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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 80 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.89% 12.59% 12.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.19% 37.70% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73 66 75
Median salary £40,000 £38,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
166 191 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.82% 33.39% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 153 159 198
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +5 41 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Taunton -1 10 £36,750 -26.50%
Bridgwater - 9 £40,000 - 2
Street -6 4 £30,000 -42.85% 3
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 89 (49.72%) Unix
2 76 (42.46%) Windows
3 52 (29.05%) PHP
4 48 (26.82%) VMware
5 47 (26.26%) Python
6 42 (23.46%) Oracle
7 39 (21.79%) SQL Server
8 37 (20.67%) Oracle Database
9 35 (19.55%) Shell Script
9 35 (19.55%) Degree
10 33 (18.44%) Apache
10 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
11 31 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (17.32%) JavaScript
11 31 (17.32%) Windows Server
12 30 (16.76%) Open Source
13 29 (16.20%) MySQL
13 29 (16.20%) MCSE
13 29 (16.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (16.20%) Oracle EBS
13 29 (16.20%) Oracle Applications
14 28 (15.64%) Oracle RMAN
14 28 (15.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 28 (15.64%) MCSD
14 28 (15.64%) Oracle Database 12c
14 28 (15.64%) DevOps
15 27 (15.08%) Java
15 27 (15.08%) Finance
16 26 (14.53%) C#
16 26 (14.53%) Oracle BI EE

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 33 (18.44%) Apache
2 25 (13.97%) WebLogic
3 24 (13.41%) Drupal
4 7 (3.91%) IIS
5 6 (3.35%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.35%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.23%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.68%) JBoss
8 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.56%) Confluence
9 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (16.20%) Oracle Applications
1 29 (16.20%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (12.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (10.06%) Oracle ASCP
3 18 (10.06%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (3.35%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.47%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.79%) Office 365
4 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.12%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) IaaS
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.50%) Internet
2 13 (7.26%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.70%) DNS
4 10 (5.59%) Firewall
4 10 (5.59%) IP Telephony
5 8 (4.47%) HTTP
6 6 (3.35%) Skype
7 5 (2.79%) DHCP
7 5 (2.79%) ICMP
7 5 (2.79%) SAN
7 5 (2.79%) SSL
8 3 (1.68%) VoIP
8 3 (1.68%) VPN
9 2 (1.12%) LAN
9 2 (1.12%) NAS
9 2 (1.12%) NetScreen
9 2 (1.12%) OSPF
9 2 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (1.12%) WAN
10 1 (0.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 37 (20.67%) Oracle Database
3 29 (16.20%) MySQL
4 28 (15.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (15.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 26 (14.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 24 (13.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (7.82%) NoSQL
7 14 (7.82%) Relational Database
8 13 (7.26%) RDBMS
9 9 (5.03%) CouchDB
9 9 (5.03%) Redis
10 8 (4.47%) Riak
11 4 (2.23%) Couchbase
11 4 (2.23%) Ingres
11 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.68%) Big Data
12 3 (1.68%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.17%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.26%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.47%) JIRA
4 8 (4.47%) PHPUnit
5 7 (3.91%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.91%) Hudson
5 7 (3.91%) Selenium
5 7 (3.91%) Subversion
6 3 (1.68%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (1.68%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.56%) EasyMock
7 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.56%) Mockito
7 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (15.08%) Finance
2 19 (10.61%) Manufacturing
2 19 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.50%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (20.11%) Developer
2 32 (17.88%) Team Leader
3 29 (16.20%) DBA
3 29 (16.20%) Oracle DBA
4 24 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (11.73%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 20 (11.17%) Administrator
6 20 (11.17%) Development Team Leader
7 15 (8.38%) Junior
8 14 (7.82%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Cisco Support
9 10 (5.59%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) Python Developer
9 10 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.03%) Unix Engineer
11 8 (4.47%) Erlang Developer
11 8 (4.47%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (4.47%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.61%) REST
2 18 (10.06%) HTML
3 14 (7.82%) CSS
4 12 (6.70%) .NET
4 12 (6.70%) HTML5
4 12 (6.70%) RESTful
5 11 (6.15%) LAMP
5 11 (6.15%) Web Services
6 8 (4.47%) jQuery
6 8 (4.47%) Laravel
7 7 (3.91%) Spring
8 4 (2.23%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.23%) CSS3
8 4 (2.23%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.23%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.23%) JSON
8 4 (2.23%) Lucene
8 4 (2.23%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.68%) Apache Camel
9 3 (1.68%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.26%) Digital Media
3 10 (5.59%) EPoS
4 7 (3.91%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.23%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.12%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.12%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
8 2 (1.12%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.12%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 89 (49.72%) Unix
2 76 (42.46%) Windows
3 31 (17.32%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.03%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.47%) Android
6 8 (4.47%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.47%) FreeBSD
7 7 (3.91%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) CentOS
9 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.76%) Open Source
3 28 (15.64%) DevOps
4 24 (13.41%) Configuration Management
5 22 (12.29%) Software Engineering
6 21 (11.73%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (11.73%) TDD
7 18 (10.06%) ERP
8 16 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.15%) High Availability
9 11 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (5.59%) OO
11 9 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.47%) Android Development
12 8 (4.47%) iOS Development
13 7 (3.91%) Network Management
13 7 (3.91%) Time Management
14 6 (3.35%) Capacity Management
14 6 (3.35%) Multithreading
14 6 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.05%) PHP
2 47 (26.26%) Python
3 35 (19.55%) Shell Script
4 31 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 27 (15.08%) Java
6 26 (14.53%) C#
7 25 (13.97%) SQL
7 25 (13.97%) VB
8 22 (12.29%) Perl
9 13 (7.26%) PowerShell
10 11 (6.15%) Groovy
11 10 (5.59%) Ruby
12 9 (5.03%) Bash Shell
13 8 (4.47%) Erlang
14 4 (2.23%) C
15 2 (1.12%) C++
16 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (19.55%) Degree
2 29 (16.20%) MCSE
2 29 (16.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (15.64%) MCSD
4 10 (5.59%) CCENT
5 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) CCNA
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.56%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.56%) RHCE
7 1 (0.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (12.85%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.03%) Docker
4 7 (3.91%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.23%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.68%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.68%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) Gluster
7 1 (0.56%) iptables
7 1 (0.56%) KVM
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (15.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (13.97%) NetBackup
3 23 (12.85%) Puppet
4 22 (12.29%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (12.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (5.03%) Ansible
6 8 (4.47%) Nagios
7 7 (3.91%) CFEngine
8 6 (3.35%) Zenoss
9 3 (1.68%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.12%) Check_MK
10 2 (1.12%) SCCM
11 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.56%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.56%) Graylog
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 48 (26.82%) VMware
2 42 (23.46%) Oracle
3 33 (18.44%) Microsoft
4 25 (13.97%) Cisco
5 11 (6.15%) Juniper
6 7 (3.91%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.35%) Citrix
7 6 (3.35%) HP
8 4 (2.23%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.68%) Apple
10 2 (1.12%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.12%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.12%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.56%) BT
11 1 (0.56%) Facebook
11 1 (0.56%) Infobright
11 1 (0.56%) Qualys
11 1 (0.56%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.56%) Splunk
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