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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 4.69% - 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
22 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 34.38% 31.82% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -0.76%
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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Netcool
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) CWNA
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CWNA
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus Corporate Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago