The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 7.62% 4.41% 4.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 28.57% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Median salary £19,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £28,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,500 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 16.19% 15.44% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 33
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Chelmsford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Linux
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Linux
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 31 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 1 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Graphite
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) IT Assistant
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) COBOL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Graphite
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) New Relic
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware