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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 39 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 67 46 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.11% 5.26% 13.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.83% 23.47% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 63 46 86
Average salary £31,000 £30,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% -20.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £48,000
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
187 196 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.64% 22.40% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 185 168
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +9 29 £44,000 +24.82% 1
Leamington Spa +18 18 £27,500 -23.07% 1
Nuneaton -8 5 £27,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -1 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 59 (47.58%) UNIX
2 43 (34.68%) PHP
3 40 (32.26%) MySQL
4 34 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 34 (27.42%) Windows
5 32 (25.81%) CSS
5 32 (25.81%) HTML
6 29 (23.39%) IBM
7 28 (22.58%) Clustering
8 27 (21.77%) Java
9 24 (19.35%) OO
9 24 (19.35%) Red Hat
10 23 (18.55%) Apache
11 22 (17.74%) jQuery
12 21 (16.94%) PHP5
12 21 (16.94%) MVC
13 20 (16.13%) AIX
14 19 (15.32%) SUSE
14 19 (15.32%) PowerHA
15 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
15 18 (14.52%) OO PHP
16 17 (13.71%) PHP4
17 16 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (12.90%) Degree
17 16 (12.90%) Python
17 16 (12.90%) Oracle
17 16 (12.90%) VMware ESX
18 15 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
19 14 (11.29%) SQL Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 23 (18.55%) Apache
2 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.65%) CMS
3 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.03%) WordPress
3 5 (4.03%) JBoss
4 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) HTTP
2 7 (5.65%) LDAP
3 5 (4.03%) Broadband
3 5 (4.03%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (1.61%) Intranet
5 2 (1.61%) Firewall
5 2 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (0.81%) DHCP
6 1 (0.81%) Wireless
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.81%) NAS
6 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.26%) MySQL
2 15 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.84%) DB2
6 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.03%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) JIRA
2 6 (4.84%) Selenium
3 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.81%) Hudson
4 1 (0.81%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 5 (4.03%) Finance
1 5 (4.03%) Games
2 4 (3.23%) Automotive
2 4 (3.23%) Legal
2 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (29.03%) Systems Administrator
1 36 (29.03%) Administrator
2 34 (27.42%) Developer
3 19 (15.32%) PHP Developer
4 17 (13.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 16 (12.90%) Analyst
6 14 (11.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.29%) UNIX Administrator
7 11 (8.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (8.87%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) AIX Administrator
9 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Security Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.81%) HTML
1 32 (25.81%) CSS
2 22 (17.74%) jQuery
3 8 (6.45%) Web Services
4 4 (3.23%) XML
5 3 (2.42%) Middleware
5 3 (2.42%) LAMP
5 3 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.61%) WPF
6 2 (1.61%) Django
6 2 (1.61%) .NET
6 2 (1.61%) CSS3
6 2 (1.61%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.61%) HTML5
6 2 (1.61%) SciPy
6 2 (1.61%) NumPy
6 2 (1.61%) Flask
7 1 (0.81%) DHTML
7 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Clustering
2 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.03%) CCTV
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile Games
4 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.61%) Life Science
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.81%) Open Source
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (47.58%) UNIX
2 34 (27.42%) Windows
3 20 (16.13%) AIX
4 19 (15.32%) SUSE
5 16 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.26%) Solaris
7 6 (4.84%) Android
7 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.03%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (4.03%) VMS
9 2 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) OO
2 21 (16.94%) MVC
3 18 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.52%) OO PHP
4 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
5 8 (6.45%) Logistics
6 7 (5.65%) ITIL
7 6 (4.84%) Project Management
7 6 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.03%) Regression Testing
8 5 (4.03%) Network Architecture
8 5 (4.03%) Cyber Security
9 4 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.42%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.42%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.42%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.42%) Time Management
10 3 (2.42%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.68%) PHP
2 34 (27.42%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.77%) Java
4 21 (16.94%) PHP5
5 17 (13.71%) PHP4
6 16 (12.90%) Python
7 14 (11.29%) SQL
8 12 (9.68%) C++
8 12 (9.68%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.65%) C
9 7 (5.65%) C#
10 5 (4.03%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.03%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.03%) Scala
11 4 (3.23%) Ruby
12 1 (0.81%) Perl
12 1 (0.81%) XAML
12 1 (0.81%) Delphi
12 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.81%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Degree
2 10 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) CCNA
3 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.61%) MCSE
4 2 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) PowerHA
2 16 (12.90%) VMware ESX
3 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.42%) RHEV
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (7.26%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) SCCM
3 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) logstash
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) IBM
2 24 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.90%) Oracle
5 12 (9.68%) VMware
6 9 (7.26%) Veritas
7 4 (3.23%) Twitter
7 4 (3.23%) EMC
8 3 (2.42%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.61%) Dell
9 2 (1.61%) Google
9 2 (1.61%) Zend
9 2 (1.61%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.61%) Acronis
9 2 (1.61%) Freescale
10 1 (0.81%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.81%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.81%) Symantec
10 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
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