The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 27.40% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
31 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 42.47% 52.31% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 12
Average salary £32,000 £26,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.90% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,875 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Lincoln region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 19 (79.17%) Apache
2 18 (75.00%) PHP
2 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 18 (75.00%) LAMP
3 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
6 6 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) IIS
7 5 (20.83%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall
7 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.67%) HND
8 4 (16.67%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (12.50%) Internet
9 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 3 (12.50%) VPN
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (79.17%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (70.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Administrator
2 19 (79.17%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) OOP
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) Perl
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £34 - £38500 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago