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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 45 24
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 202 91 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.54% 4.59% 7.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.06% 21.11% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 156 83 140
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
545 431 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.73% 21.76% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 418 345 503
Average salary £32,000 £35,491 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,339
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 +42 128 £38,500 +23.20% 6
High Wycombe -4 28 £32,500 -22.61% 4
Marlow +17 23 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Aylesbury +5 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Amersham -4 2 £32,000 -20.49%
Buckingham - 1 £55,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 159 (38.88%) SQL
2 149 (36.43%) UNIX
3 144 (35.21%) MySQL
4 141 (34.47%) Windows
5 121 (29.58%) PHP
6 120 (29.34%) Apache
7 100 (24.45%) HTML
8 95 (23.23%) Java
8 95 (23.23%) JavaScript
9 94 (22.98%) SQL Server
10 84 (20.54%) Oracle
11 69 (16.87%) Degree
12 67 (16.38%) CSS
13 65 (15.89%) OO
13 65 (15.89%) LAMP
14 64 (15.65%) jQuery
15 59 (14.43%) Software Engineering
15 59 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
16 58 (14.18%) Finance
17 52 (12.71%) MVC
17 52 (12.71%) Relational Database
18 50 (12.22%) Microsoft
19 49 (11.98%) XML
20 48 (11.74%) Subversion
21 45 (11.00%) TDD
22 44 (10.76%) C++
23 43 (10.51%) Computer Science
23 43 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
24 42 (10.27%) Web Services
24 42 (10.27%) MS Excel

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 120 (29.34%) Apache
2 23 (5.62%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.91%) JBoss
4 15 (3.67%) WildFly
5 11 (2.69%) SAS
6 8 (1.96%) IIS
7 5 (1.22%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.22%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.98%) nginx
8 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.73%) Liferay
9 3 (0.73%) Lync
9 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.73%) Drupal
10 2 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 42 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.07%) SaaS
2 29 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.87%) Route 53
4 18 (4.40%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.49%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.38%) HTTP
2 21 (5.13%) LDAP
3 20 (4.89%) TCP/IP
4 17 (4.16%) VoIP
5 12 (2.93%) Firewall
6 7 (1.71%) WAN
6 7 (1.71%) LAN
6 7 (1.71%) SAN
6 7 (1.71%) Internet
7 6 (1.47%) VLAN
8 5 (1.22%) Network Security
8 5 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.22%) Wireless
8 5 (1.22%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.22%) ISDN
9 4 (0.98%) Frame Relay
10 3 (0.73%) X.25
10 3 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.73%) DNS
10 3 (0.73%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (35.21%) MySQL
2 94 (22.98%) SQL Server
3 52 (12.71%) Relational Database
4 32 (7.82%) RDBMS
5 31 (7.58%) Oracle Database
6 26 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 25 (6.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 24 (5.87%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (3.42%) Big Data
9 14 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.69%) DB2
12 9 (2.20%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.71%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.71%) PowerCenter
14 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
15 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.22%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (11.74%) Subversion
2 36 (8.80%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.87%) JUnit
4 22 (5.38%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.89%) Maven
6 18 (4.40%) Eclipse
7 16 (3.91%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (3.67%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (1.47%) Hudson
9 6 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.22%) JIRA
10 5 (1.22%) Selenium
10 5 (1.22%) JMeter
11 4 (0.98%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.98%) Ant
11 4 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (0.98%) FishEye
11 4 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.98%) JSHint
General
1 58 (14.18%) Finance
2 25 (6.11%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.67%) Banking
4 14 (3.42%) Retail
5 12 (2.93%) Electronics
6 9 (2.20%) Legal
6 9 (2.20%) Marketing
7 4 (0.98%) Games
8 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 172 (42.05%) Developer
2 52 (12.71%) PHP Developer
3 48 (11.74%) Analyst
4 47 (11.49%) Java Developer
5 39 (9.54%) Support Analyst
5 39 (9.54%) Support Engineer
6 30 (7.33%) Administrator
7 25 (6.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 22 (5.38%) Software Engineer
9 21 (5.13%) Senior Developer
10 20 (4.89%) J2EE Developer
10 20 (4.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 18 (4.40%) DBA
12 17 (4.16%) Software Developer
12 17 (4.16%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (3.42%) Web Developer
13 14 (3.42%) Programmer
13 14 (3.42%) Oracle Developer
13 14 (3.42%) Software Support Analyst
13 14 (3.42%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (24.45%) HTML
2 67 (16.38%) CSS
3 65 (15.89%) LAMP
4 64 (15.65%) jQuery
5 49 (11.98%) XML
6 42 (10.27%) Web Services
7 39 (9.54%) JSON
8 36 (8.80%) Ajax
9 31 (7.58%) Java EE
9 31 (7.58%) EJB
10 22 (5.38%) J2EE
11 21 (5.13%) Struts
12 20 (4.89%) JSP
12 20 (4.89%) JSF
13 17 (4.16%) HTML5
13 17 (4.16%) .NET
14 16 (3.91%) REST
14 16 (3.91%) JPA
15 15 (3.67%) JAX-WS
15 15 (3.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.51%) Computer Science
1 43 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.11%) Open Source
3 18 (4.40%) Clustering
4 11 (2.69%) Replication
5 10 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.71%) Device Driver
8 7 (1.71%) Streaming Video
9 5 (1.22%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.22%) Streaming Media
9 5 (1.22%) LPAR
10 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.73%) User Experience
10 3 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 149 (36.43%) UNIX
2 141 (34.47%) Windows
3 37 (9.05%) Solaris
4 19 (4.65%) AIX
5 17 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.91%) CentOS
7 14 (3.42%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.96%) Android
11 7 (1.71%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.47%) Fedora
13 5 (1.22%) VxWorks
13 5 (1.22%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.98%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.98%) HPUX
15 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.89%) OO
2 59 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (14.43%) Software Engineering
3 52 (12.71%) MVC
4 45 (11.00%) TDD
5 39 (9.54%) Multithreading
6 38 (9.29%) Web Development
7 36 (8.80%) ITIL
8 31 (7.58%) E-Commerce
9 28 (6.85%) Change Management
10 22 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (5.38%) OO PHP
11 21 (5.13%) Analytics
12 20 (4.89%) Migration
12 20 (4.89%) OOP
12 20 (4.89%) Project Management
12 20 (4.89%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (3.67%) Time Management
13 15 (3.67%) Unit Testing
13 15 (3.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (38.88%) SQL
2 121 (29.58%) PHP
3 95 (23.23%) Java
3 95 (23.23%) JavaScript
4 44 (10.76%) C++
5 25 (6.11%) Shell Script
6 21 (5.13%) C
7 18 (4.40%) PL/SQL
7 18 (4.40%) Python
8 16 (3.91%) Perl
9 14 (3.42%) PHP5
10 13 (3.18%) C#
11 12 (2.93%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.20%) Embedded C
13 8 (1.96%) Ruby
14 7 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.71%) VBScript
15 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.22%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 69 (16.87%) Degree
2 20 (4.89%) Sun Certification
3 11 (2.69%) OCPJP
3 11 (2.69%) OCMJD
3 11 (2.69%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.20%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.20%) ISEB
5 5 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.73%) SAS Certification
6 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.73%) CCNP
7 2 (0.49%) CCNA
7 2 (0.49%) MCP
7 2 (0.49%) MCSE
7 2 (0.49%) MCSA
7 2 (0.49%) CWNA
8 1 (0.24%) LPIC
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.40%) SLA
2 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 20 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.20%) Firmware
4 5 (1.22%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.22%) HDFS
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.98%) KVM
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.49%) XenServer
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) vSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Varnish
7 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (4.65%) Tivoli
1 19 (4.65%) Netcool
1 19 (4.65%) SCOM
2 14 (3.42%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 14 (3.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (1.96%) Puppet
4 4 (0.98%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.98%) SCCM
5 2 (0.49%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (20.54%) Oracle
2 50 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.33%) VMware
4 27 (6.60%) Red Hat
5 21 (5.13%) IBM
6 20 (4.89%) Cisco
6 20 (4.89%) Sun
7 18 (4.40%) Sybase
8 14 (3.42%) Zend
9 12 (2.93%) Remedy
9 12 (2.93%) HP
10 11 (2.69%) Sencha
11 8 (1.96%) Reuters
11 8 (1.96%) Perforce
12 7 (1.71%) Informatica
13 6 (1.47%) Business Objects
13 6 (1.47%) SAP
13 6 (1.47%) F5
13 6 (1.47%) Talend
14 5 (1.22%) NetApp
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £32000 per annum + 25hols, pension,parking,BUPA,life
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + 7K bonus + more benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Ascent People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000.00 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
WA Consultants
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 22 days ago