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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Essex / Colchester
Rank 3 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 30.89% 12.10% 8.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.68% 44.78% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 13
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,750 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
79 67 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 41.36% 27.02% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 34
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Colchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 66 (66.67%) Oracle
2 55 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 46 (46.46%) SQL
4 44 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 43 (43.43%) RDBMS
6 38 (38.38%) Windows
7 36 (36.36%) Oracle Database
8 34 (34.34%) ETL
9 28 (28.28%) Windows Server
10 27 (27.27%) Red Hat
11 25 (25.25%) Configuration Management
12 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (22.22%) JBoss
12 22 (22.22%) MySQL
12 22 (22.22%) Java
13 20 (20.20%) WebSphere
13 20 (20.20%) Spring MVC
13 20 (20.20%) GlassFish
13 20 (20.20%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (20.20%) MVC
13 20 (20.20%) Spring
13 20 (20.20%) T-SQL
13 20 (20.20%) EJB
13 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
13 20 (20.20%) Apache
13 20 (20.20%) JSP
13 20 (20.20%) Servlets
13 20 (20.20%) Web Services
14 19 (19.19%) JMS
14 19 (19.19%) Java EE

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 22 (22.22%) JBoss
2 20 (20.20%) Apache
2 20 (20.20%) GlassFish
2 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
2 20 (20.20%) WebSphere
3 10 (10.10%) Documentum
4 9 (9.09%) Apache Geronimo
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
1 1 (1.01%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 9 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (1.01%) BGP
2 1 (1.01%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.01%) DHCP
2 1 (1.01%) DMVPN
2 1 (1.01%) DNS
2 1 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.01%) Firewall
2 1 (1.01%) LAN
2 1 (1.01%) NAS
2 1 (1.01%) NetScreen
2 1 (1.01%) Network Security
2 1 (1.01%) OSPF
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.01%) VPN
2 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 43 (43.43%) RDBMS
3 36 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 22 (22.22%) MySQL
5 20 (20.20%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (19.19%) Big Data
7 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 13 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (12.12%) CouchDB
9 12 (12.12%) MongoDB
9 12 (12.12%) Neo4j
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.01%) Mahout
12 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.01%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Ant
1 1 (1.01%) Gradle
1 1 (1.01%) Maven
1 1 (1.01%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (11.11%) Electronics
2 10 (10.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (57.58%) Developer
2 34 (34.34%) Oracle Developer
3 27 (27.27%) Database Developer
3 27 (27.27%) Oracle Database Developer
4 21 (21.21%) ETL Developer
4 21 (21.21%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 21 (21.21%) SQL Developer
5 20 (20.20%) Java Developer
5 20 (20.20%) SQL Database Developer
6 18 (18.18%) Linux Developer
7 16 (16.16%) Administrator
7 16 (16.16%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (12.12%) Lead Developer
9 11 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
9 11 (11.11%) Server Engineer
9 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
10 10 (10.10%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (10.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (8.08%) Documentum Administrator
11 8 (8.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) EJB
1 20 (20.20%) JSP
1 20 (20.20%) Servlets
1 20 (20.20%) Spring
1 20 (20.20%) Spring MVC
1 20 (20.20%) Web Services
2 19 (19.19%) Java EE
2 19 (19.19%) JMS
3 13 (13.13%) Ajax
3 13 (13.13%) CSS
4 12 (12.12%) REST
4 12 (12.12%) SOAP
4 12 (12.12%) Swing
5 11 (11.11%) HTML
6 9 (9.09%) FreeMarker
6 9 (9.09%) Middleware
7 8 (8.08%) Hibernate
7 8 (8.08%) JPA
7 8 (8.08%) TopLink
8 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.14%) N-Tier
3 11 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 9 (9.09%) CUDA
4 9 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 9 (9.09%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.03%) iPad
7 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Windows
2 28 (28.28%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (10.10%) VxWorks
5 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) Unix
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) ETL
2 25 (25.25%) Configuration Management
3 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (20.20%) MVC
5 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.17%) Capacity Management
6 13 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.10%) Data Management
9 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.05%) Device Driver Development
11 3 (3.03%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.03%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (3.03%) PDM
11 3 (3.03%) Physical Data Model
11 3 (3.03%) Web Development
12 2 (2.02%) Content Management
12 2 (2.02%) E-Commerce
13 1 (1.01%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 46 (46.46%) SQL
3 22 (22.22%) Java
4 20 (20.20%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.10%) Embedded C
7 9 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.06%) C
9 4 (4.04%) C++
10 2 (2.02%) PHP
11 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) CCNP
2 1 (1.01%) CCSE
2 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) vSphere
2 4 (4.04%) Firmware
3 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.01%) HDFS
4 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) SCCM
1 16 (16.16%) SCOM
2 8 (8.08%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.01%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 66 (66.67%) Oracle
2 27 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.13%) VMware
4 11 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.09%) Citrix
6 8 (8.08%) Symantec
7 7 (7.07%) Intel
8 2 (2.02%) NetApp
9 1 (1.01%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco
9 1 (1.01%) F5
9 1 (1.01%) Imperva
9 1 (1.01%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.01%) OpenText
9 1 (1.01%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.01%) Tableau
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