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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 39 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.69% 7.91% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.92% 28.99% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 5
Average salary £28,500 £25,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
65 69 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 21.81% 27.27% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 25
Average salary £31,250 £30,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Solihull

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (54.29%) UNIX
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) HTML
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (40.00%) MySQL
5 13 (37.14%) CSS
6 12 (34.29%) PHP
6 12 (34.29%) HTML5
7 11 (31.43%) PHP5
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Solaris
8 8 (22.86%) OO
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Discoverer
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (22.86%) Hyperion
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (22.86%) Web Development
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (22.86%) Essbase
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (20.00%) Laravel
9 7 (20.00%) Zend
9 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) OOP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.86%) 4G
2 1 (2.86%) VoIP
2 1 (2.86%) DMZ
2 1 (2.86%) 3G
2 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Exadata
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (22.86%) Essbase
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) PHP Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (22.86%) DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) HTML5
4 7 (20.00%) Laravel
5 3 (8.57%) J2EE
5 3 (8.57%) JSP
5 3 (8.57%) Servlets
5 3 (8.57%) Struts
5 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) Ajax
5 3 (8.57%) JSON
5 3 (8.57%) Symfony
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Solaris
3 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) OO
1 8 (22.86%) Web Development
1 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (20.00%) OOP
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) OO PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) PHP
4 11 (31.43%) PHP5
5 6 (17.14%) VBScript
6 4 (11.43%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) CCNA
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) vSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Hyperion
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Zend
4 6 (17.14%) Dell
4 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Sybase
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago