Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 229 253 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.97% 8.96% 7.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.89% 32.69% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 195 261 233
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -11.38%
10th Percentile £22,700 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 638 774 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.99% 27.41% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 468 589 553
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,356 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.07% +1.02% -7.89%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,200 £20,750
90th Percentile £58,225 £57,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -2 143 £45,000 +20.00% 20
Marlow +22 22 - - 1
High Wycombe -12 22 £23,000 -51.58% 5
Newport Pagnell - 3 £22,000 -
Aylesbury +29 2 £41,250 -25.00%
Buckingham +2 2 £32,500 - 1
Amersham -1 1 £62,500 +32.98% 1
Iver - 1 - -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 127 (55.46%) Windows
2 96 (41.92%) SQL
3 65 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (26.64%) HTML
5 57 (24.89%) SQL Server
6 56 (24.45%) Oracle
7 55 (24.02%) JavaScript
7 55 (24.02%) Unix
8 53 (23.14%) Java
9 52 (22.71%) MySQL
10 47 (20.52%) Degree
11 43 (18.78%) PHP
12 40 (17.47%) Microsoft
13 38 (16.59%) Git (software)
14 36 (15.72%) CSS
15 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
16 34 (14.85%) SLA
16 34 (14.85%) Web Development
17 33 (14.41%) Scrum
18 32 (13.97%) VMware
19 31 (13.54%) Project Management
19 31 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
19 31 (13.54%) Oracle Database
20 29 (12.66%) Windows Server
20 29 (12.66%) Internet
21 28 (12.23%) XML
21 28 (12.23%) SaaS
22 27 (11.79%) Redis
22 27 (11.79%) TDD
22 27 (11.79%) Management Information System

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 14 (6.11%) Apache
2 12 (5.24%) Confluence
3 11 (4.80%) nginx
4 10 (4.37%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.93%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.62%) CMS
7 4 (1.75%) Smallworld
7 4 (1.75%) WordPress
8 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.31%) IIS
8 3 (1.31%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.31%) SAS
8 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.87%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.87%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.87%) JBoss
10 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (15.28%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) Magento
2 2 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (12.23%) SaaS
3 21 (9.17%) AWS Lambda
3 21 (9.17%) Serverless
4 19 (8.30%) DigitalOcean
5 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (3.06%) IaaS
6 7 (3.06%) PaaS
7 4 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.31%) G Suite
8 3 (1.31%) GitHub
8 3 (1.31%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.44%) Akamai
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.44%) Office 365
10 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.66%) Internet
2 18 (7.86%) Firewall
3 15 (6.55%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.37%) VoIP
5 8 (3.49%) SAN
6 7 (3.06%) DNS
6 7 (3.06%) VPN
7 6 (2.62%) ATM
7 6 (2.62%) LAN
7 6 (2.62%) WAN
8 5 (2.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.75%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.75%) SNMP
10 3 (1.31%) DHCP
10 3 (1.31%) HTTP
10 3 (1.31%) IPsec
10 3 (1.31%) MPLS
10 3 (1.31%) SMTP
10 3 (1.31%) VLAN
10 3 (1.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 52 (22.71%) MySQL
3 31 (13.54%) Oracle Database
4 27 (11.79%) Redis
5 9 (3.93%) DB2
6 8 (3.49%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.06%) GIS
8 6 (2.62%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.62%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.18%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.75%) DB2 UDB
10 4 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.75%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.31%) Big Data
11 3 (1.31%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (1.31%) NuoDB
11 3 (1.31%) OLTP
12 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (16.59%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.24%) Jenkins
2 12 (5.24%) JIRA
3 7 (3.06%) NUnit
4 6 (2.62%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.62%) Subversion
5 5 (2.18%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.75%) Ant
6 4 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.75%) Gradle
6 4 (1.75%) Maven
7 3 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.87%) GitLab
8 2 (0.87%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Toad
9 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (10.92%) Finance
2 21 (9.17%) French Language
3 19 (8.30%) Hindi Language
3 19 (8.30%) Punjabi Language
3 19 (8.30%) Urdu Language
4 12 (5.24%) Banking
4 12 (5.24%) German Language
5 8 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.18%) Automotive
7 3 (1.31%) Legal
7 3 (1.31%) Retail
7 3 (1.31%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.87%) Electronics
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.87%) Games
8 2 (0.87%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (21.40%) Developer
2 33 (14.41%) DBA
3 31 (13.54%) Support Engineer
4 28 (12.23%) Consultant
5 24 (10.48%) Oracle DBA
6 23 (10.04%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 23 (10.04%) SQL DBA
6 23 (10.04%) SQL Server DBA
7 22 (9.61%) Implementation Consultant
8 21 (9.17%) Administrator
9 19 (8.30%) Technical Support
10 18 (7.86%) Technical Engineer
10 18 (7.86%) Technical Support Engineer
11 16 (6.99%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (6.55%) Analyst
13 14 (6.11%) Security Consultant
14 12 (5.24%) PHP Developer
14 12 (5.24%) Web Developer
15 11 (4.80%) IT Support
15 11 (4.80%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (26.64%) HTML
2 36 (15.72%) CSS
3 28 (12.23%) XML
4 23 (10.04%) AngularJS
4 23 (10.04%) Node.js
5 15 (6.55%) .NET
5 15 (6.55%) Express
5 15 (6.55%) Sails.js
6 11 (4.80%) HTML5
6 11 (4.80%) Middleware
6 11 (4.80%) Web Services
7 10 (4.37%) LAMP
7 10 (4.37%) MEAN Stack
8 9 (3.93%) jQuery
9 8 (3.49%) ASP.NET
10 7 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (3.06%) LINQ
10 7 (3.06%) WCF
10 7 (3.06%) WPF
11 6 (2.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.79%) Management Information System
2 24 (10.48%) User Experience
3 15 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.68%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.37%) Clustering
6 8 (3.49%) HACMP
7 6 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.18%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.18%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.75%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.31%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.31%) New Media
10 3 (1.31%) Tandem
11 2 (0.87%) CMDB
11 2 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 127 (55.46%) Windows
2 55 (24.02%) Unix
3 29 (12.66%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (7.86%) Solaris
5 13 (5.68%) AIX
6 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.93%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.62%) CentOS
9 5 (2.18%) Mac OS
9 5 (2.18%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.18%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.31%) Android
11 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.44%) Debian
13 1 (0.44%) SUSE
13 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.85%) Web Development
3 33 (14.41%) Scrum
4 31 (13.54%) Project Management
5 27 (11.79%) TDD
5 27 (11.79%) Workflow
6 26 (11.35%) Validation
7 25 (10.92%) Performance Analysis
7 25 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (10.04%) SDLC
9 22 (9.61%) Database Tuning
10 19 (8.30%) Data Protection
11 15 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (6.11%) Change Management
12 14 (6.11%) Software Engineering
13 13 (5.68%) ITIL
14 12 (5.24%) Configuration Management
14 12 (5.24%) Front End Development
15 11 (4.80%) DevOps
15 11 (4.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 96 (41.92%) SQL
2 55 (24.02%) JavaScript
3 53 (23.14%) Java
4 43 (18.78%) PHP
5 26 (11.35%) Python
6 20 (8.73%) ES6
7 17 (7.42%) Bash Shell
8 16 (6.99%) C#
9 15 (6.55%) ES8
10 10 (4.37%) Ruby
11 9 (3.93%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.06%) C++
12 7 (3.06%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.62%) Perl
14 4 (1.75%) Java 8
15 3 (1.31%) C
15 3 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.87%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (20.52%) Degree
2 23 (10.04%) CISSP
3 5 (2.18%) CCNA
3 5 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.31%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) CEH
5 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.87%) VCP5
6 1 (0.44%) CISM
6 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) GCIH
6 1 (0.44%) GSEC
6 1 (0.44%) LPIC
6 1 (0.44%) MCSE
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) OCP
6 1 (0.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.85%) SLA
2 19 (8.30%) GDPR
3 5 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.75%) PMO
5 3 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 26 (11.35%) Docker
2 21 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.42%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.49%) GPFS
5 7 (3.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (2.18%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.18%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (1.31%) Firmware
8 2 (0.87%) pfSense
8 2 (0.87%) vSphere
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.44%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.99%) Ansible
2 6 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.18%) Puppet
4 4 (1.75%) Nessus
5 3 (1.31%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.31%) SCCM
5 3 (1.31%) SCOM
6 2 (0.87%) Ambari
6 2 (0.87%) Control-M
6 2 (0.87%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.87%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.87%) SnapVault
6 2 (0.87%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.87%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.87%) vMotion
7 1 (0.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (24.45%) Oracle
2 40 (17.47%) Microsoft
3 32 (13.97%) VMware
4 17 (7.42%) NetApp
5 16 (6.99%) IBM
6 10 (4.37%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.93%) Remedy
8 8 (3.49%) EMC
9 6 (2.62%) Brocade
9 6 (2.62%) Capita
9 6 (2.62%) HP
9 6 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.75%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.75%) Cisco
10 4 (1.75%) Informatica
10 4 (1.75%) Intel
10 4 (1.75%) SAP
10 4 (1.75%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.75%) Xero
11 3 (1.31%) Citrix