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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 41 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 76 46 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.41% 4.97% 11.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.58% 21.10% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 71 46 71
Average salary £32,397 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.98% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £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
197 218 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 26.99% 23.54% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 180 202 170
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 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 19 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 +18 35 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Leamington Spa +24 15 £27,500 +3.77%
Nuneaton -6 5 £27,500 -8.33%
Stratford-upon-Avon +4 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Rugby 0 1 £40,000 +75.82%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 51 (41.13%) UNIX
2 35 (28.23%) PHP
3 33 (26.61%) MySQL
3 33 (26.61%) Windows
4 29 (23.39%) Java
5 25 (20.16%) IBM
6 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 24 (19.35%) Degree
7 23 (18.55%) HTML
7 23 (18.55%) CSS
7 23 (18.55%) Red Hat
7 23 (18.55%) Clustering
8 20 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 19 (15.32%) Apache
9 19 (15.32%) SUSE
10 18 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (14.52%) VMware
10 18 (14.52%) Python
10 18 (14.52%) OO
10 18 (14.52%) SQL
11 17 (13.71%) C++
11 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
11 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (12.90%) AIX
12 16 (12.90%) PowerHA
13 15 (12.10%) jQuery
14 14 (11.29%) PHP5
14 14 (11.29%) Oracle
14 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
14 14 (11.29%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 19 (15.32%) Apache
2 12 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.23%) CMS
3 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.23%) nginx
4 3 (2.42%) WordPress
4 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) 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 14 (11.29%) SAN
2 11 (8.87%) HTTP
3 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.84%) LDAP
4 6 (4.84%) VoIP
4 6 (4.84%) Firewall
5 5 (4.03%) Broadband
6 3 (2.42%) NAS
7 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.61%) MySQL
2 18 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.84%) DB2
6 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.03%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) JIRA
2 5 (4.03%) Selenium
3 3 (2.42%) Hudson
3 3 (2.42%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.61%) JBehave
4 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.61%) Subversion
4 2 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (4.03%) Games
2 4 (3.23%) Legal
3 3 (2.42%) Finance
4 2 (1.61%) Automotive
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (33.06%) Administrator
2 39 (31.45%) Systems Administrator
3 30 (24.19%) Developer
4 18 (14.52%) Analyst
5 12 (9.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 12 (9.68%) UNIX Administrator
5 12 (9.68%) PHP Developer
6 11 (8.87%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (8.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.45%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.65%) AIX Administrator
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Security Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (4.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) HTML
1 23 (18.55%) CSS
2 15 (12.10%) jQuery
3 9 (7.26%) Web Services
4 5 (4.03%) XML
5 3 (2.42%) .NET
5 3 (2.42%) SOAP
5 3 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.42%) OpenMP
5 3 (2.42%) REST
5 3 (2.42%) OpenCL
6 2 (1.61%) Flask
6 2 (1.61%) Django
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%) LAMP
7 1 (0.81%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.55%) Clustering
2 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.03%) CCTV
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile Games
4 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.61%) Life Science
5 2 (1.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.61%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.81%) Open Source
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.13%) UNIX
2 33 (26.61%) Windows
3 19 (15.32%) SUSE
4 16 (12.90%) AIX
5 13 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.06%) Solaris
7 5 (4.03%) VMS
7 5 (4.03%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (4.03%) CentOS
8 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.42%) Android
9 3 (2.42%) Debian
10 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.52%) OO
2 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
3 13 (10.48%) MVC
4 12 (9.68%) OO PHP
5 9 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.65%) ITIL
7 6 (4.84%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.03%) Logistics
8 5 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.03%) Network Architecture
8 5 (4.03%) Cyber Security
9 4 (3.23%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (3.23%) Project Management
9 4 (3.23%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.42%) TDD
10 3 (2.42%) Regression Testing
10 3 (2.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (28.23%) PHP
2 29 (23.39%) Java
3 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.52%) SQL
4 18 (14.52%) Python
5 17 (13.71%) C++
6 14 (11.29%) PHP5
7 11 (8.87%) PHP4
7 11 (8.87%) C
7 11 (8.87%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.26%) C#
9 6 (4.84%) Ruby
10 5 (4.03%) Scala
10 5 (4.03%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.03%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.42%) Fortran
12 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.81%) XAML
12 1 (0.81%) Delphi
12 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) Degree
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.45%) MCSE
4 8 (6.45%) MCSA
5 6 (4.84%) CCNA
5 6 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.23%) MCITP
7 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.61%) PhD
8 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) PowerHA
2 14 (11.29%) VMware ESX
3 11 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.81%) Docker
7 1 (0.81%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) Nagios
2 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.42%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) logstash
3 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) IBM
2 23 (18.55%) Red Hat
3 20 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 18 (14.52%) VMware
5 14 (11.29%) Oracle
6 9 (7.26%) Veritas
7 8 (6.45%) JBoss
8 4 (3.23%) WatchGuard
8 4 (3.23%) SAP
8 4 (3.23%) Dell
8 4 (3.23%) Twitter
8 4 (3.23%) Acronis
9 3 (2.42%) EMC
10 2 (1.61%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.61%) NetApp
10 2 (1.61%) HP
10 2 (1.61%) Symantec
10 2 (1.61%) Veeam
10 2 (1.61%) Freescale
11 1 (0.81%) SaltStack
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