The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 1.85% 10.71% 21.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 30.00% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux
Warwickshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 16.67% 35.71% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 12
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +84.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Linux
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Linux Salary Trend in Rugby

Linux
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CCTV
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago