The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 32 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.36% 2.55% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.38% 10.61% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 5
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
77 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 27.21% 24.09% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 32
Average salary £29,250 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Solihull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 19 (59.38%) HTML
1 19 (59.38%) MySQL
1 19 (59.38%) UNIX
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) CSS
5 14 (43.75%) PHP
5 14 (43.75%) PHP5
5 14 (43.75%) HTML5
6 10 (31.25%) OOP
6 10 (31.25%) OO
6 10 (31.25%) Laravel
6 10 (31.25%) Zend
7 9 (28.13%) Web Development
7 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
8 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) Symantec
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) NetBackup
10 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
10 5 (15.63%) VMware
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) CCNA
10 5 (15.63%) Dell
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) VBScript
10 5 (15.63%) J2EE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.25%) VLAN
2 2 (6.25%) DMZ
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
3 14 (43.75%) HTML5
4 10 (31.25%) Laravel
5 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.63%) J2EE
5 5 (15.63%) JSP
5 5 (15.63%) Servlets
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) Ajax
6 4 (12.50%) Struts
7 3 (9.38%) Symfony
8 1 (3.13%) LAMP
8 1 (3.13%) EJB
8 1 (3.13%) JPA
8 1 (3.13%) RESTful
8 1 (3.13%) GWT
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Statistics
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) UNIX
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) OOP
1 10 (31.25%) OO
2 9 (28.13%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) PHP
3 14 (43.75%) PHP5
4 5 (15.63%) VBScript
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CCNA
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Zend
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Symantec
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Dell
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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