The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.22% 22.97% 19.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.88% 61.54% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 63
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -20.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £23,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
93 78 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.13% 37.32% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 89
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 40 (53.33%) Windows
2 27 (36.00%) XML
2 27 (36.00%) SQL
3 26 (34.67%) UNIX
4 25 (33.33%) ITIL
4 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (32.00%) Drupal
5 24 (32.00%) PHP
5 24 (32.00%) Scrum
5 24 (32.00%) KVM
6 23 (30.67%) Apache
6 23 (30.67%) Open Source
7 21 (28.00%) Bash Shell
7 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
7 21 (28.00%) Firewall
8 20 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (26.67%) REST
9 19 (25.33%) Bitbucket
9 19 (25.33%) Jenkins
9 19 (25.33%) Vagrant
9 19 (25.33%) Performance Analysis
9 19 (25.33%) LAMP
9 19 (25.33%) Identity Management
9 19 (25.33%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
9 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (22.67%) MCITP
10 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (21.33%) CISSP
11 16 (21.33%) CISA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 24 (32.00%) Drupal
2 23 (30.67%) Apache
3 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) NetWeaver
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.67%) Resin
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) concrete5
5 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) Firewall
2 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
3 4 (5.33%) Internet
3 4 (5.33%) SAN
4 3 (4.00%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) VoIP
5 2 (2.67%) DHCP
5 2 (2.67%) FTP
5 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) IGMP
6 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.33%) VLAN
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.33%) SNMP
6 1 (1.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.33%) LAN
6 1 (1.33%) PBX
6 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.33%) DB2
5 3 (4.00%) Big Data
5 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) SAP BI
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (25.33%) Bitbucket
2 19 (25.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
3 4 (5.33%) Selenium
4 3 (4.00%) JIRA
4 3 (4.00%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.67%) WebObjects
5 2 (2.67%) Ant
5 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (8.00%) French Language
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) German Language
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (20.00%) Administrator
2 15 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Security Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Junior
5 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.33%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (4.00%) IT Operations Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) XML
2 20 (26.67%) REST
3 19 (25.33%) LAMP
4 16 (21.33%) Regular Expression
5 11 (14.67%) Web Services
6 10 (13.33%) HTML
7 5 (6.67%) Velocity
8 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.33%) Spring
9 3 (4.00%) JSON
9 3 (4.00%) jQuery
9 3 (4.00%) CSS
9 3 (4.00%) SOAP
10 2 (2.67%) Servlets
10 2 (2.67%) J2EE
10 2 (2.67%) Java EE
10 2 (2.67%) SAP Basis
11 1 (1.33%) WebRTC
11 1 (1.33%) JSF
11 1 (1.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Open Source
2 5 (6.67%) Clustering
3 4 (5.33%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.33%) PKI
4 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.00%) Firmware
5 2 (2.67%) iPad
5 2 (2.67%) iPhone
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 40 (53.33%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) UNIX
3 6 (8.00%) Solaris
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.67%) CentOS
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) AIX
5 4 (5.33%) HPUX
5 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.33%) uClinux
8 1 (1.33%) SUSE
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) ITIL
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) Scrum
3 19 (25.33%) Performance Analysis
3 19 (25.33%) Identity Management
3 19 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.00%) SIEM
4 15 (20.00%) Product Management
5 14 (18.67%) Project Management
5 14 (18.67%) Cyber Security
5 14 (18.67%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.67%) Content Management
7 5 (6.67%) Logistics
8 4 (5.33%) Service Management
8 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.33%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 24 (32.00%) PHP
3 21 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (17.33%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.67%) Korn
6 5 (6.67%) Bourne shell
6 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.33%) C
8 3 (4.00%) C++
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
8 3 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.67%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (22.67%) MCITP
2 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (21.33%) CISSP
3 16 (21.33%) CISA
4 15 (20.00%) MCSE
5 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
6 12 (16.00%) DV Cleared
7 11 (14.67%) Degree
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.67%) CCNA
9 1 (1.33%) MCSA
9 1 (1.33%) MBA
9 1 (1.33%) CCA
9 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) PCI DSS
1 14 (18.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (18.67%) GPG13
2 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.00%) KVM
2 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.33%) Xen
5 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.33%) XenServer
6 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (25.33%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.33%) SCCM
4 3 (4.00%) Puppet
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.67%) Nagios
5 2 (2.67%) Munin
6 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) VMware
3 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.00%) Citrix
4 6 (8.00%) JBoss
4 6 (8.00%) HP
4 6 (8.00%) Dell
5 5 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.33%) Cisco
6 4 (5.33%) Sybase
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.67%) Juniper
8 2 (2.67%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) Mitel
9 1 (1.33%) Google
9 1 (1.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.33%) EMC
9 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and development
Posted: 5 days ago