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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 24 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.24% 11.98% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.52% 35.94% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Median salary £21,500 £45,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.22% +59.29%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%

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
54 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 28.27% 33.33% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 54
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Unix
3 21 (67.74%) Finance
4 18 (58.06%) Telecoms
4 18 (58.06%) Banking
5 17 (54.84%) Clustering
5 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
5 17 (54.84%) JBoss
5 17 (54.84%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (51.61%) PowerShell
7 14 (45.16%) F5
7 14 (45.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (45.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (45.16%) WebLogic
7 14 (45.16%) Perl
7 14 (45.16%) J2EE
7 14 (45.16%) Apache
7 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
7 14 (45.16%) Middleware
7 14 (45.16%) Replication
7 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
10 6 (19.35%) MySQL
10 6 (19.35%) SLA
11 5 (16.13%) VMware
11 5 (16.13%) SSH
11 5 (16.13%) HP
11 5 (16.13%) FTP
11 5 (16.13%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (54.84%) JBoss
2 14 (45.16%) Apache
2 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 14 (45.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 14 (45.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (16.13%) FTP
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) SSH
3 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
4 2 (6.45%) FCoE
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 18 (58.06%) Banking
2 18 (58.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Middleware Architect
2 6 (19.35%) 1st Line Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (19.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Middleware Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Integration Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) J2EE
1 14 (45.16%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Clustering
2 14 (45.16%) Replication
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.13%) SDLC
4 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
5 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.23%) CAD
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.23%) Physics
5 1 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) PowerShell
2 14 (45.16%) Perl
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
4 2 (6.45%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Delphi
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (6.45%) NFS
1 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Cobbler
1 3 (9.68%) Linux-HA
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (9.68%) yum
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
2 14 (45.16%) F5
3 5 (16.13%) HP
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Axway
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Atmel
6 1 (3.23%) EMC