The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 4 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 20.83% 5.56% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.71% 22.22% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Linux
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 58.33% 25.00% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 4
Average salary £45,000 £33,300 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -58.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £80,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Street

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Street region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Street

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) LAMP
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) LESS
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago