The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 28 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 74 90 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.88% 9.52% 5.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.08% 37.19% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 82 54
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
246 242 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.86% 25.61% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 223 224 215
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Linux
South West

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -21 33 £37,500 +8.69% 12
Chippenham -3 24 £38,500 -14.44% 8
Salisbury -1 3 £70,000 -
Corsham -7 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Marlborough - 1 £22,500 - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 46 (37.10%) Oracle
2 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
3 38 (30.65%) UNIX
4 37 (29.84%) HTML
5 36 (29.03%) Subversion
6 34 (27.42%) PHP
7 29 (23.39%) CSS
8 28 (22.58%) Web Services
8 28 (22.58%) SQL
8 28 (22.58%) Windows
9 27 (21.77%) Java
9 27 (21.77%) SAN
9 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
10 25 (20.16%) HTML5
10 25 (20.16%) jQuery
10 25 (20.16%) C++
11 24 (19.35%) MySQL
11 24 (19.35%) OO
11 24 (19.35%) Apache
12 23 (18.55%) Red Hat
13 22 (17.74%) MVC
14 21 (16.94%) Backbone.js
15 20 (16.13%) CSS3
16 19 (15.32%) Telecoms
16 19 (15.32%) Solaris
16 19 (15.32%) OOP
16 19 (15.32%) C
17 17 (13.71%) Python
17 17 (13.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (12.90%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 24 (19.35%) Apache
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.06%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.84%) IIS
5 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.03%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.81%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.81%) CMS
9 1 (0.81%) Node.js
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) SaaS
2 4 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.77%) SAN
2 13 (10.48%) LTE
2 13 (10.48%) 4G
3 11 (8.87%) Wireless
4 8 (6.45%) Internet
4 8 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.65%) DHCP
5 7 (5.65%) DNS
6 6 (4.84%) NAS
6 6 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (4.84%) 3G
7 5 (4.03%) SNMP
8 4 (3.23%) Firewall
8 4 (3.23%) WAN
8 4 (3.23%) WCDMA
8 4 (3.23%) HTTP
8 4 (3.23%) VPN
8 4 (3.23%) LAN
9 3 (2.42%) IPsec
9 3 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.35%) MySQL
2 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.48%) Oracle Database
5 11 (8.87%) RDBMS
6 9 (7.26%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (4.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.03%) HBase
9 5 (4.03%) Big Data
9 5 (4.03%) Voldemort
9 5 (4.03%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.03%) CouchDB
9 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
9 5 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (29.03%) Subversion
2 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.87%) JIRA
4 9 (7.26%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.45%) Selenium
5 8 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.45%) Maven
5 8 (6.45%) JDeveloper
5 8 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.65%) Ant
7 6 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (3.23%) NetBeans
8 4 (3.23%) JUnit
9 3 (2.42%) LabVIEW
9 3 (2.42%) JMeter
9 3 (2.42%) Hudson
10 2 (1.61%) Valgrind
10 2 (1.61%) CppUnit
10 2 (1.61%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (15.32%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.90%) Finance
3 7 (5.65%) Back Office
4 6 (4.84%) Retail
5 5 (4.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.03%) Local Government
6 4 (3.23%) Games
7 3 (2.42%) Electronics
7 3 (2.42%) Marketing
8 2 (1.61%) Banking
9 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (30.65%) Developer
2 17 (13.71%) Web Developer
3 12 (9.68%) Consultant
3 12 (9.68%) Analyst
3 12 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.87%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) Graduate
6 9 (7.26%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.65%) UNIX Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.65%) Administrator
8 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.65%) Graduate Web Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Development Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Development Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.84%) HTML
2 29 (23.39%) CSS
3 28 (22.58%) Web Services
4 25 (20.16%) HTML5
4 25 (20.16%) jQuery
5 21 (16.94%) Backbone.js
6 20 (16.13%) CSS3
7 15 (12.10%) XML
8 13 (10.48%) XSLT
9 10 (8.06%) Zend Framework
10 7 (5.65%) POSIX
10 7 (5.65%) Middleware
10 7 (5.65%) Spring
10 7 (5.65%) JSF
10 7 (5.65%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (4.84%) .NET
11 6 (4.84%) SOAP
12 5 (4.03%) DHTML
12 5 (4.03%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (4.03%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (4.84%) Device Driver
3 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.23%) Clustering
4 4 (3.23%) NHS
5 3 (2.42%) EMV
5 3 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.61%) GIS
6 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.81%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (30.65%) UNIX
2 28 (22.58%) Windows
3 19 (15.32%) Solaris
4 17 (13.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.48%) SUSE
6 6 (4.84%) HPUX
7 5 (4.03%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (4.03%) CentOS
8 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.61%) Android
11 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.81%) VMS
11 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) OO
2 22 (17.74%) MVC
3 19 (15.32%) OOP
4 15 (12.10%) Software Engineering
5 10 (8.06%) Service Delivery
5 10 (8.06%) ITIL
6 9 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.26%) High Availability
7 8 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (6.45%) Workflow
7 8 (6.45%) SOA
8 7 (5.65%) ERP
8 7 (5.65%) CRM
8 7 (5.65%) BPEL
8 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.84%) Performance Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.84%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) JavaScript
2 34 (27.42%) PHP
3 28 (22.58%) SQL
4 27 (21.77%) Java
5 25 (20.16%) C++
6 19 (15.32%) C
7 17 (13.71%) Python
8 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
9 14 (11.29%) Perl
10 11 (8.87%) PL/SQL
11 9 (7.26%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.42%) XQuery
12 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.61%) Groovy
13 2 (1.61%) SQR
13 2 (1.61%) C#
14 1 (0.81%) VBScript
14 1 (0.81%) VB
14 1 (0.81%) Progress 4GL
14 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) SCSA
4 6 (4.84%) RHCA
4 6 (4.84%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.42%) MCSE
5 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.42%) CCNA
6 2 (1.61%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) ISEB
7 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) SLA
2 9 (7.26%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.42%) XenApp
2 3 (2.42%) vSphere
3 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.61%) Postfix
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.61%) NFS
3 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.81%) vCloud
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (11.29%) NetBackup
2 12 (9.68%) EMC NetWorker
2 12 (9.68%) Backup Exec
2 12 (9.68%) Legato
3 7 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.65%) Puppet
4 4 (3.23%) Cacti
4 4 (3.23%) Nagios
5 2 (1.61%) Ganglia
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.81%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.81%) SCCM
6 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (37.10%) Oracle
2 23 (18.55%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.10%) NetApp
4 14 (11.29%) Cisco
4 14 (11.29%) Sun
5 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
6 12 (9.68%) CommVault
6 12 (9.68%) HP
6 12 (9.68%) EMC
7 11 (8.87%) VMware
7 11 (8.87%) Zend
8 9 (7.26%) Citrix
8 9 (7.26%) Veritas
8 9 (7.26%) 3PAR
9 7 (5.65%) CA
10 5 (4.03%) JBoss
10 5 (4.03%) Siebel
11 4 (3.23%) F5
11 4 (3.23%) Broadcom
11 4 (3.23%) Juniper
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £22000.00 - £330000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 8 days ago
Heelis, Kemble Drive, Swindon, Wiltshire.
The National Trust
Salary: Circa £28,000 pa
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury Marlborough Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £35k + £4k car allowance + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 30+ days ago
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