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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.73% 5.72% 4.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.79% 27.87% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 9
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -17.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.67% 20.54% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 29
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £21,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,596
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Evesham - 4 £42,500 - 1
Redditch +14 3 £35,000 -19.71%
Malvern +9 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Worcester -11 3 £65,000 +100.00%
Kidderminster +2 2 £35,000 -5.40%
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (69.23%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) MySQL
3 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (38.46%) Windows
5 14 (35.90%) Internet
5 14 (35.90%) MongoDB
6 12 (30.77%) C++
7 11 (28.21%) Apache
7 11 (28.21%) Mac OS X
7 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
9 9 (23.08%) OOP
9 9 (23.08%) OO
9 9 (23.08%) C
9 9 (23.08%) Firewall
9 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
10 8 (20.51%) Web Services
10 8 (20.51%) Web Operations
10 8 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.95%) Analytics
11 7 (17.95%) Apache Accumulo
11 7 (17.95%) Kafka
11 7 (17.95%) IBM InfoSphere
11 7 (17.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (17.95%) Neo4j
11 7 (17.95%) Big Data
11 7 (17.95%) Open Source
11 7 (17.95%) Confluence

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 11 (28.21%) Apache
1 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.95%) Apache Spark
3 7 (17.95%) Confluence
3 7 (17.95%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) WildFly
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) Firewall
3 7 (17.95%) DNS
3 7 (17.95%) FTP
3 7 (17.95%) SSL
3 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.38%) SMTP
5 2 (5.13%) BGP
5 2 (5.13%) Network Security
5 2 (5.13%) OSPF
5 2 (5.13%) SNMP
5 2 (5.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) MySQL
2 14 (35.90%) MongoDB
3 8 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (17.95%) Apache Accumulo
4 7 (17.95%) Big Data
4 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
4 7 (17.95%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (17.95%) Neo4j
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
2 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) NUnit
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (5.13%) Clang
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Xcode
General
1 3 (7.69%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Big Data Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Web Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) WebOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) LAMP Developer
4 4 (10.26%) PHP Developer
4 4 (10.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (10.26%) PHP Programmer
4 4 (10.26%) Programmer
4 4 (10.26%) Web Programmer
5 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (5.13%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) Kafka
2 7 (17.95%) OpenCL
2 7 (17.95%) ZeroMQ
3 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 5 (12.82%) jQuery
4 5 (12.82%) LAMP
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) Spring
5 4 (10.26%) Velocity
6 3 (7.69%) .NET
6 3 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 2 (5.13%) OpenGL
7 2 (5.13%) React
7 2 (5.13%) Swing
7 2 (5.13%) wxWidgets
7 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.95%) Internet of Things
1 7 (17.95%) VHDL
2 2 (5.13%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (5.13%) Ergonomics
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Mac OS X
3 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Android
4 2 (5.13%) CentOS
4 2 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) OO
2 9 (23.08%) OOP
3 8 (20.51%) Web Operations
4 7 (17.95%) Analytics
4 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.95%) Open Source
4 7 (17.95%) Open Source Development
4 7 (17.95%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) C++
3 9 (23.08%) C
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
4 7 (17.95%) Ruby
4 7 (17.95%) Scala
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) CCDP
3 2 (5.13%) CCIE
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) VCP5
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
1 7 (17.95%) IBM
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) Dell
3 2 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (5.13%) Juniper
3 2 (5.13%) NetApp
3 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
3 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
Evesham, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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