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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 19 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 19.19% 9.86% 15.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.38% 30.43% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,900 £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
32 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 32.32% 32.39% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 21
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 £22,250 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 30 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 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 (60.98%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
3 18 (43.90%) DV Cleared
3 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 16 (39.02%) ITIL
6 13 (31.71%) Java
7 12 (29.27%) J2EE
7 12 (29.27%) Firewall
7 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
7 12 (29.27%) Maven
8 10 (24.39%) HP
8 10 (24.39%) UNIX
8 10 (24.39%) vSphere
9 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
9 9 (21.95%) Advertising
10 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (19.51%) Symantec
10 8 (19.51%) DHCP
10 8 (19.51%) DNS
10 8 (19.51%) vCloud
10 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (17.07%) Force.com
11 7 (17.07%) Visualforce
11 7 (17.07%) Apex Code
11 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (4.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) DHCP
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) FTP
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 2 (4.88%) SSH
4 2 (4.88%) NAS
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Maven
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 7 (17.07%) Ant
2 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
3 5 (12.20%) JUnit
3 5 (12.20%) Selenium
3 5 (12.20%) Arquillian
4 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 9 (21.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Lead Network Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) DBA
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Administrator
10 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
10 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Linux Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) J2EE
2 7 (17.07%) CSS
2 7 (17.07%) JSP
2 7 (17.07%) XML
2 7 (17.07%) HTML
2 7 (17.07%) Visualforce
3 5 (12.20%) Java EE
3 5 (12.20%) JPA
3 5 (12.20%) RichFaces
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
2 7 (17.07%) Build Automation
2 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
4 4 (9.76%) DoDAF
4 4 (9.76%) MODAF
4 4 (9.76%) SysML
4 4 (9.76%) ArchiMate
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.76%) UML
4 4 (9.76%) SSADM
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Change Management
6 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.44%) Release Management
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) Apex Code
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
1 18 (43.90%) DV Cleared
1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) CCNP
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) vSphere
3 8 (19.51%) vCloud
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
1 6 (14.63%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (14.63%) HP SIM
1 6 (14.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) HP
4 8 (19.51%) Symantec
5 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (14.63%) 3PAR
7 4 (9.76%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.76%) Brocade
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle
8 3 (7.32%) BMC
9 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.44%) Avaya
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 6 days ago