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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 17 29 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 15 2 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.10% 1.02% 19.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 5.56% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 22
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £37,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
33 36 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.61% 18.27% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 66
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -13.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
County Antrim +15 10 £30,000 -20.00% 4
County Londonderry - 5 £75,000 -
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 42 (79.25%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) Java
3 26 (49.06%) Degree
3 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
4 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
5 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (39.62%) TDD
5 21 (39.62%) OO
5 21 (39.62%) Multithreading
6 20 (37.74%) Java EE
6 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
6 20 (37.74%) Subversion
7 19 (35.85%) Finance
8 18 (33.96%) Telecoms
8 18 (33.96%) Solaris
9 17 (32.08%) Oracle
10 16 (30.19%) Oracle Database
11 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
11 14 (26.42%) Retail
11 14 (26.42%) Fujitsu
12 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (20.75%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (20.75%) E-business
13 11 (20.75%) VMS
13 11 (20.75%) Intel
13 11 (20.75%) Control-M
13 11 (20.75%) Shell Script
14 6 (11.32%) SQL
14 6 (11.32%) Windows
15 5 (9.43%) Perl

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.77%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) SNMP
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) VoIP
2 3 (5.66%) SMTP
2 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) Softswitch
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) MGCP
2 3 (5.66%) RTP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) SSH
3 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.89%) NAS
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.66%) Essbase
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (3.77%) Informix
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Subversion
1 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) PVCS
3 1 (1.89%) Valgrind
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 18 (33.96%) Telecoms
3 14 (26.42%) Retail
4 4 (7.55%) Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Java Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Linux Specialist
3 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 3 (5.66%) Developer
4 3 (5.66%) DBA
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (5.66%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
5 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.77%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (1.89%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.89%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Service Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) Java EE
2 5 (9.43%) JSF
2 5 (9.43%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (3.77%) JAX-WS
3 2 (3.77%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) EJB
3 2 (3.77%) JDBC
3 2 (3.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) JMS
4 1 (1.89%) WSDL
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
4 1 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) SOAP
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) DTV
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Linux
2 18 (33.96%) Solaris
3 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (20.75%) Oracle Linux
4 11 (20.75%) VMS
5 6 (11.32%) Windows
6 1 (1.89%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Software Engineering
2 21 (39.62%) Multithreading
2 21 (39.62%) OO
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) TDD
3 11 (20.75%) E-business
4 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.55%) Product Management
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL
6 3 (5.66%) ETL
7 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
8 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Perl
5 4 (7.55%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Degree
2 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) HNC
3 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) Basel II
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Control-M
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle
2 14 (26.42%) Fujitsu
3 11 (20.75%) Intel
4 3 (5.66%) Sun
4 3 (5.66%) SAP
4 3 (5.66%) IBM
4 3 (5.66%) Hyperion
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.89%) Coverity
6 1 (1.89%) Brocade
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
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