The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Telford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 5.06% 7.61% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 21.88% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £33,750 £32,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
Operating Systems Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 60.76% 34.78% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 27
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £18,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,900 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Shropshire

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 11 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Telford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) Windows
3 20 (76.92%) DNS
3 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 18 (69.23%) SSL
4 18 (69.23%) HTTP
4 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
4 18 (69.23%) SQL
4 18 (69.23%) Perl
4 18 (69.23%) IIS
4 18 (69.23%) Backup Exec
4 18 (69.23%) Altiris
4 18 (69.23%) VLAN
4 18 (69.23%) Load Balancing
4 18 (69.23%) PowerShell
4 18 (69.23%) Bash Shell
4 18 (69.23%) Forefront TMG
5 17 (65.38%) vSphere
5 17 (65.38%) WSUS
5 17 (65.38%) SSH
5 17 (65.38%) Publishing
5 17 (65.38%) MS Office
5 17 (65.38%) MS Visio
6 16 (61.54%) Change Control
7 14 (53.85%) Open Source
8 13 (50.00%) MySQL
8 13 (50.00%) Apache
8 13 (50.00%) LAMP
9 12 (46.15%) PHP
9 12 (46.15%) Moodle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 18 (69.23%) IIS
2 13 (50.00%) Apache
3 12 (46.15%) Moodle
4 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
5 5 (19.23%) WordPress
6 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (65.38%) MS Visio
2 17 (65.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) DNS
2 18 (69.23%) SSL
2 18 (69.23%) HTTP
2 18 (69.23%) VLAN
3 17 (65.38%) SSH
4 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 4 (15.38%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.69%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (65.38%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Open Source
2 7 (26.92%) VLE
3 3 (11.54%) Wiki
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Load Balancing
2 16 (61.54%) Change Control
3 10 (38.46%) Time Management
4 5 (19.23%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Perl
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
1 18 (69.23%) PowerShell
1 18 (69.23%) Bash Shell
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) Forefront TMG
3 17 (65.38%) vSphere
4 8 (30.77%) Shibboleth
5 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 4 (15.38%) ISA Server
7 3 (11.54%) Squid
7 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (7.69%) XenServer
8 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
8 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
8 2 (7.69%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 18 (69.23%) Backup Exec
2 17 (65.38%) WSUS
3 3 (11.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Altiris
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Dell
4 7 (26.92%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Lotus
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) HP
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago