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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 17 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 21 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.71% 13.79% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.63% 36.36% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £73,500 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
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
32 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 16.33% 37.93% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 12
Average salary £73,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £44,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Stirling

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) AIX
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 12 (41.38%) IBM
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) Banking
4 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Java
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (24.14%) Solaris
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) DataStage
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
8 5 (17.24%) Subversion
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (17.24%) Web Development
8 5 (17.24%) COBIT
8 5 (17.24%) Release Management
8 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (17.24%) Change Data Capture
8 5 (17.24%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Business Objects

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) ColdFusion
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.69%) DataStage
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (17.24%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.79%) QlikView
5 4 (13.79%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) Concordion
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (34.48%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Implementation Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Business Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planner
3 4 (13.79%) Business Objects Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Capacity Planner
3 4 (13.79%) FX Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Governance Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Development Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) XSLT
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (13.79%) Derivative
4 3 (10.34%) AS400
5 2 (6.90%) Equities
5 2 (6.90%) PKI
6 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) AIX
3 7 (24.14%) Solaris
4 5 (17.24%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
5 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
1 5 (17.24%) Web Development
1 5 (17.24%) Release Management
1 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (17.24%) Change Data Capture
2 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
2 4 (13.79%) ETL
2 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Validation
3 3 (10.34%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Security Management
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
3 3 (10.34%) People Management
4 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.90%) Email Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) VB
3 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.79%) VBA
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) COBIT
2 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) RACF
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) IBM
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Murex
3 4 (13.79%) Calypso
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix
3 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Tableau
4 3 (10.34%) Unisys
4 3 (10.34%) BMC
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat