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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 5 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 25.71% - 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
17 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 48.57% 25.00% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 13
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +2.00%
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
Salary Histogram in Royston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Royston region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Royston

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 6 (54.55%) Chemistry
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (27.27%) Qt
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) PhD
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PhD
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix
1 3 (27.27%) NetApp
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec
1 3 (27.27%) Clearswift
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
1 3 (27.27%) LogRhythm