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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 18 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.11% 2.53% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 12.50% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 16
Average salary £31,500 £55,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.72% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
42 32 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 25.93% 20.25% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 48
Average salary £31,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 17 £30,750 - 6
County Londonderry 0 1 £75,000 +36.36%
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (74.36%) Linux
2 20 (51.28%) Finance
3 18 (46.15%) Oracle
4 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
5 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
6 15 (38.46%) Retail
6 15 (38.46%) Solaris
7 14 (35.90%) Java
7 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
7 14 (35.90%) Fujitsu
7 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
8 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (30.77%) Degree
9 11 (28.21%) E-business
9 11 (28.21%) VMS
9 11 (28.21%) Intel
9 11 (28.21%) Control-M
9 11 (28.21%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
12 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
13 7 (17.95%) Rapid7
13 7 (17.95%) User Experience
13 7 (17.95%) Big Data
13 7 (17.95%) Analytics
13 7 (17.95%) Computer Security

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
3 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (7.69%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.56%) NAS
1 1 (2.56%) SNMP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) DMZ
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database
2 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.95%) Big Data
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.69%) Informix
6 3 (7.69%) Essbase
7 2 (5.13%) MySQL
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) PVCS
1 3 (7.69%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) TestNG
3 1 (2.56%) Valgrind
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Telecoms
3 15 (38.46%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) Military
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Linux Specialist
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Lead Software Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (7.69%) DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Graduate
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) JDBC
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) JAX-WS
5 3 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (7.69%) JMS
5 3 (7.69%) EJB
5 3 (7.69%) JSP
5 3 (7.69%) Servlets
5 3 (7.69%) J2EE
5 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (2.56%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.56%) WSDL
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) DTV
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Solaris
3 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (28.21%) VMS
4 11 (28.21%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
7 1 (2.56%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) E-business
2 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.95%) Analytics
3 7 (17.95%) Computer Security
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) MapReduce
5 5 (12.82%) SOA
6 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Change Control
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
1 14 (35.90%) Shell Script
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) Ruby
5 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) HNC
3 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Control-M
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) Fujitsu
3 11 (28.21%) Intel
4 7 (17.95%) Rapid7
5 4 (10.26%) SAP
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) Hyperion
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Coverity
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Brocade
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Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Northern Ireland
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Northern Ireland
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Northern Ireland
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago