The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 11 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 12 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.67% 13.19% 54.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 31.58% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 25
Average salary £70,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
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 West Lothian region.

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 38 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 35.00% 41.76% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 25
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

UNIX
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

UNIX Salary Trend in West Lothian

UNIX
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -6 4 £70,000 +94.44% 1
Linlithgow - 2 - -
UNIX
Scotland

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) HNC
5 3 (25.00%) HND
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Intel
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
1 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) VTSP
2 3 (25.00%) HNC
2 3 (25.00%) HND
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MOS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) Intel
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Ab Initio
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
Livingston, West Lothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago