The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 132 141 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.11% 9.96% 11.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.85% 37.40% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 92 95
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
301 377 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.34% 26.64% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 164 205 209
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 128 (53.33%) Finance
2 120 (50.00%) Java
3 111 (46.25%) UNIX
4 84 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (32.50%) SQL
6 71 (29.58%) Relational Database
7 69 (28.75%) Oracle
8 58 (24.17%) Python
9 54 (22.50%) Windows
10 52 (21.67%) OO
10 52 (21.67%) Spring
11 51 (21.25%) Banking
12 49 (20.42%) TDD
13 47 (19.58%) JavaScript
13 47 (19.58%) RDBMS
14 44 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (17.08%) Oracle Database
16 39 (16.25%) HTML
17 38 (15.83%) Maven
18 37 (15.42%) Hibernate
19 36 (15.00%) Shell Script
20 34 (14.17%) Perl
20 34 (14.17%) PHP
21 33 (13.75%) Sybase
21 33 (13.75%) HTML5
22 31 (12.92%) Oracle Database 11g
23 30 (12.50%) XML
23 30 (12.50%) Red Hat
24 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
24 29 (12.08%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.92%) WebLogic
2 18 (7.50%) Apache
3 13 (5.42%) JBoss
4 8 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.50%) SAS
6 5 (2.08%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.25%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.25%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.83%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.42%) CMS
10 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.25%) SPSS
3 2 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.83%) Oracle 11i
1 14 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (5.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (2.50%) Magento
2 6 (2.50%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.25%) PRMS
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.25%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.08%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.83%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.75%) SAN
2 17 (7.08%) Internet
3 12 (5.00%) SNMP
4 10 (4.17%) DNS
4 10 (4.17%) Firewall
5 9 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.33%) HTTP
7 6 (2.50%) DHCP
7 6 (2.50%) ICMP
7 6 (2.50%) NAS
8 5 (2.08%) LDAP
8 5 (2.08%) LAN
9 4 (1.67%) WLAN
9 4 (1.67%) WAN
9 4 (1.67%) SMTP
9 4 (1.67%) RIP
9 4 (1.67%) VPN
9 4 (1.67%) MPLS
9 4 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (29.58%) Relational Database
2 47 (19.58%) RDBMS
3 41 (17.08%) Oracle Database
4 31 (12.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (11.25%) SQL Server
6 21 (8.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (8.75%) NoSQL
7 20 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 20 (8.33%) MySQL
8 15 (6.25%) Big Data
9 13 (5.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (5.00%) DB2
10 12 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (3.75%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (2.92%) Pentaho
12 7 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (2.50%) MarkLogic
13 6 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 38 (15.83%) Maven
2 24 (10.00%) JUnit
3 21 (8.75%) Ant
4 16 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.00%) Flash Builder
5 12 (5.00%) Gradle
5 12 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.17%) Mockito
6 10 (4.17%) TestNG
7 8 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.92%) Subversion
8 7 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (1.67%) FitNesse
10 4 (1.67%) JIRA
11 3 (1.25%) Selenium
11 3 (1.25%) XMLUnit
12 2 (0.83%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.83%) Mocha
12 2 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 128 (53.33%) Finance
2 51 (21.25%) Banking
3 22 (9.17%) Telecoms
4 20 (8.33%) Legal
5 18 (7.50%) Games
6 12 (5.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.67%) Front Office
9 3 (1.25%) Russian Language
10 2 (0.83%) Billing
10 2 (0.83%) Electronics
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 109 (45.42%) Developer
2 41 (17.08%) Java Developer
3 26 (10.83%) DBA
4 25 (10.42%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (10.42%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.17%) Analyst
6 16 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (5.42%) Support Analyst
7 13 (5.42%) Python Developer
8 12 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 11 (4.58%) C++ Developer
9 11 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.33%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.33%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.92%) Software Developer
11 7 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (2.50%) Team Leader
12 6 (2.50%) Junior
13 5 (2.08%) Architect
13 5 (2.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (21.67%) Spring
2 39 (16.25%) HTML
3 37 (15.42%) Hibernate
4 33 (13.75%) HTML5
5 30 (12.50%) XML
6 22 (9.17%) J2EE
6 22 (9.17%) Web Services
6 22 (9.17%) Middleware
7 19 (7.92%) CSS
8 16 (6.67%) JMS
8 16 (6.67%) Ext JS
9 12 (5.00%) JAXB
9 12 (5.00%) SAX
9 12 (5.00%) DOM
9 12 (5.00%) Flash
9 12 (5.00%) J2SE
9 12 (5.00%) iBATIS
10 10 (4.17%) Java EE
10 10 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (3.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.92%) Mathematics
3 7 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.08%) User Experience
4 5 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.67%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.67%) iPad
5 4 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.67%) Clustering
5 4 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.67%) RIA
5 4 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.25%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.25%) Replication
6 3 (1.25%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.25%) W3C
6 3 (1.25%) Physics
7 2 (0.83%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 111 (46.25%) UNIX
2 54 (22.50%) Windows
3 27 (11.25%) Solaris
3 27 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (8.33%) AIX
5 10 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.67%) CentOS
7 3 (1.25%) Android
7 3 (1.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.83%) Tru64
8 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.67%) OO
3 49 (20.42%) TDD
4 44 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (12.08%) Software Engineering
6 27 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.58%) SDLC
7 23 (9.58%) Scrum
8 20 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 19 (7.92%) DevOps
10 18 (7.50%) Open Source
10 18 (7.50%) ITIL
10 18 (7.50%) OOD
10 18 (7.50%) Configuration Management
11 17 (7.08%) Content Management
11 17 (7.08%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (6.67%) Multithreading
13 15 (6.25%) Incident Management
13 15 (6.25%) Change Management
14 14 (5.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 120 (50.00%) Java
2 78 (32.50%) SQL
3 58 (24.17%) Python
4 47 (19.58%) JavaScript
5 36 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 34 (14.17%) Perl
6 34 (14.17%) PHP
7 25 (10.42%) PL/SQL
7 25 (10.42%) C++
8 21 (8.75%) Ruby
9 8 (3.33%) C#
10 7 (2.92%) C
10 7 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.50%) sed
11 6 (2.50%) AWK
11 6 (2.50%) Bourne shell
11 6 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.50%) Tcl
12 5 (2.08%) Korn
12 5 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (11.67%) Degree
2 6 (2.50%) HND
3 4 (1.67%) CCNA
3 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.67%) EnCE
4 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.25%) HNC
5 2 (0.83%) NCDA
6 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.42%) CEH
6 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.25%) WAI
1 3 (1.25%) QA
1 3 (1.25%) Section 508
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.42%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.08%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.08%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.67%) Docker
5 2 (0.83%) LXC
5 2 (0.83%) vSphere
5 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.83%) RACF
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (10.42%) Puppet
2 22 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (2.92%) Control-M
5 6 (2.50%) Nagios
5 6 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (2.50%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.50%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.67%) Munin
6 4 (1.67%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (1.67%) logstash
6 4 (1.67%) Graphite
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle Statspack
7 3 (1.25%) Foglight
8 2 (0.83%) Iperf
8 2 (0.83%) Ansible
8 2 (0.83%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.83%) MOM
9 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 69 (28.75%) Oracle
2 33 (13.75%) Sybase
3 30 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.00%) VMware
4 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.17%) Informatica
6 9 (3.75%) Vertica
7 7 (2.92%) Talend
8 6 (2.50%) MapR
8 6 (2.50%) IBM
9 5 (2.08%) Veritas
9 5 (2.08%) Sun
9 5 (2.08%) Cisco
10 4 (1.67%) Cognos
10 4 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.67%) Splunk
11 3 (1.25%) Google
11 3 (1.25%) Netezza
11 3 (1.25%) Greenplum
11 3 (1.25%) Teradata
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