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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 127 40 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.48% 3.63% 6.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.60% 18.52% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 54
Average salary £38,500 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.20% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £22,200 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
347 216 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.37% 19.62% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 262 191 276
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 26 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 121 (42.61%) UNIX
2 120 (42.25%) MySQL
3 110 (38.73%) Apache
4 109 (38.38%) PHP
5 94 (33.10%) SQL
6 93 (32.75%) Windows
7 81 (28.52%) Oracle
8 73 (25.70%) HTML
9 71 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 60 (21.13%) Java
10 60 (21.13%) OO
10 60 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (21.13%) Degree
10 60 (21.13%) jQuery
11 54 (19.01%) LAMP
11 54 (19.01%) CSS
12 47 (16.55%) MVC
13 45 (15.85%) Finance
13 45 (15.85%) SQL Server
14 41 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (14.08%) Software Engineering
16 39 (13.73%) Web Services
16 39 (13.73%) Computer Science
17 35 (12.32%) ITIL
18 34 (11.97%) Solaris
18 34 (11.97%) Web Development
19 32 (11.27%) SaaS
19 32 (11.27%) Subversion
20 31 (10.92%) Ajax
20 31 (10.92%) Oracle Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 110 (38.73%) Apache
2 23 (8.10%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.17%) SAS
4 5 (1.76%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.76%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.06%) Drupal
5 3 (1.06%) Liferay
5 3 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.06%) IIS
6 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.70%) nginx
6 2 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.35%) Lync
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.27%) SaaS
2 22 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.69%) Route 53
4 18 (6.34%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.70%) GitHub
5 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.34%) HTTP
2 9 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.46%) LAN
3 7 (2.46%) WAN
3 7 (2.46%) SAN
4 6 (2.11%) VoIP
4 6 (2.11%) Firewall
5 5 (1.76%) ISDN
5 5 (1.76%) VLAN
6 4 (1.41%) Internet
7 3 (1.06%) Wireless
8 2 (0.70%) Intranet
8 2 (0.70%) DNS
9 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.35%) SMTP
9 1 (0.35%) 802.11
9 1 (0.35%) Network Security
9 1 (0.35%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (42.25%) MySQL
2 45 (15.85%) SQL Server
3 31 (10.92%) Oracle Database
4 27 (9.51%) Relational Database
5 26 (9.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (8.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (6.69%) RDBMS
7 19 (6.69%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (3.87%) Big Data
8 11 (3.87%) DB2
9 7 (2.46%) PowerCenter
10 6 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.11%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (1.76%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.76%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.76%) HBase
12 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 32 (11.27%) Subversion
2 17 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (3.17%) JUnit
4 9 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.11%) JIRA
5 6 (2.11%) Hudson
5 6 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.76%) Selenium
6 5 (1.76%) JMeter
7 4 (1.41%) Ant
7 4 (1.41%) JSHint
8 3 (1.06%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.06%) Behat
9 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.70%) Introscope
10 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.35%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 45 (15.85%) Finance
2 14 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.23%) Retail
4 11 (3.87%) Banking
5 8 (2.82%) Marketing
5 8 (2.82%) Legal
6 5 (1.76%) Electronics
7 3 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (46.13%) Developer
2 46 (16.20%) PHP Developer
3 34 (11.97%) Analyst
4 27 (9.51%) Support Analyst
5 25 (8.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 24 (8.45%) Administrator
7 23 (8.10%) Java Developer
8 21 (7.39%) J2EE Developer
8 21 (7.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 20 (7.04%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.28%) Software Support Analyst
11 14 (4.93%) Senior PHP Developer
11 14 (4.93%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (4.93%) Programmer
11 14 (4.93%) Monitoring Specialist
12 13 (4.58%) DBA
12 13 (4.58%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
13 12 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.70%) HTML
2 60 (21.13%) jQuery
3 54 (19.01%) CSS
3 54 (19.01%) LAMP
4 39 (13.73%) Web Services
5 31 (10.92%) Ajax
6 25 (8.80%) XML
7 21 (7.39%) Struts
7 21 (7.39%) J2EE
8 15 (5.28%) JSON
9 14 (4.93%) Hibernate
10 12 (4.23%) Spring
11 11 (3.87%) HTML5
12 10 (3.52%) CodeIgniter
13 9 (3.17%) Ext JS
13 9 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (3.17%) .NET
13 9 (3.17%) EJB
13 9 (3.17%) JSP
14 8 (2.82%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.34%) Open Source
4 12 (4.23%) Clustering
5 9 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.11%) Replication
8 5 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.76%) Streaming Media
8 5 (1.76%) Streaming Video
8 5 (1.76%) LPAR
9 4 (1.41%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.06%) User Experience
10 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.70%) iPhone
11 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.35%) EFT
12 1 (0.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 121 (42.61%) UNIX
2 93 (32.75%) Windows
3 34 (11.97%) Solaris
4 19 (6.69%) AIX
5 10 (3.52%) CentOS
6 9 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.46%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.11%) Android
9 5 (1.76%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.76%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.41%) HPUX
11 3 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.35%) OpenSolaris
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.35%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (21.13%) OO
1 60 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.55%) MVC
3 40 (14.08%) Software Engineering
4 35 (12.32%) ITIL
5 34 (11.97%) Web Development
6 27 (9.51%) Change Management
7 24 (8.45%) TDD
8 21 (7.39%) OO PHP
9 20 (7.04%) Migration
10 17 (5.99%) OOP
10 17 (5.99%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (5.28%) Unit Testing
11 15 (5.28%) Incident Management
12 14 (4.93%) Performance Analysis
13 13 (4.58%) Multithreading
13 13 (4.58%) Scrum
14 12 (4.23%) Configuration Management
14 12 (4.23%) Analytics
15 11 (3.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (38.38%) PHP
2 94 (33.10%) SQL
3 71 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 60 (21.13%) Java
5 25 (8.80%) C++
6 18 (6.34%) PL/SQL
6 18 (6.34%) Python
7 16 (5.63%) Shell Script
7 16 (5.63%) C#
8 15 (5.28%) Perl
9 13 (4.58%) PHP5
10 10 (3.52%) Ruby
11 9 (3.17%) C
12 6 (2.11%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.11%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.76%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.76%) VBScript
14 2 (0.70%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.35%) VB
15 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 60 (21.13%) Degree
2 21 (7.39%) Sun Certification
3 12 (4.23%) OCPJP
3 12 (4.23%) OCMJD
4 5 (1.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) LPIC
6 1 (0.35%) CCNP
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.35%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.35%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.76%) Apache Flume
2 5 (1.76%) HDFS
3 4 (1.41%) KVM
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.06%) Firmware
5 2 (0.70%) XenServer
6 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (6.69%) Tivoli
1 19 (6.69%) Netcool
1 19 (6.69%) SCOM
2 14 (4.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 14 (4.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (2.11%) Puppet
4 4 (1.41%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.70%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 81 (28.52%) Oracle
2 30 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.39%) Sun
3 21 (7.39%) IBM
4 17 (5.99%) Sybase
5 14 (4.93%) Cisco
5 14 (4.93%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.58%) VMware
6 13 (4.58%) Zend
7 12 (4.23%) Remedy
8 11 (3.87%) HP
9 10 (3.52%) Sencha
10 7 (2.46%) Informatica
11 6 (2.11%) Business Objects
11 6 (2.11%) SAP
12 5 (1.76%) NetApp
13 4 (1.41%) Sage
13 4 (1.41%) Brocade
13 4 (1.41%) Citrix
14 3 (1.06%) Telerik
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