Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 71 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -41 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unix 99 59 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.64% 2.71% 5.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.62% 12.72% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 57
Edinburgh median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +9.09% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £28,550
90th Percentile £54,250 £56,250 £69,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +2.41%

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 562 464 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.67% 21.27% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 355 319 379
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £57,700
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.02% +3.75% +6.67%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Edinburgh

Unix
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Unix in Edinburgh

Unix
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Unix.

1 58 (58.59%) Linux
2 46 (46.46%) Windows
3 32 (32.32%) SQL
4 30 (30.30%) DevOps
5 29 (29.29%) Java
6 26 (26.26%) Finance
7 25 (25.25%) Oracle
7 25 (25.25%) Puppet
8 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (23.23%) Splunk
9 22 (22.22%) Ansible
9 22 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 22 (22.22%) Web Services
10 21 (21.21%) JBoss
10 21 (21.21%) Oracle Database
10 21 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
11 20 (20.20%) JIRA
12 19 (19.19%) Microservices
13 18 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
13 18 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (18.18%) Rundeck
13 18 (18.18%) ServiceNow
13 18 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (18.18%) RedGate
13 18 (18.18%) Consul
13 18 (18.18%) GoCD

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (21.21%) JBoss
2 16 (16.16%) Apache
3 12 (12.12%) SAS
4 10 (10.10%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.01%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (9.09%) IaaS
4 9 (9.09%) PaaS
5 8 (8.08%) SaaS
6 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.07%) SSH
2 7 (7.07%) VoIP
3 6 (6.06%) Firewall
4 5 (5.05%) BGP
4 5 (5.05%) EIGRP
4 5 (5.05%) Ethernet
4 5 (5.05%) GPRS
4 5 (5.05%) Network Security
4 5 (5.05%) SMS
4 5 (5.05%) SSL
5 4 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (3.03%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.03%) FTP
6 3 (3.03%) HTTP
7 2 (2.02%) DHCP
7 2 (2.02%) DNS
7 2 (2.02%) SMTP
7 2 (2.02%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.09%) MySQL
5 8 (8.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (8.08%) DB2
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (7.07%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (6.06%) Big Data
7 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (3.03%) SAS EBI
9 3 (3.03%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 3 (3.03%) Star Schema
10 2 (2.02%) GIS
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 22 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.20%) JIRA
3 18 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (18.18%) GoCD
3 18 (18.18%) IBM UrbanCode
3 18 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 18 (18.18%) Subversion
4 4 (4.04%) Selenium
4 4 (4.04%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.03%) Maven
6 2 (2.02%) GitLab
7 1 (1.01%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.05%) Back Office
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Advertising
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Electronics
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (28.28%) Consultant
2 21 (21.21%) Senior DevOps
3 18 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
3 18 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 18 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 14 (14.14%) Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 9 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Field Support Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) Web Services
2 18 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (8.08%) Spring
4 7 (7.07%) RESTful
4 7 (7.07%) XML
5 6 (6.06%) .NET
6 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.04%) Java EE
7 4 (4.04%) JSON
7 4 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (4.04%) SOAP
7 4 (4.04%) WCF
8 3 (3.03%) CSS
8 3 (3.03%) HTML
8 3 (3.03%) JSP
8 3 (3.03%) LDAP
8 3 (3.03%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.02%) CGI
9 2 (2.02%) JDBC
9 2 (2.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.07%) DataPower
2 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.05%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.04%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.01%) Fintech
7 1 (1.01%) iSeries
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (58.59%) Linux
2 46 (46.46%) Windows
3 11 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.07%) AIX
4 7 (7.07%) HPUX
4 7 (7.07%) Solaris
5 5 (5.05%) CentOS
6 3 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.02%) Debian
7 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.30%) DevOps
2 23 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (19.19%) Microservices
4 18 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 18 (18.18%) Open Source
5 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.13%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.10%) Migration
8 9 (9.09%) Data Management
9 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.07%) ETL
10 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.06%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.06%) Security Monitoring
12 5 (5.05%) Load Balancing
12 5 (5.05%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.32%) SQL
2 29 (29.29%) Java
3 17 (17.17%) Shell Script
4 16 (16.16%) Python
5 10 (10.10%) Perl
6 9 (9.09%) C#
7 8 (8.08%) PHP
8 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.05%) C++
9 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.04%) Ruby
11 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.02%) C
13 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) CCDP
2 3 (3.03%) CCNP
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.01%) CCFE
4 1 (1.01%) CEH
4 1 (1.01%) CEPT
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) GCFA
4 1 (1.01%) GCFE
4 1 (1.01%) GCIH
4 1 (1.01%) GIAC
4 1 (1.01%) GPEN
4 1 (1.01%) OSCP
4 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.18%) GCP
2 5 (5.05%) SLA
3 2 (2.02%) GDPR
3 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.01%) BS7666
4 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.04%) Docker
3 2 (2.02%) Firmware
3 2 (2.02%) NFS
4 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (25.25%) Puppet
2 22 (22.22%) Ansible
3 21 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (18.18%) Consul
4 18 (18.18%) Rundeck
4 18 (18.18%) Terraform
5 7 (7.07%) Tivoli
5 7 (7.07%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (3.03%) Rancher
7 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.01%) Nessus
7 1 (1.01%) Nmap
7 1 (1.01%) SCCM
7 1 (1.01%) SCOM
7 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Oracle
2 23 (23.23%) Splunk
3 18 (18.18%) RedGate
3 18 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.09%) IBM
6 7 (7.07%) Hitachi
6 7 (7.07%) Hortonworks
6 7 (7.07%) Red Hat
6 7 (7.07%) VMware
7 5 (5.05%) F5
7 5 (5.05%) Remedy
8 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.03%) Cisco
9 2 (2.02%) SAP
10 1 (1.01%) Adobe
10 1 (1.01%) Citrix
10 1 (1.01%) HP
10 1 (1.01%) Informatica
10 1 (1.01%) KANA