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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 33 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 66 65 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.05% 6.40% 9.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.91% 27.20% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 60 55 82
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
276 239 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.30% 23.55% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 207 219 213
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Chippenham +6 26 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Swindon -20 14 £37,750 -5.62% 10
Salisbury +3 11 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Warminster - 1 £21,000 -
Malmesbury - 1 £31,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 60 (42.25%) Windows
2 48 (33.80%) Oracle
3 47 (33.10%) UNIX
4 42 (29.58%) Java
5 38 (26.76%) ITIL
6 37 (26.06%) Security Cleared
7 35 (24.65%) Red Hat
8 34 (23.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (23.24%) VMware
10 32 (22.54%) SQL Server
10 32 (22.54%) HTML
11 30 (21.13%) PHP
11 30 (21.13%) SC Cleared
12 29 (20.42%) Solaris
13 28 (19.72%) SQL
13 28 (19.72%) .NET
14 27 (19.01%) MySQL
14 27 (19.01%) JavaScript
15 25 (17.61%) Tomcat
16 24 (16.90%) C++
17 23 (16.20%) C
18 22 (15.49%) Shell Script
18 22 (15.49%) Finance
18 22 (15.49%) Software Engineering
19 21 (14.79%) Degree
20 20 (14.08%) Telecoms
21 19 (13.38%) TCP/IP
21 19 (13.38%) Sun
21 19 (13.38%) CentOS
22 18 (12.68%) J2EE

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (17.61%) Tomcat
2 18 (12.68%) IIS
3 17 (11.97%) Apache
4 14 (9.86%) SharePoint
5 12 (8.45%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.93%) nginx
6 7 (4.93%) WordPress
7 4 (2.82%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.82%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.70%) Drupal
8 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) SaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) TCP/IP
2 16 (11.27%) SAN
3 14 (9.86%) NAS
4 13 (9.15%) Firewall
5 12 (8.45%) VPN
6 11 (7.75%) DNS
6 11 (7.75%) DHCP
7 6 (4.23%) IPsec
7 6 (4.23%) SSL
7 6 (4.23%) WAN
8 4 (2.82%) HTTP
8 4 (2.82%) LAN
9 3 (2.11%) WebEx
9 3 (2.11%) Network Security
10 2 (1.41%) SNMP
10 2 (1.41%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.41%) VoIP
11 1 (0.70%) Skype
11 1 (0.70%) SMTP
11 1 (0.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 27 (19.01%) MySQL
3 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.41%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.41%) HBase
5 2 (1.41%) Voldemort
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) OLAP
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Subversion
2 12 (8.45%) Maven
2 12 (8.45%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (8.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.70%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.70%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.70%) StarTeam
General
1 22 (15.49%) Finance
2 20 (14.08%) Telecoms
3 16 (11.27%) Banking
4 12 (8.45%) Electronics
5 11 (7.75%) Marketing
6 9 (6.34%) Advertising
6 9 (6.34%) Games
7 6 (4.23%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.11%) Retail
8 3 (2.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Support Engineer
2 27 (19.01%) Applications Support
3 18 (12.68%) Developer
3 18 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (11.97%) Administrator
4 17 (11.97%) Software Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) Analyst
5 16 (11.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (9.86%) Applications Support Engineer
7 13 (9.15%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (9.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (9.15%) PHP Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.63%) Security Engineer
11 8 (5.63%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.23%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.54%) HTML
2 28 (19.72%) .NET
3 18 (12.68%) J2EE
4 13 (9.15%) XML
5 12 (8.45%) jQuery
5 12 (8.45%) CSS
5 12 (8.45%) JSP
6 11 (7.75%) Web Services
7 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.82%) Ajax
8 4 (2.82%) Spring
8 4 (2.82%) LAMP
9 3 (2.11%) SOAP
9 3 (2.11%) JMS
10 2 (1.41%) JSF
10 2 (1.41%) Java EE
10 2 (1.41%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.41%) Middleware
10 2 (1.41%) Struts
10 2 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (7.04%) Algorithms
2 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.11%) Open Source
4 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.41%) DTV
4 2 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) CESG
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (42.25%) Windows
2 47 (33.10%) UNIX
3 34 (23.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (20.42%) Solaris
5 19 (13.38%) CentOS
6 12 (8.45%) SUSE
6 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.23%) Debian
7 6 (4.23%) HPUX
8 5 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (3.52%) Windows 2000
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.41%) Android
11 1 (0.70%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.76%) ITIL
2 22 (15.49%) Software Engineering
3 16 (11.27%) CRM
4 10 (7.04%) Change Management
5 9 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.63%) OO
6 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.63%) Project Management
7 7 (4.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.93%) SEO
8 6 (4.23%) Migration
8 6 (4.23%) Analytics
8 6 (4.23%) Data Transformation
8 6 (4.23%) OO PHP
9 5 (3.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.52%) MVC
10 4 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.82%) OOP
10 4 (2.82%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.58%) Java
2 30 (21.13%) PHP
3 28 (19.72%) SQL
4 27 (19.01%) JavaScript
5 24 (16.90%) C++
6 23 (16.20%) C
7 22 (15.49%) Shell Script
8 13 (9.15%) PowerShell
9 12 (8.45%) C#
10 10 (7.04%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.82%) Pascal
11 4 (2.82%) Python
11 4 (2.82%) Delphi
11 4 (2.82%) VBA
12 3 (2.11%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.11%) Perl
12 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.11%) XPath
13 2 (1.41%) PHP5
14 1 (0.70%) Ada
Qualifications
1 37 (26.06%) Security Cleared
2 30 (21.13%) SC Cleared
3 21 (14.79%) Degree
4 11 (7.75%) Sun Certification
4 11 (7.75%) SCSA
5 10 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (6.34%) CCNP
6 9 (6.34%) RHCA
7 7 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.52%) MCP
10 3 (2.11%) MCSE
10 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.11%) CCNA
11 2 (1.41%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.70%) PhD
12 1 (0.70%) MCSA
12 1 (0.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.63%) vSphere
4 7 (4.93%) vCloud
5 4 (2.82%) Firmware
6 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) Puppet
2 9 (6.34%) NetBackup
3 7 (4.93%) Nagios
4 6 (4.23%) WSUS
5 3 (2.11%) SCCM
5 3 (2.11%) SCOM
6 2 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.70%) Opsview
7 1 (0.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (33.80%) Oracle
2 35 (24.65%) Red Hat
3 33 (23.24%) VMware
4 19 (13.38%) Sun
5 16 (11.27%) HP
6 13 (9.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (9.15%) Cisco
7 12 (8.45%) Business Objects
8 11 (7.75%) Symantec
9 10 (7.04%) CheckPoint
9 10 (7.04%) Juniper
10 6 (4.23%) NetApp
10 6 (4.23%) Wind River
11 5 (3.52%) F5
11 5 (3.52%) Crossbeam
11 5 (3.52%) Sourcefire
11 5 (3.52%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.82%) IBM
13 2 (1.41%) Zend
13 2 (1.41%) Nokia
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, shares, flexible working, etc.
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares, pension, bonus, salary review
Posted: 21 days ago
Chippenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 24 days ago