The table below looks at the statistics for Linux+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux+ Certification over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 867 895 866
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 9 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.007% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.032% 0.026% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +108.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -
Linux+ Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28423 30519 28940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.45% 27.11% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22479 24615 23572
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,475
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Linux+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux+ Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Linux+ Certification Salary Trend in England

Linux+ Certification
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Linux+ Certification Salary Histogram in England

Linux+ Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 4 £50,000 -
South East +19 4 - -
West Midlands -9 1 £32,500 +1.56%
Linux+ Certification
UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Linux+ Certification 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+ Certification.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Intel
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) CCSP
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) SSCP
4 4 (30.77%) Sourcefire
4 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) Legal
4 4 (30.77%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
4 4 (30.77%) LPIC
4 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Linux+ Certification 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+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) GIMP
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Automake
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Magento Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
1 2 (15.38%) Zend Framework
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) EPoS
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 2 (15.38%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.69%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) SEO
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Online Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CCSP
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) SSCP
2 4 (30.77%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (30.77%) LPIC
3 3 (23.08%) RHCE
3 3 (23.08%) RHCSA
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
1 4 (30.77%) Intel
1 4 (30.77%) Sourcefire
2 2 (15.38%) Zend
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) VMware