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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 11 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 71 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.54% 4.16% 9.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.62% 15.32% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 34
Median salary £43,349 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.49% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
130 111 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 28.45% 27.14% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 87 79 93
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,380 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 82 (54.30%) Windows
2 54 (35.76%) Windows Server
3 53 (35.10%) Microsoft
4 45 (29.80%) VMware
5 42 (27.81%) Unix
6 40 (26.49%) SQL
6 40 (26.49%) Oracle
7 38 (25.17%) Citrix
8 36 (23.84%) SAN
9 35 (23.18%) ITIL
10 34 (22.52%) Red Hat
11 31 (20.53%) Data Centre
12 30 (19.87%) PaaS
12 30 (19.87%) IaaS
12 30 (19.87%) Finance
13 29 (19.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (19.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 28 (18.54%) Security Cleared
14 28 (18.54%) PowerShell
14 28 (18.54%) SQL Server
15 27 (17.88%) SC Cleared
15 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (16.56%) Shell Script
17 24 (15.89%) PRINCE2
17 24 (15.89%) Banking
18 22 (14.57%) Cisco
19 21 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
20 20 (13.25%) Hyper-V
21 19 (12.58%) ITIL V3
21 19 (12.58%) Agile Software Development

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 18 (11.92%) Apache
2 17 (11.26%) IIS
3 16 (10.60%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.95%) JBoss
5 11 (7.28%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.64%) Drupal
7 6 (3.97%) WordPress
8 3 (1.99%) CMS
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.66%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.66%) nginx
10 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.30%) MS Office
3 6 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (1.99%) Magento
3 3 (1.99%) OpenCart
3 3 (1.99%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.87%) IaaS
1 30 (19.87%) PaaS
2 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (7.28%) SaaS
5 3 (1.99%) GitHub
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.84%) SAN
2 14 (9.27%) VPN
3 13 (8.61%) DNS
4 12 (7.95%) DHCP
5 7 (4.64%) Firewall
6 5 (3.31%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.31%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.32%) FTP
7 2 (1.32%) HTTP
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) VoIP
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
8 1 (0.66%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.66%) MPLS
8 1 (0.66%) Skype
8 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.62%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.96%) MySQL
4 8 (5.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (5.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.99%) Big Data
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.32%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.66%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.64%) Subversion
3 6 (3.97%) JIRA
4 4 (2.65%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.99%) Bazaar
5 3 (1.99%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.99%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.99%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.99%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.66%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.66%) NuGet
6 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.66%) Xdebug
General
1 30 (19.87%) Finance
2 24 (15.89%) Banking
3 8 (5.30%) Advertising
4 5 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.66%) Games
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (25.83%) Administrator
2 22 (14.57%) Developer
3 16 (10.60%) Architect
3 16 (10.60%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (9.93%) Citrix Administrator
4 15 (9.93%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (9.27%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (9.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (9.27%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (8.61%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.62%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (5.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (5.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.96%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.30%) C++ Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Junior
10 8 (5.30%) Junior C++ Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.93%) Middleware
2 10 (6.62%) CSS
3 9 (5.96%) HTML
4 8 (5.30%) Laravel
4 8 (5.30%) STL
5 7 (4.64%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.64%) jQuery
5 7 (4.64%) Node.js
5 7 (4.64%) Symfony
6 5 (3.31%) Web Services
6 5 (3.31%) XML
7 4 (2.65%) CakePHP
7 4 (2.65%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.99%) CSS3
8 3 (1.99%) HTML5
8 3 (1.99%) MooTools
9 2 (1.32%) JAAS
9 2 (1.32%) LAMP
9 2 (1.32%) WebCenter
9 2 (1.32%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.93%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.28%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (7.28%) Public Cloud
5 9 (5.96%) Clustering
5 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.30%) NHS
6 8 (5.30%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.65%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.65%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.99%) User Experience
9 2 (1.32%) iPad
10 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.66%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.66%) PKI
10 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (54.30%) Windows
2 54 (35.76%) Windows Server
3 42 (27.81%) Unix
4 29 (19.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (11.92%) HPUX
6 16 (10.60%) Solaris
7 15 (9.93%) CentOS
8 14 (9.27%) OpenVMS
9 7 (4.64%) Debian
10 4 (2.65%) Fedora
10 4 (2.65%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.32%) Android
11 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.18%) ITIL
2 24 (15.89%) PRINCE2
3 19 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.58%) ITIL V3
4 17 (11.26%) Service Management
5 16 (10.60%) Migration
5 16 (10.60%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (9.27%) DevOps
6 14 (9.27%) TOGAF
7 13 (8.61%) ITSM
8 12 (7.95%) Identity Management
8 12 (7.95%) Load Balancing
8 12 (7.95%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.28%) Line Management
9 11 (7.28%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (7.28%) Wealth Management
10 10 (6.62%) Data Protection
10 10 (6.62%) Programme Management
11 9 (5.96%) OO
12 8 (5.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.49%) SQL
2 28 (18.54%) PowerShell
3 25 (16.56%) Shell Script
4 15 (9.93%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.93%) PHP
5 14 (9.27%) Bash Shell
6 13 (8.61%) C++
7 12 (7.95%) Java
7 12 (7.95%) Perl
7 12 (7.95%) Python
8 5 (3.31%) C#
8 5 (3.31%) Ruby
9 4 (2.65%) Bourne shell
9 4 (2.65%) Korn
10 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.32%) C
11 2 (1.32%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.32%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
12 1 (0.66%) Groovy
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (18.54%) Security Cleared
2 27 (17.88%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.27%) Degree
5 13 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (8.61%) MCSE
6 12 (7.95%) CCNA
7 11 (7.28%) EMC Certification
8 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.32%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (1.32%) SSCP
9 1 (0.66%) CCNP
9 1 (0.66%) CISM
9 1 (0.66%) CISSP
9 1 (0.66%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.66%) VCAP
9 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (19.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.25%) Hyper-V
3 15 (9.93%) XenApp
3 15 (9.93%) XenDesktop
4 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.96%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (5.30%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.99%) Docker
8 1 (0.66%) NDS
8 1 (0.66%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.66%) pfSense
8 1 (0.66%) Varnish
8 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.28%) AirWatch
1 11 (7.28%) Puppet
2 8 (5.30%) NetBackup
2 8 (5.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.65%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (2.65%) SCCM
4 4 (2.65%) SCOM
5 3 (1.99%) Icinga
5 3 (1.99%) Nagios
5 3 (1.99%) vRealize
6 2 (1.32%) Ansible
6 2 (1.32%) OpenView
6 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.66%) Cacti
7 1 (0.66%) Salt
7 1 (0.66%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 53 (35.10%) Microsoft
2 45 (29.80%) VMware
3 40 (26.49%) Oracle
4 38 (25.17%) Citrix
5 34 (22.52%) Red Hat
6 22 (14.57%) Cisco
7 18 (11.92%) EMC
8 14 (9.27%) NetApp
9 11 (7.28%) HP
9 11 (7.28%) IBM
9 11 (7.28%) Software AG
10 6 (3.97%) Siebel
11 3 (1.99%) Dell
11 3 (1.99%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.99%) Zend
12 2 (1.32%) InterSystems
13 1 (0.66%) F5
13 1 (0.66%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.66%) SAP
13 1 (0.66%) Sun
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago