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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Permanent jobs citing Unix 33 70 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.99% 5.52% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.10% 27.03% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 47
Median salary £42,500 £38,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,750 £55,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
234 259 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.23% 20.44% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 157 174 195
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,600 £55,000
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 19 February 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 37 (62.71%) Linux
2 21 (35.59%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) Oracle
4 17 (28.81%) Finance
5 15 (25.42%) Windows
6 11 (18.64%) Change Management
7 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
7 10 (16.95%) Java
7 10 (16.95%) QA
7 10 (16.95%) SDLC
8 9 (15.25%) Degree
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.56%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (13.56%) MQSeries
9 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
9 8 (13.56%) SWIFT
9 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) Python
10 7 (11.86%) Perl
10 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.17%) Banking
11 6 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (8.47%) Ansible
12 5 (8.47%) DevOps
12 5 (8.47%) Security Monitoring

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 8 (13.56%) MQSeries
1 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) JBoss
4 3 (5.08%) SAS
4 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) GIMP
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) VoIP
2 2 (3.39%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) BGP
3 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (1.69%) OSPF
3 1 (1.69%) TACACS
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) VLAN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.47%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (5.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.39%) Big Data
4 2 (3.39%) CouchDB
4 2 (3.39%) GIS
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.39%) PowerCenter
4 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) Riak
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Maven
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) JUnit
3 1 (1.69%) PVCS
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Law
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Consultant
1 9 (15.25%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Associate Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Linux Specialist
4 5 (8.47%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Operations Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Specialist
4 5 (8.47%) Security Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) SWIFT Specialist
4 5 (8.47%) Unix Specialist
4 5 (8.47%) Unix Technical Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Junior
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.78%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 3 (5.08%) RESTful
2 3 (5.08%) SOAP
2 3 (5.08%) Spring
2 3 (5.08%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) Ajax
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (3.39%) HTML5
3 2 (3.39%) Java EE
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) JSON
3 2 (3.39%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.39%) Servlets
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) DirectX
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) SWIFT
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Data Extraction
4 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) Social Media
6 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) PMI
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) CentOS
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Solaris
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.39%) Debian
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Change Management
2 10 (16.95%) SDLC
3 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.47%) DevOps
7 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.47%) Service Management
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Coaching
9 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (5.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
3 7 (11.86%) Perl
3 7 (11.86%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.08%) VBA
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) CCNA
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CCMSE
3 1 (1.69%) CCSE
3 1 (1.69%) CCSM
3 1 (1.69%) CISM
3 1 (1.69%) CISMP
3 1 (1.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.69%) LPIC
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.47%) Ansible
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Splunk
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.39%) F5
5 2 (3.39%) Informatica
5 2 (3.39%) Twitter
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.69%) Perforce
6 1 (1.69%) Talend
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