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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 96 137 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.25% 10.29% 12.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.85% 40.53% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 92
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
235 338 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.19% 25.38% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 125 216 188
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 112 (54.37%) Java
2 109 (52.91%) Finance
3 82 (39.81%) UNIX
4 80 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (29.61%) Python
6 57 (27.67%) SQL
7 51 (24.76%) TDD
8 46 (22.33%) Banking
9 45 (21.84%) Oracle
9 45 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (20.39%) Spring
11 41 (19.90%) Windows
12 40 (19.42%) Relational Database
13 38 (18.45%) JavaScript
14 37 (17.96%) Perl
15 36 (17.48%) Puppet
16 32 (15.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 32 (15.53%) HTML
16 32 (15.53%) OO
16 32 (15.53%) Shell Script
16 32 (15.53%) Maven
17 30 (14.56%) Hibernate
18 29 (14.08%) Ruby
19 27 (13.11%) RDBMS
19 27 (13.11%) Red Hat
19 27 (13.11%) HTML5
20 26 (12.62%) Opscode Chef
20 26 (12.62%) PHP
21 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
22 24 (11.65%) Sybase

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (5.83%) Apache
2 9 (4.37%) JBoss
3 6 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.94%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.97%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.97%) GroupWise
6 2 (0.97%) SAS
6 2 (0.97%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.97%) Drupal
7 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Office
1 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Oracle Utilities
2 5 (2.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.43%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.49%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.49%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) OpenShift
3 3 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.71%) SAN
2 11 (5.34%) Internet
3 10 (4.85%) Firewall
3 10 (4.85%) DNS
3 10 (4.85%) SNMP
4 9 (4.37%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.88%) NAS
6 6 (2.91%) HTTP
6 6 (2.91%) SMTP
7 3 (1.46%) Network Security
7 3 (1.46%) LAN
7 3 (1.46%) LDAP
8 2 (0.97%) SSH
8 2 (0.97%) ICMP
8 2 (0.97%) MPLS
8 2 (0.97%) WLAN
8 2 (0.97%) WAN
8 2 (0.97%) DHCP
8 2 (0.97%) RIP
8 2 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.42%) Relational Database
2 27 (13.11%) RDBMS
3 22 (10.68%) Oracle Database
4 19 (9.22%) MySQL
4 19 (9.22%) SQL Server
5 17 (8.25%) MongoDB
6 16 (7.77%) NoSQL
6 16 (7.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (7.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (6.80%) Big Data
9 11 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.88%) DB2
12 7 (3.40%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (2.91%) MarkLogic
13 6 (2.91%) Datomic
13 6 (2.91%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (2.91%) TimesTen
14 4 (1.94%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 32 (15.53%) Maven
2 22 (10.68%) JUnit
3 15 (7.28%) Ant
4 14 (6.80%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.83%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.34%) Gradle
7 10 (4.85%) Flash Builder
8 9 (4.37%) Mockito
8 9 (4.37%) TestNG
9 8 (3.88%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.94%) JIRA
10 4 (1.94%) Subversion
10 4 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.46%) Selenium
12 2 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.97%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 109 (52.91%) Finance
2 46 (22.33%) Banking
3 23 (11.17%) Telecoms
4 20 (9.71%) Games
5 18 (8.74%) Legal
6 11 (5.34%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.43%) Front Office
8 3 (1.46%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.97%) Billing
9 2 (0.97%) Electronics
9 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (45.63%) Developer
2 46 (22.33%) Java Developer
3 26 (12.62%) Senior Developer
4 19 (9.22%) Analyst
5 16 (7.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (6.80%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.80%) DBA
6 14 (6.80%) Python Developer
6 14 (6.80%) Oracle DBA
7 13 (6.31%) Applications Support
8 11 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.91%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (2.91%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (2.91%) Lead Developer
11 6 (2.91%) Administrator
11 6 (2.91%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.43%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.39%) Spring
2 32 (15.53%) HTML
3 30 (14.56%) Hibernate
4 27 (13.11%) HTML5
5 17 (8.25%) J2EE
6 16 (7.77%) XML
7 15 (7.28%) Web Services
7 15 (7.28%) Middleware
8 14 (6.80%) JMS
8 14 (6.80%) Ext JS
9 13 (6.31%) CSS
10 11 (5.34%) J2SE
11 10 (4.85%) iBATIS
11 10 (4.85%) JAXB
11 10 (4.85%) SAX
11 10 (4.85%) DOM
11 10 (4.85%) Flash
12 9 (4.37%) WebSockets
12 9 (4.37%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.37%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.40%) User Experience
3 7 (3.40%) Equities
3 7 (3.40%) Derivative
4 6 (2.91%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.91%) Semantic Web
5 5 (2.43%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (1.94%) Clustering
6 4 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.94%) iPad
6 4 (1.94%) RIA
7 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.46%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (39.81%) UNIX
2 41 (19.90%) Windows
3 32 (15.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (8.74%) Solaris
5 7 (3.40%) Android
6 6 (2.91%) AIX
6 6 (2.91%) CentOS
7 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.76%) TDD
3 45 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (15.53%) OO
5 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
6 23 (11.17%) DevOps
7 20 (9.71%) Configuration Management
7 20 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (9.22%) SDLC
8 19 (9.22%) Scrum
9 16 (7.77%) Unit Testing
10 14 (6.80%) Content Management
10 14 (6.80%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (6.31%) Open Source
12 12 (5.83%) OOD
12 12 (5.83%) Multithreading
13 11 (5.34%) Performance Analysis
13 11 (5.34%) ITIL
13 11 (5.34%) MVC
13 11 (5.34%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (54.37%) Java
2 61 (29.61%) Python
3 57 (27.67%) SQL
4 38 (18.45%) JavaScript
5 37 (17.96%) Perl
6 32 (15.53%) Shell Script
7 29 (14.08%) Ruby
8 26 (12.62%) PHP
9 17 (8.25%) PL/SQL
10 16 (7.77%) C++
11 15 (7.28%) C#
12 9 (4.37%) Bash Shell
13 7 (3.40%) Korn
14 6 (2.91%) AWK
14 6 (2.91%) C
14 6 (2.91%) sed
14 6 (2.91%) Bourne shell
14 6 (2.91%) Clojure
15 5 (2.43%) Scala
16 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (10.19%) Degree
2 4 (1.94%) EnCE
3 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.97%) CCNA
4 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) NCDA
4 1 (0.49%) HND
4 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.85%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.91%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.94%) Docker
4 4 (1.94%) vSphere
4 4 (1.94%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.46%) LXC
6 2 (0.97%) RACF
6 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.97%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 36 (17.48%) Puppet
2 26 (12.62%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (6.31%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (4.37%) Nagios
5 7 (3.40%) Munin
5 7 (3.40%) Graphite
5 7 (3.40%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (2.91%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.94%) Control-M
7 4 (1.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (1.94%) Ansible
7 4 (1.94%) logstash
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Statspack
8 3 (1.46%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.97%) Foglight
9 2 (0.97%) MOM
9 2 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 45 (21.84%) Oracle
2 27 (13.11%) Red Hat
3 24 (11.65%) Sybase
4 17 (8.25%) VMware
5 8 (3.88%) Sun
6 7 (3.40%) IBM
7 6 (2.91%) Veritas
7 6 (2.91%) Informatica
7 6 (2.91%) MapR
7 6 (2.91%) Vertica
8 5 (2.43%) EMC
9 4 (1.94%) Symantec
9 4 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.94%) Dell
9 4 (1.94%) Talend
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco
10 3 (1.46%) Google
11 2 (0.97%) Altiris
11 2 (0.97%) BT
11 2 (0.97%) HP
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