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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Middlesex
Rank 17 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.57% 5.70% 6.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.43% 34.62% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 17
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,500 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +1.19%

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
28 26 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.76% 16.46% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 41
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -11.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 28 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 21 (84.00%) Python
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle
4 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (68.00%) ActiveMQ
5 17 (68.00%) Spring
5 17 (68.00%) XML
5 17 (68.00%) JIRA
5 17 (68.00%) Confluence
5 17 (68.00%) jBPM
5 17 (68.00%) Performance Analysis
6 16 (64.00%) REST
6 16 (64.00%) Spring Security
6 16 (64.00%) AOP
6 16 (64.00%) SOAP
6 16 (64.00%) Scrum
7 15 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Unix
9 4 (16.00%) Apache
9 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) DevOps
10 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
11 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (8.00%) Ansible
11 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
11 2 (8.00%) RESTful

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 17 (68.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) ActiveMQ
1 17 (68.00%) jBPM
1 17 (68.00%) Spring
1 17 (68.00%) XML
2 16 (64.00%) REST
2 16 (64.00%) SOAP
2 16 (64.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.00%) LAMP
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Performance Analysis
3 16 (64.00%) AOP
3 16 (64.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Microservices
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.00%) Security Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) User Stories
6 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Python
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.00%) 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%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Grafana
2 1 (4.00%) Kibana
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Qualys
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk