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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 31 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 93 78 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.34% 7.16% 13.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.96% 29.21% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 89 57 138
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
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
345 267 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 27.23% 24.52% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 293 223 404
Average salary £32,500 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.71%
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 £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 +1 39 £32,500 -26.96% 7
Swindon -15 23 £35,000 -2.77% 4
Corsham +5 4 £30,500 -39.00%
Trowbridge +2 2 £23,000 -30.30%
Salisbury -14 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 55 (39.86%) Windows
2 47 (34.06%) Oracle
3 40 (28.99%) Java
3 40 (28.99%) ITIL
4 37 (26.81%) VMware
5 35 (25.36%) SQL
6 33 (23.91%) Subversion
7 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (22.46%) UNIX
9 28 (20.29%) MySQL
10 27 (19.57%) Security Cleared
11 24 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 24 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (16.67%) HTML
13 21 (15.22%) XML
13 21 (15.22%) SAN
13 21 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
14 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
15 18 (13.04%) PHP
15 18 (13.04%) Red Hat
15 18 (13.04%) Telecoms
16 17 (12.32%) Active Directory
16 17 (12.32%) TCP/IP
16 17 (12.32%) RESTful
17 16 (11.59%) SLA
17 16 (11.59%) Cisco
17 16 (11.59%) MVC
18 14 (10.14%) VPN
18 14 (10.14%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (7.25%) WebLogic
1 10 (7.25%) Drupal
2 9 (6.52%) WordPress
3 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.07%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (1.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Office
2 3 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.72%) AWD
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) SaaS
2 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Heroku
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) SAN
2 17 (12.32%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.14%) VPN
4 11 (7.97%) IPsec
4 11 (7.97%) SSL
4 11 (7.97%) NAS
5 8 (5.80%) Firewall
6 6 (4.35%) Wireless
7 5 (3.62%) MRTG
7 5 (3.62%) 4G
7 5 (3.62%) LTE
8 3 (2.17%) Network Security
8 3 (2.17%) DNS
8 3 (2.17%) DHCP
9 2 (1.45%) WAN
9 2 (1.45%) Broadband
9 2 (1.45%) WiMAX
10 1 (0.72%) SSH
10 1 (0.72%) Multicast
10 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.29%) MySQL
2 20 (14.49%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.07%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.62%) Ingres
5 5 (3.62%) Big Data
6 3 (2.17%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (23.91%) Subversion
2 12 (8.70%) Maven
3 11 (7.97%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.52%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (3.62%) JUnit
7 4 (2.90%) Ant
7 4 (2.90%) Selenium
8 2 (1.45%) jMock
8 2 (1.45%) JIRA
8 2 (1.45%) Hudson
8 2 (1.45%) JMeter
8 2 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.45%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.72%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.72%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.14%) Finance
3 10 (7.25%) Banking
4 4 (2.90%) Retail
4 4 (2.90%) Advertising
5 3 (2.17%) Local Government
5 3 (2.17%) Back Office
6 2 (1.45%) Electronics
6 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 2 (1.45%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.19%) Developer
2 26 (18.84%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (10.87%) Analyst
4 12 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Applications Support
5 11 (7.97%) Architect
6 10 (7.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.25%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.25%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.35%) Consultant
9 6 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) HTML
2 21 (15.22%) XML
3 17 (12.32%) RESTful
4 13 (9.42%) jQuery
4 13 (9.42%) CSS
5 12 (8.70%) J2EE
6 11 (7.97%) Spring
7 10 (7.25%) LAMP
7 10 (7.25%) JSP
7 10 (7.25%) HTML5
8 9 (6.52%) Laravel
8 9 (6.52%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (6.52%) Web Services
9 8 (5.80%) JSF
9 8 (5.80%) Java EE
9 8 (5.80%) JSON
10 6 (4.35%) NHibernate
10 6 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.35%) .NET
10 6 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (5.80%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.62%) Statistics
4 5 (3.62%) Open Source
5 4 (2.90%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.45%) GIS
7 2 (1.45%) AS400
7 2 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 55 (39.86%) Windows
2 31 (22.46%) UNIX
3 21 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (10.14%) CentOS
5 12 (8.70%) Solaris
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.62%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.62%) SUSE
7 5 (3.62%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.45%) Android
9 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.45%) HPUX
9 2 (1.45%) Debian
9 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.99%) ITIL
2 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.59%) MVC
4 10 (7.25%) OOP
4 10 (7.25%) OO
4 10 (7.25%) Service Delivery
4 10 (7.25%) Time Management
5 7 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.07%) Scrum
5 7 (5.07%) Software Engineering
5 7 (5.07%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (5.07%) Web Development
6 6 (4.35%) WFM
6 6 (4.35%) OOD
6 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 6 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.99%) Java
2 35 (25.36%) SQL
3 18 (13.04%) PHP
4 14 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.42%) PowerShell
6 12 (8.70%) C++
6 12 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 10 (7.25%) PHP5
8 8 (5.80%) Perl
9 7 (5.07%) C
9 7 (5.07%) Python
10 6 (4.35%) C#
11 4 (2.90%) Groovy
11 4 (2.90%) Ruby
11 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.17%) VBA
12 3 (2.17%) Delphi
12 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.45%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.70%) CCNP
4 12 (8.70%) Degree
4 12 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.62%) MCP
5 5 (3.62%) MCSE
5 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.45%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.45%) CCNA
6 2 (1.45%) SCSA
6 2 (1.45%) RHCA
6 2 (1.45%) CEH
6 2 (1.45%) OSCP
6 2 (1.45%) OSCE
7 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.72%) PhD
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (12.32%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.70%) vSphere
4 11 (7.97%) vCloud
5 7 (5.07%) Firmware
6 5 (3.62%) Terminal Server
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.45%) Xen
9 1 (0.72%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.62%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (3.62%) Legato
3 5 (3.62%) Nagios
3 5 (3.62%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.62%) Check_MK
4 2 (1.45%) SCCM
4 2 (1.45%) SCOM
5 1 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (34.06%) Oracle
2 37 (26.81%) VMware
3 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 16 (11.59%) Cisco
6 13 (9.42%) HP
7 11 (7.97%) JBoss
8 10 (7.25%) Citrix
9 9 (6.52%) Juniper
9 9 (6.52%) Remedy
9 9 (6.52%) F5
10 8 (5.80%) Symantec
11 6 (4.35%) EMC
11 6 (4.35%) IBM
12 5 (3.62%) Business Objects
12 5 (3.62%) CommVault
12 5 (3.62%) NetApp
13 4 (2.90%) CheckPoint
13 4 (2.90%) Google
13 4 (2.90%) Sun
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £32k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £3000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago