The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 31 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.65% 15.32% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.18% 40.48% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 18
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 £32,650 £35,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £67,000 £37,875
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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 84 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.49% 37.84% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 91 69 54
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Worcester -5 15 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Malvern -3 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
1 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CCNP
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) Cyber Attack
3 8 (28.57%) SANS
3 8 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (28.57%) SIEM
3 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (25.00%) PHP
4 7 (25.00%) HTTP
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Information Security
5 6 (21.43%) GCIA
5 6 (21.43%) GCIH
5 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) SNMP
5 6 (21.43%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Drupal
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Network Security
2 7 (25.00%) HTTP
3 6 (21.43%) DHCP
3 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) FTP
3 6 (21.43%) ICMP
3 6 (21.43%) IPv4
3 6 (21.43%) IPv6
3 6 (21.43%) POP3
3 6 (21.43%) SMTP
3 6 (21.43%) SNMP
3 6 (21.43%) VPN
4 4 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Redis
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Xdebug
3 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (10.71%) HTML Developer
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) OO PHP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
6 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Junior
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CSS
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) jQuery
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) LAMP
3 5 (17.86%) Zend Framework
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
5 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (10.71%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.57%) CakePHP
6 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) Qt
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Clustering
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) CentOS
2 3 (10.71%) Debian
2 3 (10.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (28.57%) SIEM
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Information Security
4 6 (21.43%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 6 (21.43%) OO
4 6 (21.43%) OOP
4 6 (21.43%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) Open Source
6 4 (14.29%) MVC
6 4 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.71%) Kanban
7 3 (10.71%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) VB
4 3 (10.71%) VB6
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CCNP
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) SANS
3 6 (21.43%) CISSP
3 6 (21.43%) GCIA
3 6 (21.43%) GCIH
4 2 (7.14%) CREST Certified
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) GIAC
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (28.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) Zend
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
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