The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 2.04% 12.50% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 33.33% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £48,500 £35,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +23.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
Lincolnshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 59.18% 37.50% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 13
Median salary £30,000 £22,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Linux
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Linux Salary Trend in Lincoln

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Lincoln region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln 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 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sage