The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leamington Spa region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 6.76% 6.47% 3.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 19.64% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Leamington Spa
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leamington Spa 18.92% 32.94% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 55 22
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Warwickshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) PhD
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leamington Spa by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) DMZ
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Fedora
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PhD
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Sega Europe
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
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