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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 6 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 7.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.25% 53.85% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware