The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 66 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 15.46% 9.85% 6.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.77% 36.96% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 29
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 138 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 30.44% 26.64% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 123
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Linux
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Linux Salary Trend in Crawley

Linux
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crawley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 81 (63.28%) C++
2 74 (57.81%) C
3 65 (50.78%) SQL
4 62 (48.44%) JavaScript
5 59 (46.09%) Java
5 59 (46.09%) Oracle
6 56 (43.75%) HTML
6 56 (43.75%) CSS
7 55 (42.97%) JSP
8 50 (39.06%) Kalman Filter
9 48 (37.50%) Multithreading
9 48 (37.50%) Assembly Language
9 48 (37.50%) CTI
10 46 (35.94%) Windows
11 38 (29.69%) XML
12 35 (27.34%) Web Services
12 35 (27.34%) Internet
13 25 (19.53%) Software Engineering
14 24 (18.75%) RESTful
14 24 (18.75%) SOAP
14 24 (18.75%) HTTP
15 22 (17.19%) Degree
16 18 (14.06%) MySQL
16 18 (14.06%) MS Office
17 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (11.72%) Ajax
18 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
18 15 (11.72%) Configuration Management
18 15 (11.72%) VMware
19 14 (10.94%) Apache

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 14 (10.94%) Apache
1 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.03%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.34%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.78%) Lync
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (14.06%) MS Office
2 11 (8.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) IaaS
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (37.50%) CTI
2 35 (27.34%) Internet
3 24 (18.75%) HTTP
4 12 (9.38%) DNS
5 10 (7.81%) Firewall
6 7 (5.47%) SAN
6 7 (5.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.69%) DHCP
8 5 (3.91%) SNMP
8 5 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.56%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.56%) LDAP
9 2 (1.56%) VoIP
9 2 (1.56%) SSL
10 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) MySQL
2 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.91%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.91%) Subversion
2 5 (3.91%) JIRA
3 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.34%) Ant
5 2 (1.56%) PVCS
5 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 13 (10.16%) Aerospace
1 13 (10.16%) Military
2 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.03%) Avionics
3 9 (7.03%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (54.69%) Developer
2 57 (44.53%) C++ Developer
3 50 (39.06%) Analyst
4 48 (37.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 48 (37.50%) Programmer
4 48 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
4 48 (37.50%) C Developer
5 26 (20.31%) Web Developer
6 25 (19.53%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.59%) Support Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Administrator
9 8 (6.25%) DBA
9 8 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.91%) Java Software Engineer
13 4 (3.13%) Web Engineer
14 3 (2.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (43.75%) HTML
1 56 (43.75%) CSS
2 55 (42.97%) JSP
3 38 (29.69%) XML
4 35 (27.34%) Web Services
5 24 (18.75%) SOAP
5 24 (18.75%) RESTful
6 15 (11.72%) Ajax
7 12 (9.38%) JSF
8 11 (8.59%) Qt
9 10 (7.81%) J2EE
10 9 (7.03%) jQuery
11 8 (6.25%) JSON
11 8 (6.25%) Spring
12 7 (5.47%) Middleware
13 5 (3.91%) Spring MVC
14 4 (3.13%) Servlets
15 3 (2.34%) XSLT
15 3 (2.34%) XHTML
15 3 (2.34%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.03%) Device Driver
2 9 (7.03%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (7.03%) Visualisation
2 9 (7.03%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (4.69%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) PKI
4 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.56%) User Experience
4 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.78%) Open Source
5 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.94%) Windows
2 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (10.94%) UNIX
4 10 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.03%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.03%) Android
5 9 (7.03%) VxWorks
6 8 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.47%) Solaris
8 6 (4.69%) Mac OS X
8 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.69%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (39.06%) Kalman Filter
2 48 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 25 (19.53%) Software Engineering
4 15 (11.72%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 11 (8.59%) Communications Security
6 11 (8.59%) Unit Testing
6 11 (8.59%) Information Management
7 9 (7.03%) OO
7 9 (7.03%) Requirements Management
7 9 (7.03%) Software Testing
7 9 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.25%) ITIL
8 8 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.69%) Web Design
9 6 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.91%) MVC
10 5 (3.91%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (3.91%) UML
10 5 (3.91%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.28%) C++
2 74 (57.81%) C
3 65 (50.78%) SQL
4 62 (48.44%) JavaScript
5 59 (46.09%) Java
6 48 (37.50%) Assembly Language
7 7 (5.47%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.47%) Ada
8 4 (3.13%) PHP
9 3 (2.34%) HQL
10 2 (1.56%) Tcl
10 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (17.19%) Degree
2 12 (9.38%) MCP
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.03%) MCSE
4 4 (3.13%) MCSA
4 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.56%) HND
5 2 (1.56%) CCNP
5 2 (1.56%) CCNA
5 2 (1.56%) CISSP
5 2 (1.56%) OCP
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.56%) CEH
5 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.13%) UAG
4 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.34%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.56%) Squid
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.78%) XenApp
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) SCCM
2 7 (5.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.56%) Nagios
3 2 (1.56%) Nessus
3 2 (1.56%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 59 (46.09%) Oracle
2 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.72%) VMware
3 10 (7.81%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.03%) Citrix
5 4 (3.13%) Cisco
6 3 (2.34%) IBM
6 3 (2.34%) Endeca
6 3 (2.34%) hybris
7 2 (1.56%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.56%) Qualys
7 2 (1.56%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.56%) McAfee
7 2 (1.56%) Primavera
7 2 (1.56%) NetApp
8 1 (0.78%) Google
8 1 (0.78%) Percona
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