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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 9.00% 4.37% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.86% 19.05% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 24
Median salary £37,500 £38,066 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.48% -4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £34,896 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £62,550 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
43 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 21.50% 22.95% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 54
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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 29 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Windows Server
3 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
4 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (43.59%) Cisco
5 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
6 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
7 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (38.46%) SAN
7 15 (38.46%) Unix
8 14 (35.90%) Configuration Management
8 14 (35.90%) Puppet
8 14 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (30.77%) NFS
9 12 (30.77%) IIS
9 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
10 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (25.64%) Ansible
11 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
11 10 (25.64%) iSCSI
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.64%) Web Services
12 9 (23.08%) Remedy
12 9 (23.08%) CommVault
12 9 (23.08%) NetApp
12 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003

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 12 (30.77%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (23.08%) Office 365
4 6 (15.38%) PaaS
5 5 (12.82%) IaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) SAN
2 10 (25.64%) iSCSI
3 8 (20.51%) DNS
4 7 (17.95%) FCoE
5 6 (15.38%) DHCP
5 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.38%) VPN
6 5 (12.82%) Firewall
7 4 (10.26%) BGP
7 4 (10.26%) BIG-IP
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (5.13%) FTP
9 2 (5.13%) LDAP
9 2 (5.13%) SMTP
10 1 (2.56%) 3GPP
10 1 (2.56%) CDMA
10 1 (2.56%) GSM
10 1 (2.56%) UMTS
10 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) git-flow
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) IT Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) PowerShell Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Backup Specialist
7 4 (10.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Backup Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) CSS3
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) POSIX
2 1 (2.56%) React
2 1 (2.56%) RESTful
2 1 (2.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Private Cloud
2 4 (10.26%) Tandem
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.56%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Windows Server
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (38.46%) Unix
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.69%) CentOS
8 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.13%) Debian
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.56%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Configuration Management
2 9 (23.08%) ITSM
2 9 (23.08%) Server Building
3 8 (20.51%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (5.13%) SEO
8 2 (5.13%) Time Management
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.69%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.13%) AWK
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) sed
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Korn
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SAS 70
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
4 12 (30.77%) NFS
4 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 8 (20.51%) Firmware
6 4 (10.26%) Docker
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.56%) qmail
8 1 (2.56%) Veritas File System
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.56%) vSphere
8 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (35.90%) Puppet
2 10 (25.64%) Ansible
3 9 (23.08%) SCCM
3 9 (23.08%) SCVMM
4 6 (15.38%) Backup Exec
5 4 (10.26%) CFEngine
5 4 (10.26%) logstash
5 4 (10.26%) ZABBIX
6 2 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco
1 17 (43.59%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) CommVault
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
3 9 (23.08%) NetApp
3 9 (23.08%) Remedy
4 8 (20.51%) Brocade
5 7 (17.95%) Oracle
6 5 (12.82%) Splunk
7 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.13%) EMC
8 2 (5.13%) Fujitsu
8 2 (5.13%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) Symantec
9 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.56%) Citrix
9 1 (2.56%) Dialogic
9 1 (2.56%) Sun
9 1 (2.56%) Veritas
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