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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 22 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.22% 3.97% 4.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.57% 15.63% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
35 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 25.93% 25.40% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 45
Average salary £20,000 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.95% -5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015. 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 +5 2 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) LAMP
1 14 (70.00%) Apache
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 12 (60.00%) PHP
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Firewall
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) Degree
8 1 (5.00%) Symfony
8 1 (5.00%) Zend
8 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (5.00%) CentOS
8 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (70.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Administrator
2 13 (65.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Symfony
2 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Zend
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago