The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Drayton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Drayton - - 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 West Drayton region.

Operating Systems Category
West Drayton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Drayton - 30.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Drayton

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Drayton

Linux
Salary Trend in West Drayton

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

Linux Salary Trend in West Drayton

Linux
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Drayton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Drayton 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 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Drayton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Drayton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat