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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 8 5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham - 20.69% 27.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 54.55% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 27
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
20 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Twickenham 40.82% 37.93% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 29
Average salary £33,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 December 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP