Period
to 17 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 20 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +39
Permanent jobs citing Linux 62 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.57% 9.49% 9.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.94% 34.07% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 67 136
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,125 £30,650 £34,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 239 226 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.18% 27.87% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 228 181 222
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +7.48% -4.55%
10th Percentile £20,850 £25,000 £21,525
90th Percentile £59,125 £53,750 £48,625
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (22.58%) OO
4 14 (22.58%) Veeam
5 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
5 13 (20.97%) EMC
5 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
6 12 (19.35%) Dell
6 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 12 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 12 (19.35%) Puppet
6 12 (19.35%) EMC VNX
7 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
7 11 (17.74%) VMware
7 11 (17.74%) Subversion
8 10 (16.13%) C++
8 10 (16.13%) HTML
8 10 (16.13%) MySQL
8 10 (16.13%) CSS
8 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.13%) Fintech
9 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.52%) DevOps
9 9 (14.52%) Symfony
9 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
9 9 (14.52%) PHP

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 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.68%) SaaS
4 5 (8.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Wireless
2 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) DHCP
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) Firewall
4 2 (3.23%) SAN
4 2 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.61%) Redis
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) Subversion
3 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
4 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
4 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.29%) JIRA
5 5 (8.06%) ClearCase
6 4 (6.45%) GitLab
6 4 (6.45%) Maven
7 3 (4.84%) CMake
7 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
8 2 (3.23%) Selenium
9 1 (1.61%) Ant
9 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.61%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Storage Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Backup Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) PHP Developer
8 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer - Fintech
8 5 (8.06%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) EMC Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) EMC Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) CSS
1 10 (16.13%) HTML
2 9 (14.52%) Symfony
3 8 (12.90%) LAMP
3 8 (12.90%) XML
4 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (8.06%) Ajax
5 5 (8.06%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.84%) RESTful
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
7 2 (3.23%) Java EE
7 2 (3.23%) Laravel
7 2 (3.23%) Servlets
8 1 (1.61%) CSS3
8 1 (1.61%) HTML5
8 1 (1.61%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.61%) Web Services
8 1 (1.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) EMC VNX
2 10 (16.13%) Fintech
3 3 (4.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) CentOS
3 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Solaris
3 7 (11.29%) Unix
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Fedora
7 1 (1.61%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (22.58%) OO
4 13 (20.97%) Service Delivery
5 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (14.52%) DevOps
6 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.90%) Kanban
8 7 (11.29%) TDD
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 6 (9.68%) Order to Cash
10 5 (8.06%) Accounts Receivable
10 5 (8.06%) OOD
10 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.45%) Microservices
11 4 (6.45%) Open Source
11 4 (6.45%) Service Management
12 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) C++
2 9 (14.52%) PHP
3 7 (11.29%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.84%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.61%) Go
8 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) VBScript
8 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) GCP
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 8 (12.90%) Docker
2 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) KVM
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 12 (19.35%) Puppet
2 8 (12.90%) Ansible
3 7 (11.29%) SCCM
4 5 (8.06%) Kubernetes
4 5 (8.06%) Terraform
4 5 (8.06%) vCenter Server
5 4 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Veeam
2 13 (20.97%) EMC
3 12 (19.35%) Dell
4 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle
5 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.68%) Google
7 4 (6.45%) Aruba
7 4 (6.45%) Brocade
7 4 (6.45%) McAfee
7 4 (6.45%) Remedy
7 4 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.45%) Sophos
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco
9 2 (3.23%) Zend
10 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.61%) Citrix
10 1 (1.61%) Informatica
10 1 (1.61%) Juniper