Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 58 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unix 101 103 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.83% 4.12% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.35% 18.36% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.78% +7.14% -6.15%
10th Percentile £28,050 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,488 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +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 522 561 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 19.81% 22.43% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 312 323 309
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,350 £24,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £58,800
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 56 (55.45%) Linux
2 54 (53.47%) Windows
3 39 (38.61%) SQL
3 39 (38.61%) DevOps
4 32 (31.68%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (30.69%) Oracle
6 30 (29.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (28.71%) Git (software)
7 29 (28.71%) Puppet
8 28 (27.72%) Splunk
9 27 (26.73%) Jenkins
9 27 (26.73%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (26.73%) Ansible
9 27 (26.73%) Terraform
9 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (26.73%) JIRA
10 26 (25.74%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (25.74%) ServiceNow
11 25 (24.75%) Octopus Deploy
11 25 (24.75%) Microservices
11 25 (24.75%) Google Cloud Platform
11 25 (24.75%) Rundeck
11 25 (24.75%) Elastic Stack
11 25 (24.75%) IBM UrbanCode
11 25 (24.75%) Consul
11 25 (24.75%) Delphix
11 25 (24.75%) GoCD
11 25 (24.75%) Subversion
11 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 25 (24.75%) Customer Engagement

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 (15.84%) Tomcat
2 15 (14.85%) Apache
3 14 (13.86%) SAS
4 12 (11.88%) JBoss
5 10 (9.90%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.94%) IIS
7 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.99%) CMS
8 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.99%) nginx
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (24.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 25 (24.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.93%) IaaS
3 7 (6.93%) PaaS
3 7 (6.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) npm
4 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) FTP
2 5 (4.95%) HTTP
2 5 (4.95%) HTTPS
2 5 (4.95%) iSCSI
2 5 (4.95%) SAN
3 4 (3.96%) WinSCP
4 2 (1.98%) Firewall
4 2 (1.98%) LAN
4 2 (1.98%) SSH
4 2 (1.98%) WAN
5 1 (0.99%) DMZ
5 1 (0.99%) DNS
5 1 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.99%) Internet
5 1 (0.99%) Network Security
5 1 (0.99%) Skype
5 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.99%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle Database
3 11 (10.89%) MySQL
4 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.91%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (6.93%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (6.93%) DB2
7 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 7 (6.93%) SAS EBI
7 7 (6.93%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 7 (6.93%) Star Schema
8 6 (5.94%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (29.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (28.71%) Git (software)
3 27 (26.73%) Jenkins
3 27 (26.73%) JIRA
4 25 (24.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (24.75%) GoCD
4 25 (24.75%) IBM UrbanCode
4 25 (24.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 25 (24.75%) Subversion
5 6 (5.94%) Selenium
6 5 (4.95%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (3.96%) ClearCase
7 4 (3.96%) XMLSpy
8 2 (1.98%) Gradle
8 2 (1.98%) Maven
9 1 (0.99%) Grunt
9 1 (0.99%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.99%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 16 (15.84%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.99%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Consultant
2 28 (27.72%) Senior Consultant
3 27 (26.73%) Senior DevOps
4 25 (24.75%) DevOps Consultant
4 25 (24.75%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 15 (14.85%) Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.93%) SAS Consultant
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Administrator
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.75%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (8.91%) XML
3 6 (5.94%) .NET
3 6 (5.94%) JSP
3 6 (5.94%) Servlets
3 6 (5.94%) Web Services
4 5 (4.95%) Middleware
4 5 (4.95%) SOAP
5 4 (3.96%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (3.96%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (3.96%) JSON
5 4 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.98%) HTML
6 2 (1.98%) LAMP
6 2 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.99%) CSS
7 1 (0.99%) J2EE
7 1 (0.99%) LDAP
7 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) DataPower
2 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.96%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.98%) Fintech
8 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.99%) PMI
8 1 (0.99%) Replication
8 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 56 (55.45%) Linux
2 54 (53.47%) Windows
3 13 (12.87%) AIX
4 12 (11.88%) HPUX
4 12 (11.88%) Solaris
5 11 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.97%) CentOS
7 2 (1.98%) Debian
7 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.61%) DevOps
2 32 (31.68%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (25.74%) Continuous Delivery
4 25 (24.75%) Customer Engagement
4 25 (24.75%) Microservices
4 25 (24.75%) Open Source
5 13 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (11.88%) ETL
7 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.90%) Data Management
8 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.92%) Migration
9 7 (6.93%) Analytics
9 7 (6.93%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (6.93%) Data Analytics
9 7 (6.93%) Decision-Making
9 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.93%) Statistics
9 7 (6.93%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) SQL
2 17 (16.83%) Java
3 13 (12.87%) Python
4 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
4 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
5 8 (7.92%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.92%) C#
6 6 (5.94%) Bourne shell
6 6 (5.94%) Korn
6 6 (5.94%) PHP
6 6 (5.94%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.94%) sed
7 4 (3.96%) Perl
7 4 (3.96%) Ruby
8 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.98%) Jython
9 2 (1.98%) R
9 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.98%) VBScript
10 1 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.75%) GCP
2 8 (7.92%) SLA
3 4 (3.96%) SEPA
4 1 (0.99%) GDPR
4 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) NFS
2 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.98%) Docker
4 2 (1.98%) Firmware
5 1 (0.99%) Samba
5 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (28.71%) Puppet
2 27 (26.73%) Ansible
2 27 (26.73%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (26.73%) Terraform
3 25 (24.75%) Consul
3 25 (24.75%) Rundeck
4 8 (7.92%) Tivoli
5 7 (6.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.98%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.98%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.99%) Cacti
8 1 (0.99%) Control-M
8 1 (0.99%) Grafana
8 1 (0.99%) Kibana
8 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.99%) Nagios
8 1 (0.99%) Nessus
8 1 (0.99%) Nmap
8 1 (0.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Oracle
2 28 (27.72%) Splunk
3 26 (25.74%) ServiceNow
4 25 (24.75%) Delphix
4 25 (24.75%) RedGate
5 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (10.89%) IBM
7 8 (7.92%) HP
7 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.93%) Hitachi
8 7 (6.93%) Hortonworks
9 5 (4.95%) EMC
9 5 (4.95%) Informatica
9 5 (4.95%) Remedy
9 5 (4.95%) VMware
10 4 (3.96%) NetApp
10 4 (3.96%) Sybase
11 3 (2.97%) Citrix
12 1 (0.99%) CA
12 1 (0.99%) Cisco