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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 88 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.74% 10.70% 9.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.29% 39.26% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 79 52 71
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +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
175 163 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.33% 27.26% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 158 138 186
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,150
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 62 £41,500 -7.77% 11
Street -2 7 - -
Bridgwater -1 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Taunton - 5 £26,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 72 (43.11%) Windows
2 60 (35.93%) Python
3 50 (29.94%) VMware
4 48 (28.74%) Java
4 48 (28.74%) PHP
5 47 (28.14%) JavaScript
6 44 (26.35%) MySQL
7 43 (25.75%) REST
8 41 (24.55%) Unix
9 40 (23.95%) DevOps
10 39 (23.35%) Open Source
10 39 (23.35%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (22.16%) Software Engineering
12 36 (21.56%) Microsoft
13 34 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (19.76%) Git (software)
14 33 (19.76%) Internet
14 33 (19.76%) TDD
15 32 (19.16%) Cisco
16 31 (18.56%) HTML
16 31 (18.56%) Windows Server
17 29 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (17.37%) Apache
18 28 (16.77%) Active Directory
18 28 (16.77%) Telecoms
18 28 (16.77%) Jenkins
19 27 (16.17%) Opscode Chef
19 27 (16.17%) Puppet
19 27 (16.17%) Web Services
19 27 (16.17%) ITIL

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 29 (17.37%) Apache
2 22 (13.17%) JBoss
3 19 (11.38%) Tomcat
4 17 (10.18%) IIS
5 15 (8.98%) MS Exchange
6 11 (6.59%) Apache Solr
7 10 (5.99%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.59%) Drupal
8 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.99%) Jetty
9 5 (2.99%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.80%) nginx
11 2 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.20%) ColdFusion
11 2 (1.20%) Confluence
11 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.80%) MS Office
2 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (10.78%) Office 365
2 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.19%) IaaS
3 12 (7.19%) SaaS
4 11 (6.59%) PaaS
5 3 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.76%) Internet
2 22 (13.17%) SAN
3 20 (11.98%) TCP/IP
4 16 (9.58%) VPN
5 14 (8.38%) DNS
5 14 (8.38%) Firewall
6 13 (7.78%) DHCP
6 13 (7.78%) ICMP
7 7 (4.19%) NetScreen
8 5 (2.99%) Skype
9 3 (1.80%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.80%) HTTP
10 2 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.20%) IPv6
10 2 (1.20%) LAN
10 2 (1.20%) OSPF
10 2 (1.20%) SSL
10 2 (1.20%) VoIP
10 2 (1.20%) WAN
10 2 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.35%) MySQL
2 20 (11.98%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
3 14 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (6.59%) Couchbase
5 10 (5.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (5.99%) Redis
6 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.79%) Data Mining
7 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.80%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.80%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (19.76%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.77%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.58%) PHPUnit
4 15 (8.98%) Eclipse
5 14 (8.38%) JIRA
6 12 (7.19%) Maven
7 11 (6.59%) Subversion
8 10 (5.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (5.99%) IntelliJ
8 10 (5.99%) JUnit
9 9 (5.39%) Vagrant
10 8 (4.79%) Cucumber
10 8 (4.79%) EasyMock
10 8 (4.79%) Mockito
10 8 (4.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (4.79%) Visual Studio
11 7 (4.19%) Selenium
12 3 (1.80%) Hudson
13 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.20%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (16.77%) Telecoms
2 23 (13.77%) Retail
3 17 (10.18%) Finance
4 10 (5.99%) Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (25.15%) Developer
2 24 (14.37%) Administrator
2 24 (14.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (11.98%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (11.38%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.98%) Analyst
5 15 (8.98%) Python Developer
6 14 (8.38%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.59%) Technical Leader
8 10 (5.99%) Architect
8 10 (5.99%) Cloud Architect
8 10 (5.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (5.99%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.99%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.79%) DBA
9 8 (4.79%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.75%) REST
2 31 (18.56%) HTML
3 27 (16.17%) Web Services
4 25 (14.97%) HTML5
5 24 (14.37%) RESTful
6 20 (11.98%) CSS
7 17 (10.18%) jQuery
7 17 (10.18%) JSON
8 16 (9.58%) Laravel
8 16 (9.58%) Spring
9 11 (6.59%) Lucene
10 10 (5.99%) .NET
10 10 (5.99%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.99%) Hibernate
10 10 (5.99%) Middleware
11 8 (4.79%) Spring Integration
12 7 (4.19%) LAMP
13 6 (3.59%) J2EE
13 6 (3.59%) Swing
14 4 (2.40%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Digital Media
2 22 (13.17%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.19%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (5.99%) Public Cloud
4 10 (5.99%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Raspberry Pi
6 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Handset
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 72 (43.11%) Windows
2 41 (24.55%) Unix
3 31 (18.56%) Windows Server
4 17 (10.18%) FreeBSD
4 17 (10.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (8.38%) Mac OS X
6 12 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (4.19%) CentOS
9 5 (2.99%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.40%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.20%) Debian
12 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.60%) Android
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.95%) DevOps
2 39 (23.35%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.35%) Open Source
3 37 (22.16%) Software Engineering
4 34 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (19.76%) TDD
6 27 (16.17%) ITIL
7 26 (15.57%) Configuration Management
8 20 (11.98%) Mentoring
9 19 (11.38%) High Availability
9 19 (11.38%) Refactoring
10 18 (10.78%) Time Management
11 16 (9.58%) SOA
12 14 (8.38%) ITIL V3
13 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
13 12 (7.19%) Scrum
14 11 (6.59%) Code Optimisation
14 11 (6.59%) Functional Programming
14 11 (6.59%) PRINCE2
14 11 (6.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (35.93%) Python
2 48 (28.74%) Java
2 48 (28.74%) PHP
3 47 (28.14%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.17%) SQL
5 20 (11.98%) Perl
6 19 (11.38%) Groovy
7 18 (10.78%) Ruby
8 13 (7.78%) C#
9 11 (6.59%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.99%) VB
11 4 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.80%) Clojure
12 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.80%) Scala
13 1 (0.60%) C++
13 1 (0.60%) Dart
13 1 (0.60%) Erlang
13 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Degree
2 18 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.18%) MCSE
4 13 (7.78%) CCNA
4 13 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (7.19%) Security Cleared
6 11 (6.59%) SC Cleared
7 10 (5.99%) EMC Certification
8 5 (2.99%) MCSD
9 3 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.20%) RHCE
10 2 (1.20%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.60%) MCITP
11 1 (0.60%) MCP
11 1 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 29 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (16.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.59%) Docker
5 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.40%) KVM
6 4 (2.40%) vSphere
7 2 (1.20%) Gluster
7 2 (1.20%) iptables
7 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.20%) Xen
8 1 (0.60%) Corosync
8 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (16.17%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (16.17%) Puppet
2 21 (12.57%) Ansible
3 10 (5.99%) AirWatch
4 8 (4.79%) Nagios
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.99%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.99%) SCOM
6 4 (2.40%) SCCM
7 3 (1.80%) CFEngine
7 3 (1.80%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.20%) Check_MK
8 2 (1.20%) Graylog
8 2 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.20%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.60%) Ganeti
9 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.60%) Marathon
9 1 (0.60%) Mesos
Vendors
1 50 (29.94%) VMware
2 36 (21.56%) Microsoft
3 32 (19.16%) Cisco
4 26 (15.57%) Oracle
5 16 (9.58%) Citrix
6 14 (8.38%) HP
6 14 (8.38%) Juniper
7 12 (7.19%) CheckPoint
8 10 (5.99%) EMC
8 10 (5.99%) IBM
8 10 (5.99%) Software AG
9 9 (5.39%) Red Hat
10 8 (4.79%) Infobright
11 7 (4.19%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.80%) Adobe
12 3 (1.80%) Apple
12 3 (1.80%) Sage
12 3 (1.80%) Veeam
13 2 (1.20%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.20%) Splunk
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
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