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

Linux
Scotland / Highlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Highlands 25.00% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 the Highlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Highlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Highlands 25.00% - 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £34,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the Highlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Highlands 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 the Highlands

Linux
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

Salary trend for Linux in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Highlands region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat