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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 87 24 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.48% 7.95% 14.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.33% 31.17% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 54 16 55
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,168 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,296 £51,250 £51,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
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
180 77 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.03% 25.50% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 103 52 104
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £51,850 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 56 (42.75%) Windows
2 41 (31.30%) VMware
3 33 (25.19%) Citrix
4 32 (24.43%) Degree
4 32 (24.43%) Security Cleared
4 32 (24.43%) Windows Server
5 30 (22.90%) Unix
6 28 (21.37%) Python
6 28 (21.37%) SC Cleared
6 28 (21.37%) Bash Shell
7 26 (19.85%) SQL
7 26 (19.85%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (19.08%) Apache
9 24 (18.32%) ITIL
9 24 (18.32%) Cisco
10 23 (17.56%) PaaS
10 23 (17.56%) IaaS
11 22 (16.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
11 22 (16.79%) Oracle
12 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
12 21 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
13 20 (15.27%) JavaScript
13 20 (15.27%) Shell Script
14 18 (13.74%) HTML
14 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
14 18 (13.74%) SAN
15 17 (12.98%) PHP
15 17 (12.98%) CSS

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 25 (19.08%) Apache
2 13 (9.92%) IIS
2 13 (9.92%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.16%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (9.16%) JBoss
4 10 (7.63%) nginx
5 4 (3.05%) Drupal
6 3 (2.29%) CMS
6 3 (2.29%) WordPress
7 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Magento
1 3 (2.29%) OpenCart
1 3 (2.29%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.56%) IaaS
1 23 (17.56%) PaaS
2 15 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.74%) SAN
2 15 (11.45%) DHCP
2 15 (11.45%) DNS
2 15 (11.45%) VPN
3 13 (9.92%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (5.34%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (3.82%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.05%) BIG-IP
6 4 (3.05%) Firewall
6 4 (3.05%) VoIP
7 3 (2.29%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.29%) Internet
7 3 (2.29%) Network Security
7 3 (2.29%) Wireless
8 2 (1.53%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.76%) 802.11
9 1 (0.76%) MRTG
9 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) MySQL
3 9 (6.87%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.76%) DB2
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.63%) Subversion
3 7 (5.34%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.05%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.29%) Bazaar
5 3 (2.29%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.29%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (9.92%) Banking
2 10 (7.63%) Aerospace
2 10 (7.63%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.29%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (38.93%) Administrator
2 32 (24.43%) Developer
3 17 (12.98%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (11.45%) Citrix Administrator
5 14 (10.69%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.92%) Applications Support
7 12 (9.16%) Architect
7 12 (9.16%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (9.16%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (9.16%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (8.40%) Embedded Developer
8 11 (8.40%) Embedded Software Developer
8 11 (8.40%) Linux Support
8 11 (8.40%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.63%) Web Developer
10 8 (6.11%) DBA
10 8 (6.11%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (6.11%) Siebel Administrator
11 7 (5.34%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) HTML
2 17 (12.98%) CSS
3 16 (12.21%) Middleware
4 11 (8.40%) Django
5 10 (7.63%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.11%) XML
7 7 (5.34%) JSON
7 7 (5.34%) Laravel
8 6 (4.58%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (3.82%) jQuery
10 4 (3.05%) FIX Protocol
10 4 (3.05%) HTML5
10 4 (3.05%) Symfony
11 3 (2.29%) Behat
11 3 (2.29%) CakePHP
11 3 (2.29%) CSS3
11 3 (2.29%) MooTools
11 3 (2.29%) Node.js
12 2 (1.53%) STL
12 2 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.45%) Data Centre
3 14 (10.69%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (9.16%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (9.16%) Public Cloud
5 9 (6.87%) Clustering
6 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.58%) NHS
8 4 (3.05%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.29%) Cybercrime
9 3 (2.29%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.29%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.29%) User Experience
10 2 (1.53%) Tandem
11 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.76%) iPad
11 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.75%) Windows
2 32 (24.43%) Windows Server
3 30 (22.90%) Unix
4 22 (16.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (11.45%) CentOS
5 15 (11.45%) Debian
6 8 (6.11%) Solaris
6 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.58%) OpenVMS
9 2 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.76%) Fedora
10 1 (0.76%) HPUX
10 1 (0.76%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.85%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (18.32%) ITIL
3 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
4 17 (12.98%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (11.45%) Migration
6 14 (10.69%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.92%) Load Balancing
7 13 (9.92%) Web Development
8 12 (9.16%) DevOps
8 12 (9.16%) Identity Management
8 12 (9.16%) ITIL V3
8 12 (9.16%) Line Management
8 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.16%) Mobile Device Management
8 12 (9.16%) TOGAF
8 12 (9.16%) Wealth Management
9 10 (7.63%) OO
10 9 (6.87%) Open Source
10 9 (6.87%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.37%) Bash Shell
1 28 (21.37%) Python
2 26 (19.85%) SQL
3 20 (15.27%) JavaScript
3 20 (15.27%) Shell Script
4 17 (12.98%) PHP
5 13 (9.92%) C
5 13 (9.92%) C++
5 13 (9.92%) Perl
6 12 (9.16%) C#
7 11 (8.40%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.58%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.05%) PHP 5
9 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.29%) Java
10 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.76%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (24.43%) Degree
1 32 (24.43%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.37%) SC Cleared
3 15 (11.45%) CCNA
3 15 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (9.16%) EMC Certification
4 12 (9.16%) MCSE
5 4 (3.05%) SSCP
6 3 (2.29%) CISM
6 3 (2.29%) CISSP
6 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.53%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.45%) XenApp
2 15 (11.45%) XenDesktop
3 12 (9.16%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.87%) Varnish
5 8 (6.11%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.53%) Firmware
7 2 (1.53%) Squid
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) AirWatch
2 9 (6.87%) Puppet
3 8 (6.11%) Backup Exec
3 8 (6.11%) Munin
3 8 (6.11%) Nagios
3 8 (6.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (5.34%) Cacti
4 7 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.76%) Salt
5 1 (0.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 41 (31.30%) VMware
2 33 (25.19%) Citrix
3 24 (18.32%) Cisco
4 22 (16.79%) Oracle
5 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
6 16 (12.21%) Red Hat
7 15 (11.45%) EMC
8 12 (9.16%) IBM
8 12 (9.16%) Software AG
9 8 (6.11%) F5
9 8 (6.11%) Siebel
10 6 (4.58%) NetApp
11 4 (3.05%) HP
12 3 (2.29%) Zend
13 2 (1.53%) Sun
13 2 (1.53%) Twitter
14 1 (0.76%) Perforce
14 1 (0.76%) SaltStack
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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