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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 36 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 144 122 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.14% 6.20% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.53% 27.54% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 97 117 95
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Linux
West Midlands

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
417 443 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.77% 22.51% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 315 405 422
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 108 (40.91%) MySQL
2 91 (34.47%) Windows
3 89 (33.71%) Unix
4 82 (31.06%) JavaScript
5 73 (27.65%) Apache
6 72 (27.27%) PHP
7 71 (26.89%) HTML
8 67 (25.38%) CSS
9 66 (25.00%) jQuery
9 66 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 61 (23.11%) Finance
11 58 (21.97%) LAMP
12 56 (21.21%) SQL
13 51 (19.32%) Retail
14 50 (18.94%) Degree
15 49 (18.56%) XML
16 48 (18.18%) Data Centre
17 45 (17.05%) OO
18 44 (16.67%) SCCM
18 44 (16.67%) JSON
19 43 (16.29%) Continuous Improvement
19 43 (16.29%) ITIL
19 43 (16.29%) Service Delivery
20 41 (15.53%) nginx
21 38 (14.39%) Oracle
21 38 (14.39%) Solaris
21 38 (14.39%) E-Commerce
22 37 (14.02%) REST
23 36 (13.64%) Web Development
23 36 (13.64%) SCOM

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 73 (27.65%) Apache
2 41 (15.53%) nginx
3 27 (10.23%) MS Exchange
4 25 (9.47%) CMS
5 17 (6.44%) IIS
6 15 (5.68%) JBoss
7 14 (5.30%) SharePoint
8 13 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (4.55%) OpenStack
9 12 (4.55%) WebLogic
10 10 (3.79%) WebSphere
10 10 (3.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (3.41%) Moodle
12 8 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (3.03%) Facebook Platform
12 8 (3.03%) Tomcat
13 7 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (9.09%) Magento
2 20 (7.58%) assyst
3 12 (4.55%) Sentinel
4 5 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.52%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (1.14%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.38%) Maximo
7 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.38%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.44%) Office 365
4 11 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.89%) GitHub
5 5 (1.89%) SaaS
6 4 (1.52%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.52%) PaaS
7 3 (1.14%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.76%) Apcera
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.50%) Firewall
2 30 (11.36%) TCP/IP
3 29 (10.98%) SSL
4 22 (8.33%) DNS
5 21 (7.95%) SAN
6 15 (5.68%) HTTP
7 10 (3.79%) LAN
7 10 (3.79%) WAN
8 9 (3.41%) DHCP
8 9 (3.41%) Wireless
9 8 (3.03%) NetScaler
10 7 (2.65%) VoIP
11 6 (2.27%) Internet
12 5 (1.89%) NAS
12 5 (1.89%) VLAN
12 5 (1.89%) WLAN
13 4 (1.52%) L2TP
13 4 (1.52%) MPLS
13 4 (1.52%) SMTP
13 4 (1.52%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (40.91%) MySQL
2 34 (12.88%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.58%) DB2
4 16 (6.06%) Redis
5 15 (5.68%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.79%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.41%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.14%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.76%) Big Data
13 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.76%) Oracle Exadata
14 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 66 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.64%) Subversion
3 18 (6.82%) Eclipse
4 13 (4.92%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.27%) Bower
5 6 (2.27%) Grunt
6 4 (1.52%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.14%) CMake
7 3 (1.14%) gulp
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.76%) webpack
9 1 (0.38%) Ant
9 1 (0.38%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.38%) JUnit
9 1 (0.38%) Yeoman
General
1 61 (23.11%) Finance
2 51 (19.32%) Retail
3 35 (13.26%) Telecoms
4 29 (10.98%) Games
5 26 (9.85%) Publishing
6 25 (9.47%) Manufacturing
7 23 (8.71%) Banking
8 20 (7.58%) Electronics
9 15 (5.68%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.89%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.14%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.76%) Back Office
12 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.76%) Marketing
13 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (31.44%) Developer
2 54 (20.45%) PHP Developer
3 30 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 30 (11.36%) MySQL Developer
4 26 (9.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 25 (9.47%) HTML Developer
6 23 (8.71%) Technical Specialist
7 21 (7.95%) LAMP Developer
8 20 (7.58%) Data Centre Engineer
8 20 (7.58%) HTML CSS Developer
8 20 (7.58%) Monitoring Engineer
8 20 (7.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 20 (7.58%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.82%) Analyst
10 17 (6.44%) Consultant
11 16 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (6.06%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.30%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (4.92%) Graduate
13 13 (4.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.89%) HTML
2 67 (25.38%) CSS
