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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 50 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.07% 2.95% 6.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.13% 15.58% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 28
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,600 £45,750
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
99 77 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 23.35% 18.92% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 78 60 95
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 29 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Leicester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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%) SQL
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Apache
2 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 12 (33.33%) MySQL
4 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle
5 10 (27.78%) Puppet
5 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (27.78%) DevOps
6 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (25.00%) Web Services
6 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (25.00%) CentOS
6 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) Unix
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 7 (19.44%) MS Office
8 7 (19.44%) SAP
8 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
8 7 (19.44%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (19.44%) nginx
8 7 (19.44%) Mercurial
8 7 (19.44%) FMCG
8 7 (19.44%) High Availability

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 (38.89%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) nginx
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
1 7 (19.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MetaTrader
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) SMTP
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) PBX
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (11.11%) SAP BI
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (19.44%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) DevOps Manager
1 7 (19.44%) Systems Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Metrics Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) Node.js
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) SAP XI
4 3 (8.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.78%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) FMCG
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (25.00%) CentOS
4 8 (22.22%) Unix
5 6 (16.67%) AIX
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.56%) Debian
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) High Availability
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) Logistics
7 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Change Management
8 4 (11.11%) ERP
8 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 4 (11.11%) OO
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISEB
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) iptables
2 1 (2.78%) Openswan
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
2 7 (19.44%) CFEngine
3 3 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) Fail2ban
4 1 (2.78%) Linux-HA
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) vMotion
4 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
1 10 (27.78%) Red Hat
2 7 (19.44%) Rackspace
2 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
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