The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Romford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 6.45% 9.38% 5.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 25.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Romford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 25.81% 37.50% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 14
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
London

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 20 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) AWK
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Korn
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) AWK
1 2 (50.00%) Korn
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
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