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 23 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 41 18
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 53 43 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.37% 5.08% 10.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.55% 23.50% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 67
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 183 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.64% 21.63% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 119 165 181
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 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +14 14 £44,000 +23.94% 2
Leamington Spa +25 12 £27,500 +3.77% 2
Rugby +11 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £35,000 - 2
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 23 July 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 34 (34.34%) Degree
2 30 (30.30%) Java
3 29 (29.29%) Windows
4 27 (27.27%) UNIX
5 26 (26.26%) PHP
6 23 (23.23%) Python
7 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 21 (21.21%) C++
8 21 (21.21%) MySQL
9 20 (20.20%) Web Services
10 18 (18.18%) SAN
10 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (17.17%) Ruby
11 17 (17.17%) Selenium
11 17 (17.17%) VMware
12 16 (16.16%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (16.16%) CSS
12 16 (16.16%) HTML
12 16 (16.16%) JavaScript
13 15 (15.15%) IBM
13 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
14 14 (14.14%) MS Exchange
14 14 (14.14%) C
14 14 (14.14%) Oracle
14 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
14 14 (14.14%) SOAP
15 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
15 13 (13.13%) System Testing
15 13 (13.13%) Cucumber

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (14.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.10%) Apache
3 5 (5.05%) nginx
4 4 (4.04%) WordPress
4 4 (4.04%) CMS
5 3 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) SAN
2 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.06%) Firewall
3 6 (6.06%) VoIP
3 6 (6.06%) HTTP
4 5 (5.05%) Broadband
5 4 (4.04%) LAN
5 4 (4.04%) WAN
5 4 (4.04%) NAS
6 3 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.03%) FTP
7 1 (1.01%) DHCP
7 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.01%) Wireless
7 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.21%) MySQL
2 16 (16.16%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.05%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.02%) DB2
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Selenium
2 13 (13.13%) Cucumber
3 12 (12.12%) Hudson
3 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.12%) JBehave
3 12 (12.12%) Maven
4 8 (8.08%) JIRA
5 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.03%) Subversion
6 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (8.08%) Games
2 4 (4.04%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Finance
4 2 (2.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Administrator
2 23 (23.23%) Developer
3 20 (20.20%) Analyst
3 20 (20.20%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (15.15%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.20%) Web Services
2 16 (16.16%) HTML
2 16 (16.16%) CSS
3 14 (14.14%) SOAP
4 12 (12.12%) REST
5 6 (6.06%) OpenCL
5 6 (6.06%) jQuery
5 6 (6.06%) OpenMP
5 6 (6.06%) XML
6 4 (4.04%) .NET
7 3 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.02%) J2EE
8 2 (2.02%) Drools
8 2 (2.02%) Qt
8 2 (2.02%) RESTful
8 2 (2.02%) HTML5
8 2 (2.02%) SciPy
8 2 (2.02%) NumPy
8 2 (2.02%) Flask
8 2 (2.02%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 9 (9.09%) Clustering
3 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.05%) CCTV
4 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.05%) Mobile Games
5 3 (3.03%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.02%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.02%) Replication
6 2 (2.02%) CUDA
6 2 (2.02%) Life Science
6 2 (2.02%) Blog
7 1 (1.01%) Open Source
7 1 (1.01%) Social Media
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 27 (27.27%) UNIX
3 10 (10.10%) SUSE
4 8 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.06%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.06%) CentOS
6 6 (6.06%) AIX
7 5 (5.05%) Solaris
7 5 (5.05%) Debian
7 5 (5.05%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (4.04%) Android
8 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.03%) VMS
10 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.02%) HPUX
11 1 (1.01%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 18 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
3 13 (13.13%) System Testing
4 10 (10.10%) OO
5 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.07%) ITIL
7 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.06%) Parallel Programming
8 5 (5.05%) DevOps
8 5 (5.05%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.05%) Time Management
9 4 (4.04%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.04%) MVC
9 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.04%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (4.04%) TDD
9 4 (4.04%) Scrum
9 4 (4.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.30%) Java
2 26 (26.26%) PHP
3 23 (23.23%) Python
4 21 (21.21%) C++
5 17 (17.17%) Ruby
6 16 (16.16%) JavaScript
7 14 (14.14%) C
8 12 (12.12%) SQL
9 10 (10.10%) C#
10 6 (6.06%) Fortran
11 5 (5.05%) Embedded C
11 5 (5.05%) Embedded C++
11 5 (5.05%) PHP5
11 5 (5.05%) Scala
12 3 (3.03%) PHP4
13 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.01%) Perl
14 1 (1.01%) Delphi
14 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (34.34%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.09%) MCSE
4 8 (8.08%) MCSA
5 6 (6.06%) CCNA
5 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.05%) MCITP
7 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.03%) PhD
7 3 (3.03%) MCP
8 1 (1.01%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.01%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 6 (6.06%) PowerHA
4 4 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.01%) Docker
6 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
2 4 (4.04%) logstash
2 4 (4.04%) Nagios
2 4 (4.04%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.03%) SCCM
3 3 (3.03%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.01%) Kibana
4 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.17%) VMware
3 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 15 (15.15%) IBM
4 14 (14.14%) Oracle
5 8 (8.08%) Dell
6 7 (7.07%) JBoss
7 6 (6.06%) HP
8 5 (5.05%) Cisco
8 5 (5.05%) Twitter
9 4 (4.04%) WatchGuard
9 4 (4.04%) Acronis
9 4 (4.04%) SAP
9 4 (4.04%) EMC
9 4 (4.04%) Veritas
10 3 (3.03%) Symantec
11 2 (2.02%) NetApp
11 2 (2.02%) Freescale
11 2 (2.02%) Veeam
12 1 (1.01%) ArcSight
Warwick, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum £50K Basic + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Adaptavist.com Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent International
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago