The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 894 853 874
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +21
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 8 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.026% 0.034% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 13
Average salary £50,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30945 29335 32637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.67% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24956 23943 27872
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux+ Certification
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -55 5 £50,000 +108.33% 1
South East - 2 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £32,000 -
Linux+ Certification
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Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) MySQL
2 19 (86.36%) Perl
2 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 19 (86.36%) Bash Shell
2 19 (86.36%) MongoDB
3 17 (77.27%) SUSE
3 17 (77.27%) VMware
4 15 (68.18%) Clustering
4 15 (68.18%) Ruby
4 15 (68.18%) LPIC
4 15 (68.18%) Ubuntu
4 15 (68.18%) WebSphere
4 15 (68.18%) Xen
4 15 (68.18%) CloudStack
4 15 (68.18%) KVM
4 15 (68.18%) Puppet
4 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (68.18%) Postfix
4 15 (68.18%) Sendmail
4 15 (68.18%) Hadoop
4 15 (68.18%) Law
4 15 (68.18%) Solaris
4 15 (68.18%) RHCE
4 15 (68.18%) SAN
4 15 (68.18%) PHP
4 15 (68.18%) NFS
4 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
4 15 (68.18%) Apache

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (68.18%) WebSphere
1 15 (68.18%) CloudStack
1 15 (68.18%) Apache
1 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
1 15 (68.18%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) SAN
1 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
1 15 (68.18%) LDAP
2 6 (27.27%) VLAN
3 4 (18.18%) VRRP
3 4 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) MySQL
1 19 (86.36%) MongoDB
2 15 (68.18%) Hadoop
General
1 15 (68.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (68.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 15 (68.18%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (68.18%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Trainer
4 1 (4.55%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) SUSE
3 15 (68.18%) Ubuntu
3 15 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (68.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Perl
1 19 (86.36%) Bash Shell
2 15 (68.18%) Ruby
2 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 15 (68.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 15 (68.18%) LPIC
2 15 (68.18%) RHCE
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) CCA
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCEE
4 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Server+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCT
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Xen
1 15 (68.18%) KVM
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (68.18%) Postfix
1 15 (68.18%) Sendmail
1 15 (68.18%) NFS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.09%) IAG
2 2 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call + Pension + Private Medical
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Aradco VSI Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago