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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 9 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.33% 8.62% 7.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 21.74% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
8 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.33% 39.66% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 10
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £47,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(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
Linlithgow - 4 £48,750 -
Livingston - 1 £45,000 -
Unix
Scotland

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) ERP
5 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (38.46%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) Sun
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) Solaris
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) Service Management
8 3 (23.08%) Test Management
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (15.38%) Confluence
9 2 (15.38%) WebCenter
9 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 2 (15.38%) JIRA
9 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
9 2 (15.38%) Data Management
9 2 (15.38%) Subversion
9 2 (15.38%) Java

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (15.38%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) C Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) WebCenter
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
4 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) HP