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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 4 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.35% 22.13% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 50.94% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 3
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
17 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.32% 43.44% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 37
Median salary £49,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £20,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 31 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 6 (33.33%) J2SE
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) JUnit
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
5 5 (27.78%) IIS
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (27.78%) Office 365
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) Opsview
6 4 (22.22%) Coaching
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014

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 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) IIS
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) BGP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
1 4 (22.22%) Skype
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) JUnit
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
1 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Systems Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) MIS Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) J2SE
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Debian
5 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.11%) CRM
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Code Coverage
3 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Service Design
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) OCP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) Opsview
1 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 4 (22.22%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp