The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 43 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 2.80% 2.15% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 28.57% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -20.90%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
25 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 17.48% 7.53% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 29
Median salary £37,500 £39,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +30.83%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Wokingham region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wokingham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Dojo
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Fortran
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) Dojo
1 3 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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