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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 83 60 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 20.15% 15.54% 18.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.70% 47.24% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 76 43 94
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £26,780 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
174 127 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 42.23% 32.90% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 159 108 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crawley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 99 (66.89%) Apache
2 84 (56.76%) Java
3 76 (51.35%) Tomcat
4 67 (45.27%) MySQL
5 58 (39.19%) Software Engineering
6 52 (35.14%) Red Hat
7 51 (34.46%) jQuery
8 50 (33.78%) Degree
9 49 (33.11%) Spring
10 46 (31.08%) MVC
10 46 (31.08%) JavaScript
11 43 (29.05%) Web Services
12 41 (27.70%) SQL
12 41 (27.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 40 (27.03%) HTML
13 40 (27.03%) CSS
14 38 (25.68%) Telecoms
14 38 (25.68%) RabbitMQ
15 36 (24.32%) JSP
15 36 (24.32%) UNIX
15 36 (24.32%) C++
16 35 (23.65%) SQL Server
16 35 (23.65%) Windows
17 33 (22.30%) J2EE
18 29 (19.59%) Computer Science
18 29 (19.59%) Ajax
19 27 (18.24%) Hibernate
20 26 (17.57%) Oracle
20 26 (17.57%) C
21 25 (16.89%) TDD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 99 (66.89%) Apache
2 76 (51.35%) Tomcat
3 25 (16.89%) Apache Solr
4 16 (10.81%) nginx
5 7 (4.73%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (7.43%) MS Office
2 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.86%) Firewall
2 21 (14.19%) DNS
3 16 (10.81%) DHCP
4 11 (7.43%) BIG-IP
5 10 (6.76%) HTTP
5 10 (6.76%) Internet
6 6 (4.05%) CTI
6 6 (4.05%) SNMP
7 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.03%) SSL
7 3 (2.03%) Wireless
8 2 (1.35%) WAN
8 2 (1.35%) LDAP
8 2 (1.35%) LAN
9 1 (0.68%) VoIP
9 1 (0.68%) GPRS
9 1 (0.68%) SAN
9 1 (0.68%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (45.27%) MySQL
2 35 (23.65%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.73%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.68%) UniData
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) Subversion
2 18 (12.16%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.81%) Behat
3 16 (10.81%) PHPUnit
3 16 (10.81%) Ant
4 15 (10.14%) JIRA
5 14 (9.46%) JUnit
5 14 (9.46%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.38%) Selenium
6 5 (3.38%) Maven
6 5 (3.38%) Mockito
7 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.70%) PVCS
8 3 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.03%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.03%) Rational Robot
8 3 (2.03%) JMeter
8 3 (2.03%) NUnit
8 3 (2.03%) WebLOAD
8 3 (2.03%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (25.68%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.05%) Electronics
2 6 (4.05%) Military
3 4 (2.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 92 (62.16%) Developer
2 61 (41.22%) Java Developer
3 28 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 28 (18.92%) Software Developer
4 23 (15.54%) Programmer
5 19 (12.84%) Java Programmer
6 18 (12.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (12.16%) Administrator
6 18 (12.16%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (10.14%) Java Software Developer
7 15 (10.14%) Software Programmer
7 15 (10.14%) Web Engineer
8 13 (8.78%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (8.78%) Senior Developer
9 12 (8.11%) Support Engineer
9 12 (8.11%) C++ Developer
10 11 (7.43%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.46%) jQuery
2 49 (33.11%) Spring
3 43 (29.05%) Web Services
4 40 (27.03%) HTML
4 40 (27.03%) CSS
5 38 (25.68%) RabbitMQ
6 36 (24.32%) JSP
7 33 (22.30%) J2EE
8 29 (19.59%) Ajax
9 27 (18.24%) Hibernate
10 25 (16.89%) Spring MVC
11 21 (14.19%) REST
11 21 (14.19%) JSON
12 19 (12.84%) XML
13 17 (11.49%) Servlets
14 11 (7.43%) Velocity
14 11 (7.43%) Dojo
14 11 (7.43%) XHTML
15 10 (6.76%) Qt
16 7 (4.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.08%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.05%) Visualisation
3 6 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.35%) Physics
5 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Open Source
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) iPhone
6 1 (0.68%) Telematics
6 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 36 (24.32%) UNIX
3 35 (23.65%) Windows
4 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.41%) Mac OS X
6 8 (5.41%) Mac OS
7 7 (4.73%) Solaris
8 6 (4.05%) Android
8 6 (4.05%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.03%) CentOS
11 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (39.19%) Software Engineering
2 46 (31.08%) MVC
3 25 (16.89%) TDD
4 21 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (13.51%) BDD
6 19 (12.84%) Web Development
6 19 (12.84%) E-Commerce
7 18 (12.16%) OO
7 18 (12.16%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (12.16%) OO PHP
8 17 (11.49%) Unit Testing
8 17 (11.49%) Multithreading
9 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (3.38%) Line Management
13 3 (2.03%) Test Automation
13 3 (2.03%) Software Testing
14 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Architecture
14 2 (1.35%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (56.76%) Java
2 46 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 41 (27.70%) SQL
4 36 (24.32%) C++
5 26 (17.57%) C
6 23 (15.54%) PHP
7 16 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 16 (10.81%) Python
8 13 (8.78%) C#
8 13 (8.78%) HQL
9 10 (6.76%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.41%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.70%) Ada
11 4 (2.70%) Assembly Language
12 3 (2.03%) Tcl
12 3 (2.03%) Perl
12 3 (2.03%) PHP5
13 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (33.78%) Degree
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (7.43%) OCPJP
4 8 (5.41%) MCP
5 6 (4.05%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.03%) ISEB
7 3 (2.03%) VCP4
7 3 (2.03%) CSQA
7 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.35%) MCITP
8 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.35%) OCP
8 2 (1.35%) HND
8 2 (1.35%) MCSE
8 2 (1.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.73%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.78%) vSphere
2 9 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.35%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.03%) Plesk
2 3 (2.03%) cPanel
3 2 (1.35%) SCCM
3 2 (1.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 52 (35.14%) Red Hat
2 26 (17.57%) Oracle
3 24 (16.22%) hybris
4 22 (14.86%) VMware
5 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 15 (10.14%) Endeca
7 11 (7.43%) Sun
8 5 (3.38%) Cisco
9 3 (2.03%) Google
9 3 (2.03%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.35%) Primavera
10 2 (1.35%) Citrix
10 2 (1.35%) NetApp
11 1 (0.68%) IBM
Crawley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago