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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 18.18% 8.11% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 16.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £25,750 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
7 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 21.21% 48.65% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 8
Average salary £25,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Magento Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (16.67%) Postfix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
1 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (16.67%) VMware