The table below looks at the statistics for Linux+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux+ Certification over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 588 642 661
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 2 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.053% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.023% 0.21% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 5
Median salary £42,500 £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £65,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +225.00%
Linux+ Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8663 11184 11686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.30% 25.86% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7008 9066 9543
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Linux+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Linux+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Linux+ Certification Salary Trend in London

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification 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 London region with a requirement for Linux+ Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) FCoE
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Graylog
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (25.00%) RHCSA

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) lighttpd
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) FCoE
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GIAC
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Graylog
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds