The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 7.02% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria region.

Operating Systems Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 35.09% 25.76% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Linux
Salary Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Cumbria region.

Linux Salary Trend in Cumbria

Linux
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
2 3 (75.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) PHP5
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) VMware