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 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 25 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.88% 4.30% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 24.24% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £39,270 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.59% -12.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 Chelmsford region.

Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.50% 17.74% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 25
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Automotive
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) DSDM
6 2 (15.38%) LDAP
6 2 (15.38%) C++
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (15.38%) Struts
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) VMS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) SQLite
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) jMock
1 2 (15.38%) MSTest
1 2 (15.38%) Mockito
General
1 6 (46.15%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Software Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) Struts
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
1 2 (15.38%) JPA
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) VMS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) DSDM
2 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Product Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
2 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) Sendmail
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (15.38%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Chelmsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago