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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 15.79% 22.69% 15.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.50% 54.00% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 8
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
40 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 30.08% 42.02% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 27
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
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 29 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (64.10%) Windows
1 25 (64.10%) VMware
2 22 (56.41%) ITIL
3 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (43.59%) Capacity Management
5 16 (41.03%) Oracle
6 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.77%) Perl
9 11 (28.21%) Advertising
10 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (23.08%) SCCM
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 9 (23.08%) vCloud
11 9 (23.08%) Puppet
11 9 (23.08%) SCOrch
11 9 (23.08%) DevOps
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 9 (23.08%) Python
12 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
13 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.38%) Firewall
14 6 (15.38%) HP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) Mule
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
1 6 (15.38%) DHCP
1 6 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Toad
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
General
1 11 (28.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Administrator
2 10 (25.64%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) DBA
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (5.13%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 1 (2.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Middleware
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
1 6 (15.38%) CSS
1 6 (15.38%) J2EE
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
1 6 (15.38%) XML
1 6 (15.38%) jQuery
2 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (12.82%) JSP
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
1 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Fedora
4 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 17 (43.59%) Capacity Management
3 10 (25.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (23.08%) DevOps
5 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.38%) Content Management
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Change Management
8 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
8 2 (5.13%) Release Management
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) Perl
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 18 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 18 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) RHCE
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) vCloud
2 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.38%) vSphere
4 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.26%) Xen
6 3 (7.69%) Samba
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) SCCM
1 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
1 9 (23.08%) SCOrch
2 6 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 6 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (15.38%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) Oracle
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) HP
4 6 (15.38%) Symantec
4 6 (15.38%) ATG
4 6 (15.38%) Alterian
4 6 (15.38%) 3PAR
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) hybris
6 3 (7.69%) Sun
7 2 (5.13%) Avaya
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