The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 27 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 93 132 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.99% 9.91% 14.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.57% 39.05% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 64 89
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
235 338 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.19% 25.38% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 125 216 188
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

UNIX
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Glasgow region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Glasgow

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Glasgow

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 100 (54.35%) Finance
2 95 (51.63%) Java
3 93 (50.54%) SQL
4 90 (48.91%) Oracle
5 82 (44.57%) Linux
6 58 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (25.54%) Spring
7 47 (25.54%) Shell Script
8 46 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 43 (23.37%) PL/SQL
10 41 (22.28%) Sybase
11 39 (21.20%) Hibernate
12 38 (20.65%) Relational Database
13 35 (19.02%) Perl
13 35 (19.02%) Windows
14 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
14 33 (17.93%) RDBMS
15 31 (16.85%) Maven
16 30 (16.30%) Banking
17 27 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (14.13%) XML
19 23 (12.50%) J2EE
20 22 (11.96%) Ant
20 22 (11.96%) OO
20 22 (11.96%) JMS
20 22 (11.96%) Oracle RMAN
20 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (11.96%) Oracle Database 11g
21 21 (11.41%) Tomcat
21 21 (11.41%) HTML

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (11.41%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.52%) SAS
2 12 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.98%) Apache
4 6 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.72%) JBoss
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.54%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Office
3 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Oracle Utilities
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.54%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.54%) PRMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) SAN
1 13 (7.07%) Internet
2 7 (3.80%) Firewall
3 4 (2.17%) SSL
3 4 (2.17%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.63%) Network Security
4 3 (1.63%) LAN
4 3 (1.63%) WAN
4 3 (1.63%) HTTP
4 3 (1.63%) DMZ
5 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.09%) LDAP
5 2 (1.09%) VLAN
6 1 (0.54%) NAS
6 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 38 (20.65%) Relational Database
3 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
3 33 (17.93%) RDBMS
4 22 (11.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (11.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 18 (9.78%) NoSQL
7 15 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (6.52%) MySQL
9 10 (5.43%) DB2
9 10 (5.43%) Big Data
10 9 (4.89%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (4.35%) MongoDB
12 7 (3.80%) DataStage
13 6 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (3.26%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (3.26%) Datomic
13 6 (3.26%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (3.26%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 31 (16.85%) Maven
2 22 (11.96%) Ant
3 12 (6.52%) JUnit
4 11 (5.98%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.43%) Flash Builder
6 9 (4.89%) Toad
6 9 (4.89%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.17%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.63%) Subversion
8 3 (1.63%) Introscope
9 2 (1.09%) JIRA
9 2 (1.09%) Selenium
9 2 (1.09%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.54%) XMLUnit
10 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.54%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 100 (54.35%) Finance
2 30 (16.30%) Banking
3 14 (7.61%) Legal
4 6 (3.26%) Billing
4 6 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.72%) Front Office
6 4 (2.17%) Marketing
7 2 (1.09%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (39.67%) Developer
2 35 (19.02%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
3 24 (13.04%) DBA
4 22 (11.96%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.78%) Analyst
6 13 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (6.52%) Lead Developer
8 11 (5.98%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.89%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (4.35%) Applications Support
10 8 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
10 8 (4.35%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) QA Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Designer
11 7 (3.80%) QA Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Architect
12 5 (2.72%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.54%) Spring
2 39 (21.20%) Hibernate
3 26 (14.13%) XML
4 23 (12.50%) J2EE
5 22 (11.96%) JMS
6 21 (11.41%) HTML
7 18 (9.78%) HTML5
8 17 (9.24%) Web Services
9 14 (7.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 14 (7.61%) .NET
10 12 (6.52%) RESTful
11 11 (5.98%) iBATIS
11 11 (5.98%) J2SE
12 10 (5.43%) Flash
12 10 (5.43%) DOM
12 10 (5.43%) SAX
12 10 (5.43%) JAXB
12 10 (5.43%) Ext JS
13 7 (3.80%) FIXML
14 6 (3.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.89%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.35%) User Experience
5 6 (3.26%) Equities
5 6 (3.26%) Semantic Web
5 6 (3.26%) DataPower
6 5 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.17%) Clustering
7 4 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.17%) RIA
8 3 (1.63%) Derivative
9 2 (1.09%) AS400
9 2 (1.09%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 82 (44.57%) Linux
2 35 (19.02%) Windows
3 17 (9.24%) Android
4 14 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.07%) Solaris
6 11 (5.98%) Apple iOS
7 9 (4.89%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (11.96%) OO
4 19 (10.33%) TDD
4 19 (10.33%) SDLC
5 17 (9.24%) MVC
5 17 (9.24%) Scrum
5 17 (9.24%) Unit Testing
5 17 (9.24%) Waterfall
6 16 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 15 (8.15%) Software Engineering
7 15 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (8.15%) Android Development
8 14 (7.61%) Mentoring
8 14 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (7.07%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.07%) ITIL
10 12 (6.52%) Time Management
11 11 (5.98%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (51.63%) Java
2 93 (50.54%) SQL
3 47 (25.54%) Shell Script
4 43 (23.37%) PL/SQL
5 35 (19.02%) Perl
6 19 (10.33%) Bash Shell
7 18 (9.78%) VBA
8 9 (4.89%) C#
9 8 (4.35%) C++
9 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 8 (4.35%) Korn
10 7 (3.80%) Ruby
11 6 (3.26%) C
11 6 (3.26%) Python
11 6 (3.26%) AWK
11 6 (3.26%) Clojure
11 6 (3.26%) Bourne shell
11 6 (3.26%) sed
12 5 (2.72%) Scala
13 4 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.78%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) OCP
2 9 (4.89%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.17%) EnCE
3 4 (2.17%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.09%) ISEB
4 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.54%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.15%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.17%) RACF
2 4 (2.17%) vSphere
2 4 (2.17%) PowerHA
3 2 (1.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 22 (11.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (8.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (8.15%) Data Guard
3 6 (3.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.17%) Puppet
5 3 (1.63%) MOM
6 2 (1.09%) Control-M
6 2 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (1.09%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 90 (48.91%) Oracle
2 41 (22.28%) Sybase
3 12 (6.52%) Red Hat
3 12 (6.52%) Cognos
4 11 (5.98%) Business Objects
5 10 (5.43%) SAP
5 10 (5.43%) IBM
6 9 (4.89%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (3.26%) Vertica
7 6 (3.26%) MapR
8 5 (2.72%) VMware
9 4 (2.17%) Symantec
9 4 (2.17%) Informatica
9 4 (2.17%) Sun
9 4 (2.17%) HP
9 4 (2.17%) Dell
9 4 (2.17%) EMC
10 2 (1.09%) Remedy
10 2 (1.09%) BMC
10 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
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NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago