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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 22 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unix 255 275 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.00% 8.74% 8.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.23% 36.18% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 99 136 146
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.11%
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
685 760 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.17% 24.17% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 384 440 566
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 June 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 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 +4 181 £48,000 +6.66% 17
Edinburgh -11 62 £45,000 +0.55% 7
Aberdeen +10 2 £38,000 -5.00%
Stirling -9 2 - -
South Ayrshire - 2 £60,000 - 3
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 198 (46.37%) Finance
2 197 (46.14%) Linux
3 191 (44.73%) Java
4 176 (41.22%) SQL
5 149 (34.89%) Oracle
6 128 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (28.10%) Windows
8 97 (22.72%) SDLC
9 94 (22.01%) Shell Script
10 86 (20.14%) TDD
10 86 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
11 83 (19.44%) Degree
12 80 (18.74%) SQL Server
13 76 (17.80%) Perl
14 72 (16.86%) Sybase
15 60 (14.05%) Spring
16 59 (13.82%) Banking
17 58 (13.58%) Microsoft
18 57 (13.35%) Solaris
19 52 (12.18%) Python
20 50 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
21 49 (11.48%) C#
22 46 (10.77%) Analytics
23 45 (10.54%) AIX
24 44 (10.30%) .NET
24 44 (10.30%) Oracle Database
25 42 (9.84%) XML
25 42 (9.84%) Scrum
26 41 (9.60%) PL/SQL
26 41 (9.60%) SOA

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 34 (7.96%) SAS
2 25 (5.85%) WebSphere
3 17 (3.98%) WebLogic
4 16 (3.75%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.28%) Apache
5 14 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (2.81%) CICS
8 11 (2.58%) JBoss
9 8 (1.87%) MQSeries
10 7 (1.64%) Apache Qpid
10 7 (1.64%) NetWeaver
11 6 (1.41%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.94%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.70%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.47%) CMS
15 2 (0.47%) IIS
15 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 23 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.17%) MS Office
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.98%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (3.75%) Hi Portfolio
3 15 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 27 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (6.32%) Amazon S3
2 27 (6.32%) IaaS
2 27 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.32%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.51%) SAN
3 14 (3.28%) HTTP
4 12 (2.81%) Firewall
4 12 (2.81%) SSL
5 11 (2.58%) SSH
6 10 (2.34%) Internet
7 8 (1.87%) DNS
8 7 (1.64%) LAN
8 7 (1.64%) VoIP
8 7 (1.64%) WAN
9 6 (1.41%) Kerberos
10 5 (1.17%) LDAP
11 4 (0.94%) CTI
12 3 (0.70%) FTP
12 3 (0.70%) SNMP
13 2 (0.47%) BGP
13 2 (0.47%) EIGRP
13 2 (0.47%) MPLS
13 2 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (18.74%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.30%) Oracle Database
3 39 (9.13%) Relational Database
4 31 (7.26%) RDBMS
5 22 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
5 22 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (4.92%) JasperReports
6 21 (4.92%) NoSQL
7 18 (4.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 16 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (3.51%) DB2
9 15 (3.51%) MarkLogic
10 14 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (3.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 13 (3.04%) Sybase ASE
12 12 (2.81%) Big Data
13 10 (2.34%) Hadoop
14 9 (2.11%) MySQL
15 8 (1.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (8.67%) Maven
2 36 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 21 (4.92%) JUnit
4 17 (3.98%) Subversion
5 16 (3.75%) Selenium
6 15 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (2.58%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.58%) JIRA
8 7 (1.64%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.41%) Ant
10 5 (1.17%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.17%) JBehave
10 5 (1.17%) JMeter
10 5 (1.17%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.17%) MSTest
10 5 (1.17%) NUnit
10 5 (1.17%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.17%) TestNG
10 5 (1.17%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 198 (46.37%) Finance
2 59 (13.82%) Banking
3 21 (4.92%) Law
4 19 (4.45%) Retail
5 16 (3.75%) Billing
6 12 (2.81%) Legal
7 9 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.70%) Front Office
9 3 (0.70%) Publishing
9 3 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.47%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Electronics
10 2 (0.47%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (31.85%) Developer
2 60 (14.05%) Java Developer
3 41 (9.60%) Analyst
4 36 (8.43%) Administrator
5 27 (6.32%) Consultant
6 19 (4.45%) Lead Developer
7 18 (4.22%) Cloud Developer
7 18 (4.22%) DBA
7 18 (4.22%) Lead Java Developer
7 18 (4.22%) Oracle DBA
7 18 (4.22%) Unix Administrator
8 16 (3.75%) ETL Developer
8 16 (3.75%) Support Analyst
9 15 (3.51%) Security Engineer
10 14 (3.28%) SAS Consultant
10 14 (3.28%) Senior Developer
10 14 (3.28%) SQL Developer
11 13 (3.04%) Applications Support
11 13 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.05%) Spring
2 44 (10.30%) .NET
3 42 (9.84%) XML
4 40 (9.37%) Hibernate
4 40 (9.37%) HTML
5 37 (8.67%) HTML5
6 36 (8.43%) JMS
6 36 (8.43%) Web Services
7 34 (7.96%) CSS
8 28 (6.56%) REST
9 23 (5.39%) ASP.NET
9 23 (5.39%) J2EE
9 23 (5.39%) Middleware
10 22 (5.15%) CSS3
10 22 (5.15%) jQuery
10 22 (5.15%) RESTful
11 21 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 21 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (4.92%) WinForms
12 18 (4.22%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 86 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.26%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.26%) Derivative
3 28 (6.56%) Visualisation
4 27 (6.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 26 (6.09%) Mainframe
6 21 (4.92%) Virtual Team
7 17 (3.98%) Equity Derivative
8 13 (3.04%) Equities
8 13 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.34%) Clustering
9 10 (2.34%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.34%) SWIFT
10 9 (2.11%) PKI
11 7 (1.64%) OTC Derivatives
12 6 (1.41%) AS400
12 6 (1.41%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 197 (46.14%) Linux
2 120 (28.10%) Windows
3 57 (13.35%) Solaris
4 45 (10.54%) AIX
5 20 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (4.22%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.81%) zOS
8 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.94%) Debian
9 4 (0.94%) HPUX
10 3 (0.70%) CentOS
11 2 (0.47%) Android
11 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.47%) MVS
11 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (22.72%) SDLC
3 86 (20.14%) TDD
4 50 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (10.77%) Analytics
6 42 (9.84%) Scrum
7 41 (9.60%) SOA
8 40 (9.37%) Migration
9 37 (8.67%) Asset Management
10 36 (8.43%) BDD
11 35 (8.20%) Software Engineering
12 33 (7.73%) Open Source
12 33 (7.73%) Performance Tuning
12 33 (7.73%) Service Delivery
13 32 (7.49%) Configuration Management
14 31 (7.26%) ETL
14 31 (7.26%) Mentoring
15 29 (6.79%) DevOps
16 27 (6.32%) Microservices
16 27 (6.32%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 191 (44.73%) Java
2 176 (41.22%) SQL
3 94 (22.01%) Shell Script
4 76 (17.80%) Perl
5 52 (12.18%) Python
6 49 (11.48%) C#
7 41 (9.60%) PL/SQL
8 34 (7.96%) Korn
9 22 (5.15%) C++
9 22 (5.15%) Ruby
10 21 (4.92%) JavaScript
10 21 (4.92%) VB
11 15 (3.51%) XQuery
12 14 (3.28%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.81%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.64%) Groovy
14 7 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.64%) VBA
15 6 (1.41%) VC++
16 5 (1.17%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 83 (19.44%) Degree
2 9 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.70%) CISA
6 2 (0.47%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (0.47%) CCNA
6 2 (0.47%) CISSP
6 2 (0.47%) HND
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.47%) MCSE
6 2 (0.47%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.23%) EnCE
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCITP
7 1 (0.23%) SANS
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.79%) QA
2 19 (4.45%) SLA
3 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) COBIT
4 2 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.47%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.47%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (6.32%) Docker
2 16 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (2.58%) RACF
4 10 (2.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (2.34%) Veritas File System
4 10 (2.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (2.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 9 (2.11%) Time Sharing Option
6 6 (1.41%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.41%) Squid
6 6 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (1.17%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.94%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.47%) KVM
10 1 (0.23%) Firmware
10 1 (0.23%) iptables
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (6.32%) Kubernetes
1 27 (6.32%) Mesos
2 10 (2.34%) Puppet
3 8 (1.87%) zSecure
4 6 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (0.94%) Nagios
6 4 (0.94%) Nessus
7 3 (0.70%) Control-M
7 3 (0.70%) Fluentd
7 3 (0.70%) QRadar
8 2 (0.47%) Ansible
8 2 (0.47%) MOM
8 2 (0.47%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 149 (34.89%) Oracle
2 72 (16.86%) Sybase
3 58 (13.58%) Microsoft
4 40 (9.37%) IBM
5 31 (7.26%) Veritas
6 25 (5.85%) Red Hat
7 17 (3.98%) HP
8 16 (3.75%) Ab Initio
8 16 (3.75%) Cognos
8 16 (3.75%) EMC
9 15 (3.51%) VMware
10 13 (3.04%) Informatica
10 13 (3.04%) Sun
11 12 (2.81%) SAP
12 9 (2.11%) CA
13 8 (1.87%) Cisco
14 4 (0.94%) Genesys
14 4 (0.94%) Northgate
14 4 (0.94%) Remedy
14 4 (0.94%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training, progression,
Posted: 2 days ago
West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Prestwick
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South Ayrshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Three
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus +OT +30 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Alhambra House
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive compensation package
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow City Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + full benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Ayr
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago