Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 136 263 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.96% 10.72% 8.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.60% 42.97% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 101 100
Glasgow median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,475
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,875
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.28% +5.59%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 382 612 561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 16.74% 24.94% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 213 306 309
Glasgow median annual salary £44,000 £41,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -2.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unix.

1 76 (55.88%) Linux
2 75 (55.15%) SQL
3 64 (47.06%) Java
4 57 (41.91%) Relational Database
5 56 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (38.24%) Oracle
7 44 (32.35%) Spring
8 43 (31.62%) Windows
9 39 (28.68%) OO
10 37 (27.21%) Finance
11 32 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 31 (22.79%) DB2
13 30 (22.06%) SOAP
13 30 (22.06%) XML
14 29 (21.32%) IBM
15 26 (19.12%) Shell Script
15 26 (19.12%) Perl
16 24 (17.65%) DevOps
17 23 (16.91%) Oracle Database
17 23 (16.91%) TDD
18 22 (16.18%) JavaScript
18 22 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (15.44%) SQL Server
20 20 (14.71%) RDBMS
20 20 (14.71%) SSL
20 20 (14.71%) Banking
20 20 (14.71%) Scrum
21 19 (13.97%) WebSphere
21 19 (13.97%) JSON
21 19 (13.97%) PHP

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 (13.97%) WebSphere
2 14 (10.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.62%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (5.88%) Oracle UPK
6 6 (4.41%) JBoss
7 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.94%) Apache
8 4 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.21%) CICS
9 3 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.47%) Drupal
10 2 (1.47%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.47%) SAS
11 1 (0.74%) Confluence
11 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.88%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (1.47%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.74%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) GitHub
3 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.71%) SSL
2 13 (9.56%) HTTP
3 10 (7.35%) DNS
3 10 (7.35%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.62%) IPsec
4 9 (6.62%) SMTP
5 6 (4.41%) SSH
6 4 (2.94%) Firewall
6 4 (2.94%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.94%) LDAP
7 3 (2.21%) Internet
8 2 (1.47%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.74%) SAN
9 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.91%) Relational Database
2 31 (22.79%) DB2
3 23 (16.91%) Oracle Database
4 21 (15.44%) SQL Server
5 20 (14.71%) RDBMS
6 18 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (11.76%) MySQL
9 13 (9.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (8.82%) NoSQL
11 9 (6.62%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 9 (6.62%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (6.62%) Redis
12 8 (5.88%) DB2 UDB
12 8 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (3.68%) KDB
13 5 (3.68%) Kdb+
14 4 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (2.21%) MS Access
15 3 (2.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.76%) Maven
3 13 (9.56%) Jenkins
4 12 (8.82%) Ant
4 12 (8.82%) Hudson
5 11 (8.09%) JUnit
6 9 (6.62%) PVCS
6 9 (6.62%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (5.88%) Gradle
8 7 (5.15%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.94%) GitLab
9 4 (2.94%) PHPUnit
9 4 (2.94%) Subversion
10 3 (2.21%) Concordion
10 3 (2.21%) JBehave
10 3 (2.21%) JIRA
11 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.47%) Mockito
11 2 (1.47%) PhpStorm
11 2 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 37 (27.21%) Finance
2 20 (14.71%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Front Office
4 5 (3.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.21%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 30 (22.06%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Consultant
6 10 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) JDE Consultant
7 9 (6.62%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Professional Services Consultant
9 7 (5.15%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.41%) DBA
10 6 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (3.68%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (3.68%) Technical Specialist
12 4 (2.94%) Information Specialist
13 3 (2.21%) Agile Developer
13 3 (2.21%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (32.35%) Spring
2 30 (22.06%) SOAP
2 30 (22.06%) XML
3 19 (13.97%) JSON
4 16 (11.76%) Web Services
5 13 (9.56%) AngularJS
5 13 (9.56%) Hibernate
6 12 (8.82%) Middleware
7 11 (8.09%) CSS
7 11 (8.09%) jQuery
7 11 (8.09%) RESTful
8 10 (7.35%) HTML
8 10 (7.35%) REST
9 9 (6.62%) J2EE
9 9 (6.62%) JMS
10 8 (5.88%) EDI
10 8 (5.88%) WebCenter
11 7 (5.15%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (4.41%) Node.js
12 6 (4.41%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.62%) AS400
3 7 (5.15%) Derivative
3 7 (5.15%) Equities
3 7 (5.15%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.15%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.21%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.21%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.21%) PKI
5 3 (2.21%) User Experience
6 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.47%) DataPower
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.74%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 76 (55.88%) Linux
2 43 (31.62%) Windows
3 17 (12.50%) AIX
4 9 (6.62%) Solaris
5 8 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.21%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.21%) Tru64
7 2 (1.47%) Android
7 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.47%) zOS
8 1 (0.74%) HPUX
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.68%) OO
3 24 (17.65%) DevOps
4 23 (16.91%) TDD
5 20 (14.71%) Scrum
6 19 (13.97%) SDLC
7 18 (13.24%) Open Source
8 16 (11.76%) Web Development
9 15 (11.03%) Multithreading
9 15 (11.03%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (10.29%) ETL
10 14 (10.29%) OOA/OOD
11 13 (9.56%) Infrastructure Management
11 13 (9.56%) ITIL
12 12 (8.82%) Data Modelling
12 12 (8.82%) Mentoring
13 11 (8.09%) Information Security
13 11 (8.09%) OOD
13 11 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (7.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.15%) SQL
2 64 (47.06%) Java
3 26 (19.12%) Perl
3 26 (19.12%) Shell Script
4 22 (16.18%) JavaScript
5 19 (13.97%) PHP
5 19 (13.97%) Python
6 18 (13.24%) PL/SQL
6 18 (13.24%) PowerShell
7 13 (9.56%) Bash Shell
8 9 (6.62%) C#
9 5 (3.68%) Korn
10 4 (2.94%) VB
11 3 (2.21%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.21%) C
11 3 (2.21%) C++
11 3 (2.21%) JCL
11 3 (2.21%) Ruby
11 3 (2.21%) VBScript
12 2 (1.47%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (9.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (5.15%) Degree
3 7 (5.15%) RHCE
4 2 (1.47%) CEH
4 2 (1.47%) CISSP
4 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.74%) CISM
5 1 (0.74%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) MiFID
2 6 (4.41%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (4.41%) EMIR
3 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.47%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.21%) Docker
2 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.47%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (1.47%) RACF
3 2 (1.47%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.74%) Firmware
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (9.56%) Nagios
2 10 (7.35%) Grafana
2 10 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.35%) Puppet
2 10 (7.35%) ZABBIX
3 8 (5.88%) CFEngine
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (3.68%) Data Guard
6 4 (2.94%) SCOM
7 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (1.47%) Ansible
8 2 (1.47%) Capistrano
8 2 (1.47%) zSecure
9 1 (0.74%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.74%) SCCM
9 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (38.24%) Oracle
2 29 (21.32%) IBM
3 16 (11.76%) Sybase
4 9 (6.62%) JD Edwards
4 9 (6.62%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (6.62%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.62%) Talend
5 8 (5.88%) Perforce
6 6 (4.41%) Informatica
6 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.68%) Splunk
8 4 (2.94%) VMware
9 3 (2.21%) BMC
9 3 (2.21%) CyberArk
9 3 (2.21%) F5
9 3 (2.21%) Vertica
10 2 (1.47%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.47%) CA
10 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.47%) ServiceNow