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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 46 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 11.14% 11.09% 11.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.94% 33.33% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 37
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £56,500 £47,500
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
144 150 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.87% 33.26% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 107 128 99
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 45 (48.91%) Windows
2 37 (40.22%) Telecoms
3 36 (39.13%) UNIX
4 33 (35.87%) Finance
5 32 (34.78%) SQL
6 31 (33.70%) ITIL
7 26 (28.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
7 26 (28.26%) Banking
8 25 (27.17%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (27.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (27.17%) COBIT
8 25 (27.17%) PCI QSA
8 25 (27.17%) PRINCE2
8 25 (27.17%) CISSP
8 25 (27.17%) CISA
8 25 (27.17%) CISM
9 21 (22.83%) Java
10 20 (21.74%) Perl
10 20 (21.74%) MySQL
10 20 (21.74%) Oracle
10 20 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (18.48%) Python
12 16 (17.39%) HTML
13 15 (16.30%) Information Security
13 15 (16.30%) PCI DSS
13 15 (16.30%) Open Source
14 14 (15.22%) Database Security
14 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (15.22%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (13.04%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) Zope
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.26%) PaaS
2 3 (3.26%) GitHub
2 3 (3.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Network Security
2 11 (11.96%) LAN
2 11 (11.96%) WAN
2 11 (11.96%) VPN
3 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.43%) SNMP
4 5 (5.43%) Firewall
5 3 (3.26%) OSPF
5 3 (3.26%) BGP
5 3 (3.26%) Internet
5 3 (3.26%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) DNS
6 1 (1.09%) HTTP
6 1 (1.09%) UMTS
6 1 (1.09%) GPRS
6 1 (1.09%) GSM
6 1 (1.09%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.09%) SS7
6 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.74%) MySQL
3 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.43%) Big Data
5 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.43%) JasperReports
6 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) CruiseControl
2 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.26%) Maven
3 2 (2.17%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Selenium
3 2 (2.17%) JUnit
3 2 (2.17%) Arquillian
General
1 37 (40.22%) Telecoms
2 33 (35.87%) Finance
3 26 (28.26%) Banking
4 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.43%) Electronics
4 5 (5.43%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (38.04%) Consultant
2 28 (30.43%) Developer
3 25 (27.17%) Security Consultant
4 14 (15.22%) IT Security Consultant
4 14 (15.22%) IT Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Security Consultant
7 10 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.35%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) HTML
2 13 (14.13%) Hibernate
3 12 (13.04%) CSS
4 10 (10.87%) Web Services
5 9 (9.78%) XML
5 9 (9.78%) Spring
5 9 (9.78%) GWT
5 9 (9.78%) OSGi
6 8 (8.70%) Software Packaging
6 8 (8.70%) jQuery
7 7 (7.61%) J2EE
8 5 (5.43%) Regular Expression
8 5 (5.43%) Backbone.js
9 3 (3.26%) .NET
9 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.26%) SOAP
9 3 (3.26%) XML Schema
9 3 (3.26%) Middleware
9 3 (3.26%) LAMP
9 3 (3.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Open Source
2 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.43%) DTV
5 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.35%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.91%) Windows
2 36 (39.13%) UNIX
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Solaris
4 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.26%) Android
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.26%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.09%) CentOS
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) ITIL
2 25 (27.17%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (27.17%) PRINCE2
3 20 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (16.30%) Information Security
5 14 (15.22%) Database Security
5 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.13%) TDD
7 12 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (9.78%) OO
9 8 (8.70%) Release Management
9 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.52%) UML
11 6 (6.52%) CRM
12 5 (5.43%) Project Management
12 5 (5.43%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.78%) SQL
2 21 (22.83%) Java
3 20 (21.74%) Perl
4 17 (18.48%) Python
5 12 (13.04%) C++
6 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
7 9 (9.78%) C
7 9 (9.78%) Scala
8 7 (7.61%) C#
9 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) PCI QSA
1 25 (27.17%) CISSP
1 25 (27.17%) CISA
1 25 (27.17%) CISM
2 11 (11.96%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) CCNP
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) CCSA
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.09%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 25 (27.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (27.17%) COBIT
3 15 (16.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.17%) QA
4 2 (2.17%) SLA
5 1 (1.09%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.09%) Squid
3 1 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Nagios
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Oracle
2 10 (10.87%) VMware
3 9 (9.78%) JBoss
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.52%) Cisco
6 5 (5.43%) SAP
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.43%) Teradata
7 3 (3.26%) Veritas
7 3 (3.26%) Veeam
8 2 (2.17%) Siebel
9 1 (1.09%) Sybase
9 1 (1.09%) HP
9 1 (1.09%) Websense
9 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.09%) Juniper
9 1 (1.09%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.09%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Newbury
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago