The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 4.17% 5.88% 5.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £28,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chessington region.

Operating Systems Category
Chessington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chessington 8.33% 41.18% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Chessington

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chessington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade