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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 12 22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford - 2.56% 4.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £40,000
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 Brentford region.

Operating Systems Category
Brentford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 7.58% 10.26% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Linux
Salary Trend in Brentford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Brentford

Linux
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brentford 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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat