The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 30 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.68% 5.75% 6.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.69% 25.00% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 35
Median salary £37,500 £39,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 100 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.50% 22.99% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 44 84 119
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Linux
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Leicester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) PHP
2 23 (36.51%) SQL
3 19 (30.16%) OO
4 18 (28.57%) Unix
4 18 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 18 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 17 (26.98%) Apache
6 16 (25.40%) DevOps
7 15 (23.81%) High Availability
7 15 (23.81%) Symfony
7 15 (23.81%) Oracle
8 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
8 14 (22.22%) Magento
8 14 (22.22%) SilverStripe
8 14 (22.22%) Laravel
8 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 14 (22.22%) OO PHP
8 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
9 12 (19.05%) WordPress
9 12 (19.05%) MySQL
9 12 (19.05%) CMS
9 12 (19.05%) VMware
10 11 (17.46%) Firewall
10 11 (17.46%) Logistics
10 11 (17.46%) MS Excel

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.98%) Apache
2 14 (22.22%) SilverStripe
3 12 (19.05%) CMS
3 12 (19.05%) WordPress
4 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 6 (9.52%) Skype for Business
6 5 (7.94%) Drupal
6 5 (7.94%) IIS
6 5 (7.94%) Joomla!
7 4 (6.35%) nginx
8 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
8 3 (4.76%) Plone
9 2 (3.17%) Node.js
10 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.87%) MS Office
2 10 (15.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Magento
2 1 (1.59%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Sage Pay
2 6 (9.52%) IBM PureFlex
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.76%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) DNS
3 6 (9.52%) HTTP
4 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) SAN
5 4 (6.35%) SMTP
5 4 (6.35%) SSL
6 2 (3.17%) DHCP
6 2 (3.17%) PBX
6 2 (3.17%) SSH
6 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.59%) LDAP
7 1 (1.59%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) MySQL
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.52%) PHPUnit
4 5 (7.94%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.35%) Subversion
6 3 (4.76%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.17%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Retail
1 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) PHP Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Angular Developer
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.35%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.35%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.35%) IBM Storage Architect
7 4 (6.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Storage Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Symfony Developer
7 4 (6.35%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) Symfony
2 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 14 (22.22%) Laravel
3 8 (12.70%) HTML
4 5 (7.94%) Ajax
4 5 (7.94%) Behat
4 5 (7.94%) CSS
4 5 (7.94%) Web Services
5 3 (4.76%) Nutch
5 3 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (3.17%) .NET
6 2 (3.17%) jQuery
6 2 (3.17%) LAMP
7 1 (1.59%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (1.59%) Leaflet
7 1 (1.59%) OpenLayers
7 1 (1.59%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.59%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.59%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) IVR
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) FMCG
4 3 (4.76%) Wiki
5 2 (3.17%) Xbox
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 18 (28.57%) Unix
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.29%) CentOS
5 5 (7.94%) Mac OS
6 4 (6.35%) Debian
7 3 (4.76%) AIX
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) OO
2 18 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 16 (25.40%) DevOps
4 15 (23.81%) High Availability
5 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 14 (22.22%) OO PHP
6 11 (17.46%) Logistics
7 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
8 9 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 9 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.11%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
11 6 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (9.52%) Scrum
11 6 (9.52%) Web Filtering
12 5 (7.94%) Presales
13 4 (6.35%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) PHP
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) Perl
4 3 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) ISEB
2 9 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) vSphere
3 5 (7.94%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.59%) Docker
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) iptables
4 1 (1.59%) Kamailio
4 1 (1.59%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (1.59%) Openswan
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (14.29%) Puppet
2 8 (12.70%) Ansible
3 5 (7.94%) Plesk
4 3 (4.76%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.59%) Cacti
5 1 (1.59%) Fail2ban
5 1 (1.59%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) SCCM
5 1 (1.59%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) vMotion
5 1 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle
2 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 12 (19.05%) VMware
4 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (14.29%) NetApp
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco
5 8 (12.70%) Rackspace
6 7 (11.11%) IBM
7 6 (9.52%) Citrix
7 6 (9.52%) F5
7 6 (9.52%) Fortinet
7 6 (9.52%) MobileIron
8 4 (6.35%) HP
9 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.59%) BT
10 1 (1.59%) Dell
10 1 (1.59%) EMC
10 1 (1.59%) hybris
10 1 (1.59%) SAP
10 1 (1.59%) Zend
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