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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 18 39 51
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 39 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.26% 5.28% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.05% 17.92% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 14
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £33,400 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £50,000
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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 118 173 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 28.03% 29.47% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 91 161 87
Median salary £36,000 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.36% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Swindon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 28 (44.44%) MySQL
2 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.92%) HTML
4 21 (33.33%) MVC
4 21 (33.33%) Finance
4 21 (33.33%) CSS
5 20 (31.75%) HTML5
6 18 (28.57%) Unix
6 18 (28.57%) Windows
6 18 (28.57%) SQL
7 17 (26.98%) PHP
8 16 (25.40%) LAMP
8 16 (25.40%) VMware
9 14 (22.22%) XHTML
9 14 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Development
10 13 (20.63%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (20.63%) Subversion
11 12 (19.05%) jQuery
11 12 (19.05%) MS Visio
12 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
12 11 (17.46%) Zend
12 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (17.46%) Puppet
12 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
12 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
13 10 (15.87%) OO
13 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
14 9 (14.29%) Scrum
14 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
14 9 (14.29%) Python

Linux
Top Related 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 4 (6.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.59%) JBoss
2 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Heroku
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.59%) G Suite
3 1 (1.59%) GitHub
3 1 (1.59%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) LAN
1 7 (11.11%) WAN
2 6 (9.52%) DHCP
2 6 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) DKIM
4 3 (4.76%) FTP
4 3 (4.76%) Network Security
4 3 (4.76%) SSL
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
4 3 (4.76%) X.509
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.59%) FCoE
5 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.59%) HTTP
5 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.59%) SSH
5 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.59%) Essbase
4 1 (1.59%) MS Access
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Subversion
2 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
3 3 (4.76%) Metasploit
4 2 (3.17%) Ant
4 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) LAMP Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Administrator
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) IT Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) PHP Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior LAMP Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Architect
8 5 (7.94%) IT Support
8 5 (7.94%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Architect
9 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 21 (33.33%) CSS
3 20 (31.75%) HTML5
4 16 (25.40%) LAMP
5 14 (22.22%) XHTML
6 12 (19.05%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) JSON
8 6 (9.52%) NHibernate
8 6 (9.52%) XML
9 3 (4.76%) CAdES
9 3 (4.76%) PAdES
9 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (4.76%) Web Services
9 3 (4.76%) XAdES
9 3 (4.76%) XSL
10 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.17%) SOAP
11 1 (1.59%) J2EE
11 1 (1.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) CESG
5 1 (1.59%) Arduino
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.59%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Unix
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.94%) CentOS
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.76%) Kali Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Fedora
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) MVC
2 14 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Development
3 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
4 10 (15.87%) OO
5 9 (14.29%) DevOps
5 9 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (9.52%) OOD
7 6 (9.52%) Web Development
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.35%) Document Management
9 4 (6.35%) Process Management
9 4 (6.35%) Server Patching
9 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.76%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) PHP
4 9 (14.29%) Python
5 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.11%) C#
5 7 (11.11%) Perl
6 6 (9.52%) Ruby
7 3 (4.76%) Java
7 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.17%) C
9 1 (1.59%) AWK
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) Delphi
9 1 (1.59%) Pascal
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) sed
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) MCP
2 3 (4.76%) CCNA
2 3 (4.76%) CEH
2 3 (4.76%) CHECK Team Leader
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.76%) CISSP
2 3 (4.76%) CREST Certified
2 3 (4.76%) OSCP
2 3 (4.76%) SANS
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (12.70%) vSphere
2 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.35%) ISA Server
3 4 (6.35%) KVM
4 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.17%) Docker
6 1 (1.59%) Firmware
6 1 (1.59%) iptables
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.59%) Squid
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Puppet
2 9 (14.29%) SCCM
3 8 (12.70%) Ansible
3 8 (12.70%) SCOM
4 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.35%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
6 3 (4.76%) Nagios
6 3 (4.76%) Nessus
6 3 (4.76%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) VMware
2 11 (17.46%) Zend
3 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Juniper
6 1 (1.59%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Siebel
6 1 (1.59%) Talend
Swindon
National Trust
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago