The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 29 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 125 118 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.17% 5.52% 8.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.34% 22.96% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 143
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
426 514 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.04% 24.04% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 337 391 423
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Linux
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 99 £35,500 -15.47% 17
High Wycombe -5 13 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Marlow +11 6 £32,000 -41.81% 1
Buckingham - 2 £55,000 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 144 (48.48%) Windows
2 111 (37.37%) UNIX
3 99 (33.33%) SQL
4 84 (28.28%) MySQL
5 75 (25.25%) Java
6 68 (22.90%) Oracle
7 63 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
8 62 (20.88%) Degree
9 60 (20.20%) SQL Server
10 59 (19.87%) PHP
11 53 (17.85%) Microsoft
12 52 (17.51%) Apache
13 41 (13.80%) Computer Science
14 40 (13.47%) MS Excel
15 38 (12.79%) HTML
15 38 (12.79%) Relational Database
16 37 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (12.12%) Change Management
18 33 (11.11%) Shell Script
18 33 (11.11%) C++
18 33 (11.11%) SLA
18 33 (11.11%) Subversion
18 33 (11.11%) Software Engineering
19 32 (10.77%) Oracle Database
19 32 (10.77%) JavaScript
20 31 (10.44%) VMware
21 30 (10.10%) Finance
22 29 (9.76%) SaaS
23 28 (9.43%) RDBMS
24 27 (9.09%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 52 (17.51%) Apache
2 19 (6.40%) JBoss
3 17 (5.72%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.70%) SAS
6 10 (3.37%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.37%) IIS
7 9 (3.03%) WildFly
8 8 (2.69%) Apache ServiceMix
9 7 (2.36%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.68%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.67%) nginx
14 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.34%) Lync
14 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 40 (13.47%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.05%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.76%) SaaS
2 13 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 11 (3.70%) Route 53
4 6 (2.02%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (2.02%) AWS OpsWorks
5 5 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.68%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.40%) Firewall
2 16 (5.39%) TCP/IP
2 16 (5.39%) DNS
3 14 (4.71%) LDAP
4 12 (4.04%) Wireless
5 8 (2.69%) Internet
6 7 (2.36%) VPN
6 7 (2.36%) OSPF
6 7 (2.36%) BGP
6 7 (2.36%) VoIP
7 6 (2.02%) WAN
7 6 (2.02%) LAN
7 6 (2.02%) 802.11
7 6 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.68%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (1.68%) SAN
8 5 (1.68%) SSL
8 5 (1.68%) IPv4
8 5 (1.68%) DHCP
8 5 (1.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (28.28%) MySQL
2 60 (20.20%) SQL Server
3 38 (12.79%) Relational Database
4 32 (10.77%) Oracle Database
5 28 (9.43%) RDBMS
6 24 (8.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (5.72%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (5.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (3.03%) PowerCenter
10 9 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.03%) DB2
10 9 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.68%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (11.11%) Subversion
2 26 (8.75%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.42%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (4.71%) Eclipse
4 14 (4.71%) JUnit
4 14 (4.71%) Maven
4 14 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.03%) NetBeans
5 9 (3.03%) JMeter
6 7 (2.36%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.36%) JIRA
7 6 (2.02%) Trac
8 4 (1.35%) NUnit
8 4 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.35%) MSTest
8 4 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.35%) Bugzilla
9 3 (1.01%) GCC
General
1 30 (10.10%) Finance
2 13 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.37%) Retail
4 9 (3.03%) Electronics
5 4 (1.35%) Banking
6 3 (1.01%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.67%) Automotive
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 81 (27.27%) Developer
2 42 (14.14%) Administrator
3 37 (12.46%) Analyst
4 27 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 23 (7.74%) Support Engineer
5 23 (7.74%) Java Developer
6 21 (7.07%) Software Engineer
7 19 (6.40%) Software Developer
8 16 (5.39%) Network Engineer
8 16 (5.39%) Oracle Developer
8 16 (5.39%) Monitoring Specialist
9 15 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (4.71%) UNIX Administrator
10 14 (4.71%) Operations Engineer
11 13 (4.38%) PHP Developer
12 10 (3.37%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.37%) Programmer
12 10 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (2.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.79%) HTML
2 27 (9.09%) LAMP
2 27 (9.09%) jQuery
3 22 (7.41%) CSS
4 21 (7.07%) Java EE
5 20 (6.73%) XML
6 18 (6.06%) JSON
7 15 (5.05%) EJB
8 14 (4.71%) JSF
8 14 (4.71%) Ruby on Rails
9 13 (4.38%) HTML5
10 12 (4.04%) REST
11 11 (3.70%) Middleware
12 10 (3.37%) Web Services
12 10 (3.37%) .NET
12 10 (3.37%) JPA
13 9 (3.03%) JAX-WS
13 9 (3.03%) JAX-RS
13 9 (3.03%) SAP XI
14 8 (2.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 63 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (13.80%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.07%) Clustering
4 17 (5.72%) Open Source
5 13 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.70%) Mainframe
7 10 (3.37%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.69%) Replication
9 6 (2.02%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.68%) Physics
11 4 (1.35%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.35%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.35%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.35%) Streaming Media
11 4 (1.35%) User Experience
12 3 (1.01%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.01%) BeagleBone
13 2 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 144 (48.48%) Windows
2 111 (37.37%) UNIX
3 27 (9.09%) Solaris
4 20 (6.73%) AIX
5 14 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.04%) Android
7 12 (4.04%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (3.03%) HPUX
8 9 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.36%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.36%) CentOS
11 6 (2.02%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.68%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.35%) Debian
13 4 (1.35%) Fedora
13 4 (1.35%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.67%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.46%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (12.12%) Change Management
3 33 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 26 (8.75%) ITIL
4 26 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (8.42%) OO
6 23 (7.74%) Time Management
7 22 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 21 (7.07%) Migration
9 19 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (6.40%) OOP
10 18 (6.06%) Data Analysis
10 18 (6.06%) Multithreading
11 17 (5.72%) Web Development
11 17 (5.72%) Scrum
12 16 (5.39%) TDD
12 16 (5.39%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (33.33%) SQL
2 75 (25.25%) Java
3 59 (19.87%) PHP
4 33 (11.11%) C++
4 33 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 32 (10.77%) JavaScript
6 22 (7.41%) Ruby
7 17 (5.72%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.39%) C
8 16 (5.39%) C#
8 16 (5.39%) PL/SQL
9 15 (5.05%) Python
10 14 (4.71%) Perl
11 9 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.68%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.35%) C++/CLI
14 3 (1.01%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.01%) VB
14 3 (1.01%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 62 (20.88%) Degree
2 9 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.69%) MCSA
3 8 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.36%) CCNP
4 7 (2.36%) MCP
5 6 (2.02%) MCSE
5 6 (2.02%) CWNA
6 4 (1.35%) CCNA
6 4 (1.35%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.01%) OCPJP
7 3 (1.01%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) MCTS
9 1 (0.34%) CEH
9 1 (0.34%) CISSP
9 1 (0.34%) GCIA
9 1 (0.34%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.72%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.39%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.36%) XenServer
5 4 (1.35%) Samba
5 4 (1.35%) NFS
6 2 (0.67%) vSphere
7 1 (0.34%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.34%) HDFS
7 1 (0.34%) Xen
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (8.08%) SCOM
2 23 (7.74%) Netcool
2 23 (7.74%) Tivoli
3 16 (5.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 16 (5.39%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 9 (3.03%) Nagios
5 8 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.36%) SCCM
6 7 (2.36%) Puppet
7 6 (2.02%) Opsview
8 4 (1.35%) WMI
9 2 (0.67%) WSUS
9 2 (0.67%) Ansible
9 2 (0.67%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.67%) Cacti
9 2 (0.67%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.34%) Nessus
Vendors
1 68 (22.90%) Oracle
2 53 (17.85%) Microsoft
3 31 (10.44%) VMware
4 24 (8.08%) Red Hat
5 22 (7.41%) Cisco
6 17 (5.72%) IBM
7 16 (5.39%) Remedy
8 14 (4.71%) HP
9 10 (3.37%) Citrix
10 9 (3.03%) Business Objects
10 9 (3.03%) SAP
10 9 (3.03%) Informatica
11 7 (2.36%) Zend
11 7 (2.36%) EMC
12 6 (2.02%) Google
12 6 (2.02%) NetApp
12 6 (2.02%) F5
13 5 (1.68%) Sun
14 4 (1.35%) Intel
14 4 (1.35%) Borland
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HiberniaEvros Technology Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Outsource UK
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + two bonus schemes, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 6K Bonus+Pension+Life assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £39000 per annum + parking, pension, life, health 25 hol
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 23 days hol + bank hol
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
SportsCover Direct
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, South East
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport Pagnell
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago