The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 27 9 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.75% 25.18% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.17% 53.03% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £61,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 66 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 18.65% 47.48% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 39 66 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
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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 16 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (48.00%) Java
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (36.00%) UNIX
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) PHP
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) LAMP
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) Spring
6 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (24.00%) Release Management
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) JSP
6 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
6 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 4 (16.00%) Statistics
8 4 (16.00%) iBATIS
8 4 (16.00%) Servlets
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (16.00%) JUnit

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (40.00%) Apache
1 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (16.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) GCC
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Django Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) LAMP
2 7 (28.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 6 (24.00%) JSP
4 5 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) iBATIS
5 4 (16.00%) Servlets
6 2 (8.00%) Qt
6 2 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (8.00%) Django
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) STL
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
7 1 (4.00%) J2EE
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Statistics
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.00%) Varnish
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) NetApp
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
4 2 (8.00%) hybris
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £32k per year
Posted: 18 days ago