The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 149 128 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.29% 11.93% 7.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.34% 42.52% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 71 50
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
399 301 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.56% 28.05% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 256 141 164
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 144 (52.55%) Java
2 106 (38.69%) UNIX
3 97 (35.40%) Python
4 94 (34.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 93 (33.94%) Red Hat
6 84 (30.66%) Open Source
7 80 (29.20%) MongoDB
8 78 (28.47%) JBoss
9 74 (27.01%) SQL
10 73 (26.64%) OO
11 69 (25.18%) Jython
12 68 (24.82%) Finance
12 68 (24.82%) JavaScript
13 66 (24.09%) PostgreSQL
13 66 (24.09%) Drupal
14 64 (23.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 62 (22.63%) SugarCRM
16 56 (20.44%) Talend Open Studio
16 56 (20.44%) Talend
17 55 (20.07%) Pentaho
18 54 (19.71%) HTML
19 53 (19.34%) Oracle
20 52 (18.98%) Ubuntu
21 48 (17.52%) Git (software)
21 48 (17.52%) Windows
22 44 (16.06%) CSS
23 42 (15.33%) Middleware
24 41 (14.96%) Relational Database
24 41 (14.96%) jQuery
25 40 (14.60%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 66 (24.09%) Drupal
2 62 (22.63%) SugarCRM
3 16 (5.84%) Apache
4 11 (4.01%) WebLogic
5 10 (3.65%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.65%) nginx
6 9 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.55%) Mule
8 6 (2.19%) CMS
8 6 (2.19%) TIBCO EMS
8 6 (2.19%) GemFire
9 5 (1.82%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.82%) Facebook Platform
10 4 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.46%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.46%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.09%) Node.js
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.55%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.46%) MFGPRO
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.82%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.09%) SaaS
3 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.57%) SAN
2 13 (4.74%) Firewall
3 4 (1.46%) Internet
3 4 (1.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.46%) VPN
4 3 (1.09%) NAS
4 3 (1.09%) HTTP
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
5 2 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.73%) FTP
5 2 (0.73%) SMS
5 2 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.36%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.36%) WAN
6 1 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.36%) SNMP
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (29.20%) MongoDB
2 66 (24.09%) PostgreSQL
3 64 (23.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 55 (20.07%) Pentaho
5 41 (14.96%) Relational Database
6 32 (11.68%) RDBMS
7 30 (10.95%) SQL Server
8 23 (8.39%) MySQL
9 19 (6.93%) NoSQL
10 13 (4.74%) Oracle Database
11 10 (3.65%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (2.55%) Big Data
14 6 (2.19%) Sybase IQ
14 6 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.82%) Redis
15 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (1.09%) MarkLogic
16 3 (1.09%) KDB
Development Applications
1 56 (20.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 48 (17.52%) Git (software)
3 40 (14.60%) Subversion
4 17 (6.20%) Trac
5 13 (4.74%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.74%) Jasmine
6 12 (4.38%) JUnit
6 12 (4.38%) Maven
7 9 (3.28%) ClearCase
8 8 (2.92%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.19%) RSpec
9 6 (2.19%) Hudson
10 5 (1.82%) PHPUnit
10 5 (1.82%) Behat
10 5 (1.82%) Ant
11 4 (1.46%) Selenium
12 3 (1.09%) Mocha
12 3 (1.09%) QUnit
12 3 (1.09%) JSUnit
12 3 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 68 (24.82%) Finance
2 21 (7.66%) Banking
3 17 (6.20%) Advertising
4 16 (5.84%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.11%) Front Office
6 13 (4.74%) Legal
7 10 (3.65%) Games
8 6 (2.19%) Marketing
9 2 (0.73%) Retail
9 2 (0.73%) Publishing
10 1 (0.36%) French Language
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (52.55%) Developer
2 44 (16.06%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.23%) Architect
4 27 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 22 (8.03%) Analyst
6 19 (6.93%) Ruby Developer
6 19 (6.93%) Software Engineer
7 14 (5.11%) DBA
8 12 (4.38%) Administrator
8 12 (4.38%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.38%) Support Analyst
9 11 (4.01%) Oracle DBA
10 10 (3.65%) Technical Architect
11 9 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (2.92%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (2.92%) Junior
12 8 (2.92%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (19.71%) HTML
2 44 (16.06%) CSS
3 42 (15.33%) Middleware
4 41 (14.96%) jQuery
5 39 (14.23%) Spring
6 23 (8.39%) Ruby on Rails
7 21 (7.66%) XML
8 20 (7.30%) HTML5
9 19 (6.93%) Hibernate
10 18 (6.57%) J2EE
10 18 (6.57%) REST
11 15 (5.47%) .NET
12 14 (5.11%) Web Services
13 12 (4.38%) JMS
13 12 (4.38%) Backbone.js
13 12 (4.38%) Ember.js
14 11 (4.01%) LAMP
15 10 (3.65%) CSS3
16 9 (3.28%) AngularJS
16 9 (3.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (30.66%) Open Source
2 16 (5.84%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.11%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.38%) Derivative
5 11 (4.01%) Equities
6 9 (3.28%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (2.55%) Blog
7 7 (2.55%) Online Games
7 7 (2.55%) GIS
8 5 (1.82%) Social Media
8 5 (1.82%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.46%) Physics
10 3 (1.09%) W3C
10 3 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.09%) Clustering
11 2 (0.73%) Replication
11 2 (0.73%) BBC
11 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 106 (38.69%) UNIX
2 94 (34.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (18.98%) Ubuntu
4 48 (17.52%) Windows
5 31 (11.31%) Solaris
6 16 (5.84%) Debian
7 12 (4.38%) AIX
8 10 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.55%) CentOS
10 7 (2.55%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.19%) Android
11 6 (2.19%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.46%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.73%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.73%) zOS
13 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.64%) OO
2 36 (13.14%) TDD
3 34 (12.41%) Multithreading
4 32 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (10.22%) TOGAF
7 25 (9.12%) Unit Testing
8 24 (8.76%) MVC
9 20 (7.30%) OOD
9 20 (7.30%) BDD
10 19 (6.93%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.57%) ITIL
12 13 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (4.74%) Scrum
13 12 (4.38%) Pair Programming
14 9 (3.28%) OO PHP
14 9 (3.28%) Web Development
14 9 (3.28%) SOA
15 8 (2.92%) UML
15 8 (2.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 144 (52.55%) Java
2 97 (35.40%) Python
3 74 (27.01%) SQL
4 69 (25.18%) Jython
5 68 (24.82%) JavaScript
6 33 (12.04%) Ruby
7 32 (11.68%) Perl
7 32 (11.68%) PHP
8 29 (10.58%) C++
9 25 (9.12%) Shell Script
10 14 (5.11%) C#
11 12 (4.38%) Bash Shell
12 11 (4.01%) T-SQL
13 9 (3.28%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.92%) C
15 6 (2.19%) Scala
16 5 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
16 5 (1.82%) AWK
17 4 (1.46%) VC++
17 4 (1.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (9.12%) Degree
2 15 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.82%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) HL7
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.36%) NFS
5 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (3.65%) Capistrano
2 8 (2.92%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.82%) MOM
4 4 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.46%) Puppet
5 1 (0.36%) Ionix
5 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Control-M
5 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 93 (33.94%) Red Hat
2 78 (28.47%) JBoss
3 56 (20.44%) Talend
4 53 (19.34%) Oracle
5 25 (9.12%) Sybase
6 19 (6.93%) VMware
7 10 (3.65%) Microsoft
7 10 (3.65%) Informatica
8 8 (2.92%) HP
9 7 (2.55%) Google
10 6 (2.19%) TIBCO
10 6 (2.19%) Cisco
11 5 (1.82%) Facebook
11 5 (1.82%) Twitter
11 5 (1.82%) Zend
12 4 (1.46%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.46%) Jaspersoft
13 3 (1.09%) IBM
13 3 (1.09%) Reuters
13 3 (1.09%) NetApp
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