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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 12.02% 10.17% 8.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.80% 36.92% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 27
Average salary £26,750 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.68% +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £35,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £41,000
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
82 65 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 31.78% 27.54% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72 58 58
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,200 £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 2 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
3 17 (31.48%) HTML
3 17 (31.48%) Java
4 14 (25.93%) UNIX
4 14 (25.93%) XML
4 14 (25.93%) Telecoms
5 13 (24.07%) C++
6 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 11 (20.37%) Finance
8 10 (18.52%) C
9 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 9 (16.67%) UML
9 9 (16.67%) Embedded C
9 9 (16.67%) Electronics
9 9 (16.67%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 8 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
10 8 (14.81%) ISEB
10 8 (14.81%) JSP
11 7 (12.96%) Banking
11 7 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (11.11%) JSON
12 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 6 (11.11%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 7 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (7.41%) LDAP
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 3 (5.56%) HTTP
4 3 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (3.70%) IPsec
5 2 (3.70%) RTSP
5 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) MPLS
5 2 (3.70%) OSPF
5 2 (3.70%) BGP
5 2 (3.70%) RTP
5 2 (3.70%) TACACS
5 2 (3.70%) ATM
5 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 2 (3.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.41%) NetBeans
3 4 (7.41%) Maven
3 4 (7.41%) JUnit
3 4 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (5.56%) FishEye
5 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.37%) Finance
3 9 (16.67%) Electronics
4 7 (12.96%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) French Language
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) Support Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Tester
5 6 (11.11%) Web Tester
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Operations Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Build Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) HTML
2 14 (25.93%) XML
3 8 (14.81%) JSP
4 6 (11.11%) JSON
5 4 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 4 (7.41%) JAX-RS
5 4 (7.41%) JAX-WS
5 4 (7.41%) JPA
5 4 (7.41%) JSF
5 4 (7.41%) Java EE
5 4 (7.41%) EJB
5 4 (7.41%) .NET
6 3 (5.56%) CSS
7 2 (3.70%) Qt
8 1 (1.85%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.85%) jQuery
8 1 (1.85%) J2EE
8 1 (1.85%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Firmware
2 4 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 9 (16.67%) UML
3 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
4 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Time Management
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
8 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (3.70%) Online Security
9 2 (3.70%) OO
10 1 (1.85%) Change Management
10 1 (1.85%) Information Security
10 1 (1.85%) Network Design
10 1 (1.85%) Speech Recognition
10 1 (1.85%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 13 (24.07%) C++
4 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.52%) C
6 9 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.56%) Embedded C++
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.85%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.81%) ISEB
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.26%) CCNA
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.41%) MCSE
4 4 (7.41%) MCSA
5 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) VMware
2 4 (7.41%) JBoss
2 4 (7.41%) Talend
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) Altera
3 3 (5.56%) QNX
3 3 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (1.85%) F5
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
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