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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 5.08% 16.95% 9.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.79% 43.48% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £28,000 £57,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.30% +130.00%
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
19 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 32.20% 38.98% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 9
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 2 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chiswick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chiswick

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (92.59%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) PHP
2 17 (62.96%) UNIX
2 17 (62.96%) Subversion
2 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (59.26%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) ActionScript
4 15 (55.56%) Flash
5 11 (40.74%) QA
6 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 9 (33.33%) Python
7 9 (33.33%) Apache
7 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
7 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) HTTP
7 9 (33.33%) Maven
8 8 (29.63%) Apache Flex
8 8 (29.63%) CruiseControl
8 8 (29.63%) SSH
8 8 (29.63%) Release Management
8 8 (29.63%) Software Architecture
8 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
8 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
8 8 (29.63%) Tcl
8 8 (29.63%) Internet
8 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
8 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chiswick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (33.33%) Apache
1 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 9 (33.33%) HTTP
3 8 (29.63%) SSL
3 8 (29.63%) Internet
3 8 (29.63%) SSH
4 7 (25.93%) SMS
5 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Informix
1 8 (29.63%) OLTP
1 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) MarkLogic
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Subversion
2 9 (33.33%) Maven
3 8 (29.63%) Ant
3 8 (29.63%) CruiseControl
3 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
1 8 (29.63%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
1 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
1 8 (29.63%) Integration Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Junior Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Junior Java Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Graduate
2 7 (25.93%) Junior
2 7 (25.93%) Graduate Java Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Release Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Flash
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) J2EE
3 8 (29.63%) Apache Flex
3 8 (29.63%) Servlets
3 8 (29.63%) J2SE
4 7 (25.93%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (7.41%) LAMP
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.93%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (29.63%) Software Architecture
2 8 (29.63%) OOP
2 8 (29.63%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
2 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Release Management
3 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Big Data Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) Analytics
3 7 (25.93%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) PHP
3 16 (59.26%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) ActionScript
5 9 (33.33%) Python
6 8 (29.63%) Tcl
6 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
6 8 (29.63%) Perl
7 7 (25.93%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (7.41%) VBScript
8 2 (7.41%) VB
8 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.70%) Qualys
3 1 (3.70%) F5