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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 21 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.26% 6.28% 8.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.53% 25.49% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 32
Median salary £46,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -

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
76 102 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.43% 24.64% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 109
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £20,644
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £60,000
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 26 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 76 (57.14%) Windows
2 48 (36.09%) Microsoft
3 47 (35.34%) Windows Server
4 45 (33.83%) VMware
5 35 (26.32%) Citrix
5 35 (26.32%) Unix
5 35 (26.32%) Oracle
6 32 (24.06%) Red Hat
7 31 (23.31%) SAN
7 31 (23.31%) SQL
7 31 (23.31%) ITIL
8 28 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 27 (20.30%) PowerShell
10 26 (19.55%) Finance
11 25 (18.80%) PaaS
11 25 (18.80%) IaaS
12 24 (18.05%) SC Cleared
12 24 (18.05%) Security Cleared
13 23 (17.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (16.54%) SQL Server
15 21 (15.79%) Banking
16 20 (15.04%) PRINCE2
17 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
17 19 (14.29%) Hyper-V
18 18 (13.53%) HPUX
18 18 (13.53%) Cisco
19 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (12.78%) Amazon AWS

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 15 (11.28%) Apache
2 14 (10.53%) IIS
3 13 (9.77%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.77%) JBoss
5 8 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.26%) Drupal
6 3 (2.26%) WordPress
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.50%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.75%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.02%) MS Office
3 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.80%) IaaS
1 25 (18.80%) PaaS
2 23 (17.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (6.02%) SaaS
5 3 (2.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.31%) SAN
2 11 (8.27%) VPN
3 10 (7.52%) DNS
4 9 (6.77%) DHCP
5 6 (4.51%) Firewall
6 5 (3.76%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.50%) FTP
7 2 (1.50%) HTTP
7 2 (1.50%) LAN
7 2 (1.50%) VoIP
7 2 (1.50%) WAN
8 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.75%) MPLS
8 1 (0.75%) Skype
8 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.76%) MySQL
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.26%) Big Data
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.50%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.75%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.51%) JIRA
3 4 (3.01%) Subversion
4 3 (2.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.75%) NuGet
6 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (19.55%) Finance
2 21 (15.79%) Banking
3 6 (4.51%) Advertising
4 5 (3.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (27.82%) Administrator
2 18 (13.53%) Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Citrix Administrator
4 13 (9.77%) Architect
4 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (9.02%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (9.02%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.02%) C++ Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (6.02%) Junior
9 8 (6.02%) Junior C++ Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.26%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.77%) Middleware
2 8 (6.02%) STL
3 5 (3.76%) CSS
3 5 (3.76%) HTML
3 5 (3.76%) Web Services
4 4 (3.01%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.01%) Laravel
4 4 (3.01%) Node.js
5 3 (2.26%) jQuery
5 3 (2.26%) LAMP
5 3 (2.26%) Symfony
5 3 (2.26%) XML
6 2 (1.50%) JAAS
6 2 (1.50%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.50%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.75%) Behat
7 1 (0.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.75%) CakePHP
7 1 (0.75%) OpenVZ
7 1 (0.75%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.27%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (6.77%) Clustering
3 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (6.02%) Private Cloud
4 8 (6.02%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.51%) NHS
6 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (57.14%) Windows
2 47 (35.34%) Windows Server
3 35 (26.32%) Unix
4 28 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (13.53%) HPUX
6 14 (10.53%) Solaris
7 12 (9.02%) OpenVMS
8 11 (8.27%) CentOS
9 4 (3.01%) Fedora
9 4 (3.01%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.26%) Debian
11 2 (1.50%) Android
11 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) ITIL
2 20 (15.04%) PRINCE2
3 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.03%) ITIL V3
4 16 (12.03%) Service Management
5 14 (10.53%) Migration
6 13 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (9.02%) ITSM
8 11 (8.27%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (8.27%) DevOps
8 11 (8.27%) TOGAF
9 9 (6.77%) Data Protection
9 9 (6.77%) Identity Management
9 9 (6.77%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.77%) Programme Management
10 8 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (6.02%) Line Management
10 8 (6.02%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (6.02%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) SQL
2 27 (20.30%) PowerShell
3 19 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.77%) C++
5 11 (8.27%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.52%) Java
6 10 (7.52%) PHP
7 9 (6.77%) Perl
8 7 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.26%) Python
9 5 (3.76%) Ruby
10 4 (3.01%) Bourne shell
10 4 (3.01%) Korn
11 2 (1.50%) C
11 2 (1.50%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
12 1 (0.75%) ABAP
12 1 (0.75%) C#
12 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 24 (18.05%) SC Cleared
1 24 (18.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (8.27%) Degree
4 10 (7.52%) MCSE
5 9 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.02%) CCNA
6 8 (6.02%) EMC Certification
7 3 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.50%) Siebel Certification
9 1 (0.75%) CCNP
9 1 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.75%) SSCP
9 1 (0.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 16 (12.03%) XenApp
3 16 (12.03%) XenDesktop
4 11 (8.27%) Active Directory
5 9 (6.77%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (2.26%) Docker
8 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.50%) vSphere
9 1 (0.75%) Firmware
9 1 (0.75%) NDS
9 1 (0.75%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.75%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Puppet
2 8 (6.02%) AirWatch
2 8 (6.02%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.01%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (3.01%) SCCM
4 4 (3.01%) SCOM
5 3 (2.26%) Icinga
5 3 (2.26%) vRealize
6 2 (1.50%) Ansible
6 2 (1.50%) Nagios
6 2 (1.50%) OpenView
6 2 (1.50%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.50%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.50%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.75%) Mesos
7 1 (0.75%) Salt
7 1 (0.75%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 48 (36.09%) Microsoft
2 45 (33.83%) VMware
3 35 (26.32%) Citrix
3 35 (26.32%) Oracle
4 32 (24.06%) Red Hat
5 18 (13.53%) Cisco
6 15 (11.28%) NetApp
7 14 (10.53%) EMC
8 12 (9.02%) HP
9 8 (6.02%) IBM
9 8 (6.02%) Software AG
10 5 (3.76%) Siebel
11 3 (2.26%) Dell
11 3 (2.26%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.50%) InterSystems
13 1 (0.75%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.75%) F5
13 1 (0.75%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.75%) SAP
13 1 (0.75%) Sun
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £5,800 car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago