The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.81% 3.23% 6.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.27% 11.76% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.08% -44.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,200 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 27.69% 27.42% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 63 33 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Linux Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 39 (78.00%) Tomcat
2 35 (70.00%) Java
3 33 (66.00%) PHP
3 33 (66.00%) Apache Solr
4 28 (56.00%) MySQL
5 27 (54.00%) LAMP
6 26 (52.00%) Apache
7 24 (48.00%) Web Services
8 23 (46.00%) nginx
8 23 (46.00%) Memcached
8 23 (46.00%) Varnish
9 22 (44.00%) UNIX
10 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
11 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
12 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (28.00%) XML
12 14 (28.00%) HTML
12 14 (28.00%) Spring
13 13 (26.00%) JSP
13 13 (26.00%) Eclipse
13 13 (26.00%) Puppet
13 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (24.00%) PCI DSS
15 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (20.00%) XHTML
16 10 (20.00%) SQL
16 10 (20.00%) CSS
16 10 (20.00%) TDD
16 10 (20.00%) CentOS
16 10 (20.00%) Mentoring

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 39 (78.00%) Tomcat
2 33 (66.00%) Apache Solr
3 26 (52.00%) Apache
4 23 (46.00%) nginx
5 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) HTTP
2 5 (10.00%) VPN
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) OSPF
3 3 (6.00%) BGP
3 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.00%) Wireless
3 3 (6.00%) VLAN
4 1 (2.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.00%) snoop
4 1 (2.00%) CDMA
4 1 (2.00%) GSM
4 1 (2.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.00%) SS7
4 1 (2.00%) SCCP
4 1 (2.00%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (14.00%) Mockito
2 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Ant
2 7 (14.00%) JIRA
3 6 (12.00%) JUnit
4 5 (10.00%) Selenium
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.00%) Subversion
7 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.00%) CppUnit
7 1 (2.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) JMeter
General
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Administrator
2 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (22.00%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (22.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Network Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) LAMP
2 24 (48.00%) Web Services
3 23 (46.00%) Memcached
4 14 (28.00%) XML
4 14 (28.00%) HTML
4 14 (28.00%) Spring
5 13 (26.00%) JSP
6 10 (20.00%) XHTML
6 10 (20.00%) CSS
7 9 (18.00%) J2EE
8 8 (16.00%) SOAP
8 8 (16.00%) XSLT
9 5 (10.00%) jQuery
9 5 (10.00%) Java EE
9 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.00%) JSF
10 4 (8.00%) iBATIS
10 4 (8.00%) Velocity
10 4 (8.00%) .NET
10 4 (8.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.00%) Xbox
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) CentOS
3 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
3 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) BDD
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) Release Management
7 5 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Network Design
10 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.00%) MVC
10 2 (4.00%) ERP
11 1 (2.00%) DevOps
11 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 33 (66.00%) PHP
3 16 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) HQL
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Varnish
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) hybris
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Google
Kingston upon Thames
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago