The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 30 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 96 86 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.96% 6.65% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.89% 28.67% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 61 86
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
301 300 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.81% 23.18% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 229 235 310
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 111 (52.86%) Windows
2 77 (36.67%) UNIX
3 65 (30.95%) MySQL
4 55 (26.19%) Degree
5 54 (25.71%) Oracle
6 53 (25.24%) Java
7 52 (24.76%) PHP
8 50 (23.81%) SQL
9 46 (21.90%) Apache
10 42 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
11 37 (17.62%) Computer Science
12 30 (14.29%) Oracle Database
12 30 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 30 (14.29%) Change Management
13 28 (13.33%) HTML
14 27 (12.86%) Solaris
15 26 (12.38%) Ruby
16 25 (11.90%) OO
16 25 (11.90%) JavaScript
16 25 (11.90%) Shell Script
17 24 (11.43%) SLA
17 24 (11.43%) C++
17 24 (11.43%) MS Excel
17 24 (11.43%) Software Engineering
18 23 (10.95%) jQuery
18 23 (10.95%) Time Management
19 22 (10.48%) Oracle Database 11g
19 22 (10.48%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 46 (21.90%) Apache
2 16 (7.62%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.76%) JBoss
3 10 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.29%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (3.81%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.81%) IIS
6 7 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (2.86%) SAS
8 4 (1.90%) nginx
8 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.48%) Lync
11 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) Abaqus
4 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) MFGPRO
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.48%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.57%) SaaS
2 6 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.95%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.48%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.48%) Route 53
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.14%) Firewall
2 13 (6.19%) Wireless
3 9 (4.29%) DNS
4 7 (3.33%) VPN
4 7 (3.33%) SAN
4 7 (3.33%) LAN
4 7 (3.33%) WAN
5 6 (2.86%) VoIP
5 6 (2.86%) Internet
5 6 (2.86%) 802.11
5 6 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.38%) SSL
6 5 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.90%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.90%) IPv4
7 4 (1.90%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.90%) DHCP
7 4 (1.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (30.95%) MySQL
2 30 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 22 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 22 (10.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 13 (6.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.86%) PowerCenter
6 6 (2.86%) DB2
6 6 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.95%) JasperReports
8 2 (0.95%) QlikView
9 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (10.48%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (10.00%) Subversion
3 15 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.81%) JMeter
6 7 (3.33%) JIRA
7 6 (2.86%) Trac
7 6 (2.86%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.38%) JUnit
9 4 (1.90%) NUnit
9 4 (1.90%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.90%) MSTest
10 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.95%) Ant
11 2 (0.95%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.95%) Introscope
12 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (9.52%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Electronics
3 9 (4.29%) Retail
4 5 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.43%) Banking
5 3 (1.43%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 47 (22.38%) Developer
2 38 (18.10%) Administrator
3 24 (11.43%) Analyst
4 19 (9.05%) Software Engineer
5 17 (8.10%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
7 13 (6.19%) Oracle Developer
7 13 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (5.71%) Software Developer
9 11 (5.24%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (5.24%) Monitoring Specialist
10 10 (4.76%) Network Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.81%) Test Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Performance Test Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Performance Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.33%) HTML
2 23 (10.95%) jQuery
3 21 (10.00%) LAMP
4 16 (7.62%) CSS
5 12 (5.71%) Middleware
5 12 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (4.29%) HTML5
6 9 (4.29%) CSS3
7 8 (3.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (3.81%) RESTful
8 7 (3.33%) XML
9 6 (2.86%) SAP XI
9 6 (2.86%) Ajax
10 5 (2.38%) Java SE
10 5 (2.38%) Web Services
10 5 (2.38%) .NET
11 4 (1.90%) EDI
11 4 (1.90%) JSON
11 4 (1.90%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (17.62%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.62%) Clustering
4 15 (7.14%) Open Source
5 14 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 11 (5.24%) Mainframe
7 9 (4.29%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.81%) Physics
9 6 (2.86%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.38%) Cryptography
10 5 (2.38%) Replication
10 5 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.38%) Streaming Media
11 4 (1.90%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.43%) BeagleBone
13 2 (0.95%) FMCG
13 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.95%) BBC
13 2 (0.95%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 111 (52.86%) Windows
2 77 (36.67%) UNIX
3 27 (12.86%) Solaris
4 21 (10.00%) AIX
5 11 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.76%) Android
6 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.81%) HPUX
8 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.33%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.86%) Debian
10 6 (2.86%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.38%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.38%) CentOS
12 4 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.95%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.48%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (14.29%) Change Management
3 25 (11.90%) OO
4 24 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 23 (10.95%) Time Management
6 20 (9.52%) ITIL
6 20 (9.52%) OOP
7 19 (9.05%) Scrum
8 14 (6.67%) Migration
8 14 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 14 (6.67%) DevOps
9 13 (6.19%) Performance Analysis
9 13 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (5.71%) Supplier Management
10 12 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 12 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (5.24%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.76%) WFM
13 9 (4.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.24%) Java
2 52 (24.76%) PHP
3 50 (23.81%) SQL
4 26 (12.38%) Ruby
5 25 (11.90%) Shell Script
5 25 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 24 (11.43%) C++
7 18 (8.57%) Python
8 17 (8.10%) C#
9 16 (7.62%) Bash Shell
10 13 (6.19%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.76%) Perl
12 9 (4.29%) C
12 9 (4.29%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.38%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.43%) VB
14 3 (1.43%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.95%) VBScript
16 1 (0.48%) Groovy
16 1 (0.48%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (26.19%) Degree
2 6 (2.86%) CWNA
2 6 (2.86%) CCNP
2 6 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.90%) PhD
3 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.95%) CCNA
5 2 (0.95%) MCP
5 2 (0.95%) MCSA
5 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) MCTS
6 1 (0.48%) MCITP
6 1 (0.48%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (0.48%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.48%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.86%) XenServer
5 4 (1.90%) NFS
5 4 (1.90%) Samba
6 2 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.48%) Xen
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (7.62%) SCOM
1 16 (7.62%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 15 (7.14%) Netcool
3 14 (6.67%) Nagios
4 13 (6.19%) Puppet
5 11 (5.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 11 (5.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 9 (4.29%) Opsview
7 5 (2.38%) Ansible
7 5 (2.38%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.38%) Cacti
8 4 (1.90%) WMI
9 2 (0.95%) WSUS
9 2 (0.95%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (25.71%) Oracle
2 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.00%) VMware
4 18 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 16 (7.62%) HP
6 15 (7.14%) IBM
7 14 (6.67%) Cisco
8 13 (6.19%) Remedy
9 9 (4.29%) Citrix
10 8 (3.81%) EMC
11 7 (3.33%) NetApp
12 6 (2.86%) Informatica
12 6 (2.86%) Business Objects
12 6 (2.86%) SAP
13 5 (2.38%) Google
13 5 (2.38%) Brocade
13 5 (2.38%) Zend
13 5 (2.38%) F5
13 5 (2.38%) Rackspace
14 4 (1.90%) Sun
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