The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 111 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 0.082% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.086% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1349 1160 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.56% 95.63% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 833 794 547
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
Scotland

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas