The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 31 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 27 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.51% 5.32% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.31% 20.61% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 41
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
121 165 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.69% 25.82% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 84 137 116
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
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 30 July 2015. 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 -3 17 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Southport - 4 - - 2
UNIX
North West

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 41 (71.93%) Java
2 40 (70.18%) Oracle
3 28 (49.12%) SOA
4 27 (47.37%) Middleware
4 27 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
4 27 (47.37%) Oracle Service Bus
4 27 (47.37%) Oracle ODI
5 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database
5 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (35.09%) Windows
7 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
8 11 (19.30%) Finance
9 10 (17.54%) Linux
10 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 9 (15.79%) SQL
10 9 (15.79%) Banking
10 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (14.04%) MS Office
11 8 (14.04%) SAP
11 8 (14.04%) CRM
12 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
12 7 (12.28%) OO
12 7 (12.28%) DB2
12 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
12 7 (12.28%) SAP Basis
12 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (12.28%) SAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 27 (47.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (10.53%) NetWeaver
4 4 (7.02%) JBoss
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.75%) SAS
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 5 (8.77%) MS Project
5 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
2 6 (10.53%) NAS
3 5 (8.77%) WAN
4 3 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
6 1 (1.75%) SSH
6 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.75%) DHCP
6 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) DNS
6 1 (1.75%) SSL
6 1 (1.75%) PABX
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (47.37%) Oracle ODI
2 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database
2 26 (45.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.28%) DB2
6 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (5.26%) Informix
9 2 (3.51%) MySQL
10 1 (1.75%) MS Access
10 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.75%) VLDB
10 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Selenium
2 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.02%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (7.02%) Ant
2 4 (7.02%) JUnit
2 4 (7.02%) Log4j
2 4 (7.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.75%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.75%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 19 (33.33%) SOA Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Basis Manager
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.75%) Applications Support Specialist
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) Middleware
1 27 (47.37%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (12.28%) SAP Basis
3 6 (10.53%) J2EE
3 6 (10.53%) XML
3 6 (10.53%) RESTful
3 6 (10.53%) JAX-RS
4 4 (7.02%) J2SE
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 3 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) ODBC
6 1 (1.75%) COM
6 1 (1.75%) SOAP
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
6 1 (1.75%) WSDL
6 1 (1.75%) XBRL
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Handset
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) SUSE
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) SOA
2 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 8 (14.04%) CRM
3 8 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (12.28%) SDLC
4 7 (12.28%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
4 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.28%) OO
4 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Migration
5 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby
4 4 (7.02%) Python
4 4 (7.02%) Perl
5 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) C++
5 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) VBA
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) CCNA
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) EMC Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) OpenView
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (5.26%) Nagios
1 3 (5.26%) OVSD
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.75%) Control-M
2 1 (1.75%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (70.18%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) SAP
3 6 (10.53%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) HP
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.02%) Citrix
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) Sun
8 1 (1.75%) Cognos
8 1 (1.75%) Unisys
8 1 (1.75%) Avaya
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) Novell
8 1 (1.75%) Remedy
8 1 (1.75%) Alias
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holidays, UK healthcare from day 1,
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Superb Bens
Posted: 9 days ago