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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 99 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.84% 4.90% 12.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.30% 15.89% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 59 14 43
Median salary £43,349 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.49% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
193 107 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 34.77% 30.84% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 107 78 90
Median salary £44,000 £37,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,625 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 8 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 94 (54.65%) Windows
2 64 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 51 (29.65%) Microsoft
4 47 (27.33%) Unix
4 47 (27.33%) VMware
5 44 (25.58%) SQL
6 43 (25.00%) Citrix
7 39 (22.67%) SAN
7 39 (22.67%) Oracle
8 38 (22.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (20.93%) ITIL
10 35 (20.35%) Red Hat
10 35 (20.35%) Security Cleared
11 33 (19.19%) PaaS
11 33 (19.19%) IaaS
12 32 (18.60%) Finance
13 31 (18.02%) SC Cleared
14 30 (17.44%) Data Centre
14 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
15 28 (16.28%) Shell Script
15 28 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (16.28%) PowerShell
16 27 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
16 27 (15.70%) Apache
16 27 (15.70%) Banking
17 25 (14.53%) Degree
18 24 (13.95%) PRINCE2
19 23 (13.37%) Python
19 23 (13.37%) Cisco
19 23 (13.37%) Bash Shell

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 27 (15.70%) Apache
2 20 (11.63%) IIS
3 19 (11.05%) Tomcat
4 15 (8.72%) JBoss
5 14 (8.14%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.07%) Drupal
7 6 (3.49%) nginx
7 6 (3.49%) WordPress
8 3 (1.74%) CMS
8 3 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.74%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.58%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.07%) MS Office
3 6 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.74%) Magento
2 3 (1.74%) OpenCart
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.74%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.19%) IaaS
1 33 (19.19%) PaaS
2 27 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (8.14%) SaaS
5 3 (1.74%) GitHub
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 39 (22.67%) SAN
2 17 (9.88%) VPN
3 16 (9.30%) DNS
4 15 (8.72%) DHCP
5 7 (4.07%) Firewall
6 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.91%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.74%) VoIP
9 2 (1.16%) LAN
9 2 (1.16%) WAN
10 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.58%) Internet
10 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.58%) MPLS
10 1 (0.58%) Network Security
10 1 (0.58%) Wireless
10 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.81%) MySQL
4 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.58%) DB2
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.56%) Subversion
3 8 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.49%) JIRA
5 4 (2.33%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.74%) Bazaar
6 3 (1.74%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.74%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.74%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.58%) NuGet
7 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.58%) Xdebug
General
1 32 (18.60%) Finance
2 27 (15.70%) Banking
3 7 (4.07%) Advertising
4 5 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.74%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (29.65%) Administrator
2 26 (15.12%) Developer
3 18 (10.47%) Citrix Administrator
4 16 (9.30%) Architect
4 16 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
5 15 (8.72%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.72%) Windows Engineer
6 14 (8.14%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (8.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (8.14%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (7.56%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.23%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (5.23%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.65%) DBA
10 8 (4.65%) Linux Support
10 8 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.65%) Siebel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.47%) Middleware
2 13 (7.56%) CSS
2 13 (7.56%) HTML
3 12 (6.98%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.65%) Laravel
4 8 (4.65%) XML
5 7 (4.07%) jQuery
5 7 (4.07%) Node.js
5 7 (4.07%) Symfony
6 6 (3.49%) JSON
6 6 (3.49%) STL
7 5 (2.91%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (2.33%) CakePHP
8 4 (2.33%) Django
8 4 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (1.74%) CSS3
9 3 (1.74%) JAAS
9 3 (1.74%) LAMP
9 3 (1.74%) MooTools
9 3 (1.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.47%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (8.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 14 (8.14%) Public Cloud
4 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.40%) Clustering
6 9 (5.23%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.65%) NHS
7 8 (4.65%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.33%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.33%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.74%) Cybercrime
9 3 (1.74%) User Experience
10 2 (1.16%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.16%) iPad
10 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
11 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 94 (54.65%) Windows
2 64 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 47 (27.33%) Unix
4 38 (22.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (11.05%) CentOS
6 17 (9.88%) HPUX
6 17 (9.88%) Solaris
7 14 (8.14%) OpenVMS
8 12 (6.98%) Debian
9 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.33%) Fedora
10 4 (2.33%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.16%) Android
11 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.93%) ITIL
2 24 (13.95%) PRINCE2
3 22 (12.79%) ITIL V3
4 20 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (11.05%) Migration
6 17 (9.88%) DevOps
6 17 (9.88%) Service Management
7 16 (9.30%) Load Balancing
8 15 (8.72%) Identity Management
8 15 (8.72%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (8.14%) Line Management
9 14 (8.14%) Mobile Device Management
9 14 (8.14%) TOGAF
9 14 (8.14%) Wealth Management
10 13 (7.56%) Configuration Management
11 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.40%) Web Development
12 10 (5.81%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.58%) SQL
2 28 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 28 (16.28%) Shell Script
3 23 (13.37%) Bash Shell
3 23 (13.37%) Python
4 20 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.63%) PHP
5 18 (10.47%) C++
5 18 (10.47%) Perl
6 11 (6.40%) C#
6 11 (6.40%) Java
7 7 (4.07%) C
8 5 (2.91%) Ruby
9 4 (2.33%) Bourne shell
9 4 (2.33%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.33%) Korn
9 4 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.16%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 35 (20.35%) Security Cleared
2 31 (18.02%) SC Cleared
3 25 (14.53%) Degree
4 19 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (9.88%) CCNA
7 16 (9.30%) MCSE
8 14 (8.14%) EMC Certification
9 4 (2.33%) SSCP
10 3 (1.74%) CISM
10 3 (1.74%) CISSP
10 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.58%) CCNP
12 1 (0.58%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.58%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (0.58%) VCAP
12 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.47%) XenApp
3 18 (10.47%) XenDesktop
4 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.23%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (5.23%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (3.49%) Varnish
7 3 (1.74%) Docker
8 1 (0.58%) NDS
8 1 (0.58%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.58%) pfSense
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.14%) AirWatch
2 13 (7.56%) Puppet
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (4.65%) Nagios
4 8 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.49%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.49%) Cacti
5 6 (3.49%) Munin
6 4 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.74%) SCCM
7 3 (1.74%) SCOM
8 2 (1.16%) Ansible
8 2 (1.16%) OpenView
8 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.58%) Rancher
9 1 (0.58%) rkt
9 1 (0.58%) Salt
9 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 51 (29.65%) Microsoft
2 47 (27.33%) VMware
3 43 (25.00%) Citrix
4 39 (22.67%) Oracle
5 35 (20.35%) Red Hat
6 23 (13.37%) Cisco
7 18 (10.47%) EMC
8 14 (8.14%) IBM
8 14 (8.14%) NetApp
8 14 (8.14%) Software AG
9 11 (6.40%) HP
10 8 (4.65%) Siebel
11 3 (1.74%) Zend
12 2 (1.16%) F5
12 2 (1.16%) InterSystems
12 2 (1.16%) Sun
13 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.58%) Perforce
13 1 (0.58%) Twitter
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago