The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 3 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 6 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 23.08% 21.43% 25.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 75.00% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Average salary £31,500 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £36,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UNIX
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 46.15% 28.57% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 23
Average salary £33,250 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.63% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

UNIX
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Livingston

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Livingston

UNIX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Jython

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Data Management
1 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Jython
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
Livingston, West Lothian
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