The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 69 67 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 9.16% 8.00% 9.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.13% 37.02% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 59 61
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 181 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.25% 21.60% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 140 147 160
Median salary £36,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,175 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 60 (36.81%) Unix
2 51 (31.29%) Windows
3 43 (26.38%) Red Hat
4 38 (23.31%) Microsoft
5 37 (22.70%) Apache
6 36 (22.09%) Cisco
7 32 (19.63%) Python
7 32 (19.63%) Windows Server
8 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (18.40%) NetApp
10 28 (17.18%) DNS
10 28 (17.18%) DHCP
11 27 (16.56%) HP
11 27 (16.56%) SAN
12 26 (15.95%) Java
12 26 (15.95%) VMware
13 25 (15.34%) SQL
14 24 (14.72%) JavaScript
14 24 (14.72%) Tomcat
15 22 (13.50%) Perl
15 22 (13.50%) Internet
15 22 (13.50%) TCP/IP
15 22 (13.50%) Degree
15 22 (13.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (12.88%) Citrix
17 19 (11.66%) Presales
18 18 (11.04%) Firewall
18 18 (11.04%) IBM
19 17 (10.43%) Oracle
19 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 37 (22.70%) Apache
2 24 (14.72%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.98%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.07%) nginx
5 4 (2.45%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.84%) JBoss
7 2 (1.23%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.23%) IIS
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.07%) MS Project
2 5 (3.07%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) Office 365
2 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.07%) IaaS
4 4 (2.45%) SaaS
5 3 (1.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.18%) DHCP
1 28 (17.18%) DNS
2 27 (16.56%) SAN
3 22 (13.50%) Internet
3 22 (13.50%) TCP/IP
4 18 (11.04%) Firewall
5 9 (5.52%) Wireless
6 7 (4.29%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (3.68%) WAN
8 4 (2.45%) VoIP
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.84%) PBX
10 2 (1.23%) Intranet
10 2 (1.23%) NAS
10 2 (1.23%) Network Security
10 2 (1.23%) Symposium
11 1 (0.61%) HTTP
11 1 (0.61%) Multicast
11 1 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.98%) MySQL
2 11 (6.75%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.91%) JUnit
1 8 (4.91%) Maven
2 7 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.61%) Ant
6 1 (0.61%) Concordion
6 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.61%) GoCD
6 1 (0.61%) Hudson
6 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) RSpec
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 16 (9.82%) Finance
2 9 (5.52%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.07%) Advertising
4 4 (2.45%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Electronics
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (17.18%) Analyst
2 25 (15.34%) Developer
3 22 (13.50%) Administrator
4 20 (12.27%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (12.27%) Network Engineer
4 20 (12.27%) Support Engineer
5 18 (11.04%) Network Support
5 18 (11.04%) Support Analyst
6 17 (10.43%) Linux Administrator
6 17 (10.43%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (8.59%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.98%) Software Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 12 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 12 (7.36%) Server Analyst
9 12 (7.36%) Server Support
9 12 (7.36%) Server Support Analyst
9 12 (7.36%) Wintel Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.20%) CSS
2 13 (7.98%) HTML
2 13 (7.98%) Web Services
3 12 (7.36%) LAMP
4 9 (5.52%) J2EE
5 8 (4.91%) REST
5 8 (4.91%) Spring
6 7 (4.29%) .NET
6 7 (4.29%) XML
7 6 (3.68%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.68%) jQuery
8 5 (3.07%) EJB
8 5 (3.07%) JMS
8 5 (3.07%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.84%) JSP
10 3 (1.84%) Struts
11 2 (1.23%) Ajax
11 2 (1.23%) RESTful
11 2 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.52%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.91%) Physics
3 6 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.45%) Clustering
4 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.45%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.23%) RIA
6 1 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (36.81%) Unix
2 51 (31.29%) Windows
3 32 (19.63%) Windows Server
4 22 (13.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (6.75%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (6.75%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.52%) Solaris
7 9 (5.52%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.91%) CentOS
9 3 (1.84%) SUSE
10 2 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.66%) Presales
3 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering
4 16 (9.82%) ITIL
5 13 (7.98%) Scrum
6 10 (6.13%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.52%) DevOps
7 9 (5.52%) Service Management
8 8 (4.91%) Embedded Software Development
8 8 (4.91%) High Availability
8 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.91%) Open Source
9 7 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.29%) TDD
9 7 (4.29%) TOGAF
9 7 (4.29%) Web Development
10 6 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.63%) Python
2 26 (15.95%) Java
3 25 (15.34%) SQL
4 24 (14.72%) JavaScript
5 22 (13.50%) Perl
6 14 (8.59%) Bash Shell
7 13 (7.98%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.13%) C++
9 6 (3.68%) C#
9 6 (3.68%) PHP
10 5 (3.07%) Korn
10 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.84%) C
12 1 (0.61%) COBOL
12 1 (0.61%) Delphi
12 1 (0.61%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.61%) Ruby
12 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (13.50%) Degree
2 16 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.20%) CCNA
4 11 (6.75%) CCNP
5 5 (3.07%) MCITP
5 5 (3.07%) MCSA
5 5 (3.07%) MCSE
5 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.84%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.23%) NCDA
8 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.61%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PhD
8 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.23%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.91%) Squid
3 7 (4.29%) NFS
3 7 (4.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.29%) Xen
4 6 (3.68%) Samba
4 6 (3.68%) XenApp
5 5 (3.07%) iptables
6 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.45%) Docker
7 3 (1.84%) vSphere
8 1 (0.61%) Firmware
8 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (9.20%) Puppet
2 11 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.29%) NetBackup
3 7 (4.29%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (3.68%) Simpana
5 5 (3.07%) HAProxy
5 5 (3.07%) WSUS
6 4 (2.45%) Ansible
6 4 (2.45%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.84%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.23%) SCCM
9 1 (0.61%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (26.38%) Red Hat
2 38 (23.31%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.09%) Cisco
4 30 (18.40%) NetApp
5 27 (16.56%) HP
6 26 (15.95%) VMware
7 21 (12.88%) Citrix
8 18 (11.04%) IBM
9 17 (10.43%) Oracle
10 9 (5.52%) Sun
11 8 (4.91%) Veritas
12 6 (3.68%) CommVault
13 5 (3.07%) Netezza
14 4 (2.45%) SAP
14 4 (2.45%) Symantec
15 3 (1.84%) Cognizant
15 3 (1.84%) Qualys
16 2 (1.23%) 3PAR
16 2 (1.23%) LANDesk
17 1 (0.61%) Zend
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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