The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 26 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.83% 3.38% 14.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.44% 22.73% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -40.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 34.17% 14.86% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 30
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -39.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
Essex

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Linux
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Basildon

Linux
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Basildon, Essex
Credit 4 Cars Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago