The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Lanarkshire - - 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 South Lanarkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Lanarkshire 9.09% - 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Lanarkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the South Lanarkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Lanarkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in South Lanarkshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in South Lanarkshire

Linux
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Lanarkshire 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%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Lanarkshire 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 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) VMware