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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 41 36 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 120 123 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.03% 6.76% 4.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.44% 34.94% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 92 120 73
Median salary £38,250 £47,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.89% +19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
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
422 352 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.67% 19.34% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 342 325 373
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 £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 125 (49.02%) MySQL
2 101 (39.61%) JavaScript
3 93 (36.47%) HTML
4 92 (36.08%) PHP
5 90 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 88 (34.51%) Apache
7 87 (34.12%) LAMP
8 86 (33.73%) XML
8 86 (33.73%) jQuery
9 85 (33.33%) CSS
10 82 (32.16%) Windows
11 81 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (28.63%) Unix
13 69 (27.06%) Web Development
13 69 (27.06%) Open Source
14 66 (25.88%) JSON
15 65 (25.49%) REST
16 64 (25.10%) nginx
17 59 (23.14%) OO
18 58 (22.75%) LEMP Stack
19 56 (21.96%) E-Commerce
19 56 (21.96%) Magento
20 54 (21.18%) Degree
21 53 (20.78%) Symfony
21 53 (20.78%) Zend
22 51 (20.00%) Google
23 45 (17.65%) Scrum
24 43 (16.86%) SQL
25 42 (16.47%) OOD
25 42 (16.47%) Software Engineering

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 (34.51%) Apache
2 64 (25.10%) nginx
3 16 (6.27%) Node.js
4 13 (5.10%) Facebook Platform
5 11 (4.31%) CMS
5 11 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.31%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.92%) IIS
6 10 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.14%) JBoss
7 8 (3.14%) MS Exchange
8 7 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.35%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.35%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.57%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.57%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 56 (21.96%) Magento
2 13 (5.10%) assyst
3 6 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.18%) Sentinel
5 3 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.45%) GitHub
3 17 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (6.67%) CloudFront
4 11 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.14%) PaaS
6 7 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.75%) Office 365
7 6 (2.35%) SaaS
8 4 (1.57%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.16%) Firewall
2 18 (7.06%) Internet
2 18 (7.06%) SAN
2 18 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.67%) HTTP
4 13 (5.10%) SSL
5 11 (4.31%) DNS
6 9 (3.53%) VoIP
7 8 (3.14%) LAN
7 8 (3.14%) NetScaler
8 7 (2.75%) WAN
9 6 (2.35%) MPLS
9 6 (2.35%) VLAN
10 5 (1.96%) DHCP
10 5 (1.96%) PBX
10 5 (1.96%) Wireless
10 5 (1.96%) WLAN
11 4 (1.57%) IPsec
11 4 (1.57%) L2TP
11 4 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (49.02%) MySQL
2 26 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.67%) DB2
4 16 (6.27%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.27%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.88%) Redis
6 14 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.53%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.75%) Big Data
8 7 (2.75%) Neo4j
8 7 (2.75%) Pentaho
9 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 90 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.24%) Subversion
3 15 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 13 (5.10%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.31%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.75%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (1.96%) JUnit
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.18%) Selenium
8 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.78%) gulp
9 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.78%) webpack
10 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.39%) JIRA
10 1 (0.39%) Maven
10 1 (0.39%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (12.55%) Games
2 30 (11.76%) Finance
3 25 (9.80%) Retail
4 22 (8.63%) Telecoms
5 16 (6.27%) Banking
6 13 (5.10%) Publishing
7 9 (3.53%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.14%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.75%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (30.20%) Developer
2 49 (19.22%) PHP Developer
3 34 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 24 (9.41%) PHP Web Developer
5 23 (9.02%) Magento Developer
5 23 (9.02%) PHP Magento Developer
6 22 (8.63%) Analyst
7 20 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 19 (7.45%) Consultant
9 17 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (6.27%) Senior Developer
11 15 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (5.49%) Graduate
13 13 (5.10%) Administrator
13 13 (5.10%) C++ Software Engineer
13 13 (5.10%) Data Centre Engineer
13 13 (5.10%) Graduate Developer
13 13 (5.10%) Monitoring Engineer
13 13 (5.10%) Technical Specialist
14 12 (4.71%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (36.47%) HTML
2 87 (34.12%) LAMP
3 86 (33.73%) jQuery
3 86 (33.73%) XML
4 85 (33.33%) CSS
5 66 (25.88%) JSON
6 65 (25.49%) REST
7 58 (22.75%) LEMP Stack
8 53 (20.78%) Symfony
9 35 (13.73%) Zend Framework
10 24 (9.41%) Web Services
11 23 (9.02%) HTML5
12 17 (6.67%) SOAP
13 13 (5.10%) Middleware
14 10 (3.92%) ELK Stack
15 8 (3.14%) Ajax
15 8 (3.14%) CSS3
15 8 (3.14%) Java EE
16 7 (2.75%) Spring XD
17 6 (2.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 34 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 32 (12.55%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.88%) User Experience
4 13 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.10%) Online Gambling
5 12 (4.71%) Clustering
5 12 (4.71%) CMDB
6 9 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.14%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.75%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.96%) Statistics
10 4 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.18%) Fintech
11 3 (1.18%) Linked Data
11 3 (1.18%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.78%) PKI
12 2 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 82 (32.16%) Windows
2 73 (28.63%) Unix
3 40 (15.69%) Ubuntu
4 36 (14.12%) Debian
5 25 (9.80%) Windows Server
6 24 (9.41%) Solaris
7 23 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (8.24%) Apple iOS
9 13 (5.10%) Android
10 12 (4.71%) AIX
11 10 (3.92%) SUSE
11 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.75%) HPUX
13 6 (2.35%) CentOS
13 6 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (1.57%) CoreOS
14 4 (1.57%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.06%) Open Source
2 69 (27.06%) Web Development
3 59 (23.14%) OO
4 56 (21.96%) E-Commerce
5 45 (17.65%) Scrum
6 42 (16.47%) OOD
6 42 (16.47%) Software Engineering
7 38 (14.90%) DevOps
8 34 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 31 (12.16%) ITIL
9 31 (12.16%) Performance Optimisation
10 29 (11.37%) Line Management
11 26 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (9.41%) Database Optimisation
13 21 (8.24%) iOS Development
14 18 (7.06%) Data Protection
15 17 (6.67%) Refactoring
15 17 (6.67%) Software Testing
15 17 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.61%) JavaScript
2 92 (36.08%) PHP
3 43 (16.86%) SQL
4 41 (16.08%) PHP 5
5 31 (12.16%) Java
6 23 (9.02%) C++
7 22 (8.63%) Shell Script
8 17 (6.67%) C#
8 17 (6.67%) Perl
9 12 (4.71%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.71%) Python
10 10 (3.92%) C
11 9 (3.53%) Ruby
12 8 (3.14%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.75%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.78%) ES6
14 2 (0.78%) SPARQL
15 1 (0.39%) Korn
15 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (21.18%) Degree
2 9 (3.53%) ISEB
3 7 (2.75%) PhD
4 6 (2.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.96%) CCNA
5 5 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.96%) MCSA
5 5 (1.96%) MCSE
5 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.57%) MCITP
6 4 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.18%) CISSP
7 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.18%) LPIC
8 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.78%) GIAC
9 1 (0.39%) GCIH
9 1 (0.39%) NCSA
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.53%) SLA
2 7 (2.75%) QA
3 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.63%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.71%) Firmware
4 10 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.14%) Docker
5 8 (3.14%) XenApp
5 8 (3.14%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.35%) vSphere
7 5 (1.96%) Xen
8 4 (1.57%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.57%) XenServer
9 3 (1.18%) KVM
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (10.20%) Puppet
2 17 (6.67%) SCOM
3 16 (6.27%) SCCM
4 15 (5.88%) Tivoli
5 12 (4.71%) NetBackup
5 12 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (3.53%) Oracle ZFS
7 9 (3.53%) Unicenter
8 7 (2.75%) Backup Exec
9 6 (2.35%) Packer
9 6 (2.35%) Terraform
10 5 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (1.18%) Nagios
12 3 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
14 1 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
14 1 (0.39%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 53 (20.78%) Zend
2 51 (20.00%) Google
3 35 (13.73%) VMware
4 34 (13.33%) Oracle
5 18 (7.06%) Red Hat
6 17 (6.67%) New Relic
7 15 (5.88%) Citrix
7 15 (5.88%) IBM
8 13 (5.10%) Facebook
8 13 (5.10%) Microsoft
9 12 (4.71%) HP
10 11 (4.31%) Adobe
10 11 (4.31%) Cisco
11 10 (3.92%) CA
11 10 (3.92%) Sun
12 9 (3.53%) NetApp
12 9 (3.53%) SAP
12 9 (3.53%) Veritas
13 8 (3.14%) Ruckus Wireless
13 8 (3.14%) SonicWALL
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Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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