Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 43 19
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 99 78 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.63% 5.75% 12.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.81% 30.47% 53.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 79 164
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £54,000 £56,480
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.22% +3.75% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 226 256 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 24.27% 18.88% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 212 210 246
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.39% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £18,238 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £56,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Coventry over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 57 (57.58%) SQL
2 41 (41.41%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (37.37%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (36.36%) MySQL
5 34 (34.34%) Windows
6 31 (31.31%) DB2
6 31 (31.31%) Unix
7 29 (29.29%) MongoDB
7 29 (29.29%) NoSQL
7 29 (29.29%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (28.28%) Python
9 27 (27.27%) Java
10 26 (26.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 26 (26.26%) Amazon RDS
11 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
12 24 (24.24%) Degree
13 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (20.20%) PHP
15 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
15 19 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (19.19%) Computer Science
15 19 (19.19%) Ansible
16 18 (18.18%) High Availability
16 18 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
16 18 (18.18%) Mathematics
16 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 18 (18.18%) DNS
16 18 (18.18%) Active Directory
16 18 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
16 18 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 10 (10.10%) IIS
2 5 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.04%) Apache
3 4 (4.04%) nginx
3 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.02%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.02%) Moodle
4 2 (2.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (41.41%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (12.12%) SaaS
4 11 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 10 (10.10%) IaaS
5 10 (10.10%) PaaS
6 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (6.06%) Office 365
7 5 (5.05%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (5.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (4.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (3.03%) Route 53
10 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.01%) CloudFront
10 1 (1.01%) Datadog
10 1 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) DNS
2 13 (13.13%) Firewall
3 12 (12.12%) VPN
4 9 (9.09%) HTTP
4 9 (9.09%) Network Security
4 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.08%) DHCP
5 8 (8.08%) FTP
5 8 (8.08%) SSH
6 5 (5.05%) ADSL
6 5 (5.05%) Broadband
6 5 (5.05%) VDSL
6 5 (5.05%) xDSL
7 3 (3.03%) DSL
8 2 (2.02%) VLAN
8 2 (2.02%) Wireless
9 1 (1.01%) Bluetooth
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.01%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.37%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (36.36%) MySQL
3 31 (31.31%) DB2
4 29 (29.29%) MongoDB
4 29 (29.29%) NoSQL
5 26 (26.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 26 (26.26%) Amazon RDS
6 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
7 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.04%) Redis
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.01%) HBase
9 1 (1.01%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Concordion
1 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
1 6 (6.06%) FitNesse
1 6 (6.06%) Selenium
1 6 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.01%) CircleCI
General
1 9 (9.09%) Retail
2 5 (5.05%) Publishing
2 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Architect
2 18 (18.18%) DBA
3 17 (17.17%) Database Architect
4 15 (15.15%) Administrator
4 15 (15.15%) Applications Support
4 15 (15.15%) Support Analyst
5 13 (13.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 9 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (8.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.17%) CSS
1 17 (17.17%) HTML
2 12 (12.12%) React
3 10 (10.10%) jQuery
4 9 (9.09%) Java EE
5 8 (8.08%) SOAP
6 7 (7.07%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.07%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (6.06%) LAMP
8 5 (5.05%) Spring
8 5 (5.05%) XML
8 5 (5.05%) XSLT
9 4 (4.04%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (4.04%) LEMP Stack
10 3 (3.03%) CakePHP
10 3 (3.03%) Laravel
10 3 (3.03%) Vue.js
11 2 (2.02%) Middleware
11 2 (2.02%) Node.js
12 1 (1.01%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.05%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.03%) User Experience
5 2 (2.02%) Cyberattack
5 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.02%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) CMDB
6 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Life Science
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) PMI
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.34%) Windows
2 31 (31.31%) Unix
3 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.05%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.01%) HPUX
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (19.19%) Computer Science
3 18 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 18 (18.18%) High Availability
3 18 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 18 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
4 15 (15.15%) DevOps
4 15 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.12%) Open Source
7 11 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.10%) Scrum
9 9 (9.09%) ITIL
9 9 (9.09%) Kanban
9 9 (9.09%) Microservices
9 9 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (8.08%) SIEM
11 7 (7.07%) Security Operations
11 7 (7.07%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.58%) SQL
2 28 (28.28%) Python
3 27 (27.27%) Java
4 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
5 20 (20.20%) PHP
6 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.05%) C
8 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.02%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.01%) Go
10 1 (1.01%) Perl
10 1 (1.01%) Ruby
10 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Master's Degree
3 5 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.05%) CISSP
3 5 (5.05%) GIAC
3 5 (5.05%) HNC
3 5 (5.05%) HND
4 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.03%) CCNA
6 2 (2.02%) CCNP
6 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.06%) QA
3 4 (4.04%) SLA
4 3 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.17%) Docker
3 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (1.01%) Firmware
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) Ansible
2 16 (16.16%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (16.16%) Puppet
3 4 (4.04%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.03%) Terraform
5 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.01%) Packer
5 1 (1.01%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) CyberArk
4 5 (5.05%) Cisco
4 5 (5.05%) Hitachi
4 5 (5.05%) Splunk
4 5 (5.05%) VMware
5 4 (4.04%) Ivanti
6 3 (3.03%) IBM
7 2 (2.02%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.02%) Meraki
8 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.01%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.01%) Google
8 1 (1.01%) HP
8 1 (1.01%) Juniper
8 1 (1.01%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.01%) New Relic
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.01%) Symantec