The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 27 25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - 6.25% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 44.44% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £24,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.60%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
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 Redditch region.

Operating Systems Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 16.28% 14.06% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Median salary £26,750 £23,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.30% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

The demand trend of job ads across the Redditch region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Linux
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Linux Salary Trend in Redditch

Linux
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Redditch region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch 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
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java