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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scientific Linux
Rank 898 917 888
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -29
Permanent jobs citing Scientific Linux 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.017% 0.035% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,309 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.21% -17.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -

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
29731 31047 30085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.86% 26.77% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24935 25747 25225
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scientific Linux over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Scientific Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Scientific Linux
Top 6 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 1 April 2015. 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
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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 +28 5 £40,000 +7.21%
London -20 4 £55,000 +47.41%
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £40,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -
Andover - 1 £40,000 -

Scientific Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Firmware
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Fedora
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) KVM
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) SAS
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Fortran
6 2 (22.22%) NFS
6 2 (22.22%) SNMP
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory

Scientific Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) CloudStack
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) CMake
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Support
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CPAN
2 1 (11.11%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Fedora
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Password Management
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Fortran
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Haskell
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMP
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) KVM
3 2 (22.22%) Docker
3 2 (22.22%) NFS
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) QEMU
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) SELinux
3 1 (11.11%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft