The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 22 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.30% 25.44% 17.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 55.13% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 26
Average salary £47,500 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £55,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,800 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 78 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.70% 46.15% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 67 45
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (58.06%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) UNIX
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) MySQL
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.81%) Legal
6 8 (25.81%) Firewall
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (22.58%) .NET
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (22.58%) JBoss
7 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
7 7 (22.58%) Nagios
8 6 (19.35%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco
8 6 (19.35%) HP
8 6 (19.35%) IIS
8 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
8 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
8 6 (19.35%) SaaS
8 6 (19.35%) Apache Camel
8 6 (19.35%) CyberSource
9 5 (16.13%) DevOps
9 5 (16.13%) Opsview
9 5 (16.13%) TEOCO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) JBoss
2 6 (19.35%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Solr
4 3 (9.68%) Node.js
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (16.13%) NetScaler
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) IPv4
3 3 (9.68%) IPv6
3 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) HBase
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) Hudson
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Legal
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.13%) Billing
5 3 (9.68%) Front Office
6 1 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
2 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Graduate
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (19.35%) Apache Camel
4 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
4 5 (16.13%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) Dojo
6 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.45%) LESS
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) Pandas
7 1 (3.23%) WAMP
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) UNIX
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Debian
4 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) CRM
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.68%) BDD
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) VBScript
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) VCP4
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Nagios
2 5 (16.13%) Opsview
3 3 (9.68%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) CyberSource
4 5 (16.13%) Riverbed
4 5 (16.13%) TEOCO
4 5 (16.13%) Dell
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (3.23%) 29West
6 1 (3.23%) Teradata