The table below looks at the statistics for Linux+ Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux+ Certification over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 927 941 995
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +54
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.020% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26745 29349 32683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.52% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21499 23020 26235
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Linux+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Linux+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Linux+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Linux+ Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification within the UK.

Linux+ Certification Salary Trend in the UK

Linux+ Certification
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 5 - - 4
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
South West - 5 - - 1

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Linux+ Certification.

1 21 (100.00%) C
1 21 (100.00%) CCNA
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) SSCP
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) MCSE
1 21 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 21 (100.00%) GIAC
1 21 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 21 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 21 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 21 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 21 (100.00%) SANS
2 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 18 (85.71%) C++
3 18 (85.71%) Java
3 18 (85.71%) Multithreading
3 18 (85.71%) Java EE
4 17 (80.95%) Big Data
5 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
5 16 (76.19%) Apache Hive
5 16 (76.19%) Apple iOS
5 16 (76.19%) Android
5 16 (76.19%) Mobile Development
5 16 (76.19%) Cybercrime

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (76.19%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
1 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Big Data
2 16 (76.19%) Apache Hive
2 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
General
1 14 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Software Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) Java EE
2 14 (66.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Android
2 16 (76.19%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 21 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 21 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 21 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) Multithreading
3 16 (76.19%) Mobile Development
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Coaching
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C
2 18 (85.71%) C++
2 18 (85.71%) Java
3 14 (66.67%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNA
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
1 21 (100.00%) GIAC
1 21 (100.00%) MCSE
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 21 (100.00%) SANS
1 21 (100.00%) SSCP
2 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 15 days ago