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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 13.89% 0.95% 5.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 2.27% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 3
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -1.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
52 88 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 36.11% 41.71% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 33
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £37,000 £40,000
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 2 September 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 +19 17 £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 2 September 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 19 (76.00%) PHP
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 16 (64.00%) Apache
3 15 (60.00%) LAMP
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (24.00%) LAN
8 6 (24.00%) WAN
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) Migration
9 5 (20.00%) OOP
9 5 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) IIS
10 4 (16.00%) HND
10 4 (16.00%) UNIX
10 4 (16.00%) VPN
10 4 (16.00%) Cisco
10 4 (16.00%) Perl
10 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.00%) Internet
10 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (16.00%) Information Security
10 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) Network Security

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (64.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Behat
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Administrator
2 16 (64.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (12.00%) Symfony
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Debian
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) OOP
3 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) HND
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 4 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32,000
Posted: 6 days ago