The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 7.43% 3.97% 10.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 11.32% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 21
Average salary £52,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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 Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 53 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 37.16% 35.10% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 90
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Linux
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Linux
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) UNIX
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) MySQL
6 5 (20.83%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) Nagios
7 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 4 (16.67%) Service Management
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (16.67%) GIAC
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 4 (16.67%) Information Security
7 4 (16.67%) Dell
7 4 (16.67%) CISSP
7 4 (16.67%) IIS
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) C
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
3 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (8.33%) Memcached
3 2 (8.33%) STL
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) GIS
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security
2 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
2 3 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VC++
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 4 (16.67%) GIAC
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Postfix
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) logstash
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Dell
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) VeriFone
6 2 (8.33%) Splunk
7 1 (4.17%) Lumension
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (4.17%) ESRI
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
Uxbridge, Middlesex
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