The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Specialist
Rank 325 312 314
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.065% 0.075% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.081% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £52,500 £58,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +23.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11422 11165 12223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.26% 93.25% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9566 9803 11143
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Specialist
London

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Linux Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Linux Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Linux Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) JBoss
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) PaaS
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) Redmine
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (25.00%) IaaS
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) AIX
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) DB2

Linux Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Redmine
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago