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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 20 36
Rank change year-on-year -21 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 66 134 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.62% 10.44% 6.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 39.41% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 42
Median salary £48,750 £45,125 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.03% +0.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,800 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 176 340 247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 17.65% 26.48% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 90 176 142
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 77 (63.11%) SQL
2 65 (53.28%) Relational Database
3 64 (52.46%) Java
4 52 (42.62%) Finance
5 51 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (32.79%) Spring
6 40 (32.79%) Oracle
7 39 (31.97%) Linux
8 37 (30.33%) XML
9 34 (27.87%) Banking
10 33 (27.05%) Shell Script
11 31 (25.41%) RDBMS
11 31 (25.41%) OO
11 31 (25.41%) Oracle Database
12 29 (23.77%) DB2
13 27 (22.13%) SOAP
14 26 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (18.85%) Windows
15 23 (18.85%) PL/SQL
15 23 (18.85%) Git (software)
16 22 (18.03%) Multithreading
17 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (17.21%) JSON
17 21 (17.21%) Scrum
17 21 (17.21%) OOA/OOD
18 20 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
19 19 (15.57%) Microservices
19 19 (15.57%) IBM
20 18 (14.75%) MicroStrategy
21 17 (13.93%) Oracle Database 10g

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 10 (8.20%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.74%) SAS
3 6 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (4.10%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.10%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.28%) GemFire
5 4 (3.28%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.46%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.64%) CICS
7 2 (1.64%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.10%) IaaS
3 5 (4.10%) PaaS
4 3 (2.46%) GitHub
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Firewall
2 5 (4.10%) Network Security
3 4 (3.28%) SSL
4 3 (2.46%) LDAP
4 3 (2.46%) SAN
5 2 (1.64%) DNS
5 2 (1.64%) HTTP
5 2 (1.64%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.64%) Internet
5 2 (1.64%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.64%) SSH
5 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (53.28%) Relational Database
2 31 (25.41%) Oracle Database
2 31 (25.41%) RDBMS
3 29 (23.77%) DB2
4 26 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (17.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (13.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (13.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 15 (12.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 6 (4.92%) Big Data
9 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
10 5 (4.10%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.10%) Flink
10 5 (4.10%) Hadoop
11 4 (3.28%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (3.28%) KDB
11 4 (3.28%) Kdb+
12 3 (2.46%) Data Mart
12 3 (2.46%) MS Access
12 3 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 23 (18.85%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.93%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.30%) PVCS
3 15 (12.30%) Talend Open Studio
4 14 (11.48%) Ant
4 14 (11.48%) Hudson
4 14 (11.48%) Maven
5 11 (9.02%) JUnit
6 9 (7.38%) Gradle
7 7 (5.74%) Subversion
8 6 (4.92%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.10%) Concordion
9 5 (4.10%) JBehave
10 2 (1.64%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.64%) Mockito
General
1 52 (42.62%) Finance
2 34 (27.87%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Back Office
4 4 (3.28%) Front Office
4 4 (3.28%) General Ledger
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (56.56%) Developer
2 40 (32.79%) Senior Developer
3 39 (31.97%) Java Developer
4 19 (15.57%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (14.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (12.30%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Security Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) IT Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Lead Java Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Technical Specialist
12 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 3 (2.46%) Oracle DBA
12 3 (2.46%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.79%) Spring
2 37 (30.33%) XML
3 27 (22.13%) SOAP
4 21 (17.21%) JSON
5 16 (13.11%) JMS
6 14 (11.48%) Protocol Buffers
7 10 (8.20%) Hibernate
8 9 (7.38%) J2EE
8 9 (7.38%) Web Services
9 7 (5.74%) Middleware
10 6 (4.92%) REST
10 6 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (4.10%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (4.10%) Java EE
11 5 (4.10%) Kafka
11 5 (4.10%) NumPy
11 5 (4.10%) SciPy
11 5 (4.10%) Servlets
12 4 (3.28%) ISPF
12 4 (3.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.02%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.20%) Derivative
4 9 (7.38%) OTC Derivatives
5 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.92%) Reference Data
6 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.10%) Fixed Income
6 5 (4.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (4.10%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.10%) PKI
7 4 (3.28%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.28%) User Experience
8 2 (1.64%) DataPower
8 2 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.82%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.97%) Linux
2 23 (18.85%) Windows
3 12 (9.84%) AIX
4 10 (8.20%) Solaris
5 7 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.28%) zOS
7 3 (2.46%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.41%) OO
3 22 (18.03%) Multithreading
4 21 (17.21%) OOA/OOD
4 21 (17.21%) Scrum
5 20 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (15.57%) Microservices
7 17 (13.93%) Data Modelling
8 15 (12.30%) ETL
8 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Management
8 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.48%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (10.66%) SOA
10 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.02%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (9.02%) SDLC
12 10 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (8.20%) Multithreaded Programming
13 9 (7.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.11%) SQL
2 64 (52.46%) Java
3 33 (27.05%) Shell Script
4 23 (18.85%) PL/SQL
5 17 (13.93%) Perl
6 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.92%) Ruby
7 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.10%) Python
8 4 (3.28%) Assembly Language
8 4 (3.28%) C#
8 4 (3.28%) CLIST
8 4 (3.28%) JCL
8 4 (3.28%) REXX
9 3 (2.46%) C++
9 3 (2.46%) VB
9 3 (2.46%) VBScript
10 2 (1.64%) PHP
11 1 (0.82%) C
11 1 (0.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.38%) Degree
3 2 (1.64%) HND
4 1 (0.82%) CEH
4 1 (0.82%) CISSP
4 1 (0.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) MiFID
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 4 (3.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (3.28%) EMIR
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) Docker
2 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.10%) Apache Flume
4 4 (3.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 4 (3.28%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.64%) Firmware
5 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.64%) RACF
5 2 (1.64%) RHEV
5 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (4.10%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.10%) Mesos
2 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.64%) zSecure
3 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (32.79%) Oracle
2 19 (15.57%) IBM
3 18 (14.75%) MicroStrategy
4 15 (12.30%) Talend
5 14 (11.48%) Sybase
6 9 (7.38%) Perforce
6 9 (7.38%) Splunk
7 8 (6.56%) Cisco
8 7 (5.74%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.92%) Sourcefire
10 5 (4.10%) SAP
11 4 (3.28%) CA
11 4 (3.28%) Google
11 4 (3.28%) VMware
12 3 (2.46%) Cognos
12 3 (2.46%) CyberArk
13 2 (1.64%) Twitter
13 2 (1.64%) Vertica
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