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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.11% 6.77% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 39.13% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 5
Median salary £32,500 £26,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% -23.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,950 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Solihull region.

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.62% 17.29% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 40
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £34,000
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 30 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Solihull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (33.33%) Unix
5 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (30.00%) LAMP
6 9 (30.00%) Web Development
7 8 (26.67%) PHP
7 8 (26.67%) Apache
8 7 (23.33%) OOP
8 7 (23.33%) MySQL
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (20.00%) Big Data
9 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (20.00%) OO
9 6 (20.00%) LAN
9 6 (20.00%) WAN
9 6 (20.00%) VPN
9 6 (20.00%) Apple
10 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) TDD
11 4 (13.33%) V-Model
11 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
12 3 (10.00%) CCNP

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 6 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) 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 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
5 6 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 6 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 3 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (30.00%) LAMP
5 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.00%) JAX-RS
5 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 3 (10.00%) JSON
5 3 (10.00%) Laravel
5 3 (10.00%) React
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
5 3 (10.00%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) Ajax
6 2 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) Qt
7 1 (3.33%) JDBC
7 1 (3.33%) Lucene
7 1 (3.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Linked Data
3 1 (3.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Web Development
3 7 (23.33%) OOP
4 6 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) V-Model
6 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.00%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Signal Processing
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
9 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) Test-First Development
9 1 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) C
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNP
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) OCP
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Apple
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
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