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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 179 207 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.96% 10.17% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.69% 41.73% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 142 178 90
Average salary £40,875 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.54% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
516 496 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.93% 24.37% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 404 407 386
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -11 113 £40,000 - 7
High Wycombe +6 39 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Marlow +13 3 £35,000 -31.70% 1
Aylesbury -5 3 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Buckingham - 3 £45,000 -
Bletchley - 3 £45,000 -
Amersham +5 2 £50,000 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (44.85%) Windows
2 133 (40.30%) UNIX
3 128 (38.79%) SQL
4 90 (27.27%) MySQL
5 88 (26.67%) Oracle
6 79 (23.94%) Java
6 79 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (21.82%) Apache
8 68 (20.61%) JavaScript
8 68 (20.61%) Software Engineering
9 65 (19.70%) PHP
10 57 (17.27%) Degree
11 55 (16.67%) Python
12 53 (16.06%) C++
13 51 (15.45%) Computer Science
14 49 (14.85%) SQL Server
15 47 (14.24%) HTML
16 41 (12.42%) Shell Script
16 41 (12.42%) jQuery
16 41 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (11.82%) Bash Shell
17 39 (11.82%) OO
18 37 (11.21%) OOP
19 36 (10.91%) Perl
20 35 (10.61%) Open Source
21 34 (10.30%) CSS
21 34 (10.30%) ITIL
22 33 (10.00%) Scrum
22 33 (10.00%) Oracle Database
23 32 (9.70%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (21.82%) Apache
2 29 (8.79%) Tomcat
3 23 (6.97%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.15%) JBoss
5 12 (3.64%) IIS
6 11 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.03%) SAS
7 10 (3.03%) CMS
7 10 (3.03%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.73%) Drupal
8 9 (2.73%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (1.82%) Liferay
10 5 (1.52%) nginx
10 5 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.52%) OpenEdge
10 5 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.91%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.91%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.61%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.06%) SaaS
2 11 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) Office 365
4 2 (0.61%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.79%) TCP/IP
2 19 (5.76%) DNS
3 18 (5.45%) Firewall
4 15 (4.55%) VPN
5 10 (3.03%) SSL
5 10 (3.03%) SAN
6 8 (2.42%) BGP
6 8 (2.42%) WAN
7 7 (2.12%) DHCP
7 7 (2.12%) OSPF
7 7 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (1.82%) LAN
8 6 (1.82%) MPLS
8 6 (1.82%) Internet
8 6 (1.82%) Wireless
9 5 (1.52%) IPsec
9 5 (1.52%) 3G
9 5 (1.52%) L2TP
9 5 (1.52%) LDAP
9 5 (1.52%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (27.27%) MySQL
2 49 (14.85%) SQL Server
3 33 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 31 (9.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (6.97%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.06%) RDBMS
7 16 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.55%) DB2
8 15 (4.55%) JasperReports
9 13 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.73%) BusinessObjects XI
11 9 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (2.73%) PowerCenter
11 9 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.91%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.91%) Big Data
13 3 (0.91%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 28 (8.48%) Subversion
2 24 (7.27%) Jenkins
3 23 (6.97%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.24%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.24%) JIRA
5 12 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (3.64%) TeamCity
6 10 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.73%) Ant
7 9 (2.73%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.82%) Maven
8 6 (1.82%) PVCS
9 4 (1.21%) Toad
9 4 (1.21%) ClearQuest
9 4 (1.21%) WebSpeed
9 4 (1.21%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.91%) Introscope
11 2 (0.61%) JDeveloper
11 2 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.30%) JUnit
General
1 31 (9.39%) Finance
2 17 (5.15%) Electronics
3 11 (3.33%) Retail
4 9 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.82%) Marketing
6 5 (1.52%) Automotive
7 4 (1.21%) Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.91%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (23.33%) Developer
2 52 (15.76%) Software Engineer
3 33 (10.00%) Administrator
4 30 (9.09%) Analyst
5 23 (6.97%) Support Analyst
6 20 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (4.24%) DBA
8 14 (4.24%) Web Developer
8 14 (4.24%) Support Engineer
8 14 (4.24%) Java Developer
9 13 (3.94%) Team Leader
9 13 (3.94%) PHP Developer
10 12 (3.64%) Technical Support
10 12 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.03%) C++ Developer
11 10 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (3.03%) Web Engineer
11 10 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.24%) HTML
2 41 (12.42%) jQuery
3 34 (10.30%) CSS
4 29 (8.79%) Web Services
4 29 (8.79%) XML
5 28 (8.48%) LAMP
6 21 (6.36%) J2EE
7 19 (5.76%) Middleware
8 17 (5.15%) RESTful
9 13 (3.94%) JSP
9 13 (3.94%) SOAP
9 13 (3.94%) STL
10 10 (3.03%) JSON
10 10 (3.03%) REST
11 9 (2.73%) Hibernate
11 9 (2.73%) SAP XI
11 9 (2.73%) .NET
12 8 (2.42%) Spring
12 8 (2.42%) HTML5
13 7 (2.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (15.45%) Computer Science
2 41 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.18%) Mathematics
4 17 (5.15%) Physics
4 17 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.94%) Replication
6 11 (3.33%) Clustering
6 11 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (2.73%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.42%) User Experience
9 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.52%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.52%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.52%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.91%) FMCG
12 3 (0.91%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 148 (44.85%) Windows
2 133 (40.30%) UNIX
3 21 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 12 (3.64%) Windows XP
5 11 (3.33%) Debian
6 10 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 10 (3.03%) Android
7 9 (2.73%) Solaris
8 8 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.12%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.82%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.82%) AIX
10 6 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (1.21%) CentOS
12 4 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.21%) SUSE
13 2 (0.61%) HPUX
13 2 (0.61%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (20.61%) Software Engineering
3 39 (11.82%) OO
4 37 (11.21%) OOP
5 35 (10.61%) Open Source
6 34 (10.30%) ITIL
7 33 (10.00%) Scrum
8 28 (8.48%) Performance Tuning
9 24 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.97%) DevOps
11 21 (6.36%) E-Commerce
12 19 (5.76%) Project Management
12 19 (5.76%) MVC
13 16 (4.85%) Incident Management
13 16 (4.85%) Web Development
13 16 (4.85%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (3.94%) WFM
14 13 (3.94%) Time Management
14 13 (3.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 128 (38.79%) SQL
2 79 (23.94%) Java
3 68 (20.61%) JavaScript
4 65 (19.70%) PHP
5 55 (16.67%) Python
6 53 (16.06%) C++
7 41 (12.42%) Shell Script
8 39 (11.82%) Bash Shell
9 36 (10.91%) Perl
10 29 (8.79%) C#
11 23 (6.97%) Ruby
12 20 (6.06%) PL/SQL
13 16 (4.85%) PowerShell
14 15 (4.55%) C
15 5 (1.52%) Progress 4GL
16 4 (1.21%) AWK
17 3 (0.91%) C-shell
17 3 (0.91%) Assembly Language
17 3 (0.91%) VBScript
18 2 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (17.27%) Degree
2 16 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.55%) PhD
4 12 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.73%) MCP
6 6 (1.82%) MCSE
6 6 (1.82%) CCNA
7 5 (1.52%) MCSA
8 3 (0.91%) CCNP
8 3 (0.91%) RHCE
8 3 (0.91%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.61%) MCITP
9 2 (0.61%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.61%) Server+ Certification
9 2 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.18%) SLA
2 2 (0.61%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) JTAG
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.12%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.52%) FreeRADIUS
5 5 (1.52%) NFS
5 5 (1.52%) Samba
6 2 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (8.18%) Puppet
3 20 (6.06%) Nagios
4 10 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (2.73%) Data Guard
5 9 (2.73%) Opsview
6 6 (1.82%) SCCM
7 5 (1.52%) Ansible
7 5 (1.52%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.52%) Cacti
8 4 (1.21%) SCOM
8 4 (1.21%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.91%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.91%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.61%) WMI
10 2 (0.61%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.30%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 88 (26.67%) Oracle
2 32 (9.70%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.36%) Cisco
4 18 (5.45%) VMware
5 12 (3.64%) Splunk
6 11 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.33%) SAP
7 10 (3.03%) HP
7 10 (3.03%) F5
8 9 (2.73%) Informatica
8 9 (2.73%) Remedy
8 9 (2.73%) Brocade
9 7 (2.12%) EMC
10 5 (1.52%) Progress
10 5 (1.52%) Sybase
10 5 (1.52%) IBM
10 5 (1.52%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.21%) Nimsoft
11 4 (1.21%) CA
11 4 (1.21%) Citrix
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
White Clarke Group
Salary: £25-38 dependant on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Aylesbury
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes/Hemel Hempstead area
Amazon
Posted: 27 days ago