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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 17 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 81 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.80% 11.79% 6.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.35% 56.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 53 76 41
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
111 143 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.02% 20.82% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 92 133 133
Median salary £47,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 19 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (35.37%) Unix
3 50 (34.01%) Python
4 42 (28.57%) Windows
5 35 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 33 (22.45%) DNS
6 33 (22.45%) Scrum
6 33 (22.45%) Git (software)
7 31 (21.09%) Degree
7 31 (21.09%) Java
8 30 (20.41%) DHCP
9 27 (18.37%) JavaScript
9 27 (18.37%) Open Source
10 26 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
12 21 (14.29%) C++
12 21 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 20 (13.61%) Web Services
13 20 (13.61%) Apache
13 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
14 19 (12.93%) Firmware
14 19 (12.93%) Docker
14 19 (12.93%) Bash Shell
14 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
15 18 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
15 18 (12.24%) Office 365
15 18 (12.24%) Cisco

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 20 (13.61%) Apache
2 13 (8.84%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.16%) nginx
4 11 (7.48%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.44%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.40%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.72%) Confluence
8 3 (2.04%) IIS
9 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.36%) JBoss
10 1 (0.68%) CMS
10 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (12.24%) Office 365
4 15 (10.20%) IaaS
5 7 (4.76%) SaaS
6 4 (2.72%) PaaS
7 2 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.45%) DNS
2 30 (20.41%) DHCP
3 17 (11.56%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.52%) HTTP
5 13 (8.84%) SAN
6 12 (8.16%) SSL
7 6 (4.08%) Firewall
8 4 (2.72%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.72%) Internet
8 4 (2.72%) SSH
9 3 (2.04%) LAN
9 3 (2.04%) Network Security
9 3 (2.04%) WAN
10 2 (1.36%) DSL
10 2 (1.36%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.36%) MPLS
10 2 (1.36%) PBX
10 2 (1.36%) VoIP
10 2 (1.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.52%) MySQL
2 11 (7.48%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.80%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.76%) Data Mining
6 6 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.40%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.72%) DB2
8 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.48%) JIRA
3 11 (7.48%) JUnit
3 11 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (6.80%) Selenium
4 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.44%) Hudson
5 8 (5.44%) Visual Studio Code
6 7 (4.76%) Mercurial
7 6 (4.08%) Concordion
7 6 (4.08%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.08%) Maven
8 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.72%) GoCD
9 4 (2.72%) Zephyr
10 3 (2.04%) Fiddler
10 3 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.04%) RSpec
10 3 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (7.48%) Retail
2 9 (6.12%) Electronics
3 7 (4.76%) Back Office
4 5 (3.40%) Arabic Language
4 5 (3.40%) Finance
4 5 (3.40%) French Language
4 5 (3.40%) Portuguese Language
4 5 (3.40%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.72%) Advertising
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (23.13%) Developer
2 23 (15.65%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.56%) Support Engineer
4 15 (10.20%) Network Support
5 14 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Network Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Python Developer
6 13 (8.84%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Junior
7 12 (8.16%) Senior Python Developer
8 11 (7.48%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Technical Specialist
11 8 (5.44%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.61%) Web Services
2 18 (12.24%) SOAP
3 14 (9.52%) REST
4 12 (8.16%) XML
5 11 (7.48%) RESTful
6 10 (6.80%) J2EE
6 10 (6.80%) Middleware
7 9 (6.12%) JMS
8 8 (5.44%) Node.js
8 8 (5.44%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (5.44%) Yocto
9 7 (4.76%) Django
9 7 (4.76%) Flask
9 7 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (4.76%) React
10 5 (3.40%) EJB
11 4 (2.72%) .NET
11 4 (2.72%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.72%) IBM Integration Bus
11 4 (2.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.16%) Device Driver
2 12 (8.16%) Physics
3 11 (7.48%) Public Cloud
4 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.12%) User Experience
6 8 (5.44%) Data Centre
6 8 (5.44%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (4.76%) DataPower
8 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.36%) Statistics
10 1 (0.68%) Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.37%) Unix
2 42 (28.57%) Windows
3 17 (11.56%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.48%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.76%) Solaris
7 6 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.72%) Debian
8 4 (2.72%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.36%) SUSE
10 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.68%) Fedora
11 1 (0.68%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.68%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 33 (22.45%) Scrum
4 27 (18.37%) Open Source
5 21 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 18 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (12.24%) CRM
7 16 (10.88%) TDD
8 14 (9.52%) ITIL
8 14 (9.52%) Microservices
8 14 (9.52%) Presales
9 13 (8.84%) SDLC
10 12 (8.16%) Device Driver Development
10 12 (8.16%) Infrastructure Management
10 12 (8.16%) SOA
11 10 (6.80%) Automated Testing
11 10 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.12%) User Stories
13 8 (5.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.01%) Python
2 31 (21.09%) Java
3 27 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.29%) C++
5 19 (12.93%) Bash Shell
5 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
6 18 (12.24%) SQL
7 14 (9.52%) Perl
8 9 (6.12%) Ruby
9 8 (5.44%) PHP
9 8 (5.44%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.76%) C#
10 7 (4.76%) Korn
11 5 (3.40%) C
11 5 (3.40%) Go
12 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (21.09%) Degree
2 11 (7.48%) CCNA
2 11 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.80%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (5.44%) PhD
5 6 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.04%) CSQA
6 3 (2.04%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.36%) CCSA
7 2 (1.36%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.36%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.36%) MCSA
7 2 (1.36%) MCSE
7 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CISM
8 1 (0.68%) CISSP
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) QA
2 5 (3.40%) SLA
3 2 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.68%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA C
System Software
1 19 (12.93%) Docker
1 19 (12.93%) Firmware
2 18 (12.24%) Squid
3 12 (8.16%) Samba
4 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.72%) vSphere
6 4 (2.72%) XenApp
7 2 (1.36%) NFS
7 2 (1.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.20%) Puppet
3 6 (4.08%) Ansible
4 5 (3.40%) Nagios
4 5 (3.40%) Terraform
5 3 (2.04%) Icinga
5 3 (2.04%) OpenNMS
5 3 (2.04%) SCOM
5 3 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (2.04%) Zenoss
6 2 (1.36%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.68%) QRadar
7 1 (0.68%) SCCM
7 1 (0.68%) Simpana
Vendors
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.24%) Cisco
3 16 (10.88%) Red Hat
4 14 (9.52%) IBM
5 13 (8.84%) VMware
6 12 (8.16%) Oracle
7 9 (6.12%) Citrix
8 8 (5.44%) HP
9 7 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (3.40%) Google
10 5 (3.40%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.40%) Sun
11 4 (2.72%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.72%) NetApp
12 3 (2.04%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.04%) CommVault
12 3 (2.04%) Juniper
12 3 (2.04%) Sybase
13 2 (1.36%) CA
13 2 (1.36%) EMC
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