The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 8.00% - 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £52,500 - £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Paddington region.

Operating Systems Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 20.00% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £49,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £47,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Linux
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

Linux Salary Trend in Paddington

Linux
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Paddington region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) OSCE
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Paddington region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) OSCE