The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Trowbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 4.26% - 6.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 Trowbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Trowbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 19.15% 42.31% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 4
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,700 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Trowbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

Linux
Salary Trend in Trowbridge

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

Linux Salary Trend in Trowbridge

Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Trowbridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Trowbridge region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Ingres
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Trowbridge region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Ingres
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft