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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 99 57 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 26.33% 11.42% 14.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.10% 35.40% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 86 43 70
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £43,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,568
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.47%
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
183 161 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 48.67% 32.26% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 169 131 174
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Crawley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 114 (62.64%) Apache
2 104 (57.14%) Java
3 100 (54.95%) Tomcat
4 85 (46.70%) MySQL
5 73 (40.11%) Software Engineering
6 71 (39.01%) Red Hat
7 64 (35.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (32.97%) MVC
9 55 (30.22%) HTML
9 55 (30.22%) CSS
9 55 (30.22%) jQuery
10 54 (29.67%) Spring
11 51 (28.02%) Degree
11 51 (28.02%) Windows
12 48 (26.37%) RabbitMQ
13 47 (25.82%) Apache Solr
13 47 (25.82%) Telecoms
14 46 (25.27%) VMware
15 44 (24.18%) SQL
15 44 (24.18%) SQL Server
16 43 (23.63%) UNIX
17 42 (23.08%) JavaScript
18 40 (21.98%) Web Services
19 37 (20.33%) JSP
20 36 (19.78%) C++
20 36 (19.78%) hybris
21 35 (19.23%) J2EE
21 35 (19.23%) TDD
22 34 (18.68%) Firewall
23 33 (18.13%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 114 (62.64%) Apache
2 100 (54.95%) Tomcat
3 47 (25.82%) Apache Solr
4 26 (14.29%) nginx
5 3 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.10%) Lync
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (6.59%) MS Office
2 5 (2.75%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Teamcenter
1 4 (2.20%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.68%) Firewall
2 24 (13.19%) DNS
3 19 (10.44%) DHCP
3 19 (10.44%) BIG-IP
4 12 (6.59%) Internet
5 9 (4.95%) HTTP
6 5 (2.75%) VoIP
7 4 (2.20%) WAN
7 4 (2.20%) LAN
8 3 (1.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.65%) SSL
8 3 (1.65%) Wireless
8 3 (1.65%) CTI
9 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.10%) Network Security
9 2 (1.10%) SAN
9 2 (1.10%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.55%) GPRS
10 1 (0.55%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (46.70%) MySQL
2 44 (24.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.55%) UniData
Development Applications
1 29 (15.93%) Eclipse
2 27 (14.84%) Subversion
3 21 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.99%) Ant
5 19 (10.44%) Behat
5 19 (10.44%) PHPUnit
5 19 (10.44%) JUnit
6 14 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 12 (6.59%) Mockito
7 12 (6.59%) Maven
8 9 (4.95%) JIRA
9 4 (2.20%) Selenium
9 4 (2.20%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.65%) Appium
10 3 (1.65%) Calabash
10 3 (1.65%) LoadUI
10 3 (1.65%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.65%) JMeter
10 3 (1.65%) WebLOAD
10 3 (1.65%) NUnit
General
1 47 (25.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.10%) Military
3 2 (1.10%) Back Office
3 2 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Publishing
4 1 (0.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 104 (57.14%) Developer
2 72 (39.56%) Java Developer
3 44 (24.18%) Software Engineer
4 36 (19.78%) Software Developer
5 30 (16.48%) Java Software Engineer
6 26 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 26 (14.29%) Web Engineer
7 25 (13.74%) Administrator
8 23 (12.64%) Linux Administrator
9 19 (10.44%) Systems Administrator
10 18 (9.89%) Java Software Developer
10 18 (9.89%) Java Programmer
10 18 (9.89%) Programmer
11 17 (9.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 16 (8.79%) Support Engineer
13 13 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (6.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 12 (6.59%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (30.22%) HTML
1 55 (30.22%) CSS
1 55 (30.22%) jQuery
2 54 (29.67%) Spring
3 48 (26.37%) RabbitMQ
4 40 (21.98%) Web Services
5 37 (20.33%) JSP
6 35 (19.23%) J2EE
7 31 (17.03%) REST
8 30 (16.48%) Spring MVC
9 28 (15.38%) Ajax
10 27 (14.84%) Hibernate
10 27 (14.84%) JSON
11 23 (12.64%) Servlets
12 13 (7.14%) SOAP
13 9 (4.95%) XHTML
14 8 (4.40%) Velocity
14 8 (4.40%) J2SE
14 8 (4.40%) XML
15 6 (3.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.59%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.30%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.65%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.65%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.10%) Clustering
7 2 (1.10%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 2 (1.10%) Physics
7 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.55%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) GIS
8 1 (0.55%) Telematics
8 1 (0.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 64 (35.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 51 (28.02%) Windows
3 43 (23.63%) UNIX
4 23 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.59%) Mac OS
6 12 (6.59%) Mac OS X
7 8 (4.40%) CentOS
8 6 (3.30%) VxWorks
8 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.55%) Solaris
10 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (40.11%) Software Engineering
2 60 (32.97%) MVC
3 35 (19.23%) TDD
4 29 (15.93%) OO
5 26 (14.29%) Web Development
6 24 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.64%) BDD
7 23 (12.64%) SDLC
8 21 (11.54%) OO PHP
9 20 (10.99%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (10.44%) Unit Testing
11 18 (9.89%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.95%) Multithreading
13 9 (4.95%) Validation
14 8 (4.40%) OOD
14 8 (4.40%) UML
14 8 (4.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 104 (57.14%) Java
2 44 (24.18%) SQL
3 42 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.78%) C++
5 33 (18.13%) PHP
6 21 (11.54%) C
7 19 (10.44%) HQL
7 19 (10.44%) T-SQL
7 19 (10.44%) Python
8 13 (7.14%) C#
8 13 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.30%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.75%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.10%) PHP5
12 2 (1.10%) Tcl
12 2 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (28.02%) Degree
2 12 (6.59%) MCP
3 7 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.30%) MCITP
4 6 (3.30%) OCPJP
4 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.30%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.20%) CCNP
6 4 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.20%) HND
7 2 (1.10%) CSQA
7 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.10%) ISEB
7 2 (1.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.64%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.20%) SLA
3 3 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.74%) vSphere
2 19 (10.44%) iptables
3 17 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.30%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.30%) Firmware
4 6 (3.30%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.30%) Varnish
5 2 (1.10%) XenServer
5 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.10%) NFS
6 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) SCCM
1 6 (3.30%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) cPanel
3 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.55%) Plesk
Vendors
1 71 (39.01%) Red Hat
2 46 (25.27%) VMware
3 36 (19.78%) hybris
4 27 (14.84%) Microsoft
5 19 (10.44%) Endeca
6 16 (8.79%) Oracle
7 9 (4.95%) Cisco
8 8 (4.40%) NetApp
9 6 (3.30%) Sun
9 6 (3.30%) Progress
10 4 (2.20%) Google
11 2 (1.10%) EMC
11 2 (1.10%) Citrix
11 2 (1.10%) Nimsoft
12 1 (0.55%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.55%) SAP
12 1 (0.55%) Adobe
12 1 (0.55%) Zend
Crawley, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday