The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Ealing region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 20.00% 11.43% 18.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 88.89% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 20.00% 12.86% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 6
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
London

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Ealing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

Linux
Salary Trend in Ealing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Ealing region.

Linux Salary Trend in Ealing

Linux
Salary Histogram in Ealing

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Ealing region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Ealing

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Shell Script
2 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Sybase
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Data Management
4 4 (21.05%) Content Management
4 4 (21.05%) OLTP
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Chemistry
4 4 (21.05%) QA
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (21.05%) Publishing
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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.

Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) OLTP
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Test Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Systems Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) DBA
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Assistant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Assistant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) Data Management
2 4 (21.05%) Content Management
2 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase
3 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards