The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.87% 17.55% 14.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 53.00% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 42
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 100 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 43.28% 33.11% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 85 71
Average salary £60,000 £78,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Linux Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (53.85%) UNIX
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) HTTP
4 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 6 (23.08%) JBoss
5 6 (23.08%) Apache
5 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
6 5 (19.23%) Subversion
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
6 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Solaris
7 4 (15.38%) OOP
7 4 (15.38%) Python
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (15.38%) Middleware
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) Django
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (23.08%) JBoss
1 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) 802.15
4 1 (3.85%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Grunt
4 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.85%) JSHint
4 1 (3.85%) Bower
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.85%) Gradle
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Publishing
2 3 (11.54%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Python/Django Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Junior Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Junior IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
2 4 (15.38%) Twisted
2 4 (15.38%) Django
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (15.38%) RESTful
2 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 2 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) LAMP
4 2 (7.69%) SAML
4 2 (7.69%) OAuth
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) OpenID
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) JSLint
5 1 (3.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (11.54%) CMDB
4 3 (11.54%) iPad
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (11.54%) Derivative
5 2 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.85%) Equities
6 1 (3.85%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) UNIX
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Solaris
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
4 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.85%) Windows CE
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
1 4 (15.38%) OOP
1 4 (15.38%) SOA
1 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
1 4 (15.38%) Functional Programming
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (11.54%) B2B
2 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) OO
3 2 (7.69%) OOD
3 2 (7.69%) Dependency Management
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Scala
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Assembla
4 1 (3.85%) Zend
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
Canary Wharf, London
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