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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 37 10
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 13.09% 2.48% 15.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 7.14% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 23
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
60 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 31.41% 34.78% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 58
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 28 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 45 (81.82%) Tomcat
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 35 (63.64%) Apache Solr
4 34 (61.82%) PHP
5 27 (49.09%) Apache
6 26 (47.27%) MySQL
7 25 (45.45%) Web Services
7 25 (45.45%) nginx
7 25 (45.45%) Memcached
7 25 (45.45%) Varnish
7 25 (45.45%) LAMP
8 24 (43.64%) E-Commerce
9 20 (36.36%) UNIX
10 16 (29.09%) Puppet
10 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
11 14 (25.45%) Spring
11 14 (25.45%) XML
11 14 (25.45%) XHTML
11 14 (25.45%) CSS
11 14 (25.45%) SQL
11 14 (25.45%) HTML
12 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (23.64%) CentOS
13 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
13 12 (21.82%) BDD
13 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (21.82%) TDD
13 12 (21.82%) J2EE
13 12 (21.82%) JSP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 45 (81.82%) Tomcat
2 35 (63.64%) Apache Solr
3 27 (49.09%) Apache
4 25 (45.45%) nginx
5 6 (10.91%) JBoss
6 4 (7.27%) IIS
7 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) HTTP
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (7.27%) Wireless
2 4 (7.27%) VLAN
3 3 (5.45%) OSPF
3 3 (5.45%) BGP
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Mockito
2 10 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 8 (14.55%) Ant
3 8 (14.55%) JIRA
4 6 (10.91%) Selenium
5 4 (7.27%) Hudson
5 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.64%) JUnit
6 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Administrator
2 13 (23.64%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (23.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (23.64%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (21.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Release Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Network Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 2 (3.64%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) Web Services
1 25 (45.45%) LAMP
1 25 (45.45%) Memcached
2 14 (25.45%) Spring
2 14 (25.45%) XHTML
2 14 (25.45%) XML
2 14 (25.45%) CSS
2 14 (25.45%) HTML
3 12 (21.82%) J2EE
3 12 (21.82%) JSP
3 12 (21.82%) SOAP
4 9 (16.36%) XSLT
5 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.91%) Java EE
6 6 (10.91%) Velocity
6 6 (10.91%) jQuery
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.27%) .NET
7 4 (7.27%) JSF
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Client/Server
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) DTV
5 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) UNIX
2 13 (23.64%) CentOS
3 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.91%) Solaris
5 5 (9.09%) Windows
6 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) E-Commerce
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) TDD
2 12 (21.82%) BDD
3 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 10 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) Extreme Programming
5 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) Release Management
7 4 (7.27%) ETL
7 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Network Management
8 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.45%) MVC
8 3 (5.45%) Network Design
9 2 (3.64%) Kanban
10 1 (1.82%) Database Tuning
10 1 (1.82%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) Java
2 34 (61.82%) PHP
3 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
4 14 (25.45%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
7 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.27%) HQL
9 3 (5.45%) Ruby
9 3 (5.45%) Python
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Varnish
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
3 2 (3.64%) Endeca
3 2 (3.64%) hybris
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago