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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 69 69 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.58% 11.24% 11.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.07% 32.24% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 66 88
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
164 214 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.15% 34.85% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 137 185 224
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £42,500 £49,800
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 27 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 27 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 -9 33 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Bridgwater +2 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Taunton -3 9 £26,000 +26.82%
Street -9 7 £27,000 -40.00%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 68 (44.74%) Windows
2 56 (36.84%) Python
3 51 (33.55%) Unix
4 44 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 44 (28.95%) VMware
5 39 (25.66%) PHP
6 36 (23.68%) Open Source
7 33 (21.71%) DevOps
7 33 (21.71%) Windows Server
8 32 (21.05%) Cisco
9 30 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (19.08%) Software Engineering
11 28 (18.42%) TDD
12 27 (17.76%) MySQL
13 26 (17.11%) Microsoft
14 25 (16.45%) Java
14 25 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (15.79%) REST
15 24 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (15.13%) Git (software)
16 23 (15.13%) Telecoms
17 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
17 22 (14.47%) Oracle
17 22 (14.47%) HTML
18 21 (13.82%) Opscode Chef
18 21 (13.82%) Puppet
19 20 (13.16%) SQL Server
20 19 (12.50%) Apache
20 19 (12.50%) Internet
20 19 (12.50%) Retail

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 (12.50%) Apache
2 11 (7.24%) WebLogic
3 10 (6.58%) IIS
4 9 (5.92%) Apache Solr
4 9 (5.92%) Drupal
5 8 (5.26%) JBoss
6 7 (4.61%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (3.95%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.29%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.66%) Confluence
10 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle ASCP
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.58%) Office 365
3 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.61%) IaaS
4 7 (4.61%) PaaS
4 7 (4.61%) SaaS
5 6 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) Internet
2 17 (11.18%) TCP/IP
3 15 (9.87%) SAN
4 14 (9.21%) DNS
5 13 (8.55%) Firewall
6 10 (6.58%) ICMP
7 9 (5.92%) DHCP
8 8 (5.26%) VPN
9 6 (3.95%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.29%) HTTP
10 5 (3.29%) NetScreen
10 5 (3.29%) Skype
11 2 (1.32%) LAN
11 2 (1.32%) NAS
11 2 (1.32%) OSPF
11 2 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.32%) SSL
11 2 (1.32%) VoIP
11 2 (1.32%) WAN
11 2 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.76%) MySQL
2 20 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.21%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (9.21%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (7.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (5.92%) Couchbase
5 9 (5.92%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.92%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.92%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.26%) CouchDB
6 8 (5.26%) Redis
6 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.61%) Riak
8 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.97%) Big Data
9 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.21%) PHPUnit
4 13 (8.55%) JIRA
5 10 (6.58%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.92%) Selenium
7 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.29%) Hudson
9 4 (2.63%) Subversion
10 3 (1.97%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (1.97%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.32%) Maven
11 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.66%) Ant
12 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.66%) JUnit
12 1 (0.66%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (15.13%) Telecoms
2 19 (12.50%) Retail
3 15 (9.87%) Finance
4 9 (5.92%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (23.03%) Developer
2 23 (15.13%) Administrator
2 23 (15.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (10.53%) Python Developer
4 15 (9.87%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (9.21%) DBA
5 14 (9.21%) Junior
5 14 (9.21%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (5.92%) Automation Tester
6 9 (5.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 9 (5.92%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.92%) Technical Leader
6 9 (5.92%) Tester
7 8 (5.26%) Architect
7 8 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.61%) Erlang Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.79%) REST
2 22 (14.47%) HTML
3 18 (11.84%) CSS
4 16 (10.53%) HTML5
4 16 (10.53%) RESTful
5 14 (9.21%) jQuery
5 14 (9.21%) Laravel
6 10 (6.58%) Web Services
7 9 (5.92%) Lucene
8 6 (3.95%) .NET
8 6 (3.95%) JSON
8 6 (3.95%) Middleware
9 5 (3.29%) Spring
10 4 (2.63%) J2EE
10 4 (2.63%) LAMP
10 4 (2.63%) Swing
11 3 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.97%) Apache Camel
11 3 (1.97%) Grails
11 3 (1.97%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 12 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.95%) EPoS
5 6 (3.95%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.95%) Raspberry Pi
5 6 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) Replication
6 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.66%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (44.74%) Windows
2 51 (33.55%) Unix
3 33 (21.71%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.24%) Mac OS X
6 10 (6.58%) FreeBSD
7 7 (4.61%) Android
7 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.29%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.32%) CentOS
11 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.66%) Debian
12 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.68%) Open Source
2 33 (21.71%) DevOps
3 30 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (19.08%) Software Engineering
5 28 (18.42%) TDD
6 25 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.21%) Time Management
9 12 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (7.24%) ITIL
11 10 (6.58%) Functional Programming
11 10 (6.58%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (6.58%) Refactoring
12 9 (5.92%) Code Optimisation
12 9 (5.92%) High Availability
12 9 (5.92%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.26%) PRINCE2
14 7 (4.61%) Android Development
14 7 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (4.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.84%) Python
2 44 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 39 (25.66%) PHP
4 25 (16.45%) Java
5 18 (11.84%) Perl
5 18 (11.84%) Shell Script
6 15 (9.87%) Ruby
7 13 (8.55%) Groovy
8 12 (7.89%) SQL
9 11 (7.24%) C#
10 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.26%) VB
11 7 (4.61%) Erlang
12 6 (3.95%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.63%) C
14 1 (0.66%) C++
14 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (11.84%) Degree
2 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.87%) MCSE
4 9 (5.92%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.26%) MCSD
6 7 (4.61%) CCNA
6 7 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.95%) CCENT
7 6 (3.95%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.66%) MCP
8 1 (0.66%) RHCE
8 1 (0.66%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) SLA
2 4 (2.63%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.21%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (5.26%) Docker
5 6 (3.95%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.29%) vSphere
7 3 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.32%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.66%) Gluster
9 1 (0.66%) iptables
9 1 (0.66%) KVM
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (13.82%) Puppet
2 14 (9.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (9.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (8.55%) Ansible
4 11 (7.24%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.95%) AirWatch
6 5 (3.29%) CFEngine
6 5 (3.29%) Nagios
7 4 (2.63%) SCCM
8 3 (1.97%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.97%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.32%) SCOM
10 1 (0.66%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.66%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.66%) Graylog
10 1 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.66%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 44 (28.95%) VMware
2 32 (21.05%) Cisco
3 26 (17.11%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.47%) Oracle
5 14 (9.21%) Juniper
6 12 (7.89%) Citrix
6 12 (7.89%) HP
7 10 (6.58%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.95%) EMC
8 6 (3.95%) IBM
8 6 (3.95%) Software AG
9 5 (3.29%) Hitachi
10 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.97%) Apple
12 2 (1.32%) Dell
12 2 (1.32%) Fujitsu
12 2 (1.32%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.32%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.32%) Veeam
13 1 (0.66%) Sencha
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bens (possibly higher)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: £31,656 - 37,768 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Somerset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago