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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 39 34 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Linux 121 129 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.17% 6.41% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.88% 30.35% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 86 127 58
Median salary £39,323 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.35% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
405 425 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.32% 21.13% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 318 391 358
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 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 25 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 127 (48.66%) MySQL
2 99 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 95 (36.40%) HTML
4 93 (35.63%) PHP
5 88 (33.72%) Apache
5 88 (33.72%) Git (software)
6 87 (33.33%) jQuery
6 87 (33.33%) Windows
7 86 (32.95%) CSS
8 85 (32.57%) LAMP
9 75 (28.74%) XML
10 74 (28.35%) Unix
11 66 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (22.99%) OO
12 60 (22.99%) Web Development
12 60 (22.99%) Degree
13 57 (21.84%) JSON
13 57 (21.84%) nginx
14 55 (21.07%) Open Source
14 55 (21.07%) REST
15 54 (20.69%) E-Commerce
15 54 (20.69%) SQL
16 49 (18.77%) LEMP Stack
17 47 (18.01%) Magento
18 43 (16.48%) Service Delivery
19 42 (16.09%) Symfony
19 42 (16.09%) Zend
19 42 (16.09%) Software Engineering
20 41 (15.71%) Google
20 41 (15.71%) Finance

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 (33.72%) Apache
2 57 (21.84%) nginx
3 17 (6.51%) CMS
4 15 (5.75%) MS Exchange
5 14 (5.36%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.98%) Facebook Platform
6 13 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (4.21%) IIS
8 11 (4.21%) JBoss
9 9 (3.45%) SharePoint
10 8 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (2.68%) OpenStack
12 6 (2.30%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (1.53%) Moodle
14 4 (1.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (18.01%) Magento
2 18 (6.90%) assyst
3 6 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.92%) Sentinel
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.53%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.13%) GitHub
3 13 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.60%) CloudFront
4 12 (4.60%) Office 365
5 8 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.68%) PaaS
7 5 (1.92%) SaaS
8 4 (1.53%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.64%) Firewall
2 25 (9.58%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.05%) SAN
4 19 (7.28%) SSL
5 18 (6.90%) HTTP
6 14 (5.36%) Internet
7 12 (4.60%) DNS
8 10 (3.83%) VoIP
9 8 (3.07%) NetScaler
10 7 (2.68%) LAN
11 6 (2.30%) MPLS
11 6 (2.30%) PBX
11 6 (2.30%) WAN
11 6 (2.30%) Wireless
12 5 (1.92%) DHCP
12 5 (1.92%) VLAN
12 5 (1.92%) WLAN
13 4 (1.53%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.53%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (48.66%) MySQL
2 35 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.20%) DB2
4 19 (7.28%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.75%) Redis
6 14 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.98%) MongoDB
8 12 (4.60%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.92%) Big Data
11 4 (1.53%) HAWQ
11 4 (1.53%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.53%) Pentaho
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.77%) Oracle Exadata
14 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 88 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.34%) Subversion
3 16 (6.13%) Vagrant
4 13 (4.98%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.92%) JUnit
7 4 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.15%) Selenium
9 2 (0.77%) Bower
9 2 (0.77%) Grunt
9 2 (0.77%) gulp
9 2 (0.77%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.77%) webpack
10 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.38%) JIRA
10 1 (0.38%) Maven
10 1 (0.38%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (15.71%) Finance
2 36 (13.79%) Retail
3 32 (12.26%) Games
3 32 (12.26%) Telecoms
4 19 (7.28%) Publishing
5 18 (6.90%) Banking
6 15 (5.75%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.98%) Electronics
8 12 (4.60%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (31.80%) Developer
2 55 (21.07%) PHP Developer
3 30 (11.49%) Web Developer
4 21 (8.05%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.66%) Analyst
5 20 (7.66%) Magento Developer
5 20 (7.66%) PHP Magento Developer
5 20 (7.66%) PHP Web Developer
6 19 (7.28%) Consultant
6 19 (7.28%) MySQL Developer
6 19 (7.28%) Software Engineer
6 19 (7.28%) Technical Specialist
7 18 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
7 18 (6.90%) Monitoring Engineer
8 16 (6.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (5.75%) HTML Developer
9 15 (5.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 15 (5.75%) Technical Consultant
10 14 (5.36%) LAMP Developer
11 13 (4.98%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (36.40%) HTML
2 87 (33.33%) jQuery
3 86 (32.95%) CSS
4 85 (32.57%) LAMP
5 75 (28.74%) XML
6 57 (21.84%) JSON
7 55 (21.07%) REST
8 49 (18.77%) LEMP Stack
9 42 (16.09%) Symfony
10 31 (11.88%) HTML5
11 29 (11.11%) Zend Framework
12 20 (7.66%) Web Services
13 16 (6.13%) Node.js
14 12 (4.60%) Java EE
14 12 (4.60%) SOAP
15 11 (4.21%) ELK Stack
16 10 (3.83%) Ajax
16 10 (3.83%) CSS3
16 10 (3.83%) Middleware
17 6 (2.30%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.94%) Computer Science
1 39 (14.94%) Data Centre
2 36 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.90%) CMDB
4 14 (5.36%) Clustering
5 13 (4.98%) Online Gambling
6 12 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.60%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.45%) User Experience
8 8 (3.07%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.30%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.92%) PKI
10 5 (1.92%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.53%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.53%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.15%) Linked Data
12 3 (1.15%) Semantic Web
13 2 (0.77%) Handset
13 2 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (33.33%) Windows
2 74 (28.35%) Unix
3 34 (13.03%) Solaris
3 34 (13.03%) Ubuntu
4 30 (11.49%) Debian
5 21 (8.05%) Apple iOS
5 21 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (8.05%) Windows Server
6 15 (5.75%) AIX
6 15 (5.75%) SUSE
7 12 (4.60%) Android
8 9 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.68%) CentOS
10 5 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.53%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.53%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (22.99%) OO
2 60 (22.99%) Web Development
3 55 (21.07%) Open Source
4 54 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 43 (16.48%) Service Delivery
6 42 (16.09%) Software Engineering
7 37 (14.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (13.79%) ITIL
8 36 (13.79%) OOD
9 34 (13.03%) Scrum
10 33 (12.64%) DevOps
11 30 (11.49%) Line Management
12 25 (9.58%) Database Optimisation
13 23 (8.81%) Presales
14 22 (8.43%) Service Management
15 21 (8.05%) Capacity Planning
15 21 (8.05%) iOS Development
16 20 (7.66%) OOP
16 20 (7.66%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 99 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 93 (35.63%) PHP
3 54 (20.69%) SQL
4 35 (13.41%) PHP 5
5 33 (12.64%) Java
6 25 (9.58%) Shell Script
7 22 (8.43%) C++
8 21 (8.05%) Perl
9 17 (6.51%) C#
10 14 (5.36%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.83%) Ruby
12 9 (3.45%) Python
13 8 (3.07%) C
13 8 (3.07%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.77%) ES6
15 2 (0.77%) SPARQL
16 1 (0.38%) Groovy
16 1 (0.38%) Korn
16 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (22.99%) Degree
2 13 (4.98%) ISEB
3 10 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.92%) CCNA
4 5 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.92%) CISSP
4 5 (1.92%) LPIC
4 5 (1.92%) MCSA
4 5 (1.92%) MCSE
4 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.53%) MCITP
5 4 (1.53%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (1.53%) PhD
6 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) CISM
7 2 (0.77%) GIAC
8 1 (0.38%) GCIH
8 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.45%) SLA
2 7 (2.68%) QA
3 4 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (9.20%) Active Directory
1 24 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.90%) Firmware
3 13 (4.98%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (3.83%) Docker
4 10 (3.83%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (3.07%) XenApp
5 8 (3.07%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.30%) vSphere
7 5 (1.92%) XenServer
8 4 (1.53%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.15%) KVM
9 3 (1.15%) Xen
10 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.38%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (10.34%) SCCM
2 25 (9.58%) Puppet
3 24 (9.20%) SCOM
4 18 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 18 (6.90%) Tivoli
5 16 (6.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (4.98%) Oracle ZFS
6 13 (4.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (4.98%) Unicenter
7 9 (3.45%) Backup Exec
8 8 (3.07%) Terraform
9 7 (2.68%) Consul
9 7 (2.68%) Packer
10 6 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
13 2 (0.77%) Nessus
14 1 (0.38%) Ansible
14 1 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 42 (16.09%) Zend
2 41 (15.71%) Google
3 38 (14.56%) Oracle
4 30 (11.49%) VMware
5 19 (7.28%) IBM
6 18 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.51%) Adobe
8 15 (5.75%) Citrix
8 15 (5.75%) Microsoft
9 14 (5.36%) CA
9 14 (5.36%) Sun
10 13 (4.98%) Facebook
10 13 (4.98%) Veritas
11 12 (4.60%) New Relic
12 9 (3.45%) Cisco
12 9 (3.45%) HP
12 9 (3.45%) NetApp
13 8 (3.07%) Ruckus Wireless
13 8 (3.07%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.92%) Aerohive Networks
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