The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 4 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 26.67% - 22.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 32 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 60.00% 72.73% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
Scotland

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

UNIX
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

UNIX Salary Trend in the Highlands

UNIX
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 4 - - 1
UNIX
Scotland

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 3 (50.00%) SUSE
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (33.33%) Windows NT
3 2 (33.33%) Nessus
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Nmap
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) COM
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (83.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) SUSE
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (33.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago