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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 89 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.15% 6.48% 5.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.28% 33.33% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 42 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
201 138 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.19% 19.44% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 190 131 167
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 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 April 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
Warwick +7 37 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Leamington Spa +1 13 £24,000 -26.15%
Alcester - 6 £29,000 -
Nuneaton - 2 £45,000 -
Rugby +2 1 - -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 48 (37.80%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.01%) Windows
3 44 (34.65%) PHP
3 44 (34.65%) MySQL
4 41 (32.28%) Apache
5 40 (31.50%) HTML
6 37 (29.13%) UNIX
7 35 (27.56%) CSS
8 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (21.26%) Java
10 26 (20.47%) Oracle
11 22 (17.32%) jQuery
12 21 (16.54%) SQL Server
13 20 (15.75%) Tomcat
13 20 (15.75%) Red Hat
13 20 (15.75%) MVC
13 20 (15.75%) DevOps
14 18 (14.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (14.17%) SQL
15 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
16 16 (12.60%) Android
16 16 (12.60%) Selenium
16 16 (12.60%) OO
16 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
16 16 (12.60%) VMware
16 16 (12.60%) OO PHP
16 16 (12.60%) Jenkins
17 15 (11.81%) Puppet
18 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
18 14 (11.02%) Ubuntu

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 41 (32.28%) Apache
2 20 (15.75%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.02%) JBoss
4 10 (7.87%) GlassFish
5 7 (5.51%) IIS
6 6 (4.72%) Node.js
7 4 (3.15%) CMS
8 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.36%) WordPress
8 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (3.15%) CloudFront
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) HTTP
2 9 (7.09%) LDAP
3 6 (4.72%) DNS
4 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.94%) LAN
4 5 (3.94%) WAN
5 3 (2.36%) WLAN
5 3 (2.36%) SAN
6 2 (1.57%) DHCP
7 1 (0.79%) FTP
7 1 (0.79%) SSL
7 1 (0.79%) Firewall
7 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.65%) MySQL
2 21 (16.54%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.72%) Redis
5 3 (2.36%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (12.60%) Selenium
1 16 (12.60%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.45%) JMeter
3 12 (9.45%) WebDriver
3 12 (9.45%) GoogleTest
4 11 (8.66%) JIRA
5 8 (6.30%) Hudson
6 6 (4.72%) Subversion
6 6 (4.72%) Maven
6 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.15%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.57%) JBehave
8 2 (1.57%) Behat
9 1 (0.79%) Liquibase
General
1 11 (8.66%) Manufacturing
2 9 (7.09%) Billing
3 4 (3.15%) Games
4 3 (2.36%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.79%) Finance
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (33.86%) Developer
2 25 (19.69%) PHP Developer
3 19 (14.96%) Tester
3 19 (14.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 13 (10.24%) Software Tester
5 12 (9.45%) Architect
6 11 (8.66%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Software Tester
7 9 (7.09%) Automation Tester
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Automation Tester
7 9 (7.09%) C++ Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Tester
8 8 (6.30%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) Web Developer
8 8 (6.30%) Web Tester
8 8 (6.30%) Linux Specialist
8 8 (6.30%) AIX Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.72%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.50%) HTML
2 35 (27.56%) CSS
3 22 (17.32%) jQuery
4 11 (8.66%) HTML5
5 10 (7.87%) REST
6 9 (7.09%) LAMP
7 7 (5.51%) .NET
8 6 (4.72%) J2EE
8 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.72%) Ajax
8 6 (4.72%) .NET Framework
8 6 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (4.72%) Sass
8 6 (4.72%) LESS
8 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.72%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.15%) Memcached
10 3 (2.36%) Qt
10 3 (2.36%) Web Services
11 2 (1.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.94%) Open Source
2 3 (2.36%) User Experience
2 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.57%) NHS
3 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.57%) CUDA
4 1 (0.79%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.01%) Windows
2 37 (29.13%) UNIX
3 18 (14.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
5 16 (12.60%) Android
6 14 (11.02%) Ubuntu
7 10 (7.87%) AIX
8 7 (5.51%) HPUX
9 4 (3.15%) Mac OS
9 4 (3.15%) CentOS
10 2 (1.57%) zOS
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.79%) SUSE
11 1 (0.79%) Solaris
11 1 (0.79%) OS/400
11 1 (0.79%) OS/390
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.75%) MVC
2 20 (15.75%) DevOps
3 16 (12.60%) OO PHP
3 16 (12.60%) OO
4 12 (9.45%) Automation Testing
5 10 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (5.51%) Web Development
7 6 (4.72%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (4.72%) ITIL
7 6 (4.72%) TDD
7 6 (4.72%) Pair Programming
8 5 (3.94%) Analytics
8 5 (3.94%) Change Control
8 5 (3.94%) Software Delivery
9 4 (3.15%) Manual Testing
10 3 (2.36%) Load Testing
10 3 (2.36%) Multithreading
10 3 (2.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.80%) JavaScript
2 44 (34.65%) PHP
3 27 (21.26%) Java
4 18 (14.17%) SQL
5 13 (10.24%) Groovy
6 12 (9.45%) C
7 10 (7.87%) C#
8 9 (7.09%) C++
8 9 (7.09%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.51%) PHP5
9 7 (5.51%) PHP4
10 5 (3.94%) Ruby
11 4 (3.15%) Perl
12 3 (2.36%) Python
13 1 (0.79%) VBScript
13 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.57%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.57%) RHCE
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.79%) MCITP
4 1 (0.79%) MCSE
4 1 (0.79%) MCSA
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCA
4 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) Docker
2 10 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (4.72%) vCloud
4 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.15%) Varnish
5 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.79%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) Puppet
2 4 (3.15%) SELinux
3 3 (2.36%) Nagios
4 2 (1.57%) Ansible
5 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.79%) WSUS
5 1 (0.79%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.79%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (20.47%) Oracle
2 20 (15.75%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.60%) VMware
3 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.45%) Google
5 10 (7.87%) IBM
6 9 (7.09%) HP
7 8 (6.30%) Citrix
8 6 (4.72%) Veritas
8 6 (4.72%) New Relic
9 4 (3.15%) Splunk
9 4 (3.15%) Apple
10 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.36%) Brocade
10 3 (2.36%) NetApp
11 2 (1.57%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.79%) webMethods
12 1 (0.79%) Symantec
12 1 (0.79%) Sophos
12 1 (0.79%) Cisco
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