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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 34 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.59% 4.35% 6.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.71% 19.00% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 34
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £42,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
70 100 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.74% 22.88% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 119
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 30 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 26 (43.33%) SQL
3 19 (31.67%) PHP
3 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (30.00%) Unix
5 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
6 16 (26.67%) OO
6 16 (26.67%) Oracle
7 15 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 15 (25.00%) Front End Development
8 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (23.33%) High Availability
8 14 (23.33%) Apache
9 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
10 12 (20.00%) MySQL
10 12 (20.00%) MS Office
10 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 12 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (20.00%) DevOps
11 11 (18.33%) OO PHP
11 11 (18.33%) Laravel
11 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
11 11 (18.33%) SilverStripe
11 11 (18.33%) Magento
11 11 (18.33%) Symfony
12 10 (16.67%) Logistics
12 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.67%) Firewall

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 14 (23.33%) Apache
2 11 (18.33%) SilverStripe
3 9 (15.00%) CMS
3 9 (15.00%) WordPress
4 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 5 (8.33%) Node.js
6 4 (6.67%) IIS
6 4 (6.67%) nginx
7 2 (3.33%) Drupal
7 2 (3.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (20.00%) MS Office
1 12 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Magento
2 3 (5.00%) MetaTrader
3 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Sage Pay
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) IBM PureFlex
3 4 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) HTTP
3 4 (6.67%) SMTP
3 4 (6.67%) SSL
3 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) SAN
5 2 (3.33%) SSH
6 1 (1.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.67%) LDAP
6 1 (1.67%) PBX
6 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) MySQL
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (6.67%) SAP BI
4 2 (3.33%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 4 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
6 4 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.67%) IBM Storage Architect
6 4 (6.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Storage Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Symfony Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
1 11 (18.33%) Laravel
1 11 (18.33%) Symfony
2 6 (10.00%) Web Services
3 5 (8.33%) CSS
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
4 4 (6.67%) SAP XI
5 3 (5.00%) SAP Basis
6 2 (3.33%) .NET
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
6 2 (3.33%) Behat
6 2 (3.33%) LAMP
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.67%) jQuery
7 1 (1.67%) Leaflet
7 1 (1.67%) OpenLayers
7 1 (1.67%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.67%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) IVR
3 4 (6.67%) FMCG
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (30.00%) Unix
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.67%) CentOS
6 6 (10.00%) AIX
7 4 (6.67%) Debian
8 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) OO
2 15 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 15 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 14 (23.33%) High Availability
4 12 (20.00%) DevOps
5 11 (18.33%) OO PHP
6 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (16.67%) Logistics
6 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 9 (15.00%) Functional Testing
7 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (10.00%) ITIL
9 6 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) SQL
2 19 (31.67%) PHP
3 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) ISEB
2 9 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.67%) vSphere
2 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.67%) Docker
4 1 (1.67%) iptables
4 1 (1.67%) Openswan
4 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) Ansible
3 4 (6.67%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.33%) Plesk
5 1 (1.67%) Cacti
5 1 (1.67%) Fail2ban
5 1 (1.67%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.67%) Nagios
5 1 (1.67%) vMotion
5 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle
3 10 (16.67%) VMware
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.00%) NetApp
5 7 (11.67%) SAP
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco
6 6 (10.00%) Citrix
6 6 (10.00%) F5
6 6 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.00%) IBM
6 6 (10.00%) MobileIron
6 6 (10.00%) Rackspace
7 3 (5.00%) HP
8 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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