3 66 (25.00%) jQuery
4 58 (21.97%) LAMP
5 49 (18.56%) XML
6 44 (16.67%) JSON
7 37 (14.02%) REST
8 32 (12.12%) HTML5
9 29 (10.98%) LEMP Stack
10 21 (7.95%) Symfony
11 18 (6.82%) Zend Framework
12 15 (5.68%) ELK Stack
12 15 (5.68%) Java EE
13 12 (4.55%) Node.js
14 9 (3.41%) CSS3
14 9 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (3.03%) Ajax
16 7 (2.65%) AngularJS
17 6 (2.27%) Sass
18 5 (1.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 34 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 22 (8.33%) CMDB
5 13 (4.92%) PKI
6 12 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (3.79%) Clustering
7 10 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.03%) Online Gambling
9 6 (2.27%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.89%) Animation
11 4 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.52%) User Experience
12 2 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.76%) Smart Home
12 2 (0.76%) Social Media
13 1 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 91 (34.47%) Windows
2 89 (33.71%) Unix
3 38 (14.39%) Solaris
4 25 (9.47%) Windows Server
5 22 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 20 (7.58%) Apple iOS
7 18 (6.82%) Debian
8 17 (6.44%) SUSE
9 15 (5.68%) Android
9 15 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (4.92%) AIX
11 8 (3.03%) CentOS
11 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.65%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (1.52%) CoreOS
14 4 (1.52%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.05%) OO
2 43 (16.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 43 (16.29%) ITIL
2 43 (16.29%) Service Delivery
3 38 (14.39%) E-Commerce
4 36 (13.64%) Web Development
5 35 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (13.26%) Open Source
6 31 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 27 (10.23%) Presales
9 26 (9.85%) DevOps
10 25 (9.47%) Change Management
10 25 (9.47%) Service Management
11 24 (9.09%) Migration
12 23 (8.71%) Capacity Planning
12 23 (8.71%) Line Management
12 23 (8.71%) OOP
13 21 (7.95%) Database Optimisation
14 20 (7.58%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.06%) JavaScript
2 72 (27.27%) PHP
3 56 (21.21%) SQL
4 36 (13.64%) Java
5 31 (11.74%) Perl
6 27 (10.23%) C++
7 21 (7.95%) C#
7 21 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 19 (7.20%) PHP 5
9 18 (6.82%) Python
10 15 (5.68%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.92%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.03%) Ruby
13 5 (1.89%) C
14 3 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.14%) VC++
15 2 (0.76%) ES6
16 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (18.94%) Degree
2 25 (9.47%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.55%) LPIC
4 11 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (3.79%) ISEB
6 8 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.65%) CCNA
7 7 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.65%) CISSP
8 6 (2.27%) AWS Certification
8 6 (2.27%) CISM
8 6 (2.27%) MCSA
8 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.89%) MCSE
10 4 (1.52%) MCITP
10 4 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.76%) GIAC
12 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.38%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.52%) SLA
3 3 (1.14%) QA
4 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 30 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.71%) Firmware
4 13 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (3.79%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.41%) Docker
7 8 (3.03%) XenApp
7 8 (3.03%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.89%) vSphere
8 5 (1.89%) XenServer
9 4 (1.52%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.14%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 44 (16.67%) SCCM
2 36 (13.64%) SCOM
3 26 (9.85%) Puppet
4 22 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 20 (7.58%) Tivoli
6 16 (6.06%) Backup Exec
6 16 (6.06%) Terraform
7 12 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (4.17%) Consul
8 11 (4.17%) Packer
9 10 (3.79%) Oracle ZFS
9 10 (3.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (3.79%) Unicenter
10 7 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.89%) Nessus
12 4 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Management
13 3 (1.14%) SCOrch
14 1 (0.38%) Ansible
14 1 (0.38%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 38 (14.39%) Oracle
2 31 (11.74%) VMware
3 28 (10.61%) Google
3 28 (10.61%) Red Hat
4 26 (9.85%) Microsoft
5 24 (9.09%) IBM
6 23 (8.71%) Adobe
7 21 (7.95%) Citrix
7 21 (7.95%) Zend
8 14 (5.30%) Sun
9 12 (4.55%) HP
10 11 (4.17%) CA
11 10 (3.79%) Veritas
12 9 (3.41%) Cisco
12 9 (3.41%) NetApp
13 8 (3.03%) Facebook
13 8 (3.03%) Ruckus Wireless
13 8 (3.03%) SonicWALL
14 6 (2.27%) ArcSight
14 6 (2.27%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37685.00 - £40961.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 42,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 6 days ago
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Aston University
Salary: From £38,896 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37685.00 - £40961.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
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