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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 44 7
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -37
Permanent jobs citing Linux 50 34 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.89% 4.81% 17.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.51% 27.42% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 74
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
99 124 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.50% 17.54% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 110 142
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £28,100
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 7 December 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Slough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 55 (61.80%) Windows
2 44 (49.44%) VMware
3 33 (37.08%) Windows Server
4 28 (31.46%) Active Directory
5 26 (29.21%) ITIL
6 20 (22.47%) Firewall
7 19 (21.35%) Python
7 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
7 19 (21.35%) DevOps
8 18 (20.22%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (20.22%) CentOS
9 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
10 16 (17.98%) Cisco
10 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
11 15 (16.85%) SQL
11 15 (16.85%) AIX
12 14 (15.73%) Unix
12 14 (15.73%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
14 12 (13.48%) CCNA
14 12 (13.48%) Java
14 12 (13.48%) Perl
14 12 (13.48%) Network Security
14 12 (13.48%) vSphere
14 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
14 12 (13.48%) Puppet
14 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (11.24%) SCCM

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 7 (7.87%) Apache
2 6 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.37%) nginx
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) Drupal
5 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.87%) Office 365
4 6 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.47%) Firewall
2 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (13.48%) Network Security
5 10 (11.24%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (11.24%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (8.99%) SAN
7 7 (7.87%) VoIP
8 6 (6.74%) DNS
8 6 (6.74%) LAN
8 6 (6.74%) WAN
9 5 (5.62%) VPN
10 4 (4.49%) DHCP
10 4 (4.49%) FTP
10 4 (4.49%) HTTP
10 4 (4.49%) SNMP
10 4 (4.49%) SSH
10 4 (4.49%) Wireless
11 3 (3.37%) LTE
11 3 (3.37%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.74%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 3 (3.37%) InfluxDB
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.62%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.12%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.12%) JUnit
5 1 (1.12%) Selenium
5 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.37%) French Language
1 3 (3.37%) German Language
2 1 (1.12%) Advertising
2 1 (1.12%) Avionics
2 1 (1.12%) Electronics
2 1 (1.12%) Games
2 1 (1.12%) Legal
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Administrator
2 20 (22.47%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (15.73%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (15.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) IT Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) VMWare Administrator
8 5 (5.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Operations Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Unix Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) LAMP
1 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 4 (4.49%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) REST
2 4 (4.49%) SOAP
3 3 (3.37%) Middleware
4 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 2 (2.25%) XML
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.12%) Memcached
5 1 (1.12%) Spring
5 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.37%) AS400
5 3 (3.37%) iPad
6 2 (2.25%) Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (61.80%) Windows
2 33 (37.08%) Windows Server
3 18 (20.22%) CentOS
4 15 (16.85%) AIX
5 14 (15.73%) Unix
6 6 (6.74%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.37%) zOS
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.25%) Solaris
11 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.12%) OpenVMS
11 1 (1.12%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) ITIL
2 19 (21.35%) DevOps
3 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.99%) Logistics
5 7 (7.87%) Open Source
6 6 (6.74%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.74%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) SDLC
7 5 (5.62%) Web Operations
8 4 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.49%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (4.49%) Service Management
9 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.37%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.37%) Network Management
9 3 (3.37%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.37%) Server Building
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (2.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) Python
2 15 (16.85%) SQL
3 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
3 12 (13.48%) Java
3 12 (13.48%) Perl
4 9 (10.11%) PHP
5 5 (5.62%) C
5 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.49%) ActionScript
6 4 (4.49%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.37%) C++
8 2 (2.25%) C#
8 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.25%) VB
9 1 (1.12%) COBOL
9 1 (1.12%) Fortran
9 1 (1.12%) Pascal
9 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.48%) CCNA
3 6 (6.74%) CCNP
3 6 (6.74%) MCSE
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.74%) NCDA
3 6 (6.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (4.49%) CCDA
5 4 (4.49%) CISSP
5 4 (4.49%) Degree
6 3 (3.37%) GCIH
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.12%) MCP
7 1 (1.12%) RHCE
7 1 (1.12%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) HIPAA
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (31.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.48%) vSphere
3 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) Docker
4 2 (2.25%) Firmware
4 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.12%) KVM
5 1 (1.12%) Varnish
5 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Puppet
2 10 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.24%) SCCM
2 10 (11.24%) WSUS
3 9 (10.11%) Nagios
4 7 (7.87%) Ansible
5 6 (6.74%) Cacti
6 5 (5.62%) Salt
7 3 (3.37%) cPanel
7 3 (3.37%) Grafana
8 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.25%) Plesk
8 2 (2.25%) SCOM
8 2 (2.25%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) VMware
2 16 (17.98%) Cisco
3 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.24%) NetApp
5 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.74%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.74%) Veeam
7 4 (4.49%) Axway
7 4 (4.49%) F5
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle
8 3 (3.37%) Sun
9 2 (2.25%) Dell
9 2 (2.25%) Google
9 2 (2.25%) Juniper
9 2 (2.25%) Teradata
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