The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Lichfield region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 11.11% 13.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 28.89% 20.00% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 17
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £17,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £25,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Staffordshire

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

Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) PHP5
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago