The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham 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 14 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 19.07% 3.75% 5.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.05% 15.79% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 3 7
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Linux
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chippenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
91 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 42.33% 23.75% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 90 18 47
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Linux
Salary Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Chippenham region.

Linux Salary Trend in Chippenham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 42 (61.76%) ITIL
2 33 (48.53%) Oracle
3 32 (47.06%) UNIX
3 32 (47.06%) Windows
4 29 (42.65%) Java
5 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
5 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
6 24 (35.29%) SQL
7 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 22 (32.35%) VMware
8 18 (26.47%) XML
9 17 (25.00%) Subversion
10 16 (23.53%) Banking
10 16 (23.53%) Telecoms
10 16 (23.53%) Finance
10 16 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
11 15 (22.06%) J2EE
11 15 (22.06%) HTML
12 14 (20.59%) HP
12 14 (20.59%) NetBackup
13 13 (19.12%) SLA
14 12 (17.65%) Symantec
14 12 (17.65%) PHP
14 12 (17.65%) Business Objects
14 12 (17.65%) WebLogic
14 12 (17.65%) JSP
14 12 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
14 12 (17.65%) Maven
14 12 (17.65%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 12 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.76%) JBoss
3 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.29%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.35%) Joomla!
5 3 (4.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) SAN
2 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) DHCP
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
3 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.88%) MRTG
4 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Subversion
2 12 (17.65%) Maven
2 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
1 16 (23.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) Applications Support
3 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) UNIX Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Support
8 3 (4.41%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) XML
2 15 (22.06%) HTML
2 15 (22.06%) J2EE
3 12 (17.65%) JSP
4 6 (8.82%) Java EE
5 5 (7.35%) Spring
5 5 (7.35%) JSF
5 5 (7.35%) Ajax
6 3 (4.41%) POSIX
6 3 (4.41%) Middleware
7 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Client/Server
1 7 (10.29%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.35%) Statistics
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.41%) Open Source
6 2 (2.94%) AS400
7 1 (1.47%) GIS
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.06%) UNIX
1 32 (47.06%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.71%) Solaris
4 8 (11.76%) SUSE
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.82%) HPUX
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Time Management
3 9 (13.24%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
3 9 (13.24%) Migration
4 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (8.82%) Change Management
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.82%) Project Management
5 6 (8.82%) Process Management
6 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) Java
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
4 12 (17.65%) PHP
5 9 (13.24%) Shell Script
6 8 (11.76%) Delphi
6 8 (11.76%) VBA
7 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.35%) Pascal
9 3 (4.41%) C
9 3 (4.41%) C++
9 3 (4.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
1 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) Sun Certification
2 6 (8.82%) SCSA
2 6 (8.82%) RHCA
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) SLA
2 4 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) NetBackup
2 9 (13.24%) Nagios
3 5 (7.35%) WSUS
3 5 (7.35%) Puppet
4 4 (5.88%) Check_MK
5 2 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.94%) Legato
5 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) Oracle
2 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
2 22 (32.35%) VMware
3 14 (20.59%) HP
4 12 (17.65%) Symantec
4 12 (17.65%) Business Objects
5 8 (11.76%) IBM
6 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.82%) Sun
7 5 (7.35%) Cisco
7 5 (7.35%) Juniper
7 5 (7.35%) F5
8 4 (5.88%) Remedy
9 2 (2.94%) EMC
9 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.94%) CommVault
9 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) Veritas
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