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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 14.49% 18.12% 34.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 64.29% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 16
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% +88.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
26 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 37.68% 28.19% 67.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 31
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Harrow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (72.73%) MySQL
2 14 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (50.00%) Perl
4 10 (45.45%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Apache
4 10 (45.45%) Python
4 10 (45.45%) Puppet
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) UNIX
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Project Management
6 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 8 (36.36%) Validation
6 8 (36.36%) Games
6 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (31.82%) Cobbler
7 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Clustering
7 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
7 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
7 7 (31.82%) Veritas
7 7 (31.82%) RHCE
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
8 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (22.73%) JUnit

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 7 (31.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Liferay
5 1 (4.55%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) MySQL
2 14 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (18.18%) Informix
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (13.64%) Big Data
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
8 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
1 5 (22.73%) Checkstyle
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
1 5 (22.73%) FindBugs
2 4 (18.18%) Toad
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (9.09%) FishEye
4 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) JDBC
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Servlets
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) Grails
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) VLE
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Validation
2 8 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Database Security
7 3 (13.64%) Data Governance
7 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.64%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Perl
1 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (45.45%) Python
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) RHCE
2 3 (13.64%) OCP
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) vCloud
2 3 (13.64%) KVM
2 3 (13.64%) Xen
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Cobbler
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.64%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
3 3 (13.64%) ZABBIX
3 3 (13.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Veritas
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) Atlassian