The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.29% 4.73% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 37.14% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.64% 12.73% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 44
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Linux
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Linux Salary Trend in Solihull

Linux
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Solihull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) CSS
4 6 (26.09%) LAMP
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) Apache
5 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Apple
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
6 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
6 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
3 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) SAS
5 1 (4.35%) CMS
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) LAN
1 5 (21.74%) VPN
1 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) BGP
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) FTP
2 2 (8.70%) OSPF
2 2 (8.70%) RIP
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
2 2 (8.70%) TACACS
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) PHP Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) LAMP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
1 6 (26.09%) LAMP
2 3 (13.04%) Laravel
2 3 (13.04%) React
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) JAX-RS
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) WebCenter
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) EMC VNX
2 2 (8.70%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) OOP
1 5 (21.74%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) V-Model
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) E-business
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.35%) Presales
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) OCP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) UAG
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Apple
4 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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