The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aldershot region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 21.62% 8.41% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 33.33% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 13
Average salary £20,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aldershot region.

Operating Systems Category
Aldershot
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 32.43% 25.23% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 18
Average salary £36,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.11% +1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Aldershot region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Aldershot

Linux
Salary Trend in Aldershot

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

Linux Salary Trend in Aldershot

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aldershot

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aldershot region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
4 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 10 (33.33%) IPsec
4 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 10 (33.33%) Internet
4 10 (33.33%) Solaris
4 10 (33.33%) VPN
4 10 (33.33%) DNS
4 10 (33.33%) Network Security
4 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 10 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (33.33%) PKI
4 10 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 10 (33.33%) Computer Security
4 10 (33.33%) FISMA
5 8 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (13.33%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) Python
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.33%) DB2
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Aldershot region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
1 10 (33.33%) Internet
1 10 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 10 (33.33%) IPsec
1 10 (33.33%) Network Security
1 10 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) BGP
2 1 (3.33%) MPLS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) DB2
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.00%) IBM BigInsights
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Ant
1 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) DBA
2 8 (26.67%) Junior
2 8 (26.67%) Junior DBA
3 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
4 6 (20.00%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) DB2 Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (10.00%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) Servlets
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) PKI
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Unix
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Information Security
2 10 (33.33%) Computer Security
2 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 10 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Python
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (10.00%) R
2 3 (10.00%) Ruby
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) FISMA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (10.00%) Hortonworks
3 3 (10.00%) MapR
3 3 (10.00%) McAfee
3 3 (10.00%) Netezza
3 3 (10.00%) Sophos
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec
3 3 (10.00%) Teradata
3 3 (10.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (3.33%) IBM