The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 19.05% 14.29% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 45.00% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £34,750 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.40% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £65,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Linux
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 33.33% 31.75% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 25
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,200 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Linux Salary Trend in Banbury

Linux
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Banbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Coverity
3 5 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
4 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Wind River
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Banbury 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2SE
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
1 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) XenServer
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Coverity
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Wind River
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Apollo Solutions
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