The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 9 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 20 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 18.35% 13.71% 13.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.97% 70.83% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UNIX
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 26.61% 19.35% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

UNIX
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stirling region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Stirling

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 22 (62.86%) Java
3 21 (60.00%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Windows
5 12 (34.29%) Oracle
6 10 (28.57%) C
6 10 (28.57%) Finance
6 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (25.71%) C#
8 8 (22.86%) VB
8 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
8 8 (22.86%) VBA
8 8 (22.86%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) Business Objects
8 8 (22.86%) Tableau
8 8 (22.86%) BusinessObjects XI
8 8 (22.86%) QlikView
9 7 (20.00%) Banking
9 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
10 6 (17.14%) AIX
10 6 (17.14%) Solaris
10 6 (17.14%) Service Management
10 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
11 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.29%) QA
11 5 (14.29%) Global One

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) DSL
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) VLAN
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) QlikView
1 8 (22.86%) BusinessObjects XI
2 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (14.29%) UniData
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
4 1 (2.86%) Japanese Language
4 1 (2.86%) Korean Language
4 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.86%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Business Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Business Objects Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Developer
5 3 (8.57%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.86%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) AIX
3 6 (17.14%) Solaris
3 6 (17.14%) Mac OS X
3 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Service Management
3 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.43%) Line Management
4 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Use Case
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.86%) E-business
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C
4 9 (25.71%) C#
5 8 (22.86%) VB
5 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 8 (22.86%) VBA
6 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) GCIH
3 1 (2.86%) CEH
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Control-M
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
2 3 (8.57%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (8.57%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Business Objects
2 8 (22.86%) Tableau
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee
4 1 (2.86%) Varonis
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Sybase