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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 14 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 13.86% 1.90% 15.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 12.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
22 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aldershot 21.78% 15.82% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 July 2015, 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 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Solaris
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 11 (40.74%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) DNS
6 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.93%) McAfee
6 7 (25.93%) SOA
6 7 (25.93%) Internet
6 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.93%) MySQL
6 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
6 7 (25.93%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (25.93%) SIEM
7 6 (22.22%) SDLC
7 6 (22.22%) DB2
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) AIX
7 6 (22.22%) HPUX
7 6 (22.22%) Apache
7 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (22.22%) Novell
7 6 (22.22%) Veritas
7 6 (22.22%) HP
7 6 (22.22%) EMC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Aldershot by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) SAN
3 6 (22.22%) SMS
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) DB2
2 6 (22.22%) Ingres
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Applications Support
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) DBA
4 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 6 (22.22%) AS400
2 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Solaris
2 12 (44.44%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) VMS
3 6 (22.22%) AIX
3 6 (22.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) SOA
2 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
2 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
2 7 (25.93%) SIEM
3 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (18.52%) Benchmarking
4 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
5 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) FISMA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (18.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) McAfee
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) HP
3 6 (22.22%) EMC
3 6 (22.22%) Novell
3 6 (22.22%) Veritas
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat