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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 37 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 154 116 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.29% 6.19% 5.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.65% 27.10% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 114 109 116
Median salary £50,000 £44,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
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
432 428 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.65% 22.85% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 341 383 530
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,479
% change year-on-year
- +2.79%

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 1 October 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 106 (38.27%) Unix
2 102 (36.82%) Windows
3 96 (34.66%) MySQL
4 71 (25.63%) Finance
5 70 (25.27%) JavaScript
6 69 (24.91%) Apache
7 62 (22.38%) Git (software)
8 61 (22.02%) HTML
9 59 (21.30%) PHP
9 59 (21.30%) SQL
10 55 (19.86%) CSS
11 54 (19.49%) jQuery
12 52 (18.77%) Retail
13 51 (18.41%) Data Centre
14 50 (18.05%) SCCM
15 48 (17.33%) Red Hat
16 47 (16.97%) XML
17 46 (16.61%) Java
18 42 (15.16%) ITIL
18 42 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
18 42 (15.16%) Subversion
18 42 (15.16%) Service Delivery
19 41 (14.80%) Perl
19 41 (14.80%) Oracle
19 41 (14.80%) SCOM
19 41 (14.80%) Continuous Improvement
20 40 (14.44%) LAMP
20 40 (14.44%) VMware
21 39 (14.08%) Telecoms
21 39 (14.08%) Active Directory

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 69 (24.91%) Apache
2 28 (10.11%) nginx
3 26 (9.39%) MS Exchange
4 25 (9.03%) IIS
5 22 (7.94%) JBoss
5 22 (7.94%) WebLogic
6 21 (7.58%) CMS
7 15 (5.42%) SharePoint
8 14 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (5.05%) Tomcat
9 12 (4.33%) OpenStack
9 12 (4.33%) WebSphere
9 12 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (3.61%) Moodle
11 9 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
14 4 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 35 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 3 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (6.50%) assyst
2 13 (4.69%) Magento
2 13 (4.69%) Sentinel
3 4 (1.44%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Maximo
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.36%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.86%) Office 365
4 11 (3.97%) SaaS
5 10 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.53%) PaaS
7 4 (1.44%) GitHub
7 4 (1.44%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.44%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.08%) Apcera
9 2 (0.72%) IaaS
10 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (13.72%) SSL
2 37 (13.36%) Firewall
3 34 (12.27%) TCP/IP
4 28 (10.11%) DNS
5 16 (5.78%) SAN
6 13 (4.69%) DHCP
6 13 (4.69%) LAN
6 13 (4.69%) WAN
7 11 (3.97%) Wireless
8 10 (3.61%) HTTP
8 10 (3.61%) VoIP
9 7 (2.53%) MPLS
10 6 (2.17%) VPN
11 5 (1.81%) Internet
11 5 (1.81%) NAS
11 5 (1.81%) PBX
11 5 (1.81%) Skype
11 5 (1.81%) WLAN
12 4 (1.44%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.66%) MySQL
2 32 (11.55%) SQL Server
3 23 (8.30%) Redis
4 22 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.86%) MongoDB
6 17 (6.14%) DB2
7 13 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.33%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.08%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.72%) Big Data
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 62 (22.38%) Git (software)
2 42 (15.16%) Subversion
3 25 (9.03%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.97%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.17%) Bower
5 6 (2.17%) Grunt
6 4 (1.44%) CMake
6 4 (1.44%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.08%) gulp
8 2 (0.72%) Ant
8 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.72%) JUnit
8 2 (0.72%) webpack
9 1 (0.36%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
General
1 71 (25.63%) Finance
2 52 (18.77%) Retail
3 39 (14.08%) Telecoms
4 37 (13.36%) Banking
5 30 (10.83%) Games
6 27 (9.75%) Publishing
7 24 (8.66%) Manufacturing
8 19 (6.86%) Electronics
9 17 (6.14%) Retail Banking
10 6 (2.17%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.08%) Back Office
11 3 (1.08%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.72%) Front Office
12 2 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (28.16%) Developer
2 48 (17.33%) PHP Developer
3 29 (10.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (10.11%) MySQL Developer
5 26 (9.39%) Consultant
6 25 (9.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 25 (9.03%) Technical Specialist
7 24 (8.66%) HTML Developer
8 21 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.86%) Analyst
9 19 (6.86%) Data Centre Engineer
9 19 (6.86%) HTML CSS Developer
9 19 (6.86%) LAMP Developer
9 19 (6.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 18 (6.50%) Monitoring Engineer
11 16 (5.78%) AWS Engineer
11 16 (5.78%) Technical Consultant
12 15 (5.42%) C++ Developer
13 14 (5.05%) Programmer
14 13 (4.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (22.02%) HTML
2 55 (19.86%) CSS
3 54 (19.49%) jQuery
4 47 (16.97%) XML
5 40 (14.44%) LAMP
6 34 (12.27%) JSON
7 32 (11.55%) HTML5
8 29 (10.47%) REST
9 22 (7.94%) Java EE
10 16 (5.78%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (4.69%) ELK Stack
12 11 (3.97%) Node.js
13 10 (3.61%) Symfony
14 8 (2.89%) CSS3
14 8 (2.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (2.89%) Zend Framework
15 7 (2.53%) AngularJS
15 7 (2.53%) Sass
16 6 (2.17%) Ajax
17 5 (1.81%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.41%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.75%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.66%) Computer Science
4 23 (8.30%) CMDB
5 14 (5.05%) PKI
6 12 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.97%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (2.89%) Fintech
9 6 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.81%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.81%) Animation
10 5 (1.81%) Clustering
10 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.08%) Online Gambling
11 3 (1.08%) PMI
11 3 (1.08%) Social Media
11 3 (1.08%) User Experience
12 2 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 106 (38.27%) Unix
2 102 (36.82%) Windows
3 38 (13.72%) Windows Server
4 36 (13.00%) Solaris
5 21 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.05%) Apple iOS
7 13 (4.69%) SUSE
8 12 (4.33%) CentOS
8 12 (4.33%) Ubuntu
9 10 (3.61%) Android
10 9 (3.25%) AIX
11 7 (2.53%) Debian
11 7 (2.53%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.08%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.72%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.16%) ITIL
1 42 (15.16%) Service Delivery
2 41 (14.80%) Continuous Improvement
3 36 (13.00%) DevOps
3 36 (13.00%) OO
4 33 (11.91%) Migration
5 31 (11.19%) E-Commerce
6 28 (10.11%) Presales
7 27 (9.75%) Change Management
8 23 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (8.30%) Line Management
8 23 (8.30%) Open Source
8 23 (8.30%) Service Management
9 22 (7.94%) OOP
10 21 (7.58%) Web Development
11 20 (7.22%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (6.86%) Content Management
12 19 (6.86%) Database Optimisation
13 16 (5.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 70 (25.27%) JavaScript
2 59 (21.30%) PHP
2 59 (21.30%) SQL
3 46 (16.61%) Java
4 41 (14.80%) Perl
5 32 (11.55%) C++
6 29 (10.47%) Python
7 26 (9.39%) Bash Shell
8 25 (9.03%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.86%) C#
10 12 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.89%) PHP 5
11 8 (2.89%) Ruby
12 4 (1.44%) VC++
13 2 (0.72%) C
13 2 (0.72%) ES6
13 2 (0.72%) Groovy
14 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (13.72%) Degree
2 31 (11.19%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.50%) LPIC
4 17 (6.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (5.78%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.17%) CCNA
7 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.17%) CISM
7 6 (2.17%) CISSP
8 5 (1.81%) ISEB
9 4 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.72%) MCSA
11 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.36%) CCNP
12 1 (0.36%) MCSE
12 1 (0.36%) NCDA
12 1 (0.36%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.08%) QA
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 33 (11.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.66%) Firmware
4 14 (5.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (3.97%) Docker
6 6 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.17%) vSphere
7 5 (1.81%) XenServer
8 4 (1.44%) XenApp
8 4 (1.44%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.08%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.36%) Snort
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 50 (18.05%) SCCM
2 41 (14.80%) SCOM
3 34 (12.27%) Puppet
4 23 (8.30%) NetBackup
5 21 (7.58%) Terraform
6 18 (6.50%) Backup Exec
6 18 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (6.50%) Tivoli
7 10 (3.61%) Consul
7 10 (3.61%) Packer
8 7 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (1.81%) Nessus
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (1.81%) Unicenter
10 4 (1.44%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.72%) Ansible
11 2 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.72%) rkt
12 1 (0.36%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 48 (17.33%) Red Hat
2 41 (14.80%) Oracle
3 40 (14.44%) VMware
4 32 (11.55%) Microsoft
5 24 (8.66%) IBM
6 23 (8.30%) Citrix
7 20 (7.22%) Adobe
8 17 (6.14%) Google
9 14 (5.05%) Cisco
10 10 (3.61%) ServiceNow
10 10 (3.61%) Sun
10 10 (3.61%) Zend
11 9 (3.25%) HP
12 8 (2.89%) NetApp
13 7 (2.53%) Sybase
14 6 (2.17%) ArcSight
14 6 (2.17%) CA
14 6 (2.17%) NetSuite
14 6 (2.17%) Splunk
14 6 (2.17%) Veeam
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