Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 26 68
Rank change year-on-year +2 +42 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 41 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.46% 6.42% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.96% 25.25% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 33
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -18.75%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,375 £22,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £55,000 £48,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -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 114 202 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 17.95% 25.44% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 98 156 260
Swindon median annual salary £42,250 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.01% -6.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,600 £21,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,750 £48,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 17 (41.46%) DevOps
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (29.27%) Open Source
4 12 (29.27%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle
5 10 (24.39%) Docker
5 10 (24.39%) JIRA
6 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
6 9 (21.95%) MySQL
6 9 (21.95%) Kubernetes
6 9 (21.95%) Ansible
7 8 (19.51%) Finance
7 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
7 8 (19.51%) SQL
7 8 (19.51%) Python
7 8 (19.51%) CentOS
7 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
8 7 (17.07%) Puppet
8 7 (17.07%) Unix
9 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 6 (14.63%) VMware
9 6 (14.63%) Google
9 6 (14.63%) Degree
10 5 (12.20%) BPEL
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion

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 4 (9.76%) Confluence
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (9.76%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (9.76%) OpenShift
3 4 (9.76%) Serverless
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.32%) Route 53
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.88%) SaaS
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) SSL
3 3 (7.32%) DHCP
3 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 3 (7.32%) SAN
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
4 1 (2.44%) RS-232
4 1 (2.44%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) Essbase
6 1 (2.44%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.76%) JDeveloper
3 4 (9.76%) SonarQube
3 4 (9.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.32%) Artifactory
4 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) JUnit
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) JMeter
6 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.44%) Protractor
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Platform Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) CSS
3 3 (7.32%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
3 3 (7.32%) J2EE
3 3 (7.32%) LAMP
3 3 (7.32%) Spring
3 3 (7.32%) Symfony
4 2 (4.88%) Ajax
4 2 (4.88%) Java EE
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
4 2 (4.88%) RESTful
4 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) REST
5 1 (2.44%) Spring Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) CESG
1 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) AS400
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.44%) Fintech
2 1 (2.44%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) SCADA
2 1 (2.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (19.51%) CentOS
3 7 (17.07%) Unix
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 4 (9.76%) CoreOS
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.44%) Fedora
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Open Source
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) BPEL
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) ERP
5 5 (12.20%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Kanban
6 4 (9.76%) Microservices
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) SOA
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
2 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
2 8 (19.51%) Python
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Ruby
3 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Docker
2 4 (9.76%) GlusterFS
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) VirtualBox
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Ansible
1 9 (21.95%) Kubernetes
2 7 (17.07%) Puppet
3 4 (9.76%) Nagios
4 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.32%) OSSEC
4 3 (7.32%) Terraform
5 1 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.44%) Control-M
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.44%) SnapMirror
5 1 (2.44%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.63%) Google
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Informatica
4 5 (12.20%) Siebel
5 4 (9.76%) New Relic
6 2 (4.88%) BMC
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) BT
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Unisys