The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Middlesex
Rank 11 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.07% 6.47% 4.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.16% 44.00% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 10
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £48,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.72% 14.71% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 45
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £64,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Linux
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Linux Salary Trend in Middlesex

Linux
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (80.00%) Python
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 18 (72.00%) Oracle
4 16 (64.00%) XML
4 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) ActiveMQ
4 16 (64.00%) jBPM
4 16 (64.00%) JIRA
4 16 (64.00%) Confluence
4 16 (64.00%) Performance Analysis
5 15 (60.00%) Spring
5 15 (60.00%) SOAP
6 14 (56.00%) Scrum
6 14 (56.00%) AOP
6 14 (56.00%) Spring Security
6 14 (56.00%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (56.00%) REST
7 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (24.00%) Apache
8 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 5 (20.00%) Unix
9 5 (20.00%) TDD
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
10 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (16.00%) Ansible
10 4 (16.00%) DevOps
11 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (64.00%) Confluence
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) BGP
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.00%) HSRP
1 1 (4.00%) IPsec
1 1 (4.00%) IPv4
1 1 (4.00%) IPv6
1 1 (4.00%) MPLS
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) OSPF
1 1 (4.00%) SMTP
1 1 (4.00%) SNMP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) VLAN
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) ActiveMQ
1 16 (64.00%) jBPM
1 16 (64.00%) XML
2 15 (60.00%) SOAP
2 15 (60.00%) Spring
3 14 (56.00%) REST
3 14 (56.00%) Spring Security
4 2 (8.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Dropwizard
5 1 (4.00%) ELK Stack
5 1 (4.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (64.00%) Performance Analysis
2 14 (56.00%) AOP
2 14 (56.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Security Management
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Python
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) CCNP
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Grafana
3 1 (4.00%) Kibana
3 1 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Qualys
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk