The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 58 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.36% 5.20% 10.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 23.56% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 65
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
145 191 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 20.89% 22.06% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130 173 173
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Warwickshire region.

Linux Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Linux
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +13 19 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Leamington Spa +24 13 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Rugby +11 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £35,000 - 1
Nuneaton - 3 £27,500 -
Gaydon +3 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 31 (30.69%) UNIX
1 31 (30.69%) Degree
2 29 (28.71%) Windows
3 27 (26.73%) Java
4 25 (24.75%) PHP
5 21 (20.79%) C++
5 21 (20.79%) MySQL
5 21 (20.79%) Python
5 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
6 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
7 19 (18.81%) VMware
8 18 (17.82%) Red Hat
8 18 (17.82%) Web Services
9 17 (16.83%) CSS
9 17 (16.83%) HTML
9 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
9 17 (16.83%) IBM
9 17 (16.83%) SAN
10 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (14.85%) Ruby
11 15 (14.85%) Selenium
11 15 (14.85%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (13.86%) SUSE
12 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
12 14 (13.86%) C
12 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
13 13 (12.87%) Oracle
13 13 (12.87%) Clustering
14 12 (11.88%) SQL
14 12 (11.88%) SOAP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.90%) Apache
3 4 (3.96%) nginx
3 4 (3.96%) WordPress
3 4 (3.96%) CMS
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.83%) SAN
2 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.94%) Firewall
3 6 (5.94%) VoIP
4 5 (4.95%) Broadband
4 5 (4.95%) HTTP
5 4 (3.96%) NAS
6 3 (2.97%) WAN
6 3 (2.97%) LAN
6 3 (2.97%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.98%) FTP
8 1 (0.99%) DHCP
8 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.99%) Wireless
8 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.79%) MySQL
2 15 (14.85%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.95%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Selenium
2 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
3 10 (9.90%) JBehave
3 10 (9.90%) Maven
3 10 (9.90%) Hudson
3 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.92%) JIRA
5 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.97%) Subversion
7 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (6.93%) Games
2 4 (3.96%) Legal
3 3 (2.97%) Finance
4 2 (1.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (27.72%) Administrator
2 24 (23.76%) Developer
2 24 (23.76%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (18.81%) Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Test Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Test Analyst
6 9 (8.91%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) Web Services
2 17 (16.83%) CSS
2 17 (16.83%) HTML
3 12 (11.88%) SOAP
4 10 (9.90%) REST
5 7 (6.93%) jQuery
6 6 (5.94%) OpenCL
6 6 (5.94%) OpenMP
6 6 (5.94%) XML
7 4 (3.96%) .NET
8 3 (2.97%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.98%) CSS3
9 2 (1.98%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.98%) Flask
9 2 (1.98%) HTML5
9 2 (1.98%) SciPy
9 2 (1.98%) NumPy
9 2 (1.98%) Qt
9 2 (1.98%) RESTful
9 2 (1.98%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Clustering
2 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.95%) Mobile Games
4 5 (4.95%) CCTV
4 5 (4.95%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.98%) Life Science
7 2 (1.98%) Blog
7 2 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.98%) CUDA
7 2 (1.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.99%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.99%) Open Source
8 1 (0.99%) Social Media
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) UNIX
2 29 (28.71%) Windows
3 14 (13.86%) SUSE
4 11 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.92%) Solaris
6 7 (6.93%) AIX
7 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.95%) VMS
8 5 (4.95%) CentOS
8 5 (4.95%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (4.95%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.96%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.96%) Android
9 4 (3.96%) Debian
10 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.98%) HPUX
11 1 (0.99%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
2 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.89%) OO
3 11 (10.89%) Unit Testing
3 11 (10.89%) System Testing
4 9 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.93%) ITIL
6 6 (5.94%) Parallel Programming
6 6 (5.94%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.95%) MVC
7 5 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.95%) OO PHP
8 4 (3.96%) DevOps
8 4 (3.96%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (3.96%) Automated Testing
8 4 (3.96%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.96%) TDD
8 4 (3.96%) Time Management
8 4 (3.96%) Scrum
9 3 (2.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) Java
2 25 (24.75%) PHP
3 21 (20.79%) C++
3 21 (20.79%) Python
4 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.85%) Ruby
6 14 (13.86%) C
7 12 (11.88%) SQL
8 10 (9.90%) C#
9 6 (5.94%) PHP5
9 6 (5.94%) Fortran
10 5 (4.95%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.95%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.95%) Scala
11 4 (3.96%) PHP4
12 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.99%) Perl
13 1 (0.99%) Delphi
13 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Degree
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.91%) MCSE
4 8 (7.92%) MCSA
5 6 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.94%) CCNA
6 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.95%) MCITP
7 3 (2.97%) PhD
7 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.98%) MCP
9 1 (0.99%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.99%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.91%) VMware ESX
3 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.93%) PowerHA
4 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Puppet
1 4 (3.96%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.97%) Nagios
2 3 (2.97%) SCCM
2 3 (2.97%) logstash
3 2 (1.98%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.99%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.81%) VMware
3 18 (17.82%) Red Hat
4 17 (16.83%) IBM
5 13 (12.87%) Oracle
6 7 (6.93%) Veritas
6 7 (6.93%) Dell
7 6 (5.94%) JBoss
8 5 (4.95%) HP
8 5 (4.95%) Twitter
9 4 (3.96%) Acronis
9 4 (3.96%) WatchGuard
9 4 (3.96%) EMC
9 4 (3.96%) Cisco
9 4 (3.96%) SAP
10 3 (2.97%) Symantec
11 2 (1.98%) Freescale
11 2 (1.98%) Veeam
11 2 (1.98%) NetApp
12 1 (0.99%) Adobe
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago