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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 61 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 79 253 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.37% 8.19% 7.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.22% 31.08% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 112 126
Median salary £46,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
487 814 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.78% 26.35% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 328 474 513
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +11.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -15 58 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Edinburgh -42 17 £47,500 +13.95% 4
Dundee - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £46,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 132 (55.00%) Linux
2 100 (41.67%) Oracle
3 94 (39.17%) SQL
4 93 (38.75%) Finance
5 83 (34.58%) Java
6 80 (33.33%) Windows
7 70 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (18.75%) Perl
9 40 (16.67%) Banking
10 39 (16.25%) Oracle Database
10 39 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (15.83%) Relational Database
11 38 (15.83%) PL/SQL
12 34 (14.17%) Degree
13 33 (13.75%) Spring
14 32 (13.33%) SDLC
15 31 (12.92%) RDBMS
15 31 (12.92%) Shell Script
16 30 (12.50%) Python
17 28 (11.67%) Solaris
17 28 (11.67%) Hadoop
18 27 (11.25%) Sybase
19 25 (10.42%) Firewall
20 24 (10.00%) HTML
21 23 (9.58%) AIX
21 23 (9.58%) JMS
21 23 (9.58%) SOA
21 23 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
22 22 (9.17%) JavaScript
23 21 (8.75%) OO

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 10 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (3.75%) SAS
2 9 (3.75%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 8 (3.33%) GemFire
3 8 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (2.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.50%) Apache Qpid
5 6 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.50%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.08%) Apache
6 5 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.67%) CICS
7 4 (1.67%) JBoss
7 4 (1.67%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.83%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.92%) MS Office
3 5 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (5.00%) IaaS
2 12 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.00%) PaaS
3 9 (3.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.42%) Firewall
2 21 (8.75%) TCP/IP
3 20 (8.33%) SAN
4 18 (7.50%) Internet
4 18 (7.50%) VoIP
5 13 (5.42%) Network Security
6 12 (5.00%) DNS
7 10 (4.17%) SSH
7 10 (4.17%) SSL
8 9 (3.75%) HTTP
9 8 (3.33%) CTI
10 6 (2.50%) BGP
10 6 (2.50%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.50%) LAN
10 6 (2.50%) WAN
11 5 (2.08%) EIGRP
12 2 (0.83%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.83%) VPN
13 1 (0.42%) Broadband
13 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.25%) Oracle Database
2 38 (15.83%) Relational Database
3 31 (12.92%) RDBMS
4 28 (11.67%) Hadoop
5 19 (7.92%) Apache Hive
5 19 (7.92%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (7.50%) DB2
7 16 (6.67%) NoSQL
8 15 (6.25%) Big Data
8 15 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (5.83%) MongoDB
10 13 (5.42%) HBase
10 13 (5.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.75%) Oracle9i Database
12 9 (3.75%) PowerCenter
13 8 (3.33%) MySQL
14 7 (2.92%) DataStage
14 7 (2.92%) KDB
14 7 (2.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (7.08%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.00%) JUnit
2 12 (5.00%) Subversion
3 11 (4.58%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (2.92%) Maven
6 6 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.08%) Ant
7 5 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.08%) Selenium
8 4 (1.67%) PVCS
8 4 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.83%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.83%) JIRA
9 2 (0.83%) RubyMine
10 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.42%) Gradle
10 1 (0.42%) JMeter
10 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
General
1 93 (38.75%) Finance
2 40 (16.67%) Banking
3 9 (3.75%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.33%) General Ledger
5 5 (2.08%) Back Office
6 4 (1.67%) Front Office
6 4 (1.67%) Legal
7 3 (1.25%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Billing
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 58 (24.17%) Developer
2 29 (12.08%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.25%) Analyst
4 16 (6.67%) Architect
4 16 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 14 (5.83%) Security Analyst
6 12 (5.00%) Support Specialist
7 11 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (4.58%) Technical Architect
8 10 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (3.75%) Data Engineer
9 9 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.75%) Unix Engineer
10 8 (3.33%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.33%) Genesys Specialist
10 8 (3.33%) Security Engineer
10 8 (3.33%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
11 7 (2.92%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.75%) Spring
2 24 (10.00%) HTML
3 23 (9.58%) JMS
4 20 (8.33%) CSS
5 18 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 18 (7.50%) HTML5
6 17 (7.08%) REST
7 16 (6.67%) jQuery
8 13 (5.42%) CSS3
8 13 (5.42%) Middleware
9 10 (4.17%) Kafka
9 10 (4.17%) XML
10 9 (3.75%) J2EE
10 9 (3.75%) Java EE
11 8 (3.33%) J2SE
11 8 (3.33%) VXML
11 8 (3.33%) Web Services
12 7 (2.92%) .NET
12 7 (2.92%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 11 (4.58%) Mainframe
5 10 (4.17%) Equities
6 9 (3.75%) Derivative
7 8 (3.33%) IVR
7 8 (3.33%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.92%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.92%) PKI
9 6 (2.50%) Data Extraction
9 6 (2.50%) VAX
10 5 (2.08%) Clustering
10 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.08%) N-Tier
10 5 (2.08%) Replication
10 5 (2.08%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 132 (55.00%) Linux
2 80 (33.33%) Windows
3 28 (11.67%) Solaris
4 23 (9.58%) AIX
5 13 (5.42%) Windows Server
6 11 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.92%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.50%) zOS
10 4 (1.67%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.67%) CentOS
11 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.83%) MVS
12 2 (0.83%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.83%) VMS
13 1 (0.42%) Debian
13 1 (0.42%) HPUX
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.33%) SDLC
3 23 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (9.58%) SOA
4 21 (8.75%) OO
5 20 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 19 (7.92%) DevOps
6 19 (7.92%) ETL
6 19 (7.92%) Microservices
7 18 (7.50%) Configuration Management
7 18 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.08%) Change Management
8 17 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (7.08%) ITIL
9 16 (6.67%) Service Management
10 15 (6.25%) Analytics
10 15 (6.25%) High Availability
10 15 (6.25%) Scrum
11 14 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (39.17%) SQL
2 83 (34.58%) Java
3 45 (18.75%) Perl
4 38 (15.83%) PL/SQL
5 31 (12.92%) Shell Script
6 30 (12.50%) Python
7 22 (9.17%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.58%) Ruby
9 10 (4.17%) C++
10 8 (3.33%) Korn
11 7 (2.92%) JCL
12 6 (2.50%) Assembly Language
12 6 (2.50%) C#
12 6 (2.50%) CLIST
12 6 (2.50%) REXX
13 5 (2.08%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.08%) VBA
14 3 (1.25%) R
15 2 (0.83%) C
15 2 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (14.17%) Degree
2 10 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.33%) CCNA
5 6 (2.50%) CCNP
5 6 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.25%) ISEB
6 3 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.83%) CISA
7 2 (0.83%) CISSP
7 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CCAB
8 1 (0.42%) CCIE
8 1 (0.42%) CCSE
8 1 (0.42%) CEH
8 1 (0.42%) CISM
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.83%) SLA
2 11 (4.58%) QA
3 5 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (6.67%) Docker
2 9 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.33%) Apache Flume
3 8 (3.33%) Sendmail
4 6 (2.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 6 (2.50%) Time Sharing Option
5 5 (2.08%) Firmware
6 4 (1.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.83%) HDFS
7 2 (0.83%) RACF
7 2 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.83%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.42%) Ceph
8 1 (0.42%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 12 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 12 (5.00%) Mesos
2 9 (3.75%) Puppet
3 8 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.08%) Ansible
5 3 (1.25%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.83%) MOM
6 2 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (0.83%) zSecure
7 1 (0.42%) Kibana
7 1 (0.42%) logstash
Vendors
1 100 (41.67%) Oracle
2 27 (11.25%) Sybase
3 19 (7.92%) IBM
4 16 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 16 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (6.25%) VMware
6 13 (5.42%) Informatica
7 11 (4.58%) Cisco
7 11 (4.58%) Cloudera
7 11 (4.58%) Sun
8 9 (3.75%) Citrix
9 8 (3.33%) Genesys
9 8 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.92%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (2.92%) SAP
11 6 (2.50%) CA
11 6 (2.50%) Sourcefire
12 5 (2.08%) HP
12 5 (2.08%) Veritas
13 4 (1.67%) Ab Initio
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