Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 65 77
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -47
Permanent jobs citing Unix 107 96 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.32% 3.53% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.02% 17.20% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 51
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £38,000 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,375 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%

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 509 558 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.57% 20.54% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 341 356 326
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% -6.02% +3.75%

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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 61 (57.01%) Linux
2 56 (52.34%) DevOps
3 49 (45.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (43.93%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (43.93%) Windows
5 45 (42.06%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (34.58%) Python
6 37 (34.58%) Finance
7 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 33 (30.84%) Jenkins
9 31 (28.97%) Puppet
9 31 (28.97%) SQL Server
10 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
10 30 (28.04%) Opscode Chef
11 29 (27.10%) Ansible
11 29 (27.10%) PowerShell
12 28 (26.17%) C#
13 26 (24.30%) Subversion
13 26 (24.30%) Git (software)
13 26 (24.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 26 (24.30%) JIRA
13 26 (24.30%) RedGate
13 26 (24.30%) Splunk
13 26 (24.30%) Customer Engagement
13 26 (24.30%) Open Source
13 26 (24.30%) ServiceNow
13 26 (24.30%) Octopus Deploy
13 26 (24.30%) Microservices
13 26 (24.30%) Google Cloud Platform
13 26 (24.30%) Continuous Delivery

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 4 (3.74%) Apache
1 4 (3.74%) JBoss
1 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.93%) PowerExchange
2 1 (0.93%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 45 (42.06%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (24.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (6.54%) Office 365
5 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.87%) GitHub
7 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) SAN
2 6 (5.61%) VoIP
3 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.80%) Internet
5 2 (1.87%) DMZ
5 2 (1.87%) Firewall
5 2 (1.87%) LAN
5 2 (1.87%) SSL
5 2 (1.87%) WAN
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.93%) DNS
6 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.93%) SMTP
6 1 (0.93%) SSH
6 1 (0.93%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.97%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.02%) MySQL
3 11 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.67%) GIS
6 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) DataStage
7 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.93%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.93%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 49 (45.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (30.84%) Jenkins
3 26 (24.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 26 (24.30%) Git (software)
3 26 (24.30%) GoCD
3 26 (24.30%) IBM UrbanCode
3 26 (24.30%) JIRA
3 26 (24.30%) Octopus Deploy
3 26 (24.30%) Subversion
4 25 (23.36%) Selenium
4 25 (23.36%) SpecFlow
5 24 (22.43%) Visual Studio
6 23 (21.50%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (5.61%) Vagrant
8 5 (4.67%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.93%) Ant
9 1 (0.93%) ER Studio
9 1 (0.93%) ERwin
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 37 (34.58%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (47.66%) Senior DevOps
2 31 (28.97%) Developer
3 27 (25.23%) Consultant
4 26 (24.30%) DevOps Consultant
4 26 (24.30%) Senior Consultant
4 26 (24.30%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 26 (24.30%) Software Developer
5 24 (22.43%) Senior Developer
6 23 (21.50%) DevOps Developer
6 23 (21.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 15 (14.02%) .NET Developer
7 15 (14.02%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (13.08%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (13.08%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 14 (13.08%) Technical Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Applications Support
10 8 (7.48%) Administrator
11 6 (5.61%) Analyst
11 6 (5.61%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.61%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.30%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (23.36%) .NET
3 5 (4.67%) CSS
3 5 (4.67%) Django
3 5 (4.67%) HTML
4 4 (3.74%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.80%) Middleware
5 3 (2.80%) React
6 1 (0.93%) LDAP
6 1 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Clustering
1 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
2 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 61 (57.01%) Linux
2 47 (43.93%) Windows
3 7 (6.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.74%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.80%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.87%) CentOS
8 2 (1.87%) Debian
8 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.87%) zOS
9 1 (0.93%) AIX
9 1 (0.93%) SmartOS
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (52.34%) DevOps
2 47 (43.93%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (24.30%) Continuous Delivery
3 26 (24.30%) Customer Engagement
3 26 (24.30%) Microservices
3 26 (24.30%) Open Source
4 24 (22.43%) Release Management
5 23 (21.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 22 (20.56%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (13.08%) Decision-Making
8 11 (10.28%) Problem Management
9 8 (7.48%) ITIL
9 8 (7.48%) People Management
10 6 (5.61%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.61%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.61%) Service Management
10 6 (5.61%) Workload Management
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Leadership
11 5 (4.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.58%) Python
2 29 (27.10%) PowerShell
3 28 (26.17%) C#
4 14 (13.08%) Bash Shell
4 14 (13.08%) Perl
5 13 (12.15%) SQL
6 11 (10.28%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.48%) PHP
8 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.74%) Ruby
10 3 (2.80%) Java
11 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.93%) C-shell
12 1 (0.93%) Groovy
12 1 (0.93%) Korn
12 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) MCSA
2 4 (3.74%) MCSE
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Docker
2 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.87%) vSphere
4 1 (0.93%) NFS
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (28.97%) Puppet
2 30 (28.04%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (27.10%) Ansible
4 26 (24.30%) Consul
4 26 (24.30%) Rundeck
4 26 (24.30%) Terraform
5 4 (3.74%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.93%) Grafana
7 1 (0.93%) Graphite
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.93%) Packer
7 1 (0.93%) TADDM
7 1 (0.93%) vMotion
7 1 (0.93%) vRealize
7 1 (0.93%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) Delphix
2 26 (24.30%) RedGate
2 26 (24.30%) ServiceNow
2 26 (24.30%) Splunk
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle
4 6 (5.61%) Intel
4 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.61%) VMware
5 5 (4.67%) Fiserv
5 5 (4.67%) IBM
6 4 (3.74%) Veritas
7 2 (1.87%) Cisco
7 2 (1.87%) EMC
8 1 (0.93%) CA
8 1 (0.93%) Informatica
8 1 (0.93%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) Sun
8 1 (0.93%) Teradata