The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 12 15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow - 4.76% 14.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 33.33% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Average salary - £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Hounslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 9 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 28.57% 14.29% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 43
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Linux
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hounslow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) Xen
3 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 8 (53.33%) Statistics
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
4 8 (53.33%) Open Source
4 8 (53.33%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
4 8 (53.33%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 8 (53.33%) C
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) SunGard
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
8 4 (26.67%) HP
8 4 (26.67%) Dell
8 4 (26.67%) EMC
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) Telepresence
3 3 (20.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Product Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 8 (53.33%) Statistics
3 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Replication
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Data Protection
1 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
1 8 (53.33%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 3 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Xen
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) SunGard
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Dell
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) Mercator