The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 16.67% 35.14% 24.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 65.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 12
Average salary £30,500 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 30.56% 54.05% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 19
Average salary £30,250 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,150 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Loughborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Linux
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Linux Salary Trend in Loughborough

Linux
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Sun
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Django
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) DSL
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Assistant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Assistant
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCSP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) BT
3 1 (16.67%) Zend
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago