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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 11.34% 1.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.43% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
35 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wimbledon 36.08% 27.16% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 11
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wimbledon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 15 (53.57%) Oracle
3 15 (53.57%) Ant
3 15 (53.57%) Apache
3 15 (53.57%) Subversion
4 14 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (50.00%) Project Management
4 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 14 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (46.43%) Shell Script
5 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
5 13 (46.43%) Release Management
6 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
6 12 (42.86%) RDBMS
7 11 (39.29%) Open Source
7 11 (39.29%) Banking
7 11 (39.29%) Asset Management
8 10 (35.71%) Matrix Management
8 10 (35.71%) Hudson
8 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 10 (35.71%) JBoss
9 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) FishEye
9 9 (32.14%) JIRA
10 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 15 (53.57%) Apache
3 10 (35.71%) JBoss
4 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.71%) Apache Solr
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle Database
2 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 12 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Ant
1 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Hudson
2 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) FishEye
3 9 (32.14%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) JUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Mockito
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Configuration Manager
1 6 (21.43%) Release Manager
1 6 (21.43%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Release Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) Swing
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.71%) Spring
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Wicket
2 3 (10.71%) REST
2 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Tandem
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Project Management
1 14 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (46.43%) Release Management
3 11 (39.29%) Open Source
3 11 (39.29%) Asset Management
4 10 (35.71%) Matrix Management
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
6 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) AOP
9 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (7.14%) Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
10 2 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) HQL
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) CISA
2 1 (3.57%) CISM
2 1 (3.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Juniper
4 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
4 3 (10.71%) Endeca
4 3 (10.71%) hybris
4 3 (10.71%) F5
4 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) AppSense
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp