Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 64 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 -25 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 93 99 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.70% 3.78% 4.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.86% 16.72% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 33 71
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +0.56%

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 493 592 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.63% 22.58% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 306 359 340
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +7.79%
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £61,150
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (49.46%) Windows
2 45 (48.39%) Linux
3 38 (40.86%) Finance
4 37 (39.78%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (37.63%) DevOps
6 34 (36.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (32.26%) SQL
8 28 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
9 27 (29.03%) Puppet
9 27 (29.03%) Splunk
9 27 (29.03%) Git (software)
9 27 (29.03%) Terraform
10 26 (27.96%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (27.96%) JIRA
10 26 (27.96%) ServiceNow
10 26 (27.96%) Opscode Chef
10 26 (27.96%) Ansible
11 25 (26.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 25 (26.88%) Microservices
11 25 (26.88%) Google Cloud Platform
11 25 (26.88%) RedGate
11 25 (26.88%) Open Source
11 25 (26.88%) Customer Engagement
11 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 25 (26.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (26.88%) GCP
11 25 (26.88%) Subversion
11 25 (26.88%) Rundeck
11 25 (26.88%) Elastic Stack

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 11 (11.83%) Apache
2 8 (8.60%) JBoss
2 8 (8.60%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.53%) SAS
4 6 (6.45%) IIS
4 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.11%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (26.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.08%) npm
4 1 (1.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) FTP
1 5 (5.38%) HTTPS
2 4 (4.30%) Firewall
2 4 (4.30%) WinSCP
3 3 (3.23%) HTTP
3 3 (3.23%) VoIP
4 2 (2.15%) LAN
4 2 (2.15%) WAN
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.08%) DNS
5 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.08%) SAN
5 1 (1.08%) Skype
5 1 (1.08%) SSH
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (7.53%) SAS EBI
4 7 (7.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 7 (7.53%) Star Schema
5 4 (4.30%) MySQL
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.15%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.08%) DataStage
7 1 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 34 (36.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (30.11%) Jenkins
3 27 (29.03%) Git (software)
4 26 (27.96%) JIRA
5 25 (26.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 25 (26.88%) GoCD
5 25 (26.88%) IBM UrbanCode
5 25 (26.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (26.88%) Subversion
6 10 (10.75%) Selenium
7 9 (9.68%) SpecFlow
7 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio
7 9 (9.68%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (4.30%) ClearCase
8 4 (4.30%) XMLSpy
9 3 (3.23%) Gradle
9 3 (3.23%) Maven
10 1 (1.08%) Introscope
10 1 (1.08%) JMeter
10 1 (1.08%) Toad
General
1 38 (40.86%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (40.86%) Consultant
2 31 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
3 25 (26.88%) DevOps Consultant
3 25 (26.88%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (26.88%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 12 (12.90%) Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Technical Developer
7 7 (7.53%) SAS Consultant
8 6 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Administrator
9 5 (5.38%) DevOps Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.88%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (10.75%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) JSP
3 6 (6.45%) Servlets
4 5 (5.38%) SOAP
4 5 (5.38%) XML
5 4 (4.30%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (4.30%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (4.30%) JSON
6 3 (3.23%) Web Services
7 2 (2.15%) LAMP
7 2 (2.15%) RESTful
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.08%) J2EE
8 1 (1.08%) Middleware
8 1 (1.08%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.08%) Node.js
8 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.08%) React
8 1 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.53%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.30%) DataPower
2 4 (4.30%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.23%) Fintech
4 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) PMI
4 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Windows
2 45 (48.39%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) AIX
3 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.15%) CentOS
5 1 (1.08%) Debian
5 1 (1.08%) HPUX
5 1 (1.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (37.63%) DevOps
3 26 (27.96%) Continuous Delivery
4 25 (26.88%) Customer Engagement
4 25 (26.88%) Microservices
4 25 (26.88%) Open Source
5 17 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (12.90%) Decision-Making
6 12 (12.90%) ETL
7 10 (10.75%) Release Management
8 9 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.60%) ITIL
10 7 (7.53%) Analytics
10 7 (7.53%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (7.53%) Data Analytics
10 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.53%) Statistics
10 7 (7.53%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.26%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) Python
3 15 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 12 (12.90%) Java
5 10 (10.75%) C#
6 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.60%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.45%) Bourne shell
9 6 (6.45%) Korn
9 6 (6.45%) sed
10 5 (5.38%) Ruby
11 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.23%) PHP
11 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.23%) VBScript
12 2 (2.15%) Jython
12 2 (2.15%) Perl
12 2 (2.15%) R
12 2 (2.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.08%) PhD
2 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.88%) GCP
2 8 (8.60%) SLA
3 4 (4.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.23%) Docker
2 3 (3.23%) Firmware
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.08%) NFS
3 1 (1.08%) Samba
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (29.03%) Puppet
1 27 (29.03%) Terraform
2 26 (27.96%) Ansible
2 26 (27.96%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (26.88%) Consul
3 25 (26.88%) Rundeck
4 4 (4.30%) Control-M
4 4 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.15%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.08%) Cacti
7 1 (1.08%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.08%) Grafana
7 1 (1.08%) Kibana
7 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.08%) Nagios
7 1 (1.08%) Salt
7 1 (1.08%) vRealize
7 1 (1.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Splunk
2 26 (27.96%) ServiceNow
3 25 (26.88%) Delphix
3 25 (26.88%) RedGate
4 21 (22.58%) Oracle
5 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.38%) Remedy
6 5 (5.38%) VMware
7 4 (4.30%) HP
7 4 (4.30%) Informatica
8 3 (3.23%) Intel
8 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.15%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.08%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.08%) Apple
10 1 (1.08%) CA
10 1 (1.08%) Citrix
10 1 (1.08%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.08%) Perforce
10 1 (1.08%) SaltStack