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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 70 47 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.87% 5.30% 14.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.04% 23.27% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 87
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,000 £46,200
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
189 202 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 23.95% 22.77% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 173 188 169
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £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 21 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 21 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 +13 32 £44,000 +27.53% 3
Leamington Spa +21 19 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Nuneaton -9 4 £27,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -7 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 58 (46.77%) UNIX
2 42 (33.87%) PHP
3 39 (31.45%) MySQL
4 33 (26.61%) Windows
5 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 31 (25.00%) HTML
6 31 (25.00%) CSS
7 29 (23.39%) IBM
8 28 (22.58%) Clustering
9 27 (21.77%) Java
10 24 (19.35%) Red Hat
11 23 (18.55%) OO
12 22 (17.74%) Apache
13 21 (16.94%) jQuery
14 20 (16.13%) PHP5
14 20 (16.13%) AIX
14 20 (16.13%) MVC
15 19 (15.32%) SUSE
15 19 (15.32%) PowerHA
16 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
17 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (13.71%) Degree
17 17 (13.71%) OO PHP
18 16 (12.90%) PHP4
18 16 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (12.90%) Python
18 16 (12.90%) Oracle
18 16 (12.90%) VMware ESX
19 15 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
20 14 (11.29%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 22 (17.74%) Apache
2 7 (5.65%) CMS
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.03%) JBoss
4 5 (4.03%) WordPress
5 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.61%) nginx
7 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) HTTP
2 7 (5.65%) LDAP
3 6 (4.84%) SAN
3 6 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.03%) Broadband
5 3 (2.42%) NAS
6 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.61%) Firewall
6 2 (1.61%) Intranet
6 2 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (0.81%) DNS
7 1 (0.81%) DHCP
7 1 (0.81%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.45%) MySQL
2 15 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (10.48%) 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 5 (4.03%) Selenium
3 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 5 (4.03%) Games
1 5 (4.03%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Automotive
2 4 (3.23%) Legal
2 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Electronics
3 1 (0.81%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Publishing
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (30.65%) Administrator
2 37 (29.84%) Systems Administrator
3 33 (26.61%) Developer
4 18 (14.52%) PHP Developer
5 16 (12.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 15 (12.10%) Analyst
7 14 (11.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 14 (11.29%) UNIX Administrator
8 11 (8.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (8.87%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (6.45%) AIX Administrator
10 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
11 6 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) Security Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) HTML
1 31 (25.00%) CSS
2 21 (16.94%) 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%) Flask
6 2 (1.61%) WPF
6 2 (1.61%) Django
6 2 (1.61%) HTML5
6 2 (1.61%) SciPy
6 2 (1.61%) NumPy
6 2 (1.61%) CSS3
6 2 (1.61%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (0.81%) XSL
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Clustering
2 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile Games
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.03%) CCTV
4 3 (2.42%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.61%) Life Science
5 2 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Open Source
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (46.77%) UNIX
2 33 (26.61%) Windows
3 20 (16.13%) AIX
4 19 (15.32%) SUSE
5 16 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.06%) Solaris
7 5 (4.03%) VMS
7 5 (4.03%) Android
7 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.03%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.42%) CentOS
9 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.81%) HPUX
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) OO
2 20 (16.13%) MVC
3 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.71%) OO PHP
4 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.26%) ITIL
6 7 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.65%) Logistics
7 6 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (4.84%) Project Management
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%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.42%) Time Management
10 3 (2.42%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.42%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.42%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (1.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) PHP
2 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 27 (21.77%) Java
4 20 (16.13%) PHP5
5 16 (12.90%) PHP4
5 16 (12.90%) Python
6 14 (11.29%) SQL
7 12 (9.68%) C++
7 12 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.65%) C
8 7 (5.65%) C#
9 5 (4.03%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.03%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.03%) Scala
10 4 (3.23%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.81%) ABAP
11 1 (0.81%) Delphi
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Degree
2 10 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.42%) CCNA
4 2 (1.61%) MCSE
4 2 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) EMC Certification
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (15.32%) PowerHA
2 16 (12.90%) VMware ESX
3 10 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.42%) RHEV
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
3 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) IBM
2 24 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 18 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.90%) Oracle
5 13 (10.48%) VMware
6 9 (7.26%) Veritas
7 5 (4.03%) EMC
8 4 (3.23%) Twitter
9 3 (2.42%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.61%) Zend
10 2 (1.61%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.61%) Acronis
10 2 (1.61%) Freescale
10 2 (1.61%) Symantec
10 2 (1.61%) Dell
11 1 (0.81%) SAP
11 1 (0.81%) HP
11 1 (0.81%) Adobe
11 1 (0.81%) NetApp
11 1 (0.81%) Citrix
Royal Leamington Spa
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwickshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: TBC
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago