Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 18 23
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 127 246 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.46% 9.00% 9.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.16% 34.79% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 118 205 259
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £55,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 451 707 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.37% 25.87% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 322 510 560
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +2.74% -
10th Percentile £23,075 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,425 £58,200 £57,625
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% -4.71%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Buckinghamshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Buckinghamshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Linux in Buckinghamshire

Linux
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -20 90 £52,500 +16.67% 18
Gerrards Cross +1 10 £55,000 +2.33%
High Wycombe +6 9 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Buckingham 0 5 £50,000 +53.85%
Newport Pagnell -2 2 £23,500 +6.82% 1
Marlow -11 2 £31,000 -
Chesham - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.28%) Windows
3 35 (27.56%) Python
4 33 (25.98%) MySQL
4 33 (25.98%) Software Engineering
5 32 (25.20%) JavaScript
5 32 (25.20%) PHP
5 32 (25.20%) SQL
6 30 (23.62%) AWS
7 29 (22.83%) Azure
7 29 (22.83%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
8 27 (21.26%) Degree
8 27 (21.26%) SaaS
8 27 (21.26%) DevOps
9 26 (20.47%) Self-Motivation
10 25 (19.69%) Apache
11 24 (18.90%) HTML
12 22 (17.32%) Jenkins
13 21 (16.54%) Capacity Planning
13 21 (16.54%) Docker
14 20 (15.75%) Bash Shell
14 20 (15.75%) SQL Server
15 19 (14.96%) XML
15 19 (14.96%) Git (software)
15 19 (14.96%) Office 365
16 18 (14.17%) PowerShell
16 18 (14.17%) Firewall
16 18 (14.17%) SLA
17 17 (13.39%) IBM

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 25 (19.69%) Apache
2 15 (11.81%) nginx
3 12 (9.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.36%) Confluence
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.57%) CMS
6 2 (1.57%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) Moodle
7 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
1 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.62%) AWS
2 29 (22.83%) Azure
3 27 (21.26%) SaaS
4 19 (14.96%) Office 365
5 8 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (6.30%) GCP
6 6 (4.72%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (4.72%) IaaS
6 6 (4.72%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (4.72%) PaaS
6 6 (4.72%) Serverless
7 4 (3.15%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.57%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.79%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.17%) Firewall
2 8 (6.30%) Internet
2 8 (6.30%) VPN
3 7 (5.51%) Ethernet
3 7 (5.51%) LAN
3 7 (5.51%) WAN
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.94%) DNS
5 4 (3.15%) MPLS
5 4 (3.15%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.15%) Wireless
6 3 (2.36%) DHCP
6 3 (2.36%) VoIP
7 2 (1.57%) Broadband
7 2 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.79%) ADSL
8 1 (0.79%) CTI
8 1 (0.79%) SNMP
8 1 (0.79%) SSL
8 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.98%) MySQL
2 20 (15.75%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.45%) Redis
4 11 (8.66%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.94%) Big Data
6 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.15%) Cloudera CDH
7 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.36%) GIS
9 2 (1.57%) QGIS
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.79%) Impala
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Jenkins
2 19 (14.96%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.45%) JIRA
4 6 (4.72%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.36%) JUnit
5 3 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.57%) Maven
6 2 (1.57%) Subversion
6 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.79%) AppScan
7 1 (0.79%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.79%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.79%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (11.02%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.51%) Billing
4 6 (4.72%) Retail
5 5 (3.94%) Automotive
6 3 (2.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.79%) Punjabi Language
7 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 19 (14.96%) Applications Support
2 16 (12.60%) Developer
2 16 (12.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.81%) Administrator
4 12 (9.45%) Architect
5 11 (8.66%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (7.87%) Application Development Manager
6 10 (7.87%) Applications Development Manager
6 10 (7.87%) Applications Manager
6 10 (7.87%) Applications Support Manager
6 10 (7.87%) DBA
6 10 (7.87%) Development Manager
6 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.87%) MySQL DBA
6 10 (7.87%) Support Manager
7 9 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.90%) HTML
2 19 (14.96%) XML
3 15 (11.81%) LAMP
4 13 (10.24%) CSS
5 11 (8.66%) RESTful
5 11 (8.66%) Web Services
6 10 (7.87%) JSON
7 8 (6.30%) REST
8 7 (5.51%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (5.51%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (5.51%) React
9 6 (4.72%) Behat
9 6 (4.72%) Enzyme
9 6 (4.72%) Jest
9 6 (4.72%) Redux
10 5 (3.94%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.94%) Spring
11 3 (2.36%) .NET
11 3 (2.36%) Java EE
11 3 (2.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (9.45%) Replication
4 10 (7.87%) Private Cloud
5 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (5.51%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.72%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.15%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.15%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.36%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.36%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.57%) User Experience
10 1 (0.79%) Analogue Electronics
10 1 (0.79%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.79%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.28%) Windows
2 16 (12.60%) Unix
3 10 (7.87%) FreeBSD
4 9 (7.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.15%) CentOS
5 4 (3.15%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) Debian
7 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.79%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.79%) VMS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.98%) Software Engineering
3 29 (22.83%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (21.26%) DevOps
5 21 (16.54%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (12.60%) Data Modelling
7 13 (10.24%) High Availability
7 13 (10.24%) Open Source
7 13 (10.24%) SDLC
8 12 (9.45%) CRM
9 11 (8.66%) Data Security
9 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 11 (8.66%) Patch Management
9 11 (8.66%) Performance Analysis
9 11 (8.66%) Proactive Monitoring
10 10 (7.87%) Configuration Management
10 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Automation
10 10 (7.87%) ITIL
10 10 (7.87%) OO
10 10 (7.87%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.56%) Python
2 32 (25.20%) JavaScript
2 32 (25.20%) PHP
2 32 (25.20%) SQL
3 20 (15.75%) Bash Shell
4 18 (14.17%) PowerShell
5 14 (11.02%) C
6 13 (10.24%) Java
7 11 (8.66%) C++
7 11 (8.66%) Ruby
8 6 (4.72%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.15%) C#
9 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.36%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.57%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.57%) Magik
11 2 (1.57%) Scala
12 1 (0.79%) ANSI C
12 1 (0.79%) ES6
12 1 (0.79%) ES8
Qualifications
1 27 (21.26%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.72%) CCNP
5 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.15%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (3.15%) CREST Certified
6 4 (3.15%) Tigerscheme
7 3 (2.36%) CCNA
8 2 (1.57%) CCIE
8 2 (1.57%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.79%) CCDP
9 1 (0.79%) CEH
9 1 (0.79%) CISSP
9 1 (0.79%) GPEN
9 1 (0.79%) GWAPT
9 1 (0.79%) OSCP
9 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.17%) SLA
2 4 (3.15%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (16.54%) Docker
2 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.94%) Firmware
3 5 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.57%) HDFS
5 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.57%) vSphere
5 2 (1.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.79%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (10.24%) Kubernetes
3 11 (8.66%) Puppet
4 7 (5.51%) Terraform
5 5 (3.94%) Ansible
6 4 (3.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.79%) Grafana
7 1 (0.79%) Nmap
7 1 (0.79%) Packer
7 1 (0.79%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.39%) IBM
3 11 (8.66%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (5.51%) Cisco
4 7 (5.51%) Google
4 7 (5.51%) SAP
4 7 (5.51%) Xero
5 6 (4.72%) BT
5 6 (4.72%) Fujitsu
6 5 (3.94%) VMware
7 4 (3.15%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.15%) Meraki
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle
8 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.57%) Citrix
9 2 (1.57%) Dell
9 2 (1.57%) Sophos
9 2 (1.57%) Talend
10 1 (0.79%) Splunk
10 1 (0.79%) Veeam