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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 19.18% 7.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.28% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
29 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 39.73% 35.71% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 8
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Solaris
1 14 (93.33%) Sun
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database
2 13 (86.67%) Data Guard
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (86.67%) Clustering
2 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) AIX
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) WebLogic
3 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (80.00%) SLA
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (80.00%) Change Control
4 9 (60.00%) UNIX
5 8 (53.33%) Change Management
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) WebLogic
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle9i Database
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Administrator
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle DBA
1 13 (86.67%) SQL DBA
1 13 (86.67%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Junior
3 5 (33.33%) Trainee Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Trainee
3 5 (33.33%) Junior DBA
3 5 (33.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support
4 1 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Solaris
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) AIX
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (80.00%) Change Control
2 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (86.67%) Data Guard
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Sun
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago