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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 16.25% 10.22% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.27% 39.58% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 22
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,359 £33,649 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
55 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 34.38% 25.81% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 56
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £56,000
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 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (28.13%) Firewall
5 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
5 9 (28.13%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
6 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.00%) QA
6 8 (25.00%) Puppet
7 7 (21.88%) vSphere
7 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
7 7 (21.88%) C++
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) IIS
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (15.63%) DevOps
9 5 (15.63%) Fintech
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.63%) Scrum
9 5 (15.63%) Change Management
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco
9 5 (15.63%) HP

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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) NGN
3 4 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
4 5 (15.63%) QA Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) QA Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Development Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Fintech
3 4 (12.50%) Arduino
3 4 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 4 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.13%) OpenVMS
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
1 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Change Control
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) Content Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Time Management
4 4 (12.50%) Video Content Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) B2B
5 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
2 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) C++
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Korn
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) qmail
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Dell
3 5 (15.63%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix