The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 24 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 87 99 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.56% 8.04% 3.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.71% 30.46% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 61 87 28
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
314 325 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.68% 26.40% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 243 297 244
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Buckinghamshire

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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (34.78%) MySQL
2 47 (34.06%) Oracle
2 47 (34.06%) PHP
3 46 (33.33%) UNIX
4 42 (30.43%) HTML
5 41 (29.71%) Clustering
6 38 (27.54%) CSS
7 36 (26.09%) VMware
8 31 (22.46%) OO
9 30 (21.74%) AIX
9 30 (21.74%) Red Hat
10 28 (20.29%) MVC
10 28 (20.29%) Unit Testing
11 27 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (19.57%) IBM
11 27 (19.57%) Java
12 26 (18.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (18.84%) PHP5
13 25 (18.12%) Symfony
13 25 (18.12%) Degree
14 24 (17.39%) TDD
14 24 (17.39%) SQL
14 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
14 24 (17.39%) REST
14 24 (17.39%) Big Data
15 23 (16.67%) Windows
15 23 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 22 (15.94%) Apache
16 22 (15.94%) TCP/IP
16 22 (15.94%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (15.94%) Apache
2 14 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.62%) FileNet
4 3 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.45%) Lync
5 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.45%) Mule
5 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
2 2 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.80%) SAP R/3
1 8 (5.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 5 (3.62%) AWD
3 1 (0.72%) SunGard Martini
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.94%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.04%) SAN
3 10 (7.25%) VPN
4 7 (5.07%) DNS
4 7 (5.07%) VoIP
5 4 (2.90%) WAN
5 4 (2.90%) LAN
5 4 (2.90%) Firewall
5 4 (2.90%) Network Security
6 3 (2.17%) HTTP
6 3 (2.17%) SNMP
7 2 (1.45%) DHCP
7 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.45%) SS7
7 2 (1.45%) Wireless
7 2 (1.45%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.72%) Intranet
8 1 (0.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.78%) MySQL
2 24 (17.39%) Big Data
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.62%) DB2
7 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.35%) Subversion
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.45%) Ant
5 2 (1.45%) JUnit
5 2 (1.45%) Maven
6 1 (0.72%) Flash Builder
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Billing
4 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (34.78%) Developer
2 32 (23.19%) Administrator
3 30 (21.74%) PHP Developer
4 24 (17.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 22 (15.94%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (12.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 14 (10.14%) Linux Administrator
8 12 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
9 11 (7.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.97%) Senior PHP Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 10 (7.25%) Consultant
10 10 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.80%) Analyst
11 8 (5.80%) Major Incident Manager
11 8 (5.80%) AIX Administrator
11 8 (5.80%) Incident Manager
12 7 (5.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (5.07%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.43%) HTML
2 38 (27.54%) CSS
3 25 (18.12%) Symfony
4 24 (17.39%) REST
5 22 (15.94%) jQuery
6 9 (6.52%) Struts
6 9 (6.52%) J2EE
7 8 (5.80%) Web Services
7 8 (5.80%) Ajax
8 7 (5.07%) HTML5
8 7 (5.07%) Spring
8 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.35%) XML
10 5 (3.62%) CSS3
10 5 (3.62%) Middleware
11 4 (2.90%) EJB
11 4 (2.90%) JSP
12 3 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (2.17%) JSON
12 3 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.71%) Clustering
2 19 (13.77%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.97%) HACMP
4 6 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.62%) EMC Centera
6 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.90%) Open Source
6 4 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.17%) Replication
8 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.72%) Firmware
9 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.33%) UNIX
2 30 (21.74%) AIX
3 26 (18.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (16.67%) Windows
5 21 (15.22%) Solaris
6 8 (5.80%) HPUX
7 7 (5.07%) SUSE
7 7 (5.07%) Debian
8 5 (3.62%) VMS
9 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (2.17%) CentOS
10 3 (2.17%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.46%) OO
2 28 (20.29%) MVC
2 28 (20.29%) Unit Testing
3 24 (17.39%) TDD
4 23 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.25%) Project Management
7 9 (6.52%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.52%) ERP
8 8 (5.80%) ITIL
8 8 (5.80%) Data Security
8 8 (5.80%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (5.80%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.07%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.62%) Change Management
11 4 (2.90%) Web Development
11 4 (2.90%) Time Management
12 3 (2.17%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.06%) PHP
2 27 (19.57%) Java
3 26 (18.84%) PHP5
4 24 (17.39%) SQL
5 22 (15.94%) Shell Script
6 21 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 13 (9.42%) C++
8 12 (8.70%) Perl
9 11 (7.97%) Python
10 8 (5.80%) C#
11 7 (5.07%) Bash Shell
12 6 (4.35%) AWK
13 5 (3.62%) C
13 5 (3.62%) VB
14 3 (2.17%) Ruby
14 3 (2.17%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.45%) sed
15 2 (1.45%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 25 (18.12%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.35%) RHCE
4 5 (3.62%) OCPJP
4 5 (3.62%) OCMJD
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.90%) MCSA
5 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.17%) MCSE
7 2 (1.45%) PhD
7 2 (1.45%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.45%) HND
7 2 (1.45%) MCP
7 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) MCDST
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.72%) CCNP
8 1 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (5.80%) NFS
4 7 (5.07%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.17%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.45%) Squid
7 2 (1.45%) XenServer
8 1 (0.72%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) Cobbler
2 15 (10.87%) YUM
3 7 (5.07%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (3.62%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.45%) OpenView
5 2 (1.45%) Netcool
5 2 (1.45%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (34.06%) Oracle
2 36 (26.09%) VMware
3 30 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 27 (19.57%) IBM
5 17 (12.32%) Veritas
6 14 (10.14%) Symantec
7 8 (5.80%) SAP
7 8 (5.80%) Remedy
8 7 (5.07%) Sun
8 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.35%) JBoss
10 5 (3.62%) Kofax
10 5 (3.62%) ReadSoft
10 5 (3.62%) EMC
11 4 (2.90%) Cisco
12 3 (2.17%) Unisys
12 3 (2.17%) HP
13 2 (1.45%) Cognos
13 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.45%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago