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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.11% 3.33% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.46% 24.24% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 10
Median salary £47,500 £25,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.46% -2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £37,450 £35,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
59 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.30% 13.75% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 35
Median salary £44,738 £26,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.82% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +15 27 £47,500 +32.86% 7
Shrewsbury -3 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Bridgnorth - 1 £40,000 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (48.84%) Unix
1 21 (48.84%) DevOps
2 17 (39.53%) Oracle
3 14 (32.56%) AIX
3 14 (32.56%) Red Hat
3 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Puppet
4 13 (30.23%) ITIL
4 13 (30.23%) Solaris
5 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 11 (25.58%) HPUX
7 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 10 (23.26%) Docker
8 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
8 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (20.93%) Finance
9 8 (18.60%) Ruby
9 8 (18.60%) Cisco
9 8 (18.60%) 3PAR
10 7 (16.28%) Terraform
10 7 (16.28%) HP
11 6 (13.95%) DNS
11 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
11 6 (13.95%) VoIP
11 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
12 5 (11.63%) Open Source
12 5 (11.63%) REST
12 5 (11.63%) 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 3 (6.98%) Apache
1 3 (6.98%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.65%) Captiva
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 2 (4.65%) Documentum
2 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) DNS
1 6 (13.95%) VoIP
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (9.30%) RTP
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) OSPF
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) H.323
5 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.65%) NX-OS
5 2 (4.65%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) SNMP
5 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Ant
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Administrator
1 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (20.93%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) REST
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) Twig
3 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) HP Superdome
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.98%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Handset
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Unix
2 14 (32.56%) AIX
2 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (30.23%) Solaris
4 11 (25.58%) HPUX
5 10 (23.26%) Windows
6 6 (13.95%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.30%) Debian
8 2 (4.65%) VyOS
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) DevOps
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.63%) Microservices
4 5 (11.63%) Open Source
4 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.98%) Case Management
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) Security Patching
6 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.65%) Content Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Ruby
3 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.63%) Groovy
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) OCP
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SANS
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) OpenSIPS
2 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.98%) NFS
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) pfSense
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) Puppet
2 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (16.28%) Terraform
4 5 (11.63%) Ansible
4 5 (11.63%) rkt
5 3 (6.98%) Nagios
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Consul
6 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
2 14 (32.56%) Red Hat
3 8 (18.60%) 3PAR
3 8 (18.60%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) Google
5 3 (6.98%) NetApp
5 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Brocade
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) Pega
6 2 (4.65%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.33%) BT
7 1 (2.33%) Draytek
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) Tripwire
Telford, Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary+ Package
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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