The table below looks at the statistics for Linux+ Certification in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux+ Certification over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 629 628 636
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 8 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.007% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% 0.027% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -
Linux+ Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11365 11017 13077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.77% 24.68% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9066 9080 11180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

Linux+ Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Linux+ Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux+ Certification
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification across the London region.

Linux+ Certification Salary Trend in London

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Linux+ Certification 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+ Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
1 17 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) JBoss
1 17 (100.00%) Apache
1 17 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) LDAP
1 17 (100.00%) NFS
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) RHCE
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
1 17 (100.00%) LPIC
1 17 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 17 (100.00%) Xen
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Postfix
1 17 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 17 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 17 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
1 17 (100.00%) MongoDB

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Linux+ Certification 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+ Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 17 (100.00%) Apache
1 17 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 17 (100.00%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LDAP
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
1 17 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 17 (100.00%) MongoDB
General
1 15 (88.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 17 (100.00%) Administrator
2 15 (88.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 15 (88.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 17 (100.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
1 17 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) RHCE
1 17 (100.00%) LPIC
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) NFS
1 17 (100.00%) Xen
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) Postfix
1 17 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 17 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) JBoss
1 17 (100.00%) VMware