The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Thames Valley region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 9 12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 8.00% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £60,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 10.26% 32.00% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
South East

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Linux
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Linux Salary Trend in the Thames Valley