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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 8.11% 3.92% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 17.39% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
16 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 21.62% 22.55% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 11
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -5.26%
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 22 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) FTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) nginx
1 7 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET

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 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) nginx
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) FTP
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Web Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Redditch, Worcestershire
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