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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.62% 3.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.86% 15.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
28 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.29% 20.30% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 22
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,550 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Automotive
3 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) JPA
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Struts
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Sendmail
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 2 (14.29%) SQLite
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) jMock
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) MSTest
1 2 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 6 (42.86%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) Struts
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) JPA
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) VMS
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) DSDM
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Sendmail
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (14.29%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Websense
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
Chelmsford, Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago