The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 23 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 9.09% 7.27% 14.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.12% 28.21% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 47
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 117 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 30.18% 25.77% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 72 105 119
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £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 Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Newbury region.

Linux Salary Trend in Newbury

Linux
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 34 (53.97%) UNIX
2 29 (46.03%) Windows
3 23 (36.51%) VMware
4 19 (30.16%) Firewall
4 19 (30.16%) C++
5 17 (26.98%) Cisco
6 16 (25.40%) CISSP
7 15 (23.81%) C
7 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 15 (23.81%) ITIL
7 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
8 14 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 13 (20.63%) Finance
9 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (20.63%) Python
10 12 (19.05%) VPN
10 12 (19.05%) CCNP
10 12 (19.05%) Oracle
10 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.46%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (17.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (17.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (17.46%) CISA
11 11 (17.46%) CISM
11 11 (17.46%) PRINCE2
11 11 (17.46%) Embedded C
11 11 (17.46%) Embedded C++
11 11 (17.46%) WAN
11 11 (17.46%) LAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.35%) JBoss
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.17%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.17%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) Firewall
2 12 (19.05%) VPN
3 11 (17.46%) LAN
3 11 (17.46%) WAN
3 11 (17.46%) Network Security
4 7 (11.11%) DNS
5 6 (9.52%) Wireless
5 6 (9.52%) SNMP
6 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (7.94%) VoIP
7 3 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (3.17%) HTTP
8 2 (3.17%) SSL
9 1 (1.59%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.29%) MySQL
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) Ant
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Electronics
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Consultant
2 13 (20.63%) Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Security Consultant
4 11 (17.46%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (6.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) XML
2 5 (7.94%) XHTML
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
3 4 (6.35%) CSS3
3 4 (6.35%) FuelPHP
3 4 (6.35%) .NET
3 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.17%) Middleware
5 2 (3.17%) XSLT
5 2 (3.17%) JDBC
5 2 (3.17%) Servlets
5 2 (3.17%) jBPM
6 1 (1.59%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) UNIX
2 29 (46.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 11 (17.46%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (17.46%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
4 11 (17.46%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (17.46%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.94%) Scrum
6 5 (7.94%) OO
6 5 (7.94%) OOD
7 4 (6.35%) Change Management
7 4 (6.35%) MVC
7 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.76%) Network Management
8 3 (4.76%) User Stories
8 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.17%) Coaching
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) C++
2 15 (23.81%) C
2 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.63%) Python
4 11 (17.46%) Embedded C
4 11 (17.46%) Embedded C++
5 8 (12.70%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) C#
6 7 (11.11%) Java
7 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.94%) VB
7 5 (7.94%) Perl
8 4 (6.35%) PHP
8 4 (6.35%) PHP5
9 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.17%) Ruby
10 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.17%) COBOL
11 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) CISSP
2 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (19.05%) CCNP
4 11 (17.46%) PCI QSA
4 11 (17.46%) CISA
4 11 (17.46%) CISM
5 8 (12.70%) CCNA
6 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (17.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (17.46%) COBIT
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Firmware
4 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
4 2 (3.17%) XenServer
4 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) VMware
2 17 (26.98%) Cisco
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle
4 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
5 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.11%) Citrix
7 5 (7.94%) Juniper
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) Sybase
9 1 (1.59%) SAP
9 1 (1.59%) Polycom
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