Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 21 23
Rank change year-on-year -20 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 129 226 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.80% 9.88% 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.22% 42.56% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 65 90 116
Glasgow median annual salary £47,000 £48,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.09% +8.99% +4.71%
10th Percentile £33,600 £36,000 £32,875
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +4.94%

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 377 531 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.94% 23.21% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 242 274 352
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,225 £26,325
90th Percentile £58,625 £61,425 £60,000
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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 83 (64.34%) Linux
2 57 (44.19%) Windows
3 53 (41.09%) Java
4 49 (37.98%) Oracle
5 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (33.33%) SQL
7 36 (27.91%) Relational Database
8 34 (26.36%) Finance
9 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
10 29 (22.48%) IBM
10 29 (22.48%) Spring
11 26 (20.16%) OO
12 25 (19.38%) TDD
13 24 (18.60%) WebSphere
13 24 (18.60%) DB2
14 23 (17.83%) Python
14 23 (17.83%) SSL
14 23 (17.83%) DevOps
15 22 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (17.05%) PowerShell
15 22 (17.05%) Git (software)
15 22 (17.05%) JavaScript
15 22 (17.05%) WebSphere Application Server
16 20 (15.50%) ITIL
16 20 (15.50%) PHP
17 19 (14.73%) Perl
17 19 (14.73%) SOAP
18 18 (13.95%) Web Development
18 18 (13.95%) Open Source
19 17 (13.18%) 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 24 (18.60%) WebSphere
2 22 (17.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (11.63%) WebLogic
4 14 (10.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (10.08%) Oracle UPK
6 9 (6.98%) JBoss
7 5 (3.88%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (3.10%) Apache
8 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.10%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.33%) Confluence
9 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.55%) Drupal
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.78%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.55%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 13 (10.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (1.55%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.78%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.10%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.10%) Office 365
3 2 (1.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.83%) SSL
2 15 (11.63%) HTTP
3 14 (10.85%) DNS
4 10 (7.75%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.98%) IPsec
5 9 (6.98%) SMTP
6 7 (5.43%) HTTPS
7 6 (4.65%) SSH
8 5 (3.88%) Firewall
8 5 (3.88%) Internet
9 4 (3.10%) DHCP
9 4 (3.10%) VLAN
9 4 (3.10%) VPN
9 4 (3.10%) Wireless
10 2 (1.55%) LDAP
11 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.78%) SAN
11 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.91%) Relational Database
2 32 (24.81%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.60%) DB2
4 16 (12.40%) Oracle Database
5 15 (11.63%) MySQL
6 13 (10.08%) DB2 UDB
6 13 (10.08%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (9.30%) NoSQL
8 10 (7.75%) RDBMS
9 9 (6.98%) Redis
10 8 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (3.10%) Big Data
12 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (2.33%) KDB
13 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
13 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.98%) JIRA
3 8 (6.20%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.43%) Maven
5 4 (3.10%) GitLab
5 4 (3.10%) HP UFT
5 4 (3.10%) JUnit
5 4 (3.10%) PHPUnit
5 4 (3.10%) Toad
6 3 (2.33%) Ant
6 3 (2.33%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.33%) Gradle
6 3 (2.33%) Hudson
7 2 (1.55%) PhpStorm
7 2 (1.55%) PVCS
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.55%) Subversion
7 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (26.36%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Banking
3 4 (3.10%) Prime Brokerage
4 3 (2.33%) Front Office
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Law
5 2 (1.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (34.11%) Developer
2 22 (17.05%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.63%) Consultant
4 14 (10.85%) JDE Consultant
5 13 (10.08%) Professional Services Consultant
6 12 (9.30%) Analyst
7 11 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.65%) DBA
9 6 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (4.65%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.88%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.10%) Administrator
11 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) Spring
2 19 (14.73%) SOAP
3 15 (11.63%) AngularJS
4 13 (10.08%) EDI
4 13 (10.08%) WebCenter
5 12 (9.30%) CSS
5 12 (9.30%) HTML
5 12 (9.30%) JSON
5 12 (9.30%) Web Services
5 12 (9.30%) XML
6 11 (8.53%) jQuery
6 11 (8.53%) REST
7 10 (7.75%) Middleware
8 9 (6.98%) Hibernate
8 9 (6.98%) J2EE
9 8 (6.20%) RESTful
10 6 (4.65%) Node.js
11 5 (3.88%) Spring Security
12 4 (3.10%) Java EE
12 4 (3.10%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.85%) AS400
3 8 (6.20%) Equities
4 7 (5.43%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.10%) DataPower
5 4 (3.10%) iPhone
5 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.55%) Derivative
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.55%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 83 (64.34%) Linux
2 57 (44.19%) Windows
3 15 (11.63%) AIX
4 10 (7.75%) Solaris
5 9 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.88%) Windows Phone
6 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.10%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.33%) Tru64
9 2 (1.55%) Android
9 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.16%) OO
3 25 (19.38%) TDD
4 23 (17.83%) DevOps
5 20 (15.50%) ITIL
6 18 (13.95%) Open Source
6 18 (13.95%) Web Development
7 17 (13.18%) SDLC
8 16 (12.40%) Scrum
9 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.30%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.53%) Configuration Management
12 9 (6.98%) Information Security
12 9 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 8 (6.20%) Microservices
14 7 (5.43%) BDD
14 7 (5.43%) Data Management
14 7 (5.43%) OOD
14 7 (5.43%) Technical Analysis
14 7 (5.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.09%) Java
2 43 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (17.83%) Python
4 22 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.05%) PowerShell
5 20 (15.50%) PHP
6 19 (14.73%) Perl
7 17 (13.18%) Shell Script
8 14 (10.85%) Bash Shell
9 9 (6.98%) C#
9 9 (6.98%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.65%) Ruby
11 5 (3.88%) C++
12 4 (3.10%) Clojure
12 4 (3.10%) Korn
13 3 (2.33%) C
13 3 (2.33%) Smalltalk
14 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.78%) JCL
14 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (6.98%) Degree
3 7 (5.43%) RHCE
4 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CEH
6 1 (0.78%) CISM
6 1 (0.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.10%) MiFID
2 3 (2.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (2.33%) EMIR
3 1 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.10%) vSphere
3 3 (2.33%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.78%) Docker
4 1 (0.78%) Firmware
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) Nagios
2 10 (7.75%) Grafana
2 10 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.75%) Puppet
2 10 (7.75%) ZABBIX
3 8 (6.20%) CFEngine
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (3.88%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.88%) SCOM
6 4 (3.10%) Ansible
6 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (3.10%) Malwarebytes
6 4 (3.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (1.55%) Capistrano
8 2 (1.55%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (37.98%) Oracle
2 29 (22.48%) IBM
3 14 (10.85%) JD Edwards
4 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.43%) Sybase
7 6 (4.65%) VMware
8 5 (3.88%) BMC
8 5 (3.88%) Informatica
9 4 (3.10%) Apple
9 4 (3.10%) Avaloq
9 4 (3.10%) Avaya
9 4 (3.10%) Cisco
9 4 (3.10%) Dell
9 4 (3.10%) HP
9 4 (3.10%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.10%) Sophos
9 4 (3.10%) Symantec
10 3 (2.33%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.33%) ServiceNow