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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 42 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Permanent jobs citing Linux 60 38 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.11% 4.65% 14.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.71% 23.75% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 96
Average salary £31,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
178 160 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 21.09% 19.58% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 165 149 204
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 0 25 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Leamington Spa +19 19 £31,500 -13.10%
Nuneaton -4 4 £27,500 +6.79%
Stratford-upon-Avon +3 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 62 (49.21%) UNIX
2 47 (37.30%) PHP
3 43 (34.13%) MySQL
4 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
5 40 (31.75%) Windows
6 36 (28.57%) CSS
6 36 (28.57%) HTML
7 28 (22.22%) Clustering
8 27 (21.43%) IBM
9 26 (20.63%) OO
10 25 (19.84%) Java
10 25 (19.84%) Apache
10 25 (19.84%) MVC
10 25 (19.84%) jQuery
11 24 (19.05%) PHP5
11 24 (19.05%) Red Hat
12 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (16.67%) PHP4
13 21 (16.67%) OO PHP
14 20 (15.87%) AIX
15 19 (15.08%) PowerHA
16 17 (13.49%) SUSE
17 16 (12.70%) Oracle
17 16 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (12.70%) VMware ESX
18 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
19 14 (11.11%) Python
19 14 (11.11%) SQL
20 13 (10.32%) PostgreSQL
20 13 (10.32%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 25 (19.84%) Apache
2 8 (6.35%) CMS
3 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.76%) WordPress
4 5 (3.97%) JBoss
5 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.79%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) HTTP
2 7 (5.56%) LDAP
3 4 (3.17%) Broadband
3 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.59%) DNS
4 2 (1.59%) SAN
4 2 (1.59%) Intranet
4 2 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
5 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.13%) MySQL
2 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.32%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.76%) DB2
5 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.17%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.17%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) JIRA
1 10 (7.94%) Selenium
2 5 (3.97%) JMeter
2 5 (3.97%) WebDriver
2 5 (3.97%) GoogleTest
3 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.59%) Hudson
3 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) JBehave
4 1 (0.79%) Behat
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (3.17%) Legal
1 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
1 4 (3.17%) Finance
1 4 (3.17%) Games
2 3 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (0.79%) Billing
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Publishing
3 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (27.78%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Systems Administrator
2 34 (26.98%) Administrator
3 23 (18.25%) PHP Developer
4 21 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 17 (13.49%) Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
7 11 (8.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (8.73%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (6.35%) AIX Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) Security Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.76%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.76%) Network Support
11 5 (3.97%) Tester
12 4 (3.17%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.57%) HTML
1 36 (28.57%) CSS
2 25 (19.84%) jQuery
3 7 (5.56%) Web Services
4 4 (3.17%) XML
5 3 (2.38%) Middleware
5 3 (2.38%) LAMP
5 3 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.59%) WPF
6 2 (1.59%) .NET
7 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.79%) COM
7 1 (0.79%) XSL
7 1 (0.79%) Django
7 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.79%) WCF
7 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.79%) Ajax
7 1 (0.79%) Qt
7 1 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Clustering
2 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.17%) Mobile Games
3 4 (3.17%) CCTV
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.59%) Life Science
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Open Source
6 1 (0.79%) Social Media
6 1 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 62 (49.21%) UNIX
2 40 (31.75%) Windows
3 20 (15.87%) AIX
4 17 (13.49%) SUSE
5 16 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
6 11 (8.73%) Android
7 9 (7.14%) Solaris
8 5 (3.97%) VMS
9 4 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.79%) CentOS
10 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.63%) OO
2 25 (19.84%) MVC
3 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 10 (7.94%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.56%) Logistics
7 6 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.76%) Regression Testing
7 6 (4.76%) ITIL
7 6 (4.76%) Project Management
7 6 (4.76%) Cyber Security
7 6 (4.76%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.97%) Automation Testing
9 4 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.38%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.30%) PHP
2 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
3 25 (19.84%) Java
4 24 (19.05%) PHP5
5 21 (16.67%) PHP4
6 14 (11.11%) Python
6 14 (11.11%) SQL
7 12 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.94%) C++
9 6 (4.76%) C
9 6 (4.76%) C#
10 5 (3.97%) Groovy
11 4 (3.17%) Scala
11 4 (3.17%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.17%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.17%) Ruby
12 1 (0.79%) Perl
12 1 (0.79%) XAML
12 1 (0.79%) Delphi
12 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) CCNA
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (15.08%) PowerHA
2 16 (12.70%) VMware ESX
3 10 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.97%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.38%) RHEV
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) Puppet
2 3 (2.38%) SCCM
3 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) IBM
2 24 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.70%) Oracle
4 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 11 (8.73%) VMware
6 9 (7.14%) Veritas
7 6 (4.76%) Google
8 3 (2.38%) EMC
8 3 (2.38%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.38%) Twitter
9 2 (1.59%) Citrix
9 2 (1.59%) Zend
10 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.79%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.79%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.79%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.79%) Brocade
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe
10 1 (0.79%) HP
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago