The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 59 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 0.35% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.37% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.87%
Linux Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
537 547 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.55% 94.80% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 474 472 456
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Slough

Linux Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
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