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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 22 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.15% 6.91% 13.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.00% 44.23% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 36
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
South East

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
25 52 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.23% 15.62% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 87
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

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 23 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
6 5 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (26.32%) Investment Management
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
6 5 (26.32%) Mercurial
6 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) CMS
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) IIS

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 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) IPsec
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) BGP
3 2 (10.53%) HSRP
3 2 (10.53%) IPv4
3 2 (10.53%) IPv6
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) OSPF
3 2 (10.53%) SMTP
3 2 (10.53%) SNMP
3 2 (10.53%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) Mercurial
1 5 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (26.32%) TeamCity
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Bower
3 1 (5.26%) Grunt
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) German Language
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) C# Programmer
2 5 (26.32%) Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) PC Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) DirectX
3 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
3 2 (10.53%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (10.53%) Wayland
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) EntireX
4 1 (5.26%) jBPM
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (10.53%) IVR
3 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Tizen
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Analytics
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) Investment Management
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) OWASP
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) NATURAL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
3 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) KVM
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) 3Com
5 1 (5.26%) Axway
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Qualys
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Siemens