The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Darlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington - - 28.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
Durham

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Darlington region.

Operating Systems Category
Darlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Darlington 4.35% 15.87% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 16
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Darlington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Darlington

Linux
Salary Trend in Darlington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Darlington

Linux
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Darlington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 50
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Darlington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Darlington 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sage