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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CompTIA Linux+ Certification
Rank 641 654 618
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -36
Permanent jobs citing Linux+ Certification 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.044% 0.070% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +117.39%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
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
11412 12886 11487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.53% 25.80% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9297 10369 9337
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Linux+ Certification Salary Histogram in London

Linux+ Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux+ Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £35,000 -
Linux+ Certification
England

Linux+ Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) LPIC
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) RHCSA
2 6 (75.00%) SUSE
2 6 (75.00%) RHCE
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Derivative
4 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 3 (37.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (37.50%) FreeBSD
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Law
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection

Linux+ Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (37.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Administrator
1 8 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (75.00%) SUSE
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) CentOS
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) FreeBSD
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) LPIC
2 6 (75.00%) RHCE
2 6 (75.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware