The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 14 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 4.39% 14.03% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% 44.93% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 13
Median salary £21,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.22% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 69 69 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 33.66% 31.22% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 64 51 60
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Linux
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in High Wycombe.

Salary trend for Linux in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Linux.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Unix
3 17 (65.38%) Finance
4 15 (57.69%) Banking
4 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
5 13 (50.00%) Clustering
5 13 (50.00%) JBoss
5 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 11 (42.31%) Load Balancing
6 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
6 11 (42.31%) F5
6 11 (42.31%) Middleware
6 11 (42.31%) Apache
6 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
6 11 (42.31%) Perl
6 11 (42.31%) J2EE
6 11 (42.31%) WebLogic
6 11 (42.31%) Replication
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 8 (30.77%) SLA
8 8 (30.77%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) SSH
9 5 (19.23%) FTP
9 5 (19.23%) HTTP
10 4 (15.38%) Axway

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 13 (50.00%) JBoss
2 11 (42.31%) Apache
2 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
2 11 (42.31%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (19.23%) FTP
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 5 (19.23%) SSH
3 3 (11.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Banking
2 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
1 9 (34.62%) Middleware Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Integration Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) J2EE
1 11 (42.31%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Clustering
2 11 (42.31%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (42.31%) Load Balancing
3 5 (19.23%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Perl
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
3 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
1 2 (7.69%) Linux-HA
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) F5
3 4 (15.38%) Axway
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
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