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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 12.77% 7.46% 9.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 26.32% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £32,000 £55,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.81% +92.98%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
7 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 14.89% 28.36% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 11
Average salary £32,000 £22,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £55,000 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 31 March 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 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Java EE
3 13 (54.17%) JSON
3 13 (54.17%) JSF
3 13 (54.17%) Maven
3 13 (54.17%) EJB
4 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (41.67%) LDAP
4 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) Multithreading
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) JAX-WS
5 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (33.33%) JPA
5 8 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 8 (33.33%) WildFly
5 8 (33.33%) NetBeans
5 8 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (33.33%) JBoss
5 8 (33.33%) JUnit
6 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) Analytics
7 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (20.83%) Web Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 8 (33.33%) JBoss
1 8 (33.33%) WildFly
2 5 (20.83%) GlassFish
3 4 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon S3
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (20.83%) Route 53
1 5 (20.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 5 (20.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) LDAP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) CTI
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) OSPF
3 2 (8.33%) BGP
3 2 (8.33%) RTP
3 2 (8.33%) SS7
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (8.33%) VLAN
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
3 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Maven
2 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (33.33%) JUnit
2 8 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 8 (33.33%) NetBeans
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
1 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Java Web Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 4 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Java EE
2 13 (54.17%) JSON
2 13 (54.17%) EJB
2 13 (54.17%) JSF
3 8 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 8 (33.33%) JPA
3 8 (33.33%) JAX-RS
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) REST
4 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 10 (41.67%) TDD
1 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (41.67%) Multithreading
2 7 (29.17%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Erlang
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
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