The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 17 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 16.35% 1.52% 18.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.96% 4.76% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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 Wimbledon region.

Operating Systems Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 25.96% 31.82% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 14
Average salary £44,000 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £45,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

Linux
Salary Trend in Wimbledon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wimbledon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Wimbledon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
3 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 14 (63.64%) Shell Script
4 13 (59.09%) Apache
4 13 (59.09%) Finance
4 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
4 13 (59.09%) Release Management
4 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
5 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (50.00%) Open Source
5 11 (50.00%) Banking
5 11 (50.00%) Subversion
5 11 (50.00%) Ant
5 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
6 10 (45.45%) JBoss
6 10 (45.45%) Asset Management
6 10 (45.45%) Hudson
6 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
7 9 (40.91%) Project Management
8 8 (36.36%) FishEye
8 8 (36.36%) Matrix Management
8 8 (36.36%) JIRA
9 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco
11 4 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wimbledon 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 14 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 13 (59.09%) Apache
3 10 (45.45%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
2 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
1 11 (50.00%) Ant
2 10 (45.45%) Hudson
2 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 8 (36.36%) FishEye
3 8 (36.36%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Mockito
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Release Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Release Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Swing
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Tandem
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Automated Testing
1 13 (59.09%) Release Management
1 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (50.00%) Open Source
3 10 (45.45%) Asset Management
4 9 (40.91%) Project Management
5 8 (36.36%) Matrix Management
6 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Coaching
8 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) ETL
8 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Information Security
9 1 (4.55%) TDD
9 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
1 14 (63.64%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) HQL
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Endeca
5 1 (4.55%) hybris