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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 28 50 20
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Linux 84 50 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.69% 4.99% 9.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.43% 21.37% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 74 43 92
Average salary £40,000 £27,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.14% -22.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,925
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.76%
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
276 234 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.25% 23.33% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 249 213 341
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Swindon +23 35 £42,250 +11.18% 8
Chippenham +20 32 £37,750 +0.66% 4
Salisbury - 6 £45,000 -
Calne - 2 £31,250 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 75 (43.60%) Windows
2 69 (40.12%) ITIL
3 60 (34.88%) VMware
4 59 (34.30%) UNIX
5 50 (29.07%) Oracle
6 46 (26.74%) Security Cleared
7 45 (26.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (26.16%) SQL
8 44 (25.58%) Red Hat
9 43 (25.00%) HTML
9 43 (25.00%) Java
10 41 (23.84%) SC Cleared
11 39 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (21.51%) SAN
13 32 (18.60%) TCP/IP
13 32 (18.60%) PHP
14 31 (18.02%) JavaScript
15 30 (17.44%) Solaris
15 30 (17.44%) HP
16 26 (15.12%) Microsoft
16 26 (15.12%) CentOS
17 24 (13.95%) Shell Script
17 24 (13.95%) Symantec
17 24 (13.95%) XML
17 24 (13.95%) SQL Server
18 23 (13.37%) VPN
19 22 (12.79%) Cisco
19 22 (12.79%) J2EE
19 22 (12.79%) Apache
19 22 (12.79%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (12.79%) Apache
2 17 (9.88%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.14%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.14%) JBoss
4 9 (5.23%) WordPress
4 9 (5.23%) nginx
4 9 (5.23%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.07%) IIS
5 7 (4.07%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.33%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.51%) SAN
2 32 (18.60%) TCP/IP
3 23 (13.37%) VPN
4 20 (11.63%) NAS
5 17 (9.88%) DHCP
5 17 (9.88%) DNS
6 15 (8.72%) Firewall
7 14 (8.14%) IPsec
7 14 (8.14%) SSL
8 9 (5.23%) WAN
9 7 (4.07%) Network Security
10 6 (3.49%) Ethernet
11 5 (2.91%) LAN
12 4 (2.33%) VoIP
13 3 (1.74%) SNMP
14 2 (1.16%) Wireless
14 2 (1.16%) Internet
15 1 (0.58%) Multicast
15 1 (0.58%) MRTG
15 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.05%) MySQL
3 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.91%) Big Data
5 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.58%) OLTP
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.58%) OLAP
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (12.21%) Subversion
2 18 (10.47%) Maven
3 16 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.33%) JUnit
5 3 (1.74%) jMock
6 1 (0.58%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (12.79%) Finance
2 21 (12.21%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.63%) Banking
4 12 (6.98%) Advertising
5 10 (5.81%) Marketing
6 8 (4.65%) Games
7 5 (2.91%) Retail
8 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (15.70%) Support Engineer
2 22 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (12.21%) Developer
4 19 (11.05%) Applications Support
5 16 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (8.14%) PHP Developer
6 14 (8.14%) Analyst
7 11 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (5.81%) Administrator
8 10 (5.81%) Server Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Security Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Architect
9 8 (4.65%) Web Developer
9 8 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.00%) HTML
2 24 (13.95%) XML
3 22 (12.79%) J2EE
4 20 (11.63%) JSP
5 14 (8.14%) jQuery
5 14 (8.14%) CSS
6 12 (6.98%) Ajax
6 12 (6.98%) .NET
7 10 (5.81%) Web Services
8 8 (4.65%) Spring
9 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.49%) Middleware
10 5 (2.91%) Java EE
11 4 (2.33%) LAMP
11 4 (2.33%) JSF
12 3 (1.74%) POSIX
13 2 (1.16%) JSTL
13 2 (1.16%) Struts
13 2 (1.16%) XML Schema
13 2 (1.16%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.07%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.91%) Statistics
6 4 (2.33%) Open Source
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.74%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.16%) Clustering
8 2 (1.16%) AS400
8 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
9 1 (0.58%) Economics
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) GIS
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (43.60%) Windows
2 59 (34.30%) UNIX
3 45 (26.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (17.44%) Solaris
5 26 (15.12%) CentOS
6 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (9.30%) SUSE
8 10 (5.81%) HPUX
9 9 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (4.65%) Debian
11 5 (2.91%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.74%) Android
13 3 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.58%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (40.12%) ITIL
2 16 (9.30%) Project Management
3 14 (8.14%) Software Engineering
3 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.56%) Configuration Management
5 12 (6.98%) Change Management
6 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2
6 11 (6.40%) OO
7 10 (5.81%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.81%) Time Management
7 10 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (5.23%) SEO
9 8 (4.65%) Migration
9 8 (4.65%) Process Management
9 8 (4.65%) Analytics
9 8 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.65%) OO PHP
10 7 (4.07%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.16%) SQL
2 43 (25.00%) Java
3 32 (18.60%) PHP
4 31 (18.02%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.95%) Shell Script
6 20 (11.63%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.56%) C++
8 10 (5.81%) VBA
8 10 (5.81%) Delphi
9 9 (5.23%) C
9 9 (5.23%) C#
10 7 (4.07%) Pascal
10 7 (4.07%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.74%) Python
12 2 (1.16%) PHP5
13 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 41 (23.84%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (10.47%) CCNP
5 14 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (8.14%) SCSA
5 14 (8.14%) Sun Certification
6 13 (7.56%) RHCA
7 12 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (6.98%) MCP
8 9 (5.23%) MCSE
9 7 (4.07%) Degree
10 5 (2.91%) CCNA
11 2 (1.16%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.16%) CEH
11 2 (1.16%) OSCP
11 2 (1.16%) OSCE
12 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.58%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.21%) SLA
2 4 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.05%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.72%) vCloud
3 15 (8.72%) vSphere
4 8 (4.65%) Firmware
5 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.16%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) NetBackup
2 8 (4.65%) Nagios
3 7 (4.07%) Puppet
3 7 (4.07%) WSUS
4 4 (2.33%) SCCM
4 4 (2.33%) SCOM
5 3 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.58%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.58%) Legato
7 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 60 (34.88%) VMware
2 50 (29.07%) Oracle
3 44 (25.58%) Red Hat
4 30 (17.44%) HP
5 26 (15.12%) Microsoft
6 24 (13.95%) Symantec
7 22 (12.79%) Cisco
8 21 (12.21%) Sun
9 16 (9.30%) Business Objects
10 14 (8.14%) CheckPoint
11 13 (7.56%) Juniper
12 11 (6.40%) IBM
13 10 (5.81%) F5
14 7 (4.07%) Sourcefire
14 7 (4.07%) Blue Coat
15 6 (3.49%) NetApp
15 6 (3.49%) Wind River
16 5 (2.91%) Crossbeam
17 4 (2.33%) Citrix
18 3 (1.74%) EMC
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On Call plus Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
Posted: 2 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: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + 5% on call bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 38,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire (Bath)
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Gloucester, Chippenham,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago