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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 34 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.35% 9.55% 12.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.00% 45.95% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 30
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
40 37 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 22.35% 20.79% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 63
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server
3 16 (55.17%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (51.72%) Puppet
4 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (44.83%) Ansible
6 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
7 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (37.93%) Finance
7 11 (37.93%) VMware
7 11 (37.93%) IIS
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) SCCM
9 9 (31.03%) SCVMM
9 9 (31.03%) Office 365
9 9 (31.03%) PaaS
9 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
10 8 (27.59%) Web Services
10 8 (27.59%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.69%) Java
12 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
12 6 (20.69%) MS Excel

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (37.93%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (31.03%) Office 365
3 9 (31.03%) PaaS
4 5 (17.24%) IaaS
5 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.34%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) 3GPP
5 1 (3.45%) CDMA
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) GSM
5 1 (3.45%) INAP
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) M3UA
5 1 (3.45%) snoop
5 1 (3.45%) SS7
5 1 (3.45%) TCAP
5 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.45%) UMTS
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Automation Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) IT Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) PowerShell Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Graduate
5 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.45%) POSIX
2 1 (3.45%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.79%) Public Cloud
3 4 (13.79%) Tandem
4 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Unix
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Change Control
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) SEO
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
2 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) qmail
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Puppet
2 13 (44.83%) Ansible
2 13 (44.83%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (31.03%) SCCM
3 9 (31.03%) SCVMM
4 5 (17.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) Dialogic
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat