The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 24 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 0.81% 4.12% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 16.28% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £19,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 Bromley region.

Operating Systems Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 25.20% 25.29% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 32
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £65,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Linux
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bromley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
3 3 (42.86%) HAProxy
3 3 (42.86%) Vyatta
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Nagios
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
1 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
1 3 (42.86%) HAProxy
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Vyatta
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Tripwire
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
Bromley
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago