Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 30 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 141 164 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.15% 7.63% 10.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.15% 35.27% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 120
Glasgow median annual salary £43,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.34% +14.12% +1.19%
10th Percentile £33,600 £36,925 £31,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 390 465 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.00% 21.63% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 249 264 367
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,525 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £58,025 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 84 (59.57%) Linux
2 62 (43.97%) Windows
3 53 (37.59%) Java
4 52 (36.88%) Oracle
5 39 (27.66%) SQL
6 36 (25.53%) Finance
6 36 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
7 29 (20.57%) Relational Database
8 27 (19.15%) IBM
9 26 (18.44%) PowerShell
10 24 (17.02%) SSL
11 23 (16.31%) DB2
11 23 (16.31%) Python
12 22 (15.60%) ITIL
12 22 (15.60%) WebSphere Application Server
12 22 (15.60%) Perl
12 22 (15.60%) WebSphere
12 22 (15.60%) DevOps
13 21 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (14.89%) TDD
13 21 (14.89%) Spring
14 20 (14.18%) OO
14 20 (14.18%) SDLC
15 18 (12.77%) JavaScript
15 18 (12.77%) AIX
15 18 (12.77%) Nagios
16 17 (12.06%) PHP
16 17 (12.06%) DNS
16 17 (12.06%) Mentoring

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 22 (15.60%) WebSphere
1 22 (15.60%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (9.93%) Oracle Application Server
2 14 (9.93%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.22%) Oracle UPK
4 9 (6.38%) JBoss
5 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.26%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.55%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.84%) Apache
7 4 (2.84%) Confluence
8 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.71%) CICS
10 1 (0.71%) Drupal
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.71%) SAS
10 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 14 (9.93%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (2.84%) Adaptiv
3 2 (1.42%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.71%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Office 365
3 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.02%) SSL
2 17 (12.06%) DNS
3 15 (10.64%) HTTP
4 12 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.38%) IPsec
5 9 (6.38%) SMTP
6 8 (5.67%) HTTPS
7 7 (4.96%) Firewall
7 7 (4.96%) VLAN
8 6 (4.26%) DHCP
8 6 (4.26%) Internet
8 6 (4.26%) SSH
8 6 (4.26%) VPN
8 6 (4.26%) Wireless
9 1 (0.71%) FTP
9 1 (0.71%) LAN
9 1 (0.71%) LDAP
9 1 (0.71%) SAN
9 1 (0.71%) WAN
9 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.57%) Relational Database
1 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.31%) DB2
3 13 (9.22%) DB2 UDB
3 13 (9.22%) MySQL
3 13 (9.22%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 10 (7.09%) RDBMS
6 9 (6.38%) Redis
7 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (3.55%) Big Data
10 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.13%) KDB
11 3 (2.13%) Kdb+
12 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.09%) JIRA
3 9 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.55%) Maven
6 4 (2.84%) GitLab
6 4 (2.84%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.84%) Toad
7 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.13%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.42%) JUnit
8 2 (1.42%) PhpStorm
8 2 (1.42%) PVCS
8 2 (1.42%) Selenium
8 2 (1.42%) Subversion
9 1 (0.71%) Ant
9 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.71%) JMeter
9 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Banking
3 4 (2.84%) Prime Brokerage
4 2 (1.42%) Advertising
4 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Law
4 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 42 (29.79%) Developer
2 19 (13.48%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.06%) Consultant
4 16 (11.35%) Analyst
5 15 (10.64%) JDE Consultant
6 13 (9.22%) Professional Services Consultant
7 12 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Administrator
8 8 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.26%) C++ Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Technical Leader
10 6 (4.26%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (4.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.89%) Spring
2 16 (11.35%) SOAP
3 13 (9.22%) EDI
3 13 (9.22%) WebCenter
4 12 (8.51%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.80%) Web Services
6 10 (7.09%) J2EE
7 9 (6.38%) HTML
8 8 (5.67%) Middleware
9 7 (4.96%) CSS
9 7 (4.96%) jQuery
9 7 (4.96%) JSON
9 7 (4.96%) REST
10 6 (4.26%) .NET
10 6 (4.26%) Node.js
10 6 (4.26%) RESTful
11 5 (3.55%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.55%) Spring Security
11 5 (3.55%) XML
12 4 (2.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.93%) AS400
3 9 (6.38%) Equities
4 8 (5.67%) Mainframe
5 6 (4.26%) iPhone
6 5 (3.55%) DataPower
7 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.42%) User Experience
9 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 84 (59.57%) Linux
2 62 (43.97%) Windows
3 18 (12.77%) AIX
4 16 (11.35%) Solaris
5 12 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Phone
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.13%) Android
9 3 (2.13%) Tru64
10 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.60%) DevOps
2 22 (15.60%) ITIL
3 21 (14.89%) TDD
4 20 (14.18%) OO
4 20 (14.18%) SDLC
5 17 (12.06%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.64%) Open Source
6 15 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.64%) Web Development
7 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.80%) Scrum
8 10 (7.09%) Information Security
8 10 (7.09%) ITSM
8 10 (7.09%) Service Management
9 9 (6.38%) Performance Management
9 9 (6.38%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.67%) Application Performance Management
11 7 (4.96%) Microservices
11 7 (4.96%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.59%) Java
2 39 (27.66%) SQL
3 26 (18.44%) PowerShell
4 23 (16.31%) Python
5 22 (15.60%) Perl
6 18 (12.77%) JavaScript
7 17 (12.06%) PHP
8 15 (10.64%) Bash Shell
8 15 (10.64%) Shell Script
9 13 (9.22%) C++
10 11 (7.80%) C#
11 9 (6.38%) PL/SQL
12 6 (4.26%) Ruby
13 4 (2.84%) Clojure
14 3 (2.13%) C
14 3 (2.13%) Korn
14 3 (2.13%) Smalltalk
15 2 (1.42%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.71%) COBOL
16 1 (0.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (5.67%) Degree
3 7 (4.96%) RHCE
4 4 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.42%) MiFID
2 1 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.71%) EMIR
2 1 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.26%) vSphere
3 4 (2.84%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.71%) Docker
4 1 (0.71%) Firmware
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) Nagios
2 12 (8.51%) Puppet
3 11 (7.80%) ZABBIX
4 10 (7.09%) Grafana
4 10 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (5.67%) CFEngine
5 8 (5.67%) SCOM
6 7 (4.96%) Ansible
7 6 (4.26%) Backup Exec
7 6 (4.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (4.26%) Malwarebytes
7 6 (4.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (3.55%) Data Guard
9 4 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (1.42%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (36.88%) Oracle
2 27 (19.15%) IBM
3 15 (10.64%) JD Edwards
4 11 (7.80%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.09%) BMC
6 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.96%) Sybase
7 7 (4.96%) VMware
8 6 (4.26%) AppDynamics
8 6 (4.26%) Apple
8 6 (4.26%) Avaya
8 6 (4.26%) Cisco
8 6 (4.26%) Dell
8 6 (4.26%) Palo Alto
8 6 (4.26%) ServiceNow
8 6 (4.26%) Sophos
8 6 (4.26%) Symantec
9 4 (2.84%) Avaloq
9 4 (2.84%) HP
10 2 (1.42%) Salesforce.com