The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kidlington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kidlington 3.57% 2.70% 26.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Kidlington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kidlington 10.71% 16.22% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -28.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kidlington

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kidlington

Linux
Salary Trend in Kidlington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Kidlington

Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kidlington 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kidlington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kidlington 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 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat