Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 42 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unix 161 119 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.57% 5.96% 10.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.86% 33.62% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 73 49 103
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,050 £34,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 449 354 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.32% 17.74% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 287 201 338
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%
10th Percentile £27,300 £25,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £57,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 110 (68.32%) Linux
2 76 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (45.96%) SQL
4 72 (44.72%) Java
5 60 (37.27%) Finance
6 59 (36.65%) Oracle
7 49 (30.43%) Python
8 33 (20.50%) Shell Script
9 30 (18.63%) Windows
10 29 (18.01%) TDD
11 26 (16.15%) Spring
11 26 (16.15%) AIX
11 26 (16.15%) SDLC
12 24 (14.91%) DevOps
12 24 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (14.91%) Jenkins
13 23 (14.29%) Middleware
13 23 (14.29%) Sybase
14 22 (13.66%) J2EE
15 21 (13.04%) Banking
16 20 (12.42%) Service Management
16 20 (12.42%) Perl
16 20 (12.42%) Solaris
16 20 (12.42%) OO
17 19 (11.80%) JavaScript
17 19 (11.80%) WebLogic
17 19 (11.80%) Data Centre
18 18 (11.18%) Relational Database
18 18 (11.18%) High Availability
18 18 (11.18%) SQL 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 19 (11.80%) WebLogic
2 17 (10.56%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.07%) Apache
3 13 (8.07%) JBoss
4 12 (7.45%) iPlanet
4 12 (7.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (3.11%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.11%) CloudStack
6 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.11%) IIS
6 5 (3.11%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.48%) Drupal
8 3 (1.86%) Confluence
8 3 (1.86%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.86%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.62%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (7.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.86%) LongView
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.97%) SaaS
3 6 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.48%) IaaS
4 4 (2.48%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.62%) GitHub
5 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.32%) Firewall
2 13 (8.07%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.97%) HTTP
4 7 (4.35%) SAN
4 7 (4.35%) SSL
5 6 (3.73%) Internet
6 5 (3.11%) HTTPS
6 5 (3.11%) LAN
6 5 (3.11%) Network Security
7 4 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.48%) WAN
8 2 (1.24%) SSH
9 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.62%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.62%) NAS
9 1 (0.62%) VLAN
9 1 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) Relational Database
1 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.07%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (7.45%) DB2
4 11 (6.83%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.59%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.73%) KDB
9 5 (3.11%) MarkLogic
9 5 (3.11%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (3.11%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (3.11%) QlikView
9 5 (3.11%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.24%) MySQL
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 24 (14.91%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.70%) Maven
3 10 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.21%) JUnit
4 8 (4.97%) JIRA
5 7 (4.35%) Mockito
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.11%) Hudson
7 5 (3.11%) Selenium
8 4 (2.48%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.86%) Ant
9 3 (1.86%) Gradle
9 3 (1.86%) JBehave
9 3 (1.86%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.86%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.86%) Spock
9 3 (1.86%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.24%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 60 (37.27%) Finance
2 21 (13.04%) Banking
3 9 (5.59%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.11%) Advertising
5 3 (1.86%) Law
6 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.24%) Front Office
6 2 (1.24%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (31.06%) Developer
2 28 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.53%) Analyst
4 21 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 16 (9.94%) Applications Support
5 16 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (9.32%) Applications Support Analyst
6 15 (9.32%) Python Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Software Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Unix Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Build Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Migration Engineer
9 11 (6.83%) Java Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) DBA
11 8 (4.97%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (4.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 7 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.73%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.15%) Spring
2 23 (14.29%) Middleware
3 22 (13.66%) J2EE
4 13 (8.07%) Hibernate
4 13 (8.07%) XML
5 11 (6.83%) Web Services
6 10 (6.21%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.59%) HTML
7 9 (5.59%) JMS
8 7 (4.35%) HTML5
8 7 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (4.35%) React
8 7 (4.35%) SOAP
9 6 (3.73%) JSON
9 6 (3.73%) REST
10 5 (3.11%) .NET
10 5 (3.11%) Apache Flex
11 4 (2.48%) CSS
11 4 (2.48%) jQuery
11 4 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.80%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.07%) Clustering
4 12 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.11%) DataPower
6 5 (3.11%) Replication
7 4 (2.48%) Derivative
7 4 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.86%) Equities
8 3 (1.86%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.86%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.24%) User Experience
10 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 110 (68.32%) Linux
2 30 (18.63%) Windows
3 26 (16.15%) AIX
4 20 (12.42%) Solaris
5 14 (8.70%) HPUX
5 14 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.24%) Android
7 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.24%) zOS
8 1 (0.62%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.62%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.01%) TDD
3 26 (16.15%) SDLC
4 24 (14.91%) DevOps
4 24 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (12.42%) OO
5 20 (12.42%) Service Management
6 18 (11.18%) High Availability
7 17 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (10.56%) Data Analysis
7 17 (10.56%) Load Balancing
7 17 (10.56%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.56%) Test Automation
8 16 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (9.32%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (9.32%) Multithreading
10 14 (8.70%) ITIL
10 14 (8.70%) Scrum
11 13 (8.07%) ITSM
11 13 (8.07%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (45.96%) SQL
2 72 (44.72%) Java
3 49 (30.43%) Python
4 33 (20.50%) Shell Script
5 20 (12.42%) Perl
6 19 (11.80%) JavaScript
7 18 (11.18%) Ruby
8 17 (10.56%) C++
9 14 (8.70%) PL/SQL
10 12 (7.45%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.73%) C#
12 6 (3.73%) PHP
13 5 (3.11%) Java 8
13 5 (3.11%) Scala
13 5 (3.11%) XQuery
14 4 (2.48%) C
15 3 (1.86%) PHP 7
16 1 (0.62%) CLIST
16 1 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (8.07%) Degree
2 4 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.24%) SANS
4 1 (0.62%) CEH
4 1 (0.62%) CISSP
4 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) GCIH
4 1 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.56%) QA
2 9 (5.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.24%) EMIR
3 2 (1.24%) MiFID
4 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 12 (7.45%) KVM
3 12 (7.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (3.73%) vSphere
5 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.11%) Xen
5 5 (3.11%) XenServer
6 4 (2.48%) Docker
7 3 (1.86%) Apache Flume
8 2 (1.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.62%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 1 (0.62%) RACF
9 1 (0.62%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) Puppet
2 11 (6.83%) Ansible
2 11 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (4.97%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.73%) Cobbler
5 5 (3.11%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.48%) Nagios
7 3 (1.86%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.24%) Rancher
8 2 (1.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.62%) Control-M
9 1 (0.62%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.62%) Marathon
9 1 (0.62%) Mesos
9 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 59 (36.65%) Oracle
2 23 (14.29%) Sybase
3 17 (10.56%) VMware
4 14 (8.70%) Cognizant
4 14 (8.70%) IBM
5 12 (7.45%) PlateSpin
5 12 (7.45%) Sun
5 12 (7.45%) Veritas
6 8 (4.97%) TIBCO
7 7 (4.35%) Informatica
8 6 (3.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.11%) Cisco
9 5 (3.11%) Cognos
9 5 (3.11%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (3.11%) HP
9 5 (3.11%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.11%) Vertica
10 4 (2.48%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.48%) F5
10 4 (2.48%) Palo Alto