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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 21.95% 20.27% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.00% 68.18% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 3
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
25 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 30.49% 29.73% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (74.51%) Windows
1 38 (74.51%) Security Cleared
2 28 (54.90%) vSphere
2 28 (54.90%) ITIL
2 28 (54.90%) DHCP
2 28 (54.90%) DNS
2 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 28 (54.90%) Firewall
3 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 27 (52.94%) DV Cleared
4 22 (43.14%) Oracle
5 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 17 (33.33%) VMware
6 17 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 17 (33.33%) Symantec
6 17 (33.33%) HP
6 17 (33.33%) SLA
6 17 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 17 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
6 17 (33.33%) HP Storage
6 17 (33.33%) HP SIM
6 17 (33.33%) 3PAR
6 17 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 16 (31.37%) Sun
8 12 (23.53%) Toad
8 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) DHCP
1 28 (54.90%) DNