Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 29 28
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unix 18 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.72% 8.79% 5.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.24% 31.25% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -15.79% +58.33%
10th Percentile £39,600 £27,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £52,500 £49,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,655 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% +5.31% -

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 136 128 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 28.10% 28.13% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 87 72 56
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £23,625
90th Percentile £67,250 £49,875 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -20 15 £65,000 +71.05% 12
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (33.33%) Java 8
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
6 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) Jenkins

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 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) L2TP
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) OpenVPN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Mockito
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 6 (33.33%) RESTful
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Angular 2
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) Java EE
2 3 (16.67%) JDBC
2 3 (16.67%) JMS
2 3 (16.67%) JPA
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Derivative
3 2 (11.11%) Equities
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Component Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Database Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Java 8
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (11.11%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft