Period
to 27 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 51 80
Rank change year-on-year -33 +29 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unix 38 44 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.41% 4.40% 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.56% 17.74% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 24
10th Percentile £27,775 £33,500 £37,975
25th Percentile £35,625 £36,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £41,750 £48,250
Median % change year-on-year +17.37% -13.47% +13.53%
75th Percentile £74,375 £51,000 £61,563
90th Percentile £80,000 £54,250 £83,000
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -8.16% +8.89%

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 261 248 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.52% 24.80% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 158 197 177
10th Percentile £23,875 £33,100 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,500 £37,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -3.06% +13.62%
75th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £70,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Glasgow

Unix
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unix in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Unix in Glasgow

Unix
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unix in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Unix in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) AWS
4 14 (36.84%) Python
4 14 (36.84%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Degree
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle
7 9 (23.68%) Azure
7 9 (23.68%) Social Skills
8 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (21.05%) Perl
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
8 8 (21.05%) TDD
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
9 7 (18.42%) Scala
10 6 (15.79%) Puppet
10 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (15.79%) DevOps
10 6 (15.79%) Coaching
10 6 (15.79%) Big Data
10 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
10 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
10 6 (15.79%) VMware
11 5 (13.16%) Scrum

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 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.63%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Jetty
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) AWS
2 9 (23.68%) Azure
3 3 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) DMZ
3 2 (5.26%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) HTTP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) IPsec
4 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (5.26%) Tableau
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.89%) CircleCI
2 3 (7.89%) GitLab
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Social Skills
3 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.53%) Documentation Skills
4 4 (10.53%) Organisational Skills
4 4 (10.53%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.26%) Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Server Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Unix Server Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Spring
2 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (10.53%) REST
2 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 4 (10.53%) Velocity
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
3 3 (7.89%) ARM Templates
3 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
3 3 (7.89%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.26%) GraphQL
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware
4 2 (5.26%) React
5 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.89%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (5.26%) DataPower
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.63%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Solaris
4 4 (10.53%) AIX
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (21.05%) TDD
3 6 (15.79%) Coaching
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.16%) Microservices
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 4 (10.53%) ERP
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
4 7 (18.42%) Scala
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.16%) Bash
6 5 (13.16%) Java 8
7 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) C++
8 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) HDFS
2 1 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Kubernetes
3 3 (7.89%) Ansible
3 3 (7.89%) CFEngine
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) Terraform
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Pega
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (2.63%) Sybase