Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 31 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 230 224 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 9.24% 7.74% 7.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.72% 29.28% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 193 210 215
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% +15.97% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +10.47%

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 594 765 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.86% 26.44% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 462 603 525
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,356
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -1.01% -6.96%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £20,850
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 +3 140 £45,000 +12.50% 13
High Wycombe -10 27 £23,000 -51.58% 2
Marlow +31 16 - -
Newport Pagnell - 3 £22,000 -
Aylesbury +25 2 £41,250 -25.00%
Buckingham -1 2 £32,500 -
Amersham -8 1 £62,500 +32.98%
Iver - 1 - - 1
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 128 (55.65%) Windows
2 98 (42.61%) SQL
3 73 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (27.39%) Unix
5 60 (26.09%) HTML
6 56 (24.35%) JavaScript
7 55 (23.91%) Java
7 55 (23.91%) MySQL
8 52 (22.61%) SQL Server
9 46 (20.00%) Oracle
9 46 (20.00%) PHP
10 45 (19.57%) Degree
11 42 (18.26%) Git (software)
11 42 (18.26%) CSS
11 42 (18.26%) Microsoft
12 40 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
13 34 (14.78%) SLA
14 33 (14.35%) Windows Server
15 32 (13.91%) Web Development
16 30 (13.04%) TDD
16 30 (13.04%) VMware
17 29 (12.61%) Scrum
18 28 (12.17%) Finance
19 27 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
20 26 (11.30%) SaaS
20 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
20 26 (11.30%) Docker
20 26 (11.30%) User Experience
21 25 (10.87%) Redis
21 25 (10.87%) Oracle Database

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 21 (9.13%) Apache
2 11 (4.78%) Confluence
3 10 (4.35%) nginx
3 10 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.91%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.17%) CMS
5 5 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.30%) SAS
6 3 (1.30%) WordPress
7 2 (0.87%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.87%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 2 (0.87%) JBoss
7 2 (0.87%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.43%) Liferay
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 40 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.43%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Magento
2 2 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.30%) SaaS
3 19 (8.26%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (8.26%) Serverless
4 18 (7.83%) DigitalOcean
5 13 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (3.04%) IaaS
6 7 (3.04%) PaaS
7 4 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.74%) Office 365
8 3 (1.30%) G Suite
9 1 (0.43%) Akamai
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.43%) GitHub
9 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.43%) Internet
2 20 (8.70%) Firewall
3 13 (5.65%) VoIP
4 11 (4.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.04%) DNS
5 7 (3.04%) LAN
5 7 (3.04%) SAN
5 7 (3.04%) WAN
6 6 (2.61%) ATM
7 5 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.74%) DHCP
8 4 (1.74%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.74%) SNMP
8 4 (1.74%) VPN
9 3 (1.30%) BGP
9 3 (1.30%) IPsec
9 3 (1.30%) MPLS
9 3 (1.30%) OSPF
9 3 (1.30%) TACACS
9 3 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (23.91%) MySQL
2 52 (22.61%) SQL Server
3 25 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 25 (10.87%) Redis
4 9 (3.91%) DB2
4 9 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.17%) Big Data
8 4 (1.74%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.74%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (1.74%) GIS
8 4 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.74%) HBase
8 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.30%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (1.30%) OLTP
9 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.65%) JIRA
3 10 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.04%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.04%) NUnit
5 6 (2.61%) Subversion
6 5 (2.17%) IntelliJ
6 5 (2.17%) Maven
7 4 (1.74%) Ant
7 4 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.74%) Gradle
7 4 (1.74%) JUnit
8 3 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.87%) Appium
9 2 (0.87%) Calabash
9 2 (0.87%) GitLab
9 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.87%) Selenium
9 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.43%) Mockito
General
1 28 (12.17%) Finance
2 18 (7.83%) Hindi Language
2 18 (7.83%) Punjabi Language
2 18 (7.83%) Urdu Language
3 14 (6.09%) French Language
4 11 (4.78%) Banking
5 6 (2.61%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.17%) Automotive
6 5 (2.17%) German Language
6 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.74%) Retail
8 3 (1.30%) Legal
8 3 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.87%) Electronics
9 2 (0.87%) Games
9 2 (0.87%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (23.04%) Developer
2 37 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 20 (8.70%) Administrator
3 20 (8.70%) Consultant
3 20 (8.70%) DBA
3 20 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
3 20 (8.70%) Technical Support
3 20 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
4 19 (8.26%) Analyst
5 16 (6.96%) 1st Line Support
5 16 (6.96%) Implementation Consultant
6 15 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
6 15 (6.52%) SQL DBA
7 14 (6.09%) 1st Line Engineer
7 14 (6.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 14 (6.09%) Architect
7 14 (6.09%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 14 (6.09%) SQL Server DBA
8 13 (5.65%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (5.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.09%) HTML
2 42 (18.26%) CSS
3 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
4 23 (10.00%) Node.js
4 23 (10.00%) XML
5 18 (7.83%) .NET
6 17 (7.39%) Web Services
7 15 (6.52%) LAMP
8 14 (6.09%) Express
8 14 (6.09%) Sails.js
9 11 (4.78%) jQuery
10 10 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (4.35%) RESTful
10 10 (4.35%) Spring
11 9 (3.91%) MEAN Stack
12 8 (3.48%) HTML5
13 7 (3.04%) LINQ
13 7 (3.04%) WCF
13 7 (3.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.30%) User Experience
2 21 (9.13%) Management Information System
3 19 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.83%) Computer Science
4 18 (7.83%) Data Centre
5 13 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (4.35%) Clustering
7 9 (3.91%) HACMP
8 5 (2.17%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.17%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 4 (1.74%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.30%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.30%) Tandem
11 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.87%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 128 (55.65%) Windows
2 63 (27.39%) Unix
3 33 (14.35%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (7.39%) Solaris
6 14 (6.09%) AIX
7 11 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.04%) Windows 10
8 7 (3.04%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.61%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.61%) CentOS
9 6 (2.61%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.17%) Android
11 4 (1.74%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.43%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.43%) FreeRTOS
14 1 (0.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.91%) Web Development
3 30 (13.04%) TDD
4 29 (12.61%) Scrum
5 24 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (10.00%) Project Management
7 21 (9.13%) Validation
8 20 (8.70%) Workflow
9 18 (7.83%) Data Protection
9 18 (7.83%) ITIL
9 18 (7.83%) OO
10 16 (6.96%) SDLC
11 15 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
12 14 (6.09%) MVC
13 13 (5.65%) Change Management
13 13 (5.65%) Database Tuning
14 12 (5.22%) Front End Development
14 12 (5.22%) Software Engineering
15 11 (4.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 98 (42.61%) SQL
2 56 (24.35%) JavaScript
3 55 (23.91%) Java
4 46 (20.00%) PHP
5 23 (10.00%) C#
6 19 (8.26%) ES6
7 18 (7.83%) Python
8 14 (6.09%) ES8
9 12 (5.22%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.78%) Ruby
11 9 (3.91%) C++
11 9 (3.91%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.48%) Bash Shell
13 7 (3.04%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.61%) Java 8
15 4 (1.74%) Perl
16 3 (1.30%) C
16 3 (1.30%) JCL
16 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (19.57%) Degree
2 21 (9.13%) CISSP
3 11 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.48%) CCNA
4 8 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.61%) CEH
5 6 (2.61%) MCSA
5 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.30%) CCA
8 3 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.30%) MCITP
8 3 (1.30%) MCSE
8 3 (1.30%) MCTS
9 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) LPIC
10 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.78%) SLA
2 18 (7.83%) GDPR
3 4 (1.74%) PMO
3 4 (1.74%) QA
4 3 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (11.30%) Docker
2 23 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.91%) GPFS
4 9 (3.91%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.87%) pfSense
9 1 (0.43%) Firmware
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.43%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.35%) Ansible
2 6 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.74%) Nessus
4 3 (1.30%) Puppet
5 2 (0.87%) Ambari
5 2 (0.87%) Control-M
5 2 (0.87%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.87%) SCCM
5 2 (0.87%) SCOM
5 2 (0.87%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.43%) Grafana
6 1 (0.43%) Kibana
6 1 (0.43%) logstash
6 1 (0.43%) Xymon
Vendors
1 46 (20.00%) Oracle
2 42 (18.26%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.04%) VMware
4 19 (8.26%) IBM
5 15 (6.52%) NetApp
6 13 (5.65%) Capita
7 9 (3.91%) Remedy
8 7 (3.04%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.61%) Citrix
9 6 (2.61%) EMC
10 5 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.74%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.74%) Brocade
11 4 (1.74%) HP
11 4 (1.74%) Intel
11 4 (1.74%) Xero
12 3 (1.30%) Cisco
12 3 (1.30%) Cognos
12 3 (1.30%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.30%) Teradata