Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Linux
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 35
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 172 159 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.11% 9.33% 6.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.05% 28.96% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 158 156 134
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +7.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,075
90th Percentile £59,125 £47,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 452 549 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.20% 32.20% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 384 482 549
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,400 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -8.27% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,925 £51,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +4 53 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Salisbury +1 43 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Chippenham +2 31 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Malmesbury +15 14 £45,000 - 2
Marlborough - 9 £37,500 - 1
Corsham -2 7 £50,000 +53.85%
Trowbridge - 4 £46,250 -
Devizes - 2 £23,000 -
Linux
South West

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

1 80 (46.51%) Windows
2 57 (33.14%) Security Cleared
3 56 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (30.23%) DevOps
5 47 (27.33%) Amazon AWS
5 47 (27.33%) Puppet
6 46 (26.74%) SC Cleared
6 46 (26.74%) ITIL
7 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 38 (22.09%) Software Engineering
9 37 (21.51%) Unix
9 37 (21.51%) Ansible
10 36 (20.93%) Web Services
11 34 (19.77%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (19.19%) Open Source
13 32 (18.60%) Java
14 31 (18.02%) Oracle
14 31 (18.02%) DHCP
14 31 (18.02%) DNS
14 31 (18.02%) DV Cleared
15 30 (17.44%) Python
16 29 (16.86%) HTTP
17 28 (16.28%) TCP/IP
17 28 (16.28%) CESG
17 28 (16.28%) Firewall
17 28 (16.28%) Scrum
17 28 (16.28%) CentOS
18 27 (15.70%) Configuration Management
19 26 (15.12%) 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 12 (6.98%) Apache
2 8 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.07%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (4.07%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.33%) Alfresco
5 4 (2.33%) JBoss
5 4 (2.33%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.74%) Confluence
6 3 (1.74%) Jetty
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (13.37%) Serverless
3 14 (8.14%) Amazon S3
4 10 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (5.81%) OpenShift
5 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (3.49%) PaaS
7 5 (2.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.91%) Route 53
7 5 (2.91%) SaaS
8 4 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (2.33%) GitHub
8 4 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Office 365
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.58%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.02%) DHCP
1 31 (18.02%) DNS
2 29 (16.86%) HTTP
3 28 (16.28%) Firewall
3 28 (16.28%) TCP/IP
4 22 (12.79%) DMZ
4 22 (12.79%) FTP
4 22 (12.79%) Network Security
4 22 (12.79%) SMTP
4 22 (12.79%) X.400
5 11 (6.40%) VPN
6 8 (4.65%) LAN
6 8 (4.65%) WAN
7 4 (2.33%) SSL
8 3 (1.74%) Internet
8 3 (1.74%) NAS
8 3 (1.74%) SAN
9 2 (1.16%) AMQP
9 2 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.72%) MySQL
2 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.40%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.81%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (4.07%) Big Data
8 5 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.33%) MS Access
10 3 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.74%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.74%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (6.98%) Subversion
2 11 (6.40%) JIRA
3 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.65%) IntelliJ
5 7 (4.07%) Maven
6 6 (3.49%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.49%) JUnit
7 5 (2.91%) Ant
7 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.33%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.74%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.74%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (9.30%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Marketing
3 7 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.49%) Electronics
4 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (22.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (16.86%) Developer
3 26 (15.12%) Network Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (11.63%) Security Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Architect
6 14 (8.14%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (6.98%) Applications Support
8 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.40%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.81%) Administrator
9 10 (5.81%) Consultant
9 10 (5.81%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Storage Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.65%) Lead DevOps
12 7 (4.07%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) Lead Tester
12 7 (4.07%) Technical Leader
12 7 (4.07%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.93%) Web Services
2 22 (12.79%) XML
3 15 (8.72%) HTML
4 13 (7.56%) Spring
5 11 (6.40%) SOAP
6 9 (5.23%) .NET
6 9 (5.23%) .NET Core
6 9 (5.23%) .NET Framework
6 9 (5.23%) ASP.NET
6 9 (5.23%) CSS
7 8 (4.65%) Middleware
7 8 (4.65%) REST
8 7 (4.07%) Ajax
8 7 (4.07%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.07%) JSON
9 6 (3.49%) jQuery
9 6 (3.49%) LAMP
9 6 (3.49%) WSDL
10 5 (2.91%) Django
10 5 (2.91%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) CESG
2 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.23%) Derivative
3 9 (5.23%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.49%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.49%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.74%) Clustering
7 3 (1.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.74%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.16%) CCTV
8 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.58%) APACS
9 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.58%) EMV
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 80 (46.51%) Windows
2 37 (21.51%) Unix
3 28 (16.28%) CentOS
4 21 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (4.65%) Android
7 7 (4.07%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.33%) AIX
8 4 (2.33%) CoreOS
8 4 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.16%) Solaris
9 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.58%) Debian
10 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.23%) DevOps
3 46 (26.74%) ITIL
4 38 (22.09%) Software Engineering
5 33 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (19.19%) Open Source
6 28 (16.28%) Scrum
7 27 (15.70%) Configuration Management
8 23 (13.37%) Microservices
9 22 (12.79%) Infrastructure Management
9 22 (12.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (12.79%) Virtual Environments
10 19 (11.05%) TDD
11 17 (9.88%) MVC
12 16 (9.30%) DSDM
12 16 (9.30%) Waterfall
13 12 (6.98%) Integration Testing
13 12 (6.98%) Kanban
14 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.60%) Java
2 30 (17.44%) Python
3 15 (8.72%) PHP
3 15 (8.72%) SQL
4 14 (8.14%) Shell Script
5 12 (6.98%) C#
6 10 (5.81%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.81%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.07%) C
8 6 (3.49%) Groovy
9 5 (2.91%) C++
9 5 (2.91%) Perl
9 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.91%) Ruby
10 4 (2.33%) Delphi
10 4 (2.33%) Pascal
10 4 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.33%) VBA
11 2 (1.16%) R
11 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (33.14%) Security Cleared
2 46 (26.74%) SC Cleared
3 31 (18.02%) DV Cleared
4 25 (14.53%) CISSP
5 22 (12.79%) CCNA
5 22 (12.79%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (12.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 20 (11.63%) Degree
7 9 (5.23%) RHCE
7 9 (5.23%) RHCSA
8 7 (4.07%) CEH
8 7 (4.07%) ISEB
8 7 (4.07%) ISTQB
8 7 (4.07%) MCSA
8 7 (4.07%) MCSE
8 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (3.49%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.74%) SANS
11 2 (1.16%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) QA
2 7 (4.07%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (2.91%) SLA
4 3 (1.74%) RMADS
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (12.79%) vSphere
2 13 (7.56%) Docker
2 13 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (6.40%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.23%) NFS
5 9 (5.23%) Samba
6 4 (2.33%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.74%) GlusterFS
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.16%) Firmware
8 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (27.33%) Puppet
2 37 (21.51%) Ansible
3 34 (19.77%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.23%) Nagios
5 8 (4.65%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.74%) OSSEC
6 3 (1.74%) Terraform
7 2 (1.16%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.16%) Opsview
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.02%) Oracle
3 26 (15.12%) Red Hat
4 19 (11.05%) VMware
5 13 (7.56%) Cisco
5 13 (7.56%) HP
6 9 (5.23%) Scality
7 8 (4.65%) IBM
8 6 (3.49%) Capita
8 6 (3.49%) SaltStack
8 6 (3.49%) SAP
9 5 (2.91%) Google
10 3 (1.74%) F5
10 3 (1.74%) hybris
10 3 (1.74%) Juniper
10 3 (1.74%) New Relic
11 2 (1.16%) NETGEAR
11 2 (1.16%) Sun
11 2 (1.16%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.16%) Xamarin