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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 114 44 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.80% 4.19% 7.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.19% 18.80% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 79 33 81
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
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
315 234 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.83% 22.29% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 234 183 333
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,200 £23,102
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 109 (44.86%) UNIX
2 103 (42.39%) Windows
3 88 (36.21%) MySQL
4 76 (31.28%) PHP
5 67 (27.57%) SQL
5 67 (27.57%) Apache
6 64 (26.34%) Oracle
7 62 (25.51%) Degree
8 61 (25.10%) Java
9 49 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (16.87%) LAMP
11 40 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (16.46%) HTML
12 36 (14.81%) JavaScript
13 35 (14.40%) Microsoft
14 34 (13.99%) Change Management
15 32 (13.17%) Oracle Database
16 31 (12.76%) Finance
16 31 (12.76%) Computer Science
16 31 (12.76%) SQL Server
16 31 (12.76%) OO
17 30 (12.35%) SaaS
18 29 (11.93%) ITIL
19 28 (11.52%) Relational Database
20 27 (11.11%) jQuery
20 27 (11.11%) Subversion
20 27 (11.11%) Software Engineering
21 26 (10.70%) C++
21 26 (10.70%) Web Services
21 26 (10.70%) Oracle Database 11g

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 67 (27.57%) Apache
2 17 (7.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.70%) SAS
4 5 (2.06%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (1.65%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.23%) Drupal
7 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.82%) JBoss
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) nginx
8 1 (0.41%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.35%) SaaS
2 18 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (6.17%) Route 53
3 15 (6.17%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.82%) GitHub
4 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.70%) Firewall
2 8 (3.29%) LAN
2 8 (3.29%) WAN
3 7 (2.88%) VoIP
3 7 (2.88%) HTTP
3 7 (2.88%) SAN
3 7 (2.88%) Wireless
4 6 (2.47%) Internet
4 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.65%) 802.11
5 4 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.65%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.82%) ISDN
6 2 (0.82%) VLAN
6 2 (0.82%) DNS
7 1 (0.41%) SMTP
7 1 (0.41%) Network Security
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (36.21%) MySQL
2 32 (13.17%) Oracle Database
3 31 (12.76%) SQL Server
4 28 (11.52%) Relational Database
5 26 (10.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (8.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (7.41%) RDBMS
8 15 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (4.12%) DB2
10 9 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (3.70%) PowerCenter
10 9 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.65%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.65%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.65%) HBase
11 4 (1.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (11.11%) Subversion
2 24 (9.88%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (4.12%) JIRA
4 9 (3.70%) JMeter
4 9 (3.70%) JUnit
5 8 (3.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.47%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.06%) NUnit
7 5 (2.06%) Trac
7 5 (2.06%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.65%) MSTest
8 4 (1.65%) Hudson
8 4 (1.65%) Ant
8 4 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 31 (12.76%) Finance
2 12 (4.94%) Retail
3 11 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.88%) Electronics
5 5 (2.06%) Banking
6 4 (1.65%) Legal
7 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 3 (1.23%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 86 (35.39%) Developer
2 34 (13.99%) Analyst
3 30 (12.35%) Administrator
4 28 (11.52%) PHP Developer
5 26 (10.70%) Support Analyst
6 17 (7.00%) Java Developer
6 17 (7.00%) Monitoring Specialist
7 16 (6.58%) Oracle Developer
8 15 (6.17%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.76%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.76%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.76%) J2EE Developer
9 14 (5.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 13 (5.35%) Software Support Analyst
11 12 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (4.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 12 (4.94%) Programmer
11 12 (4.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.12%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.87%) LAMP
2 40 (16.46%) HTML
3 27 (11.11%) jQuery
4 26 (10.70%) Web Services
5 23 (9.47%) CSS
6 14 (5.76%) Struts
6 14 (5.76%) J2EE
6 14 (5.76%) XML
6 14 (5.76%) Ajax
7 11 (4.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (3.70%) Hibernate
8 9 (3.70%) SAP XI
8 9 (3.70%) Spring
8 9 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (3.29%) JSON
10 7 (2.88%) Middleware
11 6 (2.47%) .NET
11 6 (2.47%) Java SE
11 6 (2.47%) Java EE
11 6 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (12.76%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.17%) Open Source
4 10 (4.12%) Clustering
5 8 (3.29%) Mainframe
5 8 (3.29%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.65%) Replication
7 4 (1.65%) Physics
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.82%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.82%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.41%) EFT
10 1 (0.41%) BBC
10 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.41%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 109 (44.86%) UNIX
2 103 (42.39%) Windows
3 25 (10.29%) Solaris
4 15 (6.17%) AIX
5 10 (4.12%) CentOS
5 10 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.29%) Android
7 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.88%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.47%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.47%) HPUX
8 6 (2.47%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.41%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.41%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.41%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (13.99%) Change Management
3 31 (12.76%) OO
4 29 (11.93%) ITIL
5 27 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 25 (10.29%) Migration
7 20 (8.23%) MVC
7 20 (8.23%) Web Development
8 18 (7.41%) Time Management
9 15 (6.17%) Performance Analysis
9 15 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 15 (6.17%) Incident Management
10 14 (5.76%) OOP
10 14 (5.76%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (4.94%) Scrum
12 10 (4.12%) Project Management
12 10 (4.12%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.12%) Performance Testing
12 10 (4.12%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 76 (31.28%) PHP
2 67 (27.57%) SQL
3 61 (25.10%) Java
4 36 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 26 (10.70%) C++
6 21 (8.64%) Shell Script
7 16 (6.58%) Python
7 16 (6.58%) C#
7 16 (6.58%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.53%) Ruby
9 10 (4.12%) C
9 10 (4.12%) Perl
10 6 (2.47%) PHP5
10 6 (2.47%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.06%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.65%) VBScript
13 1 (0.41%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (25.51%) Degree
2 14 (5.76%) Sun Certification
3 9 (3.70%) OCPJP
3 9 (3.70%) OCMJD
4 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.65%) CWNA
5 4 (1.65%) CCNP
5 4 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (3.29%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.65%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.65%) HDFS
4 3 (1.23%) XenServer
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (9.88%) Tivoli
1 24 (9.88%) Netcool
1 24 (9.88%) SCOM
2 17 (7.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 17 (7.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (2.47%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (26.34%) Oracle
2 35 (14.40%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.64%) IBM
4 18 (7.41%) VMware
5 15 (6.17%) Remedy
5 15 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 14 (5.76%) Sun
7 13 (5.35%) Zend
8 11 (4.53%) HP
8 11 (4.53%) Cisco
9 9 (3.70%) Informatica
9 9 (3.70%) Business Objects
9 9 (3.70%) SAP
10 6 (2.47%) Sybase
10 6 (2.47%) NetApp
11 5 (2.06%) Citrix
11 5 (2.06%) Brocade
11 5 (2.06%) Sencha
12 4 (1.65%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.65%) Intel
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £29,088 to £32,986 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £26,500 to £30,567 + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago