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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 6.45% 36.51% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 71.88% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 37.10% 50.79% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 11
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% +20.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 24 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chiswick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chiswick

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chiswick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) PHP5
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft