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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Croydon
Rank 22 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.95% 6.77% 5.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.16% 19.77% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 10
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £24,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,800 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%

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
31 86 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 17.61% 34.26% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 83 54
Median salary £26,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 28 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Croydon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
2 26 (49.06%) Nagios
3 25 (47.17%) Perl
4 24 (45.28%) Telecoms
4 24 (45.28%) Bash Shell
5 23 (43.40%) CentOS
6 19 (35.85%) Apache
7 16 (30.19%) Asterisk PBX
8 14 (26.42%) PHP
9 13 (24.53%) MySQL
10 12 (22.64%) Windows
10 12 (22.64%) LAMP
11 11 (20.75%) VMware
11 11 (20.75%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
12 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (16.98%) Unix
13 9 (16.98%) SQL
13 9 (16.98%) Finance
14 8 (15.09%) Solaris
14 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
14 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
15 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
16 6 (11.32%) Puppet
16 6 (11.32%) SAN
16 6 (11.32%) C++
16 6 (11.32%) Open Source
16 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
17 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
17 5 (9.43%) Cisco

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 (35.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (11.32%) SAN
3 4 (7.55%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) BGP
4 2 (3.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.77%) LDAP
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) VPLS
4 2 (3.77%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 24 (45.28%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Administrator
2 26 (49.06%) Linux Administrator
2 26 (49.06%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (47.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (20.75%) Network Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Embedded Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Agile Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) YAML
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Arduino
4 1 (1.89%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) CentOS
2 12 (22.64%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (16.98%) Unix
5 8 (15.09%) Solaris
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.77%) AIX
8 1 (1.89%) Android
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Open Source
1 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
2 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.55%) Cross-Platform Development
3 4 (7.55%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
3 4 (7.55%) Scrum
3 4 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Ticket Management
5 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.77%) Microservices
5 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.77%) Security Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.89%) TDD
6 1 (1.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) Perl
2 24 (45.28%) Bash Shell
3 14 (26.42%) PHP
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) Java
6 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.66%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) XenApp
3 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.77%) Docker
4 2 (3.77%) iptables
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.77%) NFS
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) vCloud
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (49.06%) Nagios
2 6 (11.32%) Puppet
3 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.55%) Ansible
4 4 (7.55%) Cacti
4 4 (7.55%) CFEngine
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.77%) SCCM
7 1 (1.89%) Foglight
7 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) VMware
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) NetApp
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
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