The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 23 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 7.30% 10.98% 13.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.26% 31.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 30
Median salary £34,359 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £44,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £75,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 60 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 22.63% 34.68% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 68
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Kingston Upon Thames.

Salary trend for Linux in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Kingston Upon Thames over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Linux.

1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) Python
4 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 9 (26.47%) Firewall
8 8 (23.53%) Puppet
8 8 (23.53%) QA
8 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
9 7 (20.59%) vSphere
9 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
9 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.59%) IIS
9 7 (20.59%) C++
9 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.65%) SQL
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) DHCP
10 6 (17.65%) DNS
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 6 (17.65%) Dell
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (17.65%) CentOS
10 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (11.76%) IaaS
3 4 (11.76%) PaaS
3 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) IP Telephony
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security
3 5 (14.71%) NGN
3 5 (14.71%) OSPF
3 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 2 (5.88%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) IT Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) QA Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) QA Tester
3 5 (14.71%) Security Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) QA Automation Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Fintech
2 4 (11.76%) Arduino
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.94%) OpenVMS
7 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
1 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
2 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
3 5 (14.71%) Information Security
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Content Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Video Content Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
5 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 10 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.59%) C++
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) C#
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.59%) vSphere
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.94%) vCloud
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Dell
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £32,475 - 36,243 per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago