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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 13.82% 3.92% 9.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.16% 17.91% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 20
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
77 67 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.30% 21.90% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 34 (73.91%) MySQL
1 34 (73.91%) Unix
2 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) SQL
3 29 (63.04%) Replication
3 29 (63.04%) Windows Server
4 28 (60.87%) SLA
5 24 (52.17%) Incident Management
6 11 (23.91%) Clustering
7 10 (21.74%) VMware
8 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
10 7 (15.22%) Degree
10 7 (15.22%) LAMP
11 6 (13.04%) High Availability
11 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.04%) Kernel Tuning
11 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (10.87%) MariaDB
12 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
12 5 (10.87%) REST
12 5 (10.87%) Line Management
12 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.17%) Resin
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) DMZ
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) SMTP
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.87%) MariaDB
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (6.52%) Electronics
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
1 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Support Engineer
2 17 (36.96%) Operations Engineer
3 16 (34.78%) Operations Support Engineer
4 13 (28.26%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) IT Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Linux Support
6 7 (15.22%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) DBA
8 5 (10.87%) MySQL DBA
9 4 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Unix Support
9 4 (8.70%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) LAMP
2 5 (10.87%) REST
2 5 (10.87%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (63.04%) Replication
2 11 (23.91%) Clustering
3 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (6.52%) VHDL
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) e-Health
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Unix
2 32 (69.57%) Windows
3 29 (63.04%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (4.35%) CentOS
6 2 (4.35%) Debian
6 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.04%) High Availability
2 6 (13.04%) Kernel Tuning
2 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) Line Management
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.17%) Server Hardening
6 1 (2.17%) SIEM
6 1 (2.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Python
2 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Assembly Language
3 3 (6.52%) C
3 3 (6.52%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) CCSA
2 1 (2.17%) CEH
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (2.17%) GIAC
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (60.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) KVM
2 1 (2.17%) oVirt
2 1 (2.17%) Postfix
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Linux-HA
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) VMware
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) EMC
4 3 (6.52%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) CA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
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