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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 846 836 871
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 5 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.015% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.057% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 16
Average salary £26,250 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +87.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £40,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -
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
27163 26239 29498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.60% 27.08% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21914 20860 24968
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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
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 26 January 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
South East - 3 - -
East of England -12 1 £20,000 -55.55%
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 2
Linux+ Certification
UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) Ruby
2 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
3 10 (66.67%) LAMP
3 10 (66.67%) Apache
3 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 10 (66.67%) MySQL
4 9 (60.00%) Perl
4 9 (60.00%) Solaris
4 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) LDAP
4 9 (60.00%) JBoss
4 9 (60.00%) SUSE
4 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Clustering
4 9 (60.00%) NFS
4 9 (60.00%) Puppet
4 9 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (60.00%) Postfix
4 9 (60.00%) Sendmail
4 9 (60.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (60.00%) LPIC
4 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 9 (60.00%) RHCE

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (60.00%) JBoss
2 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (60.00%) CloudStack
3 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 9 (60.00%) LDAP
3 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 9 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Automake
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (53.33%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Administrator
1 9 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (53.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) CCTV
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
2 2 (13.33%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) SUSE
2 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) OOP
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Ruby
1 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
3 9 (60.00%) Perl
3 9 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) RHCE
1 9 (60.00%) LPIC
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
1 9 (60.00%) RHCSA
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCSP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
3 1 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) NFS
1 9 (60.00%) Xen
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (60.00%) Postfix
1 9 (60.00%) Sendmail
1 9 (60.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Opsview
2 2 (13.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
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