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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 10.53% 6.94% 12.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 38.46% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Median salary £31,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
16 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 28.07% 18.06% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 11
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 £20,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 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 14 (100.00%) PHP
1 14 (100.00%) Apache
2 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 12 (85.71%) OOP
2 12 (85.71%) LAMP
2 12 (85.71%) Web 2.0
2 12 (85.71%) Web Development
2 12 (85.71%) Business Development
2 12 (85.71%) jQuery
2 12 (85.71%) WAMP
2 12 (85.71%) Intranet
2 12 (85.71%) Logistics
2 12 (85.71%) HTML5
2 12 (85.71%) OO PHP
2 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 14 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) HTML CSS Developer
1 12 (85.71%) HTML Developer
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript Developer
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL Developer
1 12 (85.71%) OO PHP Developer
1 12 (85.71%) PHP Developer
1 12 (85.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) HTML5
1 12 (85.71%) jQuery
1 12 (85.71%) LAMP
1 12 (85.71%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (85.71%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
1 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Development
1 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 12 (85.71%) Logistics
1 12 (85.71%) OO PHP
1 12 (85.71%) OOP
1 12 (85.71%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat