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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 6.37% 11.50% 10.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.26% 34.21% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 30
Median salary £23,000 £33,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.34% -12.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £55,000 £55,500
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 High Wycombe with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 43 76 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 27.39% 33.63% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 83
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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

Linux
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in High Wycombe over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Unix
3 14 (77.78%) MySQL
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) SLA
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Replication
5 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Electronics
7 2 (11.11%) Military
7 2 (11.11%) VMS
7 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
7 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (11.11%) Contract Management
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) PCoIP

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) PCoIP
2 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
1 2 (11.11%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Operations Support Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Unix
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) VMS
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Contract Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) F5
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat