Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 18 26
Rank change year-on-year -32 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 13 56 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.10% 13.02% 5.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.56% 39.72% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 7
Northern Ireland median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,050 £28,650
90th Percentile £76,250 £100,000 £49,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 136 141 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.38% 32.79% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 91 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 £24,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -32 12 £65,000 +62.50% 5
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) JDBC
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) JMS
6 4 (30.77%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 4 (30.77%) Java 8
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence

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 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithm Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) E-Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) JDBC
2 4 (30.77%) JMS
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) RESTful
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) OpenCV
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Derivative
1 2 (15.38%) Equities
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Server Building
5 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Deep Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java 8
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft