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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 50 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 9.88% 3.96% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 16.90% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 12
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,550 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
125 142 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 24.70% 23.43% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 106 128 100
Median salary £31,750 £37,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.18% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 1 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Swindon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.94%) HTML
2 29 (34.94%) CSS
3 28 (33.73%) Git (software)
4 27 (32.53%) Web Development
4 27 (32.53%) PHP
5 26 (31.33%) Windows
6 25 (30.12%) jQuery
7 24 (28.92%) LAMP
8 23 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (25.30%) MVC
9 21 (25.30%) REST
10 20 (24.10%) Subversion
10 20 (24.10%) VMware
10 20 (24.10%) User Experience
11 19 (22.89%) Debian
12 18 (21.69%) Project Management
12 18 (21.69%) CodeIgniter
12 18 (21.69%) Laravel
12 18 (21.69%) PHPUnit
12 18 (21.69%) Highcharts JS
12 18 (21.69%) Sass
12 18 (21.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (21.69%) gulp
13 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
13 17 (20.48%) Finance
14 13 (15.66%) Python
14 13 (15.66%) Cisco
15 12 (14.46%) VPN
16 11 (13.25%) ITIL

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 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.02%) Google App Engine
3 5 (6.02%) Heroku
4 4 (4.82%) Office 365
5 1 (1.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) VPN
2 7 (8.43%) Firewall
2 7 (8.43%) LAN
2 7 (8.43%) MPLS
2 7 (8.43%) WAN
3 5 (6.02%) BGP
3 5 (6.02%) IPsec
3 5 (6.02%) OSPF
3 5 (6.02%) SSH
3 5 (6.02%) SSL
3 5 (6.02%) VLAN
4 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.61%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.41%) VoIP
6 2 (2.41%) WLAN
7 1 (1.20%) HTTP
7 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.20%) SAN
7 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.02%) MySQL
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.61%) BigQuery
5 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (33.73%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.10%) Subversion
3 18 (21.69%) gulp
3 18 (21.69%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.02%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.02%) RSpec
5 4 (4.82%) JIRA
5 4 (4.82%) JUnit
6 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.20%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.20%) Maven
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Electronics
3 3 (3.61%) Games
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (39.76%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) PHP Developer
3 18 (21.69%) PHP Web Developer
3 18 (21.69%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.84%) DBA
4 9 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (9.64%) Junior
6 7 (8.43%) Consultant
6 7 (8.43%) Junior Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Junior PHP Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Junior PHP Web Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Graduate
7 6 (7.23%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Graduate Web Developer
8 5 (6.02%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) CSS
1 29 (34.94%) HTML
2 25 (30.12%) jQuery
3 24 (28.92%) LAMP
4 21 (25.30%) REST
5 18 (21.69%) CodeIgniter
5 18 (21.69%) Highcharts JS
5 18 (21.69%) Laravel
5 18 (21.69%) Sass
5 18 (21.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (9.64%) Middleware
7 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.23%) XML
8 5 (6.02%) HTML5
8 5 (6.02%) JSON
8 5 (6.02%) React
8 5 (6.02%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (4.82%) Spring
10 3 (3.61%) JPA
10 3 (3.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (24.10%) User Experience
3 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) EPoS
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Debian
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.64%) Solaris
5 7 (8.43%) AIX
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.02%) Unix
8 4 (4.82%) CentOS
8 4 (4.82%) Fedora
8 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Web Development
2 21 (25.30%) MVC
3 18 (21.69%) Project Management
4 11 (13.25%) ITIL
5 10 (12.05%) DevOps
6 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.43%) OO
7 7 (8.43%) OOP
8 5 (6.02%) BPEL
8 5 (6.02%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.82%) Re-Platforming
9 4 (4.82%) Scrum
10 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.61%) Migration
10 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.61%) Service Management
10 3 (3.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (32.53%) PHP
3 13 (15.66%) Python
4 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
4 11 (13.25%) Java
5 10 (12.05%) Perl
6 9 (10.84%) SQL
7 8 (9.64%) Ruby
8 5 (6.02%) C#
9 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.61%) C
11 2 (2.41%) AWK
11 2 (2.41%) sed
12 1 (1.20%) C++
12 1 (1.20%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) MCSE
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCP
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.20%) MCITP
5 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (6.02%) vSphere
4 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.61%) Docker
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.82%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.61%) Puppet
4 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.41%) SCOM
5 1 (1.20%) Ansible
5 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) VMware
2 13 (15.66%) Cisco
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle
4 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.84%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.23%) Google
5 6 (7.23%) HP
6 5 (6.02%) Brocade
6 5 (6.02%) Citrix
6 5 (6.02%) Juniper
7 3 (3.61%) IBM
7 3 (3.61%) SAP
7 3 (3.61%) Zend
8 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.41%) Mitel
8 2 (2.41%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.20%) Siebel
9 1 (1.20%) Sophos
9 1 (1.20%) webMethods
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Discount
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Easy commute from Swindon, Newbury, Oxon
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Salary: to £22.500 + benefits with bonus potential.
Posted: 18 days ago