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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 24 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 5.43% 5.88% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.74% 35.71% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
23 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 25.00% 16.47% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,800 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £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 5 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (65.22%) Shell Script
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Perl
4 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
5 9 (39.13%) Asset Management
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
6 8 (34.78%) UNIX
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Apache
6 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
6 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
6 8 (34.78%) Puppet
7 6 (26.09%) Data Guard
7 6 (26.09%) Open Source
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (21.74%) Solaris
8 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (21.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (17.39%) NetApp
9 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 4 (17.39%) Project Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (34.78%) Apache
1 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Hudson
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Administrator
2 10 (43.48%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (26.09%) DBA
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Release Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Tandem
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Solaris
2 5 (21.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Debian
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Asset Management
2 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Shell Script
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Perl
3 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) LXC
4 1 (4.35%) Snort
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 6 (26.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) collectd
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft