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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 20 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 8.23% 5.61% 9.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.37% 23.40% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 35
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £21,789
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 86 94 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 21.45% 23.98% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 98
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 66 (57.39%) Windows
2 47 (40.87%) Windows Server
3 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
4 38 (33.04%) SQL
5 37 (32.17%) VMware
6 32 (27.83%) Oracle
7 28 (24.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (23.48%) Red Hat
9 26 (22.61%) SAN
9 26 (22.61%) Citrix
9 26 (22.61%) ITIL
9 26 (22.61%) Unix
10 25 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (20.87%) PowerShell
11 24 (20.87%) Finance
12 23 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
14 20 (17.39%) Banking
15 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (16.52%) HPUX
15 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
16 17 (14.78%) C++
16 17 (14.78%) NetApp
16 17 (14.78%) Hyper-V
17 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
17 14 (12.17%) PaaS
17 14 (12.17%) ITIL V3
17 14 (12.17%) IaaS
18 13 (11.30%) Puppet

Linux
Top Related 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 13 (11.30%) Apache
2 12 (10.43%) IIS
3 11 (9.57%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.09%) JBoss
5 6 (5.22%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.61%) Drupal
6 3 (2.61%) WordPress
7 2 (1.74%) nginx
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.74%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.87%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
1 8 (6.96%) MS Office
2 6 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.17%) IaaS
2 14 (12.17%) PaaS
3 13 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.22%) SaaS
5 3 (2.61%) GitHub
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.61%) SAN
2 8 (6.96%) DNS
2 8 (6.96%) VPN
3 6 (5.22%) DHCP
4 3 (2.61%) Firewall
5 2 (1.74%) FTP
5 2 (1.74%) HTTP
5 2 (1.74%) LAN
5 2 (1.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.87%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.87%) MPLS
6 1 (0.87%) Skype
6 1 (0.87%) VoIP
6 1 (0.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) MySQL
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.61%) Big Data
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.87%) MaxDB
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.96%) Subversion
3 6 (5.22%) JIRA
4 3 (2.61%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.74%) RSpec
6 1 (0.87%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.87%) NuGet
6 1 (0.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (20.87%) Finance
2 20 (17.39%) Banking
3 6 (5.22%) Advertising
4 5 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (17.39%) Developer
2 17 (14.78%) Administrator
3 12 (10.43%) Architect
3 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (9.57%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Citrix Administrator
5 10 (8.70%) Junior
5 10 (8.70%) Junior C++ Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (7.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (7.83%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) Server Specialist
6 9 (7.83%) Storage Specialist
7 7 (6.09%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.22%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Linux Specialist
8 6 (5.22%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) STL
2 8 (6.96%) Web Services
3 7 (6.09%) CSS
3 7 (6.09%) HTML
3 7 (6.09%) Middleware
4 5 (4.35%) jQuery
4 5 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (3.48%) Laravel
5 4 (3.48%) Node.js
6 3 (2.61%) .NET
6 3 (2.61%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.61%) LAMP
6 3 (2.61%) Symfony
6 3 (2.61%) XML
7 2 (1.74%) Ajax
7 2 (1.74%) JAAS
7 2 (1.74%) Phusion Passenger
7 2 (1.74%) SOAP
7 2 (1.74%) WebCenter
7 2 (1.74%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.96%) Private Cloud
4 8 (6.96%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (5.22%) Clustering
5 6 (5.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (5.22%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.61%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.87%) iPad
8 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.87%) PKI
8 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (57.39%) Windows
2 47 (40.87%) Windows Server
3 28 (24.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (22.61%) Unix
5 19 (16.52%) HPUX
6 10 (8.70%) CentOS
7 9 (7.83%) Solaris
7 9 (7.83%) Ubuntu
8 8 (6.96%) OpenVMS
9 4 (3.48%) Fedora
10 2 (1.74%) Android
10 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.74%) Debian
11 1 (0.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.61%) ITIL
2 19 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
4 14 (12.17%) ITIL V3
5 12 (10.43%) DevOps
6 11 (9.57%) ITSM
7 10 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (8.70%) IT Strategy
7 10 (8.70%) Service Management
8 9 (7.83%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (7.83%) TOGAF
9 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.96%) Data Protection
9 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.96%) Migration
9 8 (6.96%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.96%) Scrum
10 7 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.04%) SQL
2 24 (20.87%) PowerShell
3 17 (14.78%) C++
4 13 (11.30%) Shell Script
5 12 (10.43%) Java
6 11 (9.57%) Ruby
7 10 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.70%) PHP
8 9 (7.83%) Perl
9 8 (6.96%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.96%) Python
10 4 (3.48%) Bourne shell
10 4 (3.48%) Korn
11 2 (1.74%) C
11 2 (1.74%) C#
11 2 (1.74%) Smalltalk
11 2 (1.74%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
11 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.87%) ABAP
12 1 (0.87%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) MCSE
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.22%) CCNA
4 6 (5.22%) EMC Certification
4 6 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.74%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.87%) CCNP
6 1 (0.87%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
System Software
1 25 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (14.78%) Hyper-V
3 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
4 10 (8.70%) XenApp
4 10 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 9 (7.83%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.61%) Docker
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.61%) vSphere
7 1 (0.87%) Firmware
7 1 (0.87%) NDS
7 1 (0.87%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.87%) pfSense
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (11.30%) Puppet
2 8 (6.96%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.22%) AirWatch
3 6 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.48%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (3.48%) SCCM
4 4 (3.48%) SCOM
5 3 (2.61%) Icinga
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.61%) vRealize
6 2 (1.74%) Nagios
6 2 (1.74%) OpenView
6 2 (1.74%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.74%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.74%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.87%) Ansible
7 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.87%) Mesos
7 1 (0.87%) Terraform
7 1 (0.87%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 41 (35.65%) Microsoft
2 37 (32.17%) VMware
3 32 (27.83%) Oracle
4 27 (23.48%) Red Hat
5 26 (22.61%) Citrix
6 17 (14.78%) NetApp
7 12 (10.43%) Cisco
7 12 (10.43%) HP
8 10 (8.70%) EMC
9 6 (5.22%) IBM
9 6 (5.22%) Software AG
10 4 (3.48%) SAP
11 3 (2.61%) Dell
11 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
12 2 (1.74%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.74%) InterSystems
12 2 (1.74%) Siebel
13 1 (0.87%) Pegasus
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Posted: 2 days ago
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