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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 2.35% 19.35% 18.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 60.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +84.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
15 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 17.65% 32.26% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 12
Average salary £34,500 £36,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.47% +23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Banbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Coverity
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Nessus
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Nmap
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Coverity
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
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