The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 11.33% 0.98% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.69% 2.94% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +43.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Linux
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 68 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 32.67% 33.17% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 32
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Linux
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +16 14 £32,000 -3.03% 2
Barton-upon-Humber - 3 £27,500 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 17 (77.27%) PHP
1 17 (77.27%) MySQL
2 14 (63.64%) Apache
3 13 (59.09%) LAMP
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
7 6 (27.27%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) Migration
8 5 (22.73%) OOP
8 5 (22.73%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 4 (18.18%) HND
9 4 (18.18%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco
9 4 (18.18%) Perl
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security
9 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 4 (18.18%) IT Governance
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) Network Security
9 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 14 (63.64%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit
1 3 (13.64%) Behat
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Administrator
2 14 (63.64%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) LAMP
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) Symfony
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Debian
2 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) IT Governance
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) PHP
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) HND
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Business Objects
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago