMware
6 4 (5.80%) IBM
6 4 (5.80%) NetApp
7 3 (4.35%) Remedy
7 3 (4.35%) Twitter
8 2 (2.90%) Citrix
8 2 (2.90%) IDERA
8 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.90%) Sun
9 1 (1.45%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
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