The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 28 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 3.20% 24.14% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 70.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £24,500 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 17.60% 34.48% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 2
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +27.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Linux
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Linux Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Linux
Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Borehamwood region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) SSL
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 8 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 8 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 8 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
4 5 (41.67%) Fujitsu

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) SSL
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) NAS
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) SMTP
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 8 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 8 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (41.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Debian
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) iptables
3 3 (25.00%) NFS
3 3 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Apple
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Fujitsu
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Zend