The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 5 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 18.75% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 16.67% 25.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

Linux
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Support
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat