The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Warwick region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 20 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.78% 4.55% 11.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.38% 18.03% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 18
Average salary £41,500 £28,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.61% -38.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,750 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
42 61 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 20.59% 25.21% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 40 54 36
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Warwickshire

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 24 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (78.95%) Degree
2 19 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 18 (47.37%) UNIX
4 17 (44.74%) C
4 17 (44.74%) C++
4 17 (44.74%) OpenMP
5 16 (42.11%) Parallel Programming
6 13 (34.21%) CUDA
6 13 (34.21%) Java
7 11 (28.95%) PHP
7 11 (28.95%) Fortran
7 11 (28.95%) OpenCL
7 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
7 11 (28.95%) Selenium
8 10 (26.32%) Ruby
8 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
8 10 (26.32%) Python
8 10 (26.32%) Web Services
9 9 (23.68%) SOAP
9 9 (23.68%) JBehave
9 9 (23.68%) Hudson
9 9 (23.68%) REST
9 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 9 (23.68%) Maven
9 9 (23.68%) System Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
10 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) SAN
1 5 (13.16%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (13.16%) NAS
2 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) IPsec
3 1 (2.63%) DMZ
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) WLAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Selenium
2 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
3 9 (23.68%) JBehave
3 9 (23.68%) Hudson
3 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.68%) Maven
4 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.79%) Mercurial
5 6 (15.79%) Subversion
6 4 (10.53%) GDB
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Support Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Applications Support
2 11 (28.95%) Applications Support Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Test Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Test Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Test Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Test Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Applications Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Backup Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) C++ Applications Developer
7 4 (10.53%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) OpenMP
2 11 (28.95%) OpenCL
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) SOAP
4 9 (23.68%) REST
5 6 (15.79%) Qt
5 6 (15.79%) X-Windows
6 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (34.21%) CUDA
3 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
4 7 (18.42%) Blog
5 6 (15.79%) Open Source
6 5 (13.16%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) AIX
3 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.53%) CentOS
4 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.89%) Debian
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Parallel Programming
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) System Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.63%) Network Design
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C
1 17 (44.74%) C++
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) PHP
3 11 (28.95%) Fortran
4 10 (26.32%) Ruby
4 10 (26.32%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) CCNP
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.63%) CEH
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Cygwin
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.89%) Nagios
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Symantec
3 5 (13.16%) EMC
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,500 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago