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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 5 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 11.76% 2.27% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 4.55% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 17.65% 50.00% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 6
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
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