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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 29 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 92 85 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.06% 7.94% 13.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.53% 31.14% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 88 65 140
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
375 273 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.78% 25.51% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 316 233 394
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Chippenham -5 36 £32,500 -26.96% 6
Swindon -16 24 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Corsham +5 5 £30,500 -39.00%
Trowbridge +1 3 £23,500 -28.78%
Salisbury -11 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 52 (36.62%) Windows
2 49 (34.51%) Oracle
3 41 (28.87%) Java
4 37 (26.06%) ITIL
5 36 (25.35%) SQL
6 35 (24.65%) Subversion
7 34 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (23.94%) VMware
8 33 (23.24%) UNIX
9 29 (20.42%) MySQL
10 26 (18.31%) Security Cleared
11 23 (16.20%) HTML
12 22 (15.49%) SQL Server
12 22 (15.49%) XML
12 22 (15.49%) SAN
12 22 (15.49%) SC Cleared
13 21 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
15 19 (13.38%) Telecoms
16 17 (11.97%) Cisco
16 17 (11.97%) TCP/IP
16 17 (11.97%) Red Hat
16 17 (11.97%) PHP
16 17 (11.97%) C++
16 17 (11.97%) RESTful
17 16 (11.27%) MVC
18 15 (10.56%) Finance
18 15 (10.56%) JavaScript
18 15 (10.56%) SLA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (7.04%) WebLogic
1 10 (7.04%) WebSphere
1 10 (7.04%) Drupal
2 9 (6.34%) WordPress
2 9 (6.34%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.23%) Apache
4 2 (1.41%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Office
2 3 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) AWD
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) SaaS
2 3 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Heroku
4 1 (0.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.49%) SAN
2 17 (11.97%) TCP/IP
3 13 (9.15%) VPN
4 11 (7.75%) IPsec
5 10 (7.04%) SSL
5 10 (7.04%) NAS
6 9 (6.34%) 4G
6 9 (6.34%) LTE
7 8 (5.63%) Wireless
8 6 (4.23%) Firewall
9 4 (2.82%) MRTG
10 3 (2.11%) DNS
10 3 (2.11%) DHCP
11 2 (1.41%) Broadband
11 2 (1.41%) WAN
11 2 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.41%) WiMAX
11 2 (1.41%) Internet
11 2 (1.41%) 3G
11 2 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) MySQL
2 22 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.45%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.52%) Ingres
6 5 (3.52%) Big Data
7 3 (2.11%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 35 (24.65%) Subversion
2 12 (8.45%) Maven
2 12 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.34%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.34%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (3.52%) Ant
5 5 (3.52%) JUnit
5 5 (3.52%) JIRA
5 5 (3.52%) Selenium
6 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.11%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.41%) Hudson
7 2 (1.41%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.41%) JMeter
8 1 (0.70%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.70%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.70%) jMock
8 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.70%) CppUnit
General
1 19 (13.38%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.56%) Finance
3 9 (6.34%) Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Advertising
6 3 (2.11%) Back Office
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (2.11%) Local Government
7 2 (1.41%) Marketing
7 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.41%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 32 (22.54%) Developer
2 26 (18.31%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Analyst
4 15 (10.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Architect
5 12 (8.45%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.75%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (7.04%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Senior PHP Developer
9 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Consultant
10 6 (4.23%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.23%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.23%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.23%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.20%) HTML
2 22 (15.49%) XML
3 17 (11.97%) RESTful
4 14 (9.86%) CSS
5 13 (9.15%) jQuery
6 11 (7.75%) HTML5
6 11 (7.75%) J2EE
6 11 (7.75%) Spring
7 10 (7.04%) LAMP
8 9 (6.34%) JSF
8 9 (6.34%) JSP
8 9 (6.34%) Web Services
8 9 (6.34%) Laravel
8 9 (6.34%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (5.63%) Java EE
9 8 (5.63%) JSON
10 7 (4.93%) .NET
11 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.23%) NHibernate
11 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.23%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.23%) Firmware
4 6 (4.23%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.52%) Open Source
6 4 (2.82%) Statistics
7 3 (2.11%) GIS
7 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.41%) AS400
8 2 (1.41%) EMV
8 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.41%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.70%) Physics
9 1 (0.70%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.62%) Windows
2 33 (23.24%) UNIX
3 20 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.15%) CentOS
5 12 (8.45%) Solaris
6 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.23%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.52%) SUSE
8 5 (3.52%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.41%) HPUX
9 2 (1.41%) Debian
9 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.41%) Android
10 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.06%) ITIL
2 34 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.27%) MVC
4 12 (8.45%) OO
5 10 (7.04%) OOP
5 10 (7.04%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.34%) Software Engineering
7 8 (5.63%) Scrum
7 8 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (5.63%) Time Management
8 7 (4.93%) Unit Testing
8 7 (4.93%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (4.93%) Web Development
9 6 (4.23%) WFM
9 6 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.23%) Project Management
9 6 (4.23%) OOD
10 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.52%) TDD
10 5 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.87%) Java
2 36 (25.35%) SQL
3 17 (11.97%) PHP
3 17 (11.97%) C++
4 15 (10.56%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.86%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.45%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.04%) PHP5
7 10 (7.04%) Python
7 10 (7.04%) Perl
7 10 (7.04%) C
8 7 (4.93%) C#
9 5 (3.52%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.82%) Groovy
10 4 (2.82%) Ruby
11 3 (2.11%) VBA
11 3 (2.11%) Delphi
11 3 (2.11%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (18.31%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (8.45%) Degree
4 11 (7.75%) CCNP
4 11 (7.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.52%) MCP
5 5 (3.52%) MCSE
5 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.41%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.41%) CCNA
6 2 (1.41%) SCSA
6 2 (1.41%) RHCA
6 2 (1.41%) CEH
6 2 (1.41%) OSCP
6 2 (1.41%) OSCE
7 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.70%) PhD
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) QA
3 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.56%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.75%) vSphere
4 10 (7.04%) vCloud
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.52%) Terminal Server
6 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.41%) Xen
8 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.23%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (3.52%) Legato
3 5 (3.52%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.82%) Check_MK
4 4 (2.82%) Nagios
5 2 (1.41%) SCCM
5 2 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (34.51%) Oracle
2 34 (23.94%) VMware
3 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
4 17 (11.97%) Cisco
4 17 (11.97%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.75%) JBoss
5 11 (7.75%) HP
6 9 (6.34%) Citrix
7 8 (5.63%) Juniper
7 8 (5.63%) Remedy
8 7 (4.93%) F5
9 6 (4.23%) Symantec
9 6 (4.23%) IBM
10 5 (3.52%) CommVault
10 5 (3.52%) EMC
10 5 (3.52%) Sun
10 5 (3.52%) NetApp
11 4 (2.82%) Google
11 4 (2.82%) Business Objects
12 3 (2.11%) Sybase
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Negotiable, plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago