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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 91 93 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.75% 11.74% 9.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.23% 41.70% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 79 77 50
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
159 223 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.27% 28.16% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 130 195 125
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 58 (32.95%) Unix
1 58 (32.95%) Windows
2 54 (30.68%) Cisco
3 47 (26.70%) Java
4 42 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 39 (22.16%) Python
6 38 (21.59%) NetApp
7 36 (20.45%) DNS
7 36 (20.45%) DHCP
8 35 (19.89%) Windows Server
9 33 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 33 (18.75%) Presales
10 32 (18.18%) Perl
11 30 (17.05%) Apache
11 30 (17.05%) Microsoft
12 25 (14.20%) MySQL
13 24 (13.64%) Oracle
13 24 (13.64%) Tomcat
13 24 (13.64%) CCNA
13 24 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (13.64%) Internet
13 24 (13.64%) Firewall
14 23 (13.07%) CCNP
14 23 (13.07%) SQL
15 22 (12.50%) HTML
15 22 (12.50%) SAN
16 21 (11.93%) VMware
16 21 (11.93%) HP
16 21 (11.93%) PHP
17 20 (11.36%) CSS

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 30 (17.05%) Apache
2 24 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.98%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.27%) JBoss
5 3 (1.70%) Moodle
5 3 (1.70%) nginx
5 3 (1.70%) SugarCRM
6 2 (1.14%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.57%) MS Project
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) SaaS
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.27%) Office 365
3 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.70%) IaaS
3 3 (1.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.45%) DHCP
1 36 (20.45%) DNS
2 24 (13.64%) Firewall
2 24 (13.64%) Internet
3 22 (12.50%) SAN
4 13 (7.39%) VoIP
5 12 (6.82%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.11%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (5.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (5.11%) PBX
7 6 (3.41%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (3.41%) Wireless
8 4 (2.27%) HTTP
8 4 (2.27%) WAN
9 3 (1.70%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (1.14%) NAS
10 2 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.57%) Intranet
11 1 (0.57%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.20%) MySQL
2 16 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.57%) DB2
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (8.52%) Maven
2 9 (5.11%) Eclipse
3 8 (4.55%) IntelliJ
3 8 (4.55%) JUnit
4 7 (3.98%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.14%) Subversion
7 1 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.57%) GCC
7 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.39%) Finance
2 7 (3.98%) Marketing
2 7 (3.98%) Retail
3 5 (2.84%) Arabic Language
3 5 (2.84%) French Language
3 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.84%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (2.84%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.27%) Advertising
4 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.14%) Automotive
5 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (19.89%) Support Engineer
2 34 (19.32%) Developer
3 31 (17.61%) Network Support
4 30 (17.05%) Network Engineer
5 27 (15.34%) Analyst
5 27 (15.34%) Network Support Engineer
6 22 (12.50%) Administrator
7 20 (11.36%) Senior Network Support
8 19 (10.80%) Senior Support Engineer
9 18 (10.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (10.23%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 18 (10.23%) Systems Administrator
10 17 (9.66%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (8.52%) Support Analyst
11 15 (8.52%) Wintel Analyst
12 14 (7.95%) Server Support
13 13 (7.39%) Java Developer
13 13 (7.39%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (7.39%) Senior Developer
14 12 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.50%) HTML
2 20 (11.36%) CSS
3 17 (9.66%) LAMP
4 15 (8.52%) Spring
5 13 (7.39%) JMS
5 13 (7.39%) XML
6 10 (5.68%) Hibernate
6 10 (5.68%) Web Services
7 8 (4.55%) J2EE
7 8 (4.55%) REST
8 7 (3.98%) .NET
8 7 (3.98%) EJB
9 6 (3.41%) jQuery
10 5 (2.84%) Struts
11 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.70%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.70%) HTML5
12 3 (1.70%) LEMP Stack
13 2 (1.14%) Symfony
13 2 (1.14%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.68%) Computer Science
1 10 (5.68%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.70%) Public Cloud
3 3 (1.70%) RIA
4 2 (1.14%) Economics
4 2 (1.14%) User Experience
5 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.57%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.95%) Unix
1 58 (32.95%) Windows
2 35 (19.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (7.39%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.25%) CentOS
5 11 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.11%) Solaris
7 8 (4.55%) SUSE
8 6 (3.41%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.84%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.75%) Presales
2 18 (10.23%) ITIL
3 17 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (5.68%) Web Development
5 9 (5.11%) Asset Management
5 9 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (5.11%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (4.55%) Open Source
6 8 (4.55%) TDD
6 8 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 7 (3.98%) CRM
7 7 (3.98%) Software Engineering
8 6 (3.41%) Change Management
8 6 (3.41%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (3.41%) High Availability
8 6 (3.41%) User Stories
9 5 (2.84%) DevOps
9 5 (2.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (26.70%) Java
2 42 (23.86%) JavaScript
3 39 (22.16%) Python
4 32 (18.18%) Perl
5 23 (13.07%) SQL
6 21 (11.93%) PHP
7 10 (5.68%) C#
8 6 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.84%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.27%) C
11 3 (1.70%) C++
11 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.14%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.14%) Korn
13 1 (0.57%) COBOL
13 1 (0.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 24 (13.64%) CCNA
1 24 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (13.07%) CCNP
3 17 (9.66%) Degree
4 9 (5.11%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.41%) NCDA
6 4 (2.27%) MCITP
6 4 (2.27%) MCSA
6 4 (2.27%) MCSE
6 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.14%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCIE
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) Squid
1 12 (6.82%) Xen
2 11 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.11%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.41%) NFS
5 5 (2.84%) Samba
5 5 (2.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 4 (2.27%) Docker
7 3 (1.70%) iptables
7 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (1.70%) XenApp
8 2 (1.14%) Firmware
8 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.98%) Puppet
2 6 (3.41%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.27%) WSUS
5 3 (1.70%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.70%) Nagios
5 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.70%) SCCM
5 3 (1.70%) Simpana
6 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.57%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.57%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.57%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (30.68%) Cisco
2 38 (21.59%) NetApp
3 33 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 30 (17.05%) Microsoft
5 24 (13.64%) Oracle
6 21 (11.93%) HP
6 21 (11.93%) VMware
7 17 (9.66%) Citrix
8 16 (9.09%) IBM
9 9 (5.11%) Qualys
10 6 (3.41%) Juniper
10 6 (3.41%) Veritas
11 5 (2.84%) Sun
12 4 (2.27%) Symantec
12 4 (2.27%) Veeam
13 3 (1.70%) CommVault
13 3 (1.70%) Xamarin
14 2 (1.14%) LANDesk
14 2 (1.14%) Netezza
14 2 (1.14%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £31000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lockheed Martin
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 26 days ago