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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 22.22% 9.71% 4.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 47.62% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Median salary £33,000 £28,000 £73,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -61.90%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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 Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 47.22% 20.39% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 16
Median salary £52,500 £28,000 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -58.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stirling

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) VoIP
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) CEH
5 1 (11.11%) PKI
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Incident Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) GCIH
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian