The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 92 166 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.67% 13.00% 10.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.87% 47.70% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 60
Median salary £43,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.79% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £75,250
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 Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 174 348 286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.51% 27.25% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 115 172 145
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Linux
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Linux in Glasgow

Linux
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Linux.

1 60 (39.74%) Windows
2 54 (35.76%) SQL
3 50 (33.11%) Unix
4 44 (29.14%) Java
5 40 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (23.18%) Software Engineering
7 30 (19.87%) Finance
8 27 (17.88%) Python
8 27 (17.88%) Relational Database
9 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
10 25 (16.56%) C
11 23 (15.23%) Perl
12 21 (13.91%) Oracle
13 19 (12.58%) SQL Server
13 19 (12.58%) C++
13 19 (12.58%) OO
13 19 (12.58%) VMware
13 19 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (11.92%) Embedded Linux
14 18 (11.92%) IBM
14 18 (11.92%) Active Directory
15 17 (11.26%) Spring
16 16 (10.60%) AIX
16 16 (10.60%) ITIL
16 16 (10.60%) SDLC
16 16 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (9.93%) Web Development
17 15 (9.93%) Bash Shell
17 15 (9.93%) XML

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (3.97%) Apache
1 6 (3.97%) WebSphere
1 6 (3.97%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.65%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.32%) Drupal
5 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (0.66%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.64%) IaaS
4 5 (3.31%) PaaS
5 4 (2.65%) SaaS
6 3 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.99%) Office 365
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.66%) GitHub
7 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) Firewall
2 10 (6.62%) SAN
3 8 (5.30%) LAN
3 8 (5.30%) WAN
4 7 (4.64%) LDAP
5 6 (3.97%) HTTP
6 5 (3.31%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.65%) DHCP
7 4 (2.65%) DNS
8 3 (1.99%) Internet
8 3 (1.99%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.99%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.32%) Bluetooth
9 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.32%) SSL
9 2 (1.32%) VLAN
9 2 (1.32%) VoIP
9 2 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) Relational Database
2 19 (12.58%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.96%) MySQL
4 7 (4.64%) DB2
5 6 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.99%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.99%) MS Access
9 2 (1.32%) Big Data
9 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.66%) Flink
10 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.66%) Redis
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.65%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.99%) Ant
4 3 (1.99%) Hudson
4 3 (1.99%) Maven
4 3 (1.99%) Subversion
5 2 (1.32%) Grunt
5 2 (1.32%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.32%) JIRA
5 2 (1.32%) MSI
5 2 (1.32%) PhpStorm
5 2 (1.32%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.32%) Travis CI
5 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.66%) Clang
6 1 (0.66%) JUnit
6 1 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 30 (19.87%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.99%) Music Industry
4 3 (1.99%) Publishing
5 2 (1.32%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (27.15%) Developer
2 22 (14.57%) Software Engineer
3 18 (11.92%) Embedded Engineer
4 16 (10.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (9.93%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.61%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Embedded C Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Kernel Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Kernel Software Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.96%) Administrator
9 8 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.30%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (4.64%) Analyst
10 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.26%) Spring
2 15 (9.93%) HTML
2 15 (9.93%) XML
3 10 (6.62%) CSS
3 10 (6.62%) jQuery
4 9 (5.96%) Middleware
5 8 (5.30%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.30%) Hibernate
5 8 (5.30%) J2EE
5 8 (5.30%) JSON
5 8 (5.30%) SOAP
6 7 (4.64%) Java EE
7 6 (3.97%) REST
8 5 (3.31%) .NET
8 5 (3.31%) JMS
8 5 (3.31%) LAMP
8 5 (3.31%) Servlets
8 5 (3.31%) Web Services
9 4 (2.65%) Ajax
9 4 (2.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.61%) Device Driver
3 7 (4.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.64%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.97%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.99%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.99%) Verilog
6 3 (1.99%) VHDL
7 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.32%) DataPower
7 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (39.74%) Windows
2 50 (33.11%) Unix
3 19 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (11.92%) Embedded Linux
5 16 (10.60%) AIX
6 13 (8.61%) Solaris
6 13 (8.61%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.31%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.65%) Android
9 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.65%) CentOS
10 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.66%) HPUX
12 1 (0.66%) SUSE
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.18%) Software Engineering
3 19 (12.58%) OO
4 16 (10.60%) ITIL
4 16 (10.60%) SDLC
5 15 (9.93%) Web Development
6 13 (8.61%) Analytics
6 13 (8.61%) Device Driver Development
7 12 (7.95%) Multithreading
8 11 (7.28%) Information Security
8 11 (7.28%) OOD
9 10 (6.62%) Open Source
9 10 (6.62%) SOA
10 8 (5.30%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.30%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (5.30%) Refactoring
10 8 (5.30%) Scrum
10 8 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.64%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 54 (35.76%) SQL
2 44 (29.14%) Java
3 27 (17.88%) Python
4 26 (17.22%) JavaScript
5 25 (16.56%) C
6 23 (15.23%) Perl
7 19 (12.58%) C++
8 15 (9.93%) Bash Shell
9 13 (8.61%) Shell Script
10 11 (7.28%) C#
11 9 (5.96%) PowerShell
12 8 (5.30%) PHP
13 6 (3.97%) VB
14 5 (3.31%) Embedded C
14 5 (3.31%) VBScript
15 4 (2.65%) Korn
15 4 (2.65%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.99%) Groovy
16 3 (1.99%) Ruby
16 3 (1.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.31%) CISSP
4 4 (2.65%) MCSA
4 4 (2.65%) MCSE
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.99%) CCNP
5 3 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
6 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.66%) CEH
7 1 (0.66%) CISM
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.66%) HND
7 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.32%) QA
1 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (11.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.65%) Firmware
5 3 (1.99%) Docker
6 2 (1.32%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
6 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.66%) LXC
7 1 (0.66%) NFS
7 1 (0.66%) RHEV
7 1 (0.66%) Samba
7 1 (0.66%) Squid
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Ansible
1 5 (3.31%) Puppet
2 3 (1.99%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.99%) Nagios
3 2 (1.32%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.32%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.32%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.66%) Mesos
4 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.66%) SCCM
4 1 (0.66%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (13.91%) Oracle
2 19 (12.58%) VMware
3 18 (11.92%) IBM
4 13 (8.61%) Cisco
5 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
6 11 (7.28%) Red Hat
7 8 (5.30%) CyberArk
7 8 (5.30%) EMC
7 8 (5.30%) Symantec
8 5 (3.31%) F5
8 5 (3.31%) McAfee
9 4 (2.65%) Dell
9 4 (2.65%) Splunk
10 3 (1.99%) Forcepoint
10 3 (1.99%) Informatica
10 3 (1.99%) Intel
10 3 (1.99%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.32%) Citrix
11 2 (1.32%) HP
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow Area
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago