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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
UK / Scotland
Rank 56 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unix 85 241 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.77% 8.26% 7.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.60% 33.52% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 104 134
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,550 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
483 719 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.40% 24.65% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 316 427 451
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,350 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -9 58 £42,750 +0.58% 5
Edinburgh -39 23 £42,500 - 6
Dundee - 3 £30,500 -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (45.16%) Linux
2 76 (40.86%) SQL
2 76 (40.86%) Finance
3 65 (34.95%) Java
3 65 (34.95%) Windows
4 61 (32.80%) Oracle
5 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (24.19%) Relational Database
7 37 (19.89%) Spring
8 34 (18.28%) Banking
9 28 (15.05%) Perl
10 27 (14.52%) Degree
11 26 (13.98%) PL/SQL
11 26 (13.98%) RDBMS
12 23 (12.37%) Shell Script
12 23 (12.37%) SDLC
13 22 (11.83%) Oracle Database
14 21 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (11.29%) DB2
15 20 (10.75%) OO
15 20 (10.75%) Hadoop
16 19 (10.22%) Software Engineering
17 18 (9.68%) Python
17 18 (9.68%) JMS
17 18 (9.68%) Microservices
18 17 (9.14%) XML
18 17 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (8.60%) Sybase
19 16 (8.60%) Solaris
20 15 (8.06%) Data Warehouse

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 13 (6.99%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.38%) MQSeries
3 8 (4.30%) GemFire
4 7 (3.76%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (3.23%) Apache
5 6 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.23%) SAS
6 5 (2.69%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.15%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.15%) JBoss
7 4 (2.15%) NetWeaver
7 4 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.08%) GeoServer
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.54%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.54%) Confluence
9 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.54%) IIS
9 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon S3
3 7 (3.76%) IaaS
3 7 (3.76%) PaaS
4 4 (2.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.06%) Firewall
2 8 (4.30%) Network Security
3 7 (3.76%) Internet
3 7 (3.76%) SAN
4 6 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.69%) VoIP
6 4 (2.15%) DNS
7 3 (1.61%) LAN
7 3 (1.61%) WAN
8 2 (1.08%) BGP
8 2 (1.08%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.08%) LDAP
8 2 (1.08%) VPN
9 1 (0.54%) Broadband
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.54%) DVB
9 1 (0.54%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.54%) HTTP
9 1 (0.54%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (24.19%) Relational Database
2 26 (13.98%) RDBMS
3 22 (11.83%) Oracle Database
4 21 (11.29%) DB2
5 20 (10.75%) Hadoop
6 15 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (6.99%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (5.91%) Apache Hive
9 11 (5.91%) NoSQL
10 9 (4.84%) MongoDB
11 8 (4.30%) Big Data
11 8 (4.30%) MySQL
11 8 (4.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 7 (3.76%) KDB
13 5 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.69%) PowerCenter
14 4 (2.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (8.06%) JUnit
2 14 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.45%) Maven
4 10 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.84%) Ant
5 9 (4.84%) Subversion
6 8 (4.30%) PVCS
6 8 (4.30%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.15%) Gradle
8 4 (2.15%) Hudson
9 3 (1.61%) Concordion
9 3 (1.61%) JBehave
10 2 (1.08%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.08%) JIRA
10 2 (1.08%) Selenium
11 1 (0.54%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.54%) JMeter
11 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 76 (40.86%) Finance
2 34 (18.28%) Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.23%) General Ledger
4 6 (3.23%) Retail
5 4 (2.15%) Back Office
5 4 (2.15%) Legal
6 3 (1.61%) Games
7 2 (1.08%) Front Office
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 54 (29.03%) Developer
2 36 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.44%) Analyst
4 24 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 15 (8.06%) Security Analyst
6 13 (6.99%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (5.91%) Architect
8 9 (4.84%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.30%) Administrator
9 8 (4.30%) Lead Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (3.76%) IT Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.76%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.23%) Operations Support Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.89%) Spring
2 18 (9.68%) JMS
3 17 (9.14%) XML
4 14 (7.53%) Hibernate
4 14 (7.53%) SOAP
5 11 (5.91%) J2EE
5 11 (5.91%) JSON
6 10 (5.38%) HTML
6 10 (5.38%) REST
7 8 (4.30%) HTML5
7 8 (4.30%) Protocol Buffers
8 7 (3.76%) J2SE
8 7 (3.76%) Middleware
8 7 (3.76%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (3.23%) .NET
9 6 (3.23%) Web Services
10 5 (2.69%) CSS
10 5 (2.69%) ELK Stack
10 5 (2.69%) Java EE
11 4 (2.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.84%) Reference Data
4 7 (3.76%) Derivative
4 7 (3.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (3.76%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.76%) SWIFT
5 6 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.23%) Data Extraction
5 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.69%) PKI
7 4 (2.15%) Clustering
7 4 (2.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.15%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.15%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.15%) Replication
7 4 (2.15%) Taxonomies
7 4 (2.15%) User Experience
8 3 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 84 (45.16%) Linux
2 65 (34.95%) Windows
3 16 (8.60%) Solaris
4 12 (6.45%) AIX
5 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.76%) Mac OS X
7 6 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.69%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.15%) CentOS
10 3 (1.61%) zOS
11 2 (1.08%) OpenVMS
11 2 (1.08%) VMS
11 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.54%) Debian
12 1 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.37%) SDLC
3 20 (10.75%) OO
4 19 (10.22%) Software Engineering
5 18 (9.68%) Microservices
6 15 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (8.06%) ETL
6 15 (8.06%) Scrum
7 14 (7.53%) DevOps
7 14 (7.53%) Multithreading
8 13 (6.99%) Change Management
8 13 (6.99%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.99%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.91%) Mentoring
9 11 (5.91%) SOA
10 10 (5.38%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.86%) SQL
2 65 (34.95%) Java
3 28 (15.05%) Perl
4 26 (13.98%) PL/SQL
5 23 (12.37%) Shell Script
6 18 (9.68%) Python
7 11 (5.91%) C++
8 7 (3.76%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.76%) Ruby
9 6 (3.23%) C#
10 5 (2.69%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.15%) JCL
11 4 (2.15%) VBA
12 3 (1.61%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.61%) CLIST
12 3 (1.61%) REXX
13 2 (1.08%) C
13 2 (1.08%) Groovy
13 2 (1.08%) PHP
14 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.52%) Degree
2 10 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.15%) CCNA
3 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.08%) CISSP
4 2 (1.08%) HND
4 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CCAB
5 1 (0.54%) CCMSE
5 1 (0.54%) CCNP
5 1 (0.54%) CCSE
5 1 (0.54%) CEH
5 1 (0.54%) CISA
5 1 (0.54%) CISM
5 1 (0.54%) CISMP
5 1 (0.54%) GCIH
5 1 (0.54%) LPIC
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) MiFID
3 2 (1.08%) COBIT
3 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.53%) Docker
2 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.15%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.61%) Firmware
4 3 (1.61%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (1.61%) RHEV
4 3 (1.61%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.08%) HDFS
5 2 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.08%) Veritas File System
5 2 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 9 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.30%) Puppet
3 7 (3.76%) Kubernetes
3 7 (3.76%) Mesos
4 6 (3.23%) Ansible
5 3 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.08%) CSIRT
6 2 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.08%) Legato
6 2 (1.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.54%) Kibana
7 1 (0.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 61 (32.80%) Oracle
2 16 (8.60%) Sybase
3 14 (7.53%) CheckPoint
4 13 (6.99%) Cisco
4 13 (6.99%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.38%) MicroStrategy
5 10 (5.38%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.84%) IBM
6 9 (4.84%) Sourcefire
6 9 (4.84%) VMware
7 8 (4.30%) Talend
8 7 (3.76%) Cloudera
8 7 (3.76%) Informatica
9 6 (3.23%) SAP
10 5 (2.69%) Splunk
11 4 (2.15%) Google
11 4 (2.15%) HP
11 4 (2.15%) Terracotta
12 3 (1.61%) CA
12 3 (1.61%) Veritas
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