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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 21 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.98% 6.62% 6.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.05% 30.58% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 54
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
232 278 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.89% 21.65% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 155 179 204
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £64,000
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 21 January 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Oracle
4 22 (34.92%) Finance
5 17 (26.98%) Windows
6 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
7 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.46%) QA
8 11 (17.46%) Change Management
9 10 (15.87%) Java
9 10 (15.87%) SDLC
10 9 (14.29%) Python
10 9 (14.29%) Degree
10 9 (14.29%) Hadoop
11 8 (12.70%) Project Management
11 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.11%) MQSeries
12 7 (11.11%) Perl
12 7 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (11.11%) SWIFT
12 7 (11.11%) Apache Hive
12 7 (11.11%) Cloudera
12 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
12 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 7 (11.11%) Banking
13 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
13 6 (9.52%) Data Extraction
13 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef

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 7 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.76%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.17%) GeoServer
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) VoIP
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) BGP
3 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.17%) LDAP
3 2 (3.17%) Network Security
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
4 1 (1.59%) OSPF
4 1 (1.59%) TACACS
4 1 (1.59%) VLAN
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 7 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (7.94%) PowerCenter
5 4 (6.35%) Big Data
5 4 (6.35%) GIS
5 4 (6.35%) HBase
6 3 (4.76%) MySQL
7 2 (3.17%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.17%) Redis
7 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.17%) Riak
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.76%) JUnit
2 3 (4.76%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) JMeter
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.59%) PVCS
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (9.52%) Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Operations Support Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Administrator
5 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Data Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Production Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.35%) SWIFT Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Unix Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) Spring
4 3 (4.76%) HTML5
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) XML
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Wicket
5 2 (3.17%) Java EE
5 2 (3.17%) JMS
5 2 (3.17%) Middleware
5 2 (3.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.17%) RESTful
5 2 (3.17%) Servlets
6 1 (1.59%) CSS3
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) JSON
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
6 1 (1.59%) Velocity
6 1 (1.59%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.11%) SWIFT
2 6 (9.52%) Data Extraction
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Clustering
4 4 (6.35%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.17%) PMI
5 2 (3.17%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Linux
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) CentOS
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) AIX
5 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.46%) Change Management
3 10 (15.87%) SDLC
4 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.70%) Project Management
5 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.52%) ETL
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.52%) Service Management
6 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum
7 4 (6.35%) Coaching
7 4 (6.35%) High Availability
7 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
3 10 (15.87%) Java
4 9 (14.29%) Python
5 7 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.76%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) VBA
7 2 (3.17%) Groovy
7 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) CCNA
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCMSE
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
4 1 (1.59%) CCSE
4 1 (1.59%) CCSM
4 1 (1.59%) CISM
4 1 (1.59%) CISMP
4 1 (1.59%) CISSP
4 1 (1.59%) LPIC
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) HDFS
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (3.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Cloudera
4 5 (7.94%) Informatica
5 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Twitter
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.59%) F5
7 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.59%) Splunk
7 1 (1.59%) Talend
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