The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 3.64% 6.67% 16.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 21.05% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 18
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
21 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.09% 31.67% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 3 - - 1
Linux
Scotland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) WebSockets
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (27.27%) Jetty
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (27.27%) Jetty
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) DSL
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
3 1 (9.09%) Japanese Language
3 1 (9.09%) Korean Language
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (9.09%) Thai Language
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Development Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
1 3 (27.27%) WebSockets
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Email Management
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) AOP
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CWNA
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
3 2 (18.18%) Aruba
3 2 (18.18%) Ruckus Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
Stirling, Stirlingshire
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