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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 29 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 76 58 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.57% 6.11% 8.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.48% 24.27% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 73
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
287 239 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 28.59% 25.16% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 222 212 200
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,450 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 28 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Salisbury +4 19 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Swindon -6 19 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Malmesbury - 2 £31,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 68 (47.89%) Windows
2 53 (37.32%) Oracle
3 47 (33.10%) Java
4 39 (27.46%) UNIX
5 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
5 35 (24.65%) ITIL
5 35 (24.65%) Security Cleared
6 34 (23.94%) Red Hat
7 32 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (21.83%) .NET
8 31 (21.83%) Degree
9 29 (20.42%) C++
9 29 (20.42%) Tomcat
10 28 (19.72%) C
10 28 (19.72%) VMware
11 27 (19.01%) SQL
12 25 (17.61%) HTML
12 25 (17.61%) Software Engineering
13 23 (16.20%) Solaris
13 23 (16.20%) CRM
13 23 (16.20%) CentOS
14 22 (15.49%) IIS
14 22 (15.49%) Shell Script
15 21 (14.79%) SaaS
15 21 (14.79%) SC Cleared
16 20 (14.08%) MySQL
16 20 (14.08%) SharePoint
16 20 (14.08%) Dynamics CRM
17 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
17 19 (13.38%) PHP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 29 (20.42%) Tomcat
2 22 (15.49%) IIS
3 20 (14.08%) SharePoint
4 11 (7.75%) Apache
5 9 (6.34%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.52%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.41%) WordPress
7 2 (1.41%) nginx
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) Drupal
8 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (14.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.79%) SaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.68%) TCP/IP
2 14 (9.86%) DNS
2 14 (9.86%) DHCP
2 14 (9.86%) Firewall
2 14 (9.86%) NAS
3 12 (8.45%) SAN
4 11 (7.75%) VPN
5 9 (6.34%) HTTP
6 7 (4.93%) IPsec
7 6 (4.23%) SSL
8 5 (3.52%) Network Security
8 5 (3.52%) FTP
8 5 (3.52%) SMTP
8 5 (3.52%) X.400
8 5 (3.52%) DMZ
9 4 (2.82%) WebEx
10 3 (2.11%) WAN
11 2 (1.41%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.41%) IPv4
11 2 (1.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.08%) MySQL
3 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.41%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.41%) HBase
5 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.41%) Voldemort
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (9.15%) Subversion
2 11 (7.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.34%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (6.34%) Maven
4 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.41%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.41%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.70%) StarTeam
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
2 14 (9.86%) Electronics
3 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.04%) Banking
5 9 (6.34%) Advertising
6 8 (5.63%) Manufacturing
7 6 (4.23%) Games
7 6 (4.23%) Marketing
8 3 (2.11%) Retail
8 3 (2.11%) Back Office
9 1 (0.70%) Military
9 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (21.83%) Applications Support
2 30 (21.13%) Support Engineer
3 20 (14.08%) Software Engineer
4 19 (13.38%) Administrator
5 18 (12.68%) Analyst
5 18 (12.68%) Applications Support Engineer
5 18 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (11.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 15 (10.56%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (8.45%) Developer
10 10 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (6.34%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (6.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (5.63%) Network Engineer
12 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (4.23%) Data Analyst
13 6 (4.23%) Solaris Administrator
13 6 (4.23%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.83%) .NET
2 25 (17.61%) HTML
3 16 (11.27%) J2EE
4 12 (8.45%) jQuery
4 12 (8.45%) Web Services
5 10 (7.04%) XML
6 9 (6.34%) JSP
7 7 (4.93%) CSS
8 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.82%) JMS
9 4 (2.82%) SOAP
10 3 (2.11%) XSLT
10 3 (2.11%) Spring
11 2 (1.41%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.41%) LAMP
11 2 (1.41%) Java EE
11 2 (1.41%) Struts
11 2 (1.41%) Servlets
11 2 (1.41%) Middleware
11 2 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.75%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.52%) CESG
4 5 (3.52%) Clustering
5 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.11%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.11%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.41%) DTV
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (47.89%) Windows
2 39 (27.46%) UNIX
3 32 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (16.20%) Solaris
4 23 (16.20%) CentOS
5 10 (7.04%) SUSE
6 7 (4.93%) Debian
7 6 (4.23%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.52%) HPUX
9 4 (2.82%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.70%) Android
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.65%) ITIL
2 25 (17.61%) Software Engineering
3 23 (16.20%) CRM
4 11 (7.75%) Change Management
5 6 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (4.23%) Configuration Management
5 6 (4.23%) Data Transformation
5 6 (4.23%) Analytics
6 5 (3.52%) DevOps
6 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (2.82%) Programme Management
7 4 (2.82%) Web Development
7 4 (2.82%) Project Management
7 4 (2.82%) Test Scripting
7 4 (2.82%) High Availability
8 3 (2.11%) ERP
8 3 (2.11%) SOA
8 3 (2.11%) UML
8 3 (2.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.10%) Java
2 29 (20.42%) C++
3 28 (19.72%) C
4 27 (19.01%) SQL
5 22 (15.49%) Shell Script
6 19 (13.38%) JavaScript
6 19 (13.38%) PHP
7 11 (7.75%) Embedded C
8 10 (7.04%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.34%) C#
9 9 (6.34%) Python
10 5 (3.52%) Perl
11 4 (2.82%) XPath
11 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.11%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.41%) XQuery
14 1 (0.70%) Pascal
14 1 (0.70%) Delphi
14 1 (0.70%) VBA
14 1 (0.70%) Ada
Qualifications
1 35 (24.65%) Security Cleared
2 31 (21.83%) Degree
3 21 (14.79%) SC Cleared
4 16 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.04%) SCSA
5 10 (7.04%) Sun Certification
6 8 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.63%) RHCA
6 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.63%) CCNP
6 8 (5.63%) CCNA
7 7 (4.93%) MCSE
8 6 (4.23%) MCP
9 5 (3.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.52%) CISSP
10 3 (2.11%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.41%) MCSA
11 2 (1.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.04%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 16 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.45%) vSphere
3 8 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.23%) vCloud
5 4 (2.82%) Firmware
6 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.41%) KVM
7 1 (0.70%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) Puppet
2 6 (4.23%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.82%) Nagios
4 3 (2.11%) SCCM
4 3 (2.11%) SCOM
4 3 (2.11%) WSUS
5 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.70%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.70%) Opsview
6 1 (0.70%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 53 (37.32%) Oracle
2 34 (23.94%) Red Hat
3 28 (19.72%) VMware
4 18 (12.68%) Microsoft
5 17 (11.97%) Sun
5 17 (11.97%) HP
6 16 (11.27%) Cisco
7 9 (6.34%) Business Objects
7 9 (6.34%) Symantec
8 7 (4.93%) NetApp
9 6 (4.23%) CheckPoint
9 6 (4.23%) Juniper
9 6 (4.23%) Wind River
10 3 (2.11%) Dell
11 2 (1.41%) Progress
11 2 (1.41%) Siebel
11 2 (1.41%) SAP
11 2 (1.41%) Informatica
11 2 (1.41%) Nokia
11 2 (1.41%) Citrix
Salisbury, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Calne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Explore Group
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
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