The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 8 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 7.50% - 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -
UNIX
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Operating Systems Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 32.50% 33.33% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 13
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,600 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

UNIX
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Fife region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Fife

UNIX
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Fife region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 2 £40,000 -
UNIX
Scotland

UNIX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault