The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 17 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.38% 10.87% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 32.26% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 7
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +88.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £37,250 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £110,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

Operating Systems Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.63% 33.70% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 22
Median salary £28,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Linux Salary Trend in Worcester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (31.25%) Zend
4 5 (31.25%) Zend Framework
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Subversion
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
5 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (18.75%) Backbone.js
6 3 (18.75%) Redis
6 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (18.75%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) Redis
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Xdebug
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (18.75%) OO PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) Zend Framework
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Backbone.js
4 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (18.75%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
5 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Laravel
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Debian
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Kanban
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Pay per click
5 3 (18.75%) SEO
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 2 (12.50%) SIEM
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) VB6
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PHP 5
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CREST Certified
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) GIAC
2 2 (12.50%) SANS
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Zend
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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