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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 29 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.68% 1.30% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 8.33% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
38 36 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.85% 15.65% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 57
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +54.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas