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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 36 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 44 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.40% 5.16% 12.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.39% 23.40% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 90
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
142 188 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 19.75% 22.07% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 135 174 183
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +12 22 £41,500 +45.61% 1
Rugby +1 6 £31,250 -3.84%
Leamington Spa +16 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £35,000 -
Gaydon - 1 £41,500 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 41 (57.75%) Degree
2 26 (36.62%) C++
3 25 (35.21%) UNIX
3 25 (35.21%) Windows
4 22 (30.99%) Mathematics
5 21 (29.58%) C
6 20 (28.17%) OpenMP
7 19 (26.76%) SAN
7 19 (26.76%) Java
8 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
9 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
10 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
10 16 (22.54%) Parallel Programming
10 16 (22.54%) CUDA
11 15 (21.13%) PHP
11 15 (21.13%) Web Services
11 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (19.72%) Selenium
12 14 (19.72%) SOAP
12 14 (19.72%) VMware
13 13 (18.31%) Python
13 13 (18.31%) Ruby
13 13 (18.31%) Cucumber
14 12 (16.90%) JBehave
14 12 (16.90%) Hudson
14 12 (16.90%) REST
14 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
14 12 (16.90%) OpenCL
14 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
14 12 (16.90%) Maven

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) nginx
3 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) SAN
2 7 (9.86%) NAS
3 5 (7.04%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 5 (7.04%) LAN
3 5 (7.04%) WAN
3 5 (7.04%) HTTP
3 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.63%) VoIP
5 3 (4.23%) FTP
6 1 (1.41%) WLAN
6 1 (1.41%) DHCP
6 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.41%) VPN
6 1 (1.41%) SSL
6 1 (1.41%) Wireless
6 1 (1.41%) IPsec
6 1 (1.41%) VLAN
6 1 (1.41%) Network Security
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
1 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.49%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Selenium
2 13 (18.31%) Cucumber
3 12 (16.90%) Hudson
3 12 (16.90%) JBehave
3 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.90%) Maven
4 11 (15.49%) Subversion
5 8 (11.27%) Mercurial
6 5 (7.04%) GDB
7 3 (4.23%) JIRA
7 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.41%) Flash Builder
9 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (7.04%) Automotive
2 3 (4.23%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Administrator
3 13 (18.31%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Support Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Applications Support
5 9 (12.68%) Applications Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Test Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (11.27%) C++ Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Agile Test Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Backup Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) C++ Applications Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) OpenMP
2 15 (21.13%) Web Services
3 14 (19.72%) SOAP
4 12 (16.90%) REST
4 12 (16.90%) OpenCL
5 10 (14.08%) Qt
6 8 (11.27%) X-Windows
7 5 (7.04%) HTML
7 5 (7.04%) CSS
8 4 (5.63%) XML
9 3 (4.23%) .NET
10 2 (2.82%) J2EE
10 2 (2.82%) Drools
10 2 (2.82%) RESTful
11 1 (1.41%) HTML5
11 1 (1.41%) Spring
11 1 (1.41%) Ajax
11 1 (1.41%) Grails
11 1 (1.41%) Adobe AIR
11 1 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Mathematics
2 17 (23.94%) Computer Science
3 16 (22.54%) CUDA
4 9 (12.68%) Open Source
5 7 (9.86%) Blog
6 5 (7.04%) CLARiiON
7 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.82%) Replication
9 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.41%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) UNIX
1 25 (35.21%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) AIX
3 8 (11.27%) Mac OS X
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.04%) CentOS
6 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.63%) Debian
8 3 (4.23%) HPUX
9 2 (2.82%) Solaris
9 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.82%) SUSE
10 1 (1.41%) Fedora
10 1 (1.41%) Android
10 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
1 16 (22.54%) Parallel Programming
2 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.90%) Multithreading
3 12 (16.90%) System Testing
4 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.68%) ITIL
5 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.23%) Time Management
8 3 (4.23%) Change Control
8 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.82%) TDD
9 2 (2.82%) Scrum
9 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) C++
2 21 (29.58%) C
3 19 (26.76%) Java
4 15 (21.13%) PHP
5 13 (18.31%) Python
5 13 (18.31%) Ruby
6 11 (15.49%) Fortran
7 8 (11.27%) SQL
8 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.04%) C#
10 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) Perl
11 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.41%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (57.75%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (11.27%) MCSE
4 6 (8.45%) MCSA
5 5 (7.04%) CCNA
5 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.04%) MCITP
6 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.63%) MCP
7 3 (4.23%) PhD
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.41%) CEH
9 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.41%) CCNP
9 1 (1.41%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Cygwin
2 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.41%) Docker
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.23%) HP SIM
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
2 3 (4.23%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.41%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle
4 7 (9.86%) HP
5 6 (8.45%) Dell
5 6 (8.45%) EMC
5 6 (8.45%) JBoss
5 6 (8.45%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) IBM
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) Symantec
7 4 (5.63%) SAP
8 2 (2.82%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.82%) Veeam
8 2 (2.82%) Acronis
8 2 (2.82%) NetApp
9 1 (1.41%) Veritas
9 1 (1.41%) Adobe
9 1 (1.41%) Twitter
9 1 (1.41%) Hitachi
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Sega Europe
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,500 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago