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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 6.00% 10.29% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 35.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,500 £53,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 16.00% 29.41% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 24 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Dojo
3 4 (50.00%) HL7
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) XMPP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) CTI
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) KVM
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Debian

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (37.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) CTI
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Dojo
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) XMPP
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) COM
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) KVM
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Wokingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago