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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.68% 10.06% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.86% 53.33% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 44
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
57 30 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 24.36% 18.87% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 86
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 26 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.14%) UNIX
4 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 15 (26.79%) Clustering
5 15 (26.79%) Android
5 15 (26.79%) Apple iOS
6 14 (25.00%) Selenium
6 14 (25.00%) IBM
7 13 (23.21%) AIX
7 13 (23.21%) PowerHA
8 12 (21.43%) GoogleTest
8 12 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 12 (21.43%) JMeter
8 12 (21.43%) Google
8 12 (21.43%) Groovy
8 12 (21.43%) WebDriver
9 10 (17.86%) SUSE
9 10 (17.86%) PHP
10 9 (16.07%) HTML
10 9 (16.07%) CSS
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.07%) VMware ESX
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle
11 8 (14.29%) HTTP
12 7 (12.50%) LDAP
12 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.50%) MySQL
12 7 (12.50%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (10.71%) Node.js
2 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) CMS
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.36%) WordPress
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.57%) JBoss
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) HTTP
2 7 (12.50%) LDAP
3 3 (5.36%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) SAN
3 3 (5.36%) DHCP
4 2 (3.57%) LAN
4 2 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (12.50%) MySQL
3 6 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (10.71%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Selenium
2 12 (21.43%) JMeter
2 12 (21.43%) WebDriver
2 12 (21.43%) GoogleTest
3 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.36%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) Hudson
7 1 (1.79%) Behat
7 1 (1.79%) JBehave
General
1 1 (1.79%) Publishing
1 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 21 (37.50%) Administrator
2 10 (17.86%) Tester
3 9 (16.07%) Software Tester
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Senior Tester
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) Senior Software Tester
3 9 (16.07%) Automation Tester
3 9 (16.07%) Senior Automation Tester
4 8 (14.29%) Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) AIX Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
1 9 (16.07%) CSS
2 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (10.71%) HTML5
2 6 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (10.71%) Sass
2 6 (10.71%) LESS
2 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.57%) Qt
3 2 (3.57%) OpenMP
4 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Open Source
2 2 (3.57%) CUDA
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) UNIX
3 15 (26.79%) Apple iOS
3 15 (26.79%) Android
4 13 (23.21%) AIX
5 10 (17.86%) SUSE
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Solaris
8 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.79%) CentOS
9 1 (1.79%) VMS
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) Automation Testing
3 6 (10.71%) DevOps
3 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL
5 2 (3.57%) Logistics
5 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.79%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) Groovy
3 10 (17.86%) PHP
4 7 (12.50%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) C#
5 6 (10.71%) SQL
5 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.57%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) C
7 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) CCNA
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) PowerHA
2 9 (16.07%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.71%) Docker
4 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
5 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.00%) IBM
3 12 (21.43%) Google
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle
5 7 (12.50%) VMware
5 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.71%) New Relic
7 4 (7.14%) Citrix
7 4 (7.14%) Veritas
8 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 2 (3.57%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.57%) Brocade
9 1 (1.79%) RedPrairie
Warwick, Warwickshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25-£30k per year depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 6 days ago