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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 7.94% 3.70% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.41% 22.22% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £46,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
17 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 26.98% 16.67% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 13
Average salary £21,500 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.84% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £70,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (54.55%) OOP
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) SEO
1 6 (54.55%) Games
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
1 6 (54.55%) WordPress
1 6 (54.55%) nginx
2 5 (45.45%) OO PHP
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CESG
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) WordPress
1 6 (54.55%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMTP
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) DMZ
1 1 (9.09%) X.400
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Games
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Web Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Team Leader
3 4 (36.36%) Web Team Leader
4 3 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OOP
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) SEO
2 5 (45.45%) OO PHP
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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