Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Linux 62 74 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.99% 8.84% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.43% 34.74% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 111
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,625 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%

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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 226 213 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.12% 25.45% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 211 172 278
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +4.23% -4.05%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £50,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +18.06% +5.88% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Swindon

Linux
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Linux in Swindon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) MySQL
2 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) OO
3 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.97%) VMware
4 12 (19.35%) Finance
4 12 (19.35%) Oracle
4 12 (19.35%) CentOS
4 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
5 11 (17.74%) JIRA
5 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.13%) CSS
6 10 (16.13%) HTML
6 10 (16.13%) PHP
6 10 (16.13%) Symfony
6 10 (16.13%) Subversion
6 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
7 9 (14.52%) Kanban
7 9 (14.52%) SQL
7 9 (14.52%) C++
7 9 (14.52%) XML
7 9 (14.52%) Unix
7 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
7 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
7 9 (14.52%) LAMP
8 8 (12.90%) Apache
8 8 (12.90%) ITIL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 8 (12.90%) Apache
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.29%) SaaS
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.61%) Route 53
5 1 (1.61%) Serverless
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 6 (9.68%) Wireless
2 5 (8.06%) SSL
3 4 (6.45%) DHCP
3 4 (6.45%) DNS
3 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) HTTP
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) NAS
5 1 (1.61%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) JIRA
3 10 (16.13%) Subversion
4 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.06%) ClearCase
7 4 (6.45%) JDeveloper
7 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.84%) CMake
8 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.84%) JUnit
8 3 (4.84%) Maven
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (3.23%) Selenium
10 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer - Fintech
8 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) CSS
1 10 (16.13%) HTML
1 10 (16.13%) Symfony
2 9 (14.52%) LAMP
2 9 (14.52%) XML
3 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (8.06%) Ajax
4 5 (8.06%) jQuery
5 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.45%) Middleware
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (4.84%) Java EE
6 3 (4.84%) RESTful
6 3 (4.84%) Servlets
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
7 2 (3.23%) Doctrine
7 2 (3.23%) J2EE
7 2 (3.23%) Laravel
7 2 (3.23%) XSLT
8 1 (1.61%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Fintech
2 5 (8.06%) EMC VNX
3 3 (4.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) CESG
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) Tandem
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) CentOS
2 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (14.52%) Unix
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.29%) Solaris
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (4.84%) Fedora
7 1 (1.61%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) OO
3 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 9 (14.52%) Kanban
4 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
5 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.90%) DevOps
5 8 (12.90%) ITIL
5 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.90%) TDD
6 6 (9.68%) Order to Cash
7 5 (8.06%) Accounts Receivable
7 5 (8.06%) ERP
7 5 (8.06%) OOD
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
7 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.45%) Scrum
8 4 (6.45%) Service Management
8 4 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PHP
2 9 (14.52%) C++
2 9 (14.52%) SQL
3 6 (9.68%) Java
3 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.23%) XQuery
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.45%) Docker
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.61%) KVM
5 1 (1.61%) NFS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
2 6 (9.68%) SCCM
3 5 (8.06%) Ansible
3 5 (8.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.45%) vCenter Server
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.61%) Control-M
6 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.61%) Nagios
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.61%) OSSEC
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.61%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.61%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
1 13 (20.97%) VMware
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle
3 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) EMC
5 6 (9.68%) Veeam
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 5 (8.06%) Dell
6 5 (8.06%) Remedy
6 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.45%) Aruba
7 4 (6.45%) Brocade
7 4 (6.45%) Informatica
7 4 (6.45%) McAfee
7 4 (6.45%) Siebel
7 4 (6.45%) Sophos
8 3 (4.84%) Google
9 2 (3.23%) BMC
9 2 (3.23%) Juniper
9 2 (3.23%) Zend