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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 7 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 10.63% 15.56% 8.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.75% 42.98% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 19
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
80 114 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.50% 36.19% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65 99 62
Median salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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
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 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 51 (83.61%) Windows
2 47 (77.05%) SQL
3 43 (70.49%) Unix
4 41 (67.21%) MySQL
5 36 (59.02%) Windows Server
6 34 (55.74%) Replication
7 32 (52.46%) SLA
8 28 (45.90%) Incident Management
9 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (18.03%) Clustering
10 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
11 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.75%) VMware
12 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
13 8 (13.11%) REST
14 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
14 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
14 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
15 6 (9.84%) LAMP
15 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (9.84%) Risk Analysis
15 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
16 5 (8.20%) MariaDB
16 5 (8.20%) Kernel Tuning
16 5 (8.20%) High Availability
16 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
16 5 (8.20%) Line Management

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 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Ethernet
1 4 (6.56%) SAN
2 3 (4.92%) FTP
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) SSH
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.28%) FCoE
4 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) LDAP
4 1 (1.64%) OSPF
4 1 (1.64%) VoIP
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) MySQL
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.20%) MariaDB
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Support Engineer
2 26 (42.62%) Operations Engineer
2 26 (42.62%) Operations Support Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) DBA
6 5 (8.20%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) MySQL DBA
7 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) REST
2 6 (9.84%) LAMP
3 5 (8.20%) XML
4 3 (4.92%) SOAP
5 2 (3.28%) Middleware
6 1 (1.64%) J2EE
6 1 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 34 (55.74%) Replication
2 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (18.03%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.92%) VHDL
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (83.61%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Unix
3 36 (59.02%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) AIX
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Incident Management
2 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (9.84%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.20%) High Availability
3 5 (8.20%) Kernel Tuning
3 5 (8.20%) Line Management
3 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
4 3 (4.92%) Project Management
4 3 (4.92%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (4.92%) SDLC
5 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.28%) Data Management
5 2 (3.28%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.28%) Time Management
6 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 47 (77.05%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.20%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) VBScript
5 3 (4.92%) ActionScript
5 3 (4.92%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (4.92%) Assembly Language
5 3 (4.92%) C
5 3 (4.92%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) MCP
2 2 (3.28%) MCSA
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (52.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.28%) NFS
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.64%) KVM
4 1 (1.64%) oVirt
4 1 (1.64%) Postfix
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.56%) EMC
5 3 (4.92%) Axway
5 3 (4.92%) Xilinx
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Apple
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) IBM
7 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago