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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 38 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.56% 4.85% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.77% 24.68% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 10
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £36,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
97 77 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.56% 19.64% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76 62 68
Median salary £38,500 £28,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,900 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,500 £44,360
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.78%) Apache
7 8 (22.22%) PHP
7 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (19.44%) CentOS
9 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) SAP
9 6 (16.67%) OO
9 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 6 (16.67%) Change Management
9 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 6 (16.67%) LAMP
9 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
10 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.89%) LAN
10 5 (13.89%) WAN
10 5 (13.89%) Web Services
10 5 (13.89%) TDD
10 5 (13.89%) Web Development
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 5 (13.89%) FMCG

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 10 (27.78%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) nginx
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) Jadu
5 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MetaTrader
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
1 5 (13.89%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.33%) JIRA
3 3 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Redmine
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) PHP Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) IT Technician
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Support
6 3 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Report Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) LAMP
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) Ajax
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) Node.js
4 3 (8.33%) SAP Basis
4 3 (8.33%) SAP XI
4 3 (8.33%) Symfony
5 2 (5.56%) Twig
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (2.78%) CSS3
6 1 (2.78%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) FMCG
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.78%) Fintech
6 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (19.44%) CentOS
4 3 (8.33%) AIX
4 3 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Change Management
2 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (16.67%) OO
2 6 (16.67%) Scrum
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
3 5 (13.89%) TDD
3 5 (13.89%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) OOD
5 3 (8.33%) OOP
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.78%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) CFEngine
1 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
1 6 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) Rackspace
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
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