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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 43 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.03% 8.67% 11.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.62% 56.63% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 39
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £58,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
136 83 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 34.87% 15.31% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 112 75 98
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 2 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 35 (37.23%) SQL Server
3 33 (35.11%) MySQL
4 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 28 (29.79%) Apache
5 27 (28.72%) Java
6 25 (26.60%) HTML
6 25 (26.60%) SQL
7 22 (23.40%) PHP
8 21 (22.34%) Oracle
8 21 (22.34%) CSS
9 20 (21.28%) Project Management
10 19 (20.21%) UNIX
10 19 (20.21%) TCP/IP
10 19 (20.21%) Firewall
10 19 (20.21%) Degree
10 19 (20.21%) NoSQL
10 19 (20.21%) SIEM
10 19 (20.21%) Cyber Security
11 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
11 18 (19.15%) DNS
11 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 18 (19.15%) Active Directory
12 17 (18.09%) CMS
12 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (17.02%) OO
14 15 (15.96%) Scrum
14 15 (15.96%) jQuery
14 15 (15.96%) CentOS
14 15 (15.96%) Computer Science

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (29.79%) Apache
2 17 (18.09%) CMS
3 14 (14.89%) Joomla!
4 12 (12.77%) Tomcat
4 12 (12.77%) WordPress
4 12 (12.77%) concrete5
5 11 (11.70%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (9.57%) WebLogic
7 8 (8.51%) Drupal
8 7 (7.45%) JBoss
9 6 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (5.32%) nginx
11 3 (3.19%) OpenStack
12 2 (2.13%) Apache Solr
12 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
12 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
13 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (1.06%) IIS
13 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) TCP/IP
1 19 (20.21%) Firewall
2 18 (19.15%) DNS
3 8 (8.51%) HTTP
3 8 (8.51%) LDAP
3 8 (8.51%) SMTP
3 8 (8.51%) DHCP
4 7 (7.45%) SSL
5 6 (6.38%) Network Security
5 6 (6.38%) WebEx
6 5 (5.32%) SSH
6 5 (5.32%) HTTPS
6 5 (5.32%) Internet
6 5 (5.32%) FTP
6 5 (5.32%) VPN
7 4 (4.26%) MPLS
7 4 (4.26%) OSPF
7 4 (4.26%) BGP
7 4 (4.26%) PPTP
7 4 (4.26%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (35.11%) MySQL
3 19 (20.21%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.51%) Big Data
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.32%) DB2
6 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.13%) MariaDB
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.77%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) JUnit
4 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.06%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 9 (9.57%) Marketing
2 7 (7.45%) Finance
3 5 (5.32%) Advertising
4 4 (4.26%) Publishing
4 4 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.26%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.19%) French Language
5 3 (3.19%) German Language
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.13%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (18.09%) Developer
2 15 (15.96%) Support Engineer
3 12 (12.77%) PHP Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.64%) Senior PHP Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Support Specialist
6 9 (9.57%) Administrator
6 9 (9.57%) Consultant
7 8 (8.51%) Applications Specialist
7 8 (8.51%) Applications Support Specialist
8 7 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Junior
10 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.26%) QA Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) HTML
2 21 (22.34%) CSS
3 15 (15.96%) jQuery
4 13 (13.83%) LAMP
4 13 (13.83%) HTML5
4 13 (13.83%) CSS3
5 12 (12.77%) Laravel
5 12 (12.77%) Symfony
6 11 (11.70%) Regular Expression
7 9 (9.57%) Middleware
7 9 (9.57%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (9.57%) Web Services
7 9 (9.57%) J2EE
8 8 (8.51%) XML
8 8 (8.51%) SOAP
9 6 (6.38%) Ajax
10 5 (5.32%) ODBC
10 5 (5.32%) .NET
10 5 (5.32%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (5.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.83%) User Experience
3 12 (12.77%) W3C
4 9 (9.57%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.19%) Clustering
7 3 (3.19%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.06%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.06%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 19 (20.21%) UNIX
3 15 (15.96%) CentOS
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.45%) SUSE
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.32%) Android
7 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.13%) Debian
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
10 1 (1.06%) AIX
10 1 (1.06%) HPUX
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Project Management
2 19 (20.21%) SIEM
2 19 (20.21%) Cyber Security
3 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.02%) OO
5 15 (15.96%) Scrum
6 12 (12.77%) Refactoring
6 12 (12.77%) Unit Testing
6 12 (12.77%) MVC
6 12 (12.77%) API Development
7 11 (11.70%) Information Security
8 10 (10.64%) OOD
8 10 (10.64%) Web Development
9 8 (8.51%) Analytics
10 7 (7.45%) DevOps
10 7 (7.45%) SOA
11 6 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (5.32%) Product Management
12 5 (5.32%) Online Marketing
12 5 (5.32%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 27 (28.72%) Java
3 25 (26.60%) SQL
4 22 (23.40%) PHP
5 11 (11.70%) Python
6 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
6 9 (9.57%) Perl
7 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.32%) C
9 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.19%) C++
11 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Degree
2 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.64%) MCSE
4 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.57%) CISSP
6 8 (8.51%) MCITP
7 6 (6.38%) CISA
8 4 (4.26%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.13%) CCNA
10 2 (2.13%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.13%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.06%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) QA
2 6 (6.38%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.38%) GPG13
2 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.32%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.26%) qmail
3 4 (4.26%) Squid
4 2 (2.13%) vSphere
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.13%) oVirt
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.06%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) ZABBIX
2 5 (5.32%) Nagios
3 4 (4.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.13%) logstash
4 2 (2.13%) SCCM
5 1 (1.06%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) Oracle
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.89%) Cisco
4 12 (12.77%) Red Hat
4 12 (12.77%) Zend
5 11 (11.70%) VMware
5 11 (11.70%) Juniper
6 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.32%) Sybase
6 5 (5.32%) HP
7 4 (4.26%) Adobe
8 3 (3.19%) Dell
9 2 (2.13%) SAP
9 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.13%) Sophos
9 2 (2.13%) Websense
9 2 (2.13%) Intel
9 2 (2.13%) Marketo
10 1 (1.06%) Supermicro
10 1 (1.06%) Google
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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EarthStream Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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EarthStream Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
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