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 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
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 13 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 12.50% 10.48% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.00% 27.08% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 9
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £102,500 £45,000
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 Worcester region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 17.86% 38.71% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 25
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 20 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (56.00%) MySQL
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) OO
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (40.00%) OOP
4 10 (40.00%) PHP
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
5 9 (36.00%) Zend
5 9 (36.00%) Zend Framework
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) Subversion
6 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (32.00%) PHPUnit
6 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (32.00%) Internet
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 8 (32.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (32.00%) OO PHP
7 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (28.00%) Xdebug
7 7 (28.00%) Debian
7 7 (28.00%) SEO
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) .NET

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 8 (32.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) MySQL
2 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (28.00%) Redis
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (32.00%) PHPUnit
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
2 7 (28.00%) Xdebug
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) GoCD
4 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (32.00%) MySQL Developer
3 8 (32.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (28.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (28.00%) HTML Developer
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (28.00%) OO PHP Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Support
5 3 (12.00%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Software Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) CSS
1 11 (44.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) jQuery
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
2 9 (36.00%) Zend Framework
3 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
3 7 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (28.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) LAMP
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.00%) CakePHP
6 1 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) Laravel
6 1 (4.00%) Qt
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Debian
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) OOP
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) OO PHP
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Kanban
4 7 (28.00%) Pay per click
4 7 (28.00%) SEO
5 4 (16.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) Data Management
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (8.00%) SIEM
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) VB
5 5 (20.00%) VB6
6 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (4.00%) Jython
8 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
8 1 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CCNP
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) GIAC
2 2 (8.00%) SANS
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (8.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Graphite
2 1 (4.00%) Kibana
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Zend
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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