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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 44 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 58 96 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.83% 6.58% 7.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.40% 27.75% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 54
Median salary £40,000 £44,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.61% +16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £56,450
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
271 346 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.56% 23.70% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 159 209 220
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,600 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 July 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 57 (50.89%) Finance
2 56 (50.00%) Oracle
3 48 (42.86%) Linux
4 40 (35.71%) SQL
5 27 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (21.43%) Java
7 23 (20.54%) Banking
8 22 (19.64%) Perl
8 22 (19.64%) Solaris
8 22 (19.64%) Data Centre
9 21 (18.75%) Veritas
9 21 (18.75%) Migration
10 19 (16.96%) Windows
11 18 (16.07%) Retail
12 16 (14.29%) Billing
12 16 (14.29%) Law
12 16 (14.29%) SAS
12 16 (14.29%) EMC
12 16 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
13 14 (12.50%) Scrum
14 13 (11.61%) SDLC
15 12 (10.71%) AIX
16 11 (9.82%) Red Hat
16 11 (9.82%) Degree
17 10 (8.93%) WebSphere
17 10 (8.93%) QA
17 10 (8.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (8.93%) Informatica
17 10 (8.93%) 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 16 (14.29%) SAS
2 10 (8.93%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.04%) Apache
4 5 (4.46%) JBoss
5 3 (2.68%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.79%) CMS
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) CICS
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.25%) Network Security
2 7 (6.25%) VoIP
3 6 (5.36%) BGP
3 6 (5.36%) EIGRP
3 6 (5.36%) Firewall
3 6 (5.36%) LDAP
4 4 (3.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.79%) Internet
5 2 (1.79%) LAN
5 2 (1.79%) MPLS
5 2 (1.79%) WAN
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.89%) DNS
6 1 (0.89%) HTTP
6 1 (0.89%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.89%) SMTP
6 1 (0.89%) SSL
6 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 9 (8.04%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) Base SAS
3 8 (7.14%) OLAP
4 7 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.36%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.46%) HBase
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (4.46%) PowerCenter
6 5 (4.46%) SAS EBI
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.68%) MS Access
9 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.36%) JIRA
2 6 (5.36%) JMeter
2 6 (5.36%) JUnit
2 6 (5.36%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.46%) Maven
4 3 (2.68%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.89%) RubyMine
General
1 57 (50.89%) Finance
2 23 (20.54%) Banking
3 18 (16.07%) Retail
4 16 (14.29%) Billing
4 16 (14.29%) Law
5 5 (4.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (16.96%) Consultant
2 12 (10.71%) Administrator
3 11 (9.82%) Developer
3 11 (9.82%) SAS Consultant
3 11 (9.82%) Technical Specialist
4 8 (7.14%) Analyst
5 7 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.25%) Solaris Consultant
5 7 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.25%) Unix Consultant
6 5 (4.46%) AIX Administrator
6 5 (4.46%) Data Engineer
6 5 (4.46%) Exchange Specialist
6 5 (4.46%) SAS BI Consultant
6 5 (4.46%) SWIFT Specialist
6 5 (4.46%) Team Leader
6 5 (4.46%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.04%) HTML
1 9 (8.04%) Spring
2 8 (7.14%) HTML5
2 8 (7.14%) Middleware
3 5 (4.46%) Apache Wicket
3 5 (4.46%) RESTful
3 5 (4.46%) SOAP
4 4 (3.57%) CSS
4 4 (3.57%) Java EE
4 4 (3.57%) Servlets
4 4 (3.57%) XML
5 3 (2.68%) CGI
5 3 (2.68%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.68%) JPA
5 3 (2.68%) Web Services
6 2 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.79%) ISPF
6 2 (1.79%) J2EE
6 2 (1.79%) jQuery
6 2 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) SWIFT
4 7 (6.25%) PKI
5 6 (5.36%) Clustering
6 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.46%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.57%) Fintech
7 4 (3.57%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.79%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.79%) Physics
9 1 (0.89%) Informatics
9 1 (0.89%) iSeries
9 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.86%) Linux
2 22 (19.64%) Solaris
3 19 (16.96%) Windows
4 12 (10.71%) AIX
5 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.68%) Debian
6 3 (2.68%) zOS
7 2 (1.79%) Android
7 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.89%) CentOS
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.75%) Migration
3 14 (12.50%) Scrum
4 13 (11.61%) SDLC
5 10 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.93%) DevOps
5 10 (8.93%) ETL
5 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
5 10 (8.93%) Project Management
5 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.25%) High Availability
6 7 (6.25%) SOA
6 7 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.36%) ERP
7 6 (5.36%) Microservices
7 6 (5.36%) TDD
8 5 (4.46%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.46%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.71%) SQL
2 24 (21.43%) Java
3 22 (19.64%) Perl
4 10 (8.93%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.14%) Python
7 6 (5.36%) Groovy
8 5 (4.46%) C++
8 5 (4.46%) Korn
8 5 (4.46%) Ruby
9 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.68%) PHP
11 2 (1.79%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.79%) CLIST
11 2 (1.79%) JCL
11 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.79%) REXX
11 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.89%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.36%) CCNP
4 5 (4.46%) CCNA
5 3 (2.68%) CISA
5 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.79%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.89%) CCIE
7 1 (0.89%) CCSA
7 1 (0.89%) CCSE
7 1 (0.89%) MCP
7 1 (0.89%) MCSE
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.89%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) QA
2 8 (7.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.46%) Firmware
3 5 (4.46%) Squid
3 5 (4.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (4.46%) Veritas File System
3 5 (4.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.79%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (1.79%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.89%) HDFS
5 1 (0.89%) iptables
5 1 (0.89%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Puppet
2 6 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.89%) zSecure
Vendors
1 56 (50.00%) Oracle
2 21 (18.75%) Veritas
3 16 (14.29%) EMC
4 11 (9.82%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.93%) Informatica
6 8 (7.14%) VMware
7 6 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.36%) Cloudera
7 6 (5.36%) Sybase
8 4 (3.57%) Cisco
8 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.68%) Northgate
9 3 (2.68%) Remedy
10 2 (1.79%) Avaya
10 2 (1.79%) CA
10 2 (1.79%) IBM
11 1 (0.89%) Alterian
11 1 (0.89%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.89%) Nokia
11 1 (0.89%) Teradata
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