The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.25% 8.02% 6.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 56.52% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Average salary £46,250 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.53% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 23 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.45% 14.20% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 22
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -23.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Linux
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Linux Salary Trend in the Midlands

Linux
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) NFS
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) MaxDB
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PeopleTools
1 1 (12.50%) Liquibase
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
1 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix
1 1 (12.50%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleCode
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas File System
3 1 (12.50%) SRDF
3 1 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (12.50%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) CommVault
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) hybris
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