The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chessington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Chessington region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 10 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington - 4.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £23,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -3.43%
Operating Systems Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 44.44% 34.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 0
Average salary £21,250 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
London

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chessington

Linux
Salary Trend in Chessington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chessington

Linux
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) COM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chessington 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple