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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 860 851 864
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 5 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.044% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 14
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +90.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £40,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-55.55% -
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
28566 27086 30468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.93% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22991 21625 25793
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -15 2 £52,500 - 1
East of England -19 2 £20,000 -55.55%
South East - 1 - -
Linux+ Certification
UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) SUSE
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 11 (61.11%) Ruby
4 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
5 10 (55.56%) Perl
5 10 (55.56%) PHP
5 10 (55.56%) MySQL
5 10 (55.56%) WebLogic
5 10 (55.56%) ITIL
5 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (55.56%) JBoss
5 10 (55.56%) Apache
5 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
5 10 (55.56%) Python
5 10 (55.56%) LDAP
5 10 (55.56%) NFS
5 10 (55.56%) RHCE
5 10 (55.56%) LAMP
5 10 (55.56%) Clustering
5 10 (55.56%) LPIC
5 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
5 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
5 10 (55.56%) Xen
5 10 (55.56%) Degree
5 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (55.56%) Postfix

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) WebLogic
1 10 (55.56%) JBoss
1 10 (55.56%) Apache
1 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
1 10 (55.56%) CloudStack
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SAN
2 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) LDAP
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Hadoop
1 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Automake
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Administrator
1 10 (55.56%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
2 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.11%) CCTV
3 2 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.56%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) SUSE
3 10 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Ruby
1 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) PHP
2 10 (55.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) RHCE
1 10 (55.56%) LPIC
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
1 10 (55.56%) RHCSA
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) CCA
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CCEE
4 2 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Xen
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (55.56%) Postfix
1 10 (55.56%) Sendmail
1 10 (55.56%) NFS
1 10 (55.56%) KVM
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (27.78%) IAG
2 5 (27.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) Cacti
3 2 (11.11%) Opsview
4 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) AppSense
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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