The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Engineer
Rank 159 159 159
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.088% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.033% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,501 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +12.58%
UNIX Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3247 3007 3040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.75% 94.89% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2051 1931 2102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

UNIX Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UNIX Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

UNIX Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

UNIX Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

UNIX Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

UNIX Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £41,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £21,500 -
UNIX Engineer
UK

UNIX Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE

UNIX Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited UNIX Engineer in their job title 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 with UNIX Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat