The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Warwick region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 8.54% 6.69% 8.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 25.81% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 12
Average salary £44,000 £35,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.94% -18.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Warwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 62 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwick 19.51% 25.94% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 43
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Warwickshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 13 (36.11%) Selenium
2 13 (36.11%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) PHP
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 10 (27.78%) Python
4 10 (27.78%) Web Services
4 10 (27.78%) UNIX
4 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
4 10 (27.78%) Ruby
4 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 9 (25.00%) JBehave
5 9 (25.00%) Hudson
5 9 (25.00%) REST
5 9 (25.00%) System Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (25.00%) SOAP
5 9 (25.00%) Maven
6 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (22.22%) Clustering
6 8 (22.22%) IBM
6 8 (22.22%) MySQL
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle
6 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
7 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (16.67%) OpenCL
7 6 (16.67%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (11.11%) nginx
1 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
1 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Selenium
2 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 9 (25.00%) JBehave
3 9 (25.00%) Hudson
3 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Test Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Test Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Administrator
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 6 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Web Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Web Services
2 9 (25.00%) REST
2 9 (25.00%) SOAP
3 6 (16.67%) OpenCL
3 6 (16.67%) OpenMP
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 8 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) CUDA
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (16.67%) SUSE
3 5 (13.89%) AIX
3 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
3 5 (13.89%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
4 4 (11.11%) Debian
5 3 (8.33%) VMS
5 3 (8.33%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) System Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
1 13 (36.11%) PHP
2 10 (27.78%) Python
2 10 (27.78%) Ruby
3 6 (16.67%) C
3 6 (16.67%) C++
3 6 (16.67%) Fortran
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 5 (13.89%) PowerHA
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
1 4 (11.11%) logstash
1 4 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.22%) IBM
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Veritas
4 3 (8.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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