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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 38 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 62 96 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.23% 6.82% 8.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.22% 28.74% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 54
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +14.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
256 334 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.59% 23.72% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 145 199 201
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,895
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 26 June 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 61 (52.59%) Finance
2 53 (45.69%) Oracle
3 44 (37.93%) Linux
4 41 (35.34%) SQL
5 26 (22.41%) Solaris
6 25 (21.55%) SAS
6 25 (21.55%) Veritas
6 25 (21.55%) Migration
6 25 (21.55%) Data Centre
7 24 (20.69%) Java
8 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (18.10%) Windows
9 21 (18.10%) Banking
9 21 (18.10%) Degree
10 20 (17.24%) Law
11 19 (16.38%) Perl
12 18 (15.52%) Red Hat
12 18 (15.52%) Retail
13 16 (13.79%) Billing
13 16 (13.79%) EMC
13 16 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
14 15 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (12.07%) Scrum
16 13 (11.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (11.21%) SDLC
17 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
17 12 (10.34%) AIX
17 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (9.48%) Project Management

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 25 (21.55%) SAS
2 10 (8.62%) Apache
2 10 (8.62%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.17%) JBoss
4 3 (2.59%) MQSeries
4 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.72%) CMS
5 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.86%) CICS
6 1 (0.86%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) 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 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) LDAP
2 4 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.72%) BGP
3 2 (1.72%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.72%) LAN
3 2 (1.72%) MPLS
3 2 (1.72%) VoIP
3 2 (1.72%) WAN
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.86%) DNS
4 1 (0.86%) Firewall
4 1 (0.86%) HTTP
4 1 (0.86%) Internet
4 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.86%) Network Security
4 1 (0.86%) SMTP
4 1 (0.86%) SSH
4 1 (0.86%) SSL
4 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.76%) MySQL
4 8 (6.90%) Base SAS
4 8 (6.90%) OLAP
5 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.31%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (4.31%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (4.31%) SAS EBI
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.59%) MS Access
9 2 (1.72%) DB2
9 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.86%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.31%) JIRA
2 5 (4.31%) JMeter
2 5 (4.31%) JUnit
2 5 (4.31%) LoadRunner
2 5 (4.31%) Maven
3 3 (2.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.86%) RubyMine
General
1 61 (52.59%) Finance
2 21 (18.10%) Banking
3 20 (17.24%) Law
4 18 (15.52%) Retail
5 16 (13.79%) Billing
6 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Back Office
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (19.83%) Administrator
2 22 (18.97%) Consultant
3 14 (12.07%) SAS Consultant
4 13 (11.21%) Unix Administrator
5 10 (8.62%) Developer
5 10 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
6 9 (7.76%) Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) SAS Administrator
7 7 (6.03%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Solaris Administrator
7 7 (6.03%) Solaris Consultant
7 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Unix Consultant
8 6 (5.17%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.31%) AIX Administrator
9 5 (4.31%) Exchange Specialist
9 5 (4.31%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) SAS BI Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) Spring
2 8 (6.90%) HTML
2 8 (6.90%) Middleware
3 7 (6.03%) HTML5
4 5 (4.31%) Apache Wicket
4 5 (4.31%) Java EE
4 5 (4.31%) RESTful
4 5 (4.31%) SOAP
5 4 (3.45%) CSS
5 4 (3.45%) Servlets
5 4 (3.45%) Web Services
5 4 (3.45%) XML
6 3 (2.59%) CGI
6 3 (2.59%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.59%) JPA
7 2 (1.72%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.72%) ISPF
7 2 (1.72%) J2EE
7 2 (1.72%) jQuery
7 2 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.55%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.76%) Clustering
4 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.90%) SWIFT
5 7 (6.03%) Mainframe
6 6 (5.17%) PKI
7 5 (4.31%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (3.45%) Data Integration
8 4 (3.45%) Fintech
9 3 (2.59%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.72%) Biometrics
10 2 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.72%) Physics
11 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.86%) Informatics
11 1 (0.86%) iSeries
11 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.93%) Linux
2 26 (22.41%) Solaris
3 21 (18.10%) Windows
4 12 (10.34%) AIX
5 9 (7.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.59%) Debian
6 3 (2.59%) zOS
7 2 (1.72%) Android
7 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.55%) Migration
2 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (12.07%) Scrum
5 13 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.21%) SDLC
6 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.48%) Project Management
8 10 (8.62%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.76%) DevOps
10 7 (6.03%) Change Management
10 7 (6.03%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.17%) ERP
11 6 (5.17%) ETL
11 6 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.17%) Service Management
11 6 (5.17%) SOA
11 6 (5.17%) TDD
12 5 (4.31%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.34%) SQL
2 24 (20.69%) Java
3 19 (16.38%) Perl
4 9 (7.76%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.17%) Korn
5 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.17%) Python
6 5 (4.31%) C++
6 5 (4.31%) Groovy
6 5 (4.31%) Ruby
7 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.59%) PHP
9 2 (1.72%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.72%) CLIST
9 2 (1.72%) JCL
9 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.72%) REXX
9 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (18.10%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) CISA
2 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (0.86%) CCNA
4 1 (0.86%) CCNP
4 1 (0.86%) CCSA
4 1 (0.86%) CCSE
4 1 (0.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.86%) MCSE
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.86%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (7.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (7.76%) Veritas File System
2 9 (7.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (4.31%) Squid
4 2 (1.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (1.72%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.86%) Firmware
5 1 (0.86%) iptables
5 1 (0.86%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) Puppet
2 6 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) zSecure
Vendors
1 53 (45.69%) Oracle
2 25 (21.55%) Veritas
3 18 (15.52%) Red Hat
4 16 (13.79%) EMC
5 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.17%) Informatica
6 6 (5.17%) Sybase
7 4 (3.45%) Teradata
8 3 (2.59%) Cisco
8 3 (2.59%) Northgate
8 3 (2.59%) Remedy
8 3 (2.59%) VMware
9 2 (1.72%) Avaya
9 2 (1.72%) CA
9 2 (1.72%) IBM
10 1 (0.86%) Alterian
10 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.86%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.86%) Nokia
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus +OT +30 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago