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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 31 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 50 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.16% 5.85% 12.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 26.04% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 88
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,400 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 192 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 19.61% 22.46% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 133 176 181
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +10 21 £42,000 +40.00% 1
Rugby +2 6 £31,250 -3.84%
Leamington Spa +13 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £35,000 -
Gaydon - 1 £41,500 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (59.42%) Degree
2 26 (37.68%) C++
3 25 (36.23%) UNIX
4 24 (34.78%) Windows
5 22 (31.88%) Mathematics
6 21 (30.43%) C
7 20 (28.99%) OpenMP
8 19 (27.54%) Java
9 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 18 (26.09%) SAN
10 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
11 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
11 16 (23.19%) Parallel Programming
11 16 (23.19%) CUDA
12 15 (21.74%) PHP
12 15 (21.74%) Web Services
12 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (20.29%) Selenium
13 14 (20.29%) SOAP
14 13 (18.84%) Python
14 13 (18.84%) VMware
14 13 (18.84%) Ruby
14 13 (18.84%) Cucumber
15 12 (17.39%) JBehave
15 12 (17.39%) Hudson
15 12 (17.39%) REST
15 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
15 12 (17.39%) OpenCL
15 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
15 12 (17.39%) Maven

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) nginx
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) SAN
2 6 (8.70%) NAS
3 5 (7.25%) LAN
3 5 (7.25%) WAN
3 5 (7.25%) Firewall
3 5 (7.25%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (5.80%) VoIP
4 4 (5.80%) HTTP
4 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.35%) FTP
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) SSL
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
6 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.45%) WLAN
6 1 (1.45%) Wireless
6 1 (1.45%) IPsec
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
6 1 (1.45%) DMZ
6 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Selenium
2 13 (18.84%) Cucumber
3 12 (17.39%) JBehave
3 12 (17.39%) Hudson
3 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.39%) Maven
4 11 (15.94%) Subversion
5 8 (11.59%) Mercurial
6 5 (7.25%) GDB
7 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
8 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.45%) Flash Builder
General
1 5 (7.25%) Automotive
2 3 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Administrator
4 11 (15.94%) Support Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Applications Support
4 11 (15.94%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) Applications Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Agile Test Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) C++ Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Backup Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) C++ Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) OpenMP
2 15 (21.74%) Web Services
3 14 (20.29%) SOAP
4 12 (17.39%) REST
4 12 (17.39%) OpenCL
5 10 (14.49%) Qt
6 8 (11.59%) X-Windows
7 5 (7.25%) HTML
7 5 (7.25%) CSS
8 4 (5.80%) XML
9 3 (4.35%) .NET
10 2 (2.90%) Drools
10 2 (2.90%) RESTful
10 2 (2.90%) J2EE
11 1 (1.45%) Struts
11 1 (1.45%) Flash
11 1 (1.45%) LAMP
11 1 (1.45%) HTML5
11 1 (1.45%) Grails
11 1 (1.45%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Mathematics
2 17 (24.64%) Computer Science
3 16 (23.19%) CUDA
4 9 (13.04%) Open Source
5 7 (10.14%) Blog
6 5 (7.25%) CLARiiON
7 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.90%) Replication
9 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) UNIX
2 24 (34.78%) Windows
3 9 (13.04%) AIX
4 8 (11.59%) Mac OS X
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.80%) CentOS
7 4 (5.80%) Debian
8 2 (2.90%) SUSE
8 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.90%) HPUX
9 1 (1.45%) Solaris
9 1 (1.45%) Fedora
9 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.45%) Android
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
1 16 (23.19%) Parallel Programming
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.39%) Multithreading
3 12 (17.39%) System Testing
4 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
5 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.59%) ITIL
7 5 (7.25%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.35%) Change Control
9 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.35%) Time Management
9 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.90%) TDD
10 2 (2.90%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.90%) Kanban
10 2 (2.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) C++
2 21 (30.43%) C
3 19 (27.54%) Java
4 15 (21.74%) PHP
5 13 (18.84%) Python
5 13 (18.84%) Ruby
6 11 (15.94%) Fortran
7 8 (11.59%) SQL
8 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.25%) C#
10 2 (2.90%) Perl
10 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (59.42%) Degree
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.59%) MCSE
4 6 (8.70%) MCSA
5 5 (7.25%) CCNA
5 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.25%) MCITP
6 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.80%) MCP
7 3 (4.35%) PhD
8 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.45%) CCNP
8 1 (1.45%) CISSP
8 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Cygwin
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) Docker
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.35%) Nagios
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) VMware
3 12 (17.39%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) HP
4 6 (8.70%) Dell
4 6 (8.70%) EMC
4 6 (8.70%) JBoss
5 5 (7.25%) IBM
5 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.25%) Symantec
6 4 (5.80%) SAP
7 2 (2.90%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.90%) Acronis
7 2 (2.90%) Veeam
8 1 (1.45%) Adobe
8 1 (1.45%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.45%) NetApp
8 1 (1.45%) Veritas
8 1 (1.45%) Twitter
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Sega Europe
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,500 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago