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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.20% 3.31% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.84% 20.00% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 15
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,800 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £41,000 £35,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
57 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.27% 16.56% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 39
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £40,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +8 21 £50,000 +81.81%
Bridgnorth - 1 £40,000 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £40,000 - 1
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 27 (58.70%) DevOps
2 23 (50.00%) Oracle
3 22 (47.83%) Unix
4 20 (43.48%) AIX
5 18 (39.13%) Red Hat
5 18 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (36.96%) Puppet
7 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 14 (30.43%) Solaris
7 14 (30.43%) SQL
8 13 (28.26%) HPUX
9 12 (26.09%) Docker
10 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
11 10 (21.74%) Windows
11 10 (21.74%) 3PAR
12 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
12 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
12 9 (19.57%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (19.57%) Python
12 9 (19.57%) HP
13 8 (17.39%) OCP
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (17.39%) RDBMS
13 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
13 8 (17.39%) HTTP
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (17.39%) Ruby

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 4 (8.70%) Documentum
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.35%) Captiva
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) nginx
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) VoIP
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.52%) RTP
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) H.323
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) OSPF
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Broadband
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) SNMP
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
1 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (17.39%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) JIRA
4 2 (4.35%) Ant
4 2 (4.35%) Maven
4 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Administrator
2 11 (23.91%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) DBA
4 8 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (15.22%) Senior DBA
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 5 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Voice Specialist
9 1 (2.17%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) REST
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) Ajax
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) CSS3
4 1 (2.17%) Django
4 1 (2.17%) Guice
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) HP Superdome
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Unix
2 20 (43.48%) AIX
3 18 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (30.43%) Solaris
5 13 (28.26%) HPUX
6 10 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.52%) Debian
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.17%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.17%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.22%) Microservices
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Case Management
8 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) Content Management
9 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Content Management
9 2 (4.35%) ERP
9 2 (4.35%) Kanban
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) Open Source
9 2 (4.35%) SDLC
9 2 (4.35%) SOA
9 2 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 9 (19.57%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) Ruby
4 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.22%) Groovy
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) OCP
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Docker
2 9 (19.57%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Clusterware
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (10.87%) NFS
5 3 (6.52%) OpenSIPS
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.17%) pfSense
7 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) Puppet
2 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (17.39%) Ansible
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Terraform
4 7 (15.22%) rkt
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.17%) Nagios
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Oracle
2 18 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 10 (21.74%) 3PAR
4 9 (19.57%) HP
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
6 5 (10.87%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Pega
8 3 (6.52%) VMware
9 2 (4.35%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.17%) BT
10 1 (2.17%) Citrix
10 1 (2.17%) Draytek
10 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.17%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.17%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) TP-LINK
10 1 (2.17%) Ubiquiti
10 1 (2.17%) Yealink
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
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