The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 114 156 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.25% 10.84% 11.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.67% 44.32% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 75 109 123
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £58,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
225 352 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.23% 24.46% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 153 203 251
Median salary £38,278 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.76% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Linux
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Linux Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Linux
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Linux.

1 73 (30.67%) Windows
2 71 (29.83%) DevOps
3 69 (28.99%) Java
4 68 (28.57%) VMware
5 65 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (26.05%) SQL
7 61 (25.63%) Python
8 59 (24.79%) Puppet
9 56 (23.53%) Finance
10 54 (22.69%) Opscode Chef
11 43 (18.07%) Oracle
12 41 (17.23%) High Availability
12 41 (17.23%) Bash Shell
13 39 (16.39%) JavaScript
13 39 (16.39%) Red Hat
14 32 (13.45%) PL/SQL
14 32 (13.45%) Unix
14 32 (13.45%) Open Source
15 30 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (12.61%) Web Services
16 28 (11.76%) XML
16 28 (11.76%) Microsoft
16 28 (11.76%) Ruby
16 28 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 27 (11.34%) Degree
17 27 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (10.92%) MySQL
18 26 (10.92%) Docker
19 24 (10.08%) HTML
20 23 (9.66%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.82%) Apache
2 17 (7.14%) nginx
3 15 (6.30%) IIS
4 14 (5.88%) JBoss
5 12 (5.04%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.68%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.26%) CMS
11 2 (0.84%) Moodle
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.84%) SAS
11 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.42%) Confluence
12 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.10%) HFM
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (9.66%) SaaS
2 17 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.36%) IaaS
4 6 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.10%) Office 365
6 2 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.56%) Firewall
2 9 (3.78%) DNS
2 9 (3.78%) LDAP
2 9 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.36%) HTTP
3 8 (3.36%) Network Security
3 8 (3.36%) SAN
4 7 (2.94%) WAN
5 5 (2.10%) DHCP
5 5 (2.10%) LAN
6 4 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (1.68%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.68%) VPN
6 4 (1.68%) WebEx
7 3 (1.26%) BGP
7 3 (1.26%) MPLS
7 3 (1.26%) OSPF
7 3 (1.26%) Skype
7 3 (1.26%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (1.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (10.92%) MySQL
3 23 (9.66%) Oracle Database
4 21 (8.82%) MongoDB
5 18 (7.56%) Hadoop
6 12 (5.04%) SQL Server
7 11 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.78%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.78%) Big Data
9 9 (3.78%) HBase
9 9 (3.78%) Neo4j
9 9 (3.78%) Pentaho
9 9 (3.78%) PowerCenter
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.10%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (2.10%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 23 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.56%) Maven
4 13 (5.46%) Grunt
4 13 (5.46%) gulp
5 12 (5.04%) Ant
5 12 (5.04%) GoCD
6 9 (3.78%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (2.10%) Selenium
8 5 (2.10%) Subversion
9 3 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.26%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.84%) GCC
10 2 (0.84%) git-flow
10 2 (0.84%) JIRA
10 2 (0.84%) NuGet
10 2 (0.84%) Robot Framework
10 2 (0.84%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (23.53%) Finance
2 22 (9.24%) Banking
3 17 (7.14%) Games
4 14 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.62%) Retail
6 5 (2.10%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.10%) Law
7 4 (1.68%) French Language
7 4 (1.68%) German Language
7 4 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.68%) Marketing
7 4 (1.68%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.84%) Electronics
8 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (21.01%) Developer
2 32 (13.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (11.34%) Analyst
4 17 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 16 (6.72%) Software Engineer
6 14 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (5.46%) Java Developer
8 11 (4.62%) Junior
8 11 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (4.62%) Python Developer
8 11 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.20%) Applications Developer
9 10 (4.20%) Java Engineer
9 10 (4.20%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.78%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (3.78%) Data Engineer
10 9 (3.78%) Graduate
10 9 (3.78%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.78%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.36%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.61%) Web Services
2 28 (11.76%) XML
3 24 (10.08%) HTML
4 20 (8.40%) ELK Stack
4 20 (8.40%) JSON
5 18 (7.56%) CSS
6 16 (6.72%) Spring
7 13 (5.46%) Middleware
8 12 (5.04%) RESTful
9 11 (4.62%) Apache Camel
9 11 (4.62%) Java EE
9 11 (4.62%) LAMP
10 10 (4.20%) .NET
11 9 (3.78%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (3.78%) Drools
11 9 (3.78%) HTML5
11 9 (3.78%) jBPM
12 7 (2.94%) ASP.NET
12 7 (2.94%) CSS3
12 7 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.98%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.52%) Replication
5 4 (1.68%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.68%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.26%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.26%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.84%) Neural Network
7 2 (0.84%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.84%) User Experience
7 2 (0.84%) VLE
8 1 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 73 (30.67%) Windows
2 32 (13.45%) Unix
3 28 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (9.24%) Windows Server
5 16 (6.72%) Solaris
5 16 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (6.30%) CentOS
7 8 (3.36%) AIX
7 8 (3.36%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.68%) zOS
10 3 (1.26%) Android
10 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.84%) Debian
11 2 (0.84%) VMS
12 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.83%) DevOps
2 65 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (17.23%) High Availability
4 32 (13.45%) Open Source
5 23 (9.66%) Software Engineering
6 22 (9.24%) ITIL
7 19 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (7.56%) SOA
8 18 (7.56%) TDD
9 17 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 17 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (6.72%) Scrum
11 14 (5.88%) Change Management
11 14 (5.88%) Microservices
12 11 (4.62%) Web Development
13 10 (4.20%) Workflow
14 9 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.78%) ETL
14 9 (3.78%) Incident Management
14 9 (3.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (28.99%) Java
2 62 (26.05%) SQL
3 61 (25.63%) Python
4 41 (17.23%) Bash Shell
5 39 (16.39%) JavaScript
6 32 (13.45%) PL/SQL
7 28 (11.76%) Ruby
8 22 (9.24%) Perl
9 20 (8.40%) C++
9 20 (8.40%) PowerShell
10 19 (7.98%) PHP
11 13 (5.46%) C
11 13 (5.46%) Shell Script
12 11 (4.62%) C#
13 2 (0.84%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.84%) Korn
13 2 (0.84%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.42%) Groovy
14 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (11.34%) Degree
2 11 (4.62%) RHCE
3 9 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.10%) CCNA
5 5 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.68%) CCNP
6 4 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.84%) MCSE
8 2 (0.84%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.42%) CCENT
9 1 (0.42%) CCIE
9 1 (0.42%) CCMSE
9 1 (0.42%) CCSM
9 1 (0.42%) CISSP
9 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.42%) MCSA
9 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.26%) COBIT
2 3 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 30 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.92%) Docker
3 17 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.04%) Varnish
5 10 (4.20%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.94%) NFS
6 7 (2.94%) vSphere
7 5 (2.10%) Samba
8 4 (1.68%) Squid
8 4 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.84%) NDS
10 2 (0.84%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.42%) Firmware
11 1 (0.42%) KVM
11 1 (0.42%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (24.79%) Puppet
2 54 (22.69%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (9.24%) Ansible
4 15 (6.30%) Capistrano
5 12 (5.04%) Mesos
6 4 (1.68%) Nagios
6 4 (1.68%) vRealize
7 3 (1.26%) SCCM
8 2 (0.84%) Cacti
8 2 (0.84%) Check_MK
8 2 (0.84%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (0.84%) Terraform
8 2 (0.84%) yum
9 1 (0.42%) Iperf
9 1 (0.42%) Packer
9 1 (0.42%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 68 (28.57%) VMware
2 43 (18.07%) Oracle
3 39 (16.39%) Red Hat
4 28 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 22 (9.24%) Cisco
6 13 (5.46%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.46%) F5
7 11 (4.62%) Juniper
8 10 (4.20%) Blue Coat
9 9 (3.78%) Cloudera
9 9 (3.78%) Informatica
9 9 (3.78%) Talend
10 8 (3.36%) Citrix
10 8 (3.36%) HP
11 7 (2.94%) Dell
12 6 (2.52%) Cognos
13 5 (2.10%) Hyperion
13 5 (2.10%) Splunk
14 4 (1.68%) Rackspace
14 4 (1.68%) Trend Micro
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