The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 15.38% 8.18% 7.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.54% 23.64% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 7
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £102,500 £45,000
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 Worcester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 41 55 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 26.28% 34.59% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41 55 24
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -19.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

Linux
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Linux in Worcester

Linux
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Worcester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
1 19 (57.58%) MySQL
2 16 (48.48%) CSS
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
2 16 (48.48%) OO
3 15 (45.45%) OOP
3 15 (45.45%) PHP
4 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
6 10 (30.30%) LAMP
6 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
6 10 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (27.27%) Scrum
7 9 (27.27%) Internet
7 9 (27.27%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) Zend
7 9 (27.27%) Zend Framework
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
7 9 (27.27%) PHPUnit
8 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
8 8 (24.24%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (24.24%) Backbone.js
8 8 (24.24%) Redis
8 8 (24.24%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (24.24%) Kanban
8 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
8 8 (24.24%) RESTful
8 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (24.24%) Pay per click

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 10 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) 3G
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) RS-232
4 1 (3.03%) RS-485
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) MySQL
2 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
3 8 (24.24%) Redis
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) PHPUnit
3 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 8 (24.24%) Subversion
3 8 (24.24%) Xdebug
4 2 (6.06%) GoCD
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 8 (24.24%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (24.24%) HTML Developer
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (24.24%) MySQL Developer
3 8 (24.24%) OO PHP Developer
3 8 (24.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (18.18%) LAMP Developer
4 6 (18.18%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Software Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) CSS
1 16 (48.48%) HTML
2 10 (30.30%) LAMP
2 10 (30.30%) Web Services
3 9 (27.27%) jQuery
3 9 (27.27%) Zend Framework
4 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 8 (24.24%) Backbone.js
4 8 (24.24%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (24.24%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (24.24%) RESTful
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.03%) Middleware
7 1 (3.03%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Debian
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) OO
2 15 (45.45%) OOP
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 8 (24.24%) Kanban
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) OO PHP
5 8 (24.24%) Pay per click
5 8 (24.24%) SEO
6 6 (18.18%) Web Design
7 4 (12.12%) Open Source
7 4 (12.12%) SDLC
7 4 (12.12%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) Data Management
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.06%) High Availability
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) PHP
3 8 (24.24%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) VB
4 6 (18.18%) VB6
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) C++
7 2 (6.06%) Jython
7 2 (6.06%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNP
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CREST Certified
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) GIAC
2 2 (6.06%) SANS
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Xen
3 1 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) Graphite
1 2 (6.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (6.06%) Kibana
1 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.06%) logstash
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Zend
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Assembla
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
Worcester, Worcestershire
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