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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 58 62 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 14.61% 11.38% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.15% 39.24% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 21
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £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
118 158 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 29.72% 28.99% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 95 128 110
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 £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,900 £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 2 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crawley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 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 73 (64.04%) C++
2 67 (58.77%) C
3 61 (53.51%) SQL
4 59 (51.75%) Java
5 58 (50.88%) JavaScript
6 57 (50.00%) HTML
6 57 (50.00%) CSS
7 56 (49.12%) JSP
8 53 (46.49%) Oracle
9 48 (42.11%) Kalman Filter
10 46 (40.35%) Multithreading
10 46 (40.35%) Assembly Language
10 46 (40.35%) CTI
11 40 (35.09%) Windows
12 37 (32.46%) XML
13 33 (28.95%) Internet
14 32 (28.07%) Web Services
15 23 (20.18%) SOAP
15 23 (20.18%) HTTP
15 23 (20.18%) RESTful
16 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
17 20 (17.54%) Degree
18 18 (15.79%) MySQL
19 15 (13.16%) MS Office
19 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
20 14 (12.28%) JSF
20 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
20 14 (12.28%) Tomcat
21 13 (11.40%) Apache
21 13 (11.40%) Ajax

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 13 (11.40%) Apache
3 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.14%) IIS
5 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.26%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.39%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.88%) Lync
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.16%) MS Office
2 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (40.35%) CTI
2 33 (28.95%) Internet
3 23 (20.18%) HTTP
4 8 (7.02%) DNS
5 7 (6.14%) Firewall
6 6 (5.26%) DHCP
6 6 (5.26%) SAN
7 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.75%) VoIP
8 2 (1.75%) SNMP
8 2 (1.75%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) MySQL
2 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (7.02%) Eclipse
3 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.39%) Ant
4 5 (4.39%) Subversion
4 5 (4.39%) JIRA
5 2 (1.75%) Selenium
5 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (9.65%) Telecoms
1 11 (9.65%) Aerospace
1 11 (9.65%) Military
2 9 (7.89%) Avionics
3 7 (6.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (58.77%) Developer
2 53 (46.49%) C++ Developer
3 48 (42.11%) Analyst
4 46 (40.35%) Analyst Programmer
4 46 (40.35%) Programmer
4 46 (40.35%) Analyst Developer
4 46 (40.35%) C Developer
5 25 (21.93%) Web Developer
6 21 (18.42%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (3.51%) DBA
12 4 (3.51%) Web Engineer
13 3 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.00%) HTML
1 57 (50.00%) CSS
2 56 (49.12%) JSP
3 37 (32.46%) XML
4 32 (28.07%) Web Services
5 23 (20.18%) SOAP
5 23 (20.18%) RESTful
6 14 (12.28%) JSF
7 13 (11.40%) Ajax
8 10 (8.77%) Spring
9 9 (7.89%) jQuery
9 9 (7.89%) J2EE
10 8 (7.02%) JSON
11 7 (6.14%) Middleware
11 7 (6.14%) Qt
12 6 (5.26%) XHTML
12 6 (5.26%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.39%) Velocity
13 5 (4.39%) XSLT
14 4 (3.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.89%) Device Driver
2 9 (7.89%) Chip and PIN
3 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.14%) Visualisation
4 7 (6.14%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.39%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.75%) PKI
6 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.88%) Open Source
7 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (35.09%) Windows
2 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (9.65%) UNIX
4 9 (7.89%) VxWorks
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.14%) Apple iOS
6 7 (6.14%) Android
7 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.39%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.51%) Solaris
9 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) Kalman Filter
2 46 (40.35%) Multithreading
3 21 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 12 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.65%) Information Management
5 11 (9.65%) Communications Security
5 11 (9.65%) Unit Testing
5 11 (9.65%) Integration Testing
6 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (7.89%) Software Testing
6 9 (7.89%) Requirements Management
6 9 (7.89%) OO
7 8 (7.02%) ITIL
8 6 (5.26%) Web Design
9 5 (4.39%) UML
9 5 (4.39%) Project Management
9 5 (4.39%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.39%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.39%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (64.04%) C++
2 67 (58.77%) C
3 61 (53.51%) SQL
4 59 (51.75%) Java
5 58 (50.88%) JavaScript
6 46 (40.35%) Assembly Language
7 5 (4.39%) HQL
7 5 (4.39%) Ada
8 4 (3.51%) PHP
9 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.75%) Tcl
10 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Degree
2 11 (9.65%) MCP
2 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.02%) MCSE
4 4 (3.51%) MCSA
4 4 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.75%) HND
5 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) CCNP
5 2 (1.75%) CCNA
5 2 (1.75%) CISSP
5 2 (1.75%) CEH
5 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.51%) UAG
4 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.75%) Squid
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.88%) XenApp
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.75%) Nagios
3 2 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (46.49%) Oracle
2 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.53%) VMware
4 10 (8.77%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.02%) Citrix
6 6 (5.26%) hybris
7 5 (4.39%) Endeca
8 2 (1.75%) McAfee
8 2 (1.75%) Primavera
8 2 (1.75%) NetApp
8 2 (1.75%) Cisco
8 2 (1.75%) IBM
8 2 (1.75%) Qualys
8 2 (1.75%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.88%) Percona
9 1 (0.88%) Google
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