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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 17.53% 15.75% 20.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.67% 30.30% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 3
Average salary £55,000 £66,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +26.19%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
75 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 29.88% 51.97% 57.32%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 30
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 66 (88.00%) Windows
2 56 (74.67%) SQL
3 48 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 47 (62.67%) Citrix
5 43 (57.33%) Oracle
5 43 (57.33%) Finance
6 42 (56.00%) SAN
7 33 (44.00%) IBM
8 29 (38.67%) NetApp
8 29 (38.67%) VMware
8 29 (38.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
10 26 (34.67%) VMware ESX
11 25 (33.33%) iSeries
12 24 (32.00%) AS400
12 24 (32.00%) Tivoli
12 24 (32.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 24 (32.00%) BMC
12 24 (32.00%) AIX
12 24 (32.00%) UNIX
12 24 (32.00%) Solaris
13 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
14 21 (28.00%) ITIL
14 21 (28.00%) Flash
14 21 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
16 18 (24.00%) MS Access
16 18 (24.00%) MS Office
16 18 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (21.33%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (20.00%) IIS
1 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.00%) JBoss
3 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.33%) Lync
5 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.33%) Apache
8 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (37.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (24.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (24.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.00%) SAN
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
3 9 (12.00%) VoIP
4 8 (10.67%) DHCP
5 4 (5.33%) SNMP
5 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) Firewall
6 2 (2.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.00%) MS Access
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (12.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 43 (57.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (14.67%) Analyst
1 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Storage Specialist
3 9 (12.00%) Server Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Capacity Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Operations Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (2.67%) Capacity Management Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Service Operations Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.67%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) Flash
2 11 (14.67%) .NET
3 9 (12.00%) Middleware
4 4 (5.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) CSS
5 1 (1.33%) SOAP
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.33%) jQuery
5 1 (1.33%) OAuth
5 1 (1.33%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.33%) REST
5 1 (1.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) iSeries
2 24 (32.00%) AS400
3 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.33%) Clustering
5 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.67%) IVR
6 5 (6.67%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (88.00%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) AIX
2 24 (32.00%) Solaris
2 24 (32.00%) UNIX
3 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) Debian
6 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.00%) HPUX
8 2 (2.67%) CentOS
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ITIL
1 21 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (21.33%) Change Management
3 14 (18.67%) Service Delivery
4 13 (17.33%) Problem Management
5 10 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (13.33%) System Testing
5 10 (13.33%) Logistics
6 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (12.00%) Capacity Management
6 9 (12.00%) Software Delivery
7 7 (9.33%) Change Control
8 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.67%) PRINCE
9 5 (6.67%) BCP
9 5 (6.67%) Operations Management
10 4 (5.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (74.67%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) Perl
2 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) XAML
3 1 (1.33%) PHP
3 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.33%) Tcl
3 1 (1.33%) C#
3 1 (1.33%) Delphi
3 1 (1.33%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) MCSE
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (38.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (34.67%) VMware ESX
3 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (10.67%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.33%) XenApp
5 7 (9.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) Tivoli
1 24 (32.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (10.67%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 48 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (62.67%) Citrix
3 43 (57.33%) Oracle
4 33 (44.00%) IBM
5 29 (38.67%) VMware
5 29 (38.67%) NetApp
6 24 (32.00%) BMC
7 16 (21.33%) Cisco
8 12 (16.00%) HP
9 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
9 9 (12.00%) Symantec
9 9 (12.00%) MKS
10 7 (9.33%) 3PAR
11 5 (6.67%) Brocade
11 5 (6.67%) Sun
12 4 (5.33%) WatchGuard
12 4 (5.33%) Sophos
13 2 (2.67%) SAP
14 1 (1.33%) Sybase
14 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
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