The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 95 108 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.087% 0.076% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.078% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Linux Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1108 1275 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.10% 96.88% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 741 825 482
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Glasgow

Linux Administrator
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title 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 with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) VCP4
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title 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 with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat