The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wallingford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wallingford 21.88% 27.03% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.67% 95.24% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Wallingford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wallingford 46.88% 28.38% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wallingford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wallingford

Linux
Salary Trend in Wallingford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wallingford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wallingford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wallingford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Postfix
3 5 (71.43%) Sendmail
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 5 (71.43%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 5 (71.43%) LAMP
3 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 5 (71.43%) SSH
3 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) HTTP
3 5 (71.43%) NFS
3 5 (71.43%) SNMP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Android

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wallingford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wallingford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) SSH
1 5 (71.43%) SMTP
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) SNMP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Postfix
1 5 (71.43%) Sendmail
1 5 (71.43%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Google