The table below looks at the statistics for Scientific Linux skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scientific 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
Scientific Linux
Rank 890 878 879
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scientific Linux 7 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.023% 0.040% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 6
Average salary £38,436 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.94% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30780 29937 32355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.48% 27.34% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25745 24877 27944
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Scientific Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Scientific Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scientific Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scientific Linux within the UK.

Scientific Linux Salary Trend in the UK

Scientific Linux
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scientific Linux within the UK 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
England -7 7 £38,436 -35.94%
London +21 4 £38,436 -35.94%
South East +8 3 £48,500 -19.16%
Havant - 3 £48,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £48,500 -

Scientific Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Scientific 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 Scientific Linux.

1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) NFS
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) SNMP
3 4 (57.14%) PMP
3 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) SSH
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Network Management
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum

Scientific Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Scientific 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 Scientific Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SSH
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Support
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Support
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Fedora
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
2 4 (57.14%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) vCloud
3 2 (28.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware