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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 41 37 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.87% 6.35% 4.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.97% 31.30% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 31
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
146 131 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.50% 20.28% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 111 149
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £44,000 £48,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 28 August 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 28 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
Stoke-on-Trent -6 17 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Lichfield +1 5 £31,000 -
Rugeley - 2 £31,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent -10 1 £21,500 -18.09%
Tamworth - 1 £40,000 - 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £23,500 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (43.28%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) Apache
3 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
4 18 (26.87%) Firewall
4 18 (26.87%) Erlang
5 17 (25.37%) Functional Programming
5 17 (25.37%) Middleware
6 16 (23.88%) Java
6 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
6 16 (23.88%) Open Source
6 16 (23.88%) Low Latency
6 16 (23.88%) Haskell
6 16 (23.88%) Web Development
7 15 (22.39%) PHP
7 15 (22.39%) VPN
7 15 (22.39%) Cisco
7 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
7 15 (22.39%) VMware
8 14 (20.90%) WAN
8 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
8 14 (20.90%) LAN
8 14 (20.90%) Logistics
8 14 (20.90%) Network Security
8 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (20.90%) Go
8 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (19.40%) C#
10 12 (17.91%) SQL
10 12 (17.91%) MySQL
10 12 (17.91%) HTML

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 22 (32.84%) Apache
2 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
3 10 (14.93%) IIS
4 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.99%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.96%) IaaS
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
2 18 (26.87%) Firewall
3 15 (22.39%) VPN
4 14 (20.90%) LAN
4 14 (20.90%) Network Security
4 14 (20.90%) WAN
5 12 (17.91%) Internet
5 12 (17.91%) Intranet
5 12 (17.91%) SAN
6 9 (13.43%) DHCP
6 9 (13.43%) DNS
7 8 (11.94%) HTTP
7 8 (11.94%) ICMP
7 8 (11.94%) SMTP
7 8 (11.94%) SSL
7 8 (11.94%) Telnet
7 8 (11.94%) VLAN
7 8 (11.94%) VoIP
8 6 (8.96%) EIGRP
8 6 (8.96%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) MySQL
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.97%) DB2
4 4 (5.97%) VLDB
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
1 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) HTML CSS Developer
2 12 (17.91%) HTML Developer
2 12 (17.91%) JavaScript Developer
2 12 (17.91%) MySQL Developer
2 12 (17.91%) OO PHP Developer
2 12 (17.91%) PHP Developer
2 12 (17.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Service Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Designer
7 5 (7.46%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Middleware
2 12 (17.91%) CSS
2 12 (17.91%) HTML
2 12 (17.91%) HTML5
2 12 (17.91%) jQuery
2 12 (17.91%) LAMP
2 12 (17.91%) WAMP
3 10 (14.93%) .NET
4 5 (7.46%) Web Services
5 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.91%) Algorithms
2 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.91%) Data Structures
2 12 (17.91%) Web 2.0
3 6 (8.96%) AS400
3 6 (8.96%) Clustering
3 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.96%) Physics
4 2 (2.99%) EPoS
4 2 (2.99%) IVR
4 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Blog
5 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.99%) CentOS
5 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Functional Programming
2 16 (23.88%) Low Latency
2 16 (23.88%) Open Source
2 16 (23.88%) Web Development
3 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
3 14 (20.90%) Logistics
4 12 (17.91%) Business Development
4 12 (17.91%) Complexity Analysis
4 12 (17.91%) Multithreading
4 12 (17.91%) OO PHP
4 12 (17.91%) OOP
5 10 (14.93%) ITIL
6 9 (13.43%) High Availability
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.94%) Data Security
8 6 (8.96%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.46%) Complex Event Processing
9 5 (7.46%) SOA
10 4 (5.97%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) Erlang
2 16 (23.88%) Haskell
2 16 (23.88%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.39%) PHP
4 14 (20.90%) Go
5 13 (19.40%) C#
6 12 (17.91%) Clojure
6 12 (17.91%) Scala
6 12 (17.91%) SQL
7 10 (14.93%) F#
8 2 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (11.94%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Cisco
1 15 (22.39%) VMware
2 11 (16.42%) HP
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle
4 8 (11.94%) Brocade
4 8 (11.94%) EMC
4 8 (11.94%) IBM
4 8 (11.94%) Symantec
4 8 (11.94%) Veeam
5 4 (5.97%) Citrix
5 4 (5.97%) Greenplum
5 4 (5.97%) Netezza
5 4 (5.97%) Teradata
5 4 (5.97%) Vertica
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.99%) arcserve
7 2 (2.99%) Avaya
7 2 (2.99%) Lotus
7 2 (2.99%) Mitel
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
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