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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 7.46% 4.00% 39.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.25% 40.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
16 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentford 23.88% 10.00% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +40.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brentford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 13 (68.42%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
2 11 (57.89%) JMS
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Benchmarking
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) JBoss
3 7 (36.84%) Java EE
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Big Data
4 6 (31.58%) Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Subversion
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
5 5 (26.32%) Maven
5 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
5 5 (26.32%) Struts
5 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
5 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
6 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (21.05%) Tableau
6 4 (21.05%) Visualisation

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (36.84%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) Mule
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
1 2 (10.53%) NAS
1 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) Big Data
3 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
4 4 (21.05%) QlikView
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Java Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) JMS
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 7 (36.84%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) Java EE
3 5 (26.32%) Struts
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Benchmarking
3 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) NFS
1 2 (10.53%) Firmware
1 2 (10.53%) XenServer
1 2 (10.53%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) MOM
1 2 (10.53%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) EMC
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Brocade