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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.26% 16.67% 19.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.64% 49.15% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 30
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
69 59 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 45.70% 33.91% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 69
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 25 (54.35%) UNIX
2 24 (52.17%) Java
3 22 (47.83%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) Oracle
5 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
5 16 (34.78%) DNS
5 16 (34.78%) Legal
5 16 (34.78%) Bash Shell
6 15 (32.61%) Firewall
6 15 (32.61%) Perl
7 14 (30.43%) Apache
8 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco
8 13 (28.26%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
8 13 (28.26%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) HP
10 11 (23.91%) Citrix
10 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
11 10 (21.74%) CheckPoint
11 10 (21.74%) Dell
11 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 10 (21.74%) Windows
11 10 (21.74%) Riverbed
11 10 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (21.74%) NetScaler
12 9 (19.57%) VMware
12 9 (19.57%) PHP
13 8 (17.39%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 14 (30.43%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) Node.js
4 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) Firewall
3 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (21.74%) NetScaler
5 7 (15.22%) VPN
6 6 (13.04%) DHCP
7 5 (10.87%) Network Security
7 5 (10.87%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.52%) IPv4
8 3 (6.52%) IPv6
9 2 (4.35%) SAN
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.17%) HSRP
10 1 (2.17%) NAS
10 1 (2.17%) VRRP
10 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) Big Data
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) GCC
1 5 (10.87%) GDB
2 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Ant
2 3 (6.52%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) JConsole
3 2 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Legal
3 7 (15.22%) Front Office
4 4 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Applications Support
2 12 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Web Support Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Web Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) C++ Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Junior
10 2 (4.35%) Junior Support Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) ActiveMQ
1 13 (28.26%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) Spring
4 3 (6.52%) Dojo
4 3 (6.52%) LESS
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.35%) HTML
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) XSLT
5 2 (4.35%) JMS
5 2 (4.35%) Middleware
5 2 (4.35%) LAMP
5 2 (4.35%) WAMP
6 1 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) Pandas
6 1 (2.17%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.52%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) UNIX
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.22%) Reverse Engineering
2 7 (15.22%) Low Latency
2 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (10.87%) Market Making
3 5 (10.87%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (10.87%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum
6 2 (4.35%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 15 (32.61%) Perl
4 9 (19.57%) PHP
5 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) Python
6 7 (15.22%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) Cisco
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) HP
4 11 (23.91%) Citrix
4 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
5 10 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 10 (21.74%) Dell
5 10 (21.74%) Riverbed
6 9 (19.57%) VMware
7 1 (2.17%) Teradata
7 1 (2.17%) Altiris
7 1 (2.17%) Sybase
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) Remedy