The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.82% 1.84% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 17.86% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £37,000 £100,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.00% +166.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UNIX
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 28 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.09% 10.29% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 55
Average salary £37,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.94% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

UNIX
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Aberdeen region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Aberdeen

UNIX
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) VMware