The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 9.05% 8.93% 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.90% 51.72% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
Warwickshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 20.16% 17.26% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,000 £33,125
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Linux
Salary Trend in Warwick

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

Linux Salary Trend in Warwick

Linux
Salary Histogram in Warwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Warwick region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 25 (43.86%) Red Hat
2 24 (42.11%) Clustering
3 23 (40.35%) IBM
4 21 (36.84%) UNIX
5 18 (31.58%) AIX
5 18 (31.58%) PowerHA
6 17 (29.82%) Windows
6 17 (29.82%) SUSE
7 16 (28.07%) VMware ESX
8 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (19.30%) VMware
10 10 (17.54%) PHP
10 10 (17.54%) Apple iOS
10 10 (17.54%) Android
10 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
11 9 (15.79%) Solaris
11 9 (15.79%) Veritas
11 9 (15.79%) Selenium
12 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (14.04%) Oracle
12 8 (14.04%) HTTP
13 7 (12.28%) Groovy
13 7 (12.28%) LDAP
13 7 (12.28%) Java
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.28%) Google
13 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (12.28%) MySQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warwick 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 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.26%) WordPress
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Node.js
3 2 (3.51%) JBoss
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
2 7 (12.28%) LDAP
3 3 (5.26%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Redis
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Selenium
2 7 (12.28%) JMeter
2 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
2 7 (12.28%) GoogleTest
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) JIRA
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) Hudson
5 1 (1.75%) Behat
5 1 (1.75%) JBehave
General
1 4 (7.02%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
2 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (56.14%) Administrator
2 13 (22.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 13 (22.81%) UNIX Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) AIX Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Automation Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) CSS
1 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.51%) HTML5
2 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (3.51%) Sass
2 2 (3.51%) LESS
2 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) NHS
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) UNIX
2 18 (31.58%) AIX
3 17 (29.82%) Windows
3 17 (29.82%) SUSE
4 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (17.54%) Android
5 10 (17.54%) Apple iOS
6 9 (15.79%) Solaris
7 5 (8.77%) VMS
8 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.75%) CentOS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.28%) Automation Testing
3 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL
5 2 (3.51%) Logistics
5 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.51%) DevOps
6 1 (1.75%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.54%) PHP
3 7 (12.28%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) Groovy
4 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (3.51%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) CCNA
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) PowerHA
2 16 (28.07%) VMware ESX
3 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Red Hat
2 23 (40.35%) IBM
3 11 (19.30%) VMware
4 9 (15.79%) Veritas
5 8 (14.04%) Oracle
6 7 (12.28%) Google
6 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.02%) Citrix
8 2 (3.51%) NetApp
8 2 (3.51%) HP
8 2 (3.51%) Brocade
8 2 (3.51%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.51%) New Relic
9 1 (1.75%) RedPrairie
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