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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 17.07% 7.42% 10.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.45% 35.42% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 22
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
62 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 30.24% 20.96% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 42 47
Average salary £44,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 23 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 22 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 21 (47.73%) Clustering
3 20 (45.45%) IBM
4 19 (43.18%) UNIX
5 15 (34.09%) AIX
5 15 (34.09%) SUSE
5 15 (34.09%) PowerHA
6 14 (31.82%) VMware ESX
7 11 (25.00%) HTTP
7 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
8 9 (20.45%) Veritas
8 9 (20.45%) Solaris
8 9 (20.45%) PHP
8 9 (20.45%) Java
9 8 (18.18%) Oracle
9 8 (18.18%) Puppet
10 7 (15.91%) MySQL
10 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (13.64%) VMware
11 6 (13.64%) LDAP
11 6 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (11.36%) CentOS
12 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
12 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.36%) VMS
12 5 (11.36%) Apache
13 4 (9.09%) JBoss
13 4 (9.09%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) HTTP
2 6 (13.64%) LDAP
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) MySQL
1 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) JBehave
3 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Publishing
2 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Systems Administrator
1 29 (65.91%) Administrator
2 11 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 11 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (20.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (20.45%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) AIX Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Web Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
1 2 (4.55%) OpenMP
1 2 (4.55%) REST
1 2 (4.55%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) UNIX
2 15 (34.09%) AIX
2 15 (34.09%) SUSE
3 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.45%) Solaris
5 5 (11.36%) VMS
5 5 (11.36%) CentOS
6 4 (9.09%) Windows
6 4 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.82%) Debian
8 2 (4.55%) Android
8 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.82%) DevOps
3 2 (4.55%) Logistics
3 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
3 2 (4.55%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.27%) System Testing
4 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Java
1 9 (20.45%) PHP
2 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Fortran
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) PowerHA
2 14 (31.82%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) logstash
3 1 (2.27%) Kibana
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 20 (45.45%) IBM
3 9 (20.45%) Veritas
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle
5 6 (13.64%) VMware
6 4 (9.09%) JBoss
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.27%) RedPrairie
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