The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 9.52% 10.81% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
UK excluding London median 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 Dudley region.

Operating Systems Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 23.81% 27.03% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £19,499
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Linux
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dudley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) ITSM
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Dell
4 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) Visualisation
6 5 (38.46%) Replication
6 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (38.46%) Line Management
6 5 (38.46%) Service Design
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
8 3 (23.08%) MVS
8 3 (23.08%) Middleware
8 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Unix
8 3 (23.08%) SOA
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) WLAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (23.08%) WLAN
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Network Operations Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Network Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Visualisation
2 5 (38.46%) Replication
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (23.08%) Economics
3 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Mac OS X
2 3 (23.08%) MVS
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) ITSM
3 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Line Management
4 5 (38.46%) Service Design
4 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
5 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) High Availability
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Citrix
1 8 (61.54%) Dell
1 8 (61.54%) NetApp
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
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