The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 61 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 14.48% 14.15% 7.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.24% 43.57% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 17
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +82.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Operating Systems Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
93 140 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 31.31% 32.48% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85 131 84
Average salary £33,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.04% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Linux
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bath

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bath region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bath

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing 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 Linux.

1 38 (46.91%) MySQL
2 31 (38.27%) PHP
3 30 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 27 (33.33%) Windows
5 25 (30.86%) Puppet
6 23 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (24.69%) REST
7 20 (24.69%) OO
7 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
7 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
8 19 (23.46%) Web Services
8 19 (23.46%) VMware
9 18 (22.22%) OO PHP
10 17 (20.99%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (20.99%) Apache
10 17 (20.99%) HTML
10 17 (20.99%) CSS
11 16 (19.75%) SAN
11 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (18.52%) RESTful
13 14 (17.28%) Subversion
13 14 (17.28%) Perl
14 13 (16.05%) Redis
14 13 (16.05%) Riak
15 12 (14.81%) CentOS
15 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
16 11 (13.58%) OOP
16 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
16 11 (13.58%) CSS3

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.99%) Apache
2 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.70%) nginx
3 3 (3.70%) JBoss
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) lighttpd
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) SAN
2 9 (11.11%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) IPsec
2 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.11%) SSL
2 9 (11.11%) NAS
3 6 (7.41%) DNS
4 3 (3.70%) VPN
4 3 (3.70%) Internet
4 3 (3.70%) OSPF
5 2 (2.47%) BGP
5 2 (2.47%) VLAN
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.47%) VoIP
5 2 (2.47%) HTTP
5 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (46.91%) MySQL
2 13 (16.05%) Redis
2 13 (16.05%) Riak
3 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.35%) CouchDB
5 8 (9.88%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (8.64%) SQLite
7 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.28%) Subversion
3 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.17%) JUnit
6 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.70%) Maven
6 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.70%) EasyMock
6 3 (3.70%) Mockito
6 3 (3.70%) gulp
7 2 (2.47%) Trac
7 2 (2.47%) PEAR
7 2 (2.47%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.47%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.35%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) PHP Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Administrator
3 10 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Junior
4 8 (9.88%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Junior PHP Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Junior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Architect
8 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) REST
2 19 (23.46%) Web Services
3 17 (20.99%) HTML
3 17 (20.99%) CSS
4 15 (18.52%) RESTful
5 11 (13.58%) Smarty
5 11 (13.58%) HTML5
5 11 (13.58%) CSS3
6 10 (12.35%) LAMP
7 9 (11.11%) Ajax
8 8 (9.88%) JSON
9 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.41%) jQuery
10 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
10 6 (7.41%) Spring
10 6 (7.41%) SOAP
11 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.70%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.70%) Spring Integration
11 3 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.94%) Wiki
4 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) DTV
5 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.23%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Windows
2 23 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.81%) CentOS
4 10 (12.35%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.35%) UNIX
4 10 (12.35%) Android
5 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.70%) Solaris
7 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.47%) Debian
8 2 (2.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) OO
2 18 (22.22%) OO PHP
3 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.58%) OOP
4 11 (13.58%) Analytics
5 10 (12.35%) Android Development
5 10 (12.35%) iOS Development
5 10 (12.35%) Functional Programming
6 8 (9.88%) DevOps
7 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.41%) Scrum
8 6 (7.41%) ITIL
8 6 (7.41%) Release Management
9 5 (6.17%) Line Management
9 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.17%) Process Management
9 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) PHP
2 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.28%) Perl
4 10 (12.35%) Erlang
5 8 (9.88%) Java
5 8 (9.88%) PHP5
6 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.64%) Objective-C
6 7 (8.64%) SQL
7 6 (7.41%) Ruby
8 5 (6.17%) Python
9 4 (4.94%) C
10 2 (2.47%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) Delphi
11 1 (1.23%) C#
11 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) vCloud
4 2 (2.47%) NFS
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.47%) Postfix
4 2 (2.47%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.23%) Xen
5 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) Puppet
2 17 (20.99%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.41%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.17%) Graphite
5 4 (4.94%) Zenoss
5 4 (4.94%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.47%) Cacti
6 2 (2.47%) Nagios
6 2 (2.47%) SCOM
6 2 (2.47%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.47%) SmokePing
6 2 (2.47%) Icinga
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) VMware
3 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.88%) Cisco
5 7 (8.64%) Google
5 7 (8.64%) Facebook
5 7 (8.64%) Twitter
6 5 (6.17%) HP
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle
7 2 (2.47%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.23%) Citrix
8 1 (1.23%) Borland
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