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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 32 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 12.36% 7.78% 5.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.79% 21.21% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
63 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 24.32% 36.67% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 18
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
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 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 32 (72.73%) Finance
3 27 (61.36%) SQL
4 25 (56.82%) Oracle
5 23 (52.27%) SAN
6 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 18 (40.91%) Citrix
8 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
9 16 (36.36%) IBM
10 14 (31.82%) NetApp
10 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
10 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (31.82%) .NET
10 14 (31.82%) IIS
10 14 (31.82%) JBoss
11 12 (27.27%) Solaris
11 12 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (25.00%) Logistics
12 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (25.00%) System Testing
12 11 (25.00%) VMware
12 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (25.00%) iSeries
13 10 (22.73%) Tivoli
13 10 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (20.45%) AWD
14 9 (20.45%) VMware ESX
14 9 (20.45%) AS400
14 9 (20.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (20.45%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (31.82%) IIS
1 14 (31.82%) JBoss
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.82%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.55%) Lync
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) AWD
2 1 (2.27%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) NAS
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (20.45%) Subversion
General
1 32 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Server Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Junior
7 1 (2.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) Flash
2 9 (20.45%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) OAuth
3 1 (2.27%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.27%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) iSeries
2 9 (20.45%) AS400
3 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.36%) Statistics
5 3 (6.82%) IVR
6 2 (4.55%) Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Solaris
4 9 (20.45%) AIX
4 9 (20.45%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (25.00%) Logistics
2 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (25.00%) System Testing
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) Migration
4 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) BCP
5 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
7 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.55%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) XAML
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) MCSE
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.45%) VMware ESX
3 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Tivoli
1 10 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (11.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Oracle
2 18 (40.91%) Citrix
3 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
4 16 (36.36%) IBM
5 14 (31.82%) NetApp
5 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
6 11 (25.00%) VMware
7 9 (20.45%) MKS
7 9 (20.45%) BMC
8 7 (15.91%) HP
9 5 (11.36%) Symantec
9 5 (11.36%) Sun
10 3 (6.82%) Cisco
11 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
12 1 (2.27%) SAP
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