The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Chippenham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 28 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 6.82% 15.29% 17.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.64% 39.39% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 26
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 33 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 30.11% 38.82% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 44
Average salary £24,500 £28,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.03% -21.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
Wiltshire

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 29 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (68.75%) Oracle
2 20 (62.50%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) XML
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
4 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
5 10 (31.25%) UNIX
6 9 (28.13%) XSLT
6 9 (28.13%) HTML
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) MySQL
8 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
8 7 (21.88%) Sun
8 7 (21.88%) SAN
8 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
8 7 (21.88%) Spring
8 7 (21.88%) JSF
8 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
9 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
9 6 (18.75%) C++
9 6 (18.75%) OO
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) DHTML
10 5 (15.63%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
1 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) SNMP
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 3 (9.38%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Voldemort
4 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) CouchDB
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) HBase
4 3 (9.38%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.13%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
1 5 (15.63%) Ant
1 5 (15.63%) Maven
1 5 (15.63%) Selenium
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) NetBeans
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Applications Support
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Java Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) XSLT
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 7 (21.88%) Spring
3 7 (21.88%) JSF
4 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) DHTML
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (12.50%) JMS
5 4 (12.50%) Java RMI
5 4 (12.50%) JAXB
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) JDBC
5 4 (12.50%) JSP
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) JMX
5 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 4 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) UNIX
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
4 4 (12.50%) SUSE
5 3 (9.38%) HPUX
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
2 6 (18.75%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) DSDM
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.13%) SOA
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) C
5 5 (15.63%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) Python
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
8 2 (6.25%) Groovy
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Sun Certification
3 3 (9.38%) SCSA
3 3 (9.38%) RHCA
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 4 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (12.50%) Legato
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Sun
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) F5
4 4 (12.50%) JBoss
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) EMC
4 4 (12.50%) Juniper
4 4 (12.50%) CommVault
4 4 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (9.38%) Veritas
5 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
5 3 (9.38%) Remedy
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago