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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 14.39% 28.68% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 54.41% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 8
Average salary £32,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £38,000 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £55,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
45 68 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 32.37% 52.71% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 25
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 November 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Windows
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) ITIL
5 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (34.29%) Firewall
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
7 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
7 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
7 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (28.57%) HP
9 9 (25.71%) Advertising
9 9 (25.71%) Python
9 9 (25.71%) Oracle
9 9 (25.71%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) Perl
9 9 (25.71%) J2EE
9 9 (25.71%) Capacity Management
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (22.86%) DHCP
10 8 (22.86%) DNS
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (22.86%) Symantec
11 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
11 6 (17.14%) SLA
11 6 (17.14%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.14%) 3PAR

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (11.43%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Mule
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) DHCP
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) FTP
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
4 2 (5.71%) SSH
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JUnit
1 5 (14.29%) Maven
1 5 (14.29%) Selenium
1 5 (14.29%) Arquillian
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (25.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Administrator
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.86%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) J2EE
2 5 (14.29%) JPA
2 5 (14.29%) RichFaces
2 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 5 (14.29%) Java EE
3 4 (11.43%) jQuery
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) JSP
4 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Fedora
4 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Capacity Management
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.43%) ArchiMate
5 4 (11.43%) UML
5 4 (11.43%) SSADM
5 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
5 4 (11.43%) Content Management
5 4 (11.43%) DoDAF
5 4 (11.43%) MODAF
5 4 (11.43%) SysML
6 2 (5.71%) Release Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.71%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
1 9 (25.71%) Perl
1 9 (25.71%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
1 11 (31.43%) DV Cleared
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) CCNP
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) vSphere
4 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.43%) Xen
6 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (17.14%) HP SIM
1 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
1 6 (17.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) Oracle
5 8 (22.86%) Symantec
6 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 4 (11.43%) Alterian
8 4 (11.43%) Brocade
8 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 4 (11.43%) ATG
8 4 (11.43%) ProCurve
9 2 (5.71%) hybris
9 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.71%) Avaya
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago