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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 37 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 65 76 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.00% 6.84% 6.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.84% 27.14% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
345 280 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.86% 25.20% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 323 250 204
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Swindon -12 17 £35,000 -17.15% 11
Chippenham -14 15 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Corsham - 15 £41,000 -
Trowbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Salisbury -3 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Warminster - 1 £22,000 -
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 56 (45.53%) Windows
1 56 (45.53%) VMware
2 34 (27.64%) ITIL
3 33 (26.83%) Security Cleared
4 31 (25.20%) SC Cleared
5 28 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
6 25 (20.33%) Cisco
6 25 (20.33%) Java
6 25 (20.33%) Unix
7 23 (18.70%) SQL
7 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
7 23 (18.70%) TCP/IP
7 23 (18.70%) Firewall
7 23 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (17.07%) SAN
9 20 (16.26%) Oracle
10 19 (15.45%) DNS
11 18 (14.63%) HTML
11 18 (14.63%) Data Centre
12 17 (13.82%) vSphere
12 17 (13.82%) PHP
12 17 (13.82%) Web Services
12 17 (13.82%) Finance
13 16 (13.01%) Service Delivery
13 16 (13.01%) Degree
13 16 (13.01%) OO
14 15 (12.20%) Python
14 15 (12.20%) Eclipse

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (11.38%) Apache
2 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.07%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.07%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.25%) JBoss
5 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.44%) IIS
7 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) SaaS
2 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.88%) IaaS
3 6 (4.88%) PaaS
4 5 (4.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.07%) Heroku
4 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.63%) Office 365
6 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.70%) Firewall
1 23 (18.70%) TCP/IP
2 21 (17.07%) SAN
3 19 (15.45%) DNS
4 12 (9.76%) NAS
4 12 (9.76%) OSPF
4 12 (9.76%) VLAN
4 12 (9.76%) Wireless
5 11 (8.94%) Ethernet
6 10 (8.13%) Network Security
7 8 (6.50%) Internet
7 8 (6.50%) VPN
8 7 (5.69%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.69%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (5.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (5.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (5.69%) IPsec
8 7 (5.69%) PSTN
8 7 (5.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.94%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.94%) MySQL
2 11 (8.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.07%) Big Data
3 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.63%) Ingres
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Eclipse
1 15 (12.20%) NetBeans
2 11 (8.94%) Ant
2 11 (8.94%) Hudson
2 11 (8.94%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.94%) JMeter
2 11 (8.94%) Maven
2 11 (8.94%) Selenium
3 6 (4.88%) FitNesse
4 5 (4.07%) Subversion
5 4 (3.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.81%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) JUnit
7 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.50%) Back Office
3 8 (6.50%) Banking
4 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.44%) Electronics
5 3 (2.44%) Games
6 2 (1.63%) Advertising
6 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.63%) Military
6 2 (1.63%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (21.14%) Developer
2 17 (13.82%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.20%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Java Software Developer
6 10 (8.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (8.13%) Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Technical Leader
8 8 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.88%) Head of Infrastructure
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Manual Test Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.63%) HTML
2 17 (13.82%) Web Services
3 14 (11.38%) REST
4 13 (10.57%) XML
5 12 (9.76%) JPA
5 12 (9.76%) SOAP
5 12 (9.76%) Spring
6 11 (8.94%) EJB
6 11 (8.94%) EJB 3.0
6 11 (8.94%) Java EE
6 11 (8.94%) JSF
6 11 (8.94%) Servlets
7 10 (8.13%) .NET
8 9 (7.32%) LAMP
9 6 (4.88%) CSS
10 5 (4.07%) jQuery
11 4 (3.25%) CSS3
11 4 (3.25%) GWT
11 4 (3.25%) HTML5
11 4 (3.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.07%) VCE vBlock
6 4 (3.25%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.25%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.44%) FMCG
7 3 (2.44%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.63%) PMI
9 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.81%) Derivative
9 1 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.53%) Windows
2 25 (20.33%) Unix
3 12 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.13%) CentOS
4 10 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.81%) AIX
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.81%) Fedora
10 1 (0.81%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.81%) Solaris
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) ITIL
2 23 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.01%) OO
3 16 (13.01%) Service Delivery
4 13 (10.57%) TDD
5 11 (8.94%) BDD
5 11 (8.94%) Change Management
5 11 (8.94%) Network Management
6 10 (8.13%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.13%) SDLC
6 10 (8.13%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (7.32%) Project Management
7 9 (7.32%) Time Management
8 8 (6.50%) DevOps
9 7 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.69%) Integration Testing
9 7 (5.69%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (5.69%) Scrum
9 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.69%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.33%) Java
2 23 (18.70%) SQL
3 17 (13.82%) PHP
4 15 (12.20%) Python
5 12 (9.76%) C#
6 11 (8.94%) Perl
7 10 (8.13%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.50%) C++
10 6 (4.88%) Ruby
11 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
12 4 (3.25%) C
13 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.63%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.81%) Ada
14 1 (0.81%) Delphi
14 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.81%) Progress 4GL
14 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (25.20%) SC Cleared
3 21 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (13.01%) Degree
5 14 (11.38%) CCNA
6 9 (7.32%) CCNP
7 6 (4.88%) ISEB
8 5 (4.07%) EMC Certification
9 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.44%) CCIE
10 3 (2.44%) MCP
10 3 (2.44%) MCSE
10 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) QA
3 4 (3.25%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (22.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.82%) vSphere
3 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
3 14 (11.38%) vCloud
4 6 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.63%) KVM
6 1 (0.81%) Docker
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) CA Spectrum
1 7 (5.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (5.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (5.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 7 (5.69%) Endace
1 7 (5.69%) Nagios
2 3 (2.44%) SCCM
2 3 (2.44%) SCOM
3 2 (1.63%) cPanel
3 2 (1.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (45.53%) VMware
2 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.33%) Cisco
4 20 (16.26%) Oracle
5 11 (8.94%) Dell
6 8 (6.50%) Juniper
7 7 (5.69%) Blue Coat
7 7 (5.69%) CA
7 7 (5.69%) F5
7 7 (5.69%) Intel
7 7 (5.69%) Intel Security
7 7 (5.69%) Lancope
7 7 (5.69%) Nimsoft
7 7 (5.69%) Palo Alto
7 7 (5.69%) Splunk
7 7 (5.69%) Verint
8 5 (4.07%) EMC
9 4 (3.25%) Google
9 4 (3.25%) Sybase
9 4 (3.25%) Zend
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £850000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + pension, bonus,
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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