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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 37 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 135 145 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.73% 7.14% 4.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.82% 31.45% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 94 142 86
Median salary £39,662 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.67% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
438 461 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.58% 22.69% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 343 424 363
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 122 (45.35%) MySQL
2 93 (34.57%) Windows
3 88 (32.71%) Apache
4 87 (32.34%) JavaScript
5 83 (30.86%) PHP
6 80 (29.74%) HTML
6 80 (29.74%) Unix
7 79 (29.37%) jQuery
8 77 (28.62%) Git (software)
8 77 (28.62%) CSS
9 75 (27.88%) LAMP
10 64 (23.79%) XML
11 60 (22.30%) Degree
12 58 (21.56%) JSON
13 53 (19.70%) OO
14 51 (18.96%) nginx
14 51 (18.96%) REST
15 50 (18.59%) SQL
15 50 (18.59%) Finance
16 49 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
17 48 (17.84%) E-Commerce
18 47 (17.47%) Web Development
19 45 (16.73%) Open Source
19 45 (16.73%) Service Delivery
20 44 (16.36%) Retail
20 44 (16.36%) Data Centre
21 42 (15.61%) Continuous Improvement
22 41 (15.24%) LEMP Stack
23 40 (14.87%) ITIL
24 38 (14.13%) Oracle

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 88 (32.71%) Apache
2 51 (18.96%) nginx
3 25 (9.29%) MS Exchange
4 21 (7.81%) CMS
5 13 (4.83%) IIS
5 13 (4.83%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.46%) Facebook Platform
6 12 (4.46%) JBoss
7 10 (3.72%) OpenStack
7 10 (3.72%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.97%) Moodle
10 7 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.86%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (13.75%) Magento
2 20 (7.43%) assyst
3 8 (2.97%) Sentinel
4 5 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.37%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.15%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.95%) Office 365
4 10 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (3.72%) GitHub
5 7 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.60%) CloudFront
6 6 (2.23%) PaaS
7 4 (1.49%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.12%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.74%) SaaS
10 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (13.01%) Firewall
2 30 (11.15%) TCP/IP
3 24 (8.92%) SAN
4 22 (8.18%) SSL
5 20 (7.43%) HTTP
6 17 (6.32%) DNS
7 12 (4.46%) Internet
8 10 (3.72%) VoIP
9 9 (3.35%) Wireless
10 8 (2.97%) DHCP
10 8 (2.97%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.23%) LAN
11 6 (2.23%) PBX
11 6 (2.23%) WAN
12 5 (1.86%) NAS
12 5 (1.86%) VLAN
12 5 (1.86%) WLAN
13 4 (1.49%) IPsec
13 4 (1.49%) MPLS
13 4 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (45.35%) MySQL
2 34 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.18%) DB2
4 17 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.32%) Redis
5 13 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (4.83%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.09%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.35%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.74%) Big Data
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.37%) Riak
12 1 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 77 (28.62%) Git (software)
2 34 (12.64%) Subversion
3 20 (7.43%) Eclipse
4 16 (5.95%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.86%) Bower
5 5 (1.86%) Grunt
6 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.12%) JUnit
6 3 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.74%) gulp
7 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.74%) webpack
8 1 (0.37%) Ant
8 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.37%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.37%) Maven
8 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 50 (18.59%) Finance
2 44 (16.36%) Retail
3 35 (13.01%) Games
4 34 (12.64%) Telecoms
5 24 (8.92%) Publishing
6 21 (7.81%) Manufacturing
7 19 (7.06%) Banking
8 17 (6.32%) Electronics
9 13 (4.83%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.86%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Front Office
12 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (31.60%) Developer
2 58 (21.56%) PHP Developer
3 27 (10.04%) MySQL Developer
4 26 (9.67%) Web Developer
5 24 (8.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (8.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 22 (8.18%) HTML Developer
7 22 (8.18%) Technical Specialist
8 20 (7.43%) Data Centre Engineer
8 20 (7.43%) Monitoring Engineer
9 19 (7.06%) Magento Developer
9 19 (7.06%) PHP Magento Developer
9 19 (7.06%) Software Engineer
10 18 (6.69%) LAMP Developer
10 18 (6.69%) PHP Web Developer
11 17 (6.32%) Analyst
11 17 (6.32%) HTML CSS Developer
11 17 (6.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 16 (5.95%) Senior Developer
13 14 (5.20%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (29.74%) HTML
2 79 (29.37%) jQuery
3 77 (28.62%) CSS
