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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 24 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.08% 4.37% 6.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.17% 33.33% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 23
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £34,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
47 30 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.58% 13.10% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 50
Median salary £33,500 £32,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.87% +5.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 21 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Solihull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (40.00%) Unix
4 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
6 6 (24.00%) Office 365
6 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Big Data
7 5 (20.00%) Business Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) Sybase
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.00%) PHP
8 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.00%) SOA

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 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) SAS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Jetty
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) RFID
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
1 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Log4j
1 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Unix Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Unix Support
3 4 (16.00%) Unix Support Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 3 (12.00%) Java EE
4 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) Apache OpenJPA
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) JAXB
5 1 (4.00%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (4.00%) JAX-WS
5 1 (4.00%) JMS
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Data Conversion
3 2 (8.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.00%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Analytics
2 5 (20.00%) Business Analytics
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) High Availability
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) UAG
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Google
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