The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 66 73 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.41% 10.61% 14.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.02% 30.93% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 66 61 48
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 236 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 30.60% 34.30% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 171 165 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Linux
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 47 (40.17%) Apache
2 44 (37.61%) Python
3 36 (30.77%) SQL
4 30 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.64%) Degree
5 29 (24.79%) HTML
6 27 (23.08%) PHP
6 27 (23.08%) Oracle
7 26 (22.22%) CSS
8 24 (20.51%) Java
8 24 (20.51%) Windows
8 24 (20.51%) Computer Science
9 23 (19.66%) VMware
10 21 (17.95%) DHCP
10 21 (17.95%) DNS
10 21 (17.95%) MySQL
11 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
11 20 (17.09%) Squid
12 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (15.38%) J2EE
13 18 (15.38%) Tomcat
14 17 (14.53%) NetApp
15 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
16 15 (12.82%) Web Services
17 14 (11.97%) Cisco
18 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
18 13 (11.11%) Perl
18 13 (11.11%) Spring
18 13 (11.11%) jQuery
19 12 (10.26%) OCPJP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 47 (40.17%) Apache
2 18 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.13%) IIS
3 6 (5.13%) WordPress
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.56%) Node.js
5 3 (2.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.56%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.95%) DHCP
1 21 (17.95%) DNS
2 11 (9.40%) SAN
3 8 (6.84%) Internet
4 7 (5.98%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (5.98%) HTTP
5 6 (5.13%) VoIP
6 5 (4.27%) Firewall
7 2 (1.71%) Broadband
7 2 (1.71%) BGP
7 2 (1.71%) NAS
7 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.85%) LAN
8 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.95%) MySQL
2 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.69%) DB2
4 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.85%) OLAP
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.13%) Subversion
3 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (8.55%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Electronics
3 7 (5.98%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (41.88%) Developer
2 19 (16.24%) Analyst
3 18 (15.38%) Administrator
4 15 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.97%) PHP Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Software Support Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Developer Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.69%) Graduate
9 8 (6.84%) DBA
10 7 (5.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Python Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.79%) HTML
2 26 (22.22%) CSS
3 18 (15.38%) J2EE
4 15 (12.82%) Web Services
5 13 (11.11%) Spring
5 13 (11.11%) jQuery
6 12 (10.26%) Hibernate
6 12 (10.26%) .NET
6 12 (10.26%) Struts
6 12 (10.26%) XHTML
7 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.84%) RESTful
9 6 (5.13%) XML
10 5 (4.27%) LAMP
11 4 (3.42%) Ajax
11 4 (3.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (3.42%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.42%) WCF
11 4 (3.42%) WPF
12 3 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.13%) Clustering
2 6 (5.13%) Open Source
3 5 (4.27%) Firmware
4 3 (2.56%) Social Media
5 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.71%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.85%) EPoS
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Windows
2 11 (9.40%) UNIX
2 11 (9.40%) SUSE
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (5.13%) Fedora
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.13%) CentOS
4 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.56%) Solaris
6 2 (1.71%) AIX
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
2 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.26%) MVC
4 7 (5.98%) Scrum
4 7 (5.98%) Business Continuity
4 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (5.98%) ITIL
4 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (5.13%) OOP
5 6 (5.13%) OO
5 6 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.13%) Web Development
6 5 (4.27%) Validation
7 4 (3.42%) Change Management
7 4 (3.42%) Automated Testing
7 4 (3.42%) Test Automation
8 3 (2.56%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.56%) Web Design
8 3 (2.56%) SEO
9 2 (1.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.61%) Python
2 36 (30.77%) SQL
3 30 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.08%) PHP
5 24 (20.51%) Java
6 13 (11.11%) Perl
7 11 (9.40%) PHP5
8 9 (7.69%) C#
9 8 (6.84%) C++
9 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.98%) C
11 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
12 4 (3.42%) Delphi
13 3 (2.56%) XAML
14 2 (1.71%) Groovy
15 1 (0.85%) Jython
15 1 (0.85%) Ruby
15 1 (0.85%) ABAP
15 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (25.64%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) OCPJP
2 12 (10.26%) OCMJD
2 12 (10.26%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.71%) HNC
4 2 (1.71%) HND
4 2 (1.71%) CCNA
4 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) NCDA
5 1 (0.85%) MCITP
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (17.09%) Squid
2 5 (4.27%) vSphere
2 5 (4.27%) Samba
3 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.71%) vCloud
4 2 (1.71%) NFS
4 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Oracle
2 23 (19.66%) VMware
3 17 (14.53%) NetApp
4 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
5 14 (11.97%) Cisco
6 12 (10.26%) Sun
7 11 (9.40%) Zend
8 7 (5.98%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.98%) Dell
9 2 (1.71%) JBoss
9 2 (1.71%) IBM
9 2 (1.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.85%) HP
10 1 (0.85%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry
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Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Share Opt
Posted: 5 days ago