The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 33 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.02% 3.86% 9.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.55% 13.04% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 21
Average salary £28,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £54,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Linux
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.75% 29.61% 28.64%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 61
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Linux
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Linux Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Linux
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (72.22%) SQL
2 21 (58.33%) MySQL
3 19 (52.78%) UNIX
3 19 (52.78%) Windows
4 16 (44.44%) SLA
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 7 (19.44%) C
6 7 (19.44%) C++
6 7 (19.44%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (16.67%) Device Driver
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
8 5 (13.89%) Perforce
8 5 (13.89%) Replication
8 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (13.89%) Assembly Language
8 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (13.89%) LAMP
8 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 5 (13.89%) Wind River
8 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
8 5 (13.89%) MariaDB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (5.56%) JBoss
1 2 (5.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Frame Relay
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) X.25
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) MySQL
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (13.89%) MariaDB
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (8.33%) GCC
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.56%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.78%) FishEye
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Banking
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Support Engineer
1 14 (38.89%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Operations Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) DBA
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) MySQL DBA
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) LAMP
2 5 (13.89%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) EJB
4 2 (5.56%) JSF
4 2 (5.56%) Java EE
4 2 (5.56%) JAX-RS
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) JAX-WS
4 2 (5.56%) JPA
4 2 (5.56%) JSP
5 1 (2.78%) WDF
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 5 (13.89%) Replication
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) UNIX
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Fedora
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.78%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.78%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.78%) Line Management
7 1 (2.78%) Network Design
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C
2 7 (19.44%) C++
3 5 (13.89%) Assembly Language
4 3 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.89%) Perforce
2 5 (13.89%) Wind River
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Brocade
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Talend
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