The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 67 24 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.81% 7.32% 15.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.89% 32.43% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 61
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,168 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Linux
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 74 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.10% 22.56% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 100 52 113
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Linux
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Salary Trend in Liverpool

Linux
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Linux.

1 39 (41.49%) Windows
2 31 (32.98%) Degree
3 28 (29.79%) Windows Server
4 27 (28.72%) Python
5 26 (27.66%) SQL
6 25 (26.60%) Bash Shell
6 25 (26.60%) Cybersecurity
7 24 (25.53%) VMware
8 22 (23.40%) Apache
8 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
9 21 (22.34%) Computer Science
9 21 (22.34%) Unix
10 19 (20.21%) ITIL
10 19 (20.21%) HTML
10 19 (20.21%) JavaScript
10 19 (20.21%) Citrix
11 18 (19.15%) Cisco
11 18 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (18.09%) PHP
13 16 (17.02%) Oracle
13 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
13 16 (17.02%) CSS
14 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
15 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.89%) Debian
15 14 (14.89%) Shell Script
16 13 (13.83%) Middleware
16 13 (13.83%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (13.83%) CCNA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.40%) Apache
2 10 (10.64%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (10.64%) IIS
2 10 (10.64%) JBoss
2 10 (10.64%) nginx
2 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.26%) Drupal
4 3 (3.19%) CMS
4 3 (3.19%) WordPress
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Magento
1 3 (3.19%) OpenCart
1 3 (3.19%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) IaaS
1 12 (12.77%) PaaS
2 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (12.77%) DHCP
2 12 (12.77%) DNS
2 12 (12.77%) SAN
2 12 (12.77%) VPN
3 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.19%) BIG-IP
5 3 (3.19%) Internet
5 3 (3.19%) Network Security
5 3 (3.19%) VoIP
5 3 (3.19%) Wireless
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.06%) 802.11
7 1 (1.06%) Firewall
7 1 (1.06%) MRTG
7 1 (1.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) MySQL
3 7 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) DB2
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.70%) Subversion
3 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.19%) Bazaar
5 3 (3.19%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.19%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.13%) JIRA
7 1 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.06%) Hudson
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium
7 1 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.06%) Xdebug
General
1 11 (11.70%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.64%) Aerospace
2 10 (10.64%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Finance
4 3 (3.19%) Games
5 2 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Developer
2 27 (28.72%) Administrator
3 13 (13.83%) Applications Support
4 11 (11.70%) Embedded Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Embedded Software Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Linux Support
4 11 (11.70%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) Citrix Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Siebel Administrator
8 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.21%) HTML
2 16 (17.02%) CSS
3 13 (13.83%) Middleware
4 11 (11.70%) Django
5 9 (9.57%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.51%) XML
7 7 (7.45%) JSON
8 6 (6.38%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (6.38%) Laravel
9 5 (5.32%) HTML5
9 5 (5.32%) jQuery
10 4 (4.26%) Symfony
11 3 (3.19%) CakePHP
11 3 (3.19%) CSS3
11 3 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (3.19%) MooTools
11 3 (3.19%) Node.js
12 2 (2.13%) Behat
12 2 (2.13%) STL
12 2 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.70%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (10.64%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.32%) Clustering
6 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.19%) Cybercrime
6 3 (3.19%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) NHS
7 2 (2.13%) Tandem
8 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.06%) iPad
8 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.49%) Windows
2 28 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 21 (22.34%) Unix
4 18 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (14.89%) Debian
6 13 (13.83%) CentOS
7 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.19%) Solaris
10 2 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (2.13%) OpenVMS
11 1 (1.06%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 19 (20.21%) ITIL
4 13 (13.83%) Web Development
5 12 (12.77%) Configuration Management
6 11 (11.70%) Load Balancing
6 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
7 10 (10.64%) DevOps
7 10 (10.64%) Identity Management
7 10 (10.64%) ITIL V3
7 10 (10.64%) Line Management
7 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.64%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (10.64%) OO
7 10 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (10.64%) TOGAF
7 10 (10.64%) Wealth Management
8 9 (9.57%) Open Source
8 9 (9.57%) Problem Management
9 8 (8.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.72%) Python
2 26 (27.66%) SQL
3 25 (26.60%) Bash Shell
4 19 (20.21%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.09%) PHP
6 14 (14.89%) Shell Script
7 13 (13.83%) C
8 12 (12.77%) C++
8 12 (12.77%) Perl
9 11 (11.70%) C#
9 11 (11.70%) Embedded C
10 4 (4.26%) Java
10 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.19%) PHP 5
11 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 13 (13.83%) CCNA
3 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.64%) EMC Certification
5 10 (10.64%) MCSE
5 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.19%) CISM
6 3 (3.19%) CISSP
6 3 (3.19%) SSCP
7 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.57%) Varnish
4 5 (5.32%) XenApp
4 5 (5.32%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.13%) Firmware
6 2 (2.13%) Squid
7 1 (1.06%) HDFS
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) AirWatch
2 8 (8.51%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.51%) Munin
2 8 (8.51%) Nagios
3 7 (7.45%) Cacti
3 7 (7.45%) Puppet
4 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.06%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (25.53%) VMware
2 19 (20.21%) Citrix
3 18 (19.15%) Cisco
4 16 (17.02%) Oracle
5 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
6 11 (11.70%) EMC
7 10 (10.64%) IBM
7 10 (10.64%) Software AG
8 7 (7.45%) F5
8 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.32%) Siebel
10 3 (3.19%) Zend
11 2 (2.13%) HP
11 2 (2.13%) NetApp
11 2 (2.13%) Twitter
12 1 (1.06%) Perforce
12 1 (1.06%) SaltStack
12 1 (1.06%) Sun
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago