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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 22.22% 8.93% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 21.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
5 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Romford 27.78% 41.07% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 5
Average salary £75,000 £24,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+206.12% -53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £55,250
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
Salary Histogram in Romford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Romford region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Romford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) AWK
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
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