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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.23% 8.05% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.98% 24.56% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 6
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
63 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.81% 32.76% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 57
Median salary £34,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,150
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 27 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Croydon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 14 (36.84%) Java
1 14 (36.84%) Unix
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) Puppet
4 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (28.95%) Load Balancing
4 11 (28.95%) Internet
4 11 (28.95%) Nagios
4 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
5 10 (26.32%) Python
5 10 (26.32%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
6 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
7 8 (21.05%) Perl
7 8 (21.05%) PHP
7 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
7 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
7 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (21.05%) NAS
7 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 7 (18.42%) MySQL
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL
9 6 (15.79%) Windows
9 6 (15.79%) Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.16%) DevOps
10 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (13.16%) CentOS
10 5 (13.16%) Marketing
10 5 (13.16%) Data Centre

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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) MQSeries
2 4 (10.53%) nginx
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) GitHub
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
3 8 (21.05%) NAS
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) FTP
4 5 (13.16%) HTTP
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
5 4 (10.53%) IPsec
5 4 (10.53%) LDAP
5 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 3 (7.89%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (7.89%) DNS
6 3 (7.89%) SMTP
7 2 (5.26%) SNMP
8 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 5 (13.16%) Marketing
4 3 (7.89%) Advertising
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Administrator
1 10 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (23.68%) Development Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (21.05%) Java Development Manager
4 7 (18.42%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.79%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Unix Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Junior
6 4 (10.53%) VMWare Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) LAMP
1 4 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.63%) Fintech
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Unix
2 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) CentOS
5 4 (10.53%) Debian
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.63%) AIX
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.63%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
7 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Configuration Management
1 11 (28.95%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Online Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) BCP
7 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
3 8 (21.05%) PHP
4 4 (10.53%) C
5 3 (7.89%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) HND
3 2 (5.26%) CISA
3 2 (5.26%) CISM
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) IISP
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Samba
3 3 (7.89%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 11 (28.95%) Nagios
3 3 (7.89%) Cacti
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Ansible
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
5 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) F5
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) BMC
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Facebook
7 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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