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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 10 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 11.29% 4.08% 4.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.43% 22.22% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
23 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 37.10% 18.37% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 29
Average salary £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,700 £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 27 November 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
3 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) HND
6 1 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Verification Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) HND
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CommVault
Fife
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
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