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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 36 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 32.73% 36.36% 27.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.23% 44.44% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 13
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 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 47.27% 81.82% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 29
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 £36,000 £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 24 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 24 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 48 (71.64%) Windows
2 41 (61.19%) VMware
3 40 (59.70%) SC Cleared
3 40 (59.70%) Security Cleared
4 34 (50.75%) ITIL
5 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
5 32 (47.76%) DV Cleared
6 26 (38.81%) HP
7 25 (37.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
8 24 (35.82%) Firewall
9 23 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
11 19 (28.36%) DHCP
11 19 (28.36%) DNS
12 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
12 18 (26.87%) Oracle
12 18 (26.87%) vSphere
13 16 (23.88%) vCloud
13 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
14 13 (19.40%) CCNP
14 13 (19.40%) Cisco
14 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (19.40%) Advertising
14 13 (19.40%) Shell Script
15 12 (17.91%) NetBackup
15 12 (17.91%) Citrix
15 12 (17.91%) Java
16 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (16.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.96%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) Site Server
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.49%) Mule
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.82%) Firewall
2 19 (28.36%) DHCP
2 19 (28.36%) DNS
3 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
4 10 (14.93%) SAN
5 8 (11.94%) X.400
5 8 (11.94%) SMTP
5 8 (11.94%) FTP
5 8 (11.94%) HTTP
5 8 (11.94%) DMZ
5 8 (11.94%) Network Security
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
7 3 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.48%) Ant
2 3 (4.48%) Maven
2 3 (4.48%) Subversion
3 2 (2.99%) Toad
General
1 13 (19.40%) Advertising
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Administrator
6 6 (8.96%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Designer
7 5 (7.46%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) J2EE
2 9 (13.43%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) Web Services
4 5 (7.46%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) CSS
5 4 (5.97%) JSP
6 3 (4.48%) Visualforce
7 2 (2.99%) Middleware
8 1 (1.49%) EJB
8 1 (1.49%) JDBC
8 1 (1.49%) Struts
8 1 (1.49%) LAMP
8 1 (1.49%) Symfony
8 1 (1.49%) jQuery
8 1 (1.49%) Laravel
8 1 (1.49%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) CESG
2 6 (8.96%) Clustering
2 6 (8.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.49%) Statistics
3 1 (1.49%) CMDB
3 1 (1.49%) Wiki
3 1 (1.49%) Blog
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (71.64%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (11.94%) UNIX
5 6 (8.96%) CentOS
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (16.42%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
2 11 (16.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.94%) Requirements Management
4 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.96%) Content Management
6 5 (7.46%) ArchiMate
6 5 (7.46%) QMS
6 5 (7.46%) SSADM
6 5 (7.46%) UML
6 5 (7.46%) Quality Management
6 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.46%) DoDAF
6 5 (7.46%) MODAF
6 5 (7.46%) SysML
7 3 (4.48%) Web Development
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) Shell Script
2 12 (17.91%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.96%) Python
4 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.48%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (59.70%) SC Cleared
1 40 (59.70%) Security Cleared
2 32 (47.76%) DV Cleared
3 13 (19.40%) CCNP
3 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.94%) MCSE
4 8 (11.94%) CISSP
4 8 (11.94%) RHCE
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.99%) OCP
6 1 (1.49%) OCA
6 1 (1.49%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
2 23 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.87%) vSphere
4 16 (23.88%) vCloud
5 10 (14.93%) NFS
6 7 (10.45%) Xen
7 5 (7.46%) XenApp
7 5 (7.46%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) NetBackup
2 11 (16.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 11 (16.42%) HP SIM
3 5 (7.46%) SCCM
3 5 (7.46%) SCOM
4 2 (2.99%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (61.19%) VMware
2 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 26 (38.81%) HP
4 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
4 18 (26.87%) Oracle
5 13 (19.40%) Cisco
6 12 (17.91%) Citrix
7 11 (16.42%) Symantec
8 8 (11.94%) 3PAR
9 6 (8.96%) ATG
9 6 (8.96%) JBoss
10 5 (7.46%) ProCurve
10 5 (7.46%) Brocade
11 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (4.48%) Alterian
12 2 (2.99%) NetApp
12 2 (2.99%) Sun
13 1 (1.49%) BMC
13 1 (1.49%) Sencha
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