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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 10 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 14.58% 18.18% 40.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 28.57% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 16
Average salary £70,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
11 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 22.92% 63.64% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 16
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Livingston

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) VTSP
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (50.00%) MOS
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) HNC
2 4 (50.00%) HND
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) Intel
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Major Incident Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
1 4 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) IPTV
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) HNC
1 4 (50.00%) HND
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MOS
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) VTSP
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Sun
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
1 4 (50.00%) Intel
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) VMware