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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 74 75 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.23% 12.14% 10.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.92% 59.52% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 62 71 65
Median salary £43,625 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.06% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,480 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
130 126 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.73% 20.39% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 106 121 172
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (38.96%) Unix
2 53 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.97%) Degree
3 40 (25.97%) Windows
4 39 (25.32%) Python
5 38 (24.68%) DNS
6 35 (22.73%) DHCP
7 32 (20.78%) Software Engineering
7 32 (20.78%) Open Source
8 31 (20.13%) Apache
9 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
9 27 (17.53%) Scrum
9 27 (17.53%) Git (software)
10 26 (16.88%) TCP/IP
10 26 (16.88%) Java
11 22 (14.29%) C++
12 21 (13.64%) Cisco
13 20 (12.99%) Web Services
13 20 (12.99%) Bash Shell
14 19 (12.34%) Puppet
14 19 (12.34%) PowerShell
14 19 (12.34%) Presales
14 19 (12.34%) SOAP
14 19 (12.34%) JavaScript
14 19 (12.34%) Red Hat
14 19 (12.34%) Firmware
15 18 (11.69%) SAN
15 18 (11.69%) IBM
15 18 (11.69%) Squid
15 18 (11.69%) Enterprise Software

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 31 (20.13%) Apache
2 15 (9.74%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.74%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.79%) nginx
4 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.25%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.60%) Confluence
7 2 (1.30%) IIS
8 1 (0.65%) CMS
8 1 (0.65%) JBoss
8 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (11.04%) Office 365
3 15 (9.74%) IaaS
4 5 (3.25%) SaaS
5 3 (1.95%) PaaS
6 2 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (24.68%) DNS
2 35 (22.73%) DHCP
3 26 (16.88%) TCP/IP
4 18 (11.69%) SAN
5 13 (8.44%) HTTP
6 12 (7.79%) SSL
7 9 (5.84%) Internet
8 6 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.25%) Firewall
10 4 (2.60%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.60%) SSH
11 3 (1.95%) LAN
11 3 (1.95%) MPLS
11 3 (1.95%) WAN
11 3 (1.95%) Wireless
12 2 (1.30%) DSL
12 2 (1.30%) Intranet
12 2 (1.30%) Network Security
12 2 (1.30%) PBX
12 2 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.60%) MySQL
3 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.95%) DB2
5 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.44%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.14%) JUnit
3 11 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (6.49%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.84%) Visual Studio Code
6 8 (5.19%) JIRA
7 6 (3.90%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.25%) Maven
8 5 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (3.25%) Selenium
9 4 (2.60%) Concordion
9 4 (2.60%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.60%) Zephyr
10 3 (1.95%) Ant
10 3 (1.95%) Fiddler
10 3 (1.95%) Hudson
10 3 (1.95%) RSpec
11 2 (1.30%) WATIR
12 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (5.84%) Electronics
2 6 (3.90%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Retail
3 5 (3.25%) Arabic Language
3 5 (3.25%) French Language
3 5 (3.25%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (3.25%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Developer
2 23 (14.94%) Software Engineer
3 21 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.99%) Network Support
5 19 (12.34%) Network Engineer
6 18 (11.69%) Analyst
6 18 (11.69%) Network Support Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.44%) Python Developer
8 13 (8.44%) Senior Developer
9 12 (7.79%) Embedded Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (7.79%) Junior
9 12 (7.79%) Senior Python Developer
10 11 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.99%) Web Services
2 19 (12.34%) SOAP
3 14 (9.09%) REST
3 14 (9.09%) XML
4 12 (7.79%) J2EE
5 9 (5.84%) Middleware
6 8 (5.19%) JMS
6 8 (5.19%) Yocto
7 7 (4.55%) RESTful
7 7 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (3.90%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.90%) jQuery
8 6 (3.90%) Spring
9 5 (3.25%) .NET
9 5 (3.25%) Ajax
9 5 (3.25%) EJB
9 5 (3.25%) JSP
10 3 (1.95%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (11.04%) Physics
3 12 (7.79%) Device Driver
3 12 (7.79%) Public Cloud
4 10 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.19%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.90%) DataPower
8 4 (2.60%) Clustering
9 3 (1.95%) User Experience
9 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.30%) Statistics
11 1 (0.65%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (38.96%) Unix
2 40 (25.97%) Windows
3 17 (11.04%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 11 (7.14%) Solaris
6 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.60%) Debian
7 4 (2.60%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.95%) CentOS
8 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.78%) Open Source
2 32 (20.78%) Software Engineering
3 27 (17.53%) Scrum
4 19 (12.34%) Presales
5 16 (10.39%) Mentoring
6 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (9.09%) ITIL
7 13 (8.44%) CRM
8 12 (7.79%) Device Driver Development
9 11 (7.14%) SDLC
10 9 (5.84%) Embedded Software Development
10 9 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.55%) DevOps
12 7 (4.55%) Service Management
13 6 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.90%) TDD
13 6 (3.90%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.32%) Python
2 26 (16.88%) Java
3 22 (14.29%) C++
4 20 (12.99%) Bash Shell
5 19 (12.34%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.34%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.79%) SQL
7 7 (4.55%) C#
7 7 (4.55%) Perl
8 6 (3.90%) PHP
9 5 (3.25%) Korn
9 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.60%) C
10 4 (2.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.65%) Go
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (25.97%) Degree
2 14 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.44%) CCNA
4 8 (5.19%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (5.19%) PhD
5 6 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.25%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.30%) CCSA
7 2 (1.30%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.30%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.30%) MCSA
7 2 (1.30%) MCSE
7 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CCNP
8 1 (0.65%) CISM
8 1 (0.65%) CISSP
8 1 (0.65%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 5 (3.25%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (12.34%) Firmware
2 18 (11.69%) Squid
3 12 (7.79%) Samba
4 7 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.90%) Docker
5 6 (3.90%) NFS
5 6 (3.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (3.90%) XenApp
6 4 (2.60%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.60%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (12.34%) Puppet
2 15 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.90%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (3.25%) Nagios
5 4 (2.60%) Ansible
5 4 (2.60%) Simpana
6 3 (1.95%) Icinga
6 3 (1.95%) OpenNMS
6 3 (1.95%) SCOM
6 3 (1.95%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (1.95%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (1.30%) SCCM
8 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.65%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.64%) Cisco
3 19 (12.34%) Red Hat
4 18 (11.69%) IBM
5 17 (11.04%) Oracle
6 15 (9.74%) VMware
7 12 (7.79%) Citrix
7 12 (7.79%) HP
8 10 (6.49%) Sun
9 9 (5.84%) NetApp
10 6 (3.90%) CommVault
10 6 (3.90%) Veritas
11 5 (3.25%) Netezza
11 5 (3.25%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.95%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.30%) Finjan
14 2 (1.30%) Juniper
14 2 (1.30%) LANDesk
14 2 (1.30%) Palo Alto
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
University of Warwick
Salary: From £39,324 to £46,925 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Martin & Conley
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance and Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago