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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.77% 8.48% 14.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 35.00% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 9
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
50 40 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.04% 24.24% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 36
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,900 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 29 August 2014. 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 Londonderry - 7 £60,000 -
County Antrim -14 5 - - 5
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
5 7 (36.84%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 6 (31.58%) Fujitsu
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
6 6 (31.58%) Clustering
6 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (15.79%) Essbase
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Linux

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (15.79%) Essbase
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.26%) JMeter
1 1 (5.26%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (5.26%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (15.79%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) JDBC
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (15.79%) VMS
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) E-business
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Fujitsu
4 3 (15.79%) Hyperion
4 3 (15.79%) Intel
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) Actimize
5 2 (10.53%) Ab Initio
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) Compaq
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago