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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 157 179 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.67% 8.06% 6.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.25% 34.03% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 127 150 125
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
519 526 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.05% 23.69% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 409 428 517
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 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 3 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 -17 91 £41,500 +13.69% 8
High Wycombe +9 35 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Beaconsfield - 3 £45,000 -
Amersham +9 2 £50,000 -
Aylesbury -6 1 £28,500 -18.57%
Princes Risborough - 1 £24,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 127 (44.25%) Windows
2 113 (39.37%) UNIX
3 106 (36.93%) SQL
4 82 (28.57%) MySQL
5 64 (22.30%) Java
6 61 (21.25%) Oracle
7 57 (19.86%) Apache
7 57 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (19.86%) Degree
8 56 (19.51%) PHP
9 49 (17.07%) Software Engineering
10 44 (15.33%) Computer Science
11 40 (13.94%) JavaScript
11 40 (13.94%) Python
11 40 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (12.89%) Microsoft
13 36 (12.54%) C++
14 35 (12.20%) SQL Server
15 33 (11.50%) SLA
16 31 (10.80%) Shell Script
17 30 (10.45%) TCP/IP
17 30 (10.45%) HTML
17 30 (10.45%) OO
18 29 (10.10%) ITIL
18 29 (10.10%) Perl
18 29 (10.10%) Finance
18 29 (10.10%) Scrum
18 29 (10.10%) Oracle Database
19 27 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
19 27 (9.41%) Open Source

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 57 (19.86%) Apache
2 22 (7.67%) Tomcat
3 21 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.88%) JBoss
5 12 (4.18%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.14%) IIS
7 8 (2.79%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.79%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (2.09%) CMS
10 5 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.74%) Drupal
10 5 (1.74%) nginx
11 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.70%) Liferay
12 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.35%) SAS
13 1 (0.35%) CICS
13 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.88%) MS Office
3 4 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.05%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.70%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.36%) SaaS
2 6 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.70%) Office 365
4 2 (0.70%) IaaS
4 2 (0.70%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.45%) TCP/IP
2 24 (8.36%) DNS
2 24 (8.36%) Firewall
3 14 (4.88%) VPN
4 11 (3.83%) OSPF
4 11 (3.83%) BGP
5 10 (3.48%) SSL
5 10 (3.48%) Internet
6 9 (3.14%) WAN
6 9 (3.14%) LAN
6 9 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (2.79%) SAN
7 8 (2.79%) Wireless
8 7 (2.44%) DHCP
8 7 (2.44%) MPLS
9 6 (2.09%) SNMP
10 5 (1.74%) IPsec
10 5 (1.74%) L2TP
10 5 (1.74%) 3G
10 5 (1.74%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (28.57%) MySQL
2 35 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 29 (10.10%) Oracle Database
4 24 (8.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (6.97%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.88%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.79%) JasperReports
8 8 (2.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.39%) DB2
12 2 (0.70%) QlikView
12 2 (0.70%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.35%) Redis
13 1 (0.35%) Big Data
13 1 (0.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 24 (8.36%) Subversion
2 22 (7.67%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.97%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.88%) JIRA
5 13 (4.53%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (3.83%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.48%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.09%) Ant
8 6 (2.09%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.09%) Maven
8 6 (2.09%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.39%) Introscope
9 4 (1.39%) JMeter
9 4 (1.39%) Toad
9 4 (1.39%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.39%) Trac
10 3 (1.05%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.70%) JDeveloper
11 2 (0.70%) PVCS
12 1 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 29 (10.10%) Finance
2 14 (4.88%) Electronics
3 11 (3.83%) Retail
4 9 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.74%) Automotive
6 4 (1.39%) Marketing
7 3 (1.05%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.05%) Advertising
8 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (18.47%) Developer
2 42 (14.63%) Software Engineer
3 34 (11.85%) Administrator
4 26 (9.06%) Analyst
5 20 (6.97%) Support Engineer
6 19 (6.62%) Network Engineer
7 18 (6.27%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (6.27%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.57%) C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (5.57%) Operations Engineer
9 13 (4.53%) Team Leader
10 11 (3.83%) Web Developer
10 11 (3.83%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (3.48%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (3.48%) Web Engineer
11 10 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.48%) UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.14%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.14%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (2.79%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.45%) HTML
2 24 (8.36%) CSS
2 24 (8.36%) jQuery
3 19 (6.62%) LAMP
4 17 (5.92%) Web Services
5 16 (5.57%) XML
6 15 (5.23%) J2EE
7 14 (4.88%) Middleware
8 11 (3.83%) STL
9 10 (3.48%) RESTful
10 9 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (3.14%) HTML5
10 9 (3.14%) CSS3
11 8 (2.79%) JSP
12 7 (2.44%) SOAP
12 7 (2.44%) Oracle ADF
12 7 (2.44%) WebCenter
13 6 (2.09%) Servlets
13 6 (2.09%) XSLT
13 6 (2.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.33%) Computer Science
2 40 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 19 (6.62%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.57%) Clustering
5 14 (4.88%) Physics
6 12 (4.18%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.18%) Replication
7 8 (2.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (2.79%) User Experience
8 6 (2.09%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.74%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.74%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.74%) Streaming Media
9 5 (1.74%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.74%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.05%) e-Health
12 2 (0.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 127 (44.25%) Windows
2 113 (39.37%) UNIX
3 17 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.57%) Solaris
5 14 (4.88%) AIX
6 12 (4.18%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.83%) Windows XP
8 10 (3.48%) Debian
9 9 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.79%) Android
10 8 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.44%) CentOS
11 7 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (2.44%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.09%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.09%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.39%) HPUX
13 4 (1.39%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.07%) Software Engineering
3 30 (10.45%) OO
4 29 (10.10%) ITIL
4 29 (10.10%) Scrum
5 27 (9.41%) Open Source
6 24 (8.36%) DevOps
7 23 (8.01%) OOP
8 21 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 20 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.62%) E-Commerce
11 18 (6.27%) Time Management
12 13 (4.53%) Service Delivery
12 13 (4.53%) Change Management
13 12 (4.18%) Capacity Management
14 11 (3.83%) Campaign Management
14 11 (3.83%) Project Management
14 11 (3.83%) WFM
14 11 (3.83%) Data Analysis
15 10 (3.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (36.93%) SQL
2 64 (22.30%) Java
3 56 (19.51%) PHP
4 40 (13.94%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.94%) Python
5 36 (12.54%) C++
6 31 (10.80%) Shell Script
7 29 (10.10%) Perl
8 26 (9.06%) Bash Shell
9 25 (8.71%) Ruby
10 19 (6.62%) C#
11 18 (6.27%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.53%) PowerShell
13 11 (3.83%) C
14 3 (1.05%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.05%) VBScript
14 3 (1.05%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.70%) Erlang
15 2 (0.70%) C-shell
15 2 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (19.86%) Degree
2 15 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.83%) MCP
4 11 (3.83%) PhD
4 11 (3.83%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.79%) MCSA
6 7 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.09%) MCSE
8 5 (1.74%) CCNP
9 4 (1.39%) CCNA
10 3 (1.05%) CWNA
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.70%) RHCE
11 2 (0.70%) HND
11 2 (0.70%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.70%) MCTS
12 1 (0.35%) MCITP
12 1 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.35%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) JTAG
2 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.57%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.53%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.09%) Samba
4 6 (2.09%) NFS
4 6 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.74%) XenServer
5 5 (1.74%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (0.70%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (8.71%) Puppet
3 21 (7.32%) Nagios
4 10 (3.48%) Opsview
5 7 (2.44%) SCCM
6 6 (2.09%) SCOM
7 5 (1.74%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.74%) Cacti
7 5 (1.74%) Ansible
8 4 (1.39%) Data Guard
8 4 (1.39%) WMI
8 4 (1.39%) CA Wily
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (1.05%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.70%) Netcool
10 2 (0.70%) WSUS
11 1 (0.35%) Nessus
11 1 (0.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 61 (21.25%) Oracle
2 37 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.71%) Cisco
3 25 (8.71%) VMware
4 15 (5.23%) Red Hat
5 12 (4.18%) HP
5 12 (4.18%) F5
6 11 (3.83%) Splunk
7 10 (3.48%) EMC
8 7 (2.44%) IBM
8 7 (2.44%) Remedy
8 7 (2.44%) NetApp
8 7 (2.44%) Google
9 5 (1.74%) Brocade
9 5 (1.74%) Citrix
9 5 (1.74%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.39%) Nimsoft
10 4 (1.39%) CA
11 3 (1.05%) Dell
11 3 (1.05%) Adobe
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