The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 26.92% 40.00% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 100.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Royston region.

Operating Systems Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 50.00% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Linux
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Linux Salary Trend in Royston

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 13 (72.22%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) Chemistry
3 10 (55.56%) Qt
3 10 (55.56%) Mac OS X
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 8 (44.44%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Marketing
6 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (27.78%) LogRhythm
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) Symantec
6 5 (27.78%) Clearswift
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 5 (27.78%) IIS
6 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) IIS
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) C++ Developer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Mac OS X
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Web Development
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PhD
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) HP
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) NetApp
1 5 (27.78%) Symantec
1 5 (27.78%) Clearswift
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
1 5 (27.78%) LogRhythm
Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
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