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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 9.15% 3.36% 9.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.93% 11.63% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
54 43 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 35.29% 28.86% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 88
Average salary £35,125 £38,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.76% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) UNIX
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) Nagios
3 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (17.39%) C
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) IIS
4 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 4 (17.39%) CISSP
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Legal
4 4 (17.39%) GIAC
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) XML
5 3 (13.04%) Python

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (17.39%) IIS
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Security Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Information Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
3 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (8.70%) STL
3 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (8.70%) Memcached
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) GIS
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) EPoS
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) UNIX
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
2 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
2 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
2 4 (17.39%) Information Security
2 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Image Processing
4 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
1 4 (17.39%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VC++
4 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) GIAC
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) logstash
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Lumension
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.35%) Sophos
4 1 (4.35%) ESRI
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford or Uxbridge
Church International
Salary: £50k - £55k plus bonus and on call
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 11 days ago