Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 35 43
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unix 38 72 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.35% 7.14% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.47% 23.76% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 23
Liverpool median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
Merseyside median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +19.32% +1.15% -0.57%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 177 303 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 24.93% 30.03% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 130 182 129
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,675 £26,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,018
% change year-on-year -5.88% +18.00% -3.95%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Liverpool

Unix
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Liverpool.

Salary trend for Unix in Liverpool

Unix
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Unix.

1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) HPUX
3 19 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (44.74%) Shell Script
4 17 (44.74%) SAN
4 17 (44.74%) HP
4 17 (44.74%) PowerShell
5 16 (42.11%) Finance
6 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
7 14 (36.84%) 3PAR
7 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
8 13 (34.21%) Server Hardening
9 11 (28.95%) Apache
9 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 9 (23.68%) Banking
11 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
11 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
11 9 (23.68%) MySQL
11 9 (23.68%) Python
11 9 (23.68%) Web Services
11 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
11 9 (23.68%) LAMP
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle
12 8 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (21.05%) CentOS
13 7 (18.42%) SQL
14 6 (15.79%) VMware

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 11 (28.95%) Apache
1 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) AMQP
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
2 9 (23.68%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Administrator
1 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) HPUX Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) HPUX Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.16%) Database Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Linux Specialist
4 5 (13.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) LAMP
1 9 (23.68%) Web Services
2 5 (13.16%) Kafka
2 5 (13.16%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) JSP
4 1 (2.63%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) HPUX
3 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 8 (21.05%) CentOS
6 6 (15.79%) SUSE
6 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
7 4 (10.53%) Debian
7 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Server Hardening
2 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps
4 4 (10.53%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
5 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) ITSM
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 1 (2.63%) Analytics
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) PowerShell
1 17 (44.74%) Shell Script
2 15 (39.47%) Bash Shell
3 9 (23.68%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) C++
6 4 (10.53%) Groovy
6 4 (10.53%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Varnish
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Ansible
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) Nagios
4 2 (5.26%) Grafana
4 2 (5.26%) Graphite
4 2 (5.26%) Graylog
4 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (44.74%) HP
3 14 (36.84%) 3PAR
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 6 (15.79%) VMware
6 4 (10.53%) Capita
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) F5
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) Murex
8 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.63%) TIBCO