The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux 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
Linux
Rank 23 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 6.54% 19.78% 12.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 50.00% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 10
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Hull region.

Operating Systems Category
Hull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 16.34% 39.56% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 15
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

Linux
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hull 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 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
2 8 (47.06%) MySQL
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 7 (41.18%) CentOS
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Puppet
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) DevOps
5 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (23.53%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) Ansible
7 2 (11.76%) Docker
7 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.76%) nginx
7 2 (11.76%) LAMP
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) Ant
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (5.88%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hull by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hull 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 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Ant
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Support
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
2 8 (47.06%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Perforce
2 1 (5.88%) VMware