The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 28 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.16% 7.59% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.73% 28.57% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 3
Median salary £45,000 £26,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £18,800 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £38,300 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.76% 26.58% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 51
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,600 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Shropshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Linux
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -1 16 £45,000 +63.63% 5
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 10 (40.00%) DevOps
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) ITIL
5 7 (28.00%) Puppet
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) AIX
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Ruby
7 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (20.00%) HPUX
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.00%) Solaris
8 4 (16.00%) DNS
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (12.00%) Debian
9 3 (12.00%) VMware
9 3 (12.00%) Information Security
9 3 (12.00%) Google
9 3 (12.00%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) RTP
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) H.323
3 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) OSPF
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) SNMP
3 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.00%) VLAN
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Azure Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Node.js
1 2 (8.00%) REST
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) Twig
2 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) HP Superdome
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) AIX
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) HPUX
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) Debian
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) DevOps
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
5 3 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design
6 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Ruby
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) Groovy
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) OCP
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SANS
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
1 3 (12.00%) OpenSIPS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.00%) pfSense
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Nagios
2 3 (12.00%) Terraform
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (8.00%) rkt
4 1 (4.00%) Consul
4 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Google
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Brocade
4 2 (8.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) Aruba
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
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