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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 3 12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 20.00% 8.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 25.00% 20.00% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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