The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 44 60 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.67% 9.71% 17.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.44% 42.25% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 77
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £59,600 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 142 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.61% 22.98% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 87 131 147
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Linux
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Linux Salary Trend in Slough

Linux
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Slough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 47 (61.04%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) VMware
3 22 (28.57%) Unix
4 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 20 (25.97%) ITIL
5 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
6 18 (23.38%) Data Centre
6 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (23.38%) Firewall
7 15 (19.48%) Python
8 14 (18.18%) CCNA
8 14 (18.18%) Puppet
9 13 (16.88%) vSphere
9 13 (16.88%) Cisco
10 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
10 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (15.58%) DevOps
10 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
11 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 11 (14.29%) Perl
12 10 (12.99%) SAN
12 10 (12.99%) Bash Shell
13 9 (11.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (11.69%) C++
13 9 (11.69%) SQL
14 8 (10.39%) AIX
14 8 (10.39%) VPN
14 8 (10.39%) Nagios
14 8 (10.39%) Logistics

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) Apache
1 5 (6.49%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.90%) nginx
3 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.09%) Office 365
3 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) SAN
3 9 (11.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (10.39%) VPN
5 7 (9.09%) LAN
5 7 (9.09%) Network Security
5 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.09%) VoIP
5 7 (9.09%) WAN
6 6 (7.79%) DNS
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.49%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (6.49%) Wireless
8 4 (5.19%) DHCP
8 4 (5.19%) SNMP
9 3 (3.90%) H.323
9 3 (3.90%) SSH
10 2 (2.60%) 4G
10 2 (2.60%) SIGTRAN
10 2 (2.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) RSpec
General
1 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Administrator
2 17 (22.08%) Linux Administrator
2 17 (22.08%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (15.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) IT Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Network Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Linux Support
10 5 (6.49%) Linux Support Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Operations Manager
10 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
10 5 (6.49%) Technical Leader
10 5 (6.49%) Technical Manager
10 5 (6.49%) Technical Operations Manager
10 5 (6.49%) Technical Team Leader
10 5 (6.49%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) LAMP
2 3 (3.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.60%) REST
3 2 (2.60%) SOAP
3 2 (2.60%) XML
3 2 (2.60%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.30%) CSS
4 1 (1.30%) jQuery
4 1 (1.30%) React
4 1 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.30%) Spring
4 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (6.49%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) AS400
4 1 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.04%) Windows
2 22 (28.57%) Unix
3 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.39%) AIX
5 7 (9.09%) CentOS
6 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.19%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.90%) zOS
9 2 (2.60%) OpenVMS
9 2 (2.60%) VME
9 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.30%) Solaris
10 1 (1.30%) SUSE
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) ITIL
2 12 (15.58%) DevOps
3 8 (10.39%) Logistics
4 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.19%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (5.19%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (5.19%) Service Management
6 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.90%) Presales
6 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.60%) Network Design
7 2 (2.60%) Network Management
7 2 (2.60%) SDLC
7 2 (2.60%) SIEM
7 2 (2.60%) Web Development
8 1 (1.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) Python
2 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
3 11 (14.29%) Perl
4 10 (12.99%) Bash Shell
5 9 (11.69%) C++
5 9 (11.69%) SQL
6 7 (9.09%) Java
6 7 (9.09%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) C
8 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.60%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.60%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (2.60%) COBOL
9 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) Pascal
10 1 (1.30%) Ruby
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.18%) CCNA
3 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 7 (9.09%) MCSE
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.49%) CCNP
6 4 (5.19%) CCDA
6 4 (5.19%) NCDA
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) CCVP
8 1 (1.30%) CEH
8 1 (1.30%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.30%) RHCE
8 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) HIPAA
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.88%) vSphere
3 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.90%) Firmware
5 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.60%) Squid
6 1 (1.30%) KVM
6 1 (1.30%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Puppet
2 8 (10.39%) Nagios
3 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) SCCM
3 5 (6.49%) WSUS
4 4 (5.19%) Cacti
5 1 (1.30%) Ansible
5 1 (1.30%) cPanel
5 1 (1.30%) Legato
5 1 (1.30%) Plesk
5 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) VMware
2 13 (16.88%) Cisco
3 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
4 6 (7.79%) Veeam
5 5 (6.49%) NetApp
6 4 (5.19%) F5
7 2 (2.60%) Axway
7 2 (2.60%) Dell
7 2 (2.60%) Juniper
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 1 (1.30%) EMC
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) Veritas
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Remote Working + Benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Remote Working + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
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