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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 12.12% 5.71% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £20,296 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 21.21% 20.00% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £33,000 £39,750 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +109.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Romford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Romford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Romford

Linux
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) ATM
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Banking

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) ATM
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) ICT Technician
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle