The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 17 39
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.17% 10.86% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.09% 39.29% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 12
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +40.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £23,351
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

Operating System Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 57 112 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 14.73% 27.65% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 67
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Liverpool

Linux
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Linux in Liverpool

Linux
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Liverpool over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Liverpool

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

1 19 (34.55%) SQL
1 19 (34.55%) VMware
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 14 (25.45%) Ruby
3 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
4 12 (21.82%) Web Services
5 11 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (20.00%) SDLC
6 10 (18.18%) Oracle
6 10 (18.18%) C++
6 10 (18.18%) NetApp
6 10 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (16.36%) Subversion
7 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
7 9 (16.36%) Cucumber
8 8 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
8 8 (14.55%) Citrix
8 8 (14.55%) Ubuntu
8 8 (14.55%) QA
9 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (12.73%) PHP
9 7 (12.73%) STL
9 7 (12.73%) Puppet
9 7 (12.73%) Change Control
9 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (12.73%) XenApp
9 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.64%) nginx
2 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) SSH
2 2 (3.64%) AMQP
2 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) FTP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) Cucumber
2 9 (16.36%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) Bower
5 2 (3.64%) RSpec
General
1 1 (1.82%) Banking
1 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Server Specialist
2 10 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 8 (14.55%) Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Junior
3 8 (14.55%) Junior Developer
4 7 (12.73%) C++ Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Junior C++ Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Linux Specialist
5 6 (10.91%) Citrix Administrator
5 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
5 6 (10.91%) VMware Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Web Services
2 10 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (12.73%) STL
4 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 5 (9.09%) HTML
5 4 (7.27%) jQuery
5 4 (7.27%) LAMP
6 3 (5.45%) HTML5
7 2 (3.64%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) Ajax
7 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.64%) Laravel
7 2 (3.64%) Phusion Passenger
7 2 (3.64%) REST
7 2 (3.64%) RESTful
7 2 (3.64%) SOAP
8 1 (1.82%) CSS3
8 1 (1.82%) JAAS
8 1 (1.82%) Middleware
8 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Ubuntu
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) CentOS
5 1 (1.82%) HPUX
5 1 (1.82%) SUSE
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) SDLC
1 11 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (14.55%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Change Control
3 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.91%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (9.09%) API Testing
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps
5 5 (9.09%) MVC
5 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.27%) TDD
7 3 (5.45%) IT Strategy
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.45%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.45%) Scalability Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 14 (25.45%) Ruby
3 10 (18.18%) C++
4 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.27%) Java
6 4 (7.27%) Python
7 2 (3.64%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.64%) Smalltalk
7 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.82%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.73%) XenApp
3 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.82%) Firmware
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
2 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.64%) Ansible
3 2 (3.64%) Icinga
3 2 (3.64%) vRealize
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) VMware
2 10 (18.18%) NetApp
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle
3 8 (14.55%) Citrix
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) Dell
6 2 (3.64%) EMC
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.82%) Meraki
7 1 (1.82%) Siebel
7 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.82%) Zend
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