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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 35 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 2.15% 10.98% 8.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 46.15% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 19
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £32,397 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
25 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 10.73% 23.78% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 57
Average salary £34,333 £44,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.97% +27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,665 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 31 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 19 (46.34%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle
3 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
3 16 (39.02%) Puppet
4 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (34.15%) MySQL
5 14 (34.15%) JBoss
5 14 (34.15%) PHP
6 13 (31.71%) Apache
7 12 (29.27%) UNIX
7 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (29.27%) GlassFish
8 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
9 10 (24.39%) TDD
10 9 (21.95%) J2EE
10 9 (21.95%) HTTP
10 9 (21.95%) REST
10 9 (21.95%) DevOps
10 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
10 9 (21.95%) Maven
11 8 (19.51%) Billing
11 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (19.51%) LDAP
12 7 (17.07%) Windows
12 7 (17.07%) Pair Programming
13 6 (14.63%) JIRA
13 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (14.63%) VMware
13 6 (14.63%) Red Hat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (39.02%) Tomcat
2 14 (34.15%) JBoss
3 13 (31.71%) Apache
4 12 (29.27%) GlassFish
5 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
2 8 (19.51%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) FTP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
2 12 (29.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.95%) Maven
3 6 (14.63%) JIRA
4 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.32%) Selenium
5 3 (7.32%) Bugzilla
5 3 (7.32%) Subversion
5 3 (7.32%) Hudson
6 1 (2.44%) Liquibase
General
1 8 (19.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Administrator
1 7 (17.07%) Linux Specialist
1 7 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) C++ Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Tester
2 6 (14.63%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Web Tester
3 5 (12.20%) HPUX Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) QA Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Web Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Operations Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Tester
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) J2EE
1 9 (21.95%) REST
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) Qt
5 1 (2.44%) RESTful
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) Swing
5 1 (2.44%) Grails
5 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Replication
1 1 (2.44%) RIA
1 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) UNIX
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) HPUX
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.88%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) TDD
3 9 (21.95%) DevOps
4 7 (17.07%) Pair Programming
5 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) Open Source
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Parallel Computing
9 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL
9 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.44%) OO
10 1 (2.44%) SOA
10 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) PHP
3 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.63%) C++
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) C
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (12.20%) vCloud
3 4 (9.76%) Docker
4 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) HP
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Veritas
4 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Brocade
5 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: £24,775 - £27,864 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago