The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Orpington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington - 25.49% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Orpington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington 48.15% 25.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Orpington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

Linux
Salary Trend in Orpington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Orpington