4 75 (27.88%) LAMP
5 64 (23.79%) XML
6 58 (21.56%) JSON
7 51 (18.96%) REST
8 41 (15.24%) LEMP Stack
9 32 (11.90%) Symfony
10 30 (11.15%) HTML5
11 24 (8.92%) Zend Framework
12 16 (5.95%) Node.js
13 13 (4.83%) ELK Stack
14 12 (4.46%) Java EE
15 11 (4.09%) Ajax
15 11 (4.09%) Web Services
16 8 (2.97%) CSS3
16 8 (2.97%) SOAP
16 8 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (2.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 38 (14.13%) Computer Science
3 37 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.81%) CMDB
5 13 (4.83%) Clustering
5 13 (4.83%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.46%) Online Gambling
7 11 (4.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 10 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.72%) PKI
9 8 (2.97%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.60%) User Experience
11 4 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.49%) Animation
11 4 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.74%) Handset
13 2 (0.74%) Social Media
14 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 93 (34.57%) Windows
2 80 (29.74%) Unix
3 37 (13.75%) Solaris
4 29 (10.78%) Ubuntu
5 24 (8.92%) Apple iOS
5 24 (8.92%) Debian
5 24 (8.92%) Windows Server
6 18 (6.69%) Android
7 17 (6.32%) SUSE
8 15 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.83%) AIX
10 8 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.60%) CentOS
11 7 (2.60%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.86%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (1.49%) CoreOS
13 4 (1.49%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.70%) OO
2 49 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.84%) E-Commerce
4 47 (17.47%) Web Development
5 45 (16.73%) Open Source
5 45 (16.73%) Service Delivery
6 42 (15.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 40 (14.87%) ITIL
8 35 (13.01%) Software Engineering
9 28 (10.41%) Line Management
9 28 (10.41%) OOD
10 27 (10.04%) DevOps
11 26 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (9.67%) Presales
12 25 (9.29%) Service Management
13 24 (8.92%) Database Optimisation
13 24 (8.92%) Scrum
14 23 (8.55%) Capacity Planning
14 23 (8.55%) Change Management
15 21 (7.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.34%) JavaScript
2 83 (30.86%) PHP
3 50 (18.59%) SQL
4 30 (11.15%) Java
5 27 (10.04%) PHP 5
6 26 (9.67%) C++
7 25 (9.29%) Shell Script
8 23 (8.55%) Perl
9 19 (7.06%) C#
10 13 (4.83%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.72%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.72%) Python
12 7 (2.60%) Ruby
13 6 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.86%) C
15 2 (0.74%) ES6
16 1 (0.37%) Groovy
16 1 (0.37%) Korn
16 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (22.30%) Degree
2 17 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.83%) ISEB
4 8 (2.97%) LPIC
5 7 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.60%) CCNA
5 7 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.23%) CISSP
6 6 (2.23%) MCSA
6 6 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.86%) CISM
7 5 (1.86%) MCSE
8 4 (1.49%) MCITP
8 4 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.74%) GIAC
9 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.37%) CEH
10 1 (0.37%) GCIH
10 1 (0.37%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.35%) SLA
2 7 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.86%) QA
4 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (11.15%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.18%) Firmware
4 12 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (4.09%) Docker
5 11 (4.09%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.97%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (2.97%) XenApp
6 8 (2.97%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.60%) vSphere
8 5 (1.86%) XenServer
9 4 (1.49%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.12%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.37%) KVM
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.37%) Snort
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (13.38%) SCCM
2 29 (10.78%) SCOM
3 23 (8.55%) Puppet
4 21 (7.81%) NetBackup
5 20 (7.43%) Tivoli
6 15 (5.58%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (4.83%) Oracle ZFS
7 13 (4.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (4.83%) Unicenter
8 12 (4.46%) Backup Exec
9 11 (4.09%) Terraform
10 9 (3.35%) Consul
10 9 (3.35%) Packer
11 5 (1.86%) Nessus
12 4 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
14 2 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
15 1 (0.37%) Ansible
15 1 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 38 (14.13%) Oracle
2 34 (12.64%) Google
3 32 (11.90%) Zend
4 31 (11.52%) VMware
5 22 (8.18%) IBM
5 22 (8.18%) Microsoft
6 20 (7.43%) Adobe
6 20 (7.43%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.32%) Citrix
8 14 (5.20%) CA
8 14 (5.20%) Sun
9 13 (4.83%) Veritas
10 12 (4.46%) Facebook
11 10 (3.72%) Cisco
12 9 (3.35%) HP
12 9 (3.35%) NetApp
13 8 (2.97%) Ruckus Wireless
13 8 (2.97%) SonicWALL
14 7 (2.60%) New Relic
15 6 (2.23%) Splunk
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