The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Malvern region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Malvern 54.55% 40.00% 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Linux
Worcestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Malvern
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Malvern 63.64% 40.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 16
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Malvern

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Malvern

Linux
Salary Trend in Malvern

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

Linux Salary Trend in Malvern

Linux
Salary Histogram in Malvern

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Malvern region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Malvern

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Malvern

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Malvern 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) JBoss
2 12 (92.31%) Tomcat
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) VBScript
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) Perl
2 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) CruiseControl
2 12 (92.31%) BIG-IP
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (92.31%) Hudson
2 12 (92.31%) vSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
3 11 (84.62%) Artifactory
3 11 (84.62%) Mercurial
3 11 (84.62%) Ant
4 10 (76.92%) Software Deployment
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
6 6 (46.15%) C#
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 4 (30.77%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Malvern by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Malvern 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 12 (92.31%) JBoss
1 12 (92.31%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) CruiseControl
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
1 12 (92.31%) Hudson
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) Artifactory
2 11 (84.62%) Mercurial
2 11 (84.62%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Junior
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Graduate
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) VHDL
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 10 (76.92%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
1 12 (92.31%) VBScript
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) Perl
1 12 (92.31%) PHP
1 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware ESXi
1 12 (92.31%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Intel