The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 44 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 8 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.50% 3.15% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.25% 11.19% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 14
Median salary £37,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -24.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  

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

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 97 134 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 18.13% 28.15% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 98 84
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +21.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Merseyside

Unix
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Unix in Merseyside

Unix
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Merseyside over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Merseyside

Unix
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Liverpool +5 8 £37,000 -7.50% 2
Unix
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Unix.

1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle
3 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
3 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Siebel
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) Siebel EIM
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) SOA
6 5 (21.74%) Informatica
6 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Retail
6 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (17.39%) Tableau
7 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (17.39%) SAS
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) AMQP
2 1 (4.35%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
1 5 (21.74%) Siebel EIM
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Informix
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Administrator
1 4 (17.39%) Developer
1 4 (17.39%) MI Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Senior MI Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Siebel Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Siebel Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) JAAS
4 1 (4.35%) Kafka
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.35%) WebCenter
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) SUSE
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (21.74%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
3 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) BPEL
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Logistics
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Shell Script
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.35%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) OVSD
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Siebel
3 5 (21.74%) Informatica
4 4 (17.39%) Tableau
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) IDERA
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Competitive + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Southport
Transition Partners
Salary: Up to £35k + 15% bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago