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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 235 244 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.25% 8.16% 8.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.10% 35.41% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 93 123 133
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
651 689 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.85% 23.05% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 361 411 575
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £59,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +13 158 £45,250 +0.55% 14
Edinburgh -13 65 £45,000 +0.55% 8
Stirling -11 4 - -
Aberdeen +11 2 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 204 (46.15%) Finance
2 192 (43.44%) Java
3 186 (42.08%) SQL
4 183 (41.40%) Linux
5 161 (36.43%) Oracle
6 129 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (28.05%) Windows
8 98 (22.17%) TDD
9 92 (20.81%) Shell Script
9 92 (20.81%) SDLC
10 91 (20.59%) SQL Server
11 81 (18.33%) Degree
12 77 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
13 73 (16.52%) Perl
14 72 (16.29%) Spring
15 71 (16.06%) Sybase
16 62 (14.03%) C#
16 62 (14.03%) Microsoft
17 59 (13.35%) Python
18 58 (13.12%) Solaris
19 55 (12.44%) Hibernate
20 52 (11.76%) Banking
21 51 (11.54%) Maven
21 51 (11.54%) Oracle Database
22 50 (11.31%) XML
23 48 (10.86%) Relational Database
24 47 (10.63%) PL/SQL
25 46 (10.41%) Business Intelligence
26 45 (10.18%) .NET
27 43 (9.73%) Migration

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 (7.69%) SAS
2 27 (6.11%) WebSphere
3 24 (5.43%) JBoss
4 18 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
6 14 (3.17%) Apache
6 14 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 14 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (1.81%) CICS
9 6 (1.36%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.13%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.13%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.68%) IIS
12 3 (0.68%) Node.js
12 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 21 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.45%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.62%) Hi Portfolio
2 15 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (2.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.36%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.45%) Infor SunSystems
8 2 (0.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 23 (5.20%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (5.20%) Amazon S3
2 23 (5.20%) IaaS
2 23 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.20%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.49%) SAN
3 10 (2.26%) HTTP
4 9 (2.04%) Firewall
5 8 (1.81%) VoIP
6 7 (1.58%) LAN
6 7 (1.58%) SSL
6 7 (1.58%) WAN
7 5 (1.13%) DNS
7 5 (1.13%) LDAP
7 5 (1.13%) Wireless
8 4 (0.90%) Internet
8 4 (0.90%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.90%) SSH
9 3 (0.68%) CTI
9 3 (0.68%) DHCP
9 3 (0.68%) FTP
9 3 (0.68%) Network Security
9 3 (0.68%) SNMP
9 3 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 48 (10.86%) Relational Database
4 40 (9.05%) RDBMS
5 21 (4.75%) JasperReports
5 21 (4.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (4.52%) BusinessObjects
6 20 (4.52%) NoSQL
7 18 (4.07%) MarkLogic
8 14 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 13 (2.94%) Sybase ASE
10 12 (2.71%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.49%) DB2
12 9 (2.04%) MySQL
13 8 (1.81%) Base SAS
13 8 (1.81%) OLAP
14 7 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 51 (11.54%) Maven
2 29 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.52%) JUnit
4 15 (3.39%) FitNesse
5 13 (2.94%) Selenium
5 13 (2.94%) Subversion
6 12 (2.71%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (2.49%) JIRA
8 8 (1.81%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.58%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.36%) Ant
11 5 (1.13%) JBehave
11 5 (1.13%) JMeter
11 5 (1.13%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.13%) MSTest
11 5 (1.13%) NUnit
11 5 (1.13%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.13%) TestNG
11 5 (1.13%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.90%) TestComplete
General
1 204 (46.15%) Finance
2 52 (11.76%) Banking
3 22 (4.98%) Law
4 19 (4.30%) Retail
5 14 (3.17%) Billing
6 12 (2.71%) Legal
7 10 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.68%) Marketing
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
10 3 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (29.86%) Developer
2 65 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 51 (11.54%) Analyst
4 44 (9.95%) Administrator
5 30 (6.79%) Consultant
6 26 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 25 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
7 25 (5.66%) Unix Administrator
8 20 (4.52%) DBA
8 20 (4.52%) Oracle DBA
9 16 (3.62%) ETL Developer
9 16 (3.62%) SQL Developer
9 16 (3.62%) Support Analyst
10 14 (3.17%) Cloud Developer
10 14 (3.17%) SAS Consultant
10 14 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
11 13 (2.94%) SAS Administrator
11 13 (2.94%) Security Engineer
11 13 (2.94%) Solaris Administrator
11 13 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (16.29%) Spring
2 55 (12.44%) Hibernate
3 50 (11.31%) XML
4 45 (10.18%) .NET
5 39 (8.82%) HTML
6 38 (8.60%) Web Services
7 36 (8.14%) HTML5
8 30 (6.79%) CSS
9 28 (6.33%) JMS
10 25 (5.66%) RESTful
11 24 (5.43%) J2EE
12 23 (5.20%) ASP.NET
13 22 (4.98%) REST
14 21 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 21 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (4.75%) WinForms
15 19 (4.30%) Middleware
16 18 (4.07%) Apache Flex
17 16 (3.62%) jQuery
17 16 (3.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (17.42%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 26 (5.88%) Derivative
4 25 (5.66%) Visualisation
5 23 (5.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (4.52%) Mainframe
7 16 (3.62%) Equity Derivative
7 16 (3.62%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.49%) Clustering
8 11 (2.49%) Data Integration
9 10 (2.26%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.04%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.58%) OTC Derivatives
11 7 (1.58%) PKI
12 6 (1.36%) AS400
12 6 (1.36%) Equities
13 5 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (0.90%) Data Extraction
14 4 (0.90%) Fintech
14 4 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 183 (41.40%) Linux
2 124 (28.05%) Windows
3 58 (13.12%) Solaris
4 43 (9.73%) AIX
5 25 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.62%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.04%) zOS
8 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.90%) Debian
9 4 (0.90%) HPUX
10 3 (0.68%) CentOS
10 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.45%) Android
11 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (22.17%) TDD
3 92 (20.81%) SDLC
4 46 (10.41%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (9.73%) Migration
6 42 (9.50%) Analytics
7 39 (8.82%) Asset Management
8 38 (8.60%) Scrum
9 35 (7.92%) Open Source
10 34 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 34 (7.69%) SOA
11 33 (7.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 32 (7.24%) BDD
13 30 (6.79%) Service Delivery
13 30 (6.79%) Software Engineering
14 29 (6.56%) Multithreading
14 29 (6.56%) OO
15 28 (6.33%) Automated Testing
15 28 (6.33%) ETL
16 27 (6.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (43.44%) Java
2 186 (42.08%) SQL
3 92 (20.81%) Shell Script
4 73 (16.52%) Perl
5 62 (14.03%) C#
6 59 (13.35%) Python
7 47 (10.63%) PL/SQL
8 30 (6.79%) Korn
9 23 (5.20%) C++
10 22 (4.98%) VB
11 20 (4.52%) Groovy
11 20 (4.52%) JavaScript
12 18 (4.07%) Ruby
13 16 (3.62%) Bash Shell
13 16 (3.62%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.62%) XQuery
14 9 (2.04%) VBA
15 7 (1.58%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.36%) VC++
17 5 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (18.33%) Degree
2 10 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.68%) CISSP
5 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.45%) Avaya Certification
6 2 (0.45%) CCNA
6 2 (0.45%) CISA
6 2 (0.45%) HND
6 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.45%) MCSE
6 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.45%) SANS
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCP
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.11%) QA
2 17 (3.85%) SLA
3 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) COBIT
4 2 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.45%) ISO15022
4 2 (0.45%) ISO20022
System Software
1 23 (5.20%) Docker
2 12 (2.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (2.71%) Veritas File System
2 12 (2.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 10 (2.26%) RACF
4 9 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.36%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 6 (1.36%) Squid
5 6 (1.36%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.45%) KVM
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.23%) Firmware
7 1 (0.23%) iptables
7 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (5.20%) Kubernetes
1 23 (5.20%) Mesos
2 10 (2.26%) Puppet
3 6 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.36%) zSecure
4 5 (1.13%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (1.13%) Nessus
5 4 (0.90%) Nagios
6 3 (0.68%) Control-M
6 3 (0.68%) Fluentd
6 3 (0.68%) QRadar
7 2 (0.45%) Ansible
7 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 161 (36.43%) Oracle
2 71 (16.06%) Sybase
3 62 (14.03%) Microsoft
4 33 (7.47%) Red Hat
5 31 (7.01%) Veritas
6 29 (6.56%) IBM
7 18 (4.07%) HP
8 17 (3.85%) VMware
9 16 (3.62%) Ab Initio
9 16 (3.62%) Informatica
10 15 (3.39%) Cognos
11 14 (3.17%) EMC
11 14 (3.17%) Sun
12 10 (2.26%) Cisco
13 9 (2.04%) SAP
14 6 (1.36%) CA
15 4 (0.90%) Teradata
16 3 (0.68%) Northgate
16 3 (0.68%) Qualys
16 3 (0.68%) Thunderhead
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