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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 35 30 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 60 101 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.41% 7.79% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.48% 32.37% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 58 64
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,700 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £53,550
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 174 312 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 18.59% 24.06% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 85 172 146
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.79% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 50 (44.64%) Java
2 45 (40.18%) Finance
3 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (37.50%) Windows
5 37 (33.04%) Unix
6 34 (30.36%) SQL
7 28 (25.00%) Python
8 26 (23.21%) Spring
8 26 (23.21%) Software Engineering
9 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 21 (18.75%) Perl
9 21 (18.75%) HTML
10 20 (17.86%) Relational Database
11 19 (16.96%) Active Directory
12 17 (15.18%) Oracle
13 16 (14.29%) C++
13 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (13.39%) Open Source
14 15 (13.39%) XML
14 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
15 14 (12.50%) SOA
15 14 (12.50%) Microservices
15 14 (12.50%) Analytics
16 13 (11.61%) Jenkins
16 13 (11.61%) Hibernate
17 12 (10.71%) Scrum
17 12 (10.71%) VMware
17 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related 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 10 (8.93%) JBoss
2 6 (5.36%) Apache
2 6 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.46%) Apache Pig
3 5 (4.46%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.89%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.89%) Houdini
3 1 (0.89%) Maya
3 1 (0.89%) NUKE
3 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.14%) IaaS
4 6 (5.36%) PaaS
5 5 (4.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.46%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.68%) SaaS
7 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) Firewall
2 8 (7.14%) SAN
3 7 (6.25%) DNS
4 5 (4.46%) LDAP
5 4 (3.57%) LAN
5 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.57%) WAN
6 3 (2.68%) HTTP
6 3 (2.68%) Internet
6 3 (2.68%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.68%) SSH
6 3 (2.68%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.79%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.79%) Multicast
8 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.89%) Network Security
8 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.14%) Big Data
3 8 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.46%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.46%) DB2
4 5 (4.46%) Flink
4 5 (4.46%) MySQL
5 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.79%) MS Access
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.89%) MSDE
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.57%) Maven
3 4 (3.57%) Subversion
4 3 (2.68%) Ant
4 3 (2.68%) Hudson
4 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.79%) Grunt
5 2 (1.79%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.79%) MSI
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.89%) JIRA
6 1 (0.89%) JUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.89%) Travis CI
General
1 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Banking
3 6 (5.36%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) Games
5 4 (3.57%) Publishing
6 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Administrator
5 8 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) C++ Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.46%) Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.57%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Development Manager
10 3 (2.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.21%) Spring
2 21 (18.75%) HTML
3 15 (13.39%) XML
4 13 (11.61%) Hibernate
5 10 (8.93%) Java EE
5 10 (8.93%) SOAP
6 9 (8.04%) Web Services
7 8 (7.14%) J2EE
7 8 (7.14%) Middleware
8 7 (6.25%) CSS
8 7 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (6.25%) REST
9 6 (5.36%) HTML5
9 6 (5.36%) JSON
10 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.46%) jQuery
10 5 (4.46%) Kafka
10 5 (4.46%) NumPy
10 5 (4.46%) SciPy
10 5 (4.46%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 7 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.46%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.68%) PKI
6 3 (2.68%) User Experience
7 2 (1.79%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.79%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.89%) Verilog
8 1 (0.89%) VHDL
8 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.50%) Windows
2 37 (33.04%) Unix
3 16 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.71%) AIX
5 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
6 8 (7.14%) Solaris
7 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.46%) CentOS
8 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.89%) Android
12 1 (0.89%) HPUX
12 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) Software Engineering
3 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (13.39%) Open Source
5 14 (12.50%) Analytics
5 14 (12.50%) Microservices
5 14 (12.50%) SOA
6 12 (10.71%) Scrum
6 12 (10.71%) SDLC
7 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.82%) Multithreading
8 10 (8.93%) ITIL
9 9 (8.04%) Service Delivery
10 8 (7.14%) Software Distribution
10 8 (7.14%) Web Development
11 7 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 7 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (6.25%) DevOps
11 7 (6.25%) Low Latency
12 5 (4.46%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.64%) Java
2 34 (30.36%) SQL
3 28 (25.00%) Python
4 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.75%) Perl
5 16 (14.29%) C++
6 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.14%) Ruby
9 7 (6.25%) C
9 7 (6.25%) C#
9 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.36%) VB
11 5 (4.46%) VBScript
12 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.68%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.68%) Groovy
13 3 (2.68%) Scala
14 2 (1.79%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.57%) HND
4 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.79%) CCNA
5 2 (1.79%) CCNP
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) CISSP
5 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.89%) EnCE
6 1 (0.89%) GIAC
6 1 (0.89%) MCSA
6 1 (0.89%) MCSE
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (16.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.36%) Docker
3 6 (5.36%) Firmware
3 6 (5.36%) NFS
3 6 (5.36%) Samba
4 5 (4.46%) Apache Flume
5 3 (2.68%) RHEV
6 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.79%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.89%) Ceph
7 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (4.46%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.46%) Mesos
2 3 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.68%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
3 2 (1.79%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.79%) Nagios
3 2 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.89%) Kibana
4 1 (0.89%) logstash
4 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (15.18%) Oracle
2 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
3 12 (10.71%) VMware
4 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.93%) IBM
6 8 (7.14%) Cisco
6 8 (7.14%) Splunk
7 6 (5.36%) CyberArk
7 6 (5.36%) Symantec
8 4 (3.57%) EMC
8 4 (3.57%) HP
9 3 (2.68%) Dell
9 3 (2.68%) F5
9 3 (2.68%) Forcepoint
9 3 (2.68%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.79%) Aveksa
10 2 (1.79%) Brocade
10 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.79%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.79%) Veeam
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