The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 9.57% 10.69% 17.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.13% 48.28% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 15
Average salary £46,500 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 Harrow region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 24.47% 22.14% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 37
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) Perl
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
1 9 (50.00%) UNIX
1 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Cobbler
2 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Games
2 8 (44.44%) Validation
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) RHCE
2 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 8 (44.44%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) MySQL
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (38.89%) OCP
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (38.89%) Clustering
3 7 (38.89%) Veritas
3 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) Database Security

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
2 1 (5.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
1 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (44.44%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) DBA
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) JDBC
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
1 1 (5.56%) Servlets
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) Grails
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) VLE
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) UNIX
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
1 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Validation
2 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (38.89%) Data Governance
3 7 (38.89%) Process Improvement
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) Database Tuning
3 7 (38.89%) Database Security
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Perl
1 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) RHCE
2 7 (38.89%) OCP
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
1 8 (44.44%) Cobbler
2 7 (38.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Veritas
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft