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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - - 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
6 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 37.50% 26.67% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Jython
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
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