The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 30.77% - 43.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 12
Average salary £20,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater region.

Operating Systems Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 30.77% - 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 15
Average salary £20,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bridgwater region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

Linux
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bridgwater region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bridgwater

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 16 (100.00%) Open Source
2 12 (75.00%) CCENT
2 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 12 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 12 (75.00%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) EPoS
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) XML-RPC
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Support
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Support
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) Sass
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) XHTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Unix
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
1 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCENT
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + negotiable +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago