Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 42 41
Rank change year-on-year -13 -1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unix 91 160 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.78% 6.56% 6.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.93% 36.36% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 74 49
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £50,450 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.76% +0.90% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,075 £34,400
90th Percentile £74,250 £68,750 £69,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.61% +2.22% -

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 365 440 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.17% 18.05% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 223 283 195
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £29,200 £27,500 £26,550
90th Percentile £69,150 £67,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,469 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.17% - -2.44%

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unix.

1 48 (52.75%) Linux
2 34 (37.36%) Java
2 34 (37.36%) Oracle
3 31 (34.07%) SQL
4 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (31.87%) Finance
6 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
7 21 (23.08%) Python
8 20 (21.98%) ETL
9 18 (19.78%) Shell Script
9 18 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (17.58%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (16.48%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 15 (16.48%) TDD
11 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
12 14 (15.38%) Information Security
12 14 (15.38%) PL/SQL
12 14 (15.38%) MySQL
12 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
12 14 (15.38%) MariaDB
13 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (13.19%) Spring
14 12 (13.19%) WebSphere
14 12 (13.19%) IBM
14 12 (13.19%) SDLC
14 12 (13.19%) DevOps
15 11 (12.09%) TypeScript
15 11 (12.09%) Ab Initio
15 11 (12.09%) WebSphere Application Server

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 12 (13.19%) WebSphere
2 11 (12.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.40%) CloudStack
4 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.30%) Apache
5 3 (3.30%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.30%) IIS
6 2 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.10%) Confluence
7 1 (1.10%) JBoss
7 1 (1.10%) Jetty
7 1 (1.10%) nginx
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.49%) SaaS
4 3 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.30%) Office 365
4 3 (3.30%) Serverless
5 1 (1.10%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) Internet
2 4 (4.40%) Network Security
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Firepower
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) SSL
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
4 2 (2.20%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.38%) MariaDB
2 14 (15.38%) MySQL
2 14 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.79%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.49%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.30%) Ingres
7 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.20%) OLAP
8 2 (2.20%) OLTP
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (2.20%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.49%) Maven
3 5 (5.49%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (4.40%) Gradle
4 4 (4.40%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.30%) Ant
5 3 (3.30%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.20%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.20%) JMeter
6 2 (2.20%) JUnit
6 2 (2.20%) Selenium
6 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.10%) JIRA
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (31.87%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Financial Institution
3 8 (8.79%) Banking
4 2 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.10%) International Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Developer
2 11 (12.09%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.99%) Architect
4 8 (8.79%) Security Architect
5 7 (7.69%) Backend Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.59%) DBA
6 6 (6.59%) ETL Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.59%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.40%) Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) Spring
2 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
3 8 (8.79%) React
4 7 (7.69%) Middleware
5 6 (6.59%) J2EE
6 5 (5.49%) HTML
6 5 (5.49%) Web Services
7 4 (4.40%) CSS
7 4 (4.40%) CSS3
7 4 (4.40%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.40%) HTML5
7 4 (4.40%) Spring MVC
8 3 (3.30%) Java EE
8 3 (3.30%) RESTful
8 3 (3.30%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.20%) Apache Flex
9 2 (2.20%) JDBC
9 2 (2.20%) JSON
9 2 (2.20%) Node.js
9 2 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Internet of Things
3 8 (8.79%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.10%) DataPower
6 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.75%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.40%) AIX
5 4 (4.40%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Android
6 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.98%) ETL
3 18 (19.78%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (17.58%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (16.48%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 15 (16.48%) TDD
6 14 (15.38%) Information Security
7 12 (13.19%) DevOps
7 12 (13.19%) SDLC
8 10 (10.99%) Code Optimisation
8 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
8 10 (10.99%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.89%) Scrum
10 8 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineering
10 8 (8.79%) Web Development
11 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
11 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.36%) Java
2 31 (34.07%) SQL
3 21 (23.08%) Python
4 18 (19.78%) Shell Script
5 15 (16.48%) Bash Shell
6 14 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 11 (12.09%) TypeScript
9 10 (10.99%) Scala
10 9 (9.89%) Perl
10 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
11 8 (8.79%) PHP
12 7 (7.69%) Ruby
13 4 (4.40%) C
14 3 (3.30%) Java 8
15 2 (2.20%) Go
15 2 (2.20%) R
15 2 (2.20%) XQuery
16 1 (1.10%) C++
16 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) PhD
2 4 (4.40%) Degree
3 3 (3.30%) CCNP
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.30%) HND
3 3 (3.30%) MCSE
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) SEPA
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 4 (4.40%) vSphere
1 4 (4.40%) Xen
2 3 (3.30%) Docker
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.10%) HDFS
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.59%) Puppet
3 4 (4.40%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.30%) Ansible
4 3 (3.30%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.30%) Terraform
4 3 (3.30%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (37.36%) Oracle
2 12 (13.19%) IBM
3 11 (12.09%) Ab Initio
4 5 (5.49%) Informatica
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.40%) SAP
6 3 (3.30%) AppDynamics
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco
6 3 (3.30%) CommVault
6 3 (3.30%) Google
6 3 (3.30%) Lotus
6 3 (3.30%) NetApp
7 2 (2.20%) Cognizant
7 2 (2.20%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.20%) Splunk
7 2 (2.20%) Sybase
7 2 (2.20%) VMware
8 1 (1.10%) EnterpriseDB