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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 37 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 2.59% 16.37% 9.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.52% 50.91% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 24
Average salary £39,000 £43,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% +23.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,320 £28,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
27 55 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 13.99% 32.16% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 56
Average salary £39,500 £44,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.22% +39.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,320 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
3 11 (36.67%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) MySQL
4 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (26.67%) PHP
6 7 (23.33%) C++
6 7 (23.33%) JBoss
6 7 (23.33%) Apache
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
6 7 (23.33%) GlassFish
6 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.00%) Maven
7 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 6 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (20.00%) J2EE
8 5 (16.67%) C
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) HPUX
8 5 (16.67%) Veritas
8 5 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (16.67%) TeamCity

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (23.33%) GlassFish
2 7 (23.33%) JBoss
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) WordPress
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) LDAP
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 4 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.67%) HPUX Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) C++ Applications Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) Qt
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) Swing
5 1 (3.33%) OpenMP
5 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.33%) OpenCL
5 1 (3.33%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Replication
1 1 (3.33%) RIA
1 1 (3.33%) CUDA
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) HPUX
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Parallel Computing
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.33%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) PHP
3 7 (23.33%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) C
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) RHCSA
2 2 (6.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (16.67%) vCloud
3 3 (10.00%) Docker
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Veritas
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Brocade
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Training + Pension + Flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 6 days ago