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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 18.46% 2.80% 5.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.00% 13.04% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
80 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 41.03% 21.50% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 80 20 38
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 45 (59.21%) ITIL
2 39 (51.32%) UNIX
3 37 (48.68%) Oracle
4 34 (44.74%) Windows
5 31 (40.79%) Java
5 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
6 29 (38.16%) SC Cleared
7 28 (36.84%) Red Hat
8 27 (35.53%) SQL
9 25 (32.89%) VMware
10 22 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (27.63%) XML
12 19 (25.00%) Subversion
13 18 (23.68%) Banking
13 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
13 18 (23.68%) Finance
13 18 (23.68%) HP
14 17 (22.37%) J2EE
14 17 (22.37%) HTML
14 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
15 16 (21.05%) NetBackup
15 16 (21.05%) Symantec
16 14 (18.42%) Maven
16 14 (18.42%) PHP
16 14 (18.42%) Business Objects
16 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
16 14 (18.42%) JSP
16 14 (18.42%) Solaris
16 14 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
16 14 (18.42%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 14 (18.42%) WebLogic
2 10 (13.16%) JBoss
3 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.21%) Joomla!
5 3 (3.95%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) SAN
2 7 (9.21%) DHCP
2 7 (9.21%) DNS
3 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (3.95%) MRTG
4 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Subversion
2 14 (18.42%) Maven
2 14 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 14 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
1 18 (23.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 16 (21.05%) Applications Support
2 13 (17.11%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.21%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.95%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (3.95%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) XML
2 17 (22.37%) HTML
2 17 (22.37%) J2EE
3 14 (18.42%) JSP
4 7 (9.21%) Ajax
5 6 (7.89%) Java EE
6 5 (6.58%) Spring
6 5 (6.58%) JSF
7 3 (3.95%) POSIX
7 3 (3.95%) Middleware
8 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Client/Server
1 7 (9.21%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Statistics
4 3 (3.95%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.95%) Open Source
5 2 (2.63%) AS400
6 1 (1.32%) GIS
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) UNIX
2 34 (44.74%) Windows
3 22 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (18.42%) Solaris
5 12 (15.79%) SUSE
6 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (10.53%) HPUX
8 3 (3.95%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
2 10 (13.16%) Migration
2 10 (13.16%) Time Management
3 9 (11.84%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.21%) Change Management
5 7 (9.21%) Project Management
5 7 (9.21%) Process Management
5 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
4 14 (18.42%) PHP
5 13 (17.11%) Shell Script
6 10 (13.16%) Delphi
6 10 (13.16%) VBA
7 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
7 7 (9.21%) Pascal
8 3 (3.95%) C
8 3 (3.95%) C++
8 3 (3.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
2 29 (38.16%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.16%) Sun Certification
3 10 (13.16%) SCSA
4 9 (11.84%) RHCA
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) MBA
5 1 (1.32%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) NetBackup
2 10 (13.16%) Nagios
3 7 (9.21%) WSUS
3 7 (9.21%) Puppet
4 3 (3.95%) Check_MK
5 2 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.63%) Legato
5 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Oracle
2 28 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 25 (32.89%) VMware
4 18 (23.68%) HP
5 16 (21.05%) Symantec
6 14 (18.42%) Business Objects
7 10 (13.16%) IBM
7 10 (13.16%) Sun
8 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.26%) Cisco
9 4 (5.26%) Juniper
9 4 (5.26%) F5
10 3 (3.95%) Remedy
11 2 (2.63%) EMC
11 2 (2.63%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.63%) CommVault
11 2 (2.63%) NetApp
11 2 (2.63%) Veritas
12 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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