The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 15.98% 6.90% 6.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.09% 24.24% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 10
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,619 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.23% +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 Colchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 32.54% 28.45% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 59
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Linux
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Colchester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Colchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (46.03%) VMware
2 26 (41.27%) Windows
3 25 (39.68%) NetApp
4 23 (36.51%) Java
5 18 (28.57%) Perl
5 18 (28.57%) JBoss
5 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (26.98%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (25.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle
8 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
8 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (20.63%) Office 365
9 13 (20.63%) DevOps
10 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
10 12 (19.05%) vSphere
10 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
11 11 (17.46%) PHP
11 11 (17.46%) PL/SQL
11 11 (17.46%) Python
11 11 (17.46%) Publishing
11 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
12 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.29%) ITIL
13 8 (12.70%) SQL
14 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
14 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
14 7 (11.11%) NAS
14 7 (11.11%) RDBMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 18 (28.57%) JBoss
2 7 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (20.63%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) NAS
2 5 (7.94%) SAN
3 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) VoIP
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) Internet
5 1 (1.59%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.94%) Big Data
4 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (17.46%) Publishing
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 6 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Military
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Administrator
7 7 (11.11%) Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Server Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) DBA
8 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) Java Programmer
10 4 (6.35%) Linux Specialist
10 4 (6.35%) Programmer
10 4 (6.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) Ajax
2 5 (7.94%) CSS
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) Java EE
2 5 (7.94%) REST
2 5 (7.94%) Swing
3 3 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (3.17%) ODBC
4 2 (3.17%) OpenCL
4 2 (3.17%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.59%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.59%) EJB
5 1 (1.59%) JMS
5 1 (1.59%) JSP
5 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.59%) Servlets
5 1 (1.59%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.94%) CUDA
2 4 (6.35%) Clustering
2 4 (6.35%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.52%) VxWorks
5 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.76%) Unix
7 2 (3.17%) CentOS
7 2 (3.17%) SUSE
7 2 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) DevOps
2 9 (14.29%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.94%) MVC
6 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.35%) Analytics
6 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.35%) OO
6 4 (6.35%) OOP
7 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.17%) Network Management
8 2 (3.17%) Patch Management
8 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.17%) SDLC
9 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.59%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.59%) Open Source
9 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) Perl
3 11 (17.46%) PHP
3 11 (17.46%) PL/SQL
3 11 (17.46%) Python
4 8 (12.70%) SQL
5 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.94%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.76%) C
8 2 (3.17%) Ruby
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (26.98%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 12 (19.05%) vSphere
4 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) VMware
2 25 (39.68%) NetApp
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle
3 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.35%) Intel
6 3 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco
7 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Hortonworks