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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 37.40% 6.32% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.46% 35.29% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +52.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
52 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 42.28% 17.89% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 16
Average salary £37,000 £44,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 51 (85.00%) SQL
2 50 (83.33%) Finance
3 49 (81.67%) Banking
4 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (71.67%) Java
5 43 (71.67%) Oracle
6 39 (65.00%) ITIL
7 35 (58.33%) Web Services
8 34 (56.67%) Git (software)
9 32 (53.33%) XML
10 31 (51.67%) Degree
11 30 (50.00%) QA
11 30 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (50.00%) SAP
11 30 (50.00%) Automated Testing
12 29 (48.33%) Asset Management
12 29 (48.33%) Shell Script
12 29 (48.33%) Wealth Management
13 28 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (46.67%) SOA
13 28 (46.67%) Tomcat
14 27 (45.00%) SOAP
15 25 (41.67%) HTML
15 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
16 23 (38.33%) Service Delivery
17 22 (36.67%) Subversion
17 22 (36.67%) Ant
18 21 (35.00%) VB.NET
18 21 (35.00%) .NET
18 21 (35.00%) MS Office

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 28 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 21 (35.00%) Apache
2 21 (35.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (30.00%) JBoss
4 9 (15.00%) Liferay
5 7 (11.67%) Jetty
5 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
7 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (5.00%) Zimbra
8 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
1 21 (35.00%) MS Office
1 21 (35.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) DHCP
1 12 (20.00%) DNS
1 12 (20.00%) LDAP
1 12 (20.00%) SAN
1 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 9 (15.00%) HTTP
3 9 (15.00%) iSCSI
3 9 (15.00%) NAS
3 9 (15.00%) SMTP
3 9 (15.00%) SNMP
3 9 (15.00%) SSL
3 9 (15.00%) Telnet
4 4 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (5.00%) BGP
5 3 (5.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (3.33%) WebEx
7 1 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) MySQL
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 13 (21.67%) RDBMS
3 13 (21.67%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 34 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 22 (36.67%) Ant
3 22 (36.67%) Subversion
4 21 (35.00%) HP UFT
4 21 (35.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 21 (35.00%) Selenium
4 21 (35.00%) SilkTest
5 18 (30.00%) Hudson
6 13 (21.67%) JUnit
6 13 (21.67%) Mockito
7 12 (20.00%) JIRA
8 11 (18.33%) Gradle
8 11 (18.33%) Maven
9 9 (15.00%) FishEye
10 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
11 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (5.00%) git-flow
General
1 50 (83.33%) Finance
2 49 (81.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) French Language
3 2 (3.33%) German Language
3 2 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Analyst
2 18 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
3 15 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) Developer
5 13 (21.67%) Java Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Administrator
6 10 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (15.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 9 (15.00%) Release Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Test Manager
9 5 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Programme Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Test Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
11 2 (3.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) Web Services
2 32 (53.33%) XML
3 27 (45.00%) SOAP
4 25 (41.67%) HTML
5 21 (35.00%) .NET
5 21 (35.00%) XBRL
6 13 (21.67%) Spring
7 11 (18.33%) Java EE
7 11 (18.33%) JMS
7 11 (18.33%) JSON
8 10 (16.67%) LAMP
9 9 (15.00%) J2EE
9 9 (15.00%) JDBC
9 9 (15.00%) LAPP Stack
10 7 (11.67%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
10 7 (11.67%) Apache CXF
10 7 (11.67%) JAXB
10 7 (11.67%) JAX-WS
10 7 (11.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.00%) Clustering
4 9 (15.00%) Cryptography
5 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Unix
2 12 (20.00%) Windows
3 9 (15.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Debian
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (65.00%) ITIL
3 30 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 30 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (48.33%) Asset Management
4 29 (48.33%) Wealth Management
5 28 (46.67%) SOA
6 23 (38.33%) Service Delivery
7 21 (35.00%) Business Analysis
7 21 (35.00%) Defect Management
7 21 (35.00%) Functional Testing
7 21 (35.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 21 (35.00%) PRINCE2
7 21 (35.00%) Risk Analysis
7 21 (35.00%) Software Architecture
7 21 (35.00%) Target Operating Model
7 21 (35.00%) Test Management
7 21 (35.00%) Time Management
7 21 (35.00%) Waterfall
8 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (85.00%) SQL
2 43 (71.67%) Java
3 29 (48.33%) Shell Script
4 21 (35.00%) VB.NET
5 20 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (18.33%) Perl
8 10 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 9 (15.00%) AWK
9 9 (15.00%) sed
10 2 (3.33%) HQL
11 1 (1.67%) PHP
11 1 (1.67%) Python
11 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) Degree
2 21 (35.00%) ISEB
2 21 (35.00%) ISTQB
2 21 (35.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 21 (35.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (15.00%) RHCE
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) NFS
1 12 (20.00%) Squid
2 9 (15.00%) iptables
2 9 (15.00%) Postfix
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Docker
3 3 (5.00%) Snort
4 1 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Puppet
2 10 (16.67%) Nmap
3 9 (15.00%) Nagios
4 3 (5.00%) CFEngine
4 3 (5.00%) logstash
4 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Oracle
2 30 (50.00%) SAP
3 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (15.00%) EMC
5 9 (15.00%) NetApp
5 9 (15.00%) Novell
5 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (15.00%) VMware
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco
7 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.00%) F5
7 3 (5.00%) Juniper
7 3 (5.00%) Splunk
8 2 (3.33%) Endeca
8 2 (3.33%) hybris
8 2 (3.33%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.33%) Trend Micro