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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 22 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 182 198 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.94% 9.48% 6.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.87% 36.60% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 145 166 109
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £26,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
522 541 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.76% 25.90% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 418 429 445
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £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 31 July 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 July 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 -12 103 £41,500 +9.21% 7
High Wycombe +18 49 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Marlow +14 2 £35,000 -
Amersham +7 2 £50,000 - 1
Aylesbury -3 2 £40,500 +15.71%
Beaconsfield - 2 £45,000 -
Princes Risborough - 1 £24,000 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 134 (43.65%) Windows
2 122 (39.74%) UNIX
3 118 (38.44%) SQL
4 84 (27.36%) MySQL
5 75 (24.43%) Oracle
6 73 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (22.48%) Java
8 65 (21.17%) Apache
9 60 (19.54%) PHP
9 60 (19.54%) Software Engineering
10 56 (18.24%) Degree
11 51 (16.61%) JavaScript
12 47 (15.31%) Computer Science
13 45 (14.66%) Python
14 40 (13.03%) C++
14 40 (13.03%) SQL Server
15 39 (12.70%) OO
16 37 (12.05%) Perl
17 36 (11.73%) Shell Script
17 36 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (11.40%) Bash Shell
19 34 (11.07%) Open Source
19 34 (11.07%) HTML
19 34 (11.07%) Microsoft
20 33 (10.75%) SLA
20 33 (10.75%) jQuery
21 32 (10.42%) OOP
21 32 (10.42%) Scrum
21 32 (10.42%) Oracle Database
22 30 (9.77%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (21.17%) Apache
2 26 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 23 (7.49%) WebLogic
4 18 (5.86%) JBoss
5 11 (3.58%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.26%) IIS
6 10 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.93%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (2.61%) CMS
9 7 (2.28%) Drupal
10 5 (1.63%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.63%) SAS
10 5 (1.63%) nginx
11 4 (1.30%) Liferay
12 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 18 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.98%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.98%) MFGPRO
2 2 (0.65%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Exstream
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.84%) SaaS
2 7 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.65%) Office 365
4 2 (0.65%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.12%) TCP/IP
2 20 (6.51%) DNS
2 20 (6.51%) Firewall
3 16 (5.21%) VPN
4 10 (3.26%) SSL
4 10 (3.26%) SAN
5 8 (2.61%) Internet
5 8 (2.61%) OSPF
5 8 (2.61%) BGP
6 7 (2.28%) Wireless
6 7 (2.28%) WAN
6 7 (2.28%) LAN
6 7 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.95%) DHCP
8 5 (1.63%) HTTP
8 5 (1.63%) SNMP
8 5 (1.63%) IPsec
8 5 (1.63%) L2TP
8 5 (1.63%) 3G
8 5 (1.63%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (27.36%) MySQL
2 40 (13.03%) SQL Server
3 32 (10.42%) Oracle Database
4 29 (9.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (5.21%) RDBMS
7 13 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (4.23%) JasperReports
8 10 (3.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.28%) DB2
11 4 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.30%) PowerCenter
11 4 (1.30%) BusinessObjects XI
12 3 (0.98%) Ingres
12 3 (0.98%) Big Data
13 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (9.77%) Subversion
2 25 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.51%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.56%) JIRA
5 13 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 12 (3.91%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (3.91%) TeamCity
7 10 (3.26%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.93%) Ant
8 9 (2.93%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.95%) Maven
10 4 (1.30%) Introscope
10 4 (1.30%) PVCS
10 4 (1.30%) Toad
10 4 (1.30%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.98%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.65%) JDeveloper
12 2 (0.65%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.33%) Trac
13 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 27 (8.79%) Finance
2 15 (4.89%) Electronics
3 10 (3.26%) Retail
4 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.63%) Automotive
5 4 (1.30%) Marketing
6 3 (0.98%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 66 (21.50%) Developer
2 48 (15.64%) Software Engineer
3 35 (11.40%) Administrator
4 26 (8.47%) Analyst
5 20 (6.51%) Support Engineer
6 19 (6.19%) Support Analyst
7 18 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (5.86%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (4.56%) Team Leader
9 12 (3.91%) Java Developer
9 12 (3.91%) Network Engineer
9 12 (3.91%) DBA
9 12 (3.91%) Operations Engineer
10 11 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.58%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.26%) Technical Support
11 10 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.26%) UNIX Administrator
11 10 (3.26%) Web Engineer
12 9 (2.93%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.07%) HTML
2 33 (10.75%) jQuery
3 28 (9.12%) CSS
4 26 (8.47%) Web Services
5 23 (7.49%) XML
5 23 (7.49%) LAMP
6 19 (6.19%) J2EE
7 16 (5.21%) Middleware
8 14 (4.56%) RESTful
9 13 (4.23%) SOAP
9 13 (4.23%) STL
10 11 (3.58%) JSP
11 10 (3.26%) REST
11 10 (3.26%) HTML5
12 9 (2.93%) CSS3
13 7 (2.28%) WebCenter
13 7 (2.28%) Oracle ADF
13 7 (2.28%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (2.28%) JSON
14 6 (1.95%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 47 (15.31%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.14%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.21%) Physics
5 15 (4.89%) Clustering
6 13 (4.23%) Replication
6 13 (4.23%) Data Centre
6 13 (4.23%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.26%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (2.28%) User Experience
9 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.63%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.63%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.63%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.63%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.63%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.98%) e-Health
11 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.98%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 134 (43.65%) Windows
2 122 (39.74%) UNIX
3 19 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (4.89%) Solaris
5 12 (3.91%) AIX
6 11 (3.58%) Debian
7 10 (3.26%) Android
7 10 (3.26%) Windows XP
7 10 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.61%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.28%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.95%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (1.95%) CentOS
10 6 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.30%) SUSE
12 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.65%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (19.54%) Software Engineering
3 39 (12.70%) OO
4 34 (11.07%) Open Source
5 32 (10.42%) OOP
5 32 (10.42%) Scrum
6 30 (9.77%) ITIL
7 25 (8.14%) DevOps
8 24 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (6.84%) E-Commerce
10 18 (5.86%) Incident Management
10 18 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (5.21%) Project Management
12 15 (4.89%) MVC
13 13 (4.23%) Service Delivery
13 13 (4.23%) WFM
13 13 (4.23%) Time Management
13 13 (4.23%) Capacity Management
14 12 (3.91%) Campaign Management
14 12 (3.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (38.44%) SQL
2 69 (22.48%) Java
3 60 (19.54%) PHP
4 51 (16.61%) JavaScript
5 45 (14.66%) Python
6 40 (13.03%) C++
7 37 (12.05%) Perl
8 36 (11.73%) Shell Script
9 35 (11.40%) Bash Shell
10 24 (7.82%) Ruby
11 22 (7.17%) C#
12 18 (5.86%) PL/SQL
13 16 (5.21%) PowerShell
14 11 (3.58%) C
15 3 (0.98%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.98%) C-shell
15 3 (0.98%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.98%) AWK
16 2 (0.65%) VBScript
17 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (18.24%) Degree
2 17 (5.54%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.23%) PhD
4 12 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.26%) MCP
6 6 (1.95%) MCSA
6 6 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.63%) MCSE
8 4 (1.30%) CCNP
8 4 (1.30%) CCNA
9 3 (0.98%) RHCE
9 3 (0.98%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.65%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.65%) CWNA
10 2 (0.65%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.65%) MCITP
10 2 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.75%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) JTAG
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (4.23%) Active Directory
1 13 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.95%) NFS
4 6 (1.95%) Samba
5 5 (1.63%) FreeRADIUS
6 3 (0.98%) XenServer
7 1 (0.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (9.12%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (8.79%) Puppet
3 21 (6.84%) Nagios
4 10 (3.26%) Opsview
5 8 (2.61%) Data Guard
6 7 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (1.95%) SCCM
8 5 (1.63%) Ansible
8 5 (1.63%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.63%) Cacti
9 4 (1.30%) SCOM
9 4 (1.30%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.98%) WMI
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.33%) Linux-HA
12 1 (0.33%) WSUS
12 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 75 (24.43%) Oracle
2 34 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.51%) Cisco
4 17 (5.54%) VMware
5 13 (4.23%) Red Hat
5 13 (4.23%) HP
6 12 (3.91%) Splunk
7 11 (3.58%) F5
8 9 (2.93%) EMC
9 7 (2.28%) Remedy
10 6 (1.95%) Brocade
11 5 (1.63%) NetApp
11 5 (1.63%) IBM
11 5 (1.63%) SAP
11 5 (1.63%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.30%) Informatica
12 4 (1.30%) CA
12 4 (1.30%) Citrix
12 4 (1.30%) Dell
12 4 (1.30%) Nimsoft
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + parking,health,life, 26 hols, pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Enorth Staffing
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago