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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 30 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 141 138 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.24% 6.32% 8.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.44% 29.30% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 115 110 143
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
479 471 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.19% 21.59% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 376 385 526
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -7 100 £38,500 +2.66% 16
High Wycombe -11 18 £33,500 -4.28% 4
Beaconsfield - 3 £45,000 -
Buckingham -2 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Princes Risborough - 1 £24,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 130 (49.24%) Windows
2 90 (34.09%) UNIX
3 87 (32.95%) SQL
4 78 (29.55%) MySQL
5 65 (24.62%) Java
6 64 (24.24%) Degree
7 57 (21.59%) Oracle
8 54 (20.45%) Apache
9 51 (19.32%) PHP
10 48 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (17.05%) Computer Science
12 42 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
13 38 (14.39%) Software Engineering
14 36 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 36 (13.64%) SLA
14 36 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 32 (12.12%) C++
15 32 (12.12%) HTML
16 31 (11.74%) JavaScript
17 29 (10.98%) OO
18 28 (10.61%) Python
18 28 (10.61%) MS Excel
18 28 (10.61%) Oracle Database
19 27 (10.23%) Scrum
20 26 (9.85%) VMware
21 25 (9.47%) Firewall
21 25 (9.47%) Cisco
21 25 (9.47%) Ruby
22 24 (9.09%) jQuery
22 24 (9.09%) SaaS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 54 (20.45%) Apache
2 24 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.17%) JBoss
6 9 (3.41%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (3.41%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.03%) IIS
8 7 (2.65%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.89%) SAS
10 4 (1.52%) nginx
10 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.14%) CMS
11 3 (1.14%) Drupal
12 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.76%) WildFly
13 1 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.14%) Abaqus
3 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.76%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.09%) SaaS
2 6 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
4 2 (0.76%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.47%) Firewall
2 23 (8.71%) TCP/IP
3 20 (7.58%) DNS
4 13 (4.92%) VPN
5 11 (4.17%) Wireless
5 11 (4.17%) OSPF
5 11 (4.17%) BGP
6 10 (3.79%) SSL
6 10 (3.79%) Internet
7 9 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.03%) LAN
8 8 (3.03%) WAN
9 7 (2.65%) MPLS
9 7 (2.65%) SAN
10 6 (2.27%) LDAP
10 6 (2.27%) DHCP
11 5 (1.89%) IPsec
11 5 (1.89%) 3G
11 5 (1.89%) 802.11
11 5 (1.89%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (29.55%) MySQL
2 36 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 28 (10.61%) Oracle Database
4 20 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (6.44%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (3.79%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.52%) JasperReports
10 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.52%) DB2
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.14%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.76%) QlikView
12 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 23 (8.71%) Subversion
2 20 (7.58%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (7.58%) Jenkins
3 19 (7.20%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.17%) JIRA
5 10 (3.79%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.79%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.03%) JUnit
7 6 (2.27%) Trac
7 6 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.27%) JMeter
8 5 (1.89%) MSTest
8 5 (1.89%) Maven
8 5 (1.89%) NUnit
8 5 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.52%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.52%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.52%) Ant
10 3 (1.14%) Introscope
11 2 (0.76%) NetBeans
General
1 21 (7.95%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Electronics
3 13 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.76%) Marketing
5 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.76%) Automotive
5 2 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (19.70%) Developer
2 36 (13.64%) Administrator
3 32 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 26 (9.85%) Analyst
5 20 (7.58%) Network Engineer
5 20 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 17 (6.44%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.44%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
8 12 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
9 11 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
10 10 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (3.79%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (3.79%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.79%) Java Developer
11 9 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (3.41%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.03%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.12%) HTML
2 24 (9.09%) jQuery
3 20 (7.58%) CSS
4 19 (7.20%) LAMP
5 13 (4.92%) XML
6 11 (4.17%) Middleware
6 11 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 10 (3.79%) Web Services
8 9 (3.41%) HTML5
8 9 (3.41%) CSS3
9 8 (3.03%) RESTful
10 7 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (2.27%) JSON
12 5 (1.89%) J2EE
12 5 (1.89%) SOAP
12 5 (1.89%) Ajax
12 5 (1.89%) Application Packaging
13 4 (1.52%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.52%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 42 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.20%) Mathematics
3 19 (7.20%) Open Source
4 14 (5.30%) Physics
5 11 (4.17%) Clustering
5 11 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.03%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.65%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.27%) User Experience
10 5 (1.89%) Replication
10 5 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.89%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.89%) Streaming Media
11 4 (1.52%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.14%) BeagleBone
13 2 (0.76%) e-Health
13 2 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 130 (49.24%) Windows
2 90 (34.09%) UNIX
3 23 (8.71%) Solaris
4 17 (6.44%) AIX
5 14 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.92%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.79%) Android
8 9 (3.41%) Debian
8 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (3.41%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.41%) HPUX
8 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.03%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.27%) CentOS
11 5 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (1.52%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.14%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.76%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.39%) Software Engineering
3 29 (10.98%) OO
4 27 (10.23%) Scrum
5 24 (9.09%) ITIL
6 22 (8.33%) Time Management
7 21 (7.95%) OOP
8 20 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (7.20%) DevOps
10 17 (6.44%) Incident Management
10 17 (6.44%) Data Analysis
10 17 (6.44%) Change Management
11 14 (5.30%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.92%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.17%) Project Management
13 11 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (4.17%) WFM
14 10 (3.79%) Capacity Management
14 10 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.95%) SQL
2 65 (24.62%) Java
3 51 (19.32%) PHP
4 32 (12.12%) C++
5 31 (11.74%) JavaScript
6 28 (10.61%) Python
7 25 (9.47%) Ruby
8 23 (8.71%) Shell Script
8 23 (8.71%) Bash Shell
9 20 (7.58%) C#
10 18 (6.82%) Perl
11 12 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.55%) C
12 9 (3.41%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.14%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.14%) VB
15 2 (0.76%) Erlang
15 2 (0.76%) VBScript
16 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 64 (24.24%) Degree
2 9 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.03%) PhD
3 8 (3.03%) MCSA
4 7 (2.65%) CCNP
4 7 (2.65%) MCP
5 6 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.27%) MCSE
6 5 (1.89%) CWNA
7 4 (1.52%) CCNA
8 2 (0.76%) MCTS
8 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.76%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.38%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.38%) Server+ Certification
9 1 (0.38%) CISA
9 1 (0.38%) CISM
9 1 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.38%) JTAG
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.44%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.89%) Samba
4 5 (1.89%) NFS
4 5 (1.89%) FreeRADIUS
4 5 (1.89%) XenServer
5 2 (0.76%) vSphere
6 1 (0.38%) Xen
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (7.20%) Nagios
3 17 (6.44%) Puppet
4 9 (3.41%) Opsview
5 8 (3.03%) SCOM
6 7 (2.65%) SCCM
7 6 (2.27%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.89%) Ansible
8 5 (1.89%) Netcool
8 5 (1.89%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.89%) Cacti
9 4 (1.52%) WMI
10 3 (1.14%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 3 (1.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (1.14%) CA Wily
11 2 (0.76%) WSUS
12 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 57 (21.59%) Oracle
2 36 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.85%) VMware
4 25 (9.47%) Cisco
5 18 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 15 (5.68%) HP
7 10 (3.79%) EMC
8 9 (3.41%) Citrix
9 8 (3.03%) NetApp
9 8 (3.03%) IBM
9 8 (3.03%) Remedy
10 7 (2.65%) Brocade
11 6 (2.27%) Google
11 6 (2.27%) F5
12 5 (1.89%) Rackspace
13 4 (1.52%) Zend
13 4 (1.52%) Splunk
13 4 (1.52%) Sun
13 4 (1.52%) Intel
14 3 (1.14%) Dell
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Anson McCade Ltd
Salary: EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ful
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago