The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 145 162 156
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 4 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.093% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.097% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £38,000 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +10.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
Linux Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2644 3091 3556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.90% 95.49% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1969 2286
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Scotland

Linux Support
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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
Edinburgh +7 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Fife - 1 £34,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £38,000 - 1
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Linux Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Puppet
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Munin
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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