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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 22 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 8.25% 1.49% 19.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 6.67% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
18 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 18.56% 22.39% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 14
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
4 8 (42.11%) Apache
4 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
4 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Banking
6 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Release Management
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) Hudson
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) JBoss
7 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 4 (21.05%) Firewall
8 4 (21.05%) Subversion
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Juniper
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) Ant
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
1 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Hudson
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) Ant
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) FishEye
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Release Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) LAMP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Tandem
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
1 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
1 6 (31.58%) Release Management
1 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
3 1 (5.26%) Snort
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (5.26%) iptables
3 1 (5.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (5.26%) collectd
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) EMC