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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 40 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 27.21% 27.52% 28.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.92% 65.22% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 12
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
52 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 35.37% 42.20% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £45,000
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 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) Security Cleared
3 34 (58.62%) SC Cleared
3 34 (58.62%) DV Cleared
4 29 (50.00%) Oracle
5 24 (41.38%) ITIL
5 24 (41.38%) VMware
6 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
7 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (32.76%) Capacity Management
9 17 (29.31%) Perl
9 17 (29.31%) Cisco
9 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
10 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
10 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (25.86%) DNS
11 15 (25.86%) DHCP
12 12 (20.69%) Samba
12 12 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (20.69%) Sun
12 12 (20.69%) RHCE
12 12 (20.69%) Solaris
13 11 (18.97%) HP
13 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 11 (18.97%) vCloud
13 11 (18.97%) Puppet
13 11 (18.97%) vSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (10.34%) JBoss
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.17%) Mule
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.86%) DNS
2 15 (25.86%) DHCP
3 11 (18.97%) Firewall
4 4 (6.90%) Network Security
4 4 (6.90%) FTP
4 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 4 (6.90%) DMZ
4 4 (6.90%) SMTP
4 4 (6.90%) X.400
5 3 (5.17%) Internet
6 1 (1.72%) SAN
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Ant
1 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.17%) Toad
1 3 (5.17%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) Hudson
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (10.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Administrator
3 13 (22.41%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 11 (18.97%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (18.97%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (17.24%) Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) DBA
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 1 (1.72%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) HTML
1 9 (15.52%) CSS
1 9 (15.52%) XML
2 8 (13.79%) JSP
3 7 (12.07%) Middleware
4 6 (10.34%) jQuery
4 6 (10.34%) J2EE
4 6 (10.34%) Web Services
5 5 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.17%) Servlets
6 3 (5.17%) Struts
6 3 (5.17%) JDBC
7 1 (1.72%) HTML5
7 1 (1.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.90%) Clustering
1 4 (6.90%) CESG
1 4 (6.90%) Fat Client
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (20.69%) Solaris
4 4 (6.90%) Fedora
4 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Scientific Linux
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) ITIL
2 19 (32.76%) Capacity Management
3 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (18.97%) DevOps
5 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.34%) Content Management
7 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.45%) Data Management
9 1 (1.72%) Release Management
9 1 (1.72%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.72%) Change Management
9 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.72%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (29.31%) Perl
3 9 (15.52%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.62%) Python
6 4 (6.90%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 34 (58.62%) SC Cleared
2 34 (58.62%) DV Cleared
3 12 (20.69%) RHCE
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.79%) CCNA
5 5 (8.62%) MCSE
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.90%) MCP
6 4 (6.90%) CISSP
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.69%) Samba
4 11 (18.97%) vSphere
4 11 (18.97%) vCloud
5 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.90%) Xen
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) SCCM
1 11 (18.97%) Puppet
1 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 11 (18.97%) SCOrch
2 7 (12.07%) HP SIM
2 7 (12.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (12.07%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.72%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Oracle
2 24 (41.38%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) Cisco
3 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.69%) Sun
5 11 (18.97%) HP
6 7 (12.07%) Symantec
6 7 (12.07%) 3PAR
7 6 (10.34%) ATG
7 6 (10.34%) Alterian
8 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.90%) Dell
10 3 (5.17%) hybris
11 1 (1.72%) Avaya
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