The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 3 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 20.00% - 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £28,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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 North Lanarkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
North Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 40.00% 23.53% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Median salary £33,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.60% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

Linux
Job Locations in North Lanarkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Lanarkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bellshill - 1 £28,500 -
Linux
Scotland

Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 North Lanarkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Customer Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat