The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 16 15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 8.77% 10.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 28.57% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 10
Median salary - £23,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -34.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 10.26% 30.70% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 25
Median salary £31,500 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £35,000 £37,850
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wolverhampton
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago