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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 127 181 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.21% 11.31% 12.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.42% 45.36% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 98 105 121
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
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
257 399 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.68% 24.92% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 192 221 276
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 78 (35.45%) Windows
2 59 (26.82%) VMware
3 58 (26.36%) DevOps
4 55 (25.00%) Finance
4 55 (25.00%) SQL
5 54 (24.55%) Java
6 53 (24.09%) Oracle
7 50 (22.73%) Unix
8 49 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (20.91%) Puppet
10 42 (19.09%) Opscode Chef
10 42 (19.09%) JavaScript
11 38 (17.27%) High Availability
12 37 (16.82%) Python
13 34 (15.45%) Red Hat
13 34 (15.45%) Bash Shell
14 29 (13.18%) HTML
15 28 (12.73%) Perl
15 28 (12.73%) MySQL
15 28 (12.73%) Ruby
16 27 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
17 25 (11.36%) Banking
17 25 (11.36%) CSS
18 24 (10.91%) ITIL
18 24 (10.91%) PHP
18 24 (10.91%) PL/SQL
19 23 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
19 23 (10.45%) F5
20 22 (10.00%) Docker

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 22 (10.00%) Apache
2 12 (5.45%) nginx
2 12 (5.45%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.00%) IIS
4 9 (4.09%) JBoss
4 9 (4.09%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.18%) SAS
6 6 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.27%) CMS
7 5 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.82%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.82%) Moodle
9 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.45%) Flash Media Server
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (4.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.27%) HFM
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.73%) SaaS
2 14 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.73%) IaaS
5 5 (2.27%) Office 365
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.18%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.91%) Firewall
3 11 (5.00%) SAN
3 11 (5.00%) WebEx
4 6 (2.73%) DNS
5 5 (2.27%) LDAP
5 5 (2.27%) WAN
6 4 (1.82%) DHCP
6 4 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (1.82%) HTTP
6 4 (1.82%) LAN
7 3 (1.36%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.36%) Network Security
7 3 (1.36%) Skype
7 3 (1.36%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (0.91%) BGP
8 2 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.91%) VPN
8 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.73%) MySQL
2 23 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (9.55%) Oracle Database
4 19 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.73%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.09%) Apache Hive
8 9 (4.09%) HBase
8 9 (4.09%) PowerCenter
9 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (2.27%) Base SAS
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (2.27%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 19 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 17 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.73%) Maven
3 13 (5.91%) Grunt
3 13 (5.91%) gulp
4 12 (5.45%) Ant
4 12 (5.45%) GoCD
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.82%) Subversion
7 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.36%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.91%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.45%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.45%) GCC
9 1 (0.45%) Gradle
9 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.45%) NuGet
9 1 (0.45%) RubyMine
9 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 55 (25.00%) Finance
2 25 (11.36%) Banking
3 22 (10.00%) Retail
4 19 (8.64%) Games
5 14 (6.36%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.00%) French Language
6 11 (5.00%) German Language
6 11 (5.00%) Spanish Language
7 5 (2.27%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.82%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Advertising
9 2 (0.91%) Electronics
9 2 (0.91%) Law
9 2 (0.91%) Marketing
10 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (19.09%) Developer
2 26 (11.82%) Support Engineer
3 23 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (10.00%) Analyst
5 19 (8.64%) Field Engineer
5 19 (8.64%) Field Support Engineer
6 14 (6.36%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (5.91%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.00%) Junior
9 10 (4.55%) Applications Developer
9 10 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.55%) Java Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.09%) Administrator
10 9 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.09%) Python Developer
10 9 (4.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.18%) HTML
2 25 (11.36%) CSS
3 19 (8.64%) JSON
3 19 (8.64%) Web Services
4 18 (8.18%) XML
5 15 (6.82%) jQuery
6 13 (5.91%) LAMP
7 12 (5.45%) Spring
8 10 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 10 (4.55%) Middleware
9 9 (4.09%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.09%) ELK Stack
9 9 (4.09%) HTML5
9 9 (4.09%) RESTful
10 8 (3.64%) CSS3
11 6 (2.73%) Django
11 6 (2.73%) LESS
12 5 (2.27%) .NET
12 5 (2.27%) J2EE
12 5 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.73%) SWIFT
4 5 (2.27%) Informatics
5 4 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.82%) VLE
6 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.91%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.91%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.91%) Replication
7 2 (0.91%) User Experience
8 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.45%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (35.45%) Windows
2 50 (22.73%) Unix
3 19 (8.64%) Windows Server
4 18 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.45%) AIX
6 12 (5.45%) CentOS
7 10 (4.55%) Solaris
8 7 (3.18%) Debian
8 7 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.27%) Android
9 5 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.82%) zOS
11 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.45%) VMS
11 1 (0.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (26.36%) DevOps
2 49 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (17.27%) High Availability
4 24 (10.91%) ITIL
5 19 (8.64%) Open Source
6 15 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 14 (6.36%) Software Engineering
8 13 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (5.91%) Configuration Management
8 13 (5.91%) Presales
8 13 (5.91%) Web Development
9 12 (5.45%) Change Management
9 12 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (4.55%) ETL
10 10 (4.55%) SDLC
11 9 (4.09%) Analytics
11 9 (4.09%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.00%) SQL
2 54 (24.55%) Java
3 42 (19.09%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.82%) Python
5 34 (15.45%) Bash Shell
6 28 (12.73%) Perl
6 28 (12.73%) Ruby
7 24 (10.91%) PHP
7 24 (10.91%) PL/SQL
8 15 (6.82%) PowerShell
9 12 (5.45%) C++
10 8 (3.64%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.18%) C
12 2 (0.91%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.91%) C#
12 2 (0.91%) Korn
12 2 (0.91%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.45%) Groovy
13 1 (0.45%) Tcl
13 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (7.73%) Degree
2 13 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.64%) RHCE
5 6 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.73%) MCSE
5 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.82%) CCNA
6 4 (1.82%) CISSP
6 4 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.82%) MCSA
7 2 (0.91%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.45%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CCENT
8 1 (0.45%) CCIE
8 1 (0.45%) CCNP
8 1 (0.45%) CCSE
8 1 (0.45%) LPIC
8 1 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.73%) QA
2 6 (2.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.91%) COBIT
3 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.00%) Docker
3 17 (7.73%) Active Directory
4 9 (4.09%) Varnish
5 8 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.18%) vSphere
7 6 (2.73%) Squid
8 4 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.36%) NFS
9 3 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.45%) iptables
11 1 (0.45%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.45%) Samba
11 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (20.91%) Puppet
2 42 (19.09%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (8.18%) Ansible
4 14 (6.36%) Capistrano
5 12 (5.45%) Mesos
6 3 (1.36%) SCCM
7 2 (0.91%) Nagios
7 2 (0.91%) vRealize
8 1 (0.45%) Cacti
8 1 (0.45%) Graphite
8 1 (0.45%) Icinga
8 1 (0.45%) Munin
8 1 (0.45%) Packer
8 1 (0.45%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.45%) Terraform
8 1 (0.45%) yum
Vendors
1 59 (26.82%) VMware
2 53 (24.09%) Oracle
3 34 (15.45%) Red Hat
4 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
5 23 (10.45%) F5
6 21 (9.55%) CheckPoint
7 20 (9.09%) Blue Coat
8 19 (8.64%) Juniper
9 18 (8.18%) Cisco
10 11 (5.00%) Informatica
10 11 (5.00%) Kaspersky
10 11 (5.00%) Trend Micro
11 9 (4.09%) Cloudera
12 7 (3.18%) Citrix
13 6 (2.73%) Rackspace
14 5 (2.27%) Cognos
14 5 (2.27%) Dell
14 5 (2.27%) HP
14 5 (2.27%) Hyperion
15 3 (1.36%) Sun
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