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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 2 36 5
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -31
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 42 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.54% 6.40% 17.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.75% 37.50% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 33 91
Median salary £56,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
114 112 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 37.75% 17.07% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 109 91 166
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Slough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 64 (56.64%) Windows
2 40 (35.40%) VMware
2 40 (35.40%) Windows Server
3 35 (30.97%) Active Directory
4 29 (25.66%) Firewall
4 29 (25.66%) CentOS
5 28 (24.78%) ITIL
6 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
7 26 (23.01%) TCP/IP
8 25 (22.12%) DevOps
9 24 (21.24%) SQL
10 22 (19.47%) Red Hat
11 21 (18.58%) Python
12 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (16.81%) Open Source
13 19 (16.81%) Puppet
14 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
14 17 (15.04%) Unix
14 17 (15.04%) AIX
14 17 (15.04%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (14.16%) Data Centre
16 15 (13.27%) Bash Shell
17 14 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (12.39%) Network Security
17 14 (12.39%) Nagios
17 14 (12.39%) Java
17 14 (12.39%) Perl
17 14 (12.39%) Apache
17 14 (12.39%) Opscode Chef
18 13 (11.50%) Hadoop

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 14 (12.39%) Apache
2 8 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.08%) nginx
3 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) Drupal
5 2 (1.77%) IIS
5 2 (1.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.08%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (6.19%) Office 365
5 6 (5.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) Firewall
2 26 (23.01%) TCP/IP
3 14 (12.39%) Network Security
4 12 (10.62%) SAN
5 9 (7.96%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (7.96%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (7.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (7.96%) DNS
6 7 (6.19%) VoIP
7 4 (3.54%) DHCP
7 4 (3.54%) FTP
7 4 (3.54%) HTTP
7 4 (3.54%) NAS
7 4 (3.54%) SMTP
7 4 (3.54%) SNMP
7 4 (3.54%) SSH
8 3 (2.65%) 2G
8 3 (2.65%) 4G
8 3 (2.65%) LTE
8 3 (2.65%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) Hadoop
3 12 (10.62%) MySQL
4 6 (5.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (5.31%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.65%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.19%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.54%) WinDbg
4 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.88%) JUnit
5 1 (0.88%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (3.54%) Back Office
2 3 (2.65%) French Language
2 3 (2.65%) German Language
2 3 (2.65%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Avionics
3 1 (0.88%) Electronics
3 1 (0.88%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (19.47%) Administrator
2 21 (18.58%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (14.16%) Support Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (13.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (12.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (10.62%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Developer
9 7 (6.19%) IT Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) IT Manager
9 7 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Systems Manager
9 7 (6.19%) WebOps Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Azure Architect
10 6 (5.31%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (5.31%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.31%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) .NET
2 7 (6.19%) LAMP
2 7 (6.19%) Middleware
2 7 (6.19%) Web Services
3 4 (3.54%) REST
3 4 (3.54%) SOAP
4 2 (1.77%) HTML
4 2 (1.77%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.88%) Memcached
5 1 (0.88%) Spring
5 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.19%) iPad
3 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.54%) CMDB
4 4 (3.54%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.65%) AS400
5 3 (2.65%) Clustering
5 3 (2.65%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 64 (56.64%) Windows
2 40 (35.40%) Windows Server
3 29 (25.66%) CentOS
4 17 (15.04%) AIX
4 17 (15.04%) Unix
5 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.31%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (4.42%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (3.54%) Debian
10 4 (3.54%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.65%) HPUX
11 3 (2.65%) Solaris
11 3 (2.65%) zOS
12 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.88%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.88%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) ITIL
2 25 (22.12%) DevOps
3 19 (16.81%) Open Source
4 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
5 8 (7.08%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.08%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (6.19%) Logistics
6 7 (6.19%) Server Building
6 7 (6.19%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (6.19%) Web Operations
7 6 (5.31%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.31%) Scrum
7 6 (5.31%) SDLC
7 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.31%) TOGAF
8 5 (4.42%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.42%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (3.54%) High Availability
9 4 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) SQL
2 21 (18.58%) Python
3 15 (13.27%) Bash Shell
4 14 (12.39%) Java
4 14 (12.39%) Perl
5 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.85%) PHP
7 9 (7.96%) C
8 4 (3.54%) ActionScript
8 4 (3.54%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (3.54%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.54%) VBScript
9 3 (2.65%) C#
9 3 (2.65%) C++
9 3 (2.65%) VB
10 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) COBOL
11 1 (0.88%) Fortran
11 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.88%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 17 (15.04%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.85%) MCSE
2 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.96%) CCNP
4 8 (7.08%) CCNA
5 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (4.42%) NCDA
7 4 (3.54%) CCVP
7 4 (3.54%) CISSP
8 3 (2.65%) GCIH
9 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) RHCE
10 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (30.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
2 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.85%) vSphere
3 6 (5.31%) Docker
3 6 (5.31%) KVM
3 6 (5.31%) Varnish
3 6 (5.31%) Xen
4 4 (3.54%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (16.81%) Puppet
2 14 (12.39%) Nagios
2 14 (12.39%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (10.62%) Ansible
4 9 (7.96%) SCCM
4 9 (7.96%) WSUS
5 7 (6.19%) Salt
6 6 (5.31%) Cacti
6 6 (5.31%) Kubernetes
7 5 (4.42%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (3.54%) cPanel
9 3 (2.65%) Grafana
9 3 (2.65%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.65%) SCOM
9 3 (2.65%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.77%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.77%) Plesk
Vendors
1 40 (35.40%) VMware
2 22 (19.47%) Red Hat
3 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.73%) Cisco
5 9 (7.96%) HP
5 9 (7.96%) NetApp
5 9 (7.96%) Oracle
6 6 (5.31%) Dell
6 6 (5.31%) Google
6 6 (5.31%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.31%) Teradata
6 6 (5.31%) Veeam
7 4 (3.54%) Axway
7 4 (3.54%) Juniper
8 3 (2.65%) EMC
8 3 (2.65%) Sun
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