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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 2.86% 1.67% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 5.36% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £19,000 - £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 Bromley region.

Operating Systems Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 35.71% 31.11% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 37
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
3 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
3 2 (28.57%) Vyatta
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) RHCE
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
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%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) SCSA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
1 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Vyatta
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint