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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
UK / Scotland
Rank 131 156 161
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £24,500 £34,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.98% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
2176 2847 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.86% 95.73% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1847 1924
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow +21 1 £24,500 -27.94%
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware