The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 41 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 50 89 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.37% 5.65% 7.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.46% 22.88% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 57
Median salary £41,375 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,100 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
257 389 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.48% 24.68% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 193 216 277
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,650
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Unix
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unix Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Unix
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Unix.

1 54 (47.37%) Oracle
2 51 (44.74%) Finance
3 49 (42.98%) SQL
3 49 (42.98%) Linux
4 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (22.81%) Windows
6 23 (20.18%) Java
7 21 (18.42%) PL/SQL
8 19 (16.67%) Perl
9 18 (15.79%) Banking
10 16 (14.04%) Scrum
10 16 (14.04%) Data Centre
11 14 (12.28%) Retail
11 14 (12.28%) Project Management
11 14 (12.28%) Solaris
12 13 (11.40%) Spring
12 13 (11.40%) Hadoop
13 12 (10.53%) MongoDB
13 12 (10.53%) Oracle Database
13 12 (10.53%) Migration
13 12 (10.53%) HTML
13 12 (10.53%) MySQL
13 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
14 11 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (9.65%) VoIP
14 11 (9.65%) EMC
14 11 (9.65%) Informatica
14 11 (9.65%) Veritas
14 11 (9.65%) Billing
14 11 (9.65%) Degree

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (8.77%) SAS
2 7 (6.14%) Apache
3 5 (4.39%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) GeoServer
5 2 (1.75%) JBoss
5 2 (1.75%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) CICS
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) VoIP
2 9 (7.89%) Firewall
2 9 (7.89%) Network Security
2 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.14%) BGP
4 6 (5.26%) EIGRP
4 6 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 6 (5.26%) Internet
4 6 (5.26%) LDAP
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.75%) LAN
5 2 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.88%) HTTP
6 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.88%) MPLS
6 1 (0.88%) OSPF
6 1 (0.88%) SMTP
6 1 (0.88%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) Hadoop
2 12 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.53%) MySQL
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.65%) Apache Hive
3 11 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.89%) HBase
4 9 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (7.89%) PowerCenter
5 7 (6.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (5.26%) Base SAS
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (4.39%) Big Data
7 5 (4.39%) Data Mining
7 5 (4.39%) OLAP
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (4.39%) SAS EBI
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.14%) JUnit
2 7 (6.14%) Maven
3 6 (5.26%) JIRA
3 6 (5.26%) JMeter
3 6 (5.26%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.63%) Subversion
6 2 (1.75%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.88%) PVCS
7 1 (0.88%) RubyMine
7 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 51 (44.74%) Finance
2 18 (15.79%) Banking
3 14 (12.28%) Retail
4 11 (9.65%) Billing
5 6 (5.26%) Law
6 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.75%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (15.79%) Developer
2 13 (11.40%) Consultant
3 11 (9.65%) Analyst
3 11 (9.65%) Java Developer
4 10 (8.77%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Data Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.14%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) SAS Consultant
7 7 (6.14%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Administrator
9 5 (4.39%) Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Exchange Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Operations Support Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Solaris Consultant
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) Spring
2 12 (10.53%) HTML
3 9 (7.89%) HTML5
4 7 (6.14%) Apache Wicket
4 7 (6.14%) RESTful
4 7 (6.14%) SOAP
5 6 (5.26%) Java EE
5 6 (5.26%) Servlets
6 5 (4.39%) CSS
6 5 (4.39%) Middleware
6 5 (4.39%) XML
7 4 (3.51%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.63%) CGI
8 3 (2.63%) CSS3
8 3 (2.63%) J2EE
8 3 (2.63%) JPA
8 3 (2.63%) jQuery
8 3 (2.63%) LAMP
9 2 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.14%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (6.14%) PKI
3 6 (5.26%) SWIFT
4 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.39%) Clustering
4 5 (4.39%) Replication
5 4 (3.51%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.75%) Biometrics
7 2 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.75%) PMI
7 2 (1.75%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.88%) Informatics
8 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.98%) Linux
2 26 (22.81%) Windows
3 14 (12.28%) Solaris
4 7 (6.14%) AIX
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.51%) Debian
6 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.75%) Android
7 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.75%) CentOS
7 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.75%) zOS
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.04%) Scrum
3 14 (12.28%) Project Management
4 12 (10.53%) Migration
5 11 (9.65%) DevOps
5 11 (9.65%) High Availability
6 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.77%) ETL
6 10 (8.77%) SDLC
7 9 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.14%) Microservices
9 7 (6.14%) MVC
9 7 (6.14%) Service Management
10 6 (5.26%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.26%) TDD
10 6 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.98%) SQL
2 23 (20.18%) Java
3 21 (18.42%) PL/SQL
4 19 (16.67%) Perl
5 10 (8.77%) Python
6 7 (6.14%) Groovy
7 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.39%) Ruby
9 4 (3.51%) C++
10 3 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.63%) PHP
11 2 (1.75%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.75%) CLIST
11 2 (1.75%) JCL
11 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.75%) REXX
11 2 (1.75%) VBA
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.65%) Degree
2 10 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.02%) CCNA
4 7 (6.14%) CCNP
5 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.63%) CISA
6 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.75%) CCSE
7 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.88%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CCIE
8 1 (0.88%) CCMSE
8 1 (0.88%) CCSA
8 1 (0.88%) CCSM
8 1 (0.88%) LPIC
8 1 (0.88%) MCP
8 1 (0.88%) MCSE
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.88%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
2 9 (7.89%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.26%) Firmware
4 3 (2.63%) Docker
5 2 (1.75%) HDFS
5 2 (1.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (1.75%) Squid
5 2 (1.75%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.88%) iptables
6 1 (0.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.51%) Puppet
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
3 2 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.88%) zSecure
Vendors
1 54 (47.37%) Oracle
2 11 (9.65%) Cloudera
2 11 (9.65%) EMC
2 11 (9.65%) Informatica
2 11 (9.65%) Veritas
3 9 (7.89%) CheckPoint
3 9 (7.89%) VMware
4 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.39%) Cisco
7 4 (3.51%) Sybase
8 3 (2.63%) Northgate
8 3 (2.63%) Remedy
9 2 (1.75%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.75%) CA
9 2 (1.75%) F5
9 2 (1.75%) Twitter
10 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.88%) Nokia
10 1 (0.88%) Talend
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