The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 27 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.04% 1.35% 8.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 10.00% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £34,572
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +44.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Chelmsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 16.33% 13.51% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 9
Average salary £23,500 £45,000 £34,572
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.77% +30.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Linux
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

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

Linux Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Automotive
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
5 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) OCP
5 2 (15.38%) OCA
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (15.38%) SQLPlus
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQLPlus
General
1 5 (38.46%) Automotive
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) Struts
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) OCP
1 2 (15.38%) OCA
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago