The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / West Bromwich
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 2.27% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region.

Operating Systems Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 2.27% 16.48% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 3
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £18,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +64.38%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Linux
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the West Bromwich region.

Linux Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Bromwich region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Maximo
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Applications
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow