The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 48 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.23% 3.20% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 12.75% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 18
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 149 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.88% 25.13% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 95 140 128
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Linux
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Salary Trend in Swindon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Swindon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 33 (35.87%) HTML
1 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
1 33 (35.87%) CSS
2 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 30 (32.61%) Windows
4 29 (31.52%) Web Development
5 28 (30.43%) jQuery
5 28 (30.43%) PHP
6 25 (27.17%) LAMP
6 25 (27.17%) VMware
6 25 (27.17%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (25.00%) REST
7 23 (25.00%) MVC
8 22 (23.91%) Subversion
8 22 (23.91%) User Experience
9 21 (22.83%) Debian
10 20 (21.74%) Project Management
10 20 (21.74%) Laravel
10 20 (21.74%) PHPUnit
10 20 (21.74%) CodeIgniter
10 20 (21.74%) Highcharts JS
10 20 (21.74%) Sass
10 20 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (21.74%) gulp
10 20 (21.74%) Windows Server
11 19 (20.65%) Finance
12 14 (15.22%) Python
12 14 (15.22%) WAN
12 14 (15.22%) LAN
12 14 (15.22%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (5.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.35%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.26%) Confluence
3 3 (3.26%) JBoss
3 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (7.61%) Google App Engine
4 5 (5.43%) Heroku
5 4 (4.35%) Office 365
6 3 (3.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) LAN
1 14 (15.22%) WAN
2 13 (14.13%) VPN
3 8 (8.70%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) MPLS
4 6 (6.52%) Unified Communications
5 5 (5.43%) BGP
5 5 (5.43%) IPsec
5 5 (5.43%) OSPF
5 5 (5.43%) SSH
5 5 (5.43%) SSL
5 5 (5.43%) VLAN
5 5 (5.43%) VoIP
6 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.26%) DHCP
7 3 (3.26%) DNS
7 3 (3.26%) WLAN
8 1 (1.09%) HTTP
8 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.35%) MySQL
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.26%) BigQuery
5 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 22 (23.91%) Subversion
3 20 (21.74%) gulp
3 20 (21.74%) PHPUnit
4 6 (6.52%) JIRA
4 6 (6.52%) JUnit
5 5 (5.43%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.43%) RSpec
6 3 (3.26%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.26%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.26%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (3.26%) Maven
7 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.09%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Automotive
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Games
3 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) PHP Developer
3 20 (21.74%) PHP Web Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) DBA
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (8.70%) Junior
7 7 (7.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.61%) Analyst
7 7 (7.61%) Consultant
7 7 (7.61%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Junior PHP Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Junior Web Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Graduate
8 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) CSS
1 33 (35.87%) HTML
2 28 (30.43%) jQuery
3 25 (27.17%) LAMP
4 23 (25.00%) REST
5 20 (21.74%) CodeIgniter
5 20 (21.74%) Highcharts JS
5 20 (21.74%) Laravel
5 20 (21.74%) Sass
5 20 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.70%) Middleware
6 8 (8.70%) XML
7 7 (7.61%) HTML5
8 6 (6.52%) Spring
9 5 (5.43%) CSS3
9 5 (5.43%) JSON
9 5 (5.43%) React
9 5 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.26%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (23.91%) User Experience
3 11 (11.96%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.26%) EPoS
4 3 (3.26%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Windows
2 21 (22.83%) Debian
3 20 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.70%) AIX
4 8 (8.70%) Solaris
5 7 (7.61%) Unix
6 6 (6.52%) CentOS
6 6 (6.52%) Fedora
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.09%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) Web Development
2 23 (25.00%) MVC
3 20 (21.74%) Project Management
4 11 (11.96%) DevOps
5 9 (9.78%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.78%) ITIL
6 7 (7.61%) OO
6 7 (7.61%) OOP
7 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.52%) Scrum
8 5 (5.43%) BPEL
8 5 (5.43%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
9 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.26%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.26%) Logistics
10 3 (3.26%) Open Source
10 3 (3.26%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.26%) Release Management
10 3 (3.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
2 28 (30.43%) PHP
3 14 (15.22%) Python
4 13 (14.13%) Java
5 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 11 (11.96%) Perl
6 11 (11.96%) SQL
7 8 (8.70%) Ruby
8 5 (5.43%) C#
9 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.26%) C
11 2 (2.17%) AWK
11 2 (2.17%) sed
12 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
1 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) CCNA
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.26%) MCP
4 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.09%) CEH
5 1 (1.09%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.09%) CISSP
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.09%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.09%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) MCSA
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.09%) OSCP
5 1 (1.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.43%) vSphere
4 3 (3.26%) Docker
4 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.09%) Ansible
5 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.09%) Nessus
5 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) VMware
2 14 (15.22%) Cisco
3 11 (11.96%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle
6 8 (8.70%) Google
7 5 (5.43%) Brocade
7 5 (5.43%) Citrix
7 5 (5.43%) Juniper
7 5 (5.43%) Mitel
8 4 (4.35%) HP
8 4 (4.35%) IBM
9 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
9 3 (3.26%) SAP
9 3 (3.26%) webMethods
10 2 (2.17%) Symantec
10 2 (2.17%) Zend
11 1 (1.09%) Hyperion
11 1 (1.09%) Informatica
11 1 (1.09%) NetApp
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