The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Andover region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 32.73% 38.10% 32.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.59% 45.71% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 17
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +16.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 46.36% 83.33% 62.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 33
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 51 (72.86%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) VMware
3 43 (61.43%) SC Cleared
3 43 (61.43%) Security Cleared
4 37 (52.86%) ITIL
5 35 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 35 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 29 (41.43%) HP
7 27 (38.57%) Active Directory
7 27 (38.57%) Firewall
7 27 (38.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (30.00%) DNS
9 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 21 (30.00%) DHCP
10 19 (27.14%) Oracle
11 18 (25.71%) Red Hat
11 18 (25.71%) vSphere
12 16 (22.86%) vCloud
12 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
13 14 (20.00%) Cisco
13 14 (20.00%) Citrix
13 14 (20.00%) CCNP
13 14 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (20.00%) NetBackup
14 13 (18.57%) Advertising
14 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
14 13 (18.57%) Symantec
14 13 (18.57%) SLA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (8.57%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) Site Server
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.43%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) Firewall
2 21 (30.00%) DNS
2 21 (30.00%) DHCP
3 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.29%) SAN
5 8 (11.43%) SMTP
5 8 (11.43%) FTP
5 8 (11.43%) HTTP
5 8 (11.43%) DMZ
5 8 (11.43%) X.400
5 8 (11.43%) Network Security
6 6 (8.57%) VPN
7 3 (4.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) Maven
2 2 (2.86%) Ant
2 2 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 13 (18.57%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Administrator
5 7 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.57%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Designer
6 6 (8.57%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.57%) Designer
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) J2EE
2 9 (12.86%) XML
3 6 (8.57%) Web Services
4 5 (7.14%) HTML
4 5 (7.14%) CSS
5 3 (4.29%) JSP
6 2 (2.86%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.86%) Middleware
7 1 (1.43%) EJB
7 1 (1.43%) Struts
7 1 (1.43%) JDBC
7 1 (1.43%) LAMP
7 1 (1.43%) Laravel
7 1 (1.43%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (1.43%) Symfony
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) CESG
2 6 (8.57%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
3 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) CMDB
3 1 (1.43%) Wiki
3 1 (1.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 51 (72.86%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.43%) UNIX
5 6 (8.57%) CentOS
5 6 (8.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
2 11 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (15.71%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.43%) Requirements Management
4 8 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.57%) SSADM
5 6 (8.57%) UML
5 6 (8.57%) DoDAF
5 6 (8.57%) MODAF
5 6 (8.57%) SysML
5 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
5 6 (8.57%) Content Management
5 6 (8.57%) Quality Management
5 6 (8.57%) QMS
5 6 (8.57%) ArchiMate
6 3 (4.29%) Web Development
7 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
2 12 (17.14%) Java
3 10 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.00%) Python
5 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.86%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.43%) Perl
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) SQL
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (61.43%) SC Cleared
1 43 (61.43%) Security Cleared
2 35 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (20.00%) CCNP
3 14 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.43%) MCSE
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.43%) CISSP
4 8 (11.43%) RHCE
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.86%) OCP
6 1 (1.43%) OCA
6 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (38.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (25.71%) vSphere
4 16 (22.86%) vCloud
5 10 (14.29%) NFS
6 7 (10.00%) Xen
6 7 (10.00%) XenApp
6 7 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 13 (18.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 13 (18.57%) HP SIM
3 7 (10.00%) SCCM
3 7 (10.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.86%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) VMware
2 35 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (41.43%) HP
4 19 (27.14%) Oracle
5 18 (25.71%) Red Hat
6 14 (20.00%) Cisco
6 14 (20.00%) Citrix
7 13 (18.57%) Symantec
8 8 (11.43%) 3PAR
9 6 (8.57%) JBoss
9 6 (8.57%) Brocade
9 6 (8.57%) ATG
9 6 (8.57%) ProCurve
10 3 (4.29%) Alterian
11 2 (2.86%) NetApp
11 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.86%) Sun
12 1 (1.43%) BMC
12 1 (1.43%) Sencha
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Penison, Healthcare,
Posted: 2 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago