The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chiswick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 6.35% 16.07% 10.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 42.86% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +100.00%
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 Chiswick region.

Operating Systems Category
Chiswick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 36.51% 37.50% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 10
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chiswick

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chiswick

Linux
Salary Trend in Chiswick

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chiswick

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chiswick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Chiswick region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chiswick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chiswick

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chiswick 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 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (62.07%) PHP
3 18 (62.07%) UNIX
3 18 (62.07%) Subversion
4 17 (58.62%) Java
5 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
6 15 (51.72%) ActionScript
6 15 (51.72%) Flash
7 11 (37.93%) QA
8 10 (34.48%) Apache
8 10 (34.48%) Python
8 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (34.48%) Maven
9 9 (31.03%) HTML
9 9 (31.03%) Perl
9 9 (31.03%) Ant
9 9 (31.03%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) OOP
9 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (31.03%) HTTP
9 9 (31.03%) Tcl
9 9 (31.03%) Internet
9 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
9 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) CruiseControl
9 9 (31.03%) Release Management
9 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
10 8 (27.59%) J2EE
10 8 (27.59%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chiswick by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chiswick 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 10 (34.48%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
2 9 (31.03%) HTTP
2 9 (31.03%) Internet
3 8 (27.59%) SSH
3 8 (27.59%) SSL
4 7 (24.14%) SMS
5 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Informix
1 8 (27.59%) OLTP
1 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
1 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 7 (24.14%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Subversion
2 10 (34.48%) Maven
3 9 (31.03%) Ant
3 9 (31.03%) CruiseControl
3 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
1 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Integration Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) Graduate Java Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Graduate Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Graduate
2 7 (24.14%) Junior
2 7 (24.14%) Junior Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Junior Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Release Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Flash
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) J2EE
3 8 (27.59%) Apache Flex
3 8 (27.59%) Servlets
3 8 (27.59%) J2SE
4 7 (24.14%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (6.90%) LAMP
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (24.14%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (31.03%) OOP
2 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Release Management
3 8 (27.59%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
3 8 (27.59%) Software Architecture
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Big Data Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) PHP
3 17 (58.62%) Java
4 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) ActionScript
6 10 (34.48%) Python
7 9 (31.03%) Tcl
7 9 (31.03%) Perl
8 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
9 7 (24.14%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (6.90%) VBScript
10 2 (6.90%) VB
11 1 (3.45%) PowerHouse
11 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.45%) Qualys
3 1 (3.45%) F5