The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 28 4 21
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.45% 24.62% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 50.79% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 1
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Operating Systems Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 63 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.52% 48.46% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 23
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Linux
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Linux Salary Trend in Gatwick

Linux
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) JUnit
4 6 (30.00%) J2SE
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Maven
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) IIS
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) Office 365
6 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) BGP
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
1 3 (15.00%) Skype
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) NFC
2 1 (5.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) J2SE
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Debian
5 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) IISP
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
1 3 (15.00%) Opsview
1 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp