Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 160 155 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.22% 6.87% 7.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.31% 32.70% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 153 126 202
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88% +8.28%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £26,325
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

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 407 474 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.90% 21.00% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 356 364 565
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +21.21% -12.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,125 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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 +14 133 £43,500 -3.87% 19
High Wycombe -3 10 £43,750 +90.22% 7
Newport Pagnell - 2 £23,500 -
Aylesbury +13 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Marlow +3 1 £72,500 - 2
Buckingham -7 1 £50,000 -
Bletchley - 1 £47,500 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 55 (34.38%) Windows
2 52 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (29.38%) MySQL
4 44 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 43 (26.88%) PHP
6 37 (23.13%) SQL
6 37 (23.13%) JavaScript
6 37 (23.13%) Firewall
6 37 (23.13%) Self-Motivation
7 35 (21.88%) AWS
7 35 (21.88%) DevOps
7 35 (21.88%) HTML
8 32 (20.00%) Oracle
9 29 (18.13%) Java
9 29 (18.13%) Python
10 28 (17.50%) MVC
10 28 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 25 (15.63%) CSS
12 24 (15.00%) SaaS
12 24 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
13 23 (14.38%) Azure
13 23 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (14.38%) VMware
14 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
14 22 (13.75%) SLA
15 21 (13.13%) Git (software)
16 20 (12.50%) Degree
17 19 (11.88%) Ruby
18 18 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
19 17 (10.63%) Laravel

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 15 (9.38%) Apache
2 9 (5.63%) nginx
3 8 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.88%) Confluence
5 3 (1.88%) IIS
6 2 (1.25%) SAS
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.25%) WildFly
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) GoldMine
2 5 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Magento
4 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.88%) AWS
2 24 (15.00%) SaaS
3 23 (14.38%) Azure
4 17 (10.63%) Office 365
5 13 (8.13%) vREST
6 10 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
7 7 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (3.75%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 6 (3.75%) IaaS
8 6 (3.75%) PaaS
9 5 (3.13%) Amazon S3
9 5 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (3.13%) DigitalOcean
9 5 (3.13%) GitHub
9 5 (3.13%) npm
10 4 (2.50%) GCP
11 1 (0.63%) Amazon Cognito
11 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.13%) Firewall
2 15 (9.38%) SAN
3 10 (6.25%) VPN
4 9 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.50%) LAN
5 4 (2.50%) WAN
6 3 (1.88%) BGP
6 3 (1.88%) GLBP
6 3 (1.88%) HSRP
6 3 (1.88%) Internet
6 3 (1.88%) OSPF
6 3 (1.88%) RIP
6 3 (1.88%) SSL
7 2 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.25%) CTI
7 2 (1.25%) MPLS
7 2 (1.25%) VoIP
7 2 (1.25%) Wireless
8 1 (0.63%) DHCP
8 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.38%) MySQL
2 44 (27.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.75%) RDBMS
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.13%) Redis
8 3 (1.88%) GIS
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.63%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (13.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.13%) webpack
4 4 (2.50%) JIRA
4 4 (2.50%) Subversion
5 3 (1.88%) NUnit
5 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.63%) JUnit
7 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (6.88%) Retail
2 8 (5.00%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.75%) Automotive
5 2 (1.25%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.25%) Electronics
5 2 (1.25%) French Language
5 2 (1.25%) German Language
5 2 (1.25%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.25%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Police
Job Titles
1 55 (34.38%) Developer
2 20 (12.50%) Administrator
3 18 (11.25%) PHP Developer
4 16 (10.00%) Architect
4 16 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.75%) .NET Developer
5 14 (8.75%) IT Support
6 13 (8.13%) DBA
6 13 (8.13%) MySQL DBA
6 13 (8.13%) Penetration Tester
6 13 (8.13%) Tester
7 12 (7.50%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Senior IT Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Senior IT Support
7 12 (7.50%) Senior Support Engineer
8 10 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (5.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Junior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.88%) HTML
2 25 (15.63%) CSS
3 17 (10.63%) Laravel
4 15 (9.38%) LAMP
5 14 (8.75%) .NET
5 14 (8.75%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (8.75%) RESTful
6 12 (7.50%) jQuery
7 11 (6.88%) .NET Framework
7 11 (6.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (6.25%) XML
9 9 (5.63%) AngularJS
10 8 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (5.00%) JSON
10 8 (5.00%) Web Services
11 6 (3.75%) Node.js
11 6 (3.75%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.13%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (10.63%) Replication
4 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.88%) Private Cloud
6 8 (5.00%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.00%) User Experience
7 6 (3.75%) Public Cloud
8 5 (3.13%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.88%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.25%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.25%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.25%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.25%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.38%) Windows
2 16 (10.00%) Android
2 16 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 14 (8.75%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.75%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.50%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.50%) Unix
7 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.63%) CentOS
9 1 (0.63%) Debian
9 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.88%) DevOps
3 28 (17.50%) MVC
4 24 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 23 (14.38%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.00%) Patch Management
8 15 (9.38%) Computer Science
9 13 (8.13%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (8.13%) Data Modelling
9 13 (8.13%) Data Security
9 13 (8.13%) High Availability
9 13 (8.13%) Information Assurance
9 13 (8.13%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (8.13%) Performance Analysis
9 13 (8.13%) SDLC
9 13 (8.13%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.50%) Infrastructure Automation
10 12 (7.50%) Presales
11 11 (6.88%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.88%) PHP
2 37 (23.13%) JavaScript
2 37 (23.13%) SQL
3 29 (18.13%) Java
3 29 (18.13%) Python
4 19 (11.88%) Ruby
5 15 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 14 (8.75%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.13%) PL/SQL
7 13 (8.13%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.88%) C
9 10 (6.25%) C#
10 7 (4.38%) Perl
11 6 (3.75%) C++
12 5 (3.13%) PHP 5
13 4 (2.50%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.25%) COBOL
14 2 (1.25%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (12.50%) Degree
2 13 (8.13%) CHECK Team Member
2 13 (8.13%) Tigerscheme
3 3 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.88%) MCSE
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.25%) CCNP
4 2 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) CFA
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.63%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.75%) SLA
2 9 (5.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (8.75%) Docker
2 9 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.50%) KVM
6 2 (1.25%) Firmware
6 2 (1.25%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.63%) Ansible
2 9 (5.63%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.00%) Nagios
3 8 (5.00%) Puppet
4 2 (1.25%) SCCM
4 2 (1.25%) Terraform
4 2 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Control-M
5 1 (0.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 32 (20.00%) Oracle
2 28 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 23 (14.38%) VMware
4 13 (8.13%) IBM
5 10 (6.25%) Sage
6 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.13%) Rollbar
8 4 (2.50%) Google
9 3 (1.88%) Citrix
9 3 (1.88%) Dell
9 3 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.88%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.25%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.25%) Cisco
10 2 (1.25%) Meraki
10 2 (1.25%) Sophos
11 1 (0.63%) Brocade
11 1 (0.63%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.63%) Remedy