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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 11 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 9.09% 1.41% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.56% 7.69% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,499 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
9 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 16.36% 18.31% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,899 £38,000 £41,000
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 27 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 10 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) HND
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 10 (83.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Verification Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) HND
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) CommVault