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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 13.64% 5.00% 21.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £22,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
13 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 59.09% 5.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 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 £24,000 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 18 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
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