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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
North West / Merseyside
Rank 51 52 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 15 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.69% 2.04% 6.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 8.70% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 29
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -36.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,250 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 110 115 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 19.71% 23.52% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 104
Median salary £34,250 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.51% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +10 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Unix
North West

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 30 (52.63%) SQL
1 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 29 (50.88%) Windows
3 28 (49.12%) Oracle
4 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
5 22 (38.60%) Finance
6 21 (36.84%) PowerShell
7 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
8 17 (29.82%) HPUX
9 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (24.56%) Migration
11 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
11 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
12 11 (19.30%) Siebel
12 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
13 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
14 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
14 9 (15.79%) Siebel EIM
14 9 (15.79%) SAN
14 9 (15.79%) Informatica
14 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
14 9 (15.79%) PL/SQL
15 8 (14.04%) ITIL
15 8 (14.04%) HP
15 8 (14.04%) Citrix
15 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 12c
16 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (12.28%) MySQL

Unix
Top Related 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 (8.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) SAS
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) IaaS
1 2 (3.51%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (1.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (3.51%) FTP
2 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) LAN
2 2 (3.51%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle Database
2 9 (15.79%) Siebel EIM
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (12.28%) MySQL
4 7 (12.28%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (10.53%) Informix
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Administrator
2 7 (12.28%) Developer
3 6 (10.53%) DBA
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) SQL DBA
4 5 (8.77%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) MI Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Senior MI Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.51%) Siebel Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Middleware
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (7.02%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) JAAS
2 2 (3.51%) JSON
2 2 (3.51%) LAMP
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) Symfony
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) WebCenter
2 2 (3.51%) WebSockets
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) NHS
5 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 29 (50.88%) Windows
3 20 (35.09%) Windows Server
4 17 (29.82%) HPUX
5 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.77%) CentOS
7 4 (7.02%) Solaris
8 2 (3.51%) Debian
8 2 (3.51%) OpenVMS
9 1 (1.75%) AIX
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Migration
2 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 9 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.53%) Server Hardening
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.77%) SDLC
6 5 (8.77%) SOA
6 5 (8.77%) Statistics
6 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Analytics
7 4 (7.02%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.26%) BPEL
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) SQL
2 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
3 21 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.77%) Java
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
8 3 (5.26%) Ruby
9 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 2 (3.51%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.75%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SCOM
2 5 (8.77%) SCCM
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (7.02%) SCOrch
3 4 (7.02%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.26%) Nagios
4 3 (5.26%) OpenView
4 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.51%) Puppet
6 1 (1.75%) OVSD
6 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
2 11 (19.30%) Siebel
3 9 (15.79%) Informatica
4 8 (14.04%) Citrix
4 8 (14.04%) HP
5 6 (10.53%) VMware
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.02%) IDERA
7 4 (7.02%) Tableau
8 2 (3.51%) InterSystems
8 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco
9 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.75%) Splunk
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