The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham 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 Wokingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 18 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 4.23% 14.63% 4.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 28.57% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 39.44% 51.22% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 42
Average salary £30,000 £43,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% -18.09%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Berkshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Linux
Salary Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Wokingham region.

Linux Salary Trend in Wokingham

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) KVM
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Dojo
5 2 (22.22%) HL7
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) XMPP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) CTI
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Packager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) XMPP
1 2 (22.22%) Dojo
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (22.22%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) HL7
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Wokingham, Berkshire
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