The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 18.18% 5.62% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.13% 23.81% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 3
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux
Shropshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 46.46% 23.60% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 23
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £34,000 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Linux
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Telford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Telford region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Telford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Firewall
5 13 (44.83%) VPN
6 12 (41.38%) HP
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (37.93%) Citrix
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
8 10 (34.48%) DNS
8 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (34.48%) UNIX
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (20.69%) Brocade
11 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.69%) SAN
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
11 6 (20.69%) MCSE
11 6 (20.69%) IBM
11 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 5 (17.24%) DHCP
12 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.24%) MCSA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Moodle
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 13 (44.83%) VPN
3 10 (34.48%) DNS
3 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (20.69%) SAN
6 5 (17.24%) DDNS
6 5 (17.24%) DHCP
6 5 (17.24%) NAS
7 4 (13.79%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.90%) SSH
8 2 (6.90%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.90%) IPv4
8 2 (6.90%) IPv6
9 1 (3.45%) SNMP
9 1 (3.45%) LAN
9 1 (3.45%) WAN
9 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Support
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (34.48%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.24%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.90%) HPUX
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) Network Design
2 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
2 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (3.45%) Software Licensing
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) CRM
2 1 (3.45%) ERP
2 1 (3.45%) Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
2 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
3 5 (17.24%) MCSA
3 5 (17.24%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) CCA
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Squid
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Plesk
2 2 (6.90%) cPanel
3 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) HP
4 11 (37.93%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) IBM
5 6 (20.69%) Brocade
6 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.34%) Mitel
7 3 (10.34%) Avaya
7 3 (10.34%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle
8 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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