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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 11.56% 6.02% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.83% 25.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 4
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £43,750 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 25.78% 24.06% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
London

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 31 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (63.64%) MySQL
1 28 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 27 (61.36%) Java
3 25 (56.82%) Apache
4 24 (54.55%) PHP
5 23 (52.27%) Apache Solr
6 20 (45.45%) UNIX
6 20 (45.45%) LAMP
7 18 (40.91%) Web Services
8 13 (29.55%) HTML
8 13 (29.55%) JSP
8 13 (29.55%) Eclipse
8 13 (29.55%) Spring
8 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
8 13 (29.55%) Varnish
9 12 (27.27%) Memcached
9 12 (27.27%) nginx
9 12 (27.27%) XML
9 12 (27.27%) E-Commerce
10 11 (25.00%) ITIL
10 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (25.00%) PCI DSS
11 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (20.45%) CSS
12 9 (20.45%) XHTML
12 9 (20.45%) Release Management
12 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
13 8 (18.18%) VPN
14 7 (15.91%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 25 (56.82%) Apache
3 23 (52.27%) Apache Solr
4 12 (27.27%) nginx
5 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) VPN
2 7 (15.91%) HTTP
3 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 3 (6.82%) OSPF
3 3 (6.82%) BGP
3 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.82%) Wireless
3 3 (6.82%) VLAN
4 2 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) SS7
5 1 (2.27%) SCCP
5 1 (2.27%) CDMA
5 1 (2.27%) GSM
5 1 (2.27%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.27%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.27%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Eclipse
2 7 (15.91%) Ant
2 7 (15.91%) JIRA
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Selenium
3 6 (13.64%) JUnit
4 5 (11.36%) Mockito
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) JMeter
7 1 (2.27%) Hudson
7 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.27%) CppUnit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) LAMP
2 18 (40.91%) Web Services
3 13 (29.55%) HTML
3 13 (29.55%) JSP
3 13 (29.55%) Spring
4 12 (27.27%) Memcached
4 12 (27.27%) XML
5 9 (20.45%) CSS
5 9 (20.45%) XHTML
6 7 (15.91%) XSLT
6 7 (15.91%) J2EE
7 6 (13.64%) Java EE
7 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 6 (13.64%) SOAP
8 4 (9.09%) iBATIS
8 4 (9.09%) Servlets
9 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
10 2 (4.55%) JSF
10 2 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) UNIX
2 3 (6.82%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (20.45%) Release Management
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.36%) BDD
6 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
8 2 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (2.27%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) Java
2 24 (54.55%) PHP
3 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
4 11 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Varnish
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) hybris
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.55%) EMC
4 2 (4.55%) NetApp
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Google
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 5 days ago