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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 15.92% 7.25% 13.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.76% 29.41% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 10
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
68 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 43.31% 24.64% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 26
Average salary £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 June 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 40 (80.00%) Java
2 38 (76.00%) Oracle
3 27 (54.00%) Windows
4 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 24 (48.00%) Degree
5 23 (46.00%) Tomcat
6 22 (44.00%) CRM
7 21 (42.00%) SharePoint
7 21 (42.00%) .NET
7 21 (42.00%) IIS
7 21 (42.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 21 (42.00%) SaaS
8 18 (36.00%) UNIX
9 17 (34.00%) Security Cleared
10 13 (26.00%) SQL
10 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
11 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.00%) PHP
11 11 (22.00%) HTML
11 11 (22.00%) J2EE
11 11 (22.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.00%) Maven
11 11 (22.00%) Subversion
12 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
12 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (16.00%) Finance
13 8 (16.00%) JSP
13 8 (16.00%) Business Objects

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 23 (46.00%) Tomcat
2 21 (42.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (42.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) LTE
2 3 (6.00%) DHCP
2 3 (6.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) IPv4
3 2 (4.00%) Broadband
3 2 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.00%) HBase
2 2 (4.00%) Voldemort
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
1 11 (22.00%) Maven
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.00%) JMeter
3 3 (6.00%) NetBeans
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 3 (6.00%) Ant
3 3 (6.00%) Hudson
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Applications Support
2 18 (36.00%) Support Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Junior
7 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Graduate
8 2 (4.00%) Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.00%) J2EE
2 11 (22.00%) HTML
3 8 (16.00%) JSP
4 7 (14.00%) Spring
5 6 (12.00%) XML
6 5 (10.00%) JSF
6 5 (10.00%) Java EE
6 5 (10.00%) Web Services
7 4 (8.00%) Servlets
8 3 (6.00%) SOAP
8 3 (6.00%) EJB
8 3 (6.00%) JPA
8 3 (6.00%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (4.00%) Middleware
9 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) UNIX
3 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Solaris
5 4 (8.00%) SUSE
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) HPUX
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) CRM
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.00%) UML
4 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) High Availability
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) OO
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.00%) SOA
6 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.00%) SDLC
6 2 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.00%) TDD
7 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) PHP
4 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.00%) C
8 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 17 (34.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Sun Certification
4 5 (10.00%) SCSA
5 4 (8.00%) RHCA
6 1 (2.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Business Objects
3 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Sun
5 4 (8.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) Symantec
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable + plus benefits
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CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 34k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
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