The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 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 Home Counties region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 2.86% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £69,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 20.00% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
South East

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Linux
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Linux Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Professional Services Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel