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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 25 12 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 105 154 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.70% 13.71% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.23% 50.99% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 75 133 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £26,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
316 302 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.18% 26.89% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 236 252 221
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 4 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 85 (40.87%) Windows
2 79 (37.98%) UNIX
3 74 (35.58%) SQL
4 71 (34.13%) Oracle
5 63 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (29.81%) Java
7 59 (28.37%) MySQL
7 59 (28.37%) Apache
8 55 (26.44%) PHP
9 50 (24.04%) JavaScript
9 50 (24.04%) Python
10 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 44 (21.15%) Computer Science
12 41 (19.71%) Degree
13 36 (17.31%) OO
14 35 (16.83%) OOP
14 35 (16.83%) SQL Server
14 35 (16.83%) Shell Script
15 33 (15.87%) jQuery
16 31 (14.90%) Perl
16 31 (14.90%) HTML
17 30 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
17 30 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (13.94%) Open Source
19 28 (13.46%) C++
20 27 (12.98%) Puppet
21 26 (12.50%) Bash Shell
21 26 (12.50%) CSS
21 26 (12.50%) LAMP
22 24 (11.54%) Scrum

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 59 (28.37%) Apache
2 16 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.29%) IIS
4 10 (4.81%) JBoss
4 10 (4.81%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 9 (4.33%) SAS
6 6 (2.88%) Liferay
6 6 (2.88%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.40%) nginx
7 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.40%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.92%) CMS
8 4 (1.92%) Drupal
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.48%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MFGPRO
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.96%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) SaaS
2 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.96%) Office 365
4 2 (0.96%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.77%) Firewall
2 10 (4.81%) SAN
3 8 (3.85%) VPN
4 7 (3.37%) DNS
4 7 (3.37%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.88%) WAN
6 5 (2.40%) SSL
6 5 (2.40%) LAN
6 5 (2.40%) Wireless
7 3 (1.44%) BGP
7 3 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.44%) NAS
8 2 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.96%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.96%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.96%) OSPF
8 2 (0.96%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.96%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.37%) MySQL
2 35 (16.83%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.06%) Oracle Database
4 22 (10.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (8.17%) Relational Database
6 15 (7.21%) JasperReports
7 14 (6.73%) RDBMS
8 12 (5.77%) DB2
9 9 (4.33%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (4.33%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (4.33%) PowerCenter
9 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (4.33%) BusinessObjects XI
10 7 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.44%) Ingres
11 3 (1.44%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.44%) Big Data
12 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (11.54%) Subversion
1 24 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 19 (9.13%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.73%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.77%) JIRA
4 12 (5.77%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.33%) CruiseControl
5 9 (4.33%) Ant
5 9 (4.33%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (4.33%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.88%) PVCS
7 4 (1.92%) ClearQuest
7 4 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.44%) Introscope
8 3 (1.44%) Maven
9 2 (0.96%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.48%) JUnit
10 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.48%) JMeter
General
1 17 (8.17%) Finance
2 14 (6.73%) Electronics
3 7 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.37%) Retail
4 4 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive
5 1 (0.48%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (24.04%) Developer
2 40 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 26 (12.50%) Administrator
4 17 (8.17%) Analyst
5 15 (7.21%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 12 (5.77%) Web Developer
7 12 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.29%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (4.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (4.81%) Web Engineer
9 10 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (3.85%) DBA
12 7 (3.37%) Java Developer
13 6 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (2.88%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (2.88%) UNIX Administrator
14 5 (2.40%) Applications Support Analyst
14 5 (2.40%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.87%) jQuery
2 31 (14.90%) HTML
3 26 (12.50%) CSS
3 26 (12.50%) LAMP
4 23 (11.06%) Web Services
5 21 (10.10%) XML
6 13 (6.25%) Middleware
6 13 (6.25%) RESTful
7 11 (5.29%) J2EE
8 10 (4.81%) SOAP
8 10 (4.81%) REST
9 9 (4.33%) SAP XI
9 9 (4.33%) JSP
10 7 (3.37%) HTML5
11 6 (2.88%) CSS3
11 6 (2.88%) Hibernate
11 6 (2.88%) JSON
11 6 (2.88%) Spring
11 6 (2.88%) Ruby on Rails
12 5 (2.40%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 30 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 15 (7.21%) Physics
5 12 (5.77%) Mobile App
6 11 (5.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (3.37%) Replication
7 7 (3.37%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.40%) User Experience
9 5 (2.40%) Cryptography
9 5 (2.40%) Streaming Media
10 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.44%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.44%) FMCG
11 3 (1.44%) e-Health
11 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.44%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 85 (40.87%) Windows
2 79 (37.98%) UNIX
3 13 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.81%) Windows 8
4 10 (4.81%) Windows XP
5 9 (4.33%) Solaris
6 8 (3.85%) Debian
7 7 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.37%) Android
8 6 (2.88%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.40%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.92%) SUSE
10 4 (1.92%) AIX
11 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.44%) CentOS
12 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 36 (17.31%) OO
4 35 (16.83%) OOP
5 29 (13.94%) Open Source
6 24 (11.54%) Scrum
7 23 (11.06%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (11.06%) DevOps
8 22 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.65%) E-Commerce
9 18 (8.65%) ITIL
10 16 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 13 (6.25%) MVC
12 12 (5.77%) Web Development
12 12 (5.77%) WFM
12 12 (5.77%) Pattern Recognition
12 12 (5.77%) Campaign Management
12 12 (5.77%) Image Processing
13 11 (5.29%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (5.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (35.58%) SQL
2 62 (29.81%) Java
3 55 (26.44%) PHP
4 50 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 50 (24.04%) Python
5 35 (16.83%) Shell Script
6 31 (14.90%) Perl
7 28 (13.46%) C++
8 26 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 23 (11.06%) C#
10 20 (9.62%) Ruby
11 11 (5.29%) PL/SQL
11 11 (5.29%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.37%) C
13 4 (1.92%) AWK
14 3 (1.44%) C-shell
15 2 (0.96%) PHP5
15 2 (0.96%) VBScript
15 2 (0.96%) VB
16 1 (0.48%) JCL
Qualifications
1 41 (19.71%) Degree
2 15 (7.21%) PhD
3 7 (3.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.92%) MCP
6 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.44%) RHCE
6 3 (1.44%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.96%) Server+ Certification
7 2 (0.96%) MCITP
7 2 (0.96%) CCNP
8 1 (0.48%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (2.40%) NFS
4 5 (2.40%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.40%) Samba
5 2 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (12.98%) Puppet
3 14 (6.73%) Nagios
4 9 (4.33%) Opsview
5 8 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.88%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.40%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.40%) Cacti
7 5 (2.40%) Ansible
8 4 (1.92%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (1.92%) SCOM
9 3 (1.44%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.44%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.96%) WMI
10 2 (0.96%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 71 (34.13%) Oracle
2 21 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.77%) Splunk
4 10 (4.81%) VMware
5 9 (4.33%) Remedy
5 9 (4.33%) SAP
5 9 (4.33%) Informatica
6 8 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.85%) Cisco
7 7 (3.37%) HP
7 7 (3.37%) EMC
8 5 (2.40%) IBM
8 5 (2.40%) Brocade
8 5 (2.40%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.92%) F5
9 4 (1.92%) Nimsoft
9 4 (1.92%) Dell
9 4 (1.92%) CA
9 4 (1.92%) NetApp
10 3 (1.44%) CommVault
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