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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 855 853 867
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 15 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.011% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £25,000 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
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
29114 27568 31825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 27.00% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22770 22597 27272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 August 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 20 August 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
South East - 8 £50,000 -
London -5 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Linux+ Certification
UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) SUSE
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
3 13 (54.17%) Clustering
3 13 (54.17%) SAN
3 13 (54.17%) RHCE
3 13 (54.17%) Solaris
3 13 (54.17%) JBoss
3 13 (54.17%) Perl
3 13 (54.17%) PHP
3 13 (54.17%) MySQL
3 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
3 13 (54.17%) ITIL
3 13 (54.17%) Apache
3 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
3 13 (54.17%) Python
3 13 (54.17%) LDAP
3 13 (54.17%) NFS
3 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 13 (54.17%) Ruby
3 13 (54.17%) LPIC
3 13 (54.17%) Ubuntu
3 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
3 13 (54.17%) Xen
3 13 (54.17%) Degree
3 13 (54.17%) LAMP
3 13 (54.17%) Postfix
3 13 (54.17%) Sendmail
3 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
3 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
1 13 (54.17%) Apache
1 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
1 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
1 13 (54.17%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) LDAP
1 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
1 13 (54.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
1 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
1 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
General
1 12 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Administrator
1 13 (54.17%) Linux Administrator
2 12 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Trainer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Clustering
2 10 (41.67%) Fat Client
2 10 (41.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) SUSE
3 13 (54.17%) Ubuntu
3 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Perl
1 13 (54.17%) PHP
1 13 (54.17%) Python
1 13 (54.17%) Ruby
1 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) RHCE
1 13 (54.17%) LPIC
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) CCEE
2 10 (41.67%) MCSE
2 10 (41.67%) CCA
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCT
3 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Xen
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (54.17%) Postfix
1 13 (54.17%) Sendmail
1 13 (54.17%) NFS
1 13 (54.17%) KVM
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (41.67%) IAG
2 10 (41.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
2 10 (41.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) JBoss
3 10 (41.67%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 10 (41.67%) AppSense
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft