The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 32 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 56 141 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.76% 10.89% 9.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 37.60% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 81 47
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,625 £52,000 £61,500
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
196 375 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.14% 28.96% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 129 214 140
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Linux
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Salary Trend in Glasgow

Linux
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Linux.

1 107 (61.49%) Java
2 84 (48.28%) Unix
3 80 (45.98%) Finance
4 69 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (31.61%) Windows
6 53 (30.46%) Oracle
7 47 (27.01%) SQL
8 46 (26.44%) Perl
9 43 (24.71%) Python
10 42 (24.14%) Spring
11 36 (20.69%) HTML
12 35 (20.11%) Banking
13 33 (18.97%) JavaScript
14 28 (16.09%) Oracle Database
15 27 (15.52%) Relational Database
15 27 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (14.94%) SOA
17 25 (14.37%) Hibernate
17 25 (14.37%) Web Development
18 24 (13.79%) SDLC
18 24 (13.79%) OO
19 23 (13.22%) CSS
19 23 (13.22%) Microservices
20 21 (12.07%) Degree
20 21 (12.07%) jQuery
20 21 (12.07%) Firewall
21 20 (11.49%) Service Delivery
21 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
21 20 (11.49%) JBoss

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 20 (11.49%) JBoss
2 17 (9.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (6.32%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.60%) Apache
4 8 (4.60%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.02%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.30%) Apache Qpid
6 4 (2.30%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.72%) Confluence
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.15%) GemFire
8 2 (1.15%) IIS
8 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Houdini
2 1 (0.57%) Maya
2 1 (0.57%) NUKE
2 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.57%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.05%) IaaS
3 13 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (5.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (5.75%) Amazon S3
4 10 (5.75%) PaaS
5 4 (2.30%) SaaS
6 2 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.07%) Firewall
2 18 (10.34%) SAN
3 17 (9.77%) DNS
4 12 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.17%) HTTP
5 9 (5.17%) Internet
5 9 (5.17%) SSH
6 8 (4.60%) CTI
6 8 (4.60%) VoIP
7 7 (4.02%) SSL
8 6 (3.45%) LDAP
9 3 (1.72%) Multicast
10 2 (1.15%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.57%) Broadband
11 1 (0.57%) DVB
11 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.57%) LAN
11 1 (0.57%) Network Security
11 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.09%) Oracle Database
2 27 (15.52%) Relational Database
3 17 (9.77%) Big Data
4 16 (9.20%) Hadoop
5 14 (8.05%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.17%) DB2
8 7 (4.02%) Apache Hive
8 7 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.02%) MySQL
9 6 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
11 4 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.30%) DataStage
11 4 (2.30%) Flink
11 4 (2.30%) KDB
11 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.75%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.75%) JUnit
4 9 (5.17%) Maven
4 9 (5.17%) Subversion
5 6 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (3.45%) Selenium
6 4 (2.30%) JIRA
7 3 (1.72%) Ant
7 3 (1.72%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.15%) Buildbot
8 2 (1.15%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.15%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.57%) Gradle
9 1 (0.57%) JBehave
9 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.57%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 80 (45.98%) Finance
2 35 (20.11%) Banking
3 10 (5.75%) Front Office
4 8 (4.60%) Games
5 7 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.02%) Publishing
6 5 (2.87%) Retail
6 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.30%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.30%) Legal
8 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Marketing
9 1 (0.57%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 69 (39.66%) Developer
2 42 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 12 (6.90%) Security Engineer
3 12 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 11 (6.32%) C++ Developer
5 9 (5.17%) Designer
5 9 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (4.60%) Genesys Specialist
6 8 (4.60%) Senior Security Engineer
6 8 (4.60%) Support Specialist
7 7 (4.02%) Administrator
7 7 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.02%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (4.02%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (4.02%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (2.87%) Analyst
9 5 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.14%) Spring
2 36 (20.69%) HTML
3 25 (14.37%) Hibernate
4 23 (13.22%) CSS
5 21 (12.07%) jQuery
6 19 (10.92%) REST
7 18 (10.34%) HTML5
8 15 (8.62%) CSS3
8 15 (8.62%) Web Services
9 13 (7.47%) Middleware
10 12 (6.90%) AngularJS
10 12 (6.90%) JMS
11 10 (5.75%) JSP
12 9 (5.17%) .NET
12 9 (5.17%) Java EE
13 8 (4.60%) Kafka
13 8 (4.60%) VXML
14 7 (4.02%) XML
15 6 (3.45%) J2SE
15 6 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (5.75%) Derivative
3 10 (5.75%) Equities
4 8 (4.60%) IVR
4 8 (4.60%) User Experience
5 7 (4.02%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.87%) Reference Data
8 4 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.30%) Grid Computing
8 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.30%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.30%) Replication
9 3 (1.72%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 84 (48.28%) Unix
2 55 (31.61%) Windows
3 20 (11.49%) AIX
4 19 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.92%) Solaris
5 14 (8.05%) Windows Server
6 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.02%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.02%) Ubuntu
8 6 (3.45%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.87%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.30%) Android
10 4 (2.30%) OpenVMS
11 3 (1.72%) CentOS
11 3 (1.72%) HPUX
12 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.57%) VMS
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.94%) SOA
3 25 (14.37%) Web Development
4 24 (13.79%) OO
4 24 (13.79%) SDLC
5 23 (13.22%) Microservices
6 20 (11.49%) Configuration Management
6 20 (11.49%) Service Delivery
6 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
7 19 (10.92%) Open Source
8 17 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (9.77%) Scrum
9 16 (9.20%) Analytics
10 15 (8.62%) DevOps
11 14 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (8.05%) Data Loss Prevention
11 14 (8.05%) Project Management
12 13 (7.47%) High Availability
12 13 (7.47%) Problem Management
12 13 (7.47%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 107 (61.49%) Java
2 47 (27.01%) SQL
3 46 (26.44%) Perl
4 43 (24.71%) Python
5 33 (18.97%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.92%) C++
7 17 (9.77%) Shell Script
8 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
9 15 (8.62%) C#
10 13 (7.47%) Ruby
11 10 (5.75%) PL/SQL
11 10 (5.75%) VBScript
12 9 (5.17%) Korn
13 5 (2.87%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.72%) R
14 3 (1.72%) VB
15 2 (1.15%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.15%) C
15 2 (1.15%) Scala
16 1 (0.57%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 21 (12.07%) Degree
2 9 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.15%) HND
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) EnCE
6 1 (0.57%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) QA
3 5 (2.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.32%) Docker
3 8 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.02%) Apache Flume
4 7 (4.02%) Sendmail
5 5 (2.87%) NFS
5 5 (2.87%) Samba
6 4 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.30%) Veritas File System
6 4 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.72%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) Ceph
8 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.57%) RHEV
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (5.75%) Kubernetes
1 10 (5.75%) Mesos
2 7 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.02%) Puppet
3 5 (2.87%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (1.72%) Ansible
6 2 (1.15%) MOM
6 2 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.15%) SCCM
7 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.57%) Kibana
7 1 (0.57%) logstash
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 53 (30.46%) Oracle
2 18 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 18 (10.34%) Sybase
3 17 (9.77%) Microsoft
4 16 (9.20%) IBM
5 11 (6.32%) Sun
6 8 (4.60%) Genesys
6 8 (4.60%) VMware
7 4 (2.30%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.30%) HP
7 4 (2.30%) Informatica
7 4 (2.30%) Splunk
7 4 (2.30%) Symantec
7 4 (2.30%) Veritas
8 2 (1.15%) Aveksa
8 2 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.15%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.15%) EMC
8 2 (1.15%) F5
8 2 (1.15%) Rackspace
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