The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor 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 M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 3 14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 25.00% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 25.00% 25.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £53,750 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
South East

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Linux
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the M4 Corridor region.

Linux Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor