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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Somerset
Rank 20 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 63 105 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.37% 17.30% 9.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 51.72% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 98 50
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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
126 203 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.74% 33.44% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 115 186 109
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 33 £42,500 - 4
Street +14 8 £37,500 -46.42%
Yeovil - 7 £30,000 -
Bruton - 4 £20,000 -
Wells - 4 - -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 54 (36.73%) Windows
2 51 (34.69%) PHP
3 50 (34.01%) Java
4 42 (28.57%) VMware
5 41 (27.89%) DevOps
6 40 (27.21%) Apache
7 39 (26.53%) Tomcat
7 39 (26.53%) ITIL
7 39 (26.53%) Active Directory
8 37 (25.17%) SQL
9 36 (24.49%) Git (software)
10 34 (23.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (23.13%) MySQL
11 31 (21.09%) IIS
11 31 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (20.41%) SQL Server
12 30 (20.41%) JavaScript
13 29 (19.73%) Python
14 27 (18.37%) HTML
14 27 (18.37%) SaaS
15 26 (17.69%) REST
15 26 (17.69%) JBoss
16 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
16 25 (17.01%) Oracle
16 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
17 24 (16.33%) Eclipse
18 23 (15.65%) Red Hat
18 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
18 23 (15.65%) CentOS
18 23 (15.65%) Jetty

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 40 (27.21%) Apache
2 39 (26.53%) Tomcat
3 31 (21.09%) IIS
4 26 (17.69%) JBoss
5 23 (15.65%) Jetty
6 11 (7.48%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (7.48%) MS Exchange
6 11 (7.48%) WordPress
7 10 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (4.76%) OpenStack
9 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
11 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (2.04%) nginx
11 3 (2.04%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.36%) Confluence
12 2 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.68%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
2 4 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (2.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.37%) SaaS
2 21 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (8.84%) IaaS
5 11 (7.48%) PaaS
6 7 (4.76%) Office 365
7 3 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.29%) VPN
2 20 (13.61%) Internet
3 18 (12.24%) DNS
4 16 (10.88%) DHCP
4 16 (10.88%) SAN
5 13 (8.84%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.76%) Firewall
6 7 (4.76%) SNMP
7 3 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.04%) HTTP
7 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (2.04%) IPv6
7 3 (2.04%) Skype
7 3 (2.04%) VoIP
8 2 (1.36%) IPv4
8 2 (1.36%) LAN
8 2 (1.36%) SMTP
8 2 (1.36%) WAN
9 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.13%) MySQL
2 30 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 19 (12.93%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (8.16%) NoSQL
6 11 (7.48%) Redis
7 7 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.72%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.72%) Riak
10 2 (1.36%) Infinispan
10 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.68%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.33%) Eclipse
3 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
4 12 (8.16%) Visual Studio
5 11 (7.48%) Maven
6 10 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (6.12%) JUnit
8 8 (5.44%) IntelliJ
8 8 (5.44%) Subversion
9 7 (4.76%) EasyMock
9 7 (4.76%) Mockito
9 7 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (4.76%) Vagrant
10 6 (4.08%) Travis CI
11 5 (3.40%) GitLab
11 5 (3.40%) JIRA
12 4 (2.72%) Hudson
12 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.36%) Ant
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (9.52%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Banking
3 6 (4.08%) Retail
4 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.93%) Developer
2 25 (17.01%) Analyst
3 21 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 17 (11.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (10.88%) Applications Support
5 16 (10.88%) PHP Developer
5 16 (10.88%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.84%) Administrator
6 13 (8.84%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 11 (7.48%) Architect
8 11 (7.48%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (7.48%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (7.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (7.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (7.48%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 10 (6.80%) Python Developer
9 10 (6.80%) Software Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.37%) HTML
2 26 (17.69%) REST
3 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
4 20 (13.61%) CSS
4 20 (13.61%) Hibernate
4 20 (13.61%) Web Services
5 19 (12.93%) LAMP
5 19 (12.93%) XML
6 18 (12.24%) .NET
7 16 (10.88%) SOAP
8 15 (10.20%) Spring
9 13 (8.84%) Node.js
10 12 (8.16%) GWT
10 12 (8.16%) J2EE
10 12 (8.16%) XSLT
11 11 (7.48%) Django
11 11 (7.48%) jQuery
11 11 (7.48%) Laravel
11 11 (7.48%) Middleware
11 11 (7.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.84%) Public Cloud
3 11 (7.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (7.48%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.72%) e-Health
8 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.68%) Handset
9 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.73%) Windows
2 23 (15.65%) CentOS
3 22 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 16 (10.88%) Unix
6 11 (7.48%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.08%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.08%) Windows 10
7 6 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.40%) Debian
8 5 (3.40%) FreeBSD
8 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.68%) AIX
10 1 (0.68%) Android
10 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.68%) HPUX
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.89%) DevOps
2 39 (26.53%) ITIL
3 31 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.97%) Software Engineering
5 20 (13.61%) ITIL V3
5 20 (13.61%) Mentoring
6 17 (11.56%) Configuration Management
6 17 (11.56%) Scrum
6 17 (11.56%) Service Delivery
7 16 (10.88%) High Availability
8 15 (10.20%) Identity Management
9 14 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (9.52%) OO
10 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2
10 13 (8.84%) SDLC
11 12 (8.16%) Line Management
11 12 (8.16%) Network Management
11 12 (8.16%) Service Management
11 12 (8.16%) TDD
11 12 (8.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.69%) PHP
2 50 (34.01%) Java
3 37 (25.17%) SQL
4 30 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 29 (19.73%) Python
6 18 (12.24%) C#
7 15 (10.20%) Perl
8 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.40%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.40%) VB
10 4 (2.72%) Groovy
11 2 (1.36%) C
11 2 (1.36%) C++
11 2 (1.36%) Erlang
11 2 (1.36%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) Clojure
12 1 (0.68%) Dart
12 1 (0.68%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Degree
2 16 (10.88%) CCNA
2 16 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (8.84%) MCSE
3 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.48%) EMC Certification
5 8 (5.44%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (5.44%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (2.04%) RHCE
8 3 (2.04%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.68%) MCSA
9 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 34 (23.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.16%) Docker
4 9 (6.12%) KVM
5 8 (5.44%) vSphere
6 6 (4.08%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (4.08%) Xen
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.72%) Samba
8 3 (2.04%) iptables
9 2 (1.36%) Corosync
9 2 (1.36%) Gluster
9 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.36%) XenServer
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.68%) Postfix
10 1 (0.68%) Snort
10 1 (0.68%) Squid
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (13.61%) Puppet
2 14 (9.52%) Nagios
2 14 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (7.48%) AirWatch
3 11 (7.48%) Ansible
4 5 (3.40%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (3.40%) OpenView
4 5 (3.40%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.40%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.72%) SCOM
6 3 (2.04%) Capistrano
6 3 (2.04%) Check_MK
6 3 (2.04%) Ganeti
6 3 (2.04%) Graylog
6 3 (2.04%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (2.04%) Marathon
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.04%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 42 (28.57%) VMware
2 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.01%) Oracle
3 23 (15.65%) Red Hat
4 21 (14.29%) Cisco
5 17 (11.56%) Citrix
6 16 (10.88%) IBM
7 13 (8.84%) HP
8 12 (8.16%) EMC
9 11 (7.48%) Software AG
10 8 (5.44%) Infobright
11 6 (4.08%) Veeam
12 5 (3.40%) BMC
12 5 (3.40%) Compuware
13 4 (2.72%) Adobe
13 4 (2.72%) CA
13 4 (2.72%) Dynatrace
13 4 (2.72%) Nimsoft
13 4 (2.72%) Sage
14 3 (2.04%) Qualys
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