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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 27 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 90 49 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.78% 5.01% 8.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.64% 17.88% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 79 46 64
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
351 274 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.34% 28.02% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 296 237 211
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Chippenham +13 25 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Swindon +10 22 £39,000 -2.50% 12
Salisbury - 21 £45,000 - 1
Malmesbury - 4 £31,500 -
Trowbridge -7 2 £26,750 +13.82%
Corsham +7 1 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 76 (49.35%) Windows
2 56 (36.36%) Java
3 55 (35.71%) Oracle
4 40 (25.97%) Security Cleared
5 38 (24.68%) ITIL
6 36 (23.38%) SQL Server
6 36 (23.38%) Degree
7 35 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 34 (22.08%) VMware
9 33 (21.43%) SQL
9 33 (21.43%) UNIX
10 30 (19.48%) .NET
10 30 (19.48%) C++
11 28 (18.18%) C
12 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
13 26 (16.88%) Tomcat
13 26 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (16.23%) CRM
14 25 (16.23%) HTML
15 23 (14.94%) IIS
15 23 (14.94%) Red Hat
15 23 (14.94%) Firewall
16 22 (14.29%) SC Cleared
16 22 (14.29%) SaaS
17 21 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
17 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
18 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
18 20 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (12.34%) CentOS
19 19 (12.34%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 26 (16.88%) Tomcat
2 23 (14.94%) IIS
3 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.19%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.19%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.90%) Apache
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.65%) Drupal
8 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.95%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.29%) SaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.94%) Firewall
2 19 (12.34%) TCP/IP
3 17 (11.04%) DNS
3 17 (11.04%) DHCP
4 11 (7.14%) HTTP
4 11 (7.14%) NAS
5 10 (6.49%) SAN
5 10 (6.49%) VPN
6 8 (5.19%) SSL
6 8 (5.19%) IPsec
7 7 (4.55%) Network Security
7 7 (4.55%) DMZ
7 7 (4.55%) X.400
7 7 (4.55%) SMTP
7 7 (4.55%) FTP
8 5 (3.25%) WAN
9 4 (2.60%) LAN
9 4 (2.60%) WebEx
10 3 (1.95%) LTE
10 3 (1.95%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.04%) MySQL
3 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.30%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.30%) HBase
6 2 (1.30%) Voldemort
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.09%) Subversion
3 13 (8.44%) Maven
4 9 (5.84%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.84%) NetBeans
5 8 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (3.90%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.25%) Hudson
7 5 (3.25%) Selenium
7 5 (3.25%) JMeter
8 3 (1.95%) JDeveloper
8 3 (1.95%) Ant
9 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
10 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
General
1 19 (12.34%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Electronics
3 11 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.84%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.19%) Retail
6 7 (4.55%) Banking
6 7 (4.55%) Games
7 6 (3.90%) Advertising
8 5 (3.25%) Marketing
9 4 (2.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.65%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.65%) Military
10 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Support Engineer
2 31 (20.13%) Applications Support
3 23 (14.94%) Software Engineer
4 19 (12.34%) Applications Support Engineer
5 18 (11.69%) Developer
6 15 (9.74%) Analyst
7 14 (9.09%) Administrator
7 14 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.14%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.19%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.55%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) Junior
12 5 (3.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.48%) .NET
2 25 (16.23%) HTML
3 16 (10.39%) Web Services
4 15 (9.74%) J2EE
5 12 (7.79%) jQuery
6 11 (7.14%) XML
7 9 (5.84%) Spring
8 8 (5.19%) JSP
9 7 (4.55%) SOAP
9 7 (4.55%) JSF
9 7 (4.55%) Java EE
9 7 (4.55%) CSS
10 5 (3.25%) JPA
10 5 (3.25%) EJB 3.0
10 5 (3.25%) EJB
11 4 (2.60%) Servlets
11 4 (2.60%) XSLT
11 4 (2.60%) JMS
11 4 (2.60%) Middleware
11 4 (2.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.55%) CESG
5 4 (2.60%) Clustering
6 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.95%) DTV
6 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.95%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.95%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.95%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.30%) Statistics
7 2 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 76 (49.35%) Windows
2 33 (21.43%) UNIX
3 26 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (12.34%) CentOS
5 14 (9.09%) Solaris
6 5 (3.25%) SUSE
6 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.25%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.25%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.25%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.60%) Android
7 4 (2.60%) Debian
7 4 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.30%) HPUX
9 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) AIX
10 1 (0.65%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.68%) ITIL
2 35 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 25 (16.23%) CRM
4 11 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (4.55%) Change Management
5 7 (4.55%) UML
6 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (3.90%) Software Testing
6 6 (3.90%) DevOps
7 5 (3.25%) Test Scripting
7 5 (3.25%) Programme Management
7 5 (3.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.25%) SOA
8 4 (2.60%) ETL
8 4 (2.60%) ERP
8 4 (2.60%) OO
8 4 (2.60%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.60%) Workflow
8 4 (2.60%) Web Development
8 4 (2.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.36%) Java
2 33 (21.43%) SQL
3 30 (19.48%) C++
4 28 (18.18%) C
5 18 (11.69%) PHP
6 15 (9.74%) Python
6 15 (9.74%) JavaScript
6 15 (9.74%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 10 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.19%) C#
10 7 (4.55%) Perl
11 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.60%) XPath
11 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.95%) XQuery
12 3 (1.95%) Ada
13 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.65%) Ruby
14 1 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (25.97%) Security Cleared
2 36 (23.38%) Degree
3 22 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.04%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.49%) CCNA
6 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.19%) MCSE
8 7 (4.55%) CCNP
8 7 (4.55%) CISSP
8 7 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.90%) MCP
10 5 (3.25%) Sun Certification
10 5 (3.25%) SCSA
11 4 (2.60%) RHCA
12 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.95%) MCSA
12 3 (1.95%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
13 2 (1.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) SLA
2 7 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 20 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (11.69%) vSphere
3 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.90%) vCloud
5 3 (1.95%) KVM
5 3 (1.95%) Firmware
5 3 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.65%) XenApp
7 1 (0.65%) Docker
7 1 (0.65%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) Puppet
2 5 (3.25%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.25%) SCOM
3 3 (1.95%) SCCM
3 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.30%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.30%) Nagios
4 2 (1.30%) WSUS
5 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.65%) Cacti
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.65%) Salt
5 1 (0.65%) Opsview
5 1 (0.65%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 55 (35.71%) Oracle
2 34 (22.08%) VMware
3 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
4 23 (14.94%) Red Hat
5 18 (11.69%) Cisco
6 16 (10.39%) HP
7 9 (5.84%) Sun
8 8 (5.19%) Business Objects
9 6 (3.90%) Juniper
9 6 (3.90%) Symantec
10 5 (3.25%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.60%) Citrix
11 4 (2.60%) NetApp
12 3 (1.95%) Informatica
12 3 (1.95%) SAP
12 3 (1.95%) Siebel
12 3 (1.95%) Dell
12 3 (1.95%) Wind River
13 2 (1.30%) Progress
13 2 (1.30%) Nokia
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Calne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Gloucester, Clevedon, Swindon, United...
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Salary: £25-41,000 + Great Bens
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Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wiltshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago