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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 29 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 8.61% 8.25% 14.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.44% 24.09% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 48
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £59,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
114 137 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 33.83% 34.25% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 91 116 111
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 October 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 40 (45.98%) Windows
2 36 (41.38%) Telecoms
3 32 (36.78%) Finance
3 32 (36.78%) SQL
4 31 (35.63%) UNIX
5 30 (34.48%) ITIL
6 25 (28.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 25 (28.74%) CISA
6 25 (28.74%) CISM
6 25 (28.74%) PRINCE2
6 25 (28.74%) CISSP
6 25 (28.74%) Banking
6 25 (28.74%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (28.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (28.74%) COBIT
6 25 (28.74%) PCI QSA
7 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
8 19 (21.84%) Oracle
8 19 (21.84%) Java
9 18 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (19.54%) Python
11 16 (18.39%) Perl
11 16 (18.39%) HTML
11 16 (18.39%) MySQL
12 15 (17.24%) Open Source
13 14 (16.09%) PCI DSS
13 14 (16.09%) Database Security
13 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
13 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (16.09%) Information Security

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 11 (12.64%) Apache
2 5 (5.75%) Zope
2 5 (5.75%) JBoss
3 3 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) SaaS
2 3 (3.45%) GitHub
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
3 2 (2.30%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) LAN
1 11 (12.64%) VPN
1 11 (12.64%) WAN
1 11 (12.64%) Network Security
2 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) Internet
3 3 (3.45%) OSPF
3 3 (3.45%) BGP
4 2 (2.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.15%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (1.15%) SS7
5 1 (1.15%) Wireless
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) SNMP
5 1 (1.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.15%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) MySQL
3 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) Big Data
4 5 (5.75%) JasperReports
5 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.30%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) CruiseControl
2 5 (5.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.45%) Maven
3 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) JUnit
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.30%) Selenium
4 2 (2.30%) Arquillian
General
1 36 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 32 (36.78%) Finance
3 25 (28.74%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Electronics
4 4 (4.60%) Marketing
4 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) Consultant
2 26 (29.89%) Developer
3 25 (28.74%) Security Consultant
4 14 (16.09%) IT Consultant
4 14 (16.09%) IT Security Consultant
5 12 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (12.64%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Security Consultant
7 10 (11.49%) Java Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Tester
10 5 (5.75%) Python Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Electronics Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.60%) Senior Tester
12 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) HTML
2 12 (13.79%) CSS
3 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
4 10 (11.49%) Web Services
5 9 (10.34%) XML
6 8 (9.20%) Software Packaging
6 8 (9.20%) jQuery
7 7 (8.05%) OSGi
7 7 (8.05%) GWT
7 7 (8.05%) Spring
8 5 (5.75%) Backbone.js
9 3 (3.45%) CSS3
9 3 (3.45%) SOAP
9 3 (3.45%) HTML5
9 3 (3.45%) XML Schema
9 3 (3.45%) Middleware
9 3 (3.45%) LAMP
9 3 (3.45%) .NET
9 3 (3.45%) J2EE
9 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Open Source
2 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.60%) DTV
4 4 (4.60%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.30%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.98%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) UNIX
3 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.45%) Solaris
3 3 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) ITIL
2 25 (28.74%) PRINCE2
2 25 (28.74%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (16.09%) Database Security
4 14 (16.09%) Information Security
4 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.94%) TDD
6 11 (12.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (9.20%) Release Management
7 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.05%) OO
9 6 (6.90%) CRM
9 6 (6.90%) UML
10 5 (5.75%) Project Management
10 5 (5.75%) Web Design
10 5 (5.75%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.75%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 19 (21.84%) Java
3 17 (19.54%) Python
4 16 (18.39%) Perl
5 12 (13.79%) C++
6 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.34%) C
8 7 (8.05%) C#
8 7 (8.05%) Scala
9 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.60%) PHP
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) CISSP
1 25 (28.74%) CISA
1 25 (28.74%) CISM
1 25 (28.74%) PCI QSA
2 11 (12.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.15%) CCNP
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (28.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 25 (28.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (28.74%) COBIT
2 14 (16.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.30%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) VMware
3 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.75%) Teradata
5 4 (4.60%) SAP
6 3 (3.45%) Veritas
7 2 (2.30%) Siebel
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco
7 2 (2.30%) Veeam
8 1 (1.15%) Sybase
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) HP
8 1 (1.15%) NetApp
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