The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 22 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 172 146 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.01% 8.01% 6.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.44% 40.67% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 142 115 108
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
341 359 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.85% 19.69% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 284 308 426
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Linux
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Birmingham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 142 (43.29%) Windows
2 136 (41.46%) Unix
3 92 (28.05%) Java
4 86 (26.22%) Finance
5 77 (23.48%) SQL
6 69 (21.04%) Microsoft
7 68 (20.73%) Data Centre
8 67 (20.43%) Python
9 64 (19.51%) Red Hat
9 64 (19.51%) VMware
10 63 (19.21%) MS Excel
11 60 (18.29%) JavaScript
12 59 (17.99%) Windows Server
13 58 (17.68%) MySQL
14 54 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (16.46%) SCCM
15 52 (15.85%) SCOM
16 50 (15.24%) TCP/IP
17 49 (14.94%) C++
18 48 (14.63%) ITIL
18 48 (14.63%) Apache
19 47 (14.33%) Perl
20 46 (14.02%) Retail
20 46 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (13.72%) Oracle
22 44 (13.41%) Active Directory
22 44 (13.41%) Service Delivery
22 44 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
22 44 (13.41%) Banking
23 43 (13.11%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 48 (14.63%) Apache
2 32 (9.76%) JBoss
3 29 (8.84%) WebLogic
4 25 (7.62%) IIS
4 25 (7.62%) MS Exchange
5 22 (6.71%) WebSphere
6 17 (5.18%) nginx
7 14 (4.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (4.27%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.83%) CMS
10 5 (1.52%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.52%) WordPress
11 4 (1.22%) Moodle
12 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.91%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 63 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (1.22%) MS Project
3 3 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (4.88%) assyst
2 12 (3.66%) Magento
3 9 (2.74%) Sentinel
4 4 (1.22%) Shopify
5 1 (0.30%) Maximo
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 44 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.27%) SaaS
4 11 (3.35%) Office 365
5 5 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.52%) PaaS
6 4 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.91%) IaaS
8 2 (0.61%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.30%) Apcera
9 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (15.24%) TCP/IP
2 42 (12.80%) DNS
2 42 (12.80%) Firewall
3 40 (12.20%) SSL
4 16 (4.88%) VoIP
5 13 (3.96%) DHCP
6 12 (3.66%) SAN
7 9 (2.74%) LAN
7 9 (2.74%) WAN
8 8 (2.44%) VPN
9 7 (2.13%) SNMP
10 6 (1.83%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (1.83%) HTTP
10 6 (1.83%) PBX
10 6 (1.83%) VoLTE
11 5 (1.52%) DSL
11 5 (1.52%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.52%) MPLS
11 5 (1.52%) Multicast
11 5 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.68%) MySQL
2 43 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 23 (7.01%) MongoDB
4 21 (6.40%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.79%) Redis
6 18 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 14 (4.27%) DB2
8 13 (3.96%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.44%) Big Data
10 3 (0.91%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.61%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (10.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.32%) Subversion
3 20 (6.10%) Eclipse
3 20 (6.10%) JIRA
3 20 (6.10%) Selenium
4 7 (2.13%) Robot Framework
5 6 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.83%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.22%) CMake
6 4 (1.22%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.91%) JUnit
8 2 (0.61%) Bower
8 2 (0.61%) Grunt
8 2 (0.61%) Hudson
8 2 (0.61%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.30%) Ant
9 1 (0.30%) gulp
9 1 (0.30%) Log4j
9 1 (0.30%) Yeoman
General
1 86 (26.22%) Finance
2 46 (14.02%) Retail
3 44 (13.41%) Banking
4 28 (8.54%) Publishing
5 26 (7.93%) Telecoms
6 22 (6.71%) Games
7 21 (6.40%) Marketing
8 13 (3.96%) Retail Banking
9 9 (2.74%) Manufacturing
10 8 (2.44%) International Banking
11 5 (1.52%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.22%) Electronics
13 2 (0.61%) Back Office
13 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.30%) Advertising
14 1 (0.30%) Automotive
14 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (20.12%) Developer
2 42 (12.80%) Consultant
3 28 (8.54%) Analyst
4 27 (8.23%) Linux Engineer
5 26 (7.93%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (7.93%) PHP Developer
6 25 (7.62%) Technical Specialist
7 21 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (6.40%) Java Developer
7 21 (6.40%) Technical Consultant
8 20 (6.10%) Junior
9 19 (5.79%) Cloud Engineer
9 19 (5.79%) Graduate
9 19 (5.79%) Graduate Developer
9 19 (5.79%) Junior Developer
10 18 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (5.18%) Data Centre Engineer
12 16 (4.88%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.88%) Implementation Consultant
12 16 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.89%) XML
2 33 (10.06%) HTML
3 31 (9.45%) Java EE
4 30 (9.15%) CSS
5 29 (8.84%) jQuery
6 28 (8.54%) J2EE
7 24 (7.32%) JSON
8 20 (6.10%) REST
9 17 (5.18%) .NET
9 17 (5.18%) ASP.NET
9 17 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (5.18%) LAMP
10 16 (4.88%) HTML5
11 13 (3.96%) Ajax
11 13 (3.96%) LEMP Stack
12 11 (3.35%) Web Services
13 7 (2.13%) Node.js
13 7 (2.13%) Sass
13 7 (2.13%) SOAP
13 7 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 68 (20.73%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.01%) CMDB
4 20 (6.10%) Fintech
5 14 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.35%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.52%) PKI
9 4 (1.22%) PMI
10 3 (0.91%) Animation
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.91%) Social Media
10 3 (0.91%) Statistics
11 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.61%) NHS
11 2 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 142 (43.29%) Windows
2 136 (41.46%) Unix
3 59 (17.99%) Windows Server
4 33 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (6.10%) Solaris
6 15 (4.57%) AIX
7 11 (3.35%) CentOS
8 10 (3.05%) Mac OS
9 8 (2.44%) SUSE
10 7 (2.13%) Android
11 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.61%) Debian
14 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.61%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.30%) HPUX
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (14.63%) ITIL
3 44 (13.41%) Service Delivery
4 39 (11.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 37 (11.28%) DevOps
6 35 (10.67%) Migration
7 30 (9.15%) MVC
8 25 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.62%) Change Management
8 25 (7.62%) SOA
9 24 (7.32%) Line Management
9 24 (7.32%) Presales
10 21 (6.40%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (6.10%) Automation Testing
11 20 (6.10%) Service Management
12 17 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.18%) E-Commerce
13 16 (4.88%) Process Improvement
13 16 (4.88%) Project Management
13 16 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 92 (28.05%) Java
2 77 (23.48%) SQL
3 67 (20.43%) Python
4 60 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 49 (14.94%) C++
6 47 (14.33%) Perl
7 41 (12.50%) PHP
8 34 (10.37%) Bash Shell
9 31 (9.45%) Shell Script
10 22 (6.71%) C#
11 14 (4.27%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.96%) C
13 9 (2.74%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.22%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.22%) VC++
15 3 (0.91%) Ruby
16 2 (0.61%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (0.61%) VBScript
17 1 (0.30%) Korn
17 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 28 (8.54%) Degree
3 26 (7.93%) AWS Certification
4 23 (7.01%) BPSS Clearance
4 23 (7.01%) LPIC
5 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.44%) CISSP
7 7 (2.13%) CCNA
7 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.13%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.83%) CEH
8 6 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.83%) MCSE
8 6 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.22%) OSCP
9 4 (1.22%) SSCP
10 3 (0.91%) MCSA
10 3 (0.91%) PMP
11 2 (0.61%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.91%) SLA
4 2 (0.61%) QA
4 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 25 (7.62%) Firmware
4 14 (4.27%) Docker
5 6 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.83%) Kamailio
6 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.91%) XenServer
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.61%) vSphere
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 54 (16.46%) SCCM
2 52 (15.85%) SCOM
3 38 (11.59%) Puppet
4 30 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (7.01%) Backup Exec
5 23 (7.01%) NetBackup
6 22 (6.71%) Tivoli
7 15 (4.57%) Terraform
8 7 (2.13%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.91%) Consul
9 3 (0.91%) Icinga
9 3 (0.91%) Packer
9 3 (0.91%) QRadar
9 3 (0.91%) vRealize
10 2 (0.61%) Ansible
11 1 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.30%) rkt
11 1 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 69 (21.04%) Microsoft
2 64 (19.51%) Red Hat
2 64 (19.51%) VMware
3 45 (13.72%) Oracle
4 32 (9.76%) Citrix
5 31 (9.45%) IBM
6 22 (6.71%) Cisco
7 15 (4.57%) Sybase
8 14 (4.27%) ServiceNow
9 11 (3.35%) HP
10 9 (2.74%) NetSuite
10 9 (2.74%) Veeam
11 8 (2.44%) Google
11 8 (2.44%) NetApp
12 7 (2.13%) SAP
13 6 (1.83%) Adobe
13 6 (1.83%) BroadSoft
14 4 (1.22%) EMC
14 4 (1.22%) Sun
14 4 (1.22%) Zend
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