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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 2.99% 1.28% 24.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 8.33% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £42,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
9 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 13.43% 15.38% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 8 (57.14%) JMS
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (42.86%) Java EE
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) Benchmarking
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) JBoss
6 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mule
6 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (14.29%) XenServer

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Mule
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 2 (14.29%) NAS
1 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Java Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) JMS
1 8 (57.14%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) Java EE
2 6 (42.86%) J2EE
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Struts
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Benchmarking
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Use Case
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) NFS
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
1 2 (14.29%) XenServer
1 2 (14.29%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) MOM
1 2 (14.29%) EMC TimeFinder
1 2 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Dell
1 2 (14.29%) EMC
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
1 2 (14.29%) Brocade
1 2 (14.29%) Dell Compellent