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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 37 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 65 98 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.27% 7.35% 8.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.66% 31.01% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 30 58 47
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +9.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
235 316 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.06% 23.69% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 135 204 188
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 31 May 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 65 (51.18%) Finance
2 54 (42.52%) Oracle
3 46 (36.22%) Linux
4 37 (29.13%) SQL
5 28 (22.05%) Data Centre
6 27 (21.26%) Solaris
6 27 (21.26%) SAS
7 26 (20.47%) Red Hat
8 25 (19.69%) Migration
8 25 (19.69%) Java
9 24 (18.90%) Veritas
9 24 (18.90%) Degree
10 23 (18.11%) Windows
11 21 (16.54%) Law
11 21 (16.54%) Banking
12 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (14.96%) Perl
14 18 (14.17%) Retail
15 17 (13.39%) AIX
16 15 (11.81%) Project Management
16 15 (11.81%) Root Cause Analysis
17 14 (11.02%) EMC
17 14 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (11.02%) Billing
18 13 (10.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 12 (9.45%) Scrum
19 12 (9.45%) SDLC
19 12 (9.45%) Relational Database

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 27 (21.26%) SAS
2 10 (7.87%) Apache
2 10 (7.87%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.72%) JBoss
4 4 (3.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.57%) CMS
6 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.79%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.79%) Node.js
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) LDAP
2 4 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.57%) BGP
3 2 (1.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.57%) LAN
3 2 (1.57%) MPLS
3 2 (1.57%) SAN
3 2 (1.57%) VoIP
3 2 (1.57%) WAN
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.79%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) HTTP
4 1 (0.79%) SMTP
4 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 12 (9.45%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.09%) MySQL
4 8 (6.30%) Base SAS
4 8 (6.30%) OLAP
5 7 (5.51%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (3.94%) SAS EBI
7 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.15%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.57%) MS Access
9 2 (1.57%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.79%) Redis
10 1 (0.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.94%) JIRA
2 5 (3.94%) JMeter
2 5 (3.94%) JUnit
2 5 (3.94%) LoadRunner
2 5 (3.94%) Maven
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 65 (51.18%) Finance
2 21 (16.54%) Banking
2 21 (16.54%) Law
3 18 (14.17%) Retail
4 14 (11.02%) Billing
5 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (24.41%) Administrator
2 24 (18.90%) Consultant
3 20 (15.75%) Unix Administrator
4 14 (11.02%) SAS Consultant
5 13 (10.24%) SAS Administrator
6 10 (7.87%) Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Analyst
7 9 (7.09%) Technical Specialist
7 9 (7.09%) Unix Consultant
8 8 (6.30%) Solaris Administrator
9 6 (4.72%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Operations Support Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Solaris Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) HTML
1 9 (7.09%) Spring
2 7 (5.51%) HTML5
2 7 (5.51%) Middleware
3 6 (4.72%) SOAP
4 5 (3.94%) Apache Wicket
4 5 (3.94%) Java EE
4 5 (3.94%) RESTful
5 4 (3.15%) CSS
5 4 (3.15%) Servlets
5 4 (3.15%) Web Services
5 4 (3.15%) XML
6 3 (2.36%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.36%) JPA
7 2 (1.57%) .NET
7 2 (1.57%) Ajax
7 2 (1.57%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.57%) J2EE
7 2 (1.57%) jQuery
7 2 (1.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.05%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.87%) Clustering
3 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.09%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.51%) SWIFT
5 5 (3.94%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.94%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.94%) PKI
6 4 (3.15%) Data Extraction
6 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.15%) Fintech
7 2 (1.57%) Biometrics
7 2 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.57%) Physics
8 1 (0.79%) Informatics
8 1 (0.79%) iSeries
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) Remote Sensing
8 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (36.22%) Linux
2 27 (21.26%) Solaris
3 23 (18.11%) Windows
4 17 (13.39%) AIX
5 11 (8.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Debian
7 2 (1.57%) Android
7 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.79%) CentOS
8 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.69%) Migration
2 20 (15.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (11.81%) Project Management
3 15 (11.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.45%) Scrum
5 12 (9.45%) SDLC
6 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.30%) Change Management
7 8 (6.30%) DevOps
8 7 (5.51%) Service Management
9 6 (4.72%) ERP
9 6 (4.72%) SOA
9 6 (4.72%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.72%) TDD
10 5 (3.94%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.94%) Data Management
10 5 (3.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.13%) SQL
2 25 (19.69%) Java
3 19 (14.96%) Perl
4 11 (8.66%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.51%) Python
6 6 (4.72%) C++
6 6 (4.72%) Korn
7 5 (3.94%) Groovy
7 5 (3.94%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.94%) PHP
7 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.36%) Ruby
8 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.79%) R
10 1 (0.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.57%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (1.57%) CISA
3 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) CCSA
4 1 (0.79%) CCSE
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MCP
4 1 (0.79%) MCSE
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
2 4 (3.15%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.36%) SLA
4 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 10 (7.87%) Veritas File System
1 10 (7.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (3.94%) Squid
3 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Firmware
4 1 (0.79%) iptables
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (7.87%) Puppet
2 6 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 54 (42.52%) Oracle
2 26 (20.47%) Red Hat
3 24 (18.90%) Veritas
4 14 (11.02%) EMC
5 9 (7.09%) Informatica
5 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.94%) VMware
7 4 (3.15%) Sybase
7 4 (3.15%) Teradata
8 3 (2.36%) Cisco
9 2 (1.57%) Avaya
9 2 (1.57%) IBM
9 2 (1.57%) Northgate
9 2 (1.57%) Remedy
9 2 (1.57%) Sun
10 1 (0.79%) Alterian
10 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.79%) Nokia
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