The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 48 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 28 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.33% 7.49% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.92% 28.22% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 26
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +53.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
148 163 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 22.87% 26.55% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 135 118
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Linux
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Lichfield -1 8 £31,000 -13.88%
Stoke-on-Trent -10 7 £61,250 +57.05% 1
Tamworth -13 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (45.00%) Unix
2 21 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (35.00%) Oracle
2 21 (35.00%) ETL
2 21 (35.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 19 (31.67%) SQL
3 19 (31.67%) Teradata
4 18 (30.00%) DB2
4 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (30.00%) Vertica
4 18 (30.00%) Netezza
4 18 (30.00%) Greenplum
4 18 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 16 (26.67%) Parallel Processing
6 14 (23.33%) Windows
7 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
7 13 (21.67%) Project Management
8 12 (20.00%) Java
9 11 (18.33%) PHP
9 11 (18.33%) Apache
9 11 (18.33%) Data Structures
9 11 (18.33%) Open Source
10 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 10 (16.67%) VMware
10 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
11 9 (15.00%) LAMP
11 9 (15.00%) HTML
11 9 (15.00%) C#
11 9 (15.00%) MySQL
11 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 11 (18.33%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) nginx
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
1 1 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) Office 365
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.00%) IaaS
3 3 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.67%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Internet
1 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.33%) Firewall
3 6 (10.00%) Intranet
4 5 (8.33%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.67%) VoIP
5 4 (6.67%) VPN
6 3 (5.00%) BGP
6 3 (5.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (5.00%) LAN
6 3 (5.00%) MPLS
6 3 (5.00%) Multicast
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security
6 3 (5.00%) OSPF
6 3 (5.00%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) WAN
6 3 (5.00%) WLAN
7 2 (3.33%) DNS
8 1 (1.67%) DHCP
8 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (30.00%) DB2
3 9 (15.00%) MySQL
4 4 (6.67%) Big Data
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.67%) VLDB
5 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.33%) JUnit
2 2 (3.33%) Phing
2 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Games
1 1 (1.67%) Marketing
1 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
1 1 (1.67%) Retail
1 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 8 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 6 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 6 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
5 6 (10.00%) OO PHP Developer
5 6 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Designer
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) HTML
1 9 (15.00%) HTML5
1 9 (15.00%) jQuery
1 9 (15.00%) LAMP
1 9 (15.00%) Middleware
2 8 (13.33%) CSS
3 7 (11.67%) .NET
4 6 (10.00%) WAMP
5 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (6.67%) XML
6 3 (5.00%) J2EE
7 2 (3.33%) CSS3
7 2 (3.33%) EJB
7 2 (3.33%) JMS
7 2 (3.33%) JSP
7 2 (3.33%) Memcached
7 2 (3.33%) RESTful
7 2 (3.33%) Servlets
7 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Structures
2 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.00%) Web 2.0
5 3 (5.00%) AS400
5 3 (5.00%) Clustering
5 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.00%) Physics
5 3 (5.00%) Statistics
5 3 (5.00%) W3C
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.67%) IVR
7 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Unix
2 14 (23.33%) Windows
3 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) CentOS
4 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) ETL
1 21 (35.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 16 (26.67%) Parallel Processing
4 13 (21.67%) Project Management
5 11 (18.33%) Open Source
6 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.33%) Functional Programming
6 8 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 8 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 8 (13.33%) OOP
6 8 (13.33%) Web Development
7 7 (11.67%) High Availability
8 6 (10.00%) Business Development
8 6 (10.00%) Logistics
8 6 (10.00%) MVC
8 6 (10.00%) OO PHP
9 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) PHP
5 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 9 (15.00%) C#
6 9 (15.00%) Erlang
6 9 (15.00%) Scala
7 8 (13.33%) Clojure
7 8 (13.33%) Haskell
8 7 (11.67%) Go
9 2 (3.33%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) F#
10 1 (1.67%) Python
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Ansible
1 2 (3.33%) Nagios
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle
2 19 (31.67%) Teradata
3 18 (30.00%) Greenplum
3 18 (30.00%) Netezza
3 18 (30.00%) Vertica
4 10 (16.67%) VMware
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco
6 4 (6.67%) Citrix
7 3 (5.00%) Google
7 3 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.33%) HP
8 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.67%) Apple
9 1 (1.67%) Avaya
9 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.67%) Mitel
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