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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
UK / Scotland
Rank - 151 151
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.35%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
2163 2832 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.48% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1862 1910
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall

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 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft