The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Unix Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Specialist
Rank 152 155 173
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Specialist 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.35% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.37% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £48,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% +71.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
Unix Specialist
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
2763 3006 3622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.57% 95.13% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1906 2394
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unix Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Unix Specialist in the job title.

Unix Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unix Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Unix Specialist Salary Trend in Scotland

Unix Specialist
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Specialist within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 5 £48,500 +7.77%
Unix Specialist
UK

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Unix Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Unix Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) RACF
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite

Unix Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (20.00%) VMware