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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.43% 7.84% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.38% 30.00% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 7
Median salary £31,250 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
29 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.12% 26.12% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 32
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Solihull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) Java
4 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) Unix
7 8 (26.67%) LAMP
7 8 (26.67%) Apache
7 8 (26.67%) PHP
7 8 (26.67%) Web Development
8 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.00%) MySQL
8 6 (20.00%) OOP
8 6 (20.00%) OO
8 6 (20.00%) LAN
8 6 (20.00%) WAN
8 6 (20.00%) VPN
8 6 (20.00%) VMware
9 5 (16.67%) MVC
9 5 (16.67%) C
9 5 (16.67%) C++
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
10 4 (13.33%) V-Model

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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) LAN
1 6 (20.00%) VPN
1 6 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) BGP
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 3 (10.00%) OSPF
2 3 (10.00%) RIP
2 3 (10.00%) SSH
3 2 (6.67%) TACACS
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) LAMP
4 3 (10.00%) Ajax
4 3 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.00%) JAX-RS
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) Qt
4 3 (10.00%) RESTful
4 3 (10.00%) Spring
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) JDBC
5 2 (6.67%) Lucene
5 2 (6.67%) ODBC
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
1 3 (10.00%) W3C
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Linked Data
2 2 (6.67%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Web Development
3 6 (20.00%) OO
3 6 (20.00%) OOP
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) V-Model
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.67%) Test-First Development
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) C
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Firmware
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago