The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.76% 6.87% 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 25.40% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 26
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +53.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
77 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.68% 27.04% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 58
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Buckinghamshire

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 1 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (34.88%) C++
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) HTML
5 10 (23.26%) Java
5 10 (23.26%) C
5 10 (23.26%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) UML
5 10 (23.26%) UNIX
5 10 (23.26%) Electronics
6 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
6 9 (20.93%) Degree
6 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
6 9 (20.93%) Embedded C
7 8 (18.60%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (16.28%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (13.95%) ITIL
9 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
9 6 (13.95%) Finance
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.63%) SLA
10 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) CCNA
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
11 4 (9.30%) ISEB
11 4 (9.30%) Firmware
11 4 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
2 7 (16.28%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) HTTP
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) IPv6
5 2 (4.65%) RTP
5 2 (4.65%) TACACS
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) MPLS
5 2 (4.65%) OSPF
5 2 (4.65%) BGP
5 2 (4.65%) ATM
5 2 (4.65%) IPsec
5 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.65%) RTSP
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless Security
5 2 (4.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
1 2 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.33%) FishEye
2 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (23.26%) Electronics
2 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) French Language
6 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Support Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (20.93%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Operations Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Web Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) XML
3 4 (9.30%) JSP
4 3 (6.98%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.65%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) JSON
5 2 (4.65%) Qt
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE
6 1 (2.33%) MFC
6 1 (2.33%) CSS
6 1 (2.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Firmware
2 4 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.98%) Open Source
4 2 (4.65%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) UNIX
3 8 (18.60%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) uClinux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) UML
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.98%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) Online Security
8 1 (2.33%) Android Development
8 1 (2.33%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.33%) Video Processing
8 1 (2.33%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C++
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Java
3 10 (23.26%) C
4 9 (20.93%) Embedded C
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) C++/CLI
8 1 (2.33%) VB
8 1 (2.33%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) CCNA
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.30%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
4 3 (6.98%) MCSA
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.65%) CCIE
5 2 (4.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) QNX
1 4 (9.30%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) Altera
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) Talend
4 1 (2.33%) Perforce
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
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