The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Twickenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 8.24% 6.82% 9.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.75% 15.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Twickenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 18.82% 45.45% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 17
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Twickenham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Twickenham

Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) STL
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Validation
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Twickenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) STL
1 7 (77.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
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