The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 6 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 9 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.31% 24.36% 15.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 73.08% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 11
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 34.62% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 29
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
UNIX
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2014. 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 +4 5 £33,750 -6.25%
Linlithgow - 2 £38,500 - 2
UNIX
Scotland

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) Oracle
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris
5 3 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (8.33%) Jython
6 2 (8.33%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (8.33%) Java EE
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) VLAN

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Applications Support
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.17%) Data Management
2 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
2 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Service Management
2 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
2 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) OOP
2 1 (4.17%) OO
2 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) Jython
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) VBScript
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Veritas
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Novell
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Teleperformance
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Teleperformance
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago