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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 19 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 14.52% 14.46% 13.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.84% 35.29% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 20
Average salary £32,500 £44,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.96% +32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £51,250 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
95 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 39.42% 40.96% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 90 34 53
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 26 (54.17%) Oracle
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) ITIL
3 21 (43.75%) Windows
4 15 (31.25%) SQL
5 13 (27.08%) UNIX
5 13 (27.08%) XML
6 12 (25.00%) HTML
7 11 (22.92%) Subversion
7 11 (22.92%) SLA
7 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
7 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
8 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
9 9 (18.75%) VMware
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 8 (16.67%) NetBackup
10 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.67%) Spring
10 8 (16.67%) JSF
10 8 (16.67%) Maven
10 8 (16.67%) Time Management
10 8 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
11 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
11 7 (14.58%) Java EE
11 7 (14.58%) HP
11 7 (14.58%) J2EE
11 7 (14.58%) WebLogic

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
1 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
1 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) MRTG
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) SNMP
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Subversion
2 8 (16.67%) Maven
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (8.33%) Ant
3 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (6.25%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Hudson
6 1 (2.08%) JMeter
6 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
1 6 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Applications Support
2 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
3 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) XML
2 12 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (16.67%) Spring
3 8 (16.67%) JSF
4 7 (14.58%) Java EE
4 7 (14.58%) J2EE
4 7 (14.58%) JSP
5 5 (10.42%) XSLT
5 5 (10.42%) Web Services
6 3 (6.25%) REST
6 3 (6.25%) Spring Batch
6 3 (6.25%) Spring Integration
6 3 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 3 (6.25%) FreeMarker
6 3 (6.25%) Spring Security
6 3 (6.25%) YUI
6 3 (6.25%) jQuery
6 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.25%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.42%) Firmware
4 4 (8.33%) Statistics
5 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.17%) AS400
6 2 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) UNIX
3 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Solaris
5 3 (6.25%) SUSE
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) HPUX
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Time Management
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) UML
6 4 (8.33%) DSDM
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.50%) PHP
5 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.25%) VBA
6 3 (6.25%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) Delphi
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.17%) RHCA
3 2 (4.17%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.25%) Check_MK
2 3 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.25%) Nagios
2 3 (6.25%) Legato
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) Red Hat
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) JBoss
6 5 (10.42%) Symantec
6 5 (10.42%) Sun
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco
7 4 (8.33%) Juniper
7 4 (8.33%) Business Objects
7 4 (8.33%) F5
8 3 (6.25%) Remedy
8 3 (6.25%) EMC
8 3 (6.25%) CommVault
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) IBM
8 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.17%) Veritas
9 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
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