The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Goole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Goole 41.38% 55.56% 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 62.50% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 14
Average salary £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Linux
East Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Goole region.

Operating Systems Category
Goole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Goole 48.28% 88.89% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 15
Average salary £30,000 £21,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Goole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Goole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Goole

Linux
Salary Trend in Goole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Goole region.

Linux Salary Trend in Goole

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Goole

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Goole region citing Linux 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.

1 23 (88.46%) Perl
2 22 (84.62%) PHP
2 22 (84.62%) MySQL
2 22 (84.62%) Apache
3 21 (80.77%) XML
3 21 (80.77%) XSL
4 20 (76.92%) Python
4 20 (76.92%) PHP4
5 10 (38.46%) OO
6 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (30.77%) Time Management
6 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) HP
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
8 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
9 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
9 2 (7.69%) SUSE
9 2 (7.69%) Debian
9 2 (7.69%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Goole by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Goole region citing Linux 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (84.62%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) MySQL
2 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
2 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
1 22 (84.62%) PHP Developer
2 21 (80.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 11 (42.31%) PHP Web Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Web Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) XML
1 21 (80.77%) XSL
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) SUSE
3 2 (7.69%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Perl
2 22 (84.62%) PHP
3 20 (76.92%) Python
3 20 (76.92%) PHP4
4 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) HP
1 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
1 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft