The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 47.95% 5.00% 17.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 97.22% 17.65% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 13
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Windsor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Windsor 49.32% 28.33% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 29
Median salary £54,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

Linux
Salary Trend in Windsor

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

Linux Salary Trend in Windsor

Linux
Salary Histogram in Windsor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Windsor region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Windsor

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Windsor region with a requirement for Linux.

1 35 (71.43%) VMware
2 28 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 26 (53.06%) CentOS
4 22 (44.90%) vSphere
5 20 (40.82%) Windows
5 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (38.78%) Virtual Environments
7 18 (36.73%) Data Centre
7 18 (36.73%) Cisco
8 17 (34.69%) Firmware
9 16 (32.65%) Network Security
10 15 (30.61%) Ubuntu
10 15 (30.61%) Python
11 13 (26.53%) ITIL
11 13 (26.53%) EMC
11 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (26.53%) EMC VNX
12 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
12 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (22.45%) CCNP
13 11 (22.45%) CCNA
14 10 (20.41%) Service Management
14 10 (20.41%) Finance
14 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
14 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
14 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
14 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
15 9 (18.37%) Degree

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor 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 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Network Security
2 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (18.37%) DHCP
3 9 (18.37%) DNS
3 9 (18.37%) Firewall
3 9 (18.37%) MPLS
4 7 (14.29%) LDAP
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.08%) HTTP
6 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.08%) SAN
6 2 (4.08%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (48.98%) IT Engineer
3 22 (44.90%) Analyst
3 22 (44.90%) IT Analyst
4 16 (32.65%) Server Engineer
4 16 (32.65%) Server Support
4 16 (32.65%) Support Engineer
4 16 (32.65%) Systems Support
4 16 (32.65%) Systems Support Engineer
5 15 (30.61%) IT Support
5 15 (30.61%) IT Support Analyst
5 15 (30.61%) IT Support Engineer
5 15 (30.61%) Server Analyst
5 15 (30.61%) Server Support Analyst
5 15 (30.61%) Systems Analyst
5 15 (30.61%) Systems Support Analyst
6 11 (22.45%) Administrator
6 11 (22.45%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (22.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 10 (20.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) XML
1 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.53%) EMC VNX
3 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
4 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
5 7 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) CentOS
2 20 (40.82%) Windows
3 15 (30.61%) Ubuntu
4 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Virtual Environments
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) Service Management
4 9 (18.37%) Information Security
4 9 (18.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Management
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
8 1 (2.04%) Analytics
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Python
2 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
3 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.20%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) CCNA
1 11 (22.45%) CCNP
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (18.37%) CEH
2 9 (18.37%) CISA
2 9 (18.37%) CISSP
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) GSEC
3 3 (6.12%) RHCE
4 2 (4.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) vSphere
2 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (34.69%) Firmware
4 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Nessus
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
1 9 (18.37%) SCCM
2 7 (14.29%) Nagios
2 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.08%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) VMware
2 28 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 18 (36.73%) Cisco
4 13 (26.53%) EMC
5 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards