The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Linux+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Linux+ Certification
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 909 937
Rank change year-on-year +72 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 7 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.035% 0.033% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Median salary £38,500 £75,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.66% +130.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £75,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -35.00% +130.76%  

Linux+ Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19872 27002 27635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.78% 27.58% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15787 21865 21870
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Linux+ Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux+ Certification in England

Linux+ Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Linux+ Certification in England

Linux+ Certification
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux+ Certification in England

Linux+ Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London +67 5 £38,500 -48.66%
South West +23 1 £45,000 -40.00%
North West - 1 £52,500 - 1
Linux+ Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification 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 England region with a requirement for Linux+ Certification.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
1 32 (100.00%) CCNA
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (81.25%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (78.13%) SANS
4 25 (78.13%) MCSE
4 25 (78.13%) CISSP
4 25 (78.13%) SSCP
4 25 (78.13%) Firewall
4 25 (78.13%) Network+ Certification
4 25 (78.13%) GIAC
4 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
5 24 (75.00%) C
6 23 (71.88%) TCP/IP
6 23 (71.88%) Software Engineering
7 20 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 20 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (62.50%) DV Cleared
7 20 (62.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 20 (62.50%) Security+ Certification
7 20 (62.50%) CompTIA Security+
8 13 (40.63%) C#
8 13 (40.63%) Java
8 13 (40.63%) Windows
8 13 (40.63%) Java EE
9 12 (37.50%) Multithreading
9 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (37.50%) Games
9 12 (37.50%) STL

Linux+ Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (28.13%) Apache Pig
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) lighttpd
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.75%) HTTP
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (15.63%) FCoE
4 5 (15.63%) SNMP
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security
5 4 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (12.50%) SSL
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Apache Hive
1 9 (28.13%) Big Data
1 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Redmine
3 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 4 (12.50%) CodeSonar
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) git-flow
3 4 (12.50%) Robot Framework
3 4 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 12 (37.50%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Platform Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Test Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Support
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Java EE
2 12 (37.50%) STL
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) Django
3 4 (12.50%) LAMP
3 4 (12.50%) Node.js
3 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (12.50%) REST
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (15.63%) Cybercrime
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Android
3 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
4 6 (18.75%) Unix
5 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
6 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Cybersecurity
2 23 (71.88%) Software Engineering
3 20 (62.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 20 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (62.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) Coaching
4 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 12 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 9 (28.13%) User Stories
6 5 (15.63%) High Availability
6 5 (15.63%) Mobile Development
7 4 (12.50%) API Design
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C
2 13 (40.63%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) Objective-C
4 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
5 10 (31.25%) Python
6 6 (18.75%) Perl
7 5 (15.63%) Korn
8 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 4 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) CCNA
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (78.13%) CISSP
3 25 (78.13%) GIAC
3 25 (78.13%) MCSE
3 25 (78.13%) Network+ Certification
3 25 (78.13%) SANS
3 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
3 25 (78.13%) SSCP
4 20 (62.50%) CompTIA Security+
4 20 (62.50%) DV Cleared
4 20 (62.50%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (15.63%) RHCSA
6 4 (12.50%) CCNP
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIS
6 4 (12.50%) LPIC
6 4 (12.50%) RHCA
6 4 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) NFS
1 5 (15.63%) Samba
1 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (15.63%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Nagios
3 5 (15.63%) Ansible
4 4 (12.50%) FortiGate
4 4 (12.50%) Salt
5 1 (3.13%) Cacti
5 1 (3.13%) Graylog
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) EMC
2 5 (15.63%) NetApp
2 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
2 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.50%) Aruba
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
3 4 (12.50%) F5
3 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 4 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 4 (12.50%) WatchGuard
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) CommVault
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago