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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 16.25% 5.36% 11.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.24% 20.00% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 7
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
34 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salisbury 42.50% 26.79% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 13
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Salisbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) C++
1 11 (61.11%) Electronics
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
2 10 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) FTP
4 3 (16.67%) HTTP
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) SMTP
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DMZ
4 3 (16.67%) X.400
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) SMTP
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DMZ
1 3 (16.67%) X.400
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (61.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) Qt
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) SEO
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
3 2 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded C
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Progress
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
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