The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
England / West Midlands
Rank 187 231 204
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 16 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.089% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 10
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,325 £42,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4610 5594 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.34% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4640 4223
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Linux Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Linux Support
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 6 £25,000 -
Birmingham +14 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Worcestershire - 4 £33,250 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Linux Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) LAMP
3 8 (44.44%) Apache
4 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
4 7 (38.89%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) PHP
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 4 (22.22%) Unix
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) JBoss
6 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) GlassFish
7 3 (16.67%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) nginx
7 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (16.67%) HornetQ
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Ansible
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Data Centre

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 3 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Apcera
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) LAMP
2 5 (27.78%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (16.67%) HornetQ
4 1 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) HPUX
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (16.67%) Data Management
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
1 7 (38.89%) PHP
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Jython
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Intel
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + remote working
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