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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 38 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 52 111 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.70% 8.15% 9.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.23% 32.94% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 68 68
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,700 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
172 337 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.84% 24.74% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 97 175 169
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £48,000
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 24 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 58 (51.79%) Java
2 49 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (42.86%) Finance
4 41 (36.61%) Unix
5 40 (35.71%) Windows
6 30 (26.79%) SQL
7 29 (25.89%) Spring
8 28 (25.00%) Python
9 24 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 23 (20.54%) Perl
11 21 (18.75%) HTML
11 21 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 18 (16.07%) C++
12 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
12 18 (16.07%) Oracle
13 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (15.18%) Microservices
13 17 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (13.39%) Open Source
14 15 (13.39%) SOA
14 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
14 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
15 14 (12.50%) Configuration Management
15 14 (12.50%) XML
15 14 (12.50%) Hibernate
15 14 (12.50%) SDLC
16 13 (11.61%) Web Services
17 12 (10.71%) Banking
17 12 (10.71%) Git (software)

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 10 (8.93%) JBoss
2 8 (7.14%) Apache
2 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (4.46%) Apache Pig
4 5 (4.46%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.89%) Confluence
8 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.89%) Houdini
2 1 (0.89%) Maya
2 1 (0.89%) NUKE
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.14%) IaaS
4 6 (5.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.36%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.36%) PaaS
5 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.79%) SaaS
6 1 (0.89%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) SAN
2 7 (6.25%) Firewall
3 6 (5.36%) DNS
4 4 (3.57%) HTTP
4 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) LAN
5 3 (2.68%) SSH
5 3 (2.68%) WAN
6 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.79%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.79%) LDAP
6 2 (1.79%) Multicast
6 2 (1.79%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.89%) Broadband
7 1 (0.89%) DVB
7 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.89%) Network Security
7 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.04%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.14%) Big Data
3 8 (7.14%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.36%) DB2
5 5 (4.46%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.46%) Flink
6 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.68%) KDB
7 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.89%) MSDE
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.04%) Subversion
3 5 (4.46%) JUnit
3 5 (4.46%) Maven
4 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.68%) Ant
5 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.79%) Grunt
6 2 (1.79%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.79%) JIRA
6 2 (1.79%) MSI
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio Code
7 1 (0.89%) Hudson
7 1 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.89%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 48 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Games
4 6 (5.36%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Legal
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 44 (39.29%) Developer
2 28 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.39%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Administrator
6 9 (8.04%) C++ Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.36%) Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Storage Analyst
11 3 (2.68%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (2.68%) Security Engineer
11 3 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.68%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Server Analyst
11 3 (2.68%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.89%) Spring
2 21 (18.75%) HTML
3 14 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 14 (12.50%) XML
4 13 (11.61%) Web Services
5 9 (8.04%) Middleware
5 9 (8.04%) REST
6 8 (7.14%) Java EE
6 8 (7.14%) SOAP
7 7 (6.25%) CSS
7 7 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (6.25%) HTML5
7 7 (6.25%) J2EE
8 6 (5.36%) .NET
8 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.36%) JMS
9 5 (4.46%) jQuery
9 5 (4.46%) Kafka
9 5 (4.46%) NumPy
9 5 (4.46%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (5.36%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.46%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.57%) User Experience
6 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.68%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.79%) Derivative
7 2 (1.79%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.79%) PKI
8 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (36.61%) Unix
2 40 (35.71%) Windows
3 17 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (9.82%) AIX
5 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.25%) Solaris
7 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.46%) CentOS
8 5 (4.46%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.57%) Android
9 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.79%) OpenVMS
10 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.89%) HPUX
11 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (15.18%) Microservices
4 15 (13.39%) Open Source
4 15 (13.39%) SOA
5 14 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 14 (12.50%) SDLC
6 12 (10.71%) Analytics
7 10 (8.93%) Scrum
7 10 (8.93%) Web Development
8 9 (8.04%) DevOps
8 9 (8.04%) High Availability
8 9 (8.04%) ITIL
8 9 (8.04%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.14%) Software Distribution
10 7 (6.25%) TDD
11 6 (5.36%) Low Latency
11 6 (5.36%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.79%) Java
2 30 (26.79%) SQL
3 28 (25.00%) Python
4 23 (20.54%) Perl
5 18 (16.07%) C++
5 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.82%) C#
7 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.93%) Ruby
8 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.57%) C
9 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.57%) VB
10 3 (2.68%) VBScript
11 2 (1.79%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.79%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.79%) Korn
11 2 (1.79%) PHP
11 2 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.57%) HND
4 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) CCNA
5 2 (1.79%) CCNP
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.89%) CISSP
6 1 (0.89%) EnCE
6 1 (0.89%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) Docker
4 6 (5.36%) Firmware
4 6 (5.36%) NFS
4 6 (5.36%) Samba
5 5 (4.46%) Apache Flume
6 3 (2.68%) RHEV
7 2 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.79%) Veritas File System
7 2 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.89%) Ceph
8 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (5.36%) Kubernetes
1 6 (5.36%) Mesos
2 4 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 3 (2.68%) Ansible
3 3 (2.68%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.79%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.79%) Nagios
4 2 (1.79%) SCCM
4 2 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.89%) Kibana
5 1 (0.89%) logstash
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle
2 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) VMware
4 7 (6.25%) IBM
4 7 (6.25%) Splunk
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco
5 5 (4.46%) HP
5 5 (4.46%) Symantec
6 4 (3.57%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.68%) Dell
7 3 (2.68%) EMC
8 2 (1.79%) Aveksa
8 2 (1.79%) Brocade
8 2 (1.79%) Forcepoint
8 2 (1.79%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.79%) Sun
8 2 (1.79%) Veeam
8 2 (1.79%) Veritas
8 2 (1.79%) Zerto
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