The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 9 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 5.26% - 14.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Median salary £31,750 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 - £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 - £37,500
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5 19 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 13.16% 23.46% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 39
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Linux
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Linux in Wolverhampton

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Wolverhampton

Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) DSL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DSL
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago