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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 51 22
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -29
Permanent jobs citing Linux 145 79 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.11% 4.36% 8.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.15% 17.48% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 107 65 161
Average salary £37,578 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £23,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
451 452 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.24% 24.93% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 340 347 522
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +33 111 £37,500 +11.11% 12
Marlow +11 14 £40,000 +14.28%
High Wycombe -1 11 £35,000 - 4
Amersham - 3 - -
Buckingham - 2 £55,000 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 148 (42.65%) Windows
2 131 (37.75%) UNIX
3 129 (37.18%) SQL
4 110 (31.70%) MySQL
5 93 (26.80%) Java
6 82 (23.63%) PHP
7 72 (20.75%) Apache
8 70 (20.17%) SQL Server
9 68 (19.60%) Oracle
10 67 (19.31%) Degree
11 55 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
12 52 (14.99%) Relational Database
12 52 (14.99%) HTML
13 51 (14.70%) Microsoft
14 48 (13.83%) LAMP
15 46 (13.26%) MS Excel
16 44 (12.68%) JavaScript
17 43 (12.39%) Subversion
18 39 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
19 36 (10.37%) VMware
19 36 (10.37%) C++
19 36 (10.37%) Computer Science
20 35 (10.09%) Software Engineering
21 34 (9.80%) SaaS
21 34 (9.80%) Change Management
21 34 (9.80%) Finance
22 33 (9.51%) OO
23 32 (9.22%) Oracle Database
24 31 (8.93%) RDBMS
24 31 (8.93%) Java EE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 72 (20.75%) Apache
2 19 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 18 (5.19%) JBoss
4 16 (4.61%) WildFly
5 13 (3.75%) SAS
6 5 (1.44%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.44%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.86%) Drupal
8 3 (0.86%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.86%) Lync
8 3 (0.86%) IIS
9 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.58%) nginx
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.80%) SaaS
2 25 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.76%) Route 53
4 15 (4.32%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.44%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.58%) GitHub
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.34%) LDAP
2 16 (4.61%) Firewall
2 16 (4.61%) VoIP
3 14 (4.03%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.31%) SAN
5 7 (2.02%) Wireless
5 7 (2.02%) Internet
5 7 (2.02%) WAN
5 7 (2.02%) LAN
5 7 (2.02%) DNS
6 6 (1.73%) HTTP
7 5 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.15%) 802.11
8 4 (1.15%) Frame Relay
8 4 (1.15%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.86%) VLAN
9 3 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.86%) Network Security
9 3 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.86%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (31.70%) MySQL
2 70 (20.17%) SQL Server
3 52 (14.99%) Relational Database
4 32 (9.22%) Oracle Database
5 31 (8.93%) RDBMS
6 26 (7.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (6.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (5.76%) Amazon RDS
9 17 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.88%) DB2
12 9 (2.59%) BusinessObjects XI
12 9 (2.59%) MariaDB
12 9 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (2.59%) PowerCenter
13 7 (2.02%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.73%) Big Data
15 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (12.39%) Subversion
2 30 (8.65%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.92%) JUnit
3 24 (6.92%) Oracle Forms
4 21 (6.05%) Maven
5 19 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 16 (4.61%) NetBeans
7 10 (2.88%) JIRA
8 9 (2.59%) JMeter
9 8 (2.31%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.31%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.44%) NUnit
10 5 (1.44%) Trac
11 4 (1.15%) Ant
11 4 (1.15%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (1.15%) Hudson
11 4 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.15%) MSTest
General
1 34 (9.80%) Finance
2 25 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.03%) Retail
4 10 (2.88%) Banking
5 8 (2.31%) Electronics
6 5 (1.44%) Legal
7 4 (1.15%) Games
8 3 (0.86%) Advertising
9 2 (0.58%) Marketing
9 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (32.28%) Developer
2 45 (12.97%) Analyst
3 40 (11.53%) Java Developer
4 37 (10.66%) Administrator
5 36 (10.37%) Support Analyst
6 31 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 30 (8.65%) PHP Developer
8 20 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (5.48%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 17 (4.90%) Monitoring Specialist
11 16 (4.61%) Oracle Developer
11 16 (4.61%) Operations Engineer
12 14 (4.03%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.46%) Network Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) Architect
13 12 (3.46%) Programmer
13 12 (3.46%) Consultant
13 12 (3.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 12 (3.46%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.99%) HTML
2 48 (13.83%) LAMP
3 31 (8.93%) Java EE
4 30 (8.65%) jQuery
4 30 (8.65%) XML
5 29 (8.36%) CSS
6 27 (7.78%) JSON
6 27 (7.78%) Web Services
7 25 (7.20%) EJB
8 21 (6.05%) JSF
9 17 (4.90%) JPA
10 16 (4.61%) JAX-RS
10 16 (4.61%) JAX-WS
11 13 (3.75%) .NET
12 12 (3.46%) J2EE
12 12 (3.46%) Struts
12 12 (3.46%) Ajax
13 11 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (2.88%) REST
15 9 (2.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.05%) Open Source
4 15 (4.32%) Clustering
5 11 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.59%) Replication
7 8 (2.31%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.31%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.73%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.15%) Physics
11 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.86%) User Experience
11 3 (0.86%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.58%) IVR
13 1 (0.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.29%) Streaming Media
13 1 (0.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 148 (42.65%) Windows
2 131 (37.75%) UNIX
3 24 (6.92%) Solaris
4 16 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (4.32%) AIX
6 13 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (3.75%) CentOS
7 10 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.31%) Android
10 7 (2.02%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.02%) HPUX
11 6 (1.73%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.73%) Fedora
12 5 (1.44%) VxWorks
13 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.15%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (10.09%) Software Engineering
3 34 (9.80%) Change Management
4 33 (9.51%) OO
5 30 (8.65%) TDD
5 30 (8.65%) ITIL
6 29 (8.36%) Multithreading
7 26 (7.49%) E-Commerce
8 25 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (7.20%) Migration
9 24 (6.92%) Web Development
10 23 (6.63%) Time Management
11 22 (6.34%) MVC
12 21 (6.05%) Project Management
13 20 (5.76%) Incident Management
14 18 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
14 18 (5.19%) Data Analysis
15 17 (4.90%) Analytics
16 16 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (4.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 129 (37.18%) SQL
2 93 (26.80%) Java
3 82 (23.63%) PHP
4 44 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 36 (10.37%) C++
6 29 (8.36%) Shell Script
7 17 (4.90%) C
8 16 (4.61%) C#
8 16 (4.61%) PL/SQL
8 16 (4.61%) Python
9 14 (4.03%) Perl
10 12 (3.46%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.17%) Ruby
12 8 (2.31%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.02%) VBScript
14 6 (1.73%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.44%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.44%) Assembly Language
16 4 (1.15%) PHP5
16 4 (1.15%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 67 (19.31%) Degree
2 12 (3.46%) Sun Certification
2 12 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.31%) OCPJP
4 8 (2.31%) OCMJD
5 5 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.44%) ISEB
5 5 (1.44%) CCNP
6 4 (1.15%) CCNA
6 4 (1.15%) CWNA
7 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.86%) MCSA
8 2 (0.58%) MCP
8 2 (0.58%) MCSE
8 2 (0.58%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.29%) LPIC
9 1 (0.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (4.61%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.44%) Firmware
5 4 (1.15%) XenServer
6 3 (0.86%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.86%) HDFS
7 1 (0.29%) Xen
7 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.29%) vSphere
7 1 (0.29%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.29%) Varnish
7 1 (0.29%) Samba
7 1 (0.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (6.92%) Netcool
1 24 (6.92%) Tivoli
1 24 (6.92%) SCOM
2 17 (4.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 17 (4.90%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 8 (2.31%) Puppet
4 2 (0.58%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.58%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) WSUS
5 1 (0.29%) WMI
5 1 (0.29%) Nessus
5 1 (0.29%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (19.60%) Oracle
2 51 (14.70%) Microsoft
3 36 (10.37%) VMware
4 26 (7.49%) Red Hat
5 21 (6.05%) IBM
6 19 (5.48%) Cisco
7 15 (4.32%) Remedy
8 12 (3.46%) Sun
8 12 (3.46%) HP
8 12 (3.46%) Zend
9 9 (2.59%) Informatica
9 9 (2.59%) Business Objects
9 9 (2.59%) SAP
10 7 (2.02%) F5
10 7 (2.02%) Perforce
10 7 (2.02%) Citrix
10 7 (2.02%) Reuters
11 6 (1.73%) NetApp
11 6 (1.73%) Brocade
12 5 (1.44%) Google
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