Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 45 22
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unix 179 134 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.75% 5.86% 10.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.00% 35.08% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 106 48 103
Glasgow median annual salary £50,450 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,000 £32,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,125 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 471 382 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 20.40% 16.72% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 320 213 315
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £27,975 £25,350 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £63,600
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Glasgow

Unix
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Unix in Glasgow

Unix
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unix.

1 101 (56.42%) Linux
2 91 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (48.04%) Java
4 75 (41.90%) SQL
5 71 (39.66%) Finance
6 51 (28.49%) Oracle
6 51 (28.49%) Python
7 37 (20.67%) TDD
8 36 (20.11%) Shell Script
8 36 (20.11%) DevOps
9 35 (19.55%) Spring
10 32 (17.88%) Jenkins
10 32 (17.88%) SDLC
11 31 (17.32%) Windows
11 31 (17.32%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (15.64%) OO
12 28 (15.64%) Maven
13 27 (15.08%) J2EE
14 26 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (14.53%) Banking
15 25 (13.97%) Sybase
16 24 (13.41%) Git (software)
16 24 (13.41%) Relational Database
17 23 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (12.85%) Hibernate
18 22 (12.29%) Degree
18 22 (12.29%) Test Automation
18 22 (12.29%) Bash Shell
19 21 (11.73%) JavaScript
20 19 (10.61%) Tomcat

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 19 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.50%) JBoss
3 16 (8.94%) Apache
4 11 (6.15%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (6.15%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.03%) iPlanet
6 6 (3.35%) CloudStack
6 6 (3.35%) IIS
6 6 (3.35%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.23%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Qpid
11 1 (0.56%) Confluence
11 1 (0.56%) Drupal
11 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.68%) LongView
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.56%) Magento
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.23%) IaaS
3 4 (2.23%) PaaS
3 4 (2.23%) SaaS
4 3 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.68%) GitHub
5 2 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.70%) Firewall
1 12 (6.70%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.47%) SAN
3 5 (2.79%) LAN
3 5 (2.79%) SSL
4 4 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.23%) Internet
4 4 (2.23%) Network Security
4 4 (2.23%) WAN
5 3 (1.68%) HTTP
5 3 (1.68%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.68%) SSH
6 2 (1.12%) DNS
6 2 (1.12%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.12%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.12%) VLAN
6 2 (1.12%) VPN
7 1 (0.56%) DHCP
7 1 (0.56%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.41%) Relational Database
2 15 (8.38%) DB2
2 15 (8.38%) RDBMS
2 15 (8.38%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.26%) MarkLogic
3 13 (7.26%) Sybase ASE
4 9 (5.03%) KDB
5 8 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.47%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.91%) Big Data
7 6 (3.35%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.79%) MySQL
8 5 (2.79%) Qlik Sense
8 5 (2.79%) QlikView
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.68%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 32 (17.88%) Jenkins
2 28 (15.64%) Maven
3 24 (13.41%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.15%) Subversion
5 10 (5.59%) JUnit
6 8 (4.47%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.47%) Selenium
7 5 (2.79%) Hudson
7 5 (2.79%) JIRA
7 5 (2.79%) Mockito
8 4 (2.23%) Ant
8 4 (2.23%) JBehave
8 4 (2.23%) Spock
8 4 (2.23%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.68%) CircleCI
9 3 (1.68%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.12%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (39.66%) Finance
2 26 (14.53%) Banking
3 13 (7.26%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.47%) Law
5 2 (1.12%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (31.28%) Developer
2 37 (20.67%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (12.85%) Analyst
5 16 (8.94%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.70%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.15%) Senior DevOps
7 11 (6.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.15%) Unix Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (5.59%) Python Developer
8 10 (5.59%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Build Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Migration Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.47%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Java Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Python Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.55%) Spring
2 27 (15.08%) J2EE
3 23 (12.85%) Hibernate
4 19 (10.61%) JMS
5 16 (8.94%) AngularJS
5 16 (8.94%) Web Services
6 13 (7.26%) Apache Flex
7 12 (6.70%) Middleware
7 12 (6.70%) XML
8 8 (4.47%) HTML
8 8 (4.47%) JSP
8 8 (4.47%) React
9 6 (3.35%) jQuery
9 6 (3.35%) Servlets
9 6 (3.35%) SOAP
10 5 (2.79%) REST
11 4 (2.23%) HTML5
11 4 (2.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (1.68%) JSON
12 3 (1.68%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.38%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.59%) Clustering
5 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.35%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.79%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.23%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.68%) DataPower
8 3 (1.68%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.12%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.12%) Derivative
9 2 (1.12%) Equities
9 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.12%) PKI
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 2 (1.12%) User Experience
9 2 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.56%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 101 (56.42%) Linux
2 31 (17.32%) Windows
3 17 (9.50%) AIX
4 16 (8.94%) Solaris
5 12 (6.70%) HPUX
6 10 (5.59%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.12%) OpenVMS
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.56%) Tru64
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (20.67%) TDD
3 36 (20.11%) DevOps
4 32 (17.88%) SDLC
5 31 (17.32%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (15.64%) OO
7 22 (12.29%) Test Automation
8 18 (10.06%) Analytics
8 18 (10.06%) Data Modelling
8 18 (10.06%) Service Management
9 17 (9.50%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (8.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 15 (8.38%) Scrum
11 14 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (7.82%) Load Balancing
11 14 (7.82%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.82%) Open Source
11 14 (7.82%) Security Management
12 13 (7.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (48.04%) Java
2 75 (41.90%) SQL
3 51 (28.49%) Python
4 36 (20.11%) Shell Script
5 22 (12.29%) Bash Shell
6 21 (11.73%) JavaScript
7 14 (7.82%) Ruby
8 13 (7.26%) Perl
8 13 (7.26%) XQuery
9 11 (6.15%) C++
10 10 (5.59%) PL/SQL
11 9 (5.03%) C#
12 8 (4.47%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.35%) Bourne shell
13 6 (3.35%) Java 8
13 6 (3.35%) Korn
13 6 (3.35%) sed
14 3 (1.68%) Clojure
15 2 (1.12%) CLIST
15 2 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (12.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.12%) ISEB
2 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.56%) CEH
3 1 (0.56%) CISSP
3 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.56%) SANS
3 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.38%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.56%) EMIR
3 1 (0.56%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.03%) KVM
3 9 (5.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (4.47%) vSphere
5 6 (3.35%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.35%) Xen
5 6 (3.35%) XenServer
6 4 (2.23%) RACF
7 2 (1.12%) Docker
7 2 (1.12%) HDFS
7 2 (1.12%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (1.12%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (1.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.56%) NFS
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (7.82%) Puppet
2 13 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.15%) Ansible
4 8 (4.47%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.35%) Cobbler
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.12%) Rancher
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.56%) Control-M
8 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.56%) Malwarebytes
8 1 (0.56%) Marathon
8 1 (0.56%) Mesos
8 1 (0.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 51 (28.49%) Oracle
2 25 (13.97%) Sybase
3 17 (9.50%) IBM
4 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.82%) VMware
6 13 (7.26%) Cognizant
7 9 (5.03%) PlateSpin
7 9 (5.03%) Sun
7 9 (5.03%) Veritas
8 8 (4.47%) Informatica
9 6 (3.35%) Cisco
9 6 (3.35%) EnterpriseDB
9 6 (3.35%) HP
9 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.79%) Cognos
10 5 (2.79%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.79%) Vertica
11 4 (2.23%) CA
11 4 (2.23%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.23%) TIBCO