The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 3.57% 2.50% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £46,500 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.87% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Romford region.

Operating Systems Category
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 60.71% 10.00% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 6
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

Linux
Salary Trend in Romford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Romford

Linux
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Romford 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) ATM
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) vCloud
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Romford 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) ATM
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper