The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 22 21
Rank change year-on-year -41 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 94 256 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.55% 8.93% 8.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 37.05% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 100 137
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,350 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 517 691 751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.52% 24.10% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 322 388 435
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Scotland

Unix
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Scotland.

Salary trend for Unix in Scotland

Unix
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Scotland

Unix
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -36 47 £50,000 +4.16% 20
Edinburgh -25 38 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Aberdeen -5 3 £40,000 +5.26%
Dundee - 2 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £60,000 -
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Unix.

1 112 (52.83%) Linux
2 111 (52.36%) SQL
3 87 (41.04%) Java
4 72 (33.96%) Relational Database
5 70 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (31.60%) Finance
7 64 (30.19%) Oracle
8 51 (24.06%) Spring
9 45 (21.23%) XML
10 44 (20.75%) Shell Script
11 41 (19.34%) OO
12 38 (17.92%) Oracle Database
13 37 (17.45%) Python
14 36 (16.98%) SOAP
14 36 (16.98%) Git (software)
15 35 (16.51%) RDBMS
16 34 (16.04%) Windows
17 33 (15.57%) Banking
18 32 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
18 32 (15.09%) Perl
19 31 (14.62%) JSON
20 29 (13.68%) Infrastructure Management
21 27 (12.74%) DB2
21 27 (12.74%) SDLC
22 25 (11.79%) PL/SQL
22 25 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
22 25 (11.79%) Scrum
23 24 (11.32%) Oracle9i Database
23 24 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
23 24 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (8.02%) WebSphere
2 16 (7.55%) JBoss
3 15 (7.08%) SAS
4 10 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.72%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.30%) Apache
5 7 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.83%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.42%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.94%) CICS
9 2 (0.94%) Confluence
9 2 (0.94%) Drupal
9 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.94%) IIS
9 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.47%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.47%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.89%) GitHub
2 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.19%) SAN
2 10 (4.72%) SSL
3 8 (3.77%) SSH
4 6 (2.83%) HTTP
4 6 (2.83%) LDAP
5 5 (2.36%) Firewall
5 5 (2.36%) Internet
6 2 (0.94%) DNS
6 2 (0.94%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.94%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.94%) LAN
6 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.94%) VoIP
6 2 (0.94%) WAN
6 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) Network Security
7 1 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (33.96%) Relational Database
2 38 (17.92%) Oracle Database
3 35 (16.51%) RDBMS
4 32 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (12.74%) DB2
6 24 (11.32%) Oracle9i Database
7 23 (10.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (7.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 15 (7.08%) SQL Server
10 13 (6.13%) Hadoop
11 11 (5.19%) Big Data
11 11 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (4.25%) Apache Hive
13 7 (3.30%) MySQL
14 6 (2.83%) KDB
14 6 (2.83%) Kdb+
15 5 (2.36%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 3 (1.42%) Cloudera CDH
16 3 (1.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 36 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.43%) Maven
3 19 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.08%) PVCS
4 15 (7.08%) Talend Open Studio
5 13 (6.13%) Ant
5 13 (6.13%) Hudson
6 10 (4.72%) JUnit
7 9 (4.25%) Gradle
8 8 (3.77%) Subversion
9 7 (3.30%) GitLab
9 7 (3.30%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.42%) Concordion
11 3 (1.42%) JBehave
11 3 (1.42%) JIRA
12 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.94%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.94%) Mockito
12 2 (0.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 67 (31.60%) Finance
2 33 (15.57%) Banking
3 11 (5.19%) Retail
4 10 (4.72%) Law
5 5 (2.36%) Front Office
5 5 (2.36%) Legal
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Back Office
7 2 (0.94%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (39.62%) Developer
2 44 (20.75%) Java Developer
3 41 (19.34%) Senior Developer
4 22 (10.38%) Consultant
5 20 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (8.96%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (7.08%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 12 (5.66%) Analyst
9 10 (4.72%) DBA
9 10 (4.72%) Oracle DBA
10 9 (4.25%) Technical Specialist
11 8 (3.77%) Associate Consultant
11 8 (3.77%) Security Consultant
12 7 (3.30%) Linux Consultant
12 7 (3.30%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.30%) Unix Consultant
12 7 (3.30%) WebSphere Specialist
12 7 (3.30%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
13 6 (2.83%) Administrator
13 6 (2.83%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.06%) Spring
2 45 (21.23%) XML
3 36 (16.98%) SOAP
4 31 (14.62%) JSON
5 21 (9.91%) Web Services
6 19 (8.96%) RESTful
7 13 (6.13%) JMS
8 12 (5.66%) Hibernate
9 11 (5.19%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.19%) Protocol Buffers
9 11 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (4.72%) CSS
10 10 (4.72%) Java EE
10 10 (4.72%) Middleware
11 9 (4.25%) J2EE
12 8 (3.77%) jQuery
13 7 (3.30%) HTML
13 7 (3.30%) REST
14 6 (2.83%) JDBC
14 6 (2.83%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.08%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.25%) Clustering
3 9 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.25%) Replication
4 8 (3.77%) Derivative
4 8 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 8 (3.77%) OTC Derivatives
5 7 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.83%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.83%) User Experience
7 5 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.89%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.42%) PKI
10 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.94%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 112 (52.83%) Linux
2 34 (16.04%) Windows
3 24 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (8.96%) AIX
5 10 (4.72%) Solaris
6 4 (1.89%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.42%) CentOS
7 3 (1.42%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.94%) Debian
8 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.94%) zOS
9 1 (0.47%) Android
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.47%) HPUX
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.02%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.34%) OO
3 29 (13.68%) Infrastructure Management
4 27 (12.74%) SDLC
5 25 (11.79%) Scrum
5 25 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (9.91%) ETL
8 20 (9.43%) Data Modelling
8 20 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (8.49%) DevOps
9 18 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (8.02%) Mentoring
10 17 (8.02%) Multithreading
11 16 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (7.55%) ITIL
11 16 (7.55%) TDD
12 15 (7.08%) Analytics
12 15 (7.08%) Refactoring
13 14 (6.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 111 (52.36%) SQL
2 87 (41.04%) Java
3 44 (20.75%) Shell Script
4 37 (17.45%) Python
5 32 (15.09%) Perl
6 25 (11.79%) PL/SQL
7 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
8 19 (8.96%) PHP
9 13 (6.13%) C
10 11 (5.19%) C#
10 11 (5.19%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.30%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.30%) Ruby
12 5 (2.36%) Korn
13 4 (1.89%) VBScript
14 3 (1.42%) C++
14 3 (1.42%) VB
15 2 (0.94%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.94%) JCL
15 2 (0.94%) REXX
Qualifications
1 21 (9.91%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.96%) Degree
3 4 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.94%) CCNA
4 2 (0.94%) CCNP
4 2 (0.94%) CEH
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.94%) CISSP
4 2 (0.94%) HND
4 2 (0.94%) MCP
4 2 (0.94%) MCSE
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.94%) SAS Certification
4 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.47%) CISM
5 1 (0.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.60%) SLA
2 8 (3.77%) MiFID
2 8 (3.77%) QA
3 5 (2.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (2.36%) EMIR
4 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.72%) RHEV
4 8 (3.77%) HDFS
4 8 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.83%) Firmware
6 5 (2.36%) Docker
7 4 (1.89%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.94%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.94%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (0.94%) RACF
8 2 (0.94%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.47%) KVM
9 1 (0.47%) NFS
9 1 (0.47%) Samba
9 1 (0.47%) SRDF
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (8.02%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (7.08%) Puppet
3 8 (3.77%) Control-M
3 8 (3.77%) Data Guard
3 8 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (3.77%) Rundeck
3 8 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (3.30%) Ansible
4 7 (3.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (1.42%) SCCM
6 2 (0.94%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.94%) IBM BigFix
6 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.94%) Nagios
6 2 (0.94%) zSecure
7 1 (0.47%) Cacti
7 1 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.47%) Icinga
7 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (30.19%) Oracle
2 21 (9.91%) IBM
2 21 (9.91%) Red Hat
3 16 (7.55%) MicroStrategy
4 15 (7.08%) Splunk
4 15 (7.08%) Talend
5 14 (6.60%) Sybase
6 12 (5.66%) VMware
7 10 (4.72%) Perforce
8 9 (4.25%) Microsoft
9 8 (3.77%) EMC
10 7 (3.30%) Cloudera
10 7 (3.30%) Informatica
11 4 (1.89%) F5
12 3 (1.42%) CyberArk
12 3 (1.42%) Remedy
12 3 (1.42%) Vertica
13 2 (0.94%) Lotus
13 2 (0.94%) Snow
13 2 (0.94%) TIBCO
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Glasgow
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Glasgow
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Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
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