The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 7.02% - 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% - 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £48,750 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Linux
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salisbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 8.77% 18.52% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 16
Average salary £32,000 £37,972 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.72% -5.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,989 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,500 £37,972
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Salisbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Salisbury region.

Linux Salary Trend in Salisbury

Linux
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) SEO
2 6 (85.71%) Games
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) WordPress
2 6 (85.71%) nginx
3 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Flash
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Salisbury 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 7 (100.00%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) WordPress
2 6 (85.71%) nginx
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Games
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 5 (71.43%) PHP Web Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
4 4 (57.14%) Web Team Leader
4 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
5 3 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
6 2 (28.57%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SEO
1 6 (85.71%) OOP
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Java