The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 53 111 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 9.60% 17.26% 8.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.85% 45.12% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 105 33
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
133 246 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 24.09% 38.26% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 121 234 93
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Linux
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Salary Trend in Coventry

Linux
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 33 (33.33%) Apache
1 33 (33.33%) VMware
2 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
2 28 (28.28%) Windows
3 27 (27.27%) SQL
4 24 (24.24%) NetApp
5 23 (23.23%) HTML
5 23 (23.23%) CSS
6 20 (20.20%) MySQL
6 20 (20.20%) Python
7 19 (19.19%) SUSE
8 18 (18.18%) Tomcat
8 18 (18.18%) UNIX
9 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
10 15 (15.15%) Java
10 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
11 14 (14.14%) PHP
11 14 (14.14%) jQuery
12 13 (13.13%) Red Hat
12 13 (13.13%) SAN
13 12 (12.12%) DHCP
13 12 (12.12%) DNS
13 12 (12.12%) Squid
14 11 (11.11%) Degree
14 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
14 11 (11.11%) .NET
15 10 (10.10%) IIS
15 10 (10.10%) ITIL
15 10 (10.10%) Cisco
15 10 (10.10%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 33 (33.33%) Apache
2 18 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.10%) IIS
3 10 (10.10%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.06%) iPlanet
4 6 (6.06%) WordPress
5 3 (3.03%) Node.js
6 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.13%) SAN
2 12 (12.12%) DHCP
2 12 (12.12%) DNS
3 10 (10.10%) HTTP
3 10 (10.10%) Internet
4 8 (8.08%) Firewall
5 7 (7.07%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (7.07%) Intranet
6 4 (4.04%) LAN
6 4 (4.04%) VoIP
6 4 (4.04%) WAN
6 4 (4.04%) NAS
7 2 (2.02%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.02%) PPP
7 2 (2.02%) MPLS
7 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.02%) VLAN
8 1 (1.01%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) MySQL
2 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.01%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.01%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Flash Builder
1 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (9.09%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.02%) Finance
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) Developer
2 16 (16.16%) Administrator
3 15 (15.15%) Analyst
4 14 (14.14%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Software Support Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Developer Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (5.05%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Support Specialist
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.23%) HTML
1 23 (23.23%) CSS
2 14 (14.14%) jQuery
3 11 (11.11%) .NET
4 9 (9.09%) LAMP
5 8 (8.08%) XML
6 7 (7.07%) HTML5
7 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.06%) Spring
8 5 (5.05%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.05%) J2EE
8 5 (5.05%) Struts
9 4 (4.04%) Web Services
9 4 (4.04%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (4.04%) CakePHP
10 2 (2.02%) Yii
10 2 (2.02%) Zend Framework
11 1 (1.01%) Ajax
11 1 (1.01%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.01%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.05%) Clustering
3 3 (3.03%) Social Media
4 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 19 (19.19%) SUSE
3 18 (18.18%) UNIX
4 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.05%) CentOS
7 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.05%) Solaris
8 2 (2.02%) HPUX
9 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.01%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.10%) ITIL
1 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (10.10%) Software Engineering
2 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 9 (9.09%) OO
3 8 (8.08%) OOP
4 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (7.07%) MVC
5 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.05%) Change Management
7 4 (4.04%) HMVC
7 4 (4.04%) OO PHP
7 4 (4.04%) Web Development
7 4 (4.04%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.03%) SEO
9 2 (2.02%) DNA
9 2 (2.02%) Scrum
9 2 (2.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.28%) JavaScript
2 27 (27.27%) SQL
3 20 (20.20%) Python
4 15 (15.15%) Java
5 14 (14.14%) PHP
6 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.04%) Perl
7 4 (4.04%) C
7 4 (4.04%) C#
7 4 (4.04%) PHP5
8 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.01%) Jython
9 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) OCPJP
2 5 (5.05%) OCMJD
2 5 (5.05%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.04%) MCSE
3 4 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.03%) VCP5
5 2 (2.02%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.02%) PhD
6 1 (1.01%) MCITP
6 1 (1.01%) NCDA
6 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) HNC
6 1 (1.01%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Squid
2 9 (9.09%) Samba
3 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.05%) vSphere
5 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.02%) NFS
6 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.01%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) VMware
2 24 (24.24%) NetApp
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.13%) Red Hat
5 10 (10.10%) Cisco
6 8 (8.08%) Dell
6 8 (8.08%) Zend
7 7 (7.07%) Adobe
8 6 (6.06%) Oracle
9 5 (5.05%) Sun
9 5 (5.05%) IBM
10 4 (4.04%) HP
11 3 (3.03%) Veritas
11 3 (3.03%) Symantec
12 2 (2.02%) EMC
12 2 (2.02%) Juniper
13 1 (1.01%) Coverity
13 1 (1.01%) Wind River
13 1 (1.01%) Hitachi
13 1 (1.01%) Citrix
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