The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 31 6
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 57 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.73% 5.87% 19.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.53% 25.53% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 33
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £26,600 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 94 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 26.34% 22.98% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 104 82 62
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Linux
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Maidenhead region.

Linux Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Linux
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 73 (68.87%) Windows
2 55 (51.89%) SQL Server
3 51 (48.11%) SQL
4 37 (34.91%) Active Directory
5 34 (32.08%) Firewall
6 32 (30.19%) Security Cleared
7 31 (29.25%) Cyber Security
8 30 (28.30%) UNIX
9 28 (26.42%) Java
10 26 (24.53%) Oracle
10 26 (24.53%) SC Cleared
10 26 (24.53%) Computer Science
11 25 (23.58%) SIEM
12 22 (20.75%) MySQL
13 21 (19.81%) Cisco
14 19 (17.92%) TCP/IP
14 19 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (16.98%) Regular Expression
16 17 (16.04%) CISSP
16 17 (16.04%) MCSE
17 16 (15.09%) JBoss
17 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
18 15 (14.15%) HTML
18 15 (14.15%) J2EE
18 15 (14.15%) Project Management
18 15 (14.15%) Degree
18 15 (14.15%) VMware
18 15 (14.15%) Big Data
19 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
19 14 (13.21%) Juniper

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 16 (15.09%) JBoss
2 9 (8.49%) Apache
2 9 (8.49%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.55%) CMS
4 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.72%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (4.72%) Joomla!
5 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.72%) Drupal
5 5 (4.72%) WildFly
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.83%) concrete5
7 3 (2.83%) WordPress
8 2 (1.89%) Lync
9 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) SaaS
2 2 (1.89%) IaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.08%) Firewall
2 19 (17.92%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.55%) LDAP
4 7 (6.60%) FTP
4 7 (6.60%) SNMP
5 6 (5.66%) Network Security
5 6 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (5.66%) DNS
6 5 (4.72%) HTTPS
6 5 (4.72%) Internet
6 5 (4.72%) HTTP
6 5 (4.72%) SMTP
6 5 (4.72%) SSH
6 5 (4.72%) VLAN
7 4 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.77%) OSPF
7 4 (3.77%) BGP
8 3 (2.83%) VPN
9 2 (1.89%) LAN
9 2 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (51.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.75%) MySQL
3 15 (14.15%) Big Data
4 13 (12.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (10.38%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.66%) DB2
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.94%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.66%) Subversion
4 5 (4.72%) Maven
4 5 (4.72%) NetBeans
4 5 (4.72%) JUnit
4 5 (4.72%) Hudson
5 3 (2.83%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (9.43%) Marketing
1 10 (9.43%) German Language
2 9 (8.49%) French Language
2 9 (8.49%) Finance
3 6 (5.66%) Arabic Language
4 5 (4.72%) Advertising
5 4 (3.77%) Publishing
5 4 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.83%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.42%) Support Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Consultant
4 11 (10.38%) Security Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.60%) Architect
8 6 (5.66%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.66%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Build Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Software Manager
9 5 (4.72%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) IT Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) Systems Support
10 4 (3.77%) Security Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.98%) Regular Expression
2 15 (14.15%) HTML
2 15 (14.15%) J2EE
3 13 (12.26%) XML
4 11 (10.38%) CSS
5 9 (8.49%) EJB
5 9 (8.49%) .NET
6 8 (7.55%) ODBC
6 8 (7.55%) GWT
7 7 (6.60%) Web Services
8 6 (5.66%) JSF
8 6 (5.66%) Ajax
8 6 (5.66%) SOAP
8 6 (5.66%) jQuery
9 5 (4.72%) JAX-WS
9 5 (4.72%) JPA
9 5 (4.72%) Java EE
9 5 (4.72%) JSON
9 5 (4.72%) JAX-RS
9 5 (4.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.49%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.55%) User Experience
4 6 (5.66%) Machine to Machine
4 6 (5.66%) Blog
5 3 (2.83%) W3C
6 2 (1.89%) IVR
6 2 (1.89%) Open Source
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (68.87%) Windows
2 30 (28.30%) UNIX
3 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.43%) CentOS
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.72%) Android
6 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.89%) Debian
9 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Cyber Security
2 25 (23.58%) SIEM
3 15 (14.15%) Project Management
4 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.38%) Analytics
5 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (9.43%) Logistics
5 10 (9.43%) SOA
6 8 (7.55%) Information Security
6 8 (7.55%) Multithreading
6 8 (7.55%) DevOps
7 7 (6.60%) Anomaly Detection
7 7 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.60%) OO
8 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.66%) OWASP
8 6 (5.66%) Machine Learning
9 5 (4.72%) Campaign Management
9 5 (4.72%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.11%) SQL
2 28 (26.42%) Java
3 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.26%) PHP
5 12 (11.32%) Python
6 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.60%) C
8 5 (4.72%) Jython
8 5 (4.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (3.77%) C++
10 3 (2.83%) Perl
10 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.89%) Ruby
11 2 (1.89%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Security Cleared
2 26 (24.53%) SC Cleared
3 19 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (16.04%) CISSP
4 17 (16.04%) MCSE
5 15 (14.15%) Degree
6 12 (11.32%) MCITP
7 11 (10.38%) CISA
8 7 (6.60%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.83%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.94%) CCNP
11 1 (0.94%) CCNA
11 1 (0.94%) ISEB
11 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.94%) Server+ Certification
11 1 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (9.43%) PCI DSS
1 10 (9.43%) GPG13
2 6 (5.66%) QA
3 5 (4.72%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (34.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.77%) XenApp
4 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.83%) vSphere
5 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.94%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) cPanel
Vendors
1 26 (24.53%) Oracle
2 21 (19.81%) Cisco
3 15 (14.15%) VMware
4 14 (13.21%) Juniper
5 11 (10.38%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.55%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.66%) Sybase
8 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.77%) Adobe
10 3 (2.83%) HP
10 3 (2.83%) Zend
10 3 (2.83%) Citrix
11 2 (1.89%) Marketo
11 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.89%) Dell
12 1 (0.94%) SAP
12 1 (0.94%) Sun
12 1 (0.94%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.94%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.94%) Google
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus & more
Posted: 25 days ago