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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 55 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.44% 3.88% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 16.67% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 21
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £49,750 £50,000
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
143 120 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.13% 23.26% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 127 99 97
Median salary £31,000 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,475 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,200 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Swindon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.51%) HTML
2 23 (31.51%) CSS
2 23 (31.51%) Windows
3 22 (30.14%) PHP
3 22 (30.14%) Web Development
3 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
4 19 (26.03%) jQuery
4 19 (26.03%) LAMP
5 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (23.29%) VMware
7 16 (21.92%) MVC
7 16 (21.92%) Finance
7 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
7 16 (21.92%) REST
8 15 (20.55%) User Experience
8 15 (20.55%) Subversion
9 14 (19.18%) Debian
10 13 (17.81%) Project Management
10 13 (17.81%) Cisco
10 13 (17.81%) CodeIgniter
10 13 (17.81%) Highcharts JS
10 13 (17.81%) Sass
10 13 (17.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (17.81%) Laravel
10 13 (17.81%) PHPUnit
10 13 (17.81%) gulp
11 11 (15.07%) VPN
11 11 (15.07%) Oracle
11 11 (15.07%) 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 (6.85%) Apache
1 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.85%) Heroku
4 4 (5.48%) Google App Engine
4 4 (5.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) VPN
2 6 (8.22%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) MPLS
3 5 (6.85%) BGP
3 5 (6.85%) IPsec
3 5 (6.85%) OSPF
3 5 (6.85%) SSH
3 5 (6.85%) SSL
3 5 (6.85%) VLAN
4 4 (5.48%) LAN
4 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.48%) WAN
4 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.37%) HTTP
6 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.85%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.11%) BigQuery
5 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) Subversion
3 13 (17.81%) gulp
3 13 (17.81%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.85%) RSpec
5 3 (4.11%) JIRA
5 3 (4.11%) JUnit
6 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Electronics
3 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
4 3 (4.11%) Games
4 3 (4.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) PHP Developer
3 13 (17.81%) PHP Web Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.33%) DBA
4 9 (12.33%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Junior
6 6 (8.22%) Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Junior Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Junior PHP Web Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Junior Web Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Graduate
7 5 (6.85%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.48%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) CSS
1 23 (31.51%) HTML
2 19 (26.03%) jQuery
2 19 (26.03%) LAMP
3 16 (21.92%) REST
4 13 (17.81%) CodeIgniter
4 13 (17.81%) Highcharts JS
4 13 (17.81%) Laravel
4 13 (17.81%) Sass
4 13 (17.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (10.96%) Middleware
6 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.85%) JSON
6 5 (6.85%) React
6 5 (6.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (6.85%) XML
7 4 (5.48%) HTML5
8 3 (4.11%) JPA
8 3 (4.11%) SOAP
8 3 (4.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.55%) User Experience
3 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Derivative
4 1 (1.37%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
3 14 (19.18%) Debian
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.85%) AIX
6 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.48%) CentOS
7 4 (5.48%) Unix
8 3 (4.11%) Fedora
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Web Development
2 16 (21.92%) MVC
3 13 (17.81%) Project Management
4 11 (15.07%) ITIL
5 8 (10.96%) DevOps
6 7 (9.59%) OO
6 7 (9.59%) OOP
7 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.85%) BPEL
8 5 (6.85%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.48%) Re-Platforming
10 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.11%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.11%) Kanban
10 3 (4.11%) Migration
10 3 (4.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.14%) PHP
3 11 (15.07%) Python
4 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.70%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) Perl
5 8 (10.96%) Ruby
5 8 (10.96%) SQL
6 5 (6.85%) C#
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) C
9 2 (2.74%) AWK
9 2 (2.74%) sed
10 1 (1.37%) C++
10 1 (1.37%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) MCSE
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.11%) MCP
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.37%) MCITP
5 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (6.85%) vSphere
4 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.11%) Docker
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (5.48%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.11%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 3 (4.11%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) VMware
2 13 (17.81%) Cisco
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle
4 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.59%) HP
7 5 (6.85%) Brocade
7 5 (6.85%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) Google
7 5 (6.85%) Juniper
8 4 (5.48%) SAP
9 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.11%) Zend
10 2 (2.74%) IBM
11 1 (1.37%) Hyperion
11 1 (1.37%) Informatica
11 1 (1.37%) NetApp
11 1 (1.37%) Siebel
11 1 (1.37%) Sophos
11 1 (1.37%) Symantec
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Discount
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago