The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 19 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 11.52% 6.85% 13.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.37% 19.23% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 12
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 16.36% 35.62% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 25
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Linux
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Linux Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 18 (60.00%) UNIX
2 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Degree
4 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (43.33%) Firewall
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (26.67%) HTML
7 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (26.67%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) HTML5
8 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (20.00%) QA
8 6 (20.00%) Selenium
8 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) ISEB
8 6 (20.00%) HP UFT
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) MS Office
8 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 6 (20.00%) System Testing
8 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (20.00%) Mentoring

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 8 (26.67%) Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Trainee
7 4 (13.33%) Lead PHP Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (10.00%) IT Support
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) HTML5
2 5 (16.67%) LAMP
2 5 (16.67%) Ajax
2 5 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) CSS3
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) UNIX
2 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (20.00%) System Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) PHP5
5 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (20.00%) ISEB
4 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) iptables
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
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