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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 14.86% 17.86% 24.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.67% 58.82% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 21
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
30 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 40.54% 30.36% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) CentOS
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) HTTP
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) JIRA
7 7 (31.82%) Selenium
7 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 7 (31.82%) Django
7 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
7 7 (31.82%) Redis
7 7 (31.82%) GitHub
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
9 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (22.73%) GIS
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) GitHub
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) L2TP
3 1 (4.55%) PPTP
3 1 (4.55%) VRRP
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) IPsec
3 1 (4.55%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) IMAP
3 1 (4.55%) HSRP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) POP3
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Redis
2 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) MariaDB
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) JIRA
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) SoapUI
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
1 7 (31.82%) Django
1 7 (31.82%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (22.73%) Celery
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) Servlets
5 2 (9.09%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) EJB
5 2 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) XSLT
5 2 (9.09%) XHTML
5 2 (9.09%) WSDL
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (54.55%) CentOS
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) Data Management
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Microservices
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Kernel Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
8 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Xen
2 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.55%) Capistrano
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Zend
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco