The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 26 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.76% 0.60% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 0.69% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 4
Median salary £67,500 £120,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £90,000 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £150,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
240 578 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 81.36% 87.18% 85.76%
Number of salaries quoted 200 484 415
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Open Source
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Slough

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Slough

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) DevOps
3 14 (63.64%) Puppet
4 12 (54.55%) Ansible
4 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 12 (54.55%) CentOS
5 11 (50.00%) Python
5 11 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (45.45%) Java
7 9 (40.91%) Apache
7 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
8 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
8 8 (36.36%) MySQL
9 7 (31.82%) Web Services
9 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (31.82%) Network Security
9 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
9 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
9 7 (31.82%) Salt
9 7 (31.82%) Web Operations
10 6 (27.27%) Nagios
11 5 (22.73%) LAMP
11 5 (22.73%) Xen
11 5 (22.73%) nginx
11 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 5 (22.73%) Varnish
11 5 (22.73%) KVM
12 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
12 4 (18.18%) Debian

Open Source
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 9 (40.91%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) nginx
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) Drupal
4 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) VersionOne
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) WebOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Support
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) LAMP
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) D3.js
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) CentOS
3 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Debian
4 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Web Operations
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Android Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
1 5 (22.73%) KVM
1 5 (22.73%) Varnish
1 5 (22.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Puppet
2 12 (54.55%) Ansible
3 11 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (31.82%) Salt
5 6 (27.27%) Nagios
6 3 (13.64%) HAProxy
7 2 (9.09%) Cobbler
7 2 (9.09%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) CA
2 2 (9.09%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
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