Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 28 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 239 205 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.13% 7.43% 8.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.66% 32.23% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 188 187 262
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +12.47%
10th Percentile £25,175 £23,000 £23,575
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +4.65%

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 755 636 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.70% 23.06% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 566 474 563
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +6 165 £45,000 +5.88% 24
High Wycombe +6 25 £47,500 +120.93% 3
Gerrards Cross - 13 £47,500 -
Marlow - 10 £40,000 -
Amersham +26 3 £47,000 -
Buckingham - 3 £50,000 -
Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 118 (49.37%) Windows
2 83 (34.73%) Java
3 81 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (31.38%) Unix
5 65 (27.20%) Oracle
6 56 (23.43%) Git (software)
7 54 (22.59%) SQL
7 54 (22.59%) Python
8 52 (21.76%) Jenkins
9 49 (20.50%) Scrum
10 44 (18.41%) Bash Shell
11 43 (17.99%) OO
11 43 (17.99%) HTML
12 42 (17.57%) Degree
13 41 (17.15%) Oracle Database
14 40 (16.74%) MySQL
15 36 (15.06%) C++
15 36 (15.06%) PHP
15 36 (15.06%) DevOps
15 36 (15.06%) Software Engineering
16 34 (14.23%) JIRA
17 33 (13.81%) Computer Science
17 33 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (13.81%) JavaScript
18 31 (12.97%) TDD
19 30 (12.55%) Maven
19 30 (12.55%) Java 8
20 29 (12.13%) TCP/IP
21 28 (11.72%) Middleware
21 28 (11.72%) Web Services

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 23 (9.62%) Apache
2 17 (7.11%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.60%) nginx
4 6 (2.51%) WordPress
5 5 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.67%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.84%) CMS
7 2 (0.84%) Confluence
7 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.84%) SAS
7 2 (0.84%) Smallworld
7 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.42%) Drupal
8 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.37%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.44%) SaaS
3 12 (5.02%) Asana
4 10 (4.18%) GitHub
4 10 (4.18%) OpenShift
5 6 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.09%) IaaS
7 4 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.67%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.84%) G Suite
8 2 (0.84%) Serverless
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.42%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.13%) TCP/IP
2 23 (9.62%) Firewall
3 22 (9.21%) VPN
4 20 (8.37%) HTTP
5 13 (5.44%) VLAN
6 12 (5.02%) Internet
7 10 (4.18%) DNS
7 10 (4.18%) SMTP
8 8 (3.35%) FTP
9 7 (2.93%) DHCP
9 7 (2.93%) H.323
10 6 (2.51%) VoIP
11 5 (2.09%) Network Security
12 4 (1.67%) Wireless
13 3 (1.26%) Ethernet
13 3 (1.26%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.26%) ISDN
13 3 (1.26%) SS7
14 2 (0.84%) Intranet
14 2 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.15%) Oracle Database
2 40 (16.74%) MySQL
3 27 (11.30%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.02%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.93%) GIS
5 7 (2.93%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.93%) Redis
6 6 (2.51%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.51%) Big Data
6 6 (2.51%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.26%) DB2
9 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.84%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 56 (23.43%) Git (software)
2 52 (21.76%) Jenkins
3 34 (14.23%) JIRA
4 30 (12.55%) Maven
5 25 (10.46%) Ant
5 25 (10.46%) Eclipse
5 25 (10.46%) Gradle
5 25 (10.46%) IntelliJ
6 19 (7.95%) Selenium
7 13 (5.44%) JUnit
8 12 (5.02%) Sublime Text
9 5 (2.09%) GitLab
10 4 (1.67%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.67%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.26%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.26%) ClearQuest
11 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (9.62%) Finance
2 22 (9.21%) Retail
3 17 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.86%) German Language
5 8 (3.35%) Banking
5 8 (3.35%) French Language
6 6 (2.51%) Automotive
7 5 (2.09%) Billing
8 4 (1.67%) Marketing
8 4 (1.67%) Publishing
9 3 (1.26%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.26%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.84%) Front Office
10 2 (0.84%) Legal
11 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (23.43%) Developer
2 31 (12.97%) DBA
3 28 (11.72%) Administrator
4 20 (8.37%) Java Developer
5 18 (7.53%) Oracle DBA
5 18 (7.53%) PHP Developer
5 18 (7.53%) Software Engineer
6 17 (7.11%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (6.69%) Software Developer
7 16 (6.69%) Technical Leader
8 15 (6.28%) SQL DBA
8 15 (6.28%) Support Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) Consultant
10 13 (5.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.44%) Junior
10 13 (5.44%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (5.02%) MySQL DBA
12 10 (4.18%) IT Support
12 10 (4.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.99%) HTML
2 28 (11.72%) Middleware
2 28 (11.72%) Spring
2 28 (11.72%) Web Services
3 27 (11.30%) CSS
4 25 (10.46%) RESTful
5 23 (9.62%) Apache Camel
6 20 (8.37%) LAMP
7 17 (7.11%) XML
8 13 (5.44%) jQuery
9 11 (4.60%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.18%) J2SE
11 9 (3.77%) Node.js
12 8 (3.35%) Java EE
12 8 (3.35%) Laravel
13 7 (2.93%) .NET
13 7 (2.93%) Hibernate
13 7 (2.93%) WebSockets
14 6 (2.51%) XSLT
15 5 (2.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.11%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (3.77%) User Experience
7 6 (2.51%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.51%) Clustering
7 6 (2.51%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.51%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.67%) IVR
9 3 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.84%) Fintech
10 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.84%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.42%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 118 (49.37%) Windows
2 75 (31.38%) Unix
3 18 (7.53%) CentOS
4 15 (6.28%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.93%) Android
5 7 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.51%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.26%) Debian
7 3 (1.26%) Solaris
7 3 (1.26%) SUSE
7 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.84%) AIX
8 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.42%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (20.50%) Scrum
3 43 (17.99%) OO
4 36 (15.06%) DevOps
4 36 (15.06%) Software Engineering
5 33 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (12.97%) TDD
7 23 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (9.21%) Software Delivery
9 20 (8.37%) OOP
10 18 (7.53%) Coaching
11 17 (7.11%) Database Tuning
11 17 (7.11%) Project Management
12 16 (6.69%) Performance Analysis
12 16 (6.69%) SOLID
13 15 (6.28%) Analytics
13 15 (6.28%) Data Integration
13 15 (6.28%) Task Automation
14 14 (5.86%) Mentoring
15 13 (5.44%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 83 (34.73%) Java
2 54 (22.59%) Python
2 54 (22.59%) SQL
3 44 (18.41%) Bash Shell
4 36 (15.06%) C++
4 36 (15.06%) PHP
5 33 (13.81%) JavaScript
6 30 (12.55%) Java 8
7 22 (9.21%) C#
8 19 (7.95%) C
9 18 (7.53%) PowerShell
10 12 (5.02%) Perl
11 10 (4.18%) Ruby
12 9 (3.77%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.67%) Go
14 3 (1.26%) ES6
14 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.84%) Korn
15 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 42 (17.57%) Degree
2 9 (3.77%) CISSP
3 7 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.09%) CCNA
4 5 (2.09%) MCSE
4 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.09%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.67%) CCA
5 4 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.26%) CCNP
6 3 (1.26%) PhD
6 3 (1.26%) VCP5
6 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.84%) CEH
7 2 (0.84%) GCIA
7 2 (0.84%) GCIH
7 2 (0.84%) GIAC
7 2 (0.84%) GSEC
8 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.93%) SLA
2 5 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.09%) QA
3 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.84%) GCP
5 1 (0.42%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (9.62%) Docker
2 13 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.02%) Firmware
4 8 (3.35%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.84%) vSphere
7 1 (0.42%) GPFS
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (7.95%) Ansible
2 11 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.18%) Puppet
4 9 (3.77%) Nagios
5 6 (2.51%) WSUS
6 4 (1.67%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.26%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.26%) Mesos
8 2 (0.84%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.42%) Kibana
9 1 (0.42%) logstash
9 1 (0.42%) Oozie
9 1 (0.42%) QRadar
9 1 (0.42%) Terraform
9 1 (0.42%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 65 (27.20%) Oracle
2 24 (10.04%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.11%) VMware
4 12 (5.02%) Assembla
4 12 (5.02%) Cisco
5 7 (2.93%) Google
6 6 (2.51%) IBM
7 5 (2.09%) Brocade
8 4 (1.67%) Avaya
8 4 (1.67%) Citrix
8 4 (1.67%) Genesys
8 4 (1.67%) Juniper
8 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.67%) SAP
8 4 (1.67%) White Clarke
9 3 (1.26%) Capita
9 3 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.84%) Informatica
10 2 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.84%) NetApp