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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.55% 11.86% 10.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.53% 39.84% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 40
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
94 123 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 29.56% 29.78% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 73 106 131
Average salary £37,750 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.39% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 2 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (58.82%) UNIX
2 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 20 (39.22%) VMware
3 17 (33.33%) C++
4 15 (29.41%) Oracle
5 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (27.45%) Red Hat
5 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
6 13 (25.49%) Firewall
6 13 (25.49%) C
6 13 (25.49%) Cisco
7 12 (23.53%) CCNP
8 11 (21.57%) Python
9 10 (19.61%) MySQL
10 9 (17.65%) Java
10 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 9 (17.65%) CCNA
10 9 (17.65%) Degree
11 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
11 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
11 8 (15.69%) DNS
11 8 (15.69%) JBoss
11 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.73%) Apache
12 7 (13.73%) HTTP
12 7 (13.73%) SSL
12 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
12 7 (13.73%) C#
12 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
13 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (15.69%) JBoss
1 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
2 7 (13.73%) Apache
2 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.88%) nginx
4 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.92%) Lync
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
3 7 (13.73%) SSL
3 7 (13.73%) HTTP
4 6 (11.76%) SNMP
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.84%) Wireless
7 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.88%) LDAP
7 3 (5.88%) LAN
7 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 3 (5.88%) SMTP
7 3 (5.88%) Network Security
8 2 (3.92%) H.323
9 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.96%) VoIP
9 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MySQL
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.84%) Subversion
1 4 (7.84%) Maven
2 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.96%) Ant
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) HTML
1 5 (9.80%) SOAP
1 5 (9.80%) XML
1 5 (9.80%) XHTML
2 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.84%) jBPM
2 4 (7.84%) XSLT
2 4 (7.84%) JDBC
2 4 (7.84%) Servlets
3 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) VHDL
4 3 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.92%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.92%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.96%) Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) DTV
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) UNIX
2 20 (39.22%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) SUSE
3 4 (7.84%) CentOS
3 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Debian
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) HPUX
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
2 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.80%) Scrum
4 5 (9.80%) OO
4 5 (9.80%) OOD
5 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (5.88%) Business Analytics
5 3 (5.88%) Analytics
5 3 (5.88%) User Stories
5 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) C++
2 13 (25.49%) C
3 11 (21.57%) Python
4 9 (17.65%) Java
5 7 (13.73%) C#
6 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.76%) Embedded C
6 6 (11.76%) Embedded C++
7 5 (9.80%) Perl
7 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 5 (9.80%) VB
8 4 (7.84%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) COBOL
10 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) CCNP
3 9 (17.65%) CCNA
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) CISSP
5 3 (5.88%) CISA
5 3 (5.88%) CISM
5 3 (5.88%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.88%) COBIT
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Squid
2 3 (5.88%) qmail
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
3 1 (1.96%) XenServer
3 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Nagios
1 3 (5.88%) ZABBIX
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) VMware
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle
3 14 (27.45%) Red Hat
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Sybase
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.88%) Xilinx
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper
7 2 (3.92%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) Polycom
8 1 (1.96%) Acme Packet
8 1 (1.96%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) SAP
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
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