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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 28 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 218 279 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.61% 8.75% 7.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.59% 34.49% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 92 137 140
Median salary £48,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
669 809 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.35% 25.36% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 389 483 554
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -1 148 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Edinburgh -14 58 £40,000 -10.61% 6
South Ayrshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 £38,000 -
West Lothian +1 1 £37,500 -46.42%
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 210 (51.09%) Linux
2 182 (44.28%) Java
2 182 (44.28%) Finance
3 159 (38.69%) SQL
3 159 (38.69%) Oracle
4 123 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
5 113 (27.49%) Windows
6 95 (23.11%) SDLC
7 86 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
8 85 (20.68%) Perl
9 78 (18.98%) Shell Script
10 74 (18.00%) Degree
11 69 (16.79%) TDD
12 63 (15.33%) SQL Server
13 62 (15.09%) Sybase
14 59 (14.36%) Banking
15 54 (13.14%) Spring
16 53 (12.90%) Python
17 51 (12.41%) Solaris
17 51 (12.41%) Oracle Database
18 49 (11.92%) HTML
19 48 (11.68%) SOA
19 48 (11.68%) Analytics
20 46 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
21 45 (10.95%) Microsoft
21 45 (10.95%) AIX
22 43 (10.46%) CSS
22 43 (10.46%) HTML5
23 42 (10.22%) IBM
24 41 (9.98%) PL/SQL

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 25 (6.08%) SAS
2 22 (5.35%) WebLogic
2 22 (5.35%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.16%) Apache
3 13 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (2.43%) CICS
6 9 (2.19%) JBoss
7 8 (1.95%) Apache Qpid
7 8 (1.95%) MQSeries
7 8 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.70%) NetWeaver
9 5 (1.22%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.97%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.73%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.49%) CMS
12 2 (0.49%) IBM Transformation Extender
13 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.46%) MS Office
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.14%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (3.65%) Hi Portfolio
2 15 (3.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 29 (7.06%) Amazon EC2
2 29 (7.06%) Amazon S3
2 29 (7.06%) IaaS
2 29 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (7.06%) PaaS
3 5 (1.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.57%) TCP/IP
2 21 (5.11%) Firewall
2 21 (5.11%) SAN
3 18 (4.38%) VoIP
4 17 (4.14%) HTTP
5 16 (3.89%) SSL
6 15 (3.65%) SSH
7 13 (3.16%) Internet
8 11 (2.68%) CTI
8 11 (2.68%) DNS
9 8 (1.95%) LAN
9 8 (1.95%) WAN
10 7 (1.70%) Network Security
11 6 (1.46%) BGP
11 6 (1.46%) EIGRP
11 6 (1.46%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.46%) LDAP
12 4 (0.97%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.73%) FTP
13 3 (0.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 51 (12.41%) Oracle Database
3 38 (9.25%) Relational Database
4 29 (7.06%) RDBMS
5 24 (5.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (5.60%) NoSQL
7 21 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
8 20 (4.87%) JasperReports
9 19 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (4.38%) Oracle BI EE
11 17 (4.14%) DB2
12 15 (3.65%) Hadoop
13 14 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (3.41%) MarkLogic
13 14 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (3.16%) Big Data
15 12 (2.92%) Sybase ASE
16 10 (2.43%) Apache Hive
16 10 (2.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 9 (2.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 35 (8.52%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.03%) Maven
3 22 (5.35%) JUnit
4 17 (4.14%) Selenium
4 17 (4.14%) Subversion
5 15 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (2.92%) Cucumber
6 12 (2.92%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.92%) JIRA
7 7 (1.70%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.46%) Ant
8 6 (1.46%) JMeter
8 6 (1.46%) LoadRunner
9 5 (1.22%) JBehave
9 5 (1.22%) MSTest
9 5 (1.22%) NUnit
9 5 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.22%) TestNG
9 5 (1.22%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.97%) TestComplete
General
1 182 (44.28%) Finance
2 59 (14.36%) Banking
3 19 (4.62%) Retail
4 17 (4.14%) Law
5 16 (3.89%) Billing
6 10 (2.43%) Legal
7 9 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.73%) Back Office
9 3 (0.73%) Front Office
9 3 (0.73%) Publishing
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.49%) Electronics
10 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.49%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (30.66%) Developer
2 52 (12.65%) Java Developer
3 35 (8.52%) Analyst
4 24 (5.84%) Administrator
5 22 (5.35%) Consultant
6 20 (4.87%) Cloud Developer
7 16 (3.89%) DBA
7 16 (3.89%) Oracle DBA
8 15 (3.65%) Applications Support
8 15 (3.65%) ETL Developer
8 15 (3.65%) SQL Developer
8 15 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (3.41%) Support Analyst
9 14 (3.41%) Technical Specialist
9 14 (3.41%) Unix Engineer
10 13 (3.16%) Security Engineer
11 12 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (2.68%) SAS Consultant
12 11 (2.68%) Support Specialist
12 11 (2.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.14%) Spring
2 49 (11.92%) HTML
3 43 (10.46%) CSS
3 43 (10.46%) HTML5
4 38 (9.25%) .NET
5 37 (9.00%) JMS
6 35 (8.52%) Hibernate
6 35 (8.52%) XML
7 34 (8.27%) Web Services
8 30 (7.30%) jQuery
8 30 (7.30%) REST
9 26 (6.33%) CSS3
10 24 (5.84%) ASP.NET
11 23 (5.60%) J2EE
11 23 (5.60%) Middleware
12 21 (5.11%) WinForms
13 20 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 20 (4.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (4.14%) Apache Flex
14 17 (4.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 86 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.30%) Visualisation
3 29 (7.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 28 (6.81%) Data Centre
4 28 (6.81%) Derivative
5 23 (5.60%) Virtual Team
6 21 (5.11%) Mainframe
7 15 (3.65%) Equity Derivative
8 12 (2.92%) Equities
9 11 (2.68%) IVR
10 10 (2.43%) PKI
10 10 (2.43%) SWIFT
11 9 (2.19%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.70%) Clustering
12 7 (1.70%) Computer Science
13 6 (1.46%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.46%) IBM Mainframe
14 5 (1.22%) AS400
14 5 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (1.22%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 210 (51.09%) Linux
2 113 (27.49%) Windows
3 51 (12.41%) Solaris
4 45 (10.95%) AIX
5 23 (5.60%) Windows Server
6 13 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.43%) zOS
8 4 (0.97%) Debian
8 4 (0.97%) HPUX
9 2 (0.49%) Android
9 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.49%) MVS
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE
10 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (23.11%) SDLC
3 69 (16.79%) TDD
4 48 (11.68%) Analytics
4 48 (11.68%) SOA
5 46 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (9.98%) Service Delivery
7 38 (9.25%) Scrum
8 37 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
9 36 (8.76%) Software Engineering
10 35 (8.52%) ETL
10 35 (8.52%) Migration
11 34 (8.27%) Configuration Management
12 32 (7.79%) BDD
12 32 (7.79%) DevOps
13 31 (7.54%) Open Source
14 29 (7.06%) Machine Learning
14 29 (7.06%) Microservices
14 29 (7.06%) Performance Monitoring
14 29 (7.06%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 182 (44.28%) Java
2 159 (38.69%) SQL
3 85 (20.68%) Perl
4 78 (18.98%) Shell Script
5 53 (12.90%) Python
6 41 (9.98%) PL/SQL
7 39 (9.49%) C#
8 35 (8.52%) Korn
9 31 (7.54%) JavaScript
10 21 (5.11%) Ruby
11 20 (4.87%) C++
11 20 (4.87%) VB
12 15 (3.65%) T-SQL
13 14 (3.41%) XQuery
14 11 (2.68%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.70%) VBA
16 6 (1.46%) Groovy
17 5 (1.22%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.22%) REXX
Qualifications
1 74 (18.00%) Degree
2 10 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.19%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.46%) CCNA
5 6 (1.46%) CCNP
6 4 (0.97%) ISEB
6 4 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.73%) CISA
8 2 (0.49%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (0.49%) MCSE
8 2 (0.49%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.24%) CCSA
9 1 (0.24%) CCSE
9 1 (0.24%) MCITP
9 1 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.30%) QA
2 28 (6.81%) SLA
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.49%) COBIT
5 2 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.49%) ISO15022
5 2 (0.49%) ISO20022
System Software
1 29 (7.06%) Docker
2 16 (3.89%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.19%) RACF
4 9 (2.19%) Sendmail
5 7 (1.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 7 (1.70%) Time Sharing Option
6 6 (1.46%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.46%) Squid
7 5 (1.22%) Firmware
7 5 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (1.22%) Veritas File System
7 5 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (0.97%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.24%) HDFS
10 1 (0.24%) iptables
10 1 (0.24%) KVM
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (7.06%) Kubernetes
1 29 (7.06%) Mesos
2 9 (2.19%) Puppet
3 6 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.46%) zSecure
4 4 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.97%) Nagios
4 4 (0.97%) Nessus
5 3 (0.73%) Fluentd
5 3 (0.73%) QRadar
6 2 (0.49%) Ansible
6 2 (0.49%) Control-M
6 2 (0.49%) MOM
6 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 159 (38.69%) Oracle
2 62 (15.09%) Sybase
3 45 (10.95%) Microsoft
4 42 (10.22%) IBM
5 26 (6.33%) Veritas
6 20 (4.87%) VMware
7 18 (4.38%) Informatica
8 17 (4.14%) Ab Initio
8 17 (4.14%) HP
8 17 (4.14%) Red Hat
9 16 (3.89%) EMC
10 15 (3.65%) Cognos
10 15 (3.65%) Sun
11 12 (2.92%) SAP
12 11 (2.68%) Genesys
13 8 (1.95%) CA
13 8 (1.95%) Cisco
14 7 (1.70%) Citrix
15 6 (1.46%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.46%) Cloudera
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