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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 30 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 4.92% 4.79% 6.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 38.89% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,160 £32,397 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,200 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
39 18 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 14.77% 12.33% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 67
Average salary £34,330 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.03% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,160 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) Oracle
4 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
4 16 (34.78%) Puppet
5 15 (32.61%) PHP
6 14 (30.43%) MySQL
6 14 (30.43%) JBoss
7 13 (28.26%) Apache
7 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
8 12 (26.09%) UNIX
8 12 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (26.09%) GlassFish
9 11 (23.91%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) TDD
10 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 10 (21.74%) DevOps
11 9 (19.57%) REST
11 9 (19.57%) Maven
11 9 (19.57%) J2EE
11 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
11 9 (19.57%) HTTP
12 8 (17.39%) LDAP
12 8 (17.39%) Billing
12 8 (17.39%) JIRA
12 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
13 7 (15.22%) Selenium
13 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
14 6 (13.04%) C++

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 14 (30.43%) JBoss
3 13 (28.26%) Apache
4 12 (26.09%) GlassFish
5 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.35%) WordPress
6 2 (4.35%) Node.js
7 1 (2.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) FTP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) MySQL
2 12 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Maven
4 8 (17.39%) JIRA
5 7 (15.22%) Selenium
6 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
7 4 (8.70%) Bugzilla
7 4 (8.70%) Hudson
8 3 (6.52%) JMeter
8 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.52%) GoogleTest
8 3 (6.52%) Subversion
9 1 (2.17%) JBehave
9 1 (2.17%) Liquibase
9 1 (2.17%) Behat
General
1 8 (17.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Tester
2 7 (15.22%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Software Tester
2 7 (15.22%) Linux Specialist
2 7 (15.22%) Web Tester
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
3 6 (13.04%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) HPUX Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Web Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) QA Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) J2EE
1 9 (19.57%) REST
2 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) Qt
4 2 (4.35%) HTML5
4 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.17%) RESTful
5 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.17%) Sass
5 1 (2.17%) LESS
5 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) Swing
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) Grails
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) UNIX
2 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Android
3 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.87%) HPUX
5 4 (8.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) TDD
2 10 (21.74%) DevOps
3 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
3 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) SDLC
6 4 (8.70%) Open Source
6 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.35%) Parallel Computing
8 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) PHP
3 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.04%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) C
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) Groovy
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (10.87%) vCloud
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
2 5 (10.87%) HP
2 5 (10.87%) Veritas
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.52%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) New Relic