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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 144 48 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.55% 5.11% 7.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.48% 20.17% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 124 45 62
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £48,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
297 238 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 27.94% 25.32% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 256 207 211
Average salary £32,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 118 (47.20%) Apache
2 115 (46.00%) MySQL
3 102 (40.80%) PHP
4 97 (38.80%) UNIX
5 94 (37.60%) SQL
6 77 (30.80%) HTML
7 76 (30.40%) JavaScript
8 75 (30.00%) Oracle
9 71 (28.40%) OO
10 69 (27.60%) Windows
11 68 (27.20%) jQuery
12 63 (25.20%) Degree
12 63 (25.20%) CSS
13 62 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (21.20%) MVC
15 52 (20.80%) Java
16 47 (18.80%) LAMP
17 44 (17.60%) Software Engineering
18 42 (16.80%) Computer Science
19 37 (14.80%) SQL Server
20 36 (14.40%) Finance
21 33 (13.20%) Web Services
21 33 (13.20%) Tomcat
22 32 (12.80%) Ajax
22 32 (12.80%) ITIL
22 32 (12.80%) Solaris
23 31 (12.40%) Subversion
24 29 (11.60%) OO PHP
25 27 (10.80%) Web Development
26 26 (10.40%) Struts

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 118 (47.20%) Apache
2 33 (13.20%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.40%) IIS
4 5 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.60%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.60%) nginx
6 3 (1.20%) SAS
6 3 (1.20%) Drupal
6 3 (1.20%) Liferay
7 2 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 12 (4.80%) MS Office
2 11 (4.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.80%) SaaS
2 15 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.40%) Route 53
4 10 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.80%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.20%) HTTP
2 15 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.00%) SAN
4 8 (3.20%) Firewall
4 8 (3.20%) WAN
4 8 (3.20%) LAN
5 7 (2.80%) VoIP
6 6 (2.40%) DNS
7 5 (2.00%) ISDN
7 5 (2.00%) VLAN
8 3 (1.20%) Internet
8 3 (1.20%) Network Security
9 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.80%) IPv4
9 2 (0.80%) IPv6
9 2 (0.80%) Intranet
10 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.40%) SNMP
10 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (46.00%) MySQL
2 37 (14.80%) SQL Server
3 23 (9.20%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (5.20%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (4.00%) Big Data
9 9 (3.60%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.80%) DB2
11 6 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.60%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.60%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.60%) HBase
12 4 (1.60%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.60%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.60%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (12.40%) Subversion
2 17 (6.80%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.60%) JUnit
4 8 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.40%) Hudson
5 6 (2.40%) Selenium
6 5 (2.00%) JIRA
7 4 (1.60%) JSHint
7 4 (1.60%) Behat
7 4 (1.60%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.60%) Ant
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.80%) Introscope
9 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.40%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.40%) Maven
10 1 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 36 (14.40%) Finance
2 15 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.60%) Legal
4 11 (4.40%) Marketing
5 9 (3.60%) Retail
6 8 (3.20%) Banking
7 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.20%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 120 (48.00%) Developer
2 47 (18.80%) PHP Developer
3 33 (13.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 31 (12.40%) Analyst
5 27 (10.80%) Support Analyst
6 26 (10.40%) Java Developer
7 25 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
7 25 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 20 (8.00%) Software Support Analyst
9 18 (7.20%) Administrator
10 17 (6.80%) DBA
11 16 (6.40%) Developer Analyst
12 15 (6.00%) Software Engineer
13 14 (5.60%) Support Engineer
13 14 (5.60%) Senior Developer
14 13 (5.20%) Web Developer
15 12 (4.80%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (4.80%) Linux Administrator
15 12 (4.80%) Senior Software Engineer
15 12 (4.80%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (30.80%) HTML
2 68 (27.20%) jQuery
3 63 (25.20%) CSS
4 47 (18.80%) LAMP
5 33 (13.20%) Web Services
6 32 (12.80%) Ajax
7 26 (10.40%) Struts
7 26 (10.40%) J2EE
8 25 (10.00%) XML
9 19 (7.60%) Hibernate
10 18 (7.20%) Spring
11 16 (6.40%) JSON
12 13 (5.20%) HTML5
13 11 (4.40%) CodeIgniter
14 10 (4.00%) EJB
14 10 (4.00%) JSP
15 9 (3.60%) .NET
16 8 (3.20%) CSS3
16 8 (3.20%) Kendo UI
16 8 (3.20%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.80%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.60%) Open Source
4 12 (4.80%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.80%) Firmware
6 7 (2.80%) Replication
6 7 (2.80%) LPAR
7 6 (2.40%) Clustering
8 5 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.00%) Streaming Video
8 5 (2.00%) Streaming Media
9 3 (1.20%) iPhone
9 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.20%) User Experience
10 1 (0.40%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 97 (38.80%) UNIX
2 69 (27.60%) Windows
3 32 (12.80%) Solaris
4 19 (7.60%) AIX
5 14 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.00%) CentOS
7 8 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.20%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.20%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (3.20%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.40%) HPUX
9 5 (2.00%) SUSE
10 3 (1.20%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.20%) Debian
10 3 (1.20%) Android
10 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.40%) OO
2 62 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (21.20%) MVC
4 44 (17.60%) Software Engineering
5 32 (12.80%) ITIL
6 29 (11.60%) OO PHP
7 27 (10.80%) Web Development
8 21 (8.40%) TDD
9 20 (8.00%) OOP
10 15 (6.00%) Unit Testing
11 13 (5.20%) Configuration Management
11 13 (5.20%) Multithreading
11 13 (5.20%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (4.80%) CRM
13 11 (4.40%) WFM
13 11 (4.40%) Analytics
14 9 (3.60%) Scrum
15 8 (3.20%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.20%) PRINCE2
15 8 (3.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (40.80%) PHP
2 94 (37.60%) SQL
3 76 (30.40%) JavaScript
4 52 (20.80%) Java
5 20 (8.00%) PHP5
6 19 (7.60%) C++
7 16 (6.40%) Python
8 12 (4.80%) C#
8 12 (4.80%) Perl
9 10 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.20%) C
11 7 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.00%) Ruby
12 5 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.60%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.60%) VBScript
14 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.20%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.40%) VB
15 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (25.20%) Degree
2 25 (10.00%) Sun Certification
3 16 (6.40%) OCPJP
3 16 (6.40%) OCMJD
4 9 (3.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.20%) RHCE
5 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.40%) CCNP
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) HND
7 1 (0.40%) LPIC
7 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.60%) HDFS
5 4 (1.60%) KVM
5 4 (1.60%) Apache Flume
6 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.40%) vSphere
8 1 (0.40%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (2.80%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.40%) Puppet
3 2 (0.80%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.80%) CA Wily
3 2 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.40%) OpenView
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Netcool
4 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 75 (30.00%) Oracle
2 25 (10.00%) Sun
3 22 (8.80%) VMware
4 19 (7.60%) Sybase
4 19 (7.60%) Cisco
5 18 (7.20%) Red Hat
6 14 (5.60%) Microsoft
6 14 (5.60%) HP
7 11 (4.40%) Zend
8 10 (4.00%) Sencha
8 10 (4.00%) IBM
9 5 (2.00%) EMC
10 4 (1.60%) Telerik
10 4 (1.60%) NetApp
10 4 (1.60%) Sage
11 3 (1.20%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.20%) Citrix
11 3 (1.20%) Brocade
11 3 (1.20%) Atmel
11 3 (1.20%) 3PAR
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