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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 57 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 10.85% 12.28% 10.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.54% 36.31% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 31
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
130 157 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 34.39% 33.84% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 120
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (44.78%) UNIX
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 22 (32.84%) Java
4 18 (26.87%) Windows
4 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
5 17 (25.37%) Cisco
6 15 (22.39%) Electronics
7 14 (20.90%) Service Delivery
7 14 (20.90%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (19.40%) DNS
8 13 (19.40%) Firewall
8 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
8 13 (19.40%) Finance
9 12 (17.91%) CCNP
9 12 (17.91%) JBoss
10 11 (16.42%) Perl
10 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.93%) Degree
11 10 (14.93%) MySQL
11 10 (14.93%) Oracle
11 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
12 9 (13.43%) Python
12 9 (13.43%) Apache
12 9 (13.43%) C
12 9 (13.43%) C++
12 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
12 9 (13.43%) SAP
12 9 (13.43%) CCNA
12 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (13.43%) DTV

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (17.91%) JBoss
2 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.43%) Apache
3 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.97%) nginx
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.48%) IIS
6 2 (2.99%) Lync
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.49%) Tuxedo
7 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) DNS
1 13 (19.40%) Firewall
2 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.45%) HTTP
3 7 (10.45%) SNMP
4 6 (8.96%) SSL
5 5 (7.46%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) LDAP
5 5 (7.46%) VoIP
5 5 (7.46%) Wireshark
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (7.46%) NAS
6 4 (5.97%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (5.97%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (5.97%) WAN
6 4 (5.97%) GSM
6 4 (5.97%) LAN
6 4 (5.97%) DHCP
6 4 (5.97%) SAN
6 4 (5.97%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) OLTP
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Maven
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.48%) Subversion
4 2 (2.99%) Ant
4 2 (2.99%) JUnit
4 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) TestNG
5 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (22.39%) Electronics
2 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
3 9 (13.43%) Manufacturing
3 9 (13.43%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (11.94%) Developer
2 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Development Manager
3 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (7.46%) Administrator
3 5 (7.46%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (7.46%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Software Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Systems Support
5 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Design Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) FPGA Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) J2EE
1 6 (8.96%) Spring
2 5 (7.46%) SOAP
3 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 3 (4.48%) jBPM
3 3 (4.48%) JDBC
3 3 (4.48%) Servlets
3 3 (4.48%) XSLT
3 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 3 (4.48%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.99%) HTML5
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) XML
5 1 (1.49%) XSD
5 1 (1.49%) .NET
5 1 (1.49%) WSDL
5 1 (1.49%) Java EE
5 1 (1.49%) JSON
5 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) DTV
1 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) VHDL
4 5 (7.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.99%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.99%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.78%) UNIX
2 18 (26.87%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) Solaris
3 8 (11.94%) CentOS
4 7 (10.45%) SUSE
5 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.48%) Android
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Debian
7 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.99%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.49%) HPUX
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.49%) VMS
8 1 (1.49%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Service Delivery
2 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.43%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (13.43%) Programme Management
4 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL
5 6 (8.96%) Project Management
6 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.97%) Test Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Validation
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.48%) Business Analytics
8 3 (4.48%) Analytics
9 2 (2.99%) SDLC
9 2 (2.99%) ITSM
9 2 (2.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) Java
2 11 (16.42%) Perl
3 9 (13.43%) C
3 9 (13.43%) C++
3 9 (13.43%) Python
4 6 (8.96%) MATLAB
4 6 (8.96%) SQL
5 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) C#
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
7 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) COBOL
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.91%) CCNP
3 10 (14.93%) Degree
4 9 (13.43%) CCNA
5 3 (4.48%) MCSE
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.48%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) COBIT
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
1 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) Squid
2 4 (5.97%) qmail
3 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) ZABBIX
2 5 (7.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.46%) Nagios
3 4 (5.97%) Puppet
4 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.99%) logstash
6 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) VMware
2 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
3 17 (25.37%) Cisco
4 10 (14.93%) Oracle
5 9 (13.43%) SAP
6 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.46%) Xilinx
8 4 (5.97%) Sybase
9 3 (4.48%) HP
9 3 (4.48%) IBM
9 3 (4.48%) Apple
10 2 (2.99%) Intel
10 2 (2.99%) Dell
10 2 (2.99%) Juniper
10 2 (2.99%) Symantec
10 2 (2.99%) Sophos
10 2 (2.99%) Websense
10 2 (2.99%) Polycom
10 2 (2.99%) F5
11 1 (1.49%) LogRhythm
Newbury, Berkshire
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