The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Somerset
Rank 21 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 67 82 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.44% 13.04% 13.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.20% 44.32% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 59
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 139 185 143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 21.65% 29.41% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 130 176 123
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Linux
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Linux in Somerset

Linux
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Somerset over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Somerset

Linux
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bath -4 48 £42,500 - 7
Street +12 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Bruton - 1 £20,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Linux.

1 44 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 40 (30.77%) Java
3 37 (28.46%) Python
4 36 (27.69%) PHP
5 33 (25.38%) DevOps
6 31 (23.85%) JavaScript
7 29 (22.31%) Windows
8 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (20.00%) MySQL
10 24 (18.46%) SQL
10 24 (18.46%) AngularJS
11 23 (17.69%) Jenkins
11 23 (17.69%) Puppet
12 22 (16.92%) SaaS
12 22 (16.92%) HTML
12 22 (16.92%) Software Engineering
12 22 (16.92%) Degree
13 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
14 20 (15.38%) Internet
14 20 (15.38%) LAMP
15 19 (14.62%) Oracle
15 19 (14.62%) JBoss
15 19 (14.62%) XML
15 19 (14.62%) Apache
15 19 (14.62%) Tomcat
15 19 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (14.62%) REST
15 19 (14.62%) SDLC
16 18 (13.85%) CSS
16 18 (13.85%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 19 (14.62%) Apache
1 19 (14.62%) JBoss
1 19 (14.62%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.46%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.46%) IIS
2 11 (8.46%) WordPress
3 8 (6.15%) Jetty
4 6 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.85%) nginx
6 2 (1.54%) Confluence
6 2 (1.54%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (6.15%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.31%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.92%) SaaS
2 19 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.62%) IaaS
4 6 (4.62%) PaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.38%) Internet
2 15 (11.54%) DNS
3 11 (8.46%) DHCP
4 10 (7.69%) VPN
5 8 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.38%) SAN
7 5 (3.85%) SNMP
8 3 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.31%) HTTP
8 3 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.31%) PSTN
9 2 (1.54%) Firewall
9 2 (1.54%) SMTP
10 1 (0.77%) Intranet
10 1 (0.77%) IPv4
10 1 (0.77%) IPv6
10 1 (0.77%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.77%) LAN
10 1 (0.77%) SSL
10 1 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) MySQL
2 21 (16.15%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (9.23%) Oracle Database
5 11 (8.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (5.38%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.38%) Redis
8 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.31%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.31%) Riak
10 2 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.54%) Infinispan
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.69%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.69%) JIRA
4 9 (6.92%) JUnit
5 8 (6.15%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.38%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (4.62%) Travis CI
8 5 (3.85%) Geb
8 5 (3.85%) JMeter
8 5 (3.85%) Maven
8 5 (3.85%) Selenium
8 5 (3.85%) Spock
9 4 (3.08%) EasyMock
9 4 (3.08%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.08%) Mockito
9 4 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.08%) Subversion
9 4 (3.08%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.31%) Hudson
General
1 10 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Banking
3 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 48 (36.92%) Developer
2 16 (12.31%) PHP Developer
3 15 (11.54%) Analyst
4 14 (10.77%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (10.00%) Python Developer
6 12 (9.23%) DBA
7 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
7 11 (8.46%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 10 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Junior
9 9 (6.92%) Junior Developer
10 8 (6.15%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.38%) Architect
11 7 (5.38%) Django Developer
11 7 (5.38%) Java Engineer
11 7 (5.38%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (5.38%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.46%) AngularJS
2 22 (16.92%) HTML
3 20 (15.38%) LAMP
4 19 (14.62%) REST
4 19 (14.62%) XML
5 18 (13.85%) CSS
6 16 (12.31%) Django
6 16 (12.31%) Hibernate
6 16 (12.31%) SOAP
7 14 (10.77%) J2EE
7 14 (10.77%) jQuery
8 13 (10.00%) Node.js
8 13 (10.00%) Spring
9 12 (9.23%) GWT
9 12 (9.23%) XSLT
10 11 (8.46%) Laravel
10 11 (8.46%) Sass
10 11 (8.46%) Web Services
11 9 (6.92%) RESTful
12 7 (5.38%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.15%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.15%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.08%) e-Health
6 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.77%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.31%) Windows
2 15 (11.54%) Unix
3 12 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.46%) Mac OS X
5 7 (5.38%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.62%) CentOS
7 3 (2.31%) Debian
7 3 (2.31%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.54%) Android
8 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.38%) DevOps
2 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.92%) Software Engineering
4 19 (14.62%) SDLC
5 18 (13.85%) OO
5 18 (13.85%) UML
6 16 (12.31%) High Availability
7 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.54%) ITIL
8 14 (10.77%) Analytics
8 14 (10.77%) TDD
9 13 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (10.00%) OOP
9 13 (10.00%) Scrum
10 12 (9.23%) Configuration Management
11 11 (8.46%) Automated Testing
11 11 (8.46%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.46%) Network Management
12 10 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.77%) Java
2 37 (28.46%) Python
3 36 (27.69%) PHP
4 31 (23.85%) JavaScript
5 24 (18.46%) SQL
6 16 (12.31%) Perl
7 14 (10.77%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.69%) Groovy
9 7 (5.38%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.08%) C#
11 4 (3.08%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.08%) VB
12 3 (2.31%) C++
12 3 (2.31%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.54%) C
13 2 (1.54%) Erlang
13 2 (1.54%) Ruby
14 1 (0.77%) Dart
14 1 (0.77%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (16.92%) Degree
2 9 (6.92%) CCNA
2 9 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.62%) EMC Certification
3 6 (4.62%) MCSE
3 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.31%) RHCE
5 3 (2.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) SLA
2 3 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 15 (11.54%) Docker
2 9 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.85%) vSphere
5 4 (3.08%) KVM
5 4 (3.08%) Samba
6 3 (2.31%) iptables
6 3 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.54%) Gluster
8 1 (0.77%) Corosync
8 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.77%) Snort
8 1 (0.77%) Xen
8 1 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (17.69%) Puppet
2 15 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (10.77%) Ansible
4 9 (6.92%) Nagios
5 8 (6.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (4.62%) AirWatch
7 5 (3.85%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.08%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (3.08%) Check_MK
8 4 (3.08%) Grafana
8 4 (3.08%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.08%) OpenView
8 4 (3.08%) Pingdom
8 4 (3.08%) Tivoli
8 4 (3.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (2.31%) Graylog
9 3 (2.31%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (1.54%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.54%) Kibana
10 2 (1.54%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 19 (14.62%) Oracle
2 13 (10.00%) VMware
3 11 (8.46%) Cisco
3 11 (8.46%) HP
4 10 (7.69%) IBM
5 8 (6.15%) Infobright
5 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.38%) Citrix
6 7 (5.38%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.62%) EMC
7 6 (4.62%) Software AG
8 5 (3.85%) Veeam
9 4 (3.08%) BMC
9 4 (3.08%) CA
9 4 (3.08%) Compuware
9 4 (3.08%) Dynatrace
9 4 (3.08%) New Relic
9 4 (3.08%) Nimsoft
9 4 (3.08%) PagerDuty
10 3 (2.31%) Qualys
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ neg + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Somerset
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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