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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.97% 16.11% 21.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.56% 38.67% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 38
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £44,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,250 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 75 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 36.78% 41.67% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 50 59 70
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £43,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
London

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 29 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 36 (52.17%) SQL
2 30 (43.48%) Java
3 28 (40.58%) Finance
4 24 (34.78%) Windows
5 23 (33.33%) Internet
6 21 (30.43%) Banking
7 19 (27.54%) Firewall
7 19 (27.54%) C
7 19 (27.54%) MS Office
8 17 (24.64%) MCP
8 17 (24.64%) UNIX
8 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (24.64%) Blackberry
8 17 (24.64%) Mac OS X
8 17 (24.64%) Mac OS
8 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (23.19%) Oracle
10 14 (20.29%) C++
11 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (17.39%) Multithreading
12 12 (17.39%) JUnit
12 12 (17.39%) Solaris
13 11 (15.94%) C#
13 11 (15.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (15.94%) JIRA
13 11 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (14.49%) Bash Shell
14 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
14 10 (14.49%) Front Office
15 9 (13.04%) Risk Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (1.45%) Apache
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.45%) Confluence
1 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.33%) Internet
2 19 (27.54%) Firewall
3 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 2 (2.90%) SAN
4 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.90%) IPsec
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.90%) Network Security
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.90%) FWSM
5 1 (1.45%) Multicast
5 1 (1.45%) NAS
5 1 (1.45%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.45%) FCoE
5 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.45%) DHCP
5 1 (1.45%) LAN
5 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) JUnit
2 11 (15.94%) JIRA
3 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.70%) LoadRunner
5 4 (5.80%) PVCS
5 4 (5.80%) Toad
5 4 (5.80%) WinRunner
6 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.45%) Hudson
8 1 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 21 (30.43%) Banking
3 10 (14.49%) Front Office
4 4 (5.80%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Advertising
6 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 17 (24.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Analyst Programmer
4 12 (17.39%) Programmer
5 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.35%) Java Programmer
9 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Programme Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.90%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Security Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.90%) STL
2 2 (2.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.70%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Mac OS X
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (24.64%) Mac OS
2 17 (24.64%) UNIX
3 12 (17.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (17.39%) Multithreading
3 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 9 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (13.04%) OO
3 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 9 (13.04%) Low Latency
4 6 (8.70%) TDD
4 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
6 4 (5.80%) Scrum
6 4 (5.80%) Data Management
6 4 (5.80%) ETL
6 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
6 4 (5.80%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) SQL
2 30 (43.48%) Java
3 19 (27.54%) C
4 14 (20.29%) C++
5 11 (15.94%) C#
6 10 (14.49%) Bash Shell
7 9 (13.04%) Lua
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Python
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) MCP
2 3 (4.35%) CCNA
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
3 2 (2.90%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) CISSP
4 1 (1.45%) CISA
4 1 (1.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) SRDF
2 1 (1.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) 29West
3 7 (10.14%) HP
4 5 (7.25%) Sybase
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco
5 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) Cognos
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 1 (1.45%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.45%) Intel
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Sun