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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 43 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 55 98 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.27% 7.25% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.91% 31.51% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 51
Median salary £42,500 £44,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% +16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
230 311 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.87% 23.02% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 151 201 196
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £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 4 May 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 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 71 (52.59%) Finance
2 61 (45.19%) Oracle
3 39 (28.89%) Linux
4 38 (28.15%) SQL
5 32 (23.70%) Data Centre
6 29 (21.48%) Red Hat
7 28 (20.74%) Java
8 27 (20.00%) SAS
9 26 (19.26%) Degree
10 25 (18.52%) Windows
11 23 (17.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (16.30%) Banking
13 21 (15.56%) Solaris
14 20 (14.81%) Project Management
14 20 (14.81%) Migration
14 20 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (14.07%) Retail
16 18 (13.33%) Law
16 18 (13.33%) Veritas
16 18 (13.33%) Perl
17 17 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (11.85%) AIX
19 15 (11.11%) SDLC
20 14 (10.37%) Middleware
20 14 (10.37%) QA
21 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
21 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
22 12 (8.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
22 12 (8.89%) Clustering

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 (20.00%) SAS
2 11 (8.15%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.67%) Apache
4 8 (5.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.44%) JBoss
6 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.48%) CMS
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.74%) FileNet
8 1 (0.74%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.48%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Primavera
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) SAN
2 4 (2.96%) VoIP
3 3 (2.22%) Internet
3 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.48%) BGP
4 2 (1.48%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.48%) Firewall
4 2 (1.48%) MPLS
4 2 (1.48%) Network Security
5 1 (0.74%) DNS
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
5 1 (0.74%) LAN
5 1 (0.74%) LDAP
5 1 (0.74%) SMTP
5 1 (0.74%) WAN
5 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 8 (5.93%) RDBMS
4 7 (5.19%) Base SAS
4 7 (5.19%) OLAP
4 7 (5.19%) PowerCenter
5 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (2.96%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (2.96%) SAS EBI
7 4 (2.96%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.48%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Maven
2 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) JMeter
3 1 (0.74%) JUnit
3 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) TestLink
General
1 71 (52.59%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Banking
3 19 (14.07%) Retail
4 18 (13.33%) Law
5 8 (5.93%) Billing
6 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.48%) Back Office
7 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (23.70%) Administrator
2 23 (17.04%) Consultant
3 22 (16.30%) Unix Administrator
4 14 (10.37%) SAS Administrator
5 13 (9.63%) SAS Consultant
6 12 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
7 11 (8.15%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
9 8 (5.93%) Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Solaris Administrator
10 7 (5.19%) AIX Consultant
10 7 (5.19%) Informatica Consultant
10 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (5.19%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Operations Support Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Technical Leader
12 5 (3.70%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.37%) Middleware
2 8 (5.93%) Web Services
3 7 (5.19%) Spring
4 5 (3.70%) SOAP
5 4 (2.96%) Apache Wicket
5 4 (2.96%) Java EE
5 4 (2.96%) RESTful
6 3 (2.22%) HTML
6 3 (2.22%) Servlets
6 3 (2.22%) XML
7 2 (1.48%) .NET
7 2 (1.48%) Ajax
7 2 (1.48%) CSS
7 2 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.48%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.48%) HTML5
7 2 (1.48%) JPA
7 2 (1.48%) LAMP
7 2 (1.48%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.70%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.89%) Clustering
3 11 (8.15%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.19%) SWIFT
6 6 (4.44%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.70%) Data Extraction
8 4 (2.96%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.96%) Fintech
8 4 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.48%) Physics
9 2 (1.48%) Replication
10 1 (0.74%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.74%) iSeries
10 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.74%) PKI
10 1 (0.74%) Remote Sensing
10 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.89%) Linux
2 25 (18.52%) Windows
3 21 (15.56%) Solaris
4 16 (11.85%) AIX
5 10 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.22%) Debian
7 2 (1.48%) Android
7 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.74%) CentOS
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (14.81%) Migration
2 20 (14.81%) Project Management
2 20 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.11%) SDLC
5 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.15%) PRINCE2
7 10 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 9 (6.67%) Change Management
8 9 (6.67%) Coaching
9 7 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.19%) ERP
9 7 (5.19%) Scrum
9 7 (5.19%) Service Management
10 6 (4.44%) Data Management
11 5 (3.70%) ETL
11 5 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.15%) SQL
2 28 (20.74%) Java
3 18 (13.33%) Perl
4 11 (8.15%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.93%) Python
5 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.19%) C++
7 6 (4.44%) Korn
8 4 (2.96%) PHP
9 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.22%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) C#
10 1 (0.74%) Groovy
10 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.74%) R
10 1 (0.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (19.26%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.48%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (1.48%) CCSE
4 2 (1.48%) CISSP
4 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.48%) LPIC
4 2 (1.48%) RHCE
5 1 (0.74%) CCNA
5 1 (0.74%) CCNP
5 1 (0.74%) CISA
5 1 (0.74%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) MCP
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) OCP
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.74%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) QA
2 7 (5.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 10 (7.41%) Veritas File System
1 10 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (3.70%) Squid
3 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) Firmware
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.74%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) Puppet
2 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) Ansible
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 61 (45.19%) Oracle
2 29 (21.48%) Red Hat
3 18 (13.33%) Veritas
4 12 (8.89%) Informatica
5 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.93%) EMC
7 7 (5.19%) IBM
8 5 (3.70%) Cisco
9 4 (2.96%) Fundtech
9 4 (2.96%) Teradata
9 4 (2.96%) VMware
10 3 (2.22%) Sun
10 3 (2.22%) Sybase
11 2 (1.48%) Avaya
11 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.48%) F5
11 2 (1.48%) SAP
12 1 (0.74%) Ipanema Technologies
12 1 (0.74%) Riverbed
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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