The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - 10 17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield - 7.69% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 22.22% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £21,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 19.30% 34.62% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £20,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,800 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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