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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.04% 6.49% 25.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 17.54% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 37
Average salary £41,750 £47,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.10% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,550 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,450 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
26 57 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 56.52% 37.01% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 67
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £100,000 £69,500
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 10 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Unix
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) IIS
6 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
7 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (25.00%) CentOS
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
8 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
8 5 (20.83%) Network Design
8 5 (20.83%) Web Design
8 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
8 5 (20.83%) VPN
8 5 (20.83%) VoIP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (29.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon S3
2 5 (20.83%) Route 53
2 5 (20.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) VLAN
4 5 (20.83%) VoIP
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) DEFINITY
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) LAN
8 1 (4.17%) BGP
8 1 (4.17%) DWDM
8 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.17%) MPLS
8 1 (4.17%) OSPF
8 1 (4.17%) SDH
8 1 (4.17%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) KDB
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
2 5 (20.83%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) GitLab
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) TestNG
5 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Django Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) Celery
3 1 (4.17%) Django
3 1 (4.17%) DOM
3 1 (4.17%) Ember.js
3 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) JMS
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) Lucene
3 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Equities
4 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) CentOS
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.17%) Android
8 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 5 (20.83%) Network Design
4 5 (20.83%) Web Design
5 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Programming
8 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.17%) Network Management
8 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
8 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.17%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
4 4 (16.67%) HNC
4 4 (16.67%) HND
4 4 (16.67%) MCSE
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) Endace
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
4 4 (16.67%) Avaya
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Altiris
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Perforce
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) Solace
6 1 (4.17%) Caplin
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Nortel
6 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.17%) SevOne