The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 7.14% 6.90% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 19.05% 20.69% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Aberdeen

Linux
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Linux in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) ERP

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago