The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 13.33% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £20,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Beckenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 40.00% 33.33% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Beckenham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Beckenham

Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) BGP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware