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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 75 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 15 90 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 6.36% 7.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.58% 26.16% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 60
Median salary £47,500 £42,120 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.77% +9.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £80,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
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
228 344 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.58% 24.29% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 154 201 252
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 December 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 36 (54.55%) SQL
2 30 (45.45%) Linux
3 27 (40.91%) Finance
4 25 (37.88%) Oracle
5 19 (28.79%) PL/SQL
6 18 (27.27%) Windows
7 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (19.70%) Hadoop
9 12 (18.18%) Perl
10 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (16.67%) Apache Hive
10 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 11 (16.67%) Cloudera
11 10 (15.15%) High Availability
11 10 (15.15%) ETL
11 10 (15.15%) VoIP
12 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.64%) Informatica
12 9 (13.64%) PowerCenter
12 9 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (13.64%) Python
12 9 (13.64%) Firewall
12 9 (13.64%) Change Management
12 9 (13.64%) Project Management
12 9 (13.64%) HBase
12 9 (13.64%) SaaS
12 9 (13.64%) Network Security
13 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
13 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification

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 3 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) MQSeries
1 3 (4.55%) SAS
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.03%) GeoServer
2 2 (3.03%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) CICS
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) VoIP
2 9 (13.64%) Firewall
2 9 (13.64%) Network Security
3 6 (9.09%) BGP
3 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.58%) EIGRP
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 2 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.52%) LDAP
6 1 (1.52%) OSPF
6 1 (1.52%) SSH
6 1 (1.52%) SSL
6 1 (1.52%) TACACS
6 1 (1.52%) VLAN
6 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) Hadoop
2 11 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.64%) HBase
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (13.64%) PowerCenter
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (6.06%) Big Data
5 4 (6.06%) GIS
6 3 (4.55%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.03%) DB2
7 2 (3.03%) Redis
7 2 (3.03%) Riak
8 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.03%) JUnit
2 2 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) JMeter
3 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.52%) PVCS
3 1 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Data Engineer
1 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Developer
3 6 (9.09%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Operations Support Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Production Support Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) HTML
1 4 (6.06%) Middleware
1 4 (6.06%) Spring
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Wicket
2 2 (3.03%) HTML5
2 2 (3.03%) ISPF
2 2 (3.03%) Java EE
2 2 (3.03%) JMS
2 2 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.03%) RESTful
2 2 (3.03%) Servlets
2 2 (3.03%) SOAP
2 2 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) CSS3
3 1 (1.52%) J2EE
3 1 (1.52%) J2SE
3 1 (1.52%) jQuery
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Data Extraction
3 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.03%) PKI
4 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 2 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (45.45%) Linux
2 18 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Solaris
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) AIX
5 2 (3.03%) zOS
6 1 (1.52%) Debian
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) ETL
2 10 (15.15%) High Availability
3 9 (13.64%) Change Management
3 9 (13.64%) Project Management
4 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.09%) Service Management
6 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.58%) Security Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) DevOps
7 4 (6.06%) Scrum
7 4 (6.06%) SDLC
8 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (54.55%) SQL
2 19 (28.79%) PL/SQL
3 12 (18.18%) Perl
4 9 (13.64%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) Java
6 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.55%) VBA
7 2 (3.03%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) CLIST
7 2 (3.03%) Groovy
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.03%) JCL
7 2 (3.03%) REXX
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.61%) CCNA
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) CCMSE
5 1 (1.52%) CCSE
5 1 (1.52%) CCSM
5 1 (1.52%) CISA
5 1 (1.52%) CISM
5 1 (1.52%) CISMP
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) LPIC
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) COBIT
4 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) Firmware
3 3 (4.55%) Docker
4 2 (3.03%) HDFS
4 2 (3.03%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (3.03%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.52%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
3 3 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.52%) zSecure
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 9 (13.64%) Informatica
4 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
5 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.03%) CA
8 2 (3.03%) F5
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
8 2 (3.03%) Twitter
9 1 (1.52%) IBM
9 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.52%) Talend
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