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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 32 10
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.09% 4.05% 16.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.74% 12.50% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 27
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
54 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 29.67% 32.43% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 61
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -17.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (78.85%) Tomcat
2 31 (59.62%) PHP
3 30 (57.69%) Java
3 30 (57.69%) Apache Solr
4 22 (42.31%) LAMP
4 22 (42.31%) nginx
4 22 (42.31%) Memcached
4 22 (42.31%) Varnish
5 21 (40.38%) Apache
5 21 (40.38%) E-Commerce
6 19 (36.54%) MySQL
6 19 (36.54%) Web Services
7 16 (30.77%) UNIX
7 16 (30.77%) Puppet
8 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (23.08%) CentOS
10 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (21.15%) HTML
11 11 (21.15%) CSS
11 11 (21.15%) XML
11 11 (21.15%) XHTML
11 11 (21.15%) Shell Script
11 11 (21.15%) Spring
12 10 (19.23%) J2EE
12 10 (19.23%) Oracle
12 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (17.31%) JSP
13 9 (17.31%) SOAP
13 9 (17.31%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (78.85%) Tomcat
2 30 (57.69%) Apache Solr
3 22 (42.31%) nginx
4 21 (40.38%) Apache
5 7 (13.46%) JBoss
6 5 (9.62%) IIS
7 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (7.69%) Wireless
2 4 (7.69%) VLAN
3 3 (5.77%) OSPF
3 3 (5.77%) BGP
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) Mockito
2 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.62%) Ant
3 5 (9.62%) Hudson
3 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 3 (5.77%) Selenium
5 2 (3.85%) JUnit
5 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Administrator
2 14 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (26.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 14 (26.92%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Network Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Release Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Tester
7 2 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) LAMP
1 22 (42.31%) Memcached
2 19 (36.54%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) XML
3 11 (21.15%) CSS
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) XHTML
3 11 (21.15%) Spring
4 10 (19.23%) J2EE
5 9 (17.31%) JSP
5 9 (17.31%) SOAP
6 7 (13.46%) XSLT
6 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
7 6 (11.54%) Velocity
8 4 (7.69%) JSF
8 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.69%) .NET
9 3 (5.77%) Java EE
9 3 (5.77%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) Open Source
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) UNIX
2 12 (23.08%) CentOS
2 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Windows
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) E-Commerce
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.31%) TDD
2 9 (17.31%) BDD
3 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
5 5 (9.62%) Release Management
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) ETL
6 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.77%) MVC
6 3 (5.77%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (5.77%) Network Design
7 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) Kanban
7 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.85%) Network Management
8 1 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) PHP
2 30 (57.69%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 11 (21.15%) Shell Script
6 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.69%) HQL
9 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 3 (5.77%) Python
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.92%) C
10 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Varnish
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) Endeca
3 2 (3.85%) hybris
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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