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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 17 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 15.13% 6.28% 11.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 25.45% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 18
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,359 £45,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
36 55 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 30.25% 24.66% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 49
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,015 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) Python
4 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (26.67%) Firewall
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 8 (26.67%) QA
6 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 8 (26.67%) Puppet
7 7 (23.33%) vSphere
7 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
7 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (23.33%) C++
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.67%) Scrum
9 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.67%) Change Management
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) C#
9 5 (16.67%) IIS
9 5 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco

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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) PaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
2 4 (13.33%) NGN
2 4 (13.33%) OSPF
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) Automation Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Development Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Graduate
5 4 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Fintech
3 4 (13.33%) Arduino
3 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (13.33%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.33%) OpenVMS
4 1 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
1 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) Content Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Time Management
4 4 (13.33%) Video Content Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Presales
5 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (23.33%) C++
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) vSphere
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (16.67%) Dell
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix