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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 31 72 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.53% 12.16% 12.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.35% 52.55% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 58 56
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £28,200 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +3.43%
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
83 137 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 17.47% 23.14% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 161
Median salary £48,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 26 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Slough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 35 (54.69%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) VMware
3 15 (23.44%) PowerShell
3 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
4 14 (21.88%) Puppet
4 14 (21.88%) Python
5 13 (20.31%) Unix
6 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 11 (17.19%) Firewall
7 11 (17.19%) LAMP
7 11 (17.19%) VPN
8 10 (15.63%) Cisco
8 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
9 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (14.06%) PHP
9 9 (14.06%) MySQL
9 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (14.06%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
11 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (10.94%) DevOps
12 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (9.38%) Network Security
12 6 (9.38%) CCNA
12 6 (9.38%) C++
12 6 (9.38%) ITIL
13 5 (7.81%) Telecoms

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 (7.81%) Apache
1 5 (7.81%) nginx
1 5 (7.81%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
1 11 (17.19%) VPN
2 7 (10.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (9.38%) Network Security
4 5 (7.81%) DNS
4 5 (7.81%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.81%) VoIP
4 5 (7.81%) WAN
4 5 (7.81%) Wireless
5 4 (6.25%) DHCP
5 4 (6.25%) SNMP
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.69%) VLAN
7 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.13%) IPv4
7 2 (3.13%) IPv6
7 2 (3.13%) SAN
8 1 (1.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.56%) RSpec
General
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Administrator
2 14 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) Support Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.06%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.38%) Linux Support
6 6 (9.38%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (6.25%) Cloud Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) LAMP
2 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.13%) CSS
2 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 2 (3.13%) jQuery
2 2 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (3.13%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.13%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) CSS3
3 1 (1.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) React
3 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (54.69%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Unix
3 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.69%) AIX
5 3 (4.69%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (3.13%) Android
6 2 (3.13%) Solaris
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) CentOS
7 1 (1.56%) OpenVMS
7 1 (1.56%) SUSE
7 1 (1.56%) VME
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) DevOps
2 6 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (4.69%) Open Source
3 3 (4.69%) Presales
3 3 (4.69%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.69%) Service Management
3 3 (4.69%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (3.13%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.13%) ETL
4 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.13%) Logistics
4 2 (3.13%) Migration
4 2 (3.13%) People Management
4 2 (3.13%) SIEM
4 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
4 2 (3.13%) Web Development
5 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) PowerShell
2 14 (21.88%) Python
3 9 (14.06%) PHP
4 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.38%) C++
6 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.81%) Java
6 5 (7.81%) Perl
6 5 (7.81%) SQL
7 4 (6.25%) C
8 2 (3.13%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) COBOL
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) CCNA
4 4 (6.25%) CCDA
4 4 (6.25%) CCNP
5 3 (4.69%) NCDA
6 2 (3.13%) ISEB
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) CCVP
7 1 (1.56%) CEH
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.56%) RHCE
7 1 (1.56%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) HIPAA
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.81%) vSphere
3 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) Firmware
5 2 (3.13%) NFS
5 2 (3.13%) Squid
6 1 (1.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) Nagios
3 3 (4.69%) SCCM
3 3 (4.69%) WSUS
4 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.56%) cPanel
5 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.56%) Legato
5 1 (1.56%) Plesk
5 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) VMware
2 10 (15.63%) Cisco
3 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.25%) F5
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) NetApp
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
6 2 (3.13%) Veeam
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Supermicro
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Good Benefits & Excellent Progress
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Base to £75,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Salary Negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago