Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 32 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 146 114 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.36% 6.07% 10.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.96% 31.32% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 61 115
Glasgow median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,550 £33,750 £32,050
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +1.80%

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 395 364 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.22% 19.39% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 256 221 381
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £39,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.82% +3.75% +6.67%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 97 (66.44%) Linux
2 58 (39.73%) Oracle
3 55 (37.67%) Java
4 51 (34.93%) SQL
5 46 (31.51%) Windows
6 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (29.45%) Finance
8 30 (20.55%) Solaris
8 30 (20.55%) Python
9 29 (19.86%) AIX
10 27 (18.49%) Shell Script
11 26 (17.81%) SQL Server
12 23 (15.75%) Banking
13 22 (15.07%) Service Management
14 20 (13.70%) C++
15 19 (13.01%) SDLC
16 18 (12.33%) WebLogic
16 18 (12.33%) Middleware
16 18 (12.33%) ITSM
17 17 (11.64%) Firewall
17 17 (11.64%) VMware
17 17 (11.64%) Software Engineering
17 17 (11.64%) Perl
17 17 (11.64%) J2EE
17 17 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
18 16 (10.96%) Jenkins
18 16 (10.96%) Windows Server
18 16 (10.96%) ITIL
18 16 (10.96%) IBM

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 18 (12.33%) WebLogic
2 14 (9.59%) WebSphere
3 13 (8.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 13 (8.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (8.22%) JBoss
5 11 (7.53%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.16%) Apache
6 9 (6.16%) iPlanet
7 6 (4.11%) Apache Spark
7 6 (4.11%) Confluence
7 6 (4.11%) IIS
7 6 (4.11%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.11%) Skype for Business
7 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Portal
8 5 (3.42%) Drupal
8 5 (3.42%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (3.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.74%) CloudStack
9 4 (2.74%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.74%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (3.42%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 5 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.74%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.11%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.11%) Office 365
3 4 (2.74%) OpenShift
3 4 (2.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.64%) Firewall
2 13 (8.90%) HTTP
3 12 (8.22%) TCP/IP
4 11 (7.53%) SSL
5 8 (5.48%) HTTPS
5 8 (5.48%) Internet
6 7 (4.79%) DNS
6 7 (4.79%) VLAN
7 6 (4.11%) DHCP
7 6 (4.11%) VPN
7 6 (4.11%) Wireless
8 3 (2.05%) SSH
9 1 (0.68%) FTP
9 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.68%) LAN
9 1 (0.68%) Network Security
9 1 (0.68%) SAN
9 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.22%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (5.48%) DB2
5 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.42%) Big Data
8 4 (2.74%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (2.74%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.22%) JIRA
3 9 (6.16%) Bitbucket
4 6 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.11%) JUnit
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.74%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.74%) Maven
5 4 (2.74%) Mockito
5 4 (2.74%) Toad
6 3 (2.05%) Ant
6 3 (2.05%) Gradle
6 3 (2.05%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.05%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.37%) Hudson
7 2 (1.37%) PVCS
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) Flyway
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 43 (29.45%) Finance
2 23 (15.75%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Advertising
3 6 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.37%) Legal
4 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (24.66%) Developer
2 27 (18.49%) Analyst
3 16 (10.96%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (10.96%) Unix Engineer
4 14 (9.59%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.53%) Applications Support
6 10 (6.85%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (6.85%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.16%) Build Engineer
7 9 (6.16%) Migration Engineer
7 9 (6.16%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.48%) Java Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) C++ Developer
9 7 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Applications Support
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Support Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.33%) Middleware
2 17 (11.64%) J2EE
3 14 (9.59%) XML
4 12 (8.22%) Spring
5 11 (7.53%) .NET
6 7 (4.79%) JSON
7 6 (4.11%) HTML
8 5 (3.42%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.42%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (3.42%) Web Services
9 4 (2.74%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.74%) CSS
9 4 (2.74%) EDI
9 4 (2.74%) SOAP
9 4 (2.74%) Swing
9 4 (2.74%) WebCenter
10 3 (2.05%) HTML5
11 2 (1.37%) JMS
11 2 (1.37%) LAMP
11 2 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.16%) Clustering
3 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.79%) DataPower
5 6 (4.11%) iPhone
6 4 (2.74%) AS400
6 4 (2.74%) Derivative
6 4 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.74%) Replication
7 3 (2.05%) Equities
7 3 (2.05%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.37%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (66.44%) Linux
2 46 (31.51%) Windows
3 30 (20.55%) Solaris
4 29 (19.86%) AIX
5 16 (10.96%) Windows Server
6 13 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.16%) HPUX
8 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.11%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.11%) Windows Phone
9 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.05%) Android
12 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.37%) zOS
13 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.07%) Service Management
3 19 (13.01%) SDLC
4 18 (12.33%) ITSM
5 17 (11.64%) Software Engineering
6 16 (10.96%) ITIL
6 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
6 16 (10.96%) TDD
7 15 (10.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (10.27%) Scrum
8 13 (8.90%) High Availability
8 13 (8.90%) OO
9 11 (7.53%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (7.53%) DevOps
9 11 (7.53%) Multithreading
10 10 (6.85%) Data Analysis
10 10 (6.85%) Investment Management
10 10 (6.85%) Migration
10 10 (6.85%) Runbook
11 9 (6.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.67%) Java
2 51 (34.93%) SQL
3 30 (20.55%) Python
4 27 (18.49%) Shell Script
5 20 (13.70%) C++
6 17 (11.64%) Perl
7 16 (10.96%) Ruby
8 15 (10.27%) PowerShell
9 13 (8.90%) Bash Shell
10 12 (8.22%) JavaScript
11 10 (6.85%) PL/SQL
12 8 (5.48%) C#
12 8 (5.48%) PHP
13 5 (3.42%) C
13 5 (3.42%) Scala
14 3 (2.05%) Clojure
14 3 (2.05%) PHP 7
14 3 (2.05%) Smalltalk
15 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (6.16%) Degree
2 6 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.68%) CISSP
4 1 (0.68%) GCIH
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 9 (6.16%) SLA
3 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.37%) EMIR
3 2 (1.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (11.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.85%) vSphere
3 9 (6.16%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.16%) KVM
3 9 (6.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (4.79%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.11%) Apache Flume
5 6 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.74%) Xen
6 4 (2.74%) XenServer
7 2 (1.37%) Docker
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) Ansible
1 10 (6.85%) Nagios
1 10 (6.85%) Puppet
2 6 (4.11%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.11%) Malwarebytes
2 6 (4.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (4.11%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.42%) Cobbler
3 5 (3.42%) SCOM
4 4 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.05%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.37%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.68%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 58 (39.73%) Oracle
2 17 (11.64%) VMware
3 16 (10.96%) IBM
4 10 (6.85%) BMC
5 9 (6.16%) AppDynamics
5 9 (6.16%) Cognizant
5 9 (6.16%) PlateSpin
5 9 (6.16%) Sun
5 9 (6.16%) Veritas
6 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.48%) Sybase
7 6 (4.11%) Apple
7 6 (4.11%) Avaya
7 6 (4.11%) Cisco
7 6 (4.11%) Dell
7 6 (4.11%) Palo Alto
7 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.11%) Sophos
7 6 (4.11%) Symantec
8 5 (3.42%) JD Edwards