Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 36 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 145 150 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.87% 6.55% 6.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.52% 37.88% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 104 82 72
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -12.43% +8.82%
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,525 £34,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,875 £57,500
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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 460 396 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 21.80% 17.30% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 317 253 251
Glasgow median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,150 £29,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 79 (54.48%) Linux
2 62 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.31%) Java
4 55 (37.93%) SQL
5 51 (35.17%) Finance
6 45 (31.03%) Windows
7 37 (25.52%) Oracle
8 32 (22.07%) Python
9 25 (17.24%) Shell Script
9 25 (17.24%) TDD
9 25 (17.24%) DevOps
10 24 (16.55%) Jenkins
10 24 (16.55%) Git (software)
10 24 (16.55%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (16.55%) Bash Shell
11 23 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (14.48%) Open Source
12 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (13.79%) Degree
14 19 (13.10%) Spring
14 19 (13.10%) JavaScript
14 19 (13.10%) Oracle Database
15 18 (12.41%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (12.41%) Maven
15 18 (12.41%) Banking
15 18 (12.41%) Hibernate
16 17 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (11.03%) Test Automation
17 16 (11.03%) SDLC

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 14 (9.66%) Apache
2 10 (6.90%) JBoss
2 10 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.83%) IIS
4 4 (2.76%) CloudStack
4 4 (2.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.07%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.69%) Drupal
7 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.55%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (2.07%) PaaS
5 2 (1.38%) Apigee
5 2 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.38%) Serverless
6 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.69%) GitHub
6 1 (0.69%) Office 365
6 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) DNS
1 7 (4.83%) SSL
1 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.76%) SSH
3 3 (2.07%) DHCP
3 3 (2.07%) HTTP
3 3 (2.07%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.07%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.07%) SAN
4 2 (1.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.38%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.38%) Network Security
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.69%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) VLAN
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (8.28%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.59%) MarkLogic
5 11 (7.59%) Sybase ASE
6 10 (6.90%) MySQL
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (5.52%) Big Data
9 7 (4.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (4.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (4.14%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.76%) DB2
13 3 (2.07%) Apache Hive
13 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.07%) HBase
Development Applications
1 24 (16.55%) Git (software)
1 24 (16.55%) Jenkins
2 18 (12.41%) Maven
3 12 (8.28%) Subversion
4 7 (4.83%) CircleCI
4 7 (4.83%) CruiseControl
5 5 (3.45%) Selenium
6 4 (2.76%) Ant
6 4 (2.76%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.76%) JUnit
6 4 (2.76%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.07%) Hudson
8 2 (1.38%) Appium
8 2 (1.38%) FindBugs
8 2 (1.38%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.38%) RubyMine
8 2 (1.38%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (35.17%) Finance
2 18 (12.41%) Banking
3 6 (4.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Law
4 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.07%) Billing
6 2 (1.38%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Front Office
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (28.97%) Developer
2 22 (15.17%) Java Developer
3 16 (11.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (9.66%) DBA
4 14 (9.66%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (7.59%) Analyst
6 10 (6.90%) Administrator
6 10 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 9 (6.21%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 7 (4.83%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.14%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (4.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
10 5 (3.45%) Platform Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Python Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.10%) Spring
2 18 (12.41%) Hibernate
3 14 (9.66%) J2EE
4 13 (8.97%) JMS
5 12 (8.28%) Web Services
6 11 (7.59%) Apache Flex
7 10 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 8 (5.52%) XML
9 7 (4.83%) JSP
9 7 (4.83%) Servlets
10 5 (3.45%) SOAP
11 4 (2.76%) REST
11 4 (2.76%) RESTful
12 3 (2.07%) CSS
12 3 (2.07%) Middleware
12 3 (2.07%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (1.38%) JDBC
13 2 (1.38%) JSON
13 2 (1.38%) Spring MVC
13 2 (1.38%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.76%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (2.76%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.76%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.07%) Replication
6 2 (1.38%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.38%) Clustering
6 2 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) AS400
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) DataPower
7 1 (0.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 79 (54.48%) Linux
2 45 (31.03%) Windows
3 16 (11.03%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.14%) Solaris
6 4 (2.76%) AIX
7 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.38%) SUSE
8 2 (1.38%) Tru64
9 1 (0.69%) Android
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) HPUX
9 1 (0.69%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.24%) DevOps
2 25 (17.24%) TDD
3 23 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (14.48%) Open Source
5 18 (12.41%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (11.03%) SDLC
7 16 (11.03%) Test Automation
8 15 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (9.66%) High Availability
9 14 (9.66%) OO
9 14 (9.66%) Scrum
10 13 (8.97%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.97%) ITIL
10 13 (8.97%) Service Management
11 12 (8.28%) Analytics
11 12 (8.28%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.90%) Configuration Management
13 9 (6.21%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.31%) Java
2 55 (37.93%) SQL
3 32 (22.07%) Python
4 25 (17.24%) Shell Script
5 24 (16.55%) Bash Shell
6 19 (13.10%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.66%) Perl
8 11 (7.59%) PL/SQL
8 11 (7.59%) XQuery
9 8 (5.52%) Ruby
10 7 (4.83%) Bourne shell
10 7 (4.83%) Korn
10 7 (4.83%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.14%) Scala
11 6 (4.14%) sed
12 4 (2.76%) C#
13 2 (1.38%) C++
13 2 (1.38%) Java 8
13 2 (1.38%) PHP
13 2 (1.38%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.38%) ISEB
3 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.59%) SLA
2 5 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (3.45%) NFS
3 5 (3.45%) vSphere
4 4 (2.76%) Xen
4 4 (2.76%) XenServer
5 3 (2.07%) HDFS
5 3 (2.07%) RACF
5 3 (2.07%) Samba
6 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.69%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.69%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) Data Guard
1 12 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (8.28%) Puppet
2 10 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
3 8 (5.52%) Ansible
4 5 (3.45%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.76%) Cobbler
5 4 (2.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.38%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.69%) Malwarebytes
7 1 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (25.52%) Oracle
2 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.59%) Sybase
4 10 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.83%) New Relic
6 6 (4.14%) IBM
7 4 (2.76%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.76%) EnterpriseDB
8 3 (2.07%) Avaloq
8 3 (2.07%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.07%) Dell
8 3 (2.07%) Informatica
8 3 (2.07%) SAP
9 2 (1.38%) CA
9 2 (1.38%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.38%) F5
9 2 (1.38%) HP
9 2 (1.38%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.38%) VMware