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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 12 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.66% 2.66% 12.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.11% 21.74% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 23
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £33,200 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £53,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -

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
93 23 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 48.69% 12.23% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 73 23 53
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £17,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +13 23 £35,000 -30.00% 9
Shrewsbury - 3 £40,000 - 3
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 25 (53.19%) Unix
2 21 (44.68%) Windows
3 18 (38.30%) DevOps
4 17 (36.17%) VMware
5 14 (29.79%) Oracle
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco
6 13 (27.66%) DNS
6 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
6 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
7 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
7 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
7 12 (25.53%) WAN
7 12 (25.53%) Firewall
8 11 (23.40%) IP Telephony
8 11 (23.40%) Brocade
8 11 (23.40%) VPLS
8 11 (23.40%) DHCP
8 11 (23.40%) VPN
8 11 (23.40%) Nagios
8 11 (23.40%) MPLS
8 11 (23.40%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (23.40%) Ansible
8 11 (23.40%) ProCurve
8 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (21.28%) Puppet
9 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
10 9 (19.15%) SQL
10 9 (19.15%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
11 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell

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 2 (4.26%) Documentum
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) Firewall
2 12 (25.53%) WAN
3 11 (23.40%) DHCP
3 11 (23.40%) IP Telephony
3 11 (23.40%) MPLS
3 11 (23.40%) VPLS
3 11 (23.40%) VPN
4 9 (19.15%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (14.89%) BGP
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (14.89%) HTTP
5 7 (14.89%) IPv4
5 7 (14.89%) IPv6
5 7 (14.89%) NX-OS
5 7 (14.89%) OSPF
5 7 (14.89%) SNMP
5 7 (14.89%) Unified Communications
5 7 (14.89%) VLAN
5 7 (14.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Network Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) DBA
3 9 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (12.77%) Senior DBA
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 5 (10.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) MySQL DBA
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.26%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) REST
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.26%) CSS
4 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 2 (4.26%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) CSS3
5 1 (2.13%) Django
5 1 (2.13%) Guice
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Unix
2 21 (44.68%) Windows
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
4 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (17.02%) AIX
6 7 (14.89%) HPUX
6 7 (14.89%) VyOS
7 2 (4.26%) Android
7 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) DevOps
2 11 (23.40%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.77%) Microservices
4 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.38%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.38%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
7 3 (6.38%) TDD
8 2 (4.26%) Presales
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 7 (14.89%) Ruby
4 6 (12.77%) Groovy
5 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) Java
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) OCP
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (10.64%) CCNA
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
2 7 (14.89%) Docker
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (12.77%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (10.64%) NFS
4 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.38%) pfSense
6 2 (4.26%) XenApp
7 1 (2.13%) etcd
7 1 (2.13%) flannel
7 1 (2.13%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Ansible
1 11 (23.40%) Nagios
2 10 (21.28%) Puppet
3 7 (14.89%) Terraform
4 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (12.77%) rkt
5 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) VMware
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle
3 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
4 11 (23.40%) Brocade
4 11 (23.40%) ProCurve
5 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
6 7 (14.89%) Aruba
6 7 (14.89%) SonicWALL
6 7 (14.89%) Ubiquiti
7 6 (12.77%) HP
8 5 (10.64%) 3PAR
8 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.64%) NetApp
9 2 (4.26%) Citrix
9 2 (4.26%) Pega
10 1 (2.13%) Google
10 1 (2.13%) Intel
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Computer Futures - Midlands
Salary: Competitive Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Whitchurch, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago