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 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 22 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.59% 5.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 27.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
32 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 22.38% 20.14% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 15
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £46,500
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 6 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Automotive
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Struts
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) JPA
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) MSTest
5 2 (15.38%) Sendmail
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) MSTest
2 1 (7.69%) Mockito
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) jMock
General
1 5 (38.46%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) Struts
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
1 3 (23.08%) JPA
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) VMS
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Product Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) DSDM
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
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
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Brocade
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