The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 8 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unix 11 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.63% 17.54% 6.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.91% 38.46% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Median salary £41,250 £30,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £24,400 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £44,750 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Unix
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.71% 45.61% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 24
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Unix
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Unix Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Unix
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Unix
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 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
County Antrim -11 11 £41,250 +37.50%
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Unix.

1 9 (47.37%) SQL
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) CISSP
4 4 (21.05%) OLE
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) VBScript
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Sybase
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JDeveloper
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Business Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) E-Business Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Performance Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) OLE
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Derivative
1 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) NetWare
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (15.79%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Proprietary Trading
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) VBScript
5 3 (15.79%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) GCIA
2 3 (15.79%) GCIH
2 3 (15.79%) PhD
3 2 (10.53%) SANS
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) CISMP
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
4 1 (5.26%) IISP
4 1 (5.26%) ISACA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.26%) NFS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
1 1 (5.26%) Squid
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.26%) MOM
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) vRealize
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Sybase
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Novell
5 1 (5.26%) Qualys
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.26%) VMware