The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 81 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.59% 8.72% 7.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.94% 37.42% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
159 155 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.78% 23.31% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 126 70
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 62 (40.00%) Windows
2 49 (31.61%) Java
3 42 (27.10%) JavaScript
4 40 (25.81%) Unix
5 37 (23.87%) Oracle
6 36 (23.23%) Cisco
7 29 (18.71%) MySQL
8 28 (18.06%) PHP
9 25 (16.13%) Python
9 25 (16.13%) Windows Server
10 22 (14.19%) HTML
11 21 (13.55%) SQL
11 21 (13.55%) NetApp
11 21 (13.55%) Presales
12 20 (12.90%) Red Hat
12 20 (12.90%) Perl
12 20 (12.90%) Firewall
12 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (12.26%) SQL Server
14 18 (11.61%) DNS
14 18 (11.61%) Spring
14 18 (11.61%) Degree
15 17 (10.97%) VMware
15 17 (10.97%) CSS
15 17 (10.97%) XML
15 17 (10.97%) Microsoft
16 16 (10.32%) CCNA
16 16 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (10.32%) ITIL
16 16 (10.32%) .NET

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (10.32%) Apache
1 16 (10.32%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.45%) Drupal
3 5 (3.23%) JBoss
4 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.94%) Moodle
5 3 (1.94%) nginx
5 3 (1.94%) SugarCRM
6 2 (1.29%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.29%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.29%) IIS
6 2 (1.29%) Node.js
6 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.29%) IaaS
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.29%) PaaS
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) Firewall
2 18 (11.61%) DNS
3 15 (9.68%) DHCP
3 15 (9.68%) Internet
3 15 (9.68%) SAN
4 12 (7.74%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.45%) VoIP
6 7 (4.52%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (4.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (4.52%) PBX
6 7 (4.52%) WAN
7 5 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (2.58%) LAN
9 3 (1.94%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (1.94%) HTTP
9 3 (1.94%) VPN
9 3 (1.94%) Wireless
10 2 (1.29%) Network Security
10 2 (1.29%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.71%) MySQL
2 19 (12.26%) SQL Server
3 15 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 12 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.16%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.94%) DB2
7 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.29%) Riak
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Maven
2 14 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.10%) JUnit
4 10 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 9 (5.81%) IntelliJ
6 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.94%) Subversion
7 2 (1.29%) Ant
7 2 (1.29%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.65%) GCC
8 1 (0.65%) Hudson
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.65%) Selenium
8 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (6.45%) Advertising
2 9 (5.81%) Retail
3 8 (5.16%) Finance
3 8 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.87%) Electronics
5 5 (3.23%) Arabic Language
5 5 (3.23%) French Language
5 5 (3.23%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (3.23%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.94%) Automotive
6 3 (1.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (23.23%) Developer
2 23 (14.84%) Support Engineer
3 21 (13.55%) Analyst
3 21 (13.55%) Network Engineer
4 20 (12.90%) Network Support
5 18 (11.61%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.97%) Network Support Engineer
7 16 (10.32%) Junior
8 15 (9.68%) PHP Developer
9 14 (9.03%) Architect
10 12 (7.74%) Administrator
10 12 (7.74%) MySQL Developer
10 12 (7.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 12 (7.74%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (7.10%) Junior Developer
12 10 (6.45%) Graduate
12 10 (6.45%) HTML Developer
12 10 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (6.45%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.19%) HTML
2 18 (11.61%) Spring
3 17 (10.97%) CSS
3 17 (10.97%) XML
4 16 (10.32%) .NET
5 15 (9.68%) JMS
6 12 (7.74%) EJB
6 12 (7.74%) jQuery
6 12 (7.74%) Web Services
7 11 (7.10%) J2EE
7 11 (7.10%) LAMP
8 10 (6.45%) Ajax
8 10 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.16%) Struts
10 7 (4.52%) JSP
11 6 (3.87%) Servlets
12 4 (2.58%) REST
13 3 (1.94%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.94%) Middleware
14 2 (1.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.74%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.10%) User Experience
4 10 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.29%) Economics
6 2 (1.29%) RIA
6 2 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (40.00%) Windows
2 40 (25.81%) Unix
3 25 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.03%) Solaris
5 11 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.87%) CentOS
6 6 (3.87%) SUSE
6 6 (3.87%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.94%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.29%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.65%) Android
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.55%) Presales
2 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (10.32%) ITIL
4 15 (9.68%) Software Engineering
5 13 (8.39%) MVC
6 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (7.74%) OOP
7 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.81%) Open Source
8 9 (5.81%) Validation
9 7 (4.52%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.52%) DevOps
9 7 (4.52%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (3.87%) Coaching
10 6 (3.87%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (3.87%) Service Management
10 6 (3.87%) TDD
10 6 (3.87%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.61%) Java
2 42 (27.10%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.06%) PHP
4 25 (16.13%) Python
5 21 (13.55%) SQL
6 20 (12.90%) Perl
7 12 (7.74%) C#
8 6 (3.87%) C++
9 5 (3.23%) Ruby
10 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.58%) C
11 2 (1.29%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.29%) Go
11 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) COBOL
12 1 (0.65%) Delphi
12 1 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (11.61%) Degree
2 16 (10.32%) CCNA
2 16 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.68%) CCNP
4 7 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.87%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.58%) NCDA
7 2 (1.29%) CCIE
7 2 (1.29%) CISM
7 2 (1.29%) CISSP
7 2 (1.29%) SANS
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.65%) MCITP
8 1 (0.65%) MCSA
8 1 (0.65%) MCSE
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.52%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (4.52%) Xen
4 6 (3.87%) Firmware
5 5 (3.23%) NFS
5 5 (3.23%) Squid
6 3 (1.94%) Docker
7 2 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.65%) vSphere
8 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.23%) Nagios
3 5 (3.23%) Puppet
4 2 (1.29%) Ansible
4 2 (1.29%) Control-M
4 2 (1.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.29%) Mesos
4 2 (1.29%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.29%) QRadar
4 2 (1.29%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.29%) Salt
4 2 (1.29%) SCCM
4 2 (1.29%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.65%) Simpana
5 1 (0.65%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.65%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (23.87%) Oracle
2 36 (23.23%) Cisco
3 21 (13.55%) NetApp
4 20 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.97%) Microsoft
5 17 (10.97%) VMware
6 9 (5.81%) IBM
7 7 (4.52%) Citrix
7 7 (4.52%) HP
7 7 (4.52%) Qualys
7 7 (4.52%) Sun
7 7 (4.52%) Veritas
8 6 (3.87%) Juniper
9 3 (1.94%) Meraki
9 3 (1.94%) Veeam
9 3 (1.94%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.29%) New Relic
10 2 (1.29%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.29%) Splunk
10 2 (1.29%) Zend
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