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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 16.98% 14.36% 18.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 43.33% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 25
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,750 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
72 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.28% 33.15% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 52
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 June 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 23 (52.27%) Java
1 23 (52.27%) UNIX
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
3 16 (36.36%) Legal
3 16 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 16 (36.36%) Oracle
3 16 (36.36%) DNS
4 15 (34.09%) Firewall
4 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
5 14 (31.82%) Perl
5 14 (31.82%) Apache
6 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco
6 13 (29.55%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
6 13 (29.55%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) HP
8 11 (25.00%) Citrix
9 10 (22.73%) Dell
9 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
9 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
9 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 10 (22.73%) Riverbed
9 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
10 9 (20.45%) VMware
10 9 (20.45%) Windows
10 9 (20.45%) PHP
11 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 16 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 14 (31.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Node.js
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.27%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) DNS
2 15 (34.09%) Firewall
3 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
5 7 (15.91%) VPN
6 6 (13.64%) DHCP
7 5 (11.36%) Network Security
7 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.82%) IPv4
8 3 (6.82%) IPv6
9 2 (4.55%) SAN
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.27%) NAS
10 1 (2.27%) VRRP
10 1 (2.27%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) GCC
1 4 (9.09%) GDB
2 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) Ant
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) JConsole
3 2 (4.55%) Hudson
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Legal
3 6 (13.64%) Front Office
4 4 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Applications Support
2 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Applications Support Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Web Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Web Support Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) C++ Developer
9 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Junior
10 2 (4.55%) Junior Support Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) ActiveMQ
1 13 (29.55%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (15.91%) Web Services
3 5 (11.36%) Spring
4 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.82%) Dojo
4 3 (6.82%) LESS
5 2 (4.55%) JMS
5 2 (4.55%) XML
5 2 (4.55%) XSLT
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.55%) CSS
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) .NET
5 2 (4.55%) Middleware
5 2 (4.55%) WAMP
5 2 (4.55%) LAMP
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
6 1 (2.27%) Pandas
6 1 (2.27%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Replication
4 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.91%) Reverse Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (13.64%) Low Latency
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (11.36%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (9.09%) Market Making
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
3 14 (31.82%) Perl
4 9 (20.45%) PHP
5 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Python
6 6 (13.64%) C++
7 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Puppet
2 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle
2 13 (29.55%) Cisco
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) HP
4 11 (25.00%) Citrix
5 10 (22.73%) Dell
5 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 10 (22.73%) CheckPoint
5 10 (22.73%) Riverbed
6 9 (20.45%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) Altiris
7 1 (2.27%) Teradata
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy