The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 6 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 4 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 14.81% 30.65% 14.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 90.48% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 44.44% 33.87% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 29
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
UNIX
West Lothian

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 25 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Livingston

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Jython
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Novell
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
1 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Jython
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Novell