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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 6.45% - 17.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £20,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
6 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 19.35% 30.00% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Median salary £20,000 £24,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -33.79%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 3 December 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (40.00%) Nagios
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Postfix
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Replication
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) MCSE

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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCA
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Postfix
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware