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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 9.78% 8.56% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.00% 57.14% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 10
Average salary £44,000 £40,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.31% +21.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,160 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
60 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 21.74% 14.97% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 60
Average salary £33,665 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,160 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Java
3 18 (31.58%) Oracle
3 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 16 (28.07%) Puppet
4 16 (28.07%) Windows
4 16 (28.07%) Tomcat
5 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 15 (26.32%) DevOps
6 14 (24.56%) PHP
6 14 (24.56%) MySQL
6 14 (24.56%) JBoss
6 14 (24.56%) UNIX
6 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
7 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (21.05%) Apache
7 12 (21.05%) GlassFish
8 10 (17.54%) HTML
8 10 (17.54%) Docker
9 9 (15.79%) REST
9 9 (15.79%) CSS
9 9 (15.79%) J2EE
9 9 (15.79%) HTTP
9 9 (15.79%) Selenium
9 9 (15.79%) TDD
9 9 (15.79%) Maven
10 8 (14.04%) Billing
10 8 (14.04%) JIRA
10 8 (14.04%) Android
10 8 (14.04%) LDAP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (28.07%) Tomcat
2 14 (24.56%) JBoss
3 12 (21.05%) Apache
3 12 (21.05%) GlassFish
4 6 (10.53%) Node.js
5 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.51%) WordPress
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.75%) CMS
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
2 8 (14.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MySQL
2 12 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.79%) Selenium
3 9 (15.79%) Maven
4 8 (14.04%) JIRA
5 5 (8.77%) JMeter
5 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.77%) WebDriver
5 5 (8.77%) GoogleTest
6 4 (7.02%) Hudson
6 4 (7.02%) Bugzilla
7 3 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (1.75%) JBehave
8 1 (1.75%) Behat
8 1 (1.75%) Liquibase
General
1 8 (14.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Tester
3 9 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 8 (14.04%) C++ Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Linux Specialist
5 7 (12.28%) Web Tester
5 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) HPUX Specialist
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Software Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) HTML
2 9 (15.79%) J2EE
2 9 (15.79%) CSS
2 9 (15.79%) REST
3 7 (12.28%) HTML5
4 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
4 6 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (10.53%) Sass
4 6 (10.53%) LESS
4 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.53%) .NET
5 4 (7.02%) Qt
6 2 (3.51%) OpenMP
7 1 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (1.75%) Grails
7 1 (1.75%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) XML
7 1 (1.75%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) CUDA
1 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) UNIX
3 8 (14.04%) Android
3 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.77%) HPUX
5 4 (7.02%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) DevOps
3 9 (15.79%) TDD
4 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.53%) Pair Programming
5 6 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 6 (10.53%) SDLC
6 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Software Delivery
6 5 (8.77%) Open Source
7 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.02%) Manual Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) ITIL
9 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.51%) Parallel Computing
10 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) Java
2 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.56%) PHP
4 8 (14.04%) C++
4 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.53%) Groovy
5 6 (10.53%) C
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 4 (7.02%) Ruby
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) RHCSA
2 2 (3.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Docker
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (8.77%) vCloud
4 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle
2 8 (14.04%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.53%) New Relic
4 6 (10.53%) HP
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.77%) Google
5 5 (8.77%) Veritas
6 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
8 1 (1.75%) 3PAR