The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 12.82% 9.09% 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £24,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 38.46% 9.09% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Median salary £22,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Postfix
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Dignity PLC
Salary: £26,500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago