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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 14.12% 14.89% 16.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 51.85% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 15
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
20 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 23.53% 28.72% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 36
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 24 (66.67%) Java
4 21 (58.33%) TDD
5 20 (55.56%) Scrum
5 20 (55.56%) Windows
6 19 (52.78%) Oracle
7 16 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (41.67%) SOA
8 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 15 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (41.67%) Jetty
9 14 (38.89%) Multithreading
9 14 (38.89%) Performance Testing
9 14 (38.89%) Atlassian
9 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
9 14 (38.89%) Confluence
9 14 (38.89%) Perforce
9 14 (38.89%) Client/Server
9 14 (38.89%) IntelliJ
9 14 (38.89%) JBoss
9 14 (38.89%) PL/SQL
9 14 (38.89%) FishEye
9 14 (38.89%) BDD
9 14 (38.89%) SoapUI
9 14 (38.89%) VisualVM
10 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
12 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (41.67%) Jetty
2 14 (38.89%) Confluence
3 5 (13.89%) WordPress
3 5 (13.89%) Joomla!
3 5 (13.89%) Drupal
4 4 (11.11%) Apache
5 3 (8.33%) nginx
6 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) VPN
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) ADSL
3 3 (8.33%) Broadband
3 3 (8.33%) SNMP
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (22.22%) MySQL
4 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.89%) Redis
5 5 (13.89%) MariaDB
6 4 (11.11%) OLTP
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 14 (38.89%) SoapUI
2 14 (38.89%) FishEye
2 14 (38.89%) IntelliJ
2 14 (38.89%) VisualVM
3 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) Behat
4 5 (13.89%) Yeoman
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 13 (36.11%) Programmer
3 13 (36.11%) Java Programmer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Java Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Java Programmer
4 6 (16.67%) Java Analyst Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Symfony
1 6 (16.67%) Laravel
2 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
2 5 (13.89%) Sass
2 5 (13.89%) Ember.js
2 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
2 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (13.89%) HTML5
2 5 (13.89%) Yii
2 5 (13.89%) CherryPy
2 5 (13.89%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (13.89%) jQuery
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) SQLAlchemy
3 4 (11.11%) Django
3 4 (11.11%) REST
3 4 (11.11%) Flask
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Client/Server
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.67%) CentOS
4 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
5 4 (11.11%) Android
5 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Debian
6 1 (2.78%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) Scrum
4 15 (41.67%) SOA
5 14 (38.89%) Performance Testing
5 14 (38.89%) Multithreading
5 14 (38.89%) BDD
6 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.89%) UML
10 5 (13.89%) Content Management
11 4 (11.11%) Android Development
11 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
12 3 (8.33%) Project Management
13 2 (5.56%) Operations Management
13 2 (5.56%) DevOps
13 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (5.56%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 24 (66.67%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Python
5 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.67%) PHP
7 5 (13.89%) Ruby
8 4 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (5.56%) C
10 1 (2.78%) Perl
10 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) PMP
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Samba
1 1 (2.78%) Squid
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
1 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.89%) Capistrano
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.78%) Icinga
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Oracle
2 14 (38.89%) JBoss
2 14 (38.89%) Perforce
2 14 (38.89%) Atlassian
3 6 (16.67%) Zend
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter