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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 5.97% 7.14% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 23.08% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
11 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 16.42% 30.95% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 9
Average salary £65,000 £40,500 £35,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.49% +14.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,750 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Fintech
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium IDE
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Software AG
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Salary: £35k - £45k
Posted: 8 days ago
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Salary: £28k to £35k per year
Posted: 8 days ago