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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 26 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 5.68% 13.33% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 33.33% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
21 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 23.86% 40.00% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (90.91%) Perl
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Validation
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) STL
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Puppet
3 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Magento
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
4 1 (9.09%) SSH

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) C++ Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Software Developer
2 8 (72.73%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Magento Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) STL
1 8 (72.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Python
1 10 (90.91%) Perl
2 8 (72.73%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
2 2 (18.18%) VMware