Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 15 32
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unix 20 58 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.36% 11.51% 5.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.42% 36.02% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +51.72% +20.83%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £67,750 £100,000 £49,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 161 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.61% 31.94% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 126 60
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,650 £20,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,625 £57,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.45% +2.35%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix 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 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Unix in Northern Ireland

Unix
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Northern Ireland

Unix
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -19 18 £35,000 -36.36% 3
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Unix.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (35.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) C
7 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) Workflow
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Banking
8 4 (20.00%) ERP
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (5.00%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Modbus
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) KDB
3 2 (10.00%) Kdb+
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.00%) Azkaban
4 1 (5.00%) Looker
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Business Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (10.00%) KDB Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (5.00%) JDBC
6 1 (5.00%) JMS
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) Pandas
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.00%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (25.00%) Workflow
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (20.00%) ERP
2 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Component Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) C++
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (10.00%) R
8 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.00%) Java 8
8 1 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (5.00%) PHP
8 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (10.00%) BT
4 2 (10.00%) Radianz
5 1 (5.00%) Google