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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 42 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unix 53 87 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.33% 5.63% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.27% 23.90% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 54
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
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
275 364 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.47% 23.54% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 195 209 236
Median salary £40,000 £36,875 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.47% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 27 August 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 59 (50.86%) Oracle
2 52 (44.83%) Linux
2 52 (44.83%) Finance
3 46 (39.66%) SQL
4 35 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (21.55%) Java
5 25 (21.55%) Windows
6 23 (19.83%) Banking
7 20 (17.24%) Perl
7 20 (17.24%) Data Centre
8 19 (16.38%) PL/SQL
9 18 (15.52%) Solaris
10 17 (14.66%) Retail
11 16 (13.79%) Migration
11 16 (13.79%) Scrum
11 16 (13.79%) Veritas
12 15 (12.93%) EMC
12 15 (12.93%) Billing
12 15 (12.93%) Virtual Machines
13 14 (12.07%) SDLC
14 13 (11.21%) Hadoop
15 12 (10.34%) Spring
15 12 (10.34%) QA
15 12 (10.34%) Project Management
15 12 (10.34%) SAS
16 11 (9.48%) VoIP
16 11 (9.48%) HTML
16 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (9.48%) Informatica
16 11 (9.48%) Law

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 12 (10.34%) SAS
2 9 (7.76%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.17%) Apache
4 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.72%) CMS
5 2 (1.72%) GeoServer
5 2 (1.72%) JBoss
5 2 (1.72%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.86%) CICS
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.76%) SaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) IaaS
3 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) VoIP
2 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.90%) Network Security
4 7 (6.03%) BGP
4 7 (6.03%) EIGRP
4 7 (6.03%) Firewall
5 6 (5.17%) LDAP
6 5 (4.31%) Ethernet
6 5 (4.31%) Internet
7 2 (1.72%) LAN
7 2 (1.72%) MPLS
7 2 (1.72%) WAN
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.86%) DNS
8 1 (0.86%) HTTP
8 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.86%) SMTP
8 1 (0.86%) SSH
8 1 (0.86%) SSL
8 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) Hadoop
2 11 (9.48%) Apache Hive
2 11 (9.48%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.62%) MySQL
3 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (7.76%) HBase
4 9 (7.76%) PowerCenter
5 8 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (6.03%) Base SAS
6 7 (6.03%) OLAP
7 5 (4.31%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (4.31%) SAS EBI
7 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.45%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.03%) JUnit
3 6 (5.17%) JIRA
3 6 (5.17%) JMeter
3 6 (5.17%) LoadRunner
3 6 (5.17%) Maven
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.86%) RubyMine
General
1 52 (44.83%) Finance
2 23 (19.83%) Banking
3 17 (14.66%) Retail
4 15 (12.93%) Billing
5 11 (9.48%) Law
6 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (13.79%) Consultant
2 15 (12.93%) Developer
3 10 (8.62%) Analyst
3 10 (8.62%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (7.76%) Data Engineer
4 9 (7.76%) SAS Consultant
4 9 (7.76%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.03%) Administrator
6 7 (6.03%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Solaris Consultant
7 6 (5.17%) Unix Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Exchange Specialist
8 5 (4.31%) SAS BI Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) SWIFT Specialist
8 5 (4.31%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) Spring
2 11 (9.48%) HTML
3 9 (7.76%) HTML5
4 6 (5.17%) Apache Wicket
4 6 (5.17%) Middleware
4 6 (5.17%) RESTful
4 6 (5.17%) SOAP
5 5 (4.31%) CSS
5 5 (4.31%) Java EE
5 5 (4.31%) Servlets
5 5 (4.31%) XML
6 4 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.59%) CGI
7 3 (2.59%) CSS3
7 3 (2.59%) J2EE
7 3 (2.59%) JPA
7 3 (2.59%) jQuery
7 3 (2.59%) Web Services
8 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.72%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.03%) PKI
4 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (5.17%) SWIFT
5 5 (4.31%) Clustering
6 4 (3.45%) Replication
7 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.72%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.72%) PMI
9 1 (0.86%) Informatics
9 1 (0.86%) iSeries
9 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.86%) Physics
9 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.83%) Linux
2 25 (21.55%) Windows
3 18 (15.52%) Solaris
4 10 (8.62%) AIX
5 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.59%) Debian
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.59%) zOS
7 2 (1.72%) Android
7 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (13.79%) Migration
2 16 (13.79%) Scrum
3 14 (12.07%) SDLC
4 12 (10.34%) Project Management
5 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (9.48%) DevOps
5 11 (9.48%) High Availability
6 10 (8.62%) ETL
6 10 (8.62%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.03%) Microservices
9 7 (6.03%) SOA
10 6 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.17%) ERP
10 6 (5.17%) MVC
10 6 (5.17%) TDD
11 5 (4.31%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (39.66%) SQL
2 25 (21.55%) Java
3 20 (17.24%) Perl
4 19 (16.38%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.76%) Python
6 7 (6.03%) Groovy
7 6 (5.17%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.31%) Ruby
9 3 (2.59%) C++
9 3 (2.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.72%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.72%) CLIST
10 2 (1.72%) JCL
10 2 (1.72%) Korn
10 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.72%) REXX
10 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) CCNP
3 6 (5.17%) CCNA
4 3 (2.59%) CISA
4 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.86%) CCIE
6 1 (0.86%) CCSA
6 1 (0.86%) CCSE
6 1 (0.86%) MCP
6 1 (0.86%) MCSE
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.86%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
2 9 (7.76%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.17%) Firmware
4 3 (2.59%) Docker
5 2 (1.72%) HDFS
5 2 (1.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (1.72%) Squid
5 2 (1.72%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.86%) iptables
6 1 (0.86%) RACF
6 1 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.86%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.17%) Puppet
3 2 (1.72%) Ansible
3 2 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.86%) zSecure
Vendors
1 59 (50.86%) Oracle
2 16 (13.79%) Veritas
3 15 (12.93%) EMC
4 11 (9.48%) Cloudera
4 11 (9.48%) Informatica
5 9 (7.76%) VMware
6 7 (6.03%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.45%) Cisco
9 4 (3.45%) Sybase
10 3 (2.59%) Northgate
10 3 (2.59%) Remedy
11 2 (1.72%) Avaya
11 2 (1.72%) CA
11 2 (1.72%) IBM
12 1 (0.86%) Alterian
12 1 (0.86%) F5
12 1 (0.86%) Nokia
12 1 (0.86%) Twitter
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