Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 25 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unix 39 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.57% 5.60% 11.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.95% 24.05% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 11
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +58.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -

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 126 79 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.69% 23.30% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 45
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -3 36 £40,000 -15.79%
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Unix.

1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Change Management
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 18 (46.15%) Oracle
4 17 (43.59%) XML
5 16 (41.03%) Linux
6 15 (38.46%) Workflow
7 13 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 13 (33.33%) JDeveloper
7 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (33.33%) ERP
7 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 13 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
8 12 (30.77%) Bash Shell
9 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
9 10 (25.64%) QA
9 10 (25.64%) ITIL
9 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
10 9 (23.08%) Fintech
10 9 (23.08%) Middleware

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 13 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (10.26%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) DHCP
2 5 (12.82%) DNS
2 5 (12.82%) FTP
2 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 5 (12.82%) Kerberos
2 5 (12.82%) LDAP
2 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 5 (12.82%) SMTP
2 5 (12.82%) SNMP
2 5 (12.82%) SSH
2 5 (12.82%) SSL
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
3 4 (10.26%) LAN
3 4 (10.26%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) WAN
4 3 (7.69%) Modbus
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) SQLite
4 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) JDeveloper
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Subversion
4 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) Maven
4 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Consultant
3 10 (25.64%) E-Business Consultant
3 10 (25.64%) Junior
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Consultant
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 10 (25.64%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Junior Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) E-Business Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Business Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Murex Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) Middleware
3 8 (20.51%) Spring
4 6 (15.38%) FpML
5 5 (12.82%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) JDBC
6 4 (10.26%) JMS
6 4 (10.26%) JSON
6 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) Murex MxML
7 2 (5.13%) Struts
8 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.56%) JPA
8 1 (2.56%) REST
8 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 9 (23.08%) Fintech
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.69%) CAN bus
4 2 (5.13%) Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Debian
2 5 (12.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Change Management
2 15 (38.46%) Workflow
3 13 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (33.33%) ERP
3 13 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 10 (25.64%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
5 9 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
8 4 (10.26%) MVC
9 3 (7.69%) Component Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Workflow Development
11 1 (2.56%) API Development
11 1 (2.56%) DevOps
11 1 (2.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Python
4 12 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 8 (20.51%) Perl
6 6 (15.38%) C
7 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.69%) C++
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCNA
1 4 (10.26%) CCNP
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.82%) NFS
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 5 (12.82%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) HP
4 5 (12.82%) 3PAR
4 5 (12.82%) EMC
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) NetApp
4 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) SonicWALL
5 4 (10.26%) Symantec
5 4 (10.26%) VMware
6 3 (7.69%) Google
7 2 (5.13%) Murex
8 1 (2.56%) Juniper