Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 27 37
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 147 228 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.65% 7.88% 6.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.56% 31.15% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 126 208 154
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,606 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% -3.72% +4.12%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 481 732 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.75% 25.29% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 368 575 464
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -5.41% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,075
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -7 94 £47,750 +16.46% 21
High Wycombe -6 20 £23,000 -51.58% 4
Marlow +12 4 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Buckingham 0 1 £50,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 99 (67.35%) Windows
2 75 (51.02%) SQL
3 54 (36.73%) Unix
4 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (28.57%) Java
6 40 (27.21%) SQL Server
7 39 (26.53%) Oracle
8 35 (23.81%) MySQL
9 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
9 26 (17.69%) HTML
9 26 (17.69%) VMware
9 26 (17.69%) Data Centre
9 26 (17.69%) Windows Server
10 25 (17.01%) Microsoft Office
11 24 (16.33%) IBM
12 23 (15.65%) PHP
12 23 (15.65%) OO
12 23 (15.65%) Firewall
12 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
13 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 20 (13.61%) Finance
14 20 (13.61%) Degree
15 19 (12.93%) CSS
16 18 (12.24%) C#
17 17 (11.56%) AIX
17 17 (11.56%) Solaris
17 17 (11.56%) ITIL
17 17 (11.56%) NetApp
17 17 (11.56%) RESTful
17 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (10.88%) Apache
2 7 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.40%) SAS
5 4 (2.72%) Confluence
6 3 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.36%) IIS
7 2 (1.36%) JBoss
7 2 (1.36%) nginx
8 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.68%) Liferay
8 1 (0.68%) Mule
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (17.01%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.44%) Office 365
4 6 (4.08%) IaaS
4 6 (4.08%) PaaS
5 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.36%) Slack
7 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.65%) Firewall
2 11 (7.48%) Internet
3 9 (6.12%) SAN
4 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.76%) VoIP
4 7 (4.76%) WAN
5 6 (4.08%) LAN
6 5 (3.40%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.04%) Wireless
8 2 (1.36%) DHCP
8 2 (1.36%) DNS
8 2 (1.36%) MPLS
8 2 (1.36%) Network Security
8 2 (1.36%) VPN
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.68%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.68%) NAS
9 1 (0.68%) OSPF
9 1 (0.68%) Skype
9 1 (0.68%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.21%) SQL Server
2 35 (23.81%) MySQL
3 15 (10.20%) Oracle Database
4 13 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.76%) OLTP
7 5 (3.40%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.40%) Big Data
7 5 (3.40%) Cloudera CDH
7 5 (3.40%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.40%) HBase
7 5 (3.40%) Impala
8 3 (2.04%) DB2
8 3 (2.04%) Redis
8 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.36%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.16%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.16%) JIRA
3 7 (4.76%) Maven
4 6 (4.08%) Ant
4 6 (4.08%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.08%) Gradle
4 6 (4.08%) IntelliJ
4 6 (4.08%) JUnit
5 3 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.36%) Appium
6 2 (1.36%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.36%) Calabash
6 2 (1.36%) Selenium
6 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.36%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.68%) GitLab
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (13.61%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Banking
3 4 (2.72%) Automotive
3 4 (2.72%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.72%) Retail
3 4 (2.72%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.68%) French Language
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) German Language
5 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.77%) Support Engineer
2 17 (11.56%) Analyst
2 17 (11.56%) Developer
3 16 (10.88%) Administrator
3 16 (10.88%) Technical Engineer
3 16 (10.88%) Technical Support
3 16 (10.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 15 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
5 14 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 14 (9.52%) Architect
6 10 (6.80%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.44%) Applications Support
7 8 (5.44%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) DBA
8 7 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) Consultant
9 6 (4.08%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.69%) HTML
2 19 (12.93%) CSS
3 17 (11.56%) RESTful
4 15 (10.20%) XML
5 14 (9.52%) LAMP
6 13 (8.84%) Web Services
7 11 (7.48%) Spring
8 10 (6.80%) .NET
8 10 (6.80%) AngularJS
9 9 (6.12%) jQuery
9 9 (6.12%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (4.76%) Kafka
11 6 (4.08%) Hibernate
12 5 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (2.72%) J2EE
14 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET
14 3 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
14 3 (2.04%) Java EE
14 3 (2.04%) JSP
14 3 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.84%) Clustering
3 13 (8.84%) HACMP
3 13 (8.84%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 4 (2.72%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.04%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.04%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
8 2 (1.36%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 99 (67.35%) Windows
2 54 (36.73%) Unix
3 26 (17.69%) Windows Server
4 17 (11.56%) AIX
4 17 (11.56%) Solaris
5 13 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.08%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.40%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.40%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.72%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.04%) Android
11 2 (1.36%) CentOS
12 1 (0.68%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (15.65%) OO
3 17 (11.56%) ITIL
4 14 (9.52%) Change Management
4 14 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (8.84%) Computer Science
5 13 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.16%) High Availability
6 12 (8.16%) OOP
6 12 (8.16%) Open Source
7 10 (6.80%) MVC
7 10 (6.80%) Software Engineering
7 10 (6.80%) TDD
8 9 (6.12%) Analytical Thinking
8 9 (6.12%) DevOps
8 9 (6.12%) Project Management
9 8 (5.44%) Software Delivery
9 8 (5.44%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (5.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 75 (51.02%) SQL
2 42 (28.57%) Java
3 23 (15.65%) PHP
4 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.24%) C#
6 13 (8.84%) PL/SQL
7 12 (8.16%) Ruby
8 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.80%) C++
10 8 (5.44%) Java 8
11 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.72%) Python
12 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.04%) JCL
12 3 (2.04%) VBA
13 2 (1.36%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.36%) C
13 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.68%) Perl
14 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Degree
2 8 (5.44%) CISSP
3 7 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.08%) CEH
4 6 (4.08%) MCSA
4 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.72%) CCNA
7 3 (2.04%) CCA
7 3 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.04%) MCITP
7 3 (2.04%) MCSE
7 3 (2.04%) MCTS
7 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.36%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.68%) CISM
9 1 (0.68%) GCIH
9 1 (0.68%) GSEC
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) SLA
2 4 (2.72%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) PMO
4 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 13 (8.84%) GPFS
4 8 (5.44%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (3.40%) Docker
7 3 (2.04%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.04%) vSphere
8 2 (1.36%) Firmware
9 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.68%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Ansible
1 4 (2.72%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Grafana
3 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.68%) Kibana
3 1 (0.68%) logstash
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.68%) Packer
3 1 (0.68%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.68%) Terraform
3 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.68%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (26.53%) Oracle
2 26 (17.69%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.69%) VMware
3 24 (16.33%) IBM
4 17 (11.56%) NetApp
5 14 (9.52%) Capita
6 7 (4.76%) Intel
7 5 (3.40%) Cloudera
7 5 (3.40%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.72%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.72%) Brocade
8 4 (2.72%) Citrix
8 4 (2.72%) EMC
8 4 (2.72%) HP
8 4 (2.72%) Remedy
9 3 (2.04%) Cisco
9 3 (2.04%) Cognos
9 3 (2.04%) Teradata
10 2 (1.36%) BT
10 2 (1.36%) Google