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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
UK / England
Rank 816 858 934
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +76
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 17 41 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.044% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.16% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 2
Median salary £45,000 £75,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £67,500 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +157.14%

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
19818 25987 27216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.19% 27.79% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15760 21028 21895
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Linux+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +15 15 £45,000 -40.00%
London +37 2 £42,500 -43.33%
Linux+ Certification
UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification 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 England region with a requirement for Linux+ Certification.

1 54 (100.00%) Linux
1 54 (100.00%) CCNA
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (96.30%) MCSE
2 52 (96.30%) C
2 52 (96.30%) CISSP
2 52 (96.30%) SSCP
2 52 (96.30%) Network+ Certification
2 52 (96.30%) GIAC
2 52 (96.30%) Security Cleared
2 52 (96.30%) Cybersecurity
2 52 (96.30%) SANS
3 43 (79.63%) Software Engineering
4 42 (77.78%) DV Cleared
4 42 (77.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 42 (77.78%) Security+ Certification
5 41 (75.93%) Ethical Hacking
5 41 (75.93%) Penetration Testing
5 41 (75.93%) TCP/IP
5 41 (75.93%) Reverse Engineering
6 40 (74.07%) Firewall
7 29 (53.70%) Objective-C
7 29 (53.70%) C#
7 29 (53.70%) C++
7 29 (53.70%) Java
7 29 (53.70%) STL
7 29 (53.70%) Multithreading
7 29 (53.70%) Java EE
8 25 (46.30%) Mentoring

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (31.48%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) lighttpd
Communications & Networking
1 41 (75.93%) TCP/IP
2 40 (74.07%) Firewall
3 11 (20.37%) FCoE
3 11 (20.37%) SNMP
4 8 (14.81%) HTTP
5 7 (12.96%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Big Data
2 17 (31.48%) Apache Hive
2 17 (31.48%) Hadoop
3 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) JIRA
2 11 (20.37%) Redmine
3 7 (12.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (12.96%) Bitbucket
3 7 (12.96%) CodeSonar
3 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.96%) git-flow
3 7 (12.96%) Robot Framework
3 7 (12.96%) Selenium
General
1 25 (46.30%) Games
2 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Platform Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Software Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Consultant
3 12 (22.22%) Software Consultant
3 12 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Test Consultant
3 12 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Administrator
4 9 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Network Systems Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Virtualisation Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Java EE
1 29 (53.70%) STL
2 7 (12.96%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
2 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
2 7 (12.96%) Django
2 7 (12.96%) LAMP
2 7 (12.96%) Node.js
2 7 (12.96%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (12.96%) REST
2 7 (12.96%) SOAP
2 7 (12.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Cybercrime
2 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (31.48%) Android
2 17 (31.48%) Apple iOS
3 16 (29.63%) Windows
4 13 (24.07%) Unix
5 7 (12.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (96.30%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (79.63%) Software Engineering
3 41 (75.93%) Ethical Hacking
3 41 (75.93%) Penetration Testing
3 41 (75.93%) Reverse Engineering
4 29 (53.70%) Multithreading
5 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (46.30%) Coaching
5 25 (46.30%) Mentoring
6 18 (33.33%) User Stories
7 11 (20.37%) High Availability
8 10 (18.52%) Mobile Development
9 7 (12.96%) API Design
9 7 (12.96%) Kanban
9 7 (12.96%) Scrum
10 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) C
2 29 (53.70%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) C++
2 29 (53.70%) Java
2 29 (53.70%) Objective-C
3 20 (37.04%) Python
4 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
5 13 (24.07%) Perl
6 12 (22.22%) VB
7 11 (20.37%) Korn
8 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.96%) PHP
8 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) CCNA
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (96.30%) CISSP
2 52 (96.30%) GIAC
2 52 (96.30%) MCSE
2 52 (96.30%) Network+ Certification
2 52 (96.30%) SANS
2 52 (96.30%) Security Cleared
2 52 (96.30%) SSCP
3 42 (77.78%) CompTIA Security+
3 42 (77.78%) DV Cleared
3 42 (77.78%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) MCTS
4 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) NFS
1 11 (20.37%) Samba
1 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
2 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.81%) vSphere
4 7 (12.96%) Docker
5 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (35.19%) Puppet
2 12 (22.22%) Nagios
3 11 (20.37%) Ansible
4 7 (12.96%) Salt
5 1 (1.85%) Cacti
5 1 (1.85%) Graylog
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) EMC
2 11 (20.37%) NetApp
2 11 (20.37%) SolarWinds
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) CommVault
4 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto