The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Stirling
Rank - 15 14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - 3.39% 9.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 33.33% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 40.00% 10.17% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of job ads across the Stirling region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Linux
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stirling

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SANS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (16.67%) CSIRT
5 1 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) GCIH
5 1 (16.67%) CEH
5 1 (16.67%) PKI
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) GCIH
1 1 (16.67%) SANS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware