The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Docklands, London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 23.04% 17.24% 23.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.38% 52.24% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 51
Average salary £80,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.97% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 67 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 43.98% 33.00% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 43 76
Average salary £65,000 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.07% +14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
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Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Linux
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Linux Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Linux
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 31 (49.21%) UNIX
2 27 (42.86%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Java
3 25 (39.68%) Windows
4 24 (38.10%) Finance
5 23 (36.51%) Banking
6 16 (25.40%) Oracle
6 16 (25.40%) Internet
7 15 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (17.46%) HP
10 10 (15.87%) Cisco
10 10 (15.87%) MS Office
10 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
10 10 (15.87%) Firewall
10 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
10 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (12.70%) Mac OS
11 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (12.70%) Blackberry
11 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
11 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (12.70%) TDD
11 8 (12.70%) Solaris
11 8 (12.70%) MCP
11 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.70%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (6.35%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (6.35%) Confluence
1 4 (6.35%) Apache
1 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) Internet
2 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.87%) Firewall
3 6 (9.52%) NAS
3 6 (9.52%) Multicast
3 6 (9.52%) FCoE
3 6 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (9.52%) LAN
3 6 (9.52%) WAN
3 6 (9.52%) SAN
4 5 (7.94%) LDAP
5 4 (6.35%) HTTP
5 4 (6.35%) DMZ
5 4 (6.35%) SSL
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.17%) Network Security
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.17%) FWSM
6 2 (3.17%) IPsec
6 2 (3.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (9.52%) JUnit
2 6 (9.52%) LoadRunner
3 4 (6.35%) JIRA
3 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.76%) Toad
4 3 (4.76%) WinRunner
4 3 (4.76%) PVCS
4 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) Hudson
5 2 (3.17%) Ant
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 23 (36.51%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.17%) Front Office
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Architect
2 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.52%) IT Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (7.94%) Programmer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Programmer
7 4 (6.35%) Web Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (3.17%) STL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (12.70%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.94%) Open Source
2 5 (7.94%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.17%) Equities
4 2 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) UNIX
2 25 (39.68%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.70%) Mac OS
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (12.70%) Solaris
3 8 (12.70%) Mac OS X
4 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.59%) SUSE
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
2 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
3 8 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
3 8 (12.70%) TDD
4 7 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
5 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.52%) Benchmarking
6 5 (7.94%) Test Strategy
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.94%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.35%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
7 4 (6.35%) Change Management
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) SQL
2 25 (39.68%) Java
3 8 (12.70%) C
4 7 (11.11%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) Python
6 4 (6.35%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) VBScript
7 3 (4.76%) VB
7 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.17%) VBA
8 2 (3.17%) C#
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) MCP
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.35%) CCNA
3 2 (3.17%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.17%) CISA
3 2 (3.17%) CISM
3 2 (3.17%) CCNP
3 2 (3.17%) CISSP
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) NFS
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) SRDF
3 1 (1.59%) Samba
3 1 (1.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.76%) YUM
2 3 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.59%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) HP
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.11%) EMC
6 6 (9.52%) Intel
6 6 (9.52%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) JBoss
7 4 (6.35%) Sybase
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.76%) Cognos
9 2 (3.17%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.59%) IBM
10 1 (1.59%) BMC
10 1 (1.59%) Veritas
10 1 (1.59%) VMware
10 1 (1.59%) 3PAR