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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 30 25 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 78 79 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.37% 7.98% 14.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.41% 31.10% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75 59 167
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,064 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,300 £55,000
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
348 254 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.41% 25.66% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 293 217 412
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -10 27 £32,500 -33.67% 7
Swindon -22 20 £31,000 -13.88% 6
Corsham - 6 £30,500 -
Trowbridge -1 4 £23,500 -17.54%
Salisbury -7 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 51 (37.23%) Oracle
2 48 (35.04%) Windows
3 38 (27.74%) Java
4 36 (26.28%) UNIX
5 35 (25.55%) Subversion
6 32 (23.36%) SQL
7 31 (22.63%) MySQL
8 25 (18.25%) ITIL
8 25 (18.25%) VMware
9 24 (17.52%) XML
9 24 (17.52%) SQL Server
9 24 (17.52%) C++
10 23 (16.79%) SAN
11 20 (14.60%) HTML
11 20 (14.60%) Security Cleared
12 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
13 18 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
14 17 (12.41%) RESTful
14 17 (12.41%) Embedded Systems
14 17 (12.41%) Finance
14 17 (12.41%) JavaScript
14 17 (12.41%) Red Hat
14 17 (12.41%) Shell Script
15 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
15 16 (11.68%) Cisco
15 16 (11.68%) MVC
16 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
16 15 (10.95%) C
16 15 (10.95%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (8.76%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.03%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.30%) Drupal
4 9 (6.57%) WordPress
5 8 (5.84%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.92%) Apache
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.46%) CMS
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.46%) IIS
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Office
2 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.73%) AWD
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) SaaS
2 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.73%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Heroku
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.79%) SAN
2 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.95%) LTE
3 15 (10.95%) 4G
4 9 (6.57%) VPN
4 9 (6.57%) Wireless
4 9 (6.57%) IPsec
5 8 (5.84%) NAS
6 7 (5.11%) SSL
7 6 (4.38%) DNS
7 6 (4.38%) DHCP
7 6 (4.38%) Internet
7 6 (4.38%) 3G
7 6 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (3.65%) Firewall
9 4 (2.92%) HTTP
9 4 (2.92%) WCDMA
9 4 (2.92%) MRTG
10 2 (1.46%) Broadband
10 2 (1.46%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.63%) MySQL
2 24 (17.52%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.57%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.84%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.65%) Ingres
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.19%) Big Data
8 3 (2.19%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.73%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (25.55%) Subversion
2 13 (9.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.30%) Maven
3 10 (7.30%) JIRA
3 10 (7.30%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.38%) Ant
5 6 (4.38%) JUnit
5 6 (4.38%) Selenium
6 5 (3.65%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.92%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (2.19%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.46%) JMeter
9 2 (1.46%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.46%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.46%) Valgrind
9 2 (1.46%) Hudson
9 2 (1.46%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.73%) Artifactory
General
1 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.41%) Finance
3 7 (5.11%) Banking
4 6 (4.38%) Retail
5 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.92%) Advertising
6 4 (2.92%) Back Office
6 4 (2.92%) Electronics
7 3 (2.19%) Local Government
8 2 (1.46%) Games
9 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.73%) Marketing
9 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (24.09%) Developer
2 25 (18.25%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Analyst
4 12 (8.76%) Consultant
4 12 (8.76%) Senior Developer
5 11 (8.03%) Architect
6 10 (7.30%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.30%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.57%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (5.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.38%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.38%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.38%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.52%) XML
2 20 (14.60%) HTML
3 17 (12.41%) RESTful
4 15 (10.95%) CSS
5 14 (10.22%) jQuery
6 12 (8.76%) HTML5
6 12 (8.76%) Spring
7 10 (7.30%) JSF
7 10 (7.30%) LAMP
7 10 (7.30%) Web Services
8 9 (6.57%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (6.57%) Laravel
9 8 (5.84%) .NET
9 8 (5.84%) JSON
10 7 (5.11%) POSIX
10 7 (5.11%) JSP
10 7 (5.11%) XSLT
11 6 (4.38%) J2EE
11 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.38%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.11%) Device Driver
3 6 (4.38%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.38%) Internet of Things
4 5 (3.65%) Open Source
5 4 (2.92%) Firmware
6 3 (2.19%) EMV
6 3 (2.19%) GIS
6 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.19%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.19%) Statistics
6 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.46%) AS400
8 1 (0.73%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.73%) DTV
8 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.73%) Physics
8 1 (0.73%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.04%) Windows
2 36 (26.28%) UNIX
3 18 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (10.22%) Solaris
5 11 (8.03%) CentOS
6 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.11%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.65%) SUSE
8 5 (3.65%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.46%) HPUX
9 2 (1.46%) Debian
9 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.46%) Android
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.25%) ITIL
2 16 (11.68%) MVC
3 14 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.22%) OO
4 11 (8.03%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.30%) OOP
5 10 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (6.57%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (6.57%) Scrum
7 8 (5.84%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.84%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.11%) Web Development
8 7 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.11%) Project Management
9 6 (4.38%) TDD
9 6 (4.38%) OOD
9 6 (4.38%) WFM
10 5 (3.65%) Time Management
10 5 (3.65%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (3.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.74%) Java
2 32 (23.36%) SQL
3 24 (17.52%) C++
4 17 (12.41%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.41%) Shell Script
5 15 (10.95%) Python
5 15 (10.95%) C
6 14 (10.22%) Perl
6 14 (10.22%) PHP
7 10 (7.30%) PHP5
8 8 (5.84%) C#
9 7 (5.11%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.38%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.38%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.92%) Groovy
11 4 (2.92%) Ruby
12 3 (2.19%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.46%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.73%) VBA
14 1 (0.73%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.76%) Degree
4 8 (5.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.11%) CCNP
6 3 (2.19%) MCSE
6 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.46%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.46%) SCSA
7 2 (1.46%) RHCA
7 2 (1.46%) CEH
7 2 (1.46%) MCP
7 2 (1.46%) OSCP
7 2 (1.46%) OSCE
8 1 (0.73%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) MCITP
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.73%) PhD
8 1 (0.73%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) QA
3 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (10.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.84%) vSphere
4 7 (5.11%) vCloud
5 5 (3.65%) Terminal Server
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.46%) Xen
6 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.46%) Postfix
7 1 (0.73%) XenApp
7 1 (0.73%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.38%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (3.65%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.65%) Legato
4 4 (2.92%) Nagios
4 4 (2.92%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.73%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 51 (37.23%) Oracle
2 25 (18.25%) VMware
3 17 (12.41%) Red Hat
4 16 (11.68%) Cisco
5 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
6 10 (7.30%) JBoss
6 10 (7.30%) Remedy
7 8 (5.84%) Citrix
8 7 (5.11%) CA
9 6 (4.38%) IBM
9 6 (4.38%) Sun
10 5 (3.65%) HP
10 5 (3.65%) EMC
10 5 (3.65%) Juniper
10 5 (3.65%) CommVault
10 5 (3.65%) NetApp
10 5 (3.65%) F5
11 4 (2.92%) Google
11 4 (2.92%) Symantec
11 4 (2.92%) Broadcom
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £37000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 27 days ago