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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 33 25
Rank change year-on-year -30 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 39 68 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.20% 5.61% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.55% 26.36% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 50
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 268 258 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 21.97% 21.29% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 153 143 204
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Unix.

1 54 (62.79%) Linux
2 27 (31.40%) Python
3 23 (26.74%) Java
4 21 (24.42%) Finance
5 20 (23.26%) SQL
6 18 (20.93%) Oracle
7 16 (18.60%) JBoss
8 15 (17.44%) Perl
8 15 (17.44%) Shell Script
8 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
8 15 (17.44%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Management
9 14 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (15.12%) RESTful
10 13 (15.12%) Puppet
10 13 (15.12%) Red Hat
10 13 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
11 12 (13.95%) PHP
11 12 (13.95%) SAS
11 12 (13.95%) SLA
11 12 (13.95%) Hadoop
11 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
12 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
12 11 (12.79%) High Availability
12 11 (12.79%) Retail
12 11 (12.79%) Web Services
13 10 (11.63%) Windows
13 10 (11.63%) JavaScript

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 16 (18.60%) JBoss
2 12 (13.95%) SAS
3 8 (9.30%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.98%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.65%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.49%) Apache
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.33%) Confluence
7 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) SAN
2 6 (6.98%) SSH
2 6 (6.98%) SSL
3 2 (2.33%) LAN
3 2 (2.33%) LDAP
3 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Hadoop
2 10 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (10.47%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.30%) Apache Hive
4 8 (9.30%) Big Data
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (5.81%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.49%) Cloudera CDH
7 3 (3.49%) MySQL
7 3 (3.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (3.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (1.16%) HBase
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.14%) GitLab
2 7 (8.14%) Maven
3 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (5.81%) Subversion
5 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.16%) Gradle
6 1 (1.16%) Grunt
6 1 (1.16%) gulp
6 1 (1.16%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.16%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Retail
3 9 (10.47%) Law
4 4 (4.65%) Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 2 (2.33%) Games
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.26%) Consultant
2 8 (9.30%) Associate Consultant
2 8 (9.30%) DBA
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (9.30%) Security Consultant
3 7 (8.14%) Developer
3 7 (8.14%) Linux Consultant
3 7 (8.14%) Team Leader
3 7 (8.14%) Unix Consultant
4 6 (6.98%) Java Team Leader
4 6 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Administrator
5 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) Unix Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) Unix Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) RESTful
2 11 (12.79%) Web Services
3 10 (11.63%) Spring
4 9 (10.47%) JSON
5 8 (9.30%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.14%) SOAP
7 6 (6.98%) JDBC
7 6 (6.98%) Spring Security
8 4 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (3.49%) Ajax
9 3 (3.49%) HTML
9 3 (3.49%) Java EE
9 3 (3.49%) JAX-RS
9 3 (3.49%) JSP
9 3 (3.49%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.49%) XML
10 2 (2.33%) .NET
10 2 (2.33%) CSS
10 2 (2.33%) Django
10 2 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Clustering
2 8 (9.30%) Replication
3 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.65%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.33%) User Experience
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 54 (62.79%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (11.63%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) AIX
5 3 (3.49%) CentOS
5 3 (3.49%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.33%) Debian
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.16%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
3 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
4 11 (12.79%) High Availability
5 10 (11.63%) Analytics
5 10 (11.63%) DevOps
6 8 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (9.30%) Security Management
6 8 (9.30%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.14%) Identity Management
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL
7 7 (8.14%) MapReduce
7 7 (8.14%) Programme Delivery
7 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.98%) SDLC
8 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) Python
2 23 (26.74%) Java
3 20 (23.26%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) Perl
4 15 (17.44%) Shell Script
5 12 (13.95%) PHP
6 10 (11.63%) C
6 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.65%) Ruby
8 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.33%) C#
10 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.16%) Groovy
10 1 (1.16%) Jython
10 1 (1.16%) Korn
10 1 (1.16%) Scala
10 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Degree
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.33%) CCNA
3 2 (2.33%) CCNP
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.33%) MCP
3 2 (2.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.33%) SAS Certification
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.30%) HDFS
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (8.14%) RHEV
4 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.49%) Firmware
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.16%) Docker
6 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.16%) KVM
6 1 (1.16%) NFS
6 1 (1.16%) Samba
6 1 (1.16%) SRDF
6 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (15.12%) Puppet
3 8 (9.30%) Data Guard
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (8.14%) Control-M
4 7 (8.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (8.14%) Rundeck
4 7 (8.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Ansible
6 2 (2.33%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.16%) Cacti
7 1 (1.16%) Icinga
7 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Oracle
2 13 (15.12%) Red Hat
3 9 (10.47%) Splunk
4 7 (8.14%) Cloudera
4 7 (8.14%) EMC
5 6 (6.98%) VMware
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.33%) F5
7 2 (2.33%) IBM
7 2 (2.33%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (2.33%) Perforce
8 1 (1.16%) Informatica
8 1 (1.16%) Sybase
8 1 (1.16%) Veritas
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