The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Feltham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Feltham 6.90% 6.67% 29.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 16.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 21
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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 Feltham region.

Operating Systems Category
Feltham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Feltham 34.48% 40.00% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 35
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

Linux
Salary Trend in Feltham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Feltham

Linux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Feltham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Feltham 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 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Feltham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Feltham 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP