Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 84 155 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.39% 10.82% 9.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 47.99% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 82 189 170
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.39% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £27,375
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,400 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,323 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +6.67%

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 252 323 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 19.18% 22.54% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 209 276 261
Coventry median annual salary £34,750 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.14% -9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,125 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,300 £53,750 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £35,785 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.24% -6.67% +7.14%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 31 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.52%) HTML
4 27 (32.14%) Python
5 24 (28.57%) Java
6 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 20 (23.81%) Apache
8 18 (21.43%) Oracle
8 18 (21.43%) C++
8 18 (21.43%) CSS
8 18 (21.43%) Degree
9 17 (20.24%) SQL
9 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
9 17 (20.24%) SAN
10 16 (19.05%) NetApp
10 16 (19.05%) Scrum
11 15 (17.86%) VMware
11 15 (17.86%) Perl
12 14 (16.67%) DNS
13 13 (15.48%) DHCP
13 13 (15.48%) Google
13 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
14 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
14 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 12 (14.29%) Unix
15 11 (13.10%) HTML5
16 10 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
16 10 (11.90%) GitHub
16 10 (11.90%) DevOps

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 20 (23.81%) Apache
2 7 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (4.76%) nginx
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) CMS
4 3 (3.57%) Orchard CMS
4 3 (3.57%) WordPress
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) GitHub
2 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.19%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) SAN
2 14 (16.67%) DNS
3 13 (15.48%) DHCP
4 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.14%) Firewall
5 6 (7.14%) NAS
6 5 (5.95%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.76%) Internet
7 4 (4.76%) VPN
8 3 (3.57%) Network Security
9 2 (2.38%) SSH
10 1 (1.19%) Bluetooth
10 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.19%) Wireless
10 1 (1.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.33%) MySQL
2 7 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.14%) Looker
4 5 (5.95%) DB2
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Fiddler
1 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.57%) jMock
3 3 (3.57%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) Mockito
4 2 (2.38%) GoCD
4 2 (2.38%) JIRA
4 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.19%) gulp
5 1 (1.19%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.19%) Selenium
5 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 9 (10.71%) Retail
2 3 (3.57%) Advertising
2 3 (3.57%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Automotive
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Python Software Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Python Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Senior Python Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Head of Architecture
7 5 (5.95%) Head of Security
7 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) HTML
2 18 (21.43%) CSS
3 11 (13.10%) HTML5
4 9 (10.71%) .NET
4 9 (10.71%) Polymer
4 9 (10.71%) Web Components
5 8 (9.52%) J2EE
5 8 (9.52%) Spring
6 5 (5.95%) J2SE
6 5 (5.95%) Java SE
6 5 (5.95%) jQuery
6 5 (5.95%) Servlets
6 5 (5.95%) Swing
7 4 (4.76%) LAMP
8 3 (3.57%) Ajax
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.57%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.71%) Algorithms
2 9 (10.71%) Video\Live Streaming
3 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.57%) EPoS
7 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
3 12 (14.29%) Unix
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.76%) CentOS
5 4 (4.76%) Fedora
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.57%) Kali Linux
7 2 (2.38%) Solaris
7 2 (2.38%) SUSE
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Android
8 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.05%) Scrum
3 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 10 (11.90%) DevOps
4 10 (11.90%) SDLC
5 9 (10.71%) Computer Vision
5 9 (10.71%) Front End Development
5 9 (10.71%) Multithreading
5 9 (10.71%) Neural Network
5 9 (10.71%) Open Source
6 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.33%) Change Control
7 7 (8.33%) ITIL
7 7 (8.33%) MVC
7 7 (8.33%) Security Architecture
8 6 (7.14%) Information Security
8 6 (7.14%) Logistics
8 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.14%) Web Development
9 5 (5.95%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) Python
2 24 (28.57%) Java
3 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.43%) C++
5 17 (20.24%) SQL
6 15 (17.86%) Perl
7 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.71%) C
9 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
10 6 (7.14%) PHP
11 4 (4.76%) C#
12 1 (1.19%) ES6
12 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.19%) Ruby
12 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.95%) CISSP
3 5 (5.95%) ISSEP
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.95%) NIST 800
3 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.52%) Samba
2 8 (9.52%) Squid
3 4 (4.76%) Postfix
4 2 (2.38%) Docker
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Nagios
2 6 (7.14%) HP Fortify
2 6 (7.14%) Nessus
3 5 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.95%) Puppet
3 5 (5.95%) SCCM
4 4 (4.76%) Simpana
5 3 (3.57%) Ansible
5 3 (3.57%) Control-M
5 3 (3.57%) SCOM
6 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.19%) Mesos
6 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Oracle
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.05%) NetApp
4 15 (17.86%) VMware
5 13 (15.48%) Google
6 7 (8.33%) HP
6 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (8.33%) Veracode
7 5 (5.95%) Cisco
7 5 (5.95%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.76%) CommVault
8 4 (4.76%) F5
9 3 (3.57%) BMC
9 3 (3.57%) Twitter
10 2 (2.38%) IBM
11 1 (1.19%) McAfee
11 1 (1.19%) QAD
11 1 (1.19%) QNX
11 1 (1.19%) SAP
11 1 (1.19%) TIBCO