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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 8 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 20.55% 4.92% 12.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.18% 23.08% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £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
22 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 30.14% 21.31% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 17
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
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 £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 27 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) VMware
3 22 (46.81%) SC Cleared
3 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
4 20 (42.55%) DV Cleared
5 14 (29.79%) vCloud
5 14 (29.79%) Java
6 13 (27.66%) J2EE
6 13 (27.66%) ITIL
6 13 (27.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (25.53%) Maven
7 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
8 11 (23.40%) HP
9 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.28%) Firewall
9 10 (21.28%) UNIX
9 10 (21.28%) vSphere
10 8 (17.02%) Advertising
10 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
10 8 (17.02%) XML
10 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.89%) Subversion
11 7 (14.89%) Build Automation
11 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (14.89%) Force.com
11 7 (14.89%) Visualforce
11 7 (14.89%) Apex Code

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Firewall
2 6 (12.77%) DHCP
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) SAN
3 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.51%) VPN
5 2 (4.26%) FTP
5 2 (4.26%) Wireless
5 2 (4.26%) SSH
5 2 (4.26%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Maven
2 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.89%) Ant
3 7 (14.89%) Subversion
4 5 (10.64%) Selenium
4 5 (10.64%) Arquillian
4 5 (10.64%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 8 (17.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 12 (25.53%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Administrator
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) DBA
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Linux Support
10 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) IT Administrator
10 2 (4.26%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) J2EE
2 8 (17.02%) XML
3 7 (14.89%) CSS
3 7 (14.89%) JSP
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) Visualforce
4 5 (10.64%) Java EE
4 5 (10.64%) JPA
4 5 (10.64%) RichFaces
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.13%) CMDB
1 1 (2.13%) Wiki
1 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (21.28%) UNIX
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (14.89%) Build Automation
4 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.51%) UML
5 4 (8.51%) SSADM
5 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.51%) ArchiMate
5 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.51%) DoDAF
5 4 (8.51%) MODAF
5 4 (8.51%) SysML
6 2 (4.26%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Java
2 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) Apex Code
4 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) SC Cleared
1 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) CCNP
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) vCloud
2 10 (21.28%) vSphere
2 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.64%) NFS
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (4.26%) Xen
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.51%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (8.51%) HP SIM
2 4 (8.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (6.38%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) VMware
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.40%) HP
4 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
4 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (12.77%) Symantec
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco
5 6 (12.77%) 3PAR
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle
7 4 (8.51%) ProCurve
7 4 (8.51%) Brocade
8 3 (6.38%) BMC
9 2 (4.26%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.13%) NetApp
10 1 (2.13%) Alterian
10 1 (2.13%) JBoss
10 1 (2.13%) Citrix
10 1 (2.13%) ATG
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago