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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 6.67% 18.97% 12.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 45.83% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
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
16 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chiswick 35.56% 41.38% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 6
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chiswick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chiswick

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) UNIX
3 13 (61.90%) Subversion
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (57.14%) PHP
5 11 (52.38%) Java
5 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (47.62%) ActionScript
6 10 (47.62%) Flash
7 9 (42.86%) QA
8 7 (33.33%) Release Management
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 6 (28.57%) HTTP
9 6 (28.57%) Python
9 6 (28.57%) Apache
9 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 6 (28.57%) Maven
10 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
10 5 (23.81%) SSH
10 5 (23.81%) Apache Flex
10 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 5 (23.81%) Software Architecture
10 5 (23.81%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (23.81%) REST
10 5 (23.81%) Analytics
10 5 (23.81%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chiswick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
3 5 (23.81%) SSH
3 5 (23.81%) SSL
3 5 (23.81%) SMS
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
1 5 (23.81%) Informix
1 5 (23.81%) OLTP
1 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MarkLogic
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Subversion
2 6 (28.57%) Maven
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (23.81%) Ant
3 5 (23.81%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Release Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Integration Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Graduate Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Graduate
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Junior Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Junior Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Junior
2 5 (23.81%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Flash
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Flex
3 5 (23.81%) REST
3 5 (23.81%) Servlets
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE
3 5 (23.81%) J2SE
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) LAMP
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.76%) Guice
5 1 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile Payment
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Release Management
3 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Software Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
3 11 (52.38%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) ActionScript
5 6 (28.57%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) ActionScript 3.0
6 5 (23.81%) Perl
6 5 (23.81%) Tcl
6 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.52%) VBScript
7 2 (9.52%) VB
7 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Qualys
3 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec