The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.97% 3.40% 6.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.09% 17.02% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,800 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
57 47 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.71% 20.00% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 54
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Linux
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern - 7 £45,000 -
Redditch -7 2 £31,250 -3.84%
Worcester -3 1 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
2 13 (44.83%) MySQL
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) Mercurial
4 11 (37.93%) VMware
4 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) UNIX
5 10 (34.48%) Big Data
5 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (31.03%) Apache
6 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Streams
7 8 (27.59%) Time Management
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (27.59%) Replication
7 8 (27.59%) ClearCase
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Toad
7 8 (27.59%) OLTP
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (31.03%) Apache
1 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 7 (24.14%) GlassFish
3 6 (20.69%) CMS
4 3 (10.34%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
3 3 (10.34%) VLAN
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) SMTP
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) WLAN
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
2 10 (34.48%) Big Data
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (27.59%) OLTP
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Informix
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.45%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Mercurial
2 8 (27.59%) ClearCase
2 8 (27.59%) Toad
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.24%) Hudson
4 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
4 5 (17.24%) Maven
5 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 4 (13.79%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Administrator
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) DBA
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (20.69%) PHP Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 6 (20.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Applications Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Development DBA
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Development DBA
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Streams
2 6 (20.69%) Zend Framework
2 6 (20.69%) jQuery
2 6 (20.69%) HTML5
2 6 (20.69%) Ajax
2 6 (20.69%) SOAP
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) JavaBeans
2 6 (20.69%) XHTML
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 2 (6.90%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) Java EE
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) Replication
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) UNIX
3 6 (20.69%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (27.59%) Time Management
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) OOP
3 6 (20.69%) OO
3 6 (20.69%) iOS Development
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Software Deployment
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PHP
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
5 7 (24.14%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) PHP5
7 5 (17.24%) Perl
7 5 (17.24%) VBScript
7 5 (17.24%) Python
7 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Xen
4 1 (3.45%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Data Guard
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) JBoss
4 6 (20.69%) Zend
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) Mitel
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