The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 29 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 89 63 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.65% 5.69% 8.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.28% 19.57% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 62
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £23,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Linux
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
352 322 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.27% 29.09% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 314 274 215
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Linux
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury -2 23 £43,000 +32.30%
Chippenham +8 22 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Swindon +12 18 £41,798 +17.74% 6
Trowbridge -9 3 £26,000 +10.63% 1
Malmesbury - 3 - -
Corsham +3 1 £35,000 +14.75%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 77 (50.33%) Windows
2 55 (35.95%) Java
2 55 (35.95%) Oracle
3 40 (26.14%) VMware
3 40 (26.14%) Security Cleared
4 39 (25.49%) ITIL
5 38 (24.84%) Degree
6 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
7 32 (20.92%) Software Engineering
8 31 (20.26%) SQL
8 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
9 29 (18.95%) Firewall
10 27 (17.65%) .NET
10 27 (17.65%) C++
10 27 (17.65%) UNIX
11 26 (16.99%) CRM
11 26 (16.99%) C
12 25 (16.34%) Tomcat
13 24 (15.69%) SaaS
14 23 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (13.73%) SharePoint
16 21 (13.73%) IIS
16 21 (13.73%) Cisco
16 21 (13.73%) Dynamics CRM
17 20 (13.07%) MS Excel
17 20 (13.07%) SC Cleared
18 19 (12.42%) vSphere
18 19 (12.42%) Finance
19 18 (11.76%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (16.34%) Tomcat
2 21 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 21 (13.73%) IIS
3 11 (7.19%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.27%) Apache
4 5 (3.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.31%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.69%) SaaS
2 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.31%) PaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Heroku
3 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.95%) Firewall
2 18 (11.76%) DHCP
2 18 (11.76%) DNS
3 17 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 11 (7.19%) HTTP
5 9 (5.88%) NAS
6 7 (4.58%) Network Security
6 7 (4.58%) IPsec
6 7 (4.58%) X.400
6 7 (4.58%) SAN
6 7 (4.58%) DMZ
6 7 (4.58%) SSL
6 7 (4.58%) SMTP
6 7 (4.58%) FTP
7 6 (3.92%) VPN
8 5 (3.27%) WAN
9 4 (2.61%) LAN
9 4 (2.61%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.61%) WebEx
10 3 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.46%) MySQL
3 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.61%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.61%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.31%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.31%) HBase
7 2 (1.31%) Big Data
7 2 (1.31%) Voldemort
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.84%) Maven
2 12 (7.84%) Eclipse
2 12 (7.84%) NetBeans
3 11 (7.19%) Subversion
4 7 (4.58%) JMeter
4 7 (4.58%) Selenium
4 7 (4.58%) Hudson
5 5 (3.27%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (3.27%) Ant
6 3 (1.96%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
General
1 19 (12.42%) Finance
2 15 (9.80%) Electronics
3 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.23%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.23%) Games
5 7 (4.58%) Retail
6 6 (3.92%) Banking
7 5 (3.27%) Back Office
7 5 (3.27%) Marketing
8 3 (1.96%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Military
9 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.65%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (18.30%) Applications Support
2 27 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 21 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 19 (12.42%) Developer
4 19 (12.42%) Applications Support Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Team Leader
5 12 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Analyst
6 11 (7.19%) Administrator
6 11 (7.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Network Engineer
8 9 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.58%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.58%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.92%) Architect
10 6 (3.92%) Junior
11 5 (3.27%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.65%) .NET
2 18 (11.76%) HTML
3 15 (9.80%) Web Services
4 12 (7.84%) XML
5 11 (7.19%) J2EE
5 11 (7.19%) Spring
6 9 (5.88%) JSF
6 9 (5.88%) Java EE
6 9 (5.88%) SOAP
7 8 (5.23%) jQuery
8 7 (4.58%) JPA
8 7 (4.58%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (4.58%) EJB
9 6 (3.92%) CSS
10 5 (3.27%) JSP
10 5 (3.27%) Servlets
10 5 (3.27%) Middleware
10 5 (3.27%) REST
11 4 (2.61%) HTML5
11 4 (2.61%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.19%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.58%) CESG
5 5 (3.27%) Statistics
6 4 (2.61%) Clustering
6 4 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.96%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.96%) DTV
7 3 (1.96%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.96%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (50.33%) Windows
2 27 (17.65%) UNIX
3 23 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (9.15%) CentOS
5 9 (5.88%) Solaris
6 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.58%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.58%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.27%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.61%) Android
9 4 (2.61%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.31%) Debian
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Fedora
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.49%) ITIL
2 32 (20.92%) Software Engineering
3 26 (16.99%) CRM
4 15 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.23%) UML
6 7 (4.58%) Software Testing
7 6 (3.92%) TDD
7 6 (3.92%) Change Management
7 6 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.92%) Test Scripting
7 6 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (3.92%) DevOps
8 5 (3.27%) Programme Management
8 5 (3.27%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.27%) SOA
8 5 (3.27%) OO
8 5 (3.27%) Network Design
9 4 (2.61%) BPEL
9 4 (2.61%) Workflow
9 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.95%) Java
2 31 (20.26%) SQL
3 27 (17.65%) C++
4 26 (16.99%) C
5 18 (11.76%) Python
6 13 (8.50%) PHP
7 11 (7.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.19%) Embedded C
7 11 (7.19%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.58%) Perl
9 5 (3.27%) C#
10 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.61%) Ada
10 4 (2.61%) XPath
10 4 (2.61%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.96%) Ruby
11 3 (1.96%) XQuery
12 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (26.14%) Security Cleared
2 38 (24.84%) Degree
3 20 (13.07%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.54%) CCNA
6 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.23%) MCSE
8 7 (4.58%) CISSP
8 7 (4.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.92%) MCP
10 5 (3.27%) CCNP
10 5 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.96%) EMC Certification
11 3 (1.96%) MCSA
11 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.31%) CCENT
12 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.31%) MCDST
13 1 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) SLA
2 10 (6.54%) ISO 9001
3 8 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 22 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.42%) vSphere
3 17 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.27%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.61%) vCloud
7 3 (1.96%) KVM
7 3 (1.96%) XenApp
7 3 (1.96%) Firmware
7 3 (1.96%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.65%) Docker
8 1 (0.65%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) Puppet
2 8 (5.23%) SCOM
3 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.27%) HP SIM
4 5 (3.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.96%) WSUS
5 3 (1.96%) SCCM
6 2 (1.31%) Nagios
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.65%) Cacti
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.65%) Ansible
7 1 (0.65%) Salt
7 1 (0.65%) Opsview
7 1 (0.65%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 55 (35.95%) Oracle
2 40 (26.14%) VMware
3 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
4 21 (13.73%) Cisco
5 16 (10.46%) Red Hat
6 15 (9.80%) HP
7 8 (5.23%) Citrix
8 6 (3.92%) Juniper
9 5 (3.27%) Symantec
10 4 (2.61%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.61%) Sun
11 3 (1.96%) Dell
11 3 (1.96%) EMC
11 3 (1.96%) SAP
11 3 (1.96%) Siebel
11 3 (1.96%) Progress
11 3 (1.96%) Informatica
11 3 (1.96%) NetApp
12 1 (0.65%) Nokia
12 1 (0.65%) Veritas
Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago