The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.72% 7.29% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.82% 20.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
Average salary £55,000 £68,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +71.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Linux
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 26.99% 36.46% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 50
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Linux
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Linux Salary Trend in Brentwood

Linux
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

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

Linux Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 57 (86.36%) Windows
2 44 (66.67%) SQL
3 39 (59.09%) Finance
4 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 36 (54.55%) Citrix
6 34 (51.52%) Oracle
7 33 (50.00%) SAN
8 24 (36.36%) IBM
9 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
10 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 22 (33.33%) VMware
10 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (31.82%) NetApp
12 19 (28.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (28.79%) ITIL
12 19 (28.79%) Solaris
13 18 (27.27%) iSeries
14 17 (25.76%) Tivoli
14 17 (25.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 17 (25.76%) VMware ESX
15 16 (24.24%) AS400
15 16 (24.24%) AIX
15 16 (24.24%) IIS
15 16 (24.24%) UNIX
15 16 (24.24%) Flash
15 16 (24.24%) BMC
16 15 (22.73%) Active Directory
16 15 (22.73%) JBoss
17 14 (21.21%) .NET
17 14 (21.21%) Change Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 16 (24.24%) IIS
2 15 (22.73%) JBoss
3 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (10.61%) Lync
6 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.55%) Apache
7 3 (4.55%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.52%) WordPress
9 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (19.70%) MS Office
2 13 (19.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (15.15%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (10.61%) DNS
3 6 (9.09%) DHCP
4 4 (6.06%) NAS
4 4 (6.06%) VoIP
5 1 (1.52%) SNMP
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) MS Access
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (15.15%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
General
1 39 (59.09%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Banking
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Server Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (10.61%) Operations Manager
3 7 (10.61%) Capacity Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (3.03%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Service Operations Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Flash
2 14 (21.21%) .NET
3 10 (15.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.52%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.52%) Android SDK
4 1 (1.52%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.52%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) OAuth
4 1 (1.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) iSeries
2 16 (24.24%) AS400
3 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.61%) Clustering
4 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Statistics
6 3 (4.55%) IVR
7 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 57 (86.36%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Solaris
3 16 (24.24%) AIX
3 16 (24.24%) UNIX
4 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Debian
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Change Management
3 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
3 13 (19.70%) Problem Management
4 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (18.18%) System Testing
4 12 (18.18%) Logistics
5 5 (7.58%) BCP
5 5 (7.58%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.58%) Operations Management
6 4 (6.06%) Change Control
6 4 (6.06%) Migration
6 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.55%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Perl
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) Delphi
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
3 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.52%) Tcl
3 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.61%) MCSE
3 5 (7.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.58%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) VCP4
5 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (25.76%) VMware ESX
3 15 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 7 (10.61%) XenApp
4 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.03%) vCloud
7 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) Tivoli
1 17 (25.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 36 (54.55%) Citrix
3 34 (51.52%) Oracle
4 24 (36.36%) IBM
5 22 (33.33%) VMware
6 21 (31.82%) NetApp
7 16 (24.24%) BMC
8 12 (18.18%) HP
9 11 (16.67%) Cisco
9 11 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 10 (15.15%) MKS
11 7 (10.61%) Symantec
11 7 (10.61%) 3PAR
12 5 (7.58%) Sun
12 5 (7.58%) Brocade
13 2 (3.03%) SAP
14 1 (1.52%) Sybase
14 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
14 1 (1.52%) Sophos
14 1 (1.52%) WatchGuard
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