The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - 21 17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow - 10.38% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 26.83% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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 Marlow region.

Operating Systems Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 18.75% 38.68% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 4
Average salary £43,750 £22,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.86% -58.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Linux
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

Linux Salary Trend in Marlow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) WildFly
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JSF
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) WildFly
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) CTI
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) RTP
2 2 (20.00%) SS7
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Support
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSF
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) Java EE
1 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (20.00%) JPA
1 2 (20.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle