The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Harrow region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 19 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 14.39% 22.62% 31.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 47.50% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 32
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £20,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 40 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 25.76% 47.62% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 47
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
London

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Linux
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Linux Salary Trend in Harrow

Linux
Salary Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Harrow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) UNIX
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) PHP
6 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle
7 11 (31.43%) MS Office
8 10 (28.57%) VMware
9 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
9 9 (25.71%) MySQL
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco
10 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.86%) HP
10 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
10 8 (22.86%) SAN
10 8 (22.86%) Marketing
11 7 (20.00%) Direct Marketing
11 7 (20.00%) Data Management
11 7 (20.00%) Statistics
11 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
11 7 (20.00%) SPSS
11 7 (20.00%) DNS
11 7 (20.00%) SAS
11 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
11 7 (20.00%) Data Extraction
11 7 (20.00%) Market Research
12 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
12 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow 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 7 (20.00%) SAS
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.57%) GroupWise
4 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
3 7 (20.00%) SPSS
4 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) FTP
4 3 (8.57%) HTTP
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) SMTP
5 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.86%) IPsec
6 1 (2.86%) Firewall
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) FindBugs
2 2 (5.71%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Checkstyle
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) FishEye
General
1 8 (22.86%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Server Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
1 4 (11.43%) XML
1 4 (11.43%) XML Schema
2 3 (8.57%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) STL
2 3 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) Statistics
2 7 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 5 (14.29%) Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.71%) Firmware
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) UNIX
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) SUSE
4 3 (8.57%) NetWare
4 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Direct Marketing
1 7 (20.00%) Data Management
1 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 7 (20.00%) Market Research
2 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.29%) Change Management
2 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Security Management
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Release Management
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Build Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) PHP
3 5 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (8.57%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) RHCE
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCITP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) BS7799
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.57%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (11.43%) WSUS
2 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) ZENworks
2 3 (8.57%) ARCserve
2 3 (8.57%) HP SIM
3 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) HP
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.29%) McAfee
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) Veritas
6 4 (11.43%) TIBCO
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Novell
7 3 (8.57%) Dell
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Nimsoft
8 2 (5.71%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.86%) NetScout
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) Juniper
9 1 (2.86%) Sun
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago