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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 12.27% 5.37% 18.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.04% 18.60% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 31
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 43 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 33.13% 28.86% 36.47%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 60
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £50,000
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 26 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 38 (73.08%) Tomcat
2 27 (51.92%) PHP
2 27 (51.92%) Apache Solr
3 26 (50.00%) Java
4 21 (40.38%) E-Commerce
5 19 (36.54%) Apache
6 17 (32.69%) LAMP
6 17 (32.69%) SQL
6 17 (32.69%) Memcached
6 17 (32.69%) nginx
6 17 (32.69%) Varnish
7 16 (30.77%) MySQL
7 16 (30.77%) UNIX
8 15 (28.85%) Windows
8 15 (28.85%) Puppet
9 14 (26.92%) Web Services
10 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
11 11 (21.15%) Oracle
11 11 (21.15%) HTML
11 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
11 11 (21.15%) CentOS
11 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
12 10 (19.23%) XML
12 10 (19.23%) CSS
12 10 (19.23%) XHTML
12 10 (19.23%) Spring
12 10 (19.23%) Finance
13 9 (17.31%) J2EE
13 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 38 (73.08%) Tomcat
2 27 (51.92%) Apache Solr
3 19 (36.54%) Apache
4 17 (32.69%) nginx
5 7 (13.46%) JBoss
6 5 (9.62%) IIS
7 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) IPv4
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
3 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.92%) VLAN
4 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MySQL
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Mockito
2 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.62%) Hudson
3 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Ant
4 4 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 2 (3.85%) JUnit
5 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Administrator
2 16 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (30.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 16 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (19.23%) Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Release Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Release Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) LAMP
1 17 (32.69%) Memcached
2 14 (26.92%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) XML
4 10 (19.23%) CSS
4 10 (19.23%) XHTML
4 10 (19.23%) Spring
5 9 (17.31%) J2EE
6 8 (15.38%) JSP
6 8 (15.38%) SOAP
7 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
8 6 (11.54%) XSLT
8 6 (11.54%) Velocity
9 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.69%) .NET
9 4 (7.69%) JSF
9 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.77%) VCL
10 3 (5.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
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 15 (28.85%) Windows
3 11 (21.15%) CentOS
3 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.92%) Android
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) E-Commerce
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) TDD
2 8 (15.38%) BDD
3 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
3 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
4 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.62%) Release Management
5 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
5 5 (9.62%) ETL
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Kanban
8 2 (3.85%) Network Management
8 2 (3.85%) Analytics
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) PHP
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
6 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL
7 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.69%) Python
8 4 (7.69%) HQL
9 3 (5.77%) C++
9 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 3 (5.77%) C
10 1 (1.92%) C#
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Varnish
2 4 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.85%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) hybris
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) Endeca
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
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