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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 127 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.45% 9.46% 7.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.93% 35.98% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 75 44
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £35,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,100 £53,550
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
187 353 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.30% 26.30% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 193 149
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,900
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 20 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 69 (57.02%) Java
2 63 (52.07%) Finance
3 53 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (38.84%) Unix
5 40 (33.06%) SQL
6 39 (32.23%) Windows
7 32 (26.45%) Perl
7 32 (26.45%) Spring
8 27 (22.31%) Python
9 25 (20.66%) HTML
10 24 (19.83%) Relational Database
11 23 (19.01%) Oracle
11 23 (19.01%) JavaScript
11 23 (19.01%) Software Engineering
12 20 (16.53%) C++
13 19 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (14.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (14.88%) Microservices
14 18 (14.88%) SDLC
14 18 (14.88%) Red Hat
14 18 (14.88%) Banking
15 17 (14.05%) Hibernate
15 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
15 17 (14.05%) SOA
16 15 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
16 15 (12.40%) Open Source
17 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
17 14 (11.57%) Configuration Management

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 13 (10.74%) JBoss
2 10 (8.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (8.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.79%) Apache
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.48%) Confluence
5 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.65%) IIS
6 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Houdini
2 1 (0.83%) Maya
2 1 (0.83%) NUKE
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.44%) IaaS
3 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.96%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.96%) PaaS
5 3 (2.48%) SaaS
6 2 (1.65%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) Firewall
2 10 (8.26%) SAN
3 8 (6.61%) DNS
4 5 (4.13%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.31%) LDAP
6 2 (1.65%) HTTP
6 2 (1.65%) Internet
6 2 (1.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.65%) Multicast
6 2 (1.65%) SSH
7 1 (0.83%) Broadband
7 1 (0.83%) DVB
7 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.83%) LAN
7 1 (0.83%) Network Security
7 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.83%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.26%) DB2
3 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.61%) Big Data
4 8 (6.61%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.79%) MySQL
5 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.79%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.13%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.31%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.31%) Flink
7 4 (3.31%) KDB
7 4 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.48%) MarkLogic
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.65%) DataStage
9 2 (1.65%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.92%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.44%) JUnit
4 8 (6.61%) Maven
4 8 (6.61%) Subversion
5 4 (3.31%) Ant
5 4 (3.31%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.31%) JIRA
6 3 (2.48%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.48%) Selenium
6 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.65%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.83%) Gradle
8 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.83%) MSI
8 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 63 (52.07%) Finance
2 18 (14.88%) Banking
3 9 (7.44%) Games
4 6 (4.96%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.96%) Retail
5 5 (4.13%) Publishing
5 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) Front Office
6 4 (3.31%) Legal
7 2 (1.65%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 48 (39.67%) Developer
2 30 (24.79%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.74%) C++ Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Administrator
6 8 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.79%) Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Security Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Architect
10 4 (3.31%) Designer
10 4 (3.31%) IT Security Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.45%) Spring
2 25 (20.66%) HTML
3 17 (14.05%) Hibernate
4 13 (10.74%) Web Services
5 11 (9.09%) XML
6 10 (8.26%) REST
7 9 (7.44%) JMS
7 9 (7.44%) Middleware
8 8 (6.61%) .NET
8 8 (6.61%) Java EE
8 8 (6.61%) SOAP
9 7 (5.79%) CSS
9 7 (5.79%) HTML5
9 7 (5.79%) J2EE
9 7 (5.79%) jQuery
10 6 (4.96%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.96%) ELK Stack
11 5 (4.13%) J2SE
12 4 (3.31%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (3.31%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.13%) Derivative
5 4 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.31%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.31%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.31%) Replication
6 3 (2.48%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.48%) PKI
6 3 (2.48%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.48%) User Experience
6 3 (2.48%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.65%) Equities
7 2 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.84%) Unix
2 39 (32.23%) Windows
3 18 (14.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (9.09%) AIX
5 9 (7.44%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.61%) Solaris
7 7 (5.79%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.96%) Mac OS X
8 6 (4.96%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.31%) Android
9 4 (3.31%) CentOS
10 2 (1.65%) OpenVMS
10 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.83%) HPUX
11 1 (0.83%) VMS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.01%) Software Engineering
3 18 (14.88%) Microservices
3 18 (14.88%) SDLC
4 17 (14.05%) SOA
5 15 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.40%) Open Source
6 14 (11.57%) Configuration Management
7 12 (9.92%) Data Loss Prevention
7 12 (9.92%) Scrum
8 11 (9.09%) DevOps
8 11 (9.09%) OO
8 11 (9.09%) Web Development
9 10 (8.26%) High Availability
10 8 (6.61%) Analytics
10 8 (6.61%) Multithreading
10 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (5.79%) OOD
11 7 (5.79%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.02%) Java
2 40 (33.06%) SQL
3 32 (26.45%) Perl
4 27 (22.31%) Python
5 23 (19.01%) JavaScript
6 20 (16.53%) C++
7 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
8 12 (9.92%) C#
9 11 (9.09%) Ruby
10 7 (5.79%) VBScript
11 6 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.96%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.13%) VB
13 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.65%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.65%) C
14 2 (1.65%) Korn
14 2 (1.65%) Scala
15 1 (0.83%) Clojure
15 1 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (10.74%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) HND
4 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.83%) EnCE
5 1 (0.83%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.79%) Docker
4 6 (4.96%) Firmware
4 6 (4.96%) NFS
4 6 (4.96%) Samba
5 4 (3.31%) Apache Flume
6 3 (2.48%) RHEV
6 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.65%) Veritas File System
7 2 (1.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.83%) Ceph
8 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Kubernetes
1 6 (4.96%) Mesos
2 5 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.13%) Puppet
3 3 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.48%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.65%) Ansible
4 2 (1.65%) Legato
4 2 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.65%) SCCM
4 2 (1.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.83%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.83%) Kibana
5 1 (0.83%) logstash
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
2 18 (14.88%) Red Hat
3 14 (11.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.09%) Sybase
5 10 (8.26%) IBM
6 8 (6.61%) VMware
7 4 (3.31%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (3.31%) HP
7 4 (3.31%) Splunk
7 4 (3.31%) Symantec
8 2 (1.65%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.65%) Aveksa
8 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.65%) Cisco
8 2 (1.65%) EMC
8 2 (1.65%) F5
8 2 (1.65%) Informatica
8 2 (1.65%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.65%) Sun
8 2 (1.65%) Veritas
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