The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 23 12 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Linux 35 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.43% 15.05% 6.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.69% 39.02% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 22
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,850 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 123 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 25.90% 38.56% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 110 121 161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Berkshire

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 23 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 43 (53.75%) Windows
2 36 (45.00%) UNIX
3 35 (43.75%) Java
4 34 (42.50%) MySQL
5 29 (36.25%) Perl
6 27 (33.75%) Telecoms
7 26 (32.50%) JBoss
8 24 (30.00%) SQL
9 17 (21.25%) MS Office
9 17 (21.25%) Tomcat
10 16 (20.00%) Oracle
10 16 (20.00%) HTML
11 15 (18.75%) Python
11 15 (18.75%) Red Hat
11 15 (18.75%) Ruby
11 15 (18.75%) Java EE
11 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 14 (17.50%) XML
12 14 (17.50%) Puppet
13 13 (16.25%) Web Services
13 13 (16.25%) Cisco
14 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
14 12 (15.00%) SNMP
15 11 (13.75%) DNS
15 11 (13.75%) J2EE
15 11 (13.75%) Retail
15 11 (13.75%) Firewall
15 11 (13.75%) Degree
16 10 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 17 (21.25%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.75%) Apache
3 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.75%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) SNMP
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
2 11 (13.75%) DNS
3 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (10.00%) HTTP
5 6 (7.50%) DHCP
6 5 (6.25%) SAN
6 5 (6.25%) SS7
6 5 (6.25%) LTE
6 5 (6.25%) AMQP
6 5 (6.25%) VoLTE
7 4 (5.00%) 4G
7 4 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (5.00%) SMTP
8 3 (3.75%) Internet
8 3 (3.75%) INAP
9 2 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (2.50%) Network Security
9 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (42.50%) MySQL
2 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.75%) Firebird
6 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.75%) Rational Robot
2 7 (8.75%) Maven
3 5 (6.25%) Ant
3 5 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) Arquillian
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) Hudson
5 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 27 (33.75%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.75%) Retail
3 9 (11.25%) Finance
4 6 (7.50%) Banking
5 5 (6.25%) Billing
6 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 2 (2.50%) Electronics
6 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Developer
2 13 (16.25%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (13.75%) Administrator
4 10 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (11.25%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Junior
7 7 (8.75%) Consultant
7 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Network Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Network Administrator
10 4 (5.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) Java EE
3 14 (17.50%) XML
4 13 (16.25%) Web Services
5 11 (13.75%) J2EE
6 8 (10.00%) JSP
6 8 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.75%) Smart GWT
7 7 (8.75%) Swing
7 7 (8.75%) Regular Expression
8 6 (7.50%) JMS
8 6 (7.50%) HTML5
9 5 (6.25%) JDBC
9 5 (6.25%) SOAP
9 5 (6.25%) .NET
10 4 (5.00%) CSS
10 4 (5.00%) OSGi
10 4 (5.00%) Spring
10 4 (5.00%) GWT
11 3 (3.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
1 6 (7.50%) Open Source
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) RIA
4 2 (2.50%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (2.50%) DTV
5 1 (1.25%) PMI
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Windows
2 36 (45.00%) UNIX
3 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
6 6 (7.50%) Android
7 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.75%) CentOS
9 3 (3.75%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (3.75%) Solaris
10 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (1.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.25%) Release Management
2 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (8.75%) Information Security
3 6 (7.50%) Workflow
3 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (6.25%) ITIL
4 5 (6.25%) Kernel Tuning
5 4 (5.00%) SIEM
5 4 (5.00%) OO
5 4 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Computer Security
5 4 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (3.75%) SOA
6 3 (3.75%) Process Management
7 2 (2.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) Java
2 29 (36.25%) Perl
3 24 (30.00%) SQL
4 15 (18.75%) Python
4 15 (18.75%) Ruby
5 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.50%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.50%) Scala
9 2 (2.50%) C#
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) CCNP
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.25%) CISA
3 1 (1.25%) CISM
3 1 (1.25%) CCSA
3 1 (1.25%) CCSE
3 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.25%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.25%) CISSP
3 1 (1.25%) PCI QSA
3 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.50%) GPG13
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.50%) XenApp
2 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.50%) vSphere
2 2 (2.50%) Snort
2 2 (2.50%) Squid
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) Puppet
2 9 (11.25%) Nagios
3 2 (2.50%) Nessus
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) JBoss
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle
3 15 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 13 (16.25%) Cisco
5 10 (12.50%) VMware
6 7 (8.75%) IBM
7 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.50%) Tripwire
7 6 (7.50%) Sourcefire
8 5 (6.25%) ArcSight
9 4 (5.00%) Apple
10 3 (3.75%) HP
11 2 (2.50%) Citrix
11 2 (2.50%) Juniper
11 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.50%) Remedy
11 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.50%) SAP
11 2 (2.50%) Websense
12 1 (1.25%) McAfee
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive. Benefits inc: Cash Health Plan, Staff Discount
Posted: 6 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £35k + £4k car allowance + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £35k plus bens
Posted: 30+ days ago