Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Linux
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 55 64 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.72% 7.96% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 32.65% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 71 42
Swindon median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% -10.61%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £47,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 165 196 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.17% 24.38% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 131 157 209
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,750 £22,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £52,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £36,750
% change year-on-year +18.52% -8.16% +5.00%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) DevOps
3 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (29.09%) Python
5 15 (27.27%) Java
6 14 (25.45%) Open Source
7 13 (23.64%) Kanban
7 13 (23.64%) Web Services
7 13 (23.64%) Finance
8 12 (21.82%) Scrum
8 12 (21.82%) TDD
8 12 (21.82%) Puppet
9 11 (20.00%) Docker
9 11 (20.00%) XML
9 11 (20.00%) Unix
10 10 (18.18%) HTML
10 10 (18.18%) CSS
10 10 (18.18%) JIRA
10 10 (18.18%) BDD
10 10 (18.18%) CentOS
11 9 (16.36%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (16.36%) Ansible
11 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (14.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
12 8 (14.55%) REST
12 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
13 7 (12.73%) MongoDB

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 5 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.45%) Route 53
4 3 (5.45%) Serverless
5 2 (3.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.82%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (1.82%) IaaS
6 1 (1.82%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 2 (3.64%) AMQP
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) RS-232
4 1 (1.82%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
2 7 (12.73%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data
7 1 (1.82%) Essbase
7 1 (1.82%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) JIRA
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.73%) JUnit
4 6 (10.91%) IntelliJ
4 6 (10.91%) Subversion
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.64%) Maven
6 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.82%) Ant
7 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Electronics
2 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.73%) Junior
6 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Junior Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.27%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (5.45%) DevOps Administrator
9 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Junior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Web Services
2 11 (20.00%) XML
3 10 (18.18%) CSS
3 10 (18.18%) HTML
4 8 (14.55%) REST
5 7 (12.73%) Spring
6 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.91%) JPA
6 6 (10.91%) jQuery
6 6 (10.91%) JSON
6 6 (10.91%) LAMP
6 6 (10.91%) SOAP
6 6 (10.91%) Spring Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
7 5 (9.09%) HTML5
7 5 (9.09%) Symfony
8 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.27%) CSS3
8 4 (7.27%) Django
9 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) CESG
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Unix
2 10 (18.18%) CentOS
3 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows
6 2 (3.64%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.82%) Debian
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) DevOps
3 14 (25.45%) Open Source
4 13 (23.64%) Kanban
5 12 (21.82%) Scrum
5 12 (21.82%) TDD
6 10 (18.18%) BDD
7 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.73%) MVC
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.91%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.09%) Microservices
9 5 (9.09%) OO
9 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.27%) Server Patching
11 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) Python
2 15 (27.27%) Java
3 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
4 6 (10.91%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.27%) Perl
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Groovy
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.64%) VBScript
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) C#
9 1 (1.82%) R
9 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Puppet
2 9 (16.36%) Ansible
2 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.91%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.82%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
1 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
1 6 (10.91%) SAP
1 6 (10.91%) VMware
2 5 (9.09%) Google
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco
3 3 (5.45%) Juniper
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.64%) hybris
5 1 (1.82%) Atmel
5 1 (1.82%) BT
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) New Relic
5 1 (1.82%) Plumtree
5 1 (1.82%) Siebel
5 1 (1.82%) Zend