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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 29 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.59% 9.06% 8.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.44% 26.53% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 19
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 Worcestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 98 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.93% 34.15% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 87 92 55
Median salary £36,875 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.74% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 22 £37,500 -6.25%
Malvern +5 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Evesham - 1 £47,500 - 1
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (45.24%) MySQL
2 18 (42.86%) Windows
3 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) CSS
5 14 (33.33%) PHP
6 13 (30.95%) OOP
6 13 (30.95%) OO
6 13 (30.95%) Web Services
7 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
8 11 (26.19%) jQuery
9 10 (23.81%) Internet
9 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (23.81%) SIEM
10 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (21.43%) HTTP
10 9 (21.43%) Cisco
10 9 (21.43%) CCNP
10 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
10 9 (21.43%) Network Security
10 9 (21.43%) Zend
10 9 (21.43%) Zend Framework
10 9 (21.43%) LAMP
11 8 (19.05%) Scrum
11 8 (19.05%) MVC
11 8 (19.05%) GCIA
11 8 (19.05%) GCIH

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 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Drupal
2 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.76%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Internet
2 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) Network Security
3 6 (14.29%) DHCP
3 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 6 (14.29%) FTP
3 6 (14.29%) ICMP
3 6 (14.29%) IPv4
3 6 (14.29%) IPv6
3 6 (14.29%) POP3
3 6 (14.29%) SMTP
3 6 (14.29%) SNMP
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) MySQL
2 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.67%) Redis
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) PHPUnit
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 7 (16.67%) Xdebug
4 2 (4.76%) GoCD
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) PHP Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) MySQL Developer
4 8 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (19.05%) SOC Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (16.67%) OO PHP Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Support
7 3 (7.14%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) CSS
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) Web Services
3 11 (26.19%) jQuery
4 9 (21.43%) LAMP
4 9 (21.43%) Zend Framework
5 7 (16.67%) .NET
5 7 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 7 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (16.67%) RESTful
6 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) Laravel
8 1 (2.38%) Qt
8 1 (2.38%) REST
8 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Debian
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) OO
1 13 (30.95%) OOP
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (23.81%) SIEM
4 8 (19.05%) MVC
4 8 (19.05%) OO PHP
4 8 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
4 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) Kanban
5 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.67%) Pay per click
5 7 (16.67%) SEO
6 6 (14.29%) Information Security
6 6 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) Open Source
6 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 14 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (11.90%) VB
6 5 (11.90%) VB6
7 4 (9.52%) Jython
7 4 (9.52%) Python
7 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.76%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) CCNP
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) GCIA
2 8 (19.05%) GCIH
2 8 (19.05%) SANS
3 6 (14.29%) CISSP
4 4 (9.52%) CREST Certified
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) GIAC
4 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) GREM
6 1 (2.38%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Snort
2 2 (4.76%) Xen
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 8 (19.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Graphite
2 2 (4.76%) Kibana
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) logstash
2 2 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco
1 9 (21.43%) Zend
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.76%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
Redditch, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago