The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.75%
Linux Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1075 959 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.15% 96.58% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 896 854 952
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Support
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Linux Support in their job title 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 with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle