The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 18.64% 9.09% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 42.86% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Median salary £31,000 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Staffordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 32.20% 21.21% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 10
Median salary £23,000 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £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 Lichfield

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Lichfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lichfield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (94.12%) PHP
1 16 (94.12%) Apache
2 14 (82.35%) OOP
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
2 14 (82.35%) LAMP
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) jQuery
2 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 13 (76.47%) Web Development
4 12 (70.59%) Business Development
4 12 (70.59%) Web 2.0
4 12 (70.59%) Logistics
4 12 (70.59%) WAMP
4 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
4 12 (70.59%) Intranet
4 12 (70.59%) OO PHP
4 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) nginx
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
7 2 (11.76%) SEO
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) W3C
7 2 (11.76%) Nagios
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) CentOS
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield 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 16 (94.12%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Phing
2 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) PHP Developer
3 12 (70.59%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (70.59%) HTML Developer
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (70.59%) MySQL Developer
3 12 (70.59%) OO PHP Developer
3 12 (70.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) HTML5
1 14 (82.35%) jQuery
1 14 (82.35%) LAMP
2 12 (70.59%) WAMP
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (11.76%) Memcached
3 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) EJB
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) Servlets
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (70.59%) Web 2.0
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) W3C
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) CentOS
1 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) OOP
2 13 (76.47%) Web Development
3 12 (70.59%) Business Development
3 12 (70.59%) E-Commerce
3 12 (70.59%) Logistics
3 12 (70.59%) OO PHP
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) PHP
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat