The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.29% 9.38% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 30.61% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £47,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
48 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.29% 30.63% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 44
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £57,500 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Linux
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stevenage

Linux
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 32 (78.05%) Java
2 30 (73.17%) UNIX
3 25 (60.98%) OO
3 25 (60.98%) Python
4 24 (58.54%) Degree
5 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
5 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
5 23 (56.10%) C
5 23 (56.10%) C++
6 22 (53.66%) C#
6 22 (53.66%) Multithreading
7 11 (26.83%) Windows
8 9 (21.95%) SQL
9 8 (19.51%) VB
9 8 (19.51%) MySQL
10 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
10 7 (17.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (12.20%) VBScript
12 4 (9.76%) HTML
12 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
12 4 (9.76%) Web Services
12 4 (9.76%) UML
12 4 (9.76%) CSS
12 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (9.76%) Scrum
12 4 (9.76%) TDD
12 4 (9.76%) Selenium
12 4 (9.76%) Ruby
12 4 (9.76%) Ajax
12 4 (9.76%) RSpec

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (7.32%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) VLAN
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.44%) ATM
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Essbase
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) RSpec
2 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Software Engineer
2 22 (53.66%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (26.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Tester
6 6 (14.63%) Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
1 4 (9.76%) CSS
1 4 (9.76%) Ajax
1 4 (9.76%) HTML5
2 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Statistics
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.44%) Replication
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) UNIX
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) OO
2 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
3 22 (53.66%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
5 4 (9.76%) UML
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) TDD
6 3 (7.32%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Time Management
8 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.44%) Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Security Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Java
2 25 (60.98%) Python
3 23 (56.10%) C
3 23 (56.10%) C++
4 22 (53.66%) C#
5 9 (21.95%) SQL
6 8 (19.51%) VB
7 5 (12.20%) VBScript
8 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.76%) Ruby
9 3 (7.32%) PHP
10 1 (2.44%) AWK
10 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) pfSense
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.44%) vCloud
3 1 (2.44%) Samba
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) VMware
1 3 (7.32%) Citrix
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.44%) Tripwire
2 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.44%) Dell
2 1 (2.44%) NetApp
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago