The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 44 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Unix 130 233 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.23% 7.03% 7.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.16% 26.63% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 147
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,650 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Unix
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
538 875 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.63% 26.40% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 362 496 582
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,800 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unix
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Unix Salary Trend in Scotland

Unix
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unix across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Unix Salary Histogram in Scotland

Unix
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 -13 70 £46,250 +8.82% 13
Edinburgh -10 50 £40,250 +5.92% 5
South Ayrshire - 4 £60,000 -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Stirling +10 1 £45,000 +32.35%
West Lothian -1 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Unix.

1 211 (54.81%) Linux
2 160 (41.56%) Java
3 159 (41.30%) Finance
4 156 (40.52%) SQL
4 156 (40.52%) Oracle
5 125 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (31.43%) Windows
7 89 (23.12%) Perl
8 87 (22.60%) SDLC
9 64 (16.62%) Degree
10 61 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
11 59 (15.32%) Banking
12 57 (14.81%) Oracle Database
13 54 (14.03%) Spring
13 54 (14.03%) HTML
14 52 (13.51%) Sybase
15 51 (13.25%) Shell Script
16 49 (12.73%) PL/SQL
17 48 (12.47%) Python
17 48 (12.47%) SOA
18 46 (11.95%) Solaris
18 46 (11.95%) TDD
18 46 (11.95%) HTML5
19 45 (11.69%) CSS
20 44 (11.43%) Analytics
21 42 (10.91%) AIX
22 41 (10.65%) Service Delivery
23 39 (10.13%) IBM
23 39 (10.13%) Software Engineering
24 38 (9.87%) Performance Tuning

Unix
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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 19 (4.94%) WebLogic
3 18 (4.68%) SAS
4 11 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (2.60%) Apache
5 10 (2.60%) CICS
5 10 (2.60%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.34%) NetWeaver
7 8 (2.08%) Apache Qpid
8 7 (1.82%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.30%) JBoss
9 5 (1.30%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.04%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.04%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.04%) GemFire
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.52%) CMS
11 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.52%) GeoServer
Applications
1 17 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.56%) MS Office
2 6 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (3.12%) HiPortfolio
2 12 (3.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.04%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.83%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 32 (8.31%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (8.31%) Amazon S3
2 32 (8.31%) IaaS
2 32 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (8.31%) PaaS
3 9 (2.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.49%) TCP/IP
2 24 (6.23%) SAN
3 22 (5.71%) VoIP
4 18 (4.68%) Firewall
5 17 (4.42%) Internet
6 16 (4.16%) SSL
7 15 (3.90%) SSH
8 14 (3.64%) HTTP
9 12 (3.12%) DNS
10 11 (2.86%) CTI
11 8 (2.08%) LAN
11 8 (2.08%) Network Security
11 8 (2.08%) WAN
12 6 (1.56%) BGP
12 6 (1.56%) EIGRP
12 6 (1.56%) Kerberos
12 6 (1.56%) LDAP
13 5 (1.30%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.52%) FTP
14 2 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 36 (9.35%) Relational Database
2 36 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 32 (8.31%) NoSQL
3 32 (8.31%) RDBMS
4 26 (6.75%) Hadoop
5 25 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (6.23%) DB2
7 20 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (4.42%) JasperReports
10 16 (4.16%) Big Data
10 16 (4.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (3.90%) Apache Hive
11 15 (3.90%) MongoDB
12 14 (3.64%) MySQL
13 13 (3.38%) HBase
13 13 (3.38%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (3.12%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (7.79%) JUnit
2 27 (7.01%) Git (software)
3 25 (6.49%) Maven
4 17 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (3.38%) Selenium
6 12 (3.12%) Eclipse
6 12 (3.12%) Subversion
7 10 (2.60%) Ant
8 8 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.08%) JIRA
9 6 (1.56%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.56%) JMeter
9 6 (1.56%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.30%) JBehave
10 5 (1.30%) MSTest
10 5 (1.30%) NUnit
10 5 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.30%) TestNG
10 5 (1.30%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.78%) IntelliJ
General
1 159 (41.30%) Finance
2 59 (15.32%) Banking
3 16 (4.16%) Retail
4 11 (2.86%) Billing
5 9 (2.34%) Legal
5 9 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.56%) Law
7 5 (1.30%) Front Office
7 5 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.04%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.78%) Marketing
10 2 (0.52%) Automotive
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (30.39%) Developer
2 55 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 30 (7.79%) Analyst
4 21 (5.45%) Cloud Developer
5 17 (4.42%) Applications Support
5 17 (4.42%) Senior Developer
6 16 (4.16%) Architect
6 16 (4.16%) Consultant
7 15 (3.90%) Administrator
7 15 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (3.64%) DBA
8 14 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
8 14 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (3.64%) Unix Engineer
9 13 (3.38%) Security Engineer
9 13 (3.38%) Support Analyst
9 13 (3.38%) Support Specialist
10 12 (3.12%) ETL Developer
11 11 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (14.03%) HTML
1 54 (14.03%) Spring
2 46 (11.95%) HTML5
3 45 (11.69%) CSS
4 36 (9.35%) JMS
5 33 (8.57%) jQuery
6 30 (7.79%) REST
7 29 (7.53%) CSS3
8 28 (7.27%) .NET
9 27 (7.01%) Hibernate
10 23 (5.97%) XML
11 21 (5.45%) ASP.NET
12 20 (5.19%) Middleware
13 19 (4.94%) J2EE
13 19 (4.94%) WinForms
14 18 (4.68%) Web Services
15 17 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 17 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (4.16%) AngularJS
17 15 (3.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.31%) Hybrid Cloud
3 30 (7.79%) Visualisation
4 25 (6.49%) Virtual Team
5 20 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 20 (5.19%) Mainframe
6 19 (4.94%) Derivative
7 12 (3.12%) Equities
7 12 (3.12%) PKI
8 11 (2.86%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (2.86%) IVR
9 9 (2.34%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.08%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.82%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.56%) Clustering
12 6 (1.56%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.56%) VAX
13 5 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 211 (54.81%) Linux
2 121 (31.43%) Windows
3 46 (11.95%) Solaris
4 42 (10.91%) AIX
5 21 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 15 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.34%) zOS
9 5 (1.30%) Debian
9 5 (1.30%) HPUX
10 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.78%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.52%) Android
12 2 (0.52%) CentOS
12 2 (0.52%) MVS
12 2 (0.52%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.52%) VMS
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (22.60%) SDLC
3 48 (12.47%) SOA
4 46 (11.95%) TDD
5 44 (11.43%) Analytics
6 41 (10.65%) Service Delivery
7 39 (10.13%) Software Engineering
8 38 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
9 37 (9.61%) DevOps
10 36 (9.35%) Configuration Management
11 34 (8.83%) ETL
12 33 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (8.57%) Machine Learning
13 31 (8.05%) Microservices
13 31 (8.05%) Scrum
13 31 (8.05%) Software Distribution
14 30 (7.79%) OO
15 29 (7.53%) Performance Monitoring
16 28 (7.27%) BDD
17 26 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 160 (41.56%) Java
2 156 (40.52%) SQL
3 89 (23.12%) Perl
4 51 (13.25%) Shell Script
5 49 (12.73%) PL/SQL
6 48 (12.47%) Python
7 29 (7.53%) JavaScript
8 28 (7.27%) C#
9 27 (7.01%) Korn
10 17 (4.42%) VB
11 16 (4.16%) Ruby
12 14 (3.64%) C++
13 10 (2.60%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.08%) VBA
15 7 (1.82%) Groovy
16 6 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.56%) JCL
16 6 (1.56%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.30%) CLIST
17 5 (1.30%) REXX
Qualifications
1 64 (16.62%) Degree
2 12 (3.12%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.08%) CCNA
6 7 (1.82%) CCNP
7 4 (1.04%) ISEB
7 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.78%) CISA
8 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.52%) MCSE
9 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.52%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.26%) CCSA
10 1 (0.26%) CCSE
10 1 (0.26%) CEH
10 1 (0.26%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.49%) QA
2 24 (6.23%) SLA
3 5 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.52%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.52%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (9.35%) Docker
2 12 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.34%) RACF
4 9 (2.34%) Sendmail
5 7 (1.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 7 (1.82%) Time Sharing Option
6 6 (1.56%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.56%) Firmware
7 4 (1.04%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.52%) HDFS
8 2 (0.52%) Squid
8 2 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.52%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.26%) iptables
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (8.31%) Kubernetes
1 32 (8.31%) Mesos
2 9 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.56%) Puppet
3 6 (1.56%) zSecure
4 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.78%) Nagios
6 2 (0.52%) Ansible
6 2 (0.52%) Fluentd
6 2 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.52%) MOM
6 2 (0.52%) Nessus
6 2 (0.52%) QRadar
6 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 156 (40.52%) Oracle
2 52 (13.51%) Sybase
3 39 (10.13%) IBM
4 34 (8.83%) Microsoft
5 22 (5.71%) VMware
6 19 (4.94%) Veritas
7 17 (4.42%) Informatica
8 16 (4.16%) Ab Initio
8 16 (4.16%) Sun
9 15 (3.90%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.64%) HP
11 13 (3.38%) SAP
12 11 (2.86%) Cloudera
12 11 (2.86%) EMC
12 11 (2.86%) Genesys
13 9 (2.34%) Citrix
14 8 (2.08%) CA
15 7 (1.82%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.82%) Cognos
16 6 (1.56%) Cisco
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