The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 12 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 17.62% 14.29% 1.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.96% 39.29% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 3
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,600 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,583 £60,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Croydon region.

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
54 84 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 27.98% 36.36% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 79 63
Median salary £47,500 £39,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Linux
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Croydon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Croydon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 24 (48.98%) Data Centre
2 23 (46.94%) Nagios
3 21 (42.86%) Perl
4 19 (38.78%) Apache
4 19 (38.78%) Telecoms
4 19 (38.78%) CentOS
4 19 (38.78%) Bash Shell
5 14 (28.57%) MySQL
6 13 (26.53%) PHP
6 13 (26.53%) LAMP
6 13 (26.53%) Asterisk PBX
7 12 (24.49%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (22.45%) VMware
8 11 (22.45%) Windows
9 10 (20.41%) Unix
10 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
10 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
11 8 (16.33%) C++
12 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 7 (14.29%) Cisco
12 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
13 6 (12.24%) Solaris
13 6 (12.24%) SQL
13 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (10.20%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
14 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (38.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (8.16%) SAN
2 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) BGP
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) IPsec
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) OSPF
4 1 (2.04%) RIP
4 1 (2.04%) TACACS
4 1 (2.04%) VLAN
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (38.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Administrator
2 25 (51.02%) Linux Administrator
2 25 (51.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 25 (51.02%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (24.49%) Network Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) C++ Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Embedded Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Embedded Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Agile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior C++ Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.08%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.04%) Arduino
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) CentOS
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) Unix
4 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (12.24%) Solaris
7 1 (2.04%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.20%) Cross-Platform Development
3 5 (10.20%) Multithreaded Programming
3 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
3 5 (10.20%) Scrum
3 5 (10.20%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.08%) DevOps
5 2 (4.08%) Microservices
5 2 (4.08%) TDD
5 2 (4.08%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.04%) Android Development
6 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.04%) High Availability
6 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.04%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Perl
2 19 (38.78%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.53%) PHP
4 8 (16.33%) C++
5 6 (12.24%) SQL
6 5 (10.20%) Java
6 5 (10.20%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) C
8 2 (4.08%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.08%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.08%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) C#
9 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) CCNA
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) XenApp
4 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) iptables
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.04%) vCloud
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) Nagios
2 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Cacti
5 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
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