The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 2 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 27.40% 10.74% 9.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.05% 24.62% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 5
Average salary £41,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 50.68% 43.62% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Linux Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) Middleware
4 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
4 7 (30.43%) Perl
4 7 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) J2EE
4 7 (30.43%) Subversion
4 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
4 7 (30.43%) High Availability
4 7 (30.43%) Network Management
4 7 (30.43%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) Salt
5 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (26.09%) F5
5 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) Change Control
5 6 (26.09%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (26.09%) Human Resource Management
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
5 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
5 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
5 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
5 6 (26.09%) Business Process Improvement

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (26.09%) Apache
1 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Alfresco
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) BIG-IP
1 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) SSL
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Support
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) J2EE
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 6 (26.09%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.35%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
2 6 (26.09%) Clustering
2 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) SUSE
3 4 (17.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
5 1 (4.35%) Fedora
5 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps
1 7 (30.43%) High Availability
1 7 (30.43%) Network Management
1 7 (30.43%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Business Process Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Change Control
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) Data Protection
2 6 (26.09%) Human Resource Management
2 6 (26.09%) Process Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
2 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Validation
3 5 (21.74%) Software Deployment
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) Perl
4 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (26.09%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) C
7 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) VB
8 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) RHCE
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO 8583
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Varnish
4 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) Salt
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) F5
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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