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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
UK / Scotland
Rank 52 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 95 221 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.18% 7.49% 6.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.65% 31.13% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 58 99 122
Median salary £42,750 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £70,000 £56,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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
460 710 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.26% 24.07% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 293 426 440
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -17 57 £44,000 +3.52% 9
Edinburgh -24 34 £42,750 +11.03% 1
Dundee - 2 £30,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £42,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £53,000 -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 84 (46.67%) Linux
2 73 (40.56%) Finance
3 71 (39.44%) SQL
4 66 (36.67%) Java
5 55 (30.56%) Oracle
6 53 (29.44%) Windows
6 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (28.33%) Relational Database
8 35 (19.44%) Spring
9 32 (17.78%) Banking
10 28 (15.56%) RDBMS
10 28 (15.56%) Oracle Database
11 27 (15.00%) PL/SQL
12 25 (13.89%) Degree
13 24 (13.33%) Shell Script
14 22 (12.22%) XML
15 21 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (11.67%) SDLC
16 20 (11.11%) Perl
16 20 (11.11%) DB2
16 20 (11.11%) Software Engineering
17 18 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (10.00%) OO
18 17 (9.44%) Python
18 17 (9.44%) Data Modelling
18 17 (9.44%) Git (software)
18 17 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (8.89%) SOAP
19 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills

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 15 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.11%) MQSeries
3 9 (5.00%) SAS
4 8 (4.44%) Apache
4 8 (4.44%) GemFire
5 7 (3.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (3.89%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.33%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.78%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.78%) JBoss
8 4 (2.22%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.11%) Confluence
10 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) GIMP
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.89%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.33%) IaaS
3 6 (3.33%) PaaS
4 2 (1.11%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.78%) Firewall
2 7 (3.89%) Network Security
3 6 (3.33%) Internet
4 5 (2.78%) SAN
5 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.67%) DNS
6 3 (1.67%) HTTP
7 2 (1.11%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) BGP
8 1 (0.56%) Broadband
8 1 (0.56%) DVB
8 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.56%) LDAP
8 1 (0.56%) OSPF
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
8 1 (0.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.33%) Relational Database
2 28 (15.56%) Oracle Database
2 28 (15.56%) RDBMS
3 21 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (11.11%) DB2
5 18 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (7.78%) Oracle9i Database
8 13 (7.22%) Hadoop
9 11 (6.11%) MySQL
10 10 (5.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 8 (4.44%) Big Data
11 8 (4.44%) NoSQL
12 6 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (3.33%) Apache Hive
12 6 (3.33%) KDB
13 5 (2.78%) Flink
14 4 (2.22%) Informix
14 4 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
14 4 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.78%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.67%) Maven
4 11 (6.11%) Subversion
5 10 (5.56%) JUnit
5 10 (5.56%) PVCS
5 10 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (4.44%) Ant
7 4 (2.22%) Gradle
7 4 (2.22%) Hudson
8 3 (1.67%) Concordion
8 3 (1.67%) JBehave
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.11%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.11%) JIRA
10 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 73 (40.56%) Finance
2 32 (17.78%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Law
3 6 (3.33%) Retail
4 4 (2.22%) Back Office
4 4 (2.22%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.22%) Legal
5 3 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (32.22%) Developer
2 34 (18.89%) Java Developer
3 29 (16.11%) Senior Developer
4 21 (11.67%) Analyst
5 15 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (7.78%) Oracle Developer
7 13 (7.22%) Security Analyst
8 10 (5.56%) Consultant
8 10 (5.56%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 10 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (4.44%) Lead Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.33%) Administrator
11 6 (3.33%) Associate Consultant
11 6 (3.33%) IT Analyst
11 6 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (3.33%) Linux Specialist
11 6 (3.33%) Security Consultant
11 6 (3.33%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.33%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.44%) Spring
2 22 (12.22%) XML
3 16 (8.89%) SOAP
4 15 (8.33%) JMS
5 14 (7.78%) JSON
6 11 (6.11%) Hibernate
7 10 (5.56%) J2EE
8 9 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
8 9 (5.00%) REST
9 8 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (3.89%) Middleware
11 6 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (3.33%) Web Services
12 5 (2.78%) HTML
12 5 (2.78%) Java EE
12 5 (2.78%) Kafka
12 5 (2.78%) NumPy
12 5 (2.78%) SciPy
12 5 (2.78%) Servlets
13 4 (2.22%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.44%) SWIFT
4 7 (3.89%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.89%) Reference Data
5 6 (3.33%) Derivative
5 6 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.33%) User Experience
6 5 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.22%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.22%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.22%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.11%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.11%) PKI
9 2 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (46.67%) Linux
2 53 (29.44%) Windows
3 12 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (6.67%) Solaris
4 10 (5.56%) AIX
5 5 (2.78%) CentOS
5 5 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.67%) zOS
8 2 (1.11%) Debian
8 2 (1.11%) OpenVMS
8 2 (1.11%) VMS
8 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.67%) SDLC
3 20 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 18 (10.00%) OO
5 17 (9.44%) Data Modelling
6 16 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (8.89%) Microservices
7 15 (8.33%) Scrum
7 15 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (7.78%) DevOps
8 14 (7.78%) Mentoring
8 14 (7.78%) Multithreading
9 13 (7.22%) Infrastructure Management
9 13 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (6.11%) Change Management
10 11 (6.11%) Configuration Management
10 11 (6.11%) ETL
11 10 (5.56%) SOA
12 9 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.44%) SQL
2 66 (36.67%) Java
3 27 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 24 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 20 (11.11%) Perl
6 17 (9.44%) Python
7 8 (4.44%) C++
7 8 (4.44%) Ruby
8 7 (3.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.78%) C#
10 4 (2.22%) C
10 4 (2.22%) PHP
11 3 (1.67%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.67%) CLIST
11 3 (1.67%) JCL
11 3 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.67%) REXX
11 3 (1.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (13.89%) Degree
2 12 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.11%) CCNA
3 2 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.11%) HND
3 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) CCAB
4 1 (0.56%) CCMSE
4 1 (0.56%) CCSE
4 1 (0.56%) CCSM
4 1 (0.56%) CISA
4 1 (0.56%) CISM
4 1 (0.56%) CISMP
4 1 (0.56%) CISSP
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) LPIC
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) MiFID
3 2 (1.11%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) Docker
2 6 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.78%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.67%) Firmware
4 3 (1.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (1.67%) RHEV
4 3 (1.67%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.11%) Veritas File System
5 2 (1.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.56%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.44%) Ansible
2 8 (4.44%) Puppet
3 6 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.33%) Mesos
4 3 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.56%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.56%) Kibana
6 1 (0.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 55 (30.56%) Oracle
2 14 (7.78%) Red Hat
3 13 (7.22%) CheckPoint
3 13 (7.22%) Cisco
3 13 (7.22%) MicroStrategy
4 11 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.11%) Splunk
4 11 (6.11%) Sybase
5 10 (5.56%) Talend
6 9 (5.00%) IBM
6 9 (5.00%) Sourcefire
7 7 (3.89%) SAP
7 7 (3.89%) VMware
8 4 (2.22%) Google
8 4 (2.22%) HP
8 4 (2.22%) Perforce
8 4 (2.22%) Terracotta
8 4 (2.22%) Twitter
9 3 (1.67%) CA
9 3 (1.67%) Riverbed
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