The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 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 Street region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 4.35% 10.00% 35.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 50.00% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 26.09% 20.00% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 14
Average salary £33,300 £80,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.37% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Somerset

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Linux
Salary Trend in Street

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

Linux Salary Trend in Street

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Street 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 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) PHP5
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Varnish
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Street 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 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP5
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat