The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 76 61 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.90% 10.89% 11.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.97% 30.50% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 59 81
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,358 £32,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
169 200 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.69% 35.71% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 147 169 206
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Linux
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Somerset region.

Linux Salary Trend in Somerset

Linux
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Somerset

Linux
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 39 £40,000 +8.10% 6
Taunton -2 11 £32,000 +56.09%
Bridgwater +2 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Street -10 4 £27,000 -40.00%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Linux.

1 61 (39.61%) Windows
2 56 (36.36%) Unix
3 53 (34.42%) Python
4 46 (29.87%) VMware
5 38 (24.68%) PHP
6 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
7 33 (21.43%) Open Source
8 31 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (19.48%) DevOps
10 29 (18.83%) Windows Server
11 27 (17.53%) Cisco
11 27 (17.53%) Shell Script
11 27 (17.53%) Oracle
12 26 (16.88%) Java
12 26 (16.88%) MySQL
13 25 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (15.58%) TDD
14 24 (15.58%) Software Engineering
15 23 (14.94%) Configuration Management
15 23 (14.94%) Microsoft
16 22 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
16 22 (14.29%) Puppet
17 21 (13.64%) Git (software)
17 21 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (13.64%) Finance
18 20 (12.99%) Telecoms
18 20 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
18 20 (12.99%) Oracle Applications
18 20 (12.99%) Oracle RMAN
18 20 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 19 (12.34%) Apache
2 17 (11.04%) WebLogic
3 9 (5.84%) Drupal
3 9 (5.84%) IIS
4 7 (4.55%) Apache Solr
4 7 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.90%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.25%) JBoss
6 5 (3.25%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.65%) Confluence
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Oracle Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (12.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (7.14%) Oracle ASCP
3 11 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (3.25%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.19%) Office 365
3 7 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.60%) IaaS
5 4 (2.60%) PaaS
5 4 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) Internet
2 15 (9.74%) TCP/IP
3 13 (8.44%) DNS
4 12 (7.79%) Firewall
5 10 (6.49%) SAN
6 8 (5.19%) ICMP
7 7 (4.55%) DHCP
7 7 (4.55%) IP Telephony
8 6 (3.90%) HTTP
8 6 (3.90%) Skype
9 5 (3.25%) VPN
10 4 (2.60%) NetScreen
11 3 (1.95%) SSL
12 2 (1.30%) LAN
12 2 (1.30%) NAS
12 2 (1.30%) OSPF
12 2 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.30%) VoIP
12 2 (1.30%) WAN
13 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.88%) MySQL
2 20 (12.99%) Oracle Database
2 20 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (12.99%) Oracle Database 12c
3 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
4 17 (11.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 13 (8.44%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.79%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.49%) CouchDB
7 10 (6.49%) NoSQL
8 9 (5.84%) Redis
9 8 (5.19%) Riak
9 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (4.55%) Couchbase
11 4 (2.60%) Big Data
11 4 (2.60%) Ingres
11 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.95%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.14%) JIRA
3 11 (7.14%) PHPUnit
4 9 (5.84%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.19%) Selenium
5 8 (5.19%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.90%) Hudson
7 4 (2.60%) Subversion
8 3 (1.95%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (1.95%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.30%) Maven
9 2 (1.30%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.65%) Ant
10 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.65%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.65%) JUnit
10 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (13.64%) Finance
2 20 (12.99%) Telecoms
3 17 (11.04%) Retail
4 13 (8.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (22.08%) Developer
2 24 (15.58%) Administrator
2 24 (15.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (12.99%) DBA
3 20 (12.99%) Oracle DBA
4 16 (10.39%) Junior
5 14 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 13 (8.44%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.79%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 10 (6.49%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.19%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (5.19%) Erlang Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.19%) Tester
11 7 (4.55%) Cisco Support
11 7 (4.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.34%) HTML
1 19 (12.34%) REST
2 15 (9.74%) CSS
3 13 (8.44%) HTML5
4 12 (7.79%) RESTful
5 11 (7.14%) jQuery
5 11 (7.14%) Laravel
6 9 (5.84%) Web Services
7 8 (5.19%) .NET
8 7 (4.55%) Lucene
9 6 (3.90%) LAMP
10 5 (3.25%) JSON
10 5 (3.25%) Spring
11 3 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.95%) Apache Camel
11 3 (1.95%) Grails
11 3 (1.95%) J2EE
11 3 (1.95%) JMS
11 3 (1.95%) Middleware
11 3 (1.95%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (8.44%) Digital Media
2 10 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.55%) EPoS
4 5 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.25%) Raspberry Pi
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.95%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.30%) Replication
7 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.30%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.65%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.61%) Windows
2 56 (36.36%) Unix
3 29 (18.83%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.49%) Mac OS X
6 9 (5.84%) Ubuntu
7 8 (5.19%) Android
7 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
7 8 (5.19%) FreeBSD
8 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.95%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.30%) CentOS
11 2 (1.30%) Debian
11 2 (1.30%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.43%) Open Source
2 31 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (19.48%) DevOps
4 24 (15.58%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.58%) TDD
5 23 (14.94%) Configuration Management
6 21 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (11.04%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (7.14%) ERP
8 11 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (7.14%) Time Management
9 10 (6.49%) High Availability
10 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.84%) Functional Programming
11 8 (5.19%) Android Development
11 8 (5.19%) iOS Development
11 8 (5.19%) ITIL
11 8 (5.19%) Refactoring
12 7 (4.55%) Code Optimisation
12 7 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 53 (34.42%) Python
2 38 (24.68%) PHP
3 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
4 27 (17.53%) Shell Script
5 26 (16.88%) Java
6 20 (12.99%) Perl
7 16 (10.39%) SQL
8 14 (9.09%) Ruby
9 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
10 11 (7.14%) Groovy
11 10 (6.49%) C#
12 9 (5.84%) Bash Shell
13 8 (5.19%) Erlang
13 8 (5.19%) VB
14 4 (2.60%) C
15 2 (1.30%) C++
16 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (9.74%) Degree
2 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.79%) MCSE
4 8 (5.19%) MCSD
5 7 (4.55%) CCENT
6 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.60%) CCNA
7 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.95%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.65%) MCP
9 1 (0.65%) RHCE
9 1 (0.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (16.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.34%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.84%) Docker
5 5 (3.25%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.60%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.95%) vSphere
8 1 (0.65%) Gluster
8 1 (0.65%) iptables
8 1 (0.65%) KVM
8 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (14.29%) Puppet
2 20 (12.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (12.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (11.04%) NetBackup
5 11 (7.14%) Ansible
6 8 (5.19%) Nagios
7 6 (3.90%) CFEngine
8 5 (3.25%) Zenoss
9 4 (2.60%) SCCM
10 3 (1.95%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.95%) Data Guard
11 2 (1.30%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.30%) SCOM
12 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.65%) Graylog
12 1 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.65%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 46 (29.87%) VMware
2 27 (17.53%) Cisco
2 27 (17.53%) Oracle
3 23 (14.94%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.44%) Juniper
5 10 (6.49%) Citrix
5 10 (6.49%) HP
6 8 (5.19%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.60%) Hitachi
9 3 (1.95%) Apple
9 3 (1.95%) EMC
9 3 (1.95%) IBM
9 3 (1.95%) Software AG
10 2 (1.30%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.30%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.65%) Google
11 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.65%) Qualys
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