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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 19 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 22.89% 1.30% 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.52% 4.00% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
29 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 34.94% 32.47% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 17
Average salary £45,375 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £44,400
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 28 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Apache
2 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
3 15 (60.00%) Ant
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle
3 15 (60.00%) Subversion
4 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
4 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (56.00%) PL/SQL
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) Finance
5 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
5 13 (52.00%) Release Management
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database
6 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
6 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
7 11 (44.00%) Project Management
7 11 (44.00%) Open Source
7 11 (44.00%) Banking
7 11 (44.00%) Asset Management
8 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (40.00%) Matrix Management
8 10 (40.00%) Hudson
8 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 10 (40.00%) JBoss
9 9 (36.00%) FishEye
9 9 (36.00%) JIRA
10 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (24.00%) Cisco
12 5 (20.00%) Tandem

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (64.00%) Apache
1 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (40.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Ant
1 15 (60.00%) Subversion
2 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (40.00%) Hudson
2 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (36.00%) FishEye
3 9 (36.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Mockito
4 3 (12.00%) JUnit
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Configuration Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Release Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Release Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) REST
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Wicket
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
2 3 (12.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
2 3 (12.00%) Swing
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Tandem
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
1 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (52.00%) Release Management
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) Open Source
3 11 (44.00%) Asset Management
4 10 (40.00%) Matrix Management
5 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) AOP
8 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
9 2 (8.00%) Information Security
9 2 (8.00%) Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) SDLC
10 1 (4.00%) Coaching
10 1 (4.00%) Change Control
10 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) PL/SQL
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) HQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.00%) CRISC
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) hybris
4 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (12.00%) Endeca
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) AppSense