Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 250 173 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 14.22% 11.18% 9.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.62% 39.41% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 221 154 172
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £52,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 525 439 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.86% 28.38% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 454 378 491
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -6.21%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £46,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Wiltshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Linux in Wiltshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Wiltshire

Linux
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +7 102 £42,500 -19.05% 19
Chippenham +3 68 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Salisbury -16 25 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Trowbridge +7 14 £38,750 -16.22% 1
Marlborough 0 9 £38,500 +2.67%
Corsham +1 6 £43,000 -14.00% 2
Malmesbury +5 2 - - 1
Melksham - 2 £20,000 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 143 (57.20%) Windows
2 76 (30.40%) Security Cleared
3 61 (24.40%) SC Cleared
4 60 (24.00%) SQL
4 60 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 60 (24.00%) VMware
5 57 (22.80%) Amazon AWS
6 56 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 48 (19.20%) PowerShell
9 47 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
10 46 (18.40%) MySQL
11 44 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (16.00%) C#
13 39 (15.60%) Unix
13 39 (15.60%) Python
13 39 (15.60%) Relational Database
14 38 (15.20%) DevOps
14 38 (15.20%) Software Engineering
14 38 (15.20%) Windows Server
15 37 (14.80%) SCCM
16 36 (14.40%) RDBMS
17 35 (14.00%) Project Management
18 33 (13.20%) Cisco
18 33 (13.20%) Active Directory
18 33 (13.20%) Data Protection
19 32 (12.80%) Firewall
20 30 (12.00%) OO
21 29 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 28 (11.20%) Red Hat

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 27 (10.80%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (7.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.80%) Apache
5 6 (2.40%) Confluence
6 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) Jetty
9 1 (0.40%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.40%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (8.80%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 57 (22.80%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (5.60%) SaaS
5 4 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.60%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.80%) Office 365
6 2 (0.80%) PaaS
7 1 (0.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.80%) Firewall
2 23 (9.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 23 (9.20%) Unified Communications
3 22 (8.80%) Software-Defined Networking
4 12 (4.80%) Internet
5 7 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.80%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (2.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (2.80%) TACACS
5 7 (2.80%) tcpdump
5 7 (2.80%) Wireshark
6 5 (2.00%) DNS
6 5 (2.00%) Network Security
6 5 (2.00%) SAN
6 5 (2.00%) SSL
6 5 (2.00%) Wireless
7 4 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.60%) SSH
8 3 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.40%) MySQL
3 39 (15.60%) Relational Database
4 36 (14.40%) RDBMS
5 20 (8.00%) Ingres
6 14 (5.60%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.80%) Big Data
7 12 (4.80%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (3.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (3.20%) BigQuery
10 8 (3.20%) Data Lake
10 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (2.80%) NoSQL
11 7 (2.80%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 20 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.40%) Subversion
3 14 (5.60%) JIRA
4 13 (5.20%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.40%) GitLab
6 10 (4.00%) Maven
7 8 (3.20%) Ant
7 8 (3.20%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.00%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (2.00%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.20%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.20%) JIRA Agile
9 3 (1.20%) JUnit
10 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.80%) Selenium
10 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (5.20%) Finance
2 10 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.40%) Banking
3 6 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.00%) Local Government
4 5 (2.00%) Retail
5 4 (1.60%) Marketing
6 3 (1.20%) Electronics
7 2 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (12.80%) Developer
2 29 (11.60%) Architect
3 28 (11.20%) Applications Support
4 26 (10.40%) Software Engineer
5 25 (10.00%) Analyst
6 24 (9.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 19 (7.60%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.60%) Storage Engineer
8 18 (7.20%) Lead Architect
8 18 (7.20%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 18 (7.20%) Support Analyst
9 17 (6.80%) C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (6.40%) Applications Support Analyst
11 15 (6.00%) Backup Engineer
11 15 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (6.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
12 14 (5.60%) Administrator
13 13 (5.20%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.80%) .NET Developer
14 12 (4.80%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.60%) .NET
2 13 (5.20%) HTML
3 11 (4.40%) .NET Core
3 11 (4.40%) Node.js
4 10 (4.00%) Qt
5 9 (3.60%) .NET Framework
5 9 (3.60%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.60%) CSS
6 8 (3.20%) XML
7 7 (2.80%) React
8 6 (2.40%) Spring
8 6 (2.40%) Symfony
9 5 (2.00%) LAMP
10 4 (1.60%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.60%) jQuery
10 4 (1.60%) Laravel
10 4 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.20%) CGI
11 3 (1.20%) CSS3
11 3 (1.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.80%) Blackberry
1 22 (8.80%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
3 19 (7.60%) EMC VNX
4 16 (6.40%) Clustering
5 12 (4.80%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (4.40%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (3.20%) Fintech
10 6 (2.40%) Data Centre
10 6 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (2.00%) User Experience
12 4 (1.60%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
15 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
15 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
15 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 143 (57.20%) Windows
2 39 (15.60%) Unix
3 38 (15.20%) Windows Server
4 28 (11.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (10.80%) Windows 10
5 27 (10.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (10.40%) CentOS
7 22 (8.80%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.60%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.20%) Solaris
10 7 (2.80%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.00%) Android
11 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.60%) Debian
13 2 (0.80%) SUSE
14 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.20%) DevOps
2 38 (15.20%) Software Engineering
3 35 (14.00%) Project Management
4 33 (13.20%) Data Protection
5 30 (12.00%) OO
6 29 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 27 (10.80%) ITIL
7 27 (10.80%) PRINCE2
7 27 (10.80%) Technical Architecture
8 23 (9.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 23 (9.20%) Mobile Device Management
8 23 (9.20%) Scrum
8 23 (9.20%) Security Monitoring
9 22 (8.80%) ArchiMate
9 22 (8.80%) OOD
9 22 (8.80%) Service Delivery
9 22 (8.80%) TOGAF
10 20 (8.00%) Load Balancing
10 20 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.00%) SQL
2 48 (19.20%) PowerShell
3 40 (16.00%) C#
4 39 (15.60%) Python
5 26 (10.40%) C++
5 26 (10.40%) JavaScript
6 22 (8.80%) Java
7 20 (8.00%) C
8 19 (7.60%) Bash Shell
9 16 (6.40%) Shell Script
10 14 (5.60%) TypeScript
11 12 (4.80%) PHP
12 7 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.80%) Ruby
12 7 (2.80%) Tcl
13 6 (2.40%) Perl
14 3 (1.20%) Groovy
15 2 (0.80%) ANSI SQL
16 1 (0.40%) Go
16 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (30.40%) Security Cleared
2 61 (24.40%) SC Cleared
3 28 (11.20%) DV Cleared
4 22 (8.80%) TOGAF Certification
5 19 (7.60%) Degree
6 5 (2.00%) CCNP
6 5 (2.00%) CEH
6 5 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.00%) ISEB
6 5 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.00%) MCSA
6 5 (2.00%) MCSE
6 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.60%) CCNA
7 4 (1.60%) CCSA
7 4 (1.60%) CCSE
8 3 (1.20%) RHCE
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.60%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (13.20%) Active Directory
3 24 (9.60%) Virtual Desktop
4 15 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (5.20%) Docker
6 7 (2.80%) VMware NSX
7 6 (2.40%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.20%) HDFS
8 3 (1.20%) Postfix
8 3 (1.20%) vSphere
8 3 (1.20%) XenApp
9 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.40%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.40%) KVM
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (14.80%) SCCM
2 23 (9.20%) SCOM
3 22 (8.80%) vRealize
4 19 (7.60%) EMC NetWorker
4 19 (7.60%) Puppet
5 14 (5.60%) Ansible
5 14 (5.60%) Terraform
6 11 (4.40%) vCenter Server
7 9 (3.60%) Kubernetes
8 7 (2.80%) ArcSight ESM
8 7 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.40%) Netcool
9 6 (2.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (2.00%) Data Guard
10 5 (2.00%) Nagios
11 4 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (1.20%) Cacti
13 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
13 1 (0.40%) Ganglia
13 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 60 (24.00%) Microsoft
1 60 (24.00%) VMware
2 33 (13.20%) Cisco
3 28 (11.20%) Red Hat
4 27 (10.80%) Oracle
5 22 (8.80%) Veeam
6 19 (7.60%) Dell
6 19 (7.60%) EMC
6 19 (7.60%) Google
7 14 (5.60%) SolarWinds
8 9 (3.60%) F5
9 8 (3.20%) Teradata
10 7 (2.80%) ArcSight
10 7 (2.80%) Blue Coat
10 7 (2.80%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.40%) Citrix
11 6 (2.40%) CyberArk
11 6 (2.40%) Symantec
12 4 (1.60%) McAfee
12 4 (1.60%) Remedy