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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.35% 15.38% 11.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.82% 51.85% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 15
Average salary £57,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
39 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 33.91% 29.67% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 35
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £30,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (23.81%) Network Management
5 5 (23.81%) Python
5 5 (23.81%) PhD
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) Middleware
6 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Qt
6 4 (19.05%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Subversion
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (14.29%) SMTP
2 3 (14.29%) X.400
2 3 (14.29%) X.500
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) GCC
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
1 4 (19.05%) Qt
2 1 (4.76%) COM
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
3 2 (9.52%) Chemistry
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 2 (9.52%) HPUX
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) uClinux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Network Management
3 4 (19.05%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C++
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) C
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PhD
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) RHCE
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Legato
1 2 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Intel
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) HP
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