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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 886 921 904
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 23 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.088% 0.029% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 13
Average salary £75,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+130.76% -27.77%
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
26156 27364 26645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.69% 27.57% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21168 22032 21157
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 - 10 £75,000 -
South West - 9 £75,000 -
East of England +2 4 £65,000 +225.00%
Linux+ Certification
UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 91 (98.91%) TCP/IP
2 91 (98.91%) Ethical Hacking
2 91 (98.91%) Penetration Testing
3 90 (97.83%) Firewall
3 90 (97.83%) CCNA
3 90 (97.83%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (95.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 88 (95.65%) CISSP
4 88 (95.65%) MCSE
4 88 (95.65%) C
4 88 (95.65%) C++
4 88 (95.65%) Java
4 88 (95.65%) GIAC
4 88 (95.65%) Android
4 88 (95.65%) Reverse Engineering
4 88 (95.65%) Hadoop
4 88 (95.65%) Apache Hive
4 88 (95.65%) Apple iOS
4 88 (95.65%) Big Data
4 88 (95.65%) Apache Pig
4 88 (95.65%) Mobile Development
4 88 (95.65%) SANS
5 87 (94.57%) Cybersecurity
5 87 (94.57%) Java EE
5 87 (94.57%) Multithreading
5 87 (94.57%) SSCP
6 85 (92.39%) Software Engineering
7 84 (91.30%) Objective-C
7 84 (91.30%) C#

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 88 (95.65%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (98.91%) TCP/IP
2 90 (97.83%) Firewall
3 3 (3.26%) LAN
3 3 (3.26%) Network Security
3 3 (3.26%) tcpdump
3 3 (3.26%) VPN
3 3 (3.26%) WAN
3 3 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (95.65%) Apache Hive
1 88 (95.65%) Big Data
1 88 (95.65%) Hadoop
General
1 83 (90.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 66 (71.74%) Software Engineer
2 39 (42.39%) Principal Engineer
3 38 (41.30%) Principal Software Engineer
4 17 (18.48%) Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Consultant
5 10 (10.87%) Lead Software Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Software Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Java Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Software Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Security Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (94.57%) Java EE
2 84 (91.30%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 81 (88.04%) Cybercrime
2 1 (1.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (95.65%) Android
2 88 (95.65%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Debian
4 1 (1.09%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.09%) SUSE
4 1 (1.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (98.91%) Ethical Hacking
1 91 (98.91%) Penetration Testing
2 88 (95.65%) Mobile Development
2 88 (95.65%) Reverse Engineering
3 87 (94.57%) Cybersecurity
3 87 (94.57%) Multithreading
4 85 (92.39%) Software Engineering
5 52 (56.52%) Coaching
6 36 (39.13%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.35%) ITIL
8 3 (3.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.26%) Security Testing
8 3 (3.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (2.17%) Android Development
9 2 (2.17%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.17%) User Stories
10 1 (1.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (95.65%) C
1 88 (95.65%) C++
1 88 (95.65%) Java
2 84 (91.30%) C#
2 84 (91.30%) Objective-C
3 3 (3.26%) PHP
4 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (1.09%) Ruby
5 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 90 (97.83%) CCNA
1 90 (97.83%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (95.65%) CISSP
2 88 (95.65%) GIAC
2 88 (95.65%) MCSE
2 88 (95.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (95.65%) SANS
3 87 (94.57%) SSCP
4 48 (52.17%) Security Cleared
5 42 (45.65%) Network+ Certification
6 25 (27.17%) DV Cleared
7 6 (6.52%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (6.52%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (4.35%) RHCE
9 3 (3.26%) CCNP
9 3 (3.26%) CCSA
9 3 (3.26%) CCSE
9 3 (3.26%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.09%) LPIC
10 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Ansible
1 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
1 3 (3.26%) Cisco
1 3 (3.26%) VMware
2 2 (2.17%) Forcepoint