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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 66 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 9.66% 5.66% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.60% 23.53% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 53
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
171 221 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.04% 24.05% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 156 203 155
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 29 £44,000 +26.61% 1
Leamington Spa +23 14 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Nuneaton -5 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Rugby -3 3 £40,000 +75.82%
Stratford-upon-Avon +7 2 £36,750 +22.50%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 42 (36.84%) UNIX
2 34 (29.82%) PHP
3 33 (28.95%) Java
4 30 (26.32%) MySQL
5 27 (23.68%) Windows
6 26 (22.81%) Degree
7 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
7 21 (18.42%) C++
7 21 (18.42%) Python
8 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.54%) HTML
8 20 (17.54%) CSS
8 20 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 19 (16.67%) IBM
10 18 (15.79%) VMware
11 17 (14.91%) Clustering
11 17 (14.91%) SUSE
12 16 (14.04%) Apache
12 16 (14.04%) Oracle
13 15 (13.16%) Web Services
13 15 (13.16%) OO
14 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
14 14 (12.28%) C
14 14 (12.28%) SAN
15 13 (11.40%) SQL
16 12 (10.53%) MS Exchange
16 12 (10.53%) VMware ESX
16 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (14.04%) Apache
2 12 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.51%) nginx
4 3 (2.63%) CMS
4 3 (2.63%) WordPress
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) SAN
2 10 (8.77%) HTTP
3 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.26%) Firewall
4 6 (5.26%) VoIP
5 5 (4.39%) Broadband
6 4 (3.51%) LDAP
7 3 (2.63%) NAS
8 2 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.88%) Wireless
9 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.32%) MySQL
2 20 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.39%) Couchbase
5 5 (4.39%) DB2
5 5 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Selenium
2 9 (7.89%) JIRA
3 8 (7.02%) Cucumber
3 8 (7.02%) Hudson
4 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.14%) JBehave
4 7 (6.14%) Maven
5 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.63%) Subversion
6 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (4.39%) Games
2 4 (3.51%) Legal
3 3 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Automotive
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Billing
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (28.95%) Administrator
2 31 (27.19%) Systems Administrator
3 28 (24.56%) Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Applications Support
6 9 (7.89%) UNIX Administrator
6 9 (7.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 9 (7.89%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.02%) PHP Developer
7 8 (7.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (6.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Test Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) HTML
1 20 (17.54%) CSS
2 15 (13.16%) Web Services
3 11 (9.65%) jQuery
4 9 (7.89%) SOAP
5 8 (7.02%) REST
6 6 (5.26%) OpenCL
6 6 (5.26%) OpenMP
6 6 (5.26%) XML
7 4 (3.51%) .NET
8 3 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.75%) Flask
9 2 (1.75%) CSS3
9 2 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (1.75%) Django
9 2 (1.75%) Drools
9 2 (1.75%) Qt
9 2 (1.75%) RESTful
9 2 (1.75%) HTML5
9 2 (1.75%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Clustering
2 7 (6.14%) Mathematics
2 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile Games
3 5 (4.39%) CCTV
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (1.75%) CUDA
4 2 (1.75%) Replication
4 2 (1.75%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.75%) Life Science
4 2 (1.75%) Blog
5 1 (0.88%) Open Source
5 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.88%) Social Media
5 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.84%) UNIX
2 27 (23.68%) Windows
3 17 (14.91%) SUSE
4 11 (9.65%) AIX
5 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.89%) Solaris
7 5 (4.39%) VMS
7 5 (4.39%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.51%) CentOS
8 4 (3.51%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.63%) Android
9 3 (2.63%) Debian
10 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
2 15 (13.16%) OO
3 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.89%) MVC
4 9 (7.89%) Unit Testing
4 9 (7.89%) System Testing
4 9 (7.89%) OO PHP
5 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.26%) ITIL
6 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.26%) Parallel Programming
7 5 (4.39%) Logistics
8 4 (3.51%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.51%) Regression Testing
8 4 (3.51%) TDD
8 4 (3.51%) Scrum
8 4 (3.51%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.63%) Project Management
9 3 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) PHP
2 33 (28.95%) Java
3 21 (18.42%) C++
3 21 (18.42%) Python
4 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 14 (12.28%) C
6 13 (11.40%) SQL
7 12 (10.53%) Ruby
8 10 (8.77%) PHP5
8 10 (8.77%) C#
9 8 (7.02%) PHP4
9 8 (7.02%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.26%) Fortran
11 5 (4.39%) Embedded C
11 5 (4.39%) Embedded C++
11 5 (4.39%) Scala
12 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.88%) Perl
13 1 (0.88%) Delphi
13 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (22.81%) Degree
2 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.02%) MCSE
3 8 (7.02%) MCSA
4 6 (5.26%) CCNA
4 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) MCITP
6 3 (2.63%) PhD
7 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 11 (9.65%) PowerHA
3 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Puppet
2 3 (2.63%) logstash
2 3 (2.63%) Nagios
2 3 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.67%) IBM
2 19 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 18 (15.79%) VMware
4 16 (14.04%) Oracle
5 10 (8.77%) JBoss
6 8 (7.02%) Veritas
7 4 (3.51%) Twitter
7 4 (3.51%) Acronis
7 4 (3.51%) SAP
7 4 (3.51%) Dell
7 4 (3.51%) WatchGuard
8 2 (1.75%) Symantec
8 2 (1.75%) HP
8 2 (1.75%) NetApp
8 2 (1.75%) EMC
8 2 (1.75%) Veeam
8 2 (1.75%) Freescale
9 1 (0.88%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.88%) ArcSight
Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago