The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.76% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 35.29% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine - 2 £45,000 -
Linux
Scotland

Linux
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware