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

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.15% 5.59% 11.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 28.57% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 14
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
25 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 13.44% 19.55% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 23
Median salary £34,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) New Relic
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Graphite
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Server

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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Assistant
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Graphite
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) New Relic
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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