The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 34 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 61 80 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.52% 8.66% 13.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.00% 32.92% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 142
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,080 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 243 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.05% 26.30% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 274 218 338
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
South West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Swindon -20 18 £40,000 +15.94% 7
Corsham - 12 £30,500 -
Chippenham -16 10 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Trowbridge +1 4 £23,500 -29.85%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 52 (39.39%) Oracle
2 41 (31.06%) Windows
3 38 (28.79%) UNIX
4 36 (27.27%) MySQL
5 33 (25.00%) SQL
5 33 (25.00%) Java
6 32 (24.24%) Subversion
7 27 (20.45%) C++
8 26 (19.70%) SAN
9 24 (18.18%) Telecoms
10 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
10 23 (17.42%) XML
11 22 (16.67%) VMware
12 21 (15.91%) HTML
13 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
13 20 (15.15%) Red Hat
13 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
13 20 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (14.39%) C
15 18 (13.64%) Python
16 17 (12.88%) OO
16 17 (12.88%) ITIL
16 17 (12.88%) Solaris
16 17 (12.88%) Perl
16 17 (12.88%) PHP
16 17 (12.88%) Shell Script
16 17 (12.88%) Cisco
16 17 (12.88%) RESTful
17 16 (12.12%) Relational Database
17 16 (12.12%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (9.85%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.82%) Drupal
3 9 (6.82%) WordPress
4 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.55%) IIS
5 5 (3.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.76%) Apache
9 1 (0.76%) CMS
9 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) SaaS
2 4 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) Heroku
4 1 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.70%) SAN
2 15 (11.36%) LTE
2 15 (11.36%) 4G
3 11 (8.33%) Wireless
4 10 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.82%) NAS
6 8 (6.06%) VPN
7 7 (5.30%) Firewall
7 7 (5.30%) IPsec
8 6 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.55%) Internet
8 6 (4.55%) 3G
9 5 (3.79%) DNS
9 5 (3.79%) SSL
9 5 (3.79%) DHCP
9 5 (3.79%) SNMP
10 4 (3.03%) HTTP
10 4 (3.03%) WCDMA
10 4 (3.03%) MRTG
11 2 (1.52%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.27%) MySQL
2 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.85%) Oracle Database
5 12 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (3.79%) Ingres
7 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.03%) Big Data
8 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (2.27%) Voldemort
9 3 (2.27%) JasperReports
9 3 (2.27%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 32 (24.24%) Subversion
2 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.58%) JIRA
4 9 (6.82%) Maven
4 9 (6.82%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.30%) Ant
6 7 (5.30%) Selenium
6 7 (5.30%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (3.79%) JDeveloper
9 4 (3.03%) JUnit
9 4 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (2.27%) Hudson
10 3 (2.27%) JMeter
10 3 (2.27%) LabVIEW
10 3 (2.27%) NetBeans
11 2 (1.52%) CppUnit
11 2 (1.52%) Valgrind
12 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.12%) Finance
3 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.55%) Back Office
3 6 (4.55%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Advertising
4 5 (3.79%) Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Electronics
6 3 (2.27%) Local Government
7 2 (1.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) Developer
2 26 (19.70%) Support Engineer
3 15 (11.36%) Analyst
4 14 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 11 (8.33%) Consultant
6 10 (7.58%) Software Engineer
6 10 (7.58%) PHP Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.82%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.06%) Architect
9 7 (5.30%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Development Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Development Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.42%) XML
2 21 (15.91%) HTML
3 17 (12.88%) RESTful
4 14 (10.61%) CSS
5 12 (9.09%) HTML5
6 11 (8.33%) .NET
7 10 (7.58%) XSLT
7 10 (7.58%) LAMP
7 10 (7.58%) jQuery
8 9 (6.82%) Laravel
8 9 (6.82%) Web Services
8 9 (6.82%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (6.06%) Spring
9 8 (6.06%) JSF
9 8 (6.06%) JSON
10 7 (5.30%) POSIX
11 6 (4.55%) SOAP
11 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.55%) NHibernate
11 6 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (5.30%) Device Driver
3 6 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.55%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.27%) Open Source
4 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.27%) GIS
4 3 (2.27%) EMV
5 2 (1.52%) NHS
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) Clustering
5 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) Physics
6 1 (0.76%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.76%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.06%) Windows
2 38 (28.79%) UNIX
3 20 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (12.88%) Solaris
5 10 (7.58%) SUSE
5 10 (7.58%) CentOS
6 7 (5.30%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (5.30%) HPUX
7 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.79%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.79%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.52%) Android
9 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.88%) ITIL
1 17 (12.88%) OO
2 15 (11.36%) MVC
3 14 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.85%) Software Engineering
5 9 (6.82%) Scrum
5 9 (6.82%) OOP
5 9 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 7 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (5.30%) Web Development
8 6 (4.55%) Project Management
8 6 (4.55%) OOD
8 6 (4.55%) SOA
8 6 (4.55%) WFM
9 5 (3.79%) Performance Testing
9 5 (3.79%) Multithreading
9 5 (3.79%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.00%) Java
1 33 (25.00%) SQL
2 27 (20.45%) C++
3 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.39%) C
5 18 (13.64%) Python
6 17 (12.88%) Perl
6 17 (12.88%) PHP
6 17 (12.88%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.82%) PHP5
7 9 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.06%) C#
9 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.03%) Groovy
10 4 (3.03%) Ruby
11 3 (2.27%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.61%) Degree
4 8 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.30%) Sun Certification
5 7 (5.30%) CCNP
5 7 (5.30%) SCSA
5 7 (5.30%) RHCA
6 6 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.03%) MCSE
7 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.27%) CCNA
9 1 (0.76%) PhD
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.76%) MCITP
9 1 (0.76%) MCP
9 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) SLA
2 8 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.82%) vSphere
4 6 (4.55%) vCloud
5 5 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.79%) Terminal Server
6 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.27%) XenApp
7 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.52%) Postfix
7 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 11 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.58%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (7.58%) Legato
3 6 (4.55%) Nagios
4 5 (3.79%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.27%) Puppet
5 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.52%) Cacti
7 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.76%) SCCM
7 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (39.39%) Oracle
2 22 (16.67%) VMware
3 20 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 17 (12.88%) Cisco
5 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 12 (9.09%) Citrix
7 11 (8.33%) Sun
7 11 (8.33%) NetApp
8 10 (7.58%) EMC
8 10 (7.58%) CommVault
9 9 (6.82%) Remedy
10 8 (6.06%) HP
10 8 (6.06%) JBoss
11 7 (5.30%) Juniper
11 7 (5.30%) CA
11 7 (5.30%) Veritas
11 7 (5.30%) 3PAR
11 7 (5.30%) F5
12 4 (3.03%) Broadcom
12 4 (3.03%) SAP
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
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Roc Search
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
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Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
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