The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 9 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 19.15% 7.69% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 25.00% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 8
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Andover region.

Operating Systems Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 29.79% 30.77% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 19
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Linux
Salary Trend in Andover

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

Linux Salary Trend in Andover

Linux
Salary Histogram in Andover

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Andover region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Andover 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 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 20 (47.62%) DV Cleared
3 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 15 (35.71%) ITIL
4 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) Java
6 12 (28.57%) J2EE
6 12 (28.57%) Firewall
6 12 (28.57%) Maven
6 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 11 (26.19%) vSphere
8 10 (23.81%) vCloud
8 10 (23.81%) HP
8 10 (23.81%) UNIX
9 8 (19.05%) DNS
9 8 (19.05%) DHCP
9 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (19.05%) Symantec
9 8 (19.05%) Advertising
9 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (16.67%) Force.com
10 7 (16.67%) Visualforce
10 7 (16.67%) Apex Code
10 7 (16.67%) Build Automation
10 7 (16.67%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Andover 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 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 8 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) FTP
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless
4 2 (4.76%) SSH
4 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Maven
2 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 7 (16.67%) Ant
3 5 (11.90%) Selenium
3 5 (11.90%) Arquillian
3 5 (11.90%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 8 (19.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Administrator
3 10 (23.81%) VMware Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Lead Network Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) DBA
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) IT Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) J2EE
2 7 (16.67%) Visualforce
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) JSP
2 7 (16.67%) XML
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) JPA
3 5 (11.90%) Java EE
3 5 (11.90%) RichFaces
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) UNIX
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.52%) UML
5 4 (9.52%) SSADM
5 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.52%) ArchiMate
5 4 (9.52%) DoDAF
5 4 (9.52%) MODAF
5 4 (9.52%) SysML
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 20 (47.62%) DV Cleared
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) CCNP
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) vSphere
3 10 (23.81%) vCloud
4 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 6 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 6 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 6 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) HP
4 8 (19.05%) Symantec
5 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 4 (9.52%) Cisco
7 4 (9.52%) Brocade
7 4 (9.52%) ProCurve
8 3 (7.14%) BMC
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle
9 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago