The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leamington Spa region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 9.26% 3.03% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 15.38% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £50,000 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.48% -20.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Linux
Warwickshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leamington Spa
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 13 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 51.85% 19.70% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 55
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leamington Spa

Linux
Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

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

Linux Salary Trend in Leamington Spa

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Leamington Spa region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leamington Spa

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa 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 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) MySQL
2 19 (79.17%) PHP
3 16 (66.67%) CSS
3 16 (66.67%) OO
3 16 (66.67%) Apache
3 16 (66.67%) MVC
3 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 16 (66.67%) OO PHP
4 15 (62.50%) PHP5
4 15 (62.50%) PHP4
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) Middleware
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (12.50%) Hitachi
7 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.50%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leamington Spa 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 16 (66.67%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (12.50%) CloudFront
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Hudson
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Automotive
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (12.50%) Publishing
1 3 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
1 16 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 16 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) CSS
2 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) Memcached
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) OO
1 16 (66.67%) MVC
1 16 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Analytics
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.17%) ERP
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) PHP
3 15 (62.50%) PHP5
3 15 (62.50%) PHP4
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) ABAP
6 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (12.50%) Varnish
1 3 (12.50%) RHEV
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SELinux
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) EMC
3 3 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) SaltStack