The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 4.27% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.94% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Harrow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
63 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrow 53.85% 47.62% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 26
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £28,000 £43,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Open Source
Salary Trend in Harrow

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Harrow

Open Source
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) LAMP
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) RHCE
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 4 (57.14%) Nimsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Harrow region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (57.14%) RHCE
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Nimsoft