The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 15.96% 8.89% 14.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.72% 28.57% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £32,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Hammersmith region.

Operating Systems Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 30.85% 31.11% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 20
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Linux
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hammersmith

Linux
Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) OO
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
3 13 (46.43%) MySQL
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) PHP
4 12 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (42.86%) Symfony
5 11 (39.29%) jQuery
5 11 (39.29%) Games
5 11 (39.29%) Zend
5 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) HTML
5 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
6 10 (35.71%) HTML5
6 10 (35.71%) Sass
6 10 (35.71%) Drupal
7 8 (28.57%) Laravel
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
8 7 (25.00%) CentOS
8 7 (25.00%) Python
8 7 (25.00%) Ruby
8 7 (25.00%) MongoDB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hammersmith 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 10 (35.71%) Drupal
2 6 (21.43%) WordPress
2 6 (21.43%) Joomla!
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 2 (7.14%) Confluence
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) Jetty
5 1 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SSH
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (3.57%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 12 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (21.43%) MariaDB
6 5 (17.86%) Redis
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 6 (21.43%) Behat
2 6 (21.43%) Yeoman
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.14%) FishEye
5 2 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (7.14%) VisualVM
5 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium
6 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 11 (39.29%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Junior
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Network Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Network Support
8 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) Symfony
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) jQuery
3 10 (35.71%) HTML5
3 10 (35.71%) Sass
4 8 (28.57%) Laravel
4 8 (28.57%) Web Services
5 7 (25.00%) Yii
5 7 (25.00%) RESTful
6 6 (21.43%) Ember.js
6 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
6 6 (21.43%) JSON
6 6 (21.43%) CodeIgniter
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
8 4 (14.29%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Open Source
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) CentOS
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.29%) Android
3 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 13 (46.43%) OO
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) TDD
3 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (21.43%) UML
6 6 (21.43%) Content Management
7 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 4 (14.29%) Android Development
7 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
7 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
9 1 (3.57%) MVC
9 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
1 13 (46.43%) PHP
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Python
3 7 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Varnish
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Samba
2 1 (3.57%) Squid
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Capistrano
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Zend
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Perforce
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) VMware