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 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 17 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 9.65% 7.69% 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.83% 46.15% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £62,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £58,400
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 Wimbledon region.

Operating Systems Category
Wimbledon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 35.96% 16.67% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 15
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,050 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (68.18%) Shell Script
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Perl
4 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 9 (40.91%) Asset Management
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) UNIX
6 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
6 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 8 (36.36%) Puppet
7 7 (31.82%) Apache
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (27.27%) Open Source
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (27.27%) Data Guard
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (22.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (22.73%) Solaris
9 5 (22.73%) PHP
10 4 (18.18%) NetApp
10 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Project Management
11 3 (13.64%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 7 (31.82%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Hudson
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (27.27%) DBA
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Release Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Tandem
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) UNIX
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Asset Management
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Shell Script
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Perl
3 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Snort
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Xen
4 1 (4.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) collectd
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) HP