The first table below looks at the demand for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 22 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 328 343 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.31% 11.08% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.67% 39.61% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 156 156 146
Average salary £42,500 £40,875 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
946 866 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.96% 27.96% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 611 466 608
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,148 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Scotland

UNIX
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 160 £50,000 +14.28% 16
Edinburgh -3 114 £40,000 -9.09% 19
Stirling +2 17 - - 2
West Lothian -4 14 £36,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 6 £33,000 -
Highlands +14 4 - -
Dundee +1 4 £39,000 +13.86%
Moray - 2 - -
Fife -1 1 £41,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
UNIX
UK

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 228 (43.18%) Linux
2 226 (42.80%) SQL
3 192 (36.36%) Oracle
4 172 (32.58%) Finance
5 164 (31.06%) Java
6 139 (26.33%) Windows
7 110 (20.83%) Banking
8 96 (18.18%) Shell Script
9 89 (16.86%) C#
10 75 (14.20%) .NET
11 74 (14.02%) Degree
12 72 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 70 (13.26%) Relational Database
14 69 (13.07%) Oracle Database
15 68 (12.88%) Python
15 68 (12.88%) Perl
16 66 (12.50%) JavaScript
17 60 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
17 60 (11.36%) Spring
18 59 (11.17%) Software Engineering
18 59 (11.17%) Unit Testing
18 59 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
19 58 (10.98%) C++
20 56 (10.61%) XML
21 52 (9.85%) SQL Server
21 52 (9.85%) Subversion
22 51 (9.66%) Computer Science
22 51 (9.66%) HTML
22 51 (9.66%) ITIL
22 51 (9.66%) Solaris

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (7.39%) WebSphere
2 24 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 23 (4.36%) WebLogic
4 16 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (2.46%) MS Exchange
6 12 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (1.33%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.14%) Apache
8 6 (1.14%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (1.14%) Drupal
8 6 (1.14%) Mule
8 6 (1.14%) GemFire
9 5 (0.95%) PowerExchange
10 4 (0.76%) IIS
10 4 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (0.76%) SugarCRM
10 4 (0.76%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.73%) MS Office
3 10 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.89%) RoboHelp
3 10 (1.89%) Acrobat
3 10 (1.89%) FrameMaker
4 8 (1.52%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.52%) GIMP
5 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.76%) KANA IQ
4 3 (0.57%) assyst
5 2 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) Endur
6 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.36%) SAN
2 17 (3.22%) Ethernet
2 17 (3.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.65%) Internet
4 12 (2.27%) HTTP
5 11 (2.08%) DNS
6 10 (1.89%) LDAP
7 9 (1.70%) LAN
7 9 (1.70%) WAN
8 8 (1.52%) SSL
9 6 (1.14%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.95%) Network Security
10 5 (0.95%) Firewall
11 4 (0.76%) DHCP
11 4 (0.76%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.57%) NAS
12 3 (0.57%) SMTP
12 3 (0.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (13.26%) Relational Database
2 69 (13.07%) Oracle Database
3 52 (9.85%) SQL Server
4 50 (9.47%) RDBMS
5 39 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (6.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 28 (5.30%) Oracle9i Database
8 22 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (3.22%) DataStage
10 17 (3.22%) Crystal Reports
10 17 (3.22%) MySQL
11 16 (3.03%) Big Data
12 15 (2.84%) MongoDB
12 15 (2.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (2.65%) IBM InfoSphere
14 9 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (1.52%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (9.85%) Subversion
2 19 (3.60%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.41%) Ant
4 14 (2.65%) Maven
5 13 (2.46%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.08%) ClearCase
7 10 (1.89%) Selenium
7 10 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.33%) JUnit
9 5 (0.95%) Hudson
9 5 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.95%) JIRA
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.76%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.38%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 172 (32.58%) Finance
2 110 (20.83%) Banking
3 48 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 19 (3.60%) Electronics
5 18 (3.41%) Front Office
6 12 (2.27%) Back Office
7 10 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.89%) Advertising
7 10 (1.89%) Retail
8 6 (1.14%) Games
9 4 (0.76%) Automotive
9 4 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.57%) Military
10 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 182 (34.47%) Developer
2 79 (14.96%) Analyst
3 73 (13.83%) Java Developer
4 40 (7.58%) Software Engineer
4 40 (7.58%) Administrator
5 35 (6.63%) C# Developer
6 34 (6.44%) Applications Support
7 27 (5.11%) DBA
8 23 (4.36%) Support Analyst
8 23 (4.36%) WPF Developer
9 22 (4.17%) Architect
9 22 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
10 20 (3.79%) Senior Developer
11 18 (3.41%) Systems Administrator
11 18 (3.41%) Business Analyst
12 17 (3.22%) Senior Java Developer
13 16 (3.03%) Implementation Manager
13 16 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
14 12 (2.27%) Applications Specialist
14 12 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (14.20%) .NET
2 60 (11.36%) Spring
3 56 (10.61%) XML
4 51 (9.66%) HTML
5 45 (8.52%) Hibernate
6 43 (8.14%) J2EE
7 42 (7.95%) WPF
7 42 (7.95%) jQuery
8 36 (6.82%) CSS
9 33 (6.25%) HTML5
10 29 (5.49%) ASP.NET
11 27 (5.11%) WCF
11 27 (5.11%) LINQ
12 26 (4.92%) Web Services
12 26 (4.92%) Middleware
13 25 (4.73%) JMS
14 22 (4.17%) MFC
15 19 (3.60%) SOAP
16 18 (3.41%) Qt
17 17 (3.22%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.92%) Equities
3 24 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 20 (3.79%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.22%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.22%) CUDA
5 17 (3.22%) Mainframe
6 16 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.03%) Derivative
7 13 (2.46%) GIS
8 10 (1.89%) PKI
8 10 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (1.70%) iSeries
9 9 (1.70%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.52%) Clustering
10 8 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.33%) Open Source
12 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 228 (43.18%) Linux
2 139 (26.33%) Windows
3 51 (9.66%) Solaris
4 48 (9.09%) AIX
5 30 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.89%) zOS
8 7 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.33%) SUSE
9 6 (1.14%) Android
10 4 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.57%) HPUX
11 3 (0.57%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.38%) NetWare
12 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (11.17%) Software Engineering
2 59 (11.17%) Unit Testing
2 59 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (9.66%) ITIL
4 49 (9.28%) OO
5 36 (6.82%) TDD
6 35 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
7 33 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 30 (5.68%) Scrum
8 30 (5.68%) MVC
9 29 (5.49%) Multithreading
10 28 (5.30%) Change Management
11 27 (5.11%) OOP
12 26 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (4.92%) Service Delivery
13 23 (4.36%) MVVM
14 22 (4.17%) Software Architecture
15 20 (3.79%) Data Analysis
16 18 (3.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 226 (42.80%) SQL
2 164 (31.06%) Java
3 96 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 89 (16.86%) C#
5 68 (12.88%) Python
5 68 (12.88%) Perl
6 66 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 58 (10.98%) C++
8 40 (7.58%) PL/SQL
9 38 (7.20%) Ruby
10 33 (6.25%) C
11 21 (3.98%) VC++
12 20 (3.79%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.65%) PHP
14 11 (2.08%) Scala
15 9 (1.70%) VB
16 6 (1.14%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.95%) Jython
18 4 (0.76%) ActionScript
18 4 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (14.02%) Degree
2 9 (1.70%) ISEB
3 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.76%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.57%) CISA
5 3 (0.57%) QiCA
5 3 (0.57%) MCSE
5 3 (0.57%) MCP
5 3 (0.57%) CCNP
5 3 (0.57%) CCNA
6 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.92%) SLA
2 15 (2.84%) QA
3 5 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.65%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.70%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.57%) Samba
7 2 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.19%) Nmap
8 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.46%) Tivoli
2 12 (2.27%) Data Guard
3 9 (1.70%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.14%) Puppet
5 6 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.95%) MOM
7 3 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 3 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.38%) Legato
8 2 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.19%) Ionix
9 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.19%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.19%) SCOM
9 1 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 192 (36.36%) Oracle
2 72 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 49 (9.28%) IBM
4 43 (8.14%) Sybase
5 32 (6.06%) VMware
6 22 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 20 (3.79%) JBoss
8 19 (3.60%) Informatica
8 19 (3.60%) HP
9 18 (3.41%) Adobe
10 16 (3.03%) EMC
11 13 (2.46%) NetApp
12 11 (2.08%) Veritas
12 11 (2.08%) Sun
13 9 (1.70%) Citrix
13 9 (1.70%) TIBCO
14 8 (1.52%) Business Objects
15 6 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (1.14%) Cognos
15 6 (1.14%) CommVault
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 19 hours ago
Scotland
Net Talent
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis IT
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pensions, healthcare, bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36,125 - £50,505 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Amazon
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago