The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.25% 4.65% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.19% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Median salary £32,000 £35,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.21% -
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 Taunton region.

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 50.60% 27.91% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 13
Median salary £35,000 £20,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,300 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Linux
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Taunton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Taunton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

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

1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (33.33%) Junior
3 5 (33.33%) Junior DBA
3 5 (33.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials DBA
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Hitachi
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Apple