The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
West Midlands / Sutton Coldfield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 3
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 2.50% - 66.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% - 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Median salary £62,000 - £39,250
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 Sutton Coldfield with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 17.50% 20.59% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 13
Median salary £36,500 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.66% -22.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 Sutton Coldfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Salary trend for Linux in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware