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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 13
Permanent jobs citing Unix 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - 1.69% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 20.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

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 16 5 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 22.54% 8.47% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 11
Median salary £29,000 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.88% -35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 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