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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 17 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 10.55% 8.40% 9.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 32.26% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 29
Average salary £35,000 £51,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.37% +64.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
81 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.64% 26.05% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 70 55 61
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 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 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 15 (29.41%) Java
4 14 (27.45%) C++
4 14 (27.45%) HTML
5 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
6 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 12 (23.53%) XML
6 12 (23.53%) UNIX
7 10 (19.61%) C
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
8 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 9 (17.65%) UML
8 9 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 9 (17.65%) Embedded C
8 9 (17.65%) Finance
8 9 (17.65%) Electronics
8 9 (17.65%) Degree
9 8 (15.69%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
11 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
11 6 (11.76%) ISEB
11 6 (11.76%) ITIL
11 6 (11.76%) JSP
11 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
12 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
12 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (9.80%) CCNA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (9.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Ethernet
2 7 (13.73%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (7.84%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) VPN
4 3 (5.88%) LDAP
4 3 (5.88%) HTTP
4 3 (5.88%) Wireless
5 2 (3.92%) RTSP
5 2 (3.92%) IPsec
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security
5 2 (3.92%) Wireless Security
5 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.92%) IPv6
5 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 2 (3.92%) MPLS
5 2 (3.92%) OSPF
5 2 (3.92%) BGP
5 2 (3.92%) RTP
5 2 (3.92%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.88%) JUnit
3 3 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
3 3 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (3.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.92%) FishEye
5 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Electronics
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) French Language
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
3 11 (21.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Tester
4 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Web Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Operations Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) HTML
2 12 (23.53%) XML
3 6 (11.76%) JSP
4 5 (9.80%) JSON
5 4 (7.84%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.88%) JAX-RS
6 3 (5.88%) EJB
6 3 (5.88%) .NET
6 3 (5.88%) Java EE
6 3 (5.88%) JPA
6 3 (5.88%) JAX-WS
6 3 (5.88%) JSF
7 2 (3.92%) CSS
7 2 (3.92%) Qt
8 1 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.96%) STL
8 1 (1.96%) J2EE
8 1 (1.96%) MFC
8 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (7.84%) Firmware
2 4 (7.84%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) UNIX
3 8 (15.69%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) uClinux
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
2 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
2 9 (17.65%) UML
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.80%) Time Management
5 4 (7.84%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (3.92%) Online Security
7 2 (3.92%) OO
8 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.96%) Video Processing
8 1 (1.96%) Android Development
8 1 (1.96%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) Java
3 14 (27.45%) C++
4 10 (19.61%) C
5 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 9 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 6 (11.76%) ISEB
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.80%) CCNA
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) MCSE
4 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) CCIE
6 2 (3.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) VMware
2 3 (5.88%) Altera
2 3 (5.88%) Talend
2 3 (5.88%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco
2 3 (5.88%) QNX
3 2 (3.92%) Perforce
4 1 (1.96%) F5
4 1 (1.96%) Juniper
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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