The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Lincolnshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 8.57% 8.84% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.93% 25.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 2
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -42.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 52 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 40.95% 35.37% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 16
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
East Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln -4 4 £28,250 -10.31%
Barton-upon-Humber - 3 £35,000 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (60.00%) MySQL
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (33.33%) Maya
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) LAMP
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) OOP
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (20.00%) Magento
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (13.33%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 5 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Debian
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) HND
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft