The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 27 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 5.26% 2.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wokingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 29.82% 22.22% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 27
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Linux
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) CWNA
4 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CWNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25k, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago