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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 28 21 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 30 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 8.75% 8.88% 21.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.62% 31.71% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 60
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
127 123 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 37.03% 28.02% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 104 109 117
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) UNIX
3 17 (32.08%) ITIL
3 17 (32.08%) C++
4 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.30%) CISSP
6 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
7 13 (24.53%) C
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle
7 13 (24.53%) Finance
7 13 (24.53%) VMware
8 11 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (20.75%) CISA
8 11 (20.75%) CISM
8 11 (20.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
8 11 (20.75%) Python
8 11 (20.75%) Embedded C
8 11 (20.75%) Embedded C++
8 11 (20.75%) LAN
8 11 (20.75%) VPN
8 11 (20.75%) WAN
8 11 (20.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (20.75%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (20.75%) COBIT
8 11 (20.75%) Network Security

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (11.32%) JBoss
1 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) LAN
1 11 (20.75%) VPN
1 11 (20.75%) WAN
1 11 (20.75%) Network Security
2 10 (18.87%) Firewall
3 7 (13.21%) Wireless
4 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.32%) DNS
5 4 (7.55%) VoIP
6 3 (5.66%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (5.66%) Internet
7 2 (3.77%) SSL
7 2 (3.77%) HTTP
8 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.09%) MySQL
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Subversion
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Electronics
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Consultant
2 13 (24.53%) Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Security Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Junior PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Junior Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Junior
6 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) jQuery
2 5 (9.43%) HTML5
2 5 (9.43%) CSS3
2 5 (9.43%) FuelPHP
2 5 (9.43%) XHTML
2 5 (9.43%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.77%) jBPM
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) JDBC
4 2 (3.77%) Servlets
4 2 (3.77%) SOAP
4 2 (3.77%) XSLT
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.66%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) UNIX
3 3 (5.66%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
2 11 (20.75%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) OOD
4 5 (9.43%) OO
4 5 (9.43%) Scrum
4 5 (9.43%) MVC
5 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Manual Testing
6 3 (5.66%) User Stories
6 3 (5.66%) Network Management
6 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) C++
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) C
4 11 (20.75%) Python
4 11 (20.75%) Embedded C
4 11 (20.75%) Embedded C++
5 8 (15.09%) SQL
6 6 (11.32%) C#
7 5 (9.43%) PHP5
7 5 (9.43%) Java
7 5 (9.43%) PHP
7 5 (9.43%) VB
8 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.66%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) COBOL
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) CISSP
2 11 (20.75%) CISA
2 11 (20.75%) CISM
2 11 (20.75%) PCI QSA
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) VCP4
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCNP
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (20.75%) COBIT
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Firmware
4 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) XenServer
4 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
1 13 (24.53%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) Juniper
6 3 (5.66%) Veritas
7 2 (3.77%) Sybase
7 2 (3.77%) Siebel
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) HP
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c35000
Posted: 2 days ago