The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coulsdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coulsdon 12.50% - 37.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £23,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 Coulsdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Coulsdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coulsdon 12.50% - 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £23,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Coulsdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Coulsdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Coulsdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Coulsdon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Coulsdon

Linux
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Coulsdon

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coulsdon 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Lync

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coulsdon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coulsdon 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple