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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 9 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 13.79% 1.54% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 9.09% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
16 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 27.59% 16.92% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 16
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Manual Testing
3 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) RDBMS
3 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
6 1 (7.69%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) HND
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) RDBMS
1 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Verification Engineer
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
3 10 (76.92%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
1 12 (92.31%) Manual Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) HND
1 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) CommVault
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago