Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 13 45
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 -29
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 53 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 9.41% 13.22% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.21% 32.52% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 8
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +34.33% +8.06%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,150 £26,025
90th Percentile £78,000 £58,100 £54,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 Shropshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 163 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 35.89% 40.65% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 80 128 73
Shropshire median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% +11.11% +3.28%
10th Percentile £18,363 £22,000 £16,500
90th Percentile £62,750 £54,200 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Shropshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Shropshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Shropshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Shropshire

Linux
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 21 £55,000 +23.06% 7
Shrewsbury +10 4 £36,250 +54.26% 2
Linux
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (74.07%) DevOps
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) Apache
2 18 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (62.96%) nginx
3 17 (62.96%) JIRA
3 17 (62.96%) Atlassian
3 17 (62.96%) Bitbucket
3 17 (62.96%) Confluence
4 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
4 16 (59.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (59.26%) Ansible
4 16 (59.26%) Terraform
4 16 (59.26%) Java
4 16 (59.26%) Windows
5 15 (55.56%) Python
5 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
6 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
6 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
6 14 (51.85%) Perl
6 14 (51.85%) Ruby
7 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
7 13 (48.15%) Subversion
7 13 (48.15%) DNS
7 13 (48.15%) SSL
7 13 (48.15%) REST
7 13 (48.15%) Vagrant
7 13 (48.15%) GoCD
8 12 (44.44%) Scrum

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 18 (66.67%) Apache
2 17 (62.96%) Confluence
2 17 (62.96%) nginx
3 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (3.70%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) Drupal
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.41%) Serverless
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) DNS
1 13 (48.15%) SSL
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL Workbench
2 1 (3.70%) phpMyAdmin
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 17 (62.96%) Bitbucket
2 17 (62.96%) JIRA
3 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
4 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (48.15%) GoCD
5 13 (48.15%) Subversion
5 13 (48.15%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (7.41%) Platform Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
4 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) CSS3
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) Laravel
4 1 (3.70%) WAMP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XAMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps
2 16 (59.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Python
4 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
4 14 (51.85%) Perl
4 14 (51.85%) Ruby
5 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) PowerHA
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Ansible
1 16 (59.26%) Terraform
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Atlassian
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) WooCommerce
4 1 (3.70%) Intel