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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 99 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.10% 6.74% 7.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.79% 26.81% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 76 53 75
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £46,500
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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
293 317 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.98% 25.14% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 221 232 242
Average salary £35,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 115 (51.80%) Windows
2 93 (41.89%) UNIX
3 64 (28.83%) MySQL
4 61 (27.48%) Oracle
5 56 (25.23%) Degree
6 55 (24.77%) PHP
7 54 (24.32%) Java
8 53 (23.87%) SQL
8 53 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
9 47 (21.17%) Apache
10 41 (18.47%) Microsoft
11 37 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 36 (16.22%) Change Management
13 35 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (15.77%) SQL Server
14 32 (14.41%) Oracle Database
15 29 (13.06%) HTML
16 27 (12.16%) Shell Script
16 27 (12.16%) Relational Database
17 26 (11.71%) JavaScript
17 26 (11.71%) Solaris
17 26 (11.71%) Finance
18 25 (11.26%) Oracle Forms
18 25 (11.26%) SaaS
19 24 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
19 24 (10.81%) SCOM
19 24 (10.81%) OO
19 24 (10.81%) ITIL
19 24 (10.81%) MS Excel
19 24 (10.81%) Software Engineering

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (21.17%) Apache
2 15 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.50%) JBoss
3 10 (4.50%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.05%) SAS
5 8 (3.60%) IIS
5 8 (3.60%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.15%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.90%) nginx
11 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.45%) Lync
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.35%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.45%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.26%) SaaS
2 8 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.70%) Route 53
3 6 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (2.70%) AWS OpsWorks
3 6 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.41%) Firewall
1 12 (5.41%) Wireless
2 8 (3.60%) DNS
3 6 (2.70%) Internet
3 6 (2.70%) 802.11
3 6 (2.70%) LAN
3 6 (2.70%) VoIP
3 6 (2.70%) WAN
3 6 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.25%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (2.25%) VPN
4 5 (2.25%) SAN
5 4 (1.80%) SSL
5 4 (1.80%) IPv4
5 4 (1.80%) OSPF
5 4 (1.80%) BGP
5 4 (1.80%) HTTP
5 4 (1.80%) SNMP
5 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.83%) MySQL
2 35 (15.77%) SQL Server
3 32 (14.41%) Oracle Database
4 27 (12.16%) Relational Database
5 24 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (8.11%) RDBMS
7 16 (7.21%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (4.05%) PowerCenter
8 9 (4.05%) DB2
8 9 (4.05%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.90%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.90%) QlikView
12 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (11.26%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (9.01%) Subversion
3 14 (6.31%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.05%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.05%) JMeter
6 7 (3.15%) JIRA
7 6 (2.70%) Trac
8 5 (2.25%) JUnit
9 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.80%) NUnit
9 4 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.80%) MSTest
10 3 (1.35%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.90%) Ant
11 2 (0.90%) Introscope
12 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (11.71%) Finance
2 9 (4.05%) Retail
3 8 (3.60%) Electronics
4 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.80%) Banking
6 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (26.58%) Developer
2 38 (17.12%) Administrator
3 31 (13.96%) Analyst
4 21 (9.46%) Support Analyst
5 16 (7.21%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (7.21%) Monitoring Specialist
6 15 (6.76%) Software Engineer
6 15 (6.76%) Software Developer
7 14 (6.31%) UNIX Administrator
8 12 (5.41%) PHP Developer
9 11 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.50%) Network Engineer
10 10 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.05%) Programmer
11 9 (4.05%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.60%) Data Analyst
12 8 (3.60%) Test Engineer
13 7 (3.15%) Performance Engineer
13 7 (3.15%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.06%) HTML
2 22 (9.91%) jQuery
3 21 (9.46%) LAMP
4 16 (7.21%) CSS
5 14 (6.31%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (4.95%) Middleware
7 10 (4.50%) Web Services
8 9 (4.05%) SAP XI
9 8 (3.60%) HTML5
9 8 (3.60%) CSS3
10 7 (3.15%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (3.15%) Java SE
11 6 (2.70%) RESTful
11 6 (2.70%) Ajax
11 6 (2.70%) XML
12 5 (2.25%) .NET
13 4 (1.80%) J2EE
13 4 (1.80%) Struts
13 4 (1.80%) JSON
13 4 (1.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 53 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.21%) Clustering
4 15 (6.76%) Open Source
5 11 (4.95%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.95%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.25%) Physics
8 4 (1.80%) Streaming Media
8 4 (1.80%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.80%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.35%) BeagleBone
9 3 (1.35%) Replication
10 2 (0.90%) W3C
11 1 (0.45%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 115 (51.80%) Windows
2 93 (41.89%) UNIX
3 26 (11.71%) Solaris
4 20 (9.01%) AIX
5 11 (4.95%) Android
5 11 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.60%) HPUX
7 7 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.25%) CentOS
9 5 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (1.80%) Debian
11 2 (0.90%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.22%) Change Management
2 35 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.81%) Software Engineering
3 24 (10.81%) OO
3 24 (10.81%) ITIL
4 23 (10.36%) Time Management
5 21 (9.46%) Migration
6 18 (8.11%) OOP
7 17 (7.66%) Scrum
8 16 (7.21%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.76%) Data Analysis
10 13 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.86%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (5.86%) Performance Analysis
11 12 (5.41%) Web Development
11 12 (5.41%) Supplier Management
11 12 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (4.95%) WFM
12 11 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (4.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.77%) PHP
2 54 (24.32%) Java
3 53 (23.87%) SQL
4 27 (12.16%) Shell Script
5 26 (11.71%) JavaScript
6 23 (10.36%) C++
7 22 (9.91%) Ruby
8 16 (7.21%) C#
8 16 (7.21%) PL/SQL
9 14 (6.31%) Python
10 13 (5.86%) Bash Shell
11 10 (4.50%) C
12 9 (4.05%) Perl
12 9 (4.05%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.25%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.35%) VB
14 3 (1.35%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.90%) VBScript
16 1 (0.45%) Groovy
16 1 (0.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 56 (25.23%) Degree
2 6 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.70%) CCNP
2 6 (2.70%) CWNA
3 4 (1.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.80%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.35%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.35%) OCMJD
5 2 (0.90%) MCTS
5 2 (0.90%) CCNA
5 2 (0.90%) MCP
5 2 (0.90%) MCSA
5 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (6.31%) Hyper-V
2 10 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.15%) XenServer
4 4 (1.80%) Samba
4 4 (1.80%) NFS
5 2 (0.90%) vSphere
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.45%) HDFS
6 1 (0.45%) Xen
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (10.81%) SCOM
2 23 (10.36%) Netcool
2 23 (10.36%) Tivoli
3 16 (7.21%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 16 (7.21%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 8 (3.60%) Nagios
4 8 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.15%) Puppet
6 6 (2.70%) Opsview
7 4 (1.80%) WMI
8 2 (0.90%) WSUS
8 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.90%) Cacti
8 2 (0.90%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.90%) Ansible
9 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (27.48%) Oracle
2 41 (18.47%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.91%) VMware
4 18 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 17 (7.66%) IBM
6 16 (7.21%) Remedy
7 14 (6.31%) HP
8 13 (5.86%) Cisco
9 9 (4.05%) Business Objects
9 9 (4.05%) SAP
9 9 (4.05%) Citrix
9 9 (4.05%) Informatica
10 7 (3.15%) Zend
11 6 (2.70%) F5
11 6 (2.70%) NetApp
11 6 (2.70%) EMC
12 5 (2.25%) Sun
13 4 (1.80%) Intel
13 4 (1.80%) Google
14 3 (1.35%) Brocade
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