The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 45 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.52% 7.49% 5.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.53% 39.71% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 39
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 136 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.70% 18.86% 21.78%
Number of salaries quoted 137 120 166
Average salary £34,330 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.17% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £42,500 £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 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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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
Leamington Spa -6 20 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Warwick -18 6 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Kenilworth - 5 £65,000 -
Nuneaton -3 2 £29,500 +7.27%
Rugby -5 2 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 51 (38.35%) MySQL
2 50 (37.59%) PHP
3 42 (31.58%) UNIX
3 42 (31.58%) Apache
4 40 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 40 (30.08%) HTML
5 35 (26.32%) Windows
5 35 (26.32%) CSS
6 32 (24.06%) Java
7 30 (22.56%) Oracle
8 25 (18.80%) jQuery
8 25 (18.80%) SQL
9 23 (17.29%) Tomcat
9 23 (17.29%) Red Hat
10 22 (16.54%) MVC
10 22 (16.54%) DevOps
11 20 (15.04%) OO
12 19 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 19 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (13.53%) Puppet
14 17 (12.78%) Ubuntu
14 17 (12.78%) VMware
14 17 (12.78%) JBoss
14 17 (12.78%) OO PHP
15 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
15 16 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (11.28%) C++
16 15 (11.28%) Docker
17 14 (10.53%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 42 (31.58%) Apache
2 23 (17.29%) Tomcat
3 17 (12.78%) JBoss
4 13 (9.77%) GlassFish
5 7 (5.26%) IIS
6 3 (2.26%) CMS
6 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.50%) WordPress
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.75%) Node.js
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (3.01%) CloudFront
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.52%) HTTP
2 9 (6.77%) LDAP
3 6 (4.51%) LAN
3 6 (4.51%) WAN
4 5 (3.76%) DNS
5 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.50%) WLAN
6 2 (1.50%) DMZ
7 1 (0.75%) Internet
7 1 (0.75%) Firewall
7 1 (0.75%) Network Security
7 1 (0.75%) DHCP
7 1 (0.75%) FTP
7 1 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.35%) MySQL
2 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.26%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.02%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.52%) JIRA
4 9 (6.77%) Maven
5 7 (5.26%) Hudson
6 6 (4.51%) TeamCity
6 6 (4.51%) Subversion
7 4 (3.01%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.01%) Selenium
8 1 (0.75%) JBehave
8 1 (0.75%) Behat
8 1 (0.75%) Liquibase
General
1 19 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.77%) Billing
3 7 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.01%) Finance
4 4 (3.01%) Games
5 3 (2.26%) Publishing
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.50%) Advertising
6 2 (1.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (30.83%) Developer
2 26 (19.55%) PHP Developer
3 19 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 16 (12.03%) Architect
5 13 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (9.02%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Tester
8 9 (6.77%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Administrator
9 8 (6.02%) C++ Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Linux Specialist
9 8 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Web Tester
10 7 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.08%) HTML
2 35 (26.32%) CSS
3 25 (18.80%) jQuery
4 10 (7.52%) REST
5 9 (6.77%) J2EE
5 9 (6.77%) LAMP
6 8 (6.02%) .NET
7 7 (5.26%) XSLT
7 7 (5.26%) OpenCV
8 6 (4.51%) HTML5
8 6 (4.51%) Ajax
9 4 (3.01%) Memcached
10 3 (2.26%) Middleware
11 2 (1.50%) Web Services
11 2 (1.50%) XML
11 2 (1.50%) Qt
12 1 (0.75%) RESTful
12 1 (0.75%) CSS3
12 1 (0.75%) Laravel
12 1 (0.75%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.51%) Life Science
3 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.26%) iPad
3 3 (2.26%) User Experience
3 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.50%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.58%) UNIX
2 35 (26.32%) Windows
3 17 (12.78%) Ubuntu
4 16 (12.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.02%) AIX
6 6 (4.51%) HPUX
7 5 (3.76%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.76%) CentOS
8 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.26%) Android
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Solaris
10 1 (0.75%) OS/400
10 1 (0.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.54%) MVC
1 22 (16.54%) DevOps
2 20 (15.04%) OO
3 19 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (12.78%) OO PHP
5 12 (9.02%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.27%) TDD
7 9 (6.77%) Web Development
8 8 (6.02%) ITIL
9 7 (5.26%) Pair Programming
9 7 (5.26%) Image Processing
9 7 (5.26%) SDLC
10 6 (4.51%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.76%) Analytics
11 5 (3.76%) Change Control
11 5 (3.76%) Software Delivery
12 4 (3.01%) Open Source
12 4 (3.01%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.59%) PHP
2 40 (30.08%) JavaScript
3 32 (24.06%) Java
4 25 (18.80%) SQL
5 15 (11.28%) C++
6 11 (8.27%) C#
7 10 (7.52%) C
8 9 (6.77%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.02%) Ruby
10 7 (5.26%) VB
11 4 (3.01%) Perl
12 3 (2.26%) Python
13 1 (0.75%) PHP5
13 1 (0.75%) Groovy
13 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) MCSE
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.50%) RHCE
3 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.50%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.75%) MCITP
4 1 (0.75%) MCSA
4 1 (0.75%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) CCA
4 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
2 7 (5.26%) GAMP
2 7 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) Docker
2 11 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (4.51%) vCloud
4 4 (3.01%) Varnish
4 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (13.53%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) SELinux
3 3 (2.26%) Nagios
4 2 (1.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.75%) WSUS
5 1 (0.75%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 30 (22.56%) Oracle
2 23 (17.29%) Red Hat
3 17 (12.78%) VMware
4 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.77%) IBM
6 8 (6.02%) HP
7 7 (5.26%) Citrix
8 6 (4.51%) Veritas
9 4 (3.01%) Apple
9 4 (3.01%) Splunk
10 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.50%) NetApp
12 1 (0.75%) Intel
12 1 (0.75%) Cisco
12 1 (0.75%) webMethods
12 1 (0.75%) Symantec
12 1 (0.75%) Sophos
12 1 (0.75%) Brocade
12 1 (0.75%) Zend
12 1 (0.75%) 3PAR
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago