The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Specialist
Rank - 37 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
Linux Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
299 237 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.44% 93.31% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 182 211 250
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in Middlesex

Linux Specialist
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Linux Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle