Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 34 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -34
Permanent jobs citing Unix 38 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.95% 4.36% 5.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.01% 18.45% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +36.36% +1.54%
10th Percentile £27,000 £37,500 £23,425
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £58,125
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - -

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 131 103 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.41% 23.62% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 84 58
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,500 £23,875
90th Percentile £50,125 £50,000 £45,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,211
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.67% +1.67%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 0 34 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) Oracle
2 21 (55.26%) Linux
3 20 (52.63%) Java
4 18 (47.37%) PL/SQL
5 17 (44.74%) Change Management
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 16 (42.11%) XML
7 15 (39.47%) Python
7 15 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (39.47%) Workflow
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
8 14 (36.84%) JDeveloper
8 14 (36.84%) ERP
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle Workflow
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle APEX
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (36.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 14 (36.84%) Translating Business Requirements
9 13 (34.21%) Finance
10 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
11 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
12 9 (23.68%) QA
12 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
12 9 (23.68%) Middleware
12 9 (23.68%) ITIL
12 9 (23.68%) C
13 8 (21.05%) HP

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 14 (36.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.63%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) DHCP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) FTP
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) Kerberos
2 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 5 (13.16%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) SMTP
2 5 (13.16%) SNMP
2 5 (13.16%) SSH
2 5 (13.16%) SSL
2 5 (13.16%) WAN
3 4 (10.53%) Modbus
4 3 (7.89%) IP Telephony
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle BI EE
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQLite
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.63%) Azkaban
5 1 (2.63%) Looker
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) JDeveloper
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle APEX
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Consultant
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) E-Business Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Junior
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Junior Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) E-Business Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Business Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Junior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) XML
2 9 (23.68%) Middleware
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (13.16%) LDAP
5 4 (10.53%) J2EE
6 2 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.63%) JPA
7 1 (2.63%) Pandas
7 1 (2.63%) REST
7 1 (2.63%) RESTful
7 1 (2.63%) Spring
7 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.63%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
1 8 (21.05%) Fintech
2 5 (13.16%) Replication
3 4 (10.53%) CAN bus
3 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Debian
2 5 (13.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Change Management
2 15 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (39.47%) Workflow
3 14 (36.84%) ERP
3 14 (36.84%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (23.68%) ITIL
4 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
5 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Component Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.26%) DevOps
9 2 (5.26%) Open Source
10 1 (2.63%) Kanban
10 1 (2.63%) Scrum
10 1 (2.63%) TDD
10 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 18 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 15 (39.47%) Python
5 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 9 (23.68%) C
7 7 (18.42%) Perl
8 4 (10.53%) C++
8 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.26%) PHP
9 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) CCNA
1 3 (7.89%) CCNP
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) NFS
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) Nagios
3 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Oracle
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) 3PAR
4 5 (13.16%) EMC
4 5 (13.16%) IBM
4 5 (13.16%) NetApp
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.53%) Google
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
6 3 (7.89%) VMware
7 2 (5.26%) BT
7 2 (5.26%) Radianz