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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 21 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 110 171 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.81% 9.70% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.16% 44.30% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 95
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +26.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £26,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 342 386 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.29% 21.89% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 245 278 341
Median salary £33,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.58% +0.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,340 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 92 £43,750 - 5
High Wycombe -11 9 £21,500 -52.22% 2
Iver - 1 - - 2
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 97 (48.74%) Windows
2 64 (32.16%) Unix
3 59 (29.65%) MySQL
4 53 (26.63%) Apache
5 52 (26.13%) Java
6 48 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (24.12%) Software Engineering
7 46 (23.12%) Python
8 45 (22.61%) OO
8 45 (22.61%) C++
8 45 (22.61%) Degree
9 43 (21.61%) PHP
10 42 (21.11%) OOP
11 39 (19.60%) C#
11 39 (19.60%) Finance
11 39 (19.60%) Bash Shell
12 38 (19.10%) Ruby
12 38 (19.10%) Computer Science
13 35 (17.59%) Opscode Chef
14 34 (17.09%) LAMP
15 33 (16.58%) C
15 33 (16.58%) DevOps
15 33 (16.58%) Mentoring
15 33 (16.58%) Puppet
16 32 (16.08%) Open Source
16 32 (16.08%) Apple iOS
16 32 (16.08%) Objective-C
16 32 (16.08%) Android
16 32 (16.08%) Mac OS
17 30 (15.08%) Perl

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 53 (26.63%) Apache
2 23 (11.56%) Tomcat
3 21 (10.55%) JBoss
4 15 (7.54%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.02%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.02%) CMS
6 6 (3.02%) IIS
7 5 (2.51%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (2.01%) SAS
9 3 (1.51%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.50%) Drupal
11 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.50%) Liferay
11 1 (0.50%) nginx
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) EngageOne
2 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.01%) SaaS
4 3 (1.51%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) GitHub
5 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.05%) Firewall
2 19 (9.55%) VPN
3 18 (9.05%) HTTP
4 14 (7.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (7.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (5.53%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.02%) Broadband
6 6 (3.02%) SSH
7 5 (2.51%) FTP
8 3 (1.51%) BGP
8 3 (1.51%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.51%) InfiniBand
8 3 (1.51%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.51%) LDAP
8 3 (1.51%) SAN
8 3 (1.51%) SSL
8 3 (1.51%) VoIP
9 2 (1.01%) AMQP
9 2 (1.01%) Intranet
9 2 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (29.65%) MySQL
2 9 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.02%) DB2
4 4 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.01%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.51%) Big Data
5 3 (1.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.51%) Impala
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.51%) phpMyAdmin
6 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.01%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (9.55%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.04%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.52%) Ant
4 5 (2.51%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.01%) JUnit
6 2 (1.01%) Gradle
6 2 (1.01%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.01%) JIRA
6 2 (1.01%) Maven
6 2 (1.01%) Mockito
7 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.50%) Bundler
7 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.50%) Spock
7 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 39 (19.60%) Finance
2 22 (11.06%) Banking
3 21 (10.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.01%) Automotive
5 2 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (32.16%) Developer
2 34 (17.09%) Software Developer
3 29 (14.57%) Administrator
4 22 (11.06%) PHP Developer
5 20 (10.05%) Software Engineer
6 18 (9.05%) Support Engineer
7 17 (8.54%) Linux Developer
7 17 (8.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 16 (8.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (8.04%) Windows Mobile Developer
9 15 (7.54%) LAMP Developer
9 15 (7.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 15 (7.54%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (6.53%) Java Developer
12 12 (6.03%) 1st Line Engineer
12 12 (6.03%) 1st Line Support
12 12 (6.03%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 12 (6.03%) Architect
12 12 (6.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.09%) LAMP
2 22 (11.06%) HTML
3 20 (10.05%) CSS
4 17 (8.54%) J2EE
5 16 (8.04%) Middleware
6 15 (7.54%) AngularJS
6 15 (7.54%) jQuery
7 12 (6.03%) XML
8 8 (4.02%) Protocol Buffers
9 7 (3.52%) REST
9 7 (3.52%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (3.52%) Sass
10 6 (3.02%) ODBC
11 5 (2.51%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (2.51%) SOAP
11 5 (2.51%) Spring
12 3 (1.51%) Alternative PHP Cache
12 3 (1.51%) RESTful
12 3 (1.51%) Spring Boot
12 3 (1.51%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.10%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.55%) Clustering
3 17 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.54%) Algorithms
5 13 (6.53%) Replication
6 12 (6.03%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.52%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.51%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.01%) Fintech
9 2 (1.01%) HACMP
10 1 (0.50%) BBC
10 1 (0.50%) CUDA
10 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.50%) FMCG
10 1 (0.50%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.50%) Online Games
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (48.74%) Windows
2 64 (32.16%) Unix
3 32 (16.08%) Android
3 32 (16.08%) Apple iOS
3 32 (16.08%) Mac OS
4 13 (6.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.01%) AIX
5 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.51%) Solaris
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) CentOS
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (24.12%) Software Engineering
2 45 (22.61%) OO
3 42 (21.11%) OOP
4 33 (16.58%) DevOps
4 33 (16.58%) Mentoring
5 32 (16.08%) Open Source
6 29 (14.57%) SDLC
7 28 (14.07%) Mathematics
8 25 (12.56%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (12.56%) Web Development
9 14 (7.04%) Load Balancing
10 11 (5.53%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (5.03%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.03%) Migration
12 9 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.02%) Requirements Management
14 7 (3.52%) ITIL
14 7 (3.52%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.13%) Java
2 46 (23.12%) Python
3 45 (22.61%) C++
4 43 (21.61%) PHP
5 39 (19.60%) Bash Shell
5 39 (19.60%) C#
6 38 (19.10%) Ruby
7 33 (16.58%) C
8 32 (16.08%) Objective-C
9 30 (15.08%) Perl
10 29 (14.57%) PowerShell
11 24 (12.06%) SQL
12 16 (8.04%) JavaScript
13 6 (3.02%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.01%) ActionScript
15 2 (1.01%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (1.01%) Groovy
15 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (22.61%) Degree
2 6 (3.02%) PhD
3 3 (1.51%) CCNA
3 3 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.01%) OCP
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.03%) SLA
2 6 (3.02%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.02%) Docker
3 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.01%) GPFS
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.01%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.50%) Firmware
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (17.59%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (16.58%) Puppet
3 20 (10.05%) Nagios
4 19 (9.55%) Opsview
5 7 (3.52%) Ansible
6 3 (1.51%) cPanel
6 3 (1.51%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.51%) Icinga
6 3 (1.51%) vRealize
7 2 (1.01%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.01%) Linux-HA
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.01%) yum
8 1 (0.50%) Kibana
8 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.50%) Packer
8 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (9.05%) Oracle
1 18 (9.05%) Red Hat
2 14 (7.04%) F5
3 11 (5.53%) VMware
4 10 (5.03%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (3.52%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.02%) New Relic
7 5 (2.51%) Dynatrace
7 5 (2.51%) EMC
7 5 (2.51%) IBM
7 5 (2.51%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.51%) Splunk
8 4 (2.01%) Axway
8 4 (2.01%) Cisco
8 4 (2.01%) HP
8 4 (2.01%) Kofax
8 4 (2.01%) SAP
9 3 (1.51%) ANSYS
9 3 (1.51%) Dell
10 2 (1.01%) Citrix
Iver, Buckinghamshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Iver, Buckinghamshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k + 25 days holiday + B/Hols + Healthcare + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive + Bens & Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 22 days ago
High Wycombe, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago