The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 6.56% 13.95% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 35.29% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Median salary £28,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 21.31% 39.53% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 17
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £33,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £42,500 £49,980
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Linux
Salary Trend in Street

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

Linux Salary Trend in Street

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 26 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 Street region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Street 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) EMC Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Software AG
1 2 (28.57%) VMware