The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 3 4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 9.09% 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Highlands region.

Operating Systems Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 36.36% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Highlands region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Linux
Salary Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Highlands region.

Linux Salary Trend in the Highlands