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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 10.40% 2.63% 9.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.83% 11.11% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £49,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 23.20% 23.68% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 38
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basildon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 10 (58.82%) Internet
5 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
5 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 7 (41.18%) NFS
5 7 (41.18%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) Perl
5 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) UNIX
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) SLA
7 5 (29.41%) CCIE
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (29.41%) Juniper
7 5 (29.41%) SNMP
7 5 (29.41%) SDH
7 5 (29.41%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Equities
7 5 (29.41%) SSH
7 5 (29.41%) DWDM
7 5 (29.41%) MPLS
7 5 (29.41%) OSPF
7 5 (29.41%) BGP
7 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
1 10 (58.82%) Internet
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) SNMP
3 5 (29.41%) SDH
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) SSH
3 5 (29.41%) DWDM
3 5 (29.41%) MPLS
3 5 (29.41%) OSPF
3 5 (29.41%) BGP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) NAS
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 5 (29.41%) Junos
3 5 (29.41%) Multicast
4 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
4 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) ADSL
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) OLTP
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Operations Manager
1 5 (29.41%) IT Operations Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Design Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Equities
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
1 5 (29.41%) System Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Python
1 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCIE
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) JNCIE
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) NFS
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) XenServer
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Sun
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (5.88%) IPFX
7 1 (5.88%) Polycom
Basildon
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago