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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 21 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 4.00% 6.25% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.32% 54.55% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
19 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 15.20% 11.46% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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
Salary Histogram in Aldershot

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Aldershot region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Aldershot

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aldershot

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) Ant
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) SNA
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (12.50%) Maven
6 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) SNA
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy