The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 7.69% 11.11% 8.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 20.59% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
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 Dundee region.

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 28.21% 53.97% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 3
Average salary £32,500 £26,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.64% -26.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £21,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,750 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Linux
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dundee

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Linux 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 Linux.

1 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MySQL
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Apache
4 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
5 5 (26.32%) Veeam
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Dell
5 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
5 5 (26.32%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
3 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (26.32%) nginx
3 5 (26.32%) Lync
3 5 (26.32%) Node.js
3 5 (26.32%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SMTP
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQLite
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Hudson
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) Qt
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Statistics
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Games
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Online Games
3 2 (10.53%) Social Gaming
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Home Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
2 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (26.32%) OpenSolaris
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) OpenWrt
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Perl
2 5 (26.32%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Ruby
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) RHCE
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.26%) Cacti
3 1 (5.26%) Munin
3 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Dell
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) Veeam
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) HP
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