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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 9.77% 6.59% 7.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.43% 48.00% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 17
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
56 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 21.05% 13.74% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 55 23 53
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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 28 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 24 (44.44%) Clustering
2 23 (42.59%) Red Hat
2 23 (42.59%) IBM
3 21 (38.89%) UNIX
4 18 (33.33%) AIX
4 18 (33.33%) PowerHA
5 17 (31.48%) SUSE
6 16 (29.63%) VMware ESX
6 16 (29.63%) Windows
7 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 12 (22.22%) PHP
7 12 (22.22%) Apple iOS
7 12 (22.22%) Android
7 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (20.37%) Selenium
9 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 9 (16.67%) Solaris
10 9 (16.67%) Veritas
11 8 (14.81%) HTTP
11 8 (14.81%) Oracle
11 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (12.96%) JMeter
12 7 (12.96%) Java
12 7 (12.96%) LDAP
12 7 (12.96%) MySQL
12 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (12.96%) WebDriver
12 7 (12.96%) Google

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (9.26%) CMS
1 5 (9.26%) WordPress
2 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) HTTP
2 7 (12.96%) LDAP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) SAN
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MySQL
1 7 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Selenium
2 7 (12.96%) JMeter
2 7 (12.96%) WebDriver
2 7 (12.96%) GoogleTest
3 5 (9.26%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Hudson
5 1 (1.85%) Behat
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) JBehave
General
1 4 (7.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (59.26%) Administrator
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX Administrator
3 10 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) AIX Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Tester
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Automation Tester
7 4 (7.41%) Software Tester
8 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) HTML
1 5 (9.26%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) NHS
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) UNIX
2 18 (33.33%) AIX
3 17 (31.48%) SUSE
4 16 (29.63%) Windows
5 12 (22.22%) Android
5 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 9 (16.67%) Solaris
7 5 (9.26%) VMS
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) Automation Testing
3 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.70%) Logistics
5 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.85%) BDD
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 12 (22.22%) PHP
2 7 (12.96%) Groovy
2 7 (12.96%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) CCNA
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) PowerHA
2 16 (29.63%) VMware ESX
3 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) IBM
1 23 (42.59%) Red Hat
2 9 (16.67%) Veritas
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle
4 7 (12.96%) Google
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
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