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 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 26 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 7.03% 11.67% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.90% 36.84% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £42,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,300 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
21 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 11.35% 31.67% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (57.14%) UNIX
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) XML
4 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) HTML5
5 9 (32.14%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) LAMP
7 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
7 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
7 5 (17.86%) ISEB
7 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
7 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco
7 5 (17.86%) PHP
7 5 (17.86%) MySQL
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) Apache

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (17.86%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (21.43%) Systems Support
4 6 (21.43%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
8 2 (7.14%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
1 10 (35.71%) XML
1 10 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (17.86%) CSS3
2 5 (17.86%) Ajax
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
2 5 (17.86%) LAMP
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) UNIX
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
2 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
2 5 (17.86%) System Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
2 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) PHP5
3 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) iptables
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Sybase
Rickmansworth
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago