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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 27 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 34 75 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.60% 13.27% 12.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.69% 61.98% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 58 55
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,600 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
104 121 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.19% 21.42% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 95 100 160
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Slough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 40 (47.06%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) PowerShell
3 20 (23.53%) Unix
4 18 (21.18%) VMware
4 18 (21.18%) Puppet
5 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (17.65%) Python
6 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
7 13 (15.29%) PHP
7 13 (15.29%) ITIL
7 13 (15.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
8 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
8 12 (14.12%) Java
9 11 (12.94%) MySQL
9 11 (12.94%) Firewall
9 11 (12.94%) LAMP
10 10 (11.76%) Degree
10 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 10 (11.76%) VPN
11 9 (10.59%) LAN
11 9 (10.59%) WAN
11 9 (10.59%) SQL
11 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
11 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
11 9 (10.59%) DevOps
12 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (9.41%) HTML
12 8 (9.41%) Cisco

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 5 (5.88%) nginx
1 5 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Firewall
2 10 (11.76%) VPN
3 9 (10.59%) LAN
3 9 (10.59%) WAN
4 6 (7.06%) Network Security
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.71%) DNS
6 4 (4.71%) VoIP
6 4 (4.71%) Wireless
7 3 (3.53%) DHCP
7 3 (3.53%) SNMP
7 3 (3.53%) VLAN
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.35%) IPv4
8 2 (2.35%) IPv6
8 2 (2.35%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) MySQL
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.53%) Big Data
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) RSpec
General
1 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Billing
4 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Administrator
2 19 (22.35%) Support Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (12.94%) Linux Support
5 11 (12.94%) Linux Support Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (9.41%) Cloud Administrator
7 8 (9.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (8.24%) Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (5.88%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Unix Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) LAMP
2 8 (9.41%) HTML
3 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.88%) CSS
3 5 (5.88%) jQuery
4 4 (4.71%) JSP
5 3 (3.53%) DHTML
5 3 (3.53%) EJB
5 3 (3.53%) HTML5
5 3 (3.53%) JSON
5 3 (3.53%) React
6 2 (2.35%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.35%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.35%) Node.js
6 2 (2.35%) Regular Expression
6 2 (2.35%) SAML
6 2 (2.35%) Swing
6 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.35%) Web Services
6 2 (2.35%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
1 13 (15.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.06%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Unix
3 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Android
6 2 (2.35%) CentOS
6 2 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (2.35%) Solaris
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) AIX
7 1 (1.18%) OpenVMS
7 1 (1.18%) SUSE
7 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) VME
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) ITIL
2 9 (10.59%) DevOps
3 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (5.88%) Migration
3 5 (5.88%) People Management
4 4 (4.71%) Load Balancing
4 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (4.71%) Web Development
5 3 (3.53%) ETL
5 3 (3.53%) High Availability
5 3 (3.53%) Open Source
5 3 (3.53%) Presales
5 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.53%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (2.35%) B2B
6 2 (2.35%) Change Management
6 2 (2.35%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.35%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (2.35%) Service Management
6 2 (2.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) PowerShell
2 15 (17.65%) Python
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.29%) PHP
5 12 (14.12%) Java
6 9 (10.59%) SQL
7 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.06%) C
7 6 (7.06%) C++
8 5 (5.88%) Perl
9 3 (3.53%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) C#
11 1 (1.18%) COBOL
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.06%) CCNA
4 4 (4.71%) CCNP
5 3 (3.53%) CCDA
6 2 (2.35%) ISEB
6 2 (2.35%) NCDA
6 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) CCVP
7 1 (1.18%) CEH
7 1 (1.18%) CEPT
7 1 (1.18%) CHFI
7 1 (1.18%) CISSP
7 1 (1.18%) GCFA
7 1 (1.18%) GCFE
7 1 (1.18%) GREM
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) HIPAA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.88%) vSphere
4 3 (3.53%) Firmware
4 3 (3.53%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.35%) NFS
5 2 (2.35%) Samba
5 2 (2.35%) Squid
6 1 (1.18%) Cronacle
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.18%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) Puppet
2 4 (4.71%) Nagios
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) WSUS
4 1 (1.18%) cPanel
4 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.18%) Legato
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.18%) Plesk
4 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) VMware
2 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.41%) Cisco
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.53%) F5
7 2 (2.35%) NetApp
7 2 (2.35%) Veeam
8 1 (1.18%) Dell
8 1 (1.18%) EMC
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) Juniper
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) Supermicro
8 1 (1.18%) Veritas
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