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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 20 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.79% 1.44% 4.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 5.33% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 12
Average salary £100,000 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
34 75 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.55% 27.08% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 60 62
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £12,250 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £41,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) EPoS
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Dutch Language
3 3 (37.50%) French Language
3 3 (37.50%) Italian Language
3 3 (37.50%) Norwegian Language
3 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
3 3 (37.50%) OpenWorks
3 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) SAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) OpenWorks
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (37.50%) Dutch Language
1 3 (37.50%) French Language
1 3 (37.50%) Italian Language
1 3 (37.50%) Norwegian Language
1 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Management Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Data Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) C Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EPoS
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas