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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 4.76% 7.81% 11.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 21.74% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% -19.41%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
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
22 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 34.92% 35.94% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 10
Average salary £38,000 £28,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -34.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chiswick

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) JDeveloper
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chiswick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (28.57%) JDeveloper
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) PHP5
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) SAP