The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 21 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 5.49% 2.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.73% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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

Operating Systems Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 24.18% 8.51% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 15
Median salary £42,500 £20,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,250 £29,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Linux
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stafford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stafford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) LAMP
2 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) Magento
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) OOP
7 1 (9.09%) MCSE
7 1 (9.09%) MCSA
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Debian
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (9.09%) RTP
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (9.09%) B2B
7 1 (9.09%) B2C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) RTP
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Debian
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) B2C
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Ansible
2 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet