The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 11
Permanent jobs citing Unix 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 2.27% 11.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.67% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median salary - £37,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -46.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  

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 West Lothian with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9 6 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 21.95% 13.64% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 24
Median salary £26,000 £22,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.55% -48.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in West Lothian

Unix
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Unix in West Lothian