The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 10.53% 2.13% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 16.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £33,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Operating Systems Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 21.05% 12.77% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +104.08%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

Linux
Salary Trend in Amersham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Amersham region.

Linux Salary Trend in Amersham

Linux
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Amersham 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 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Amersham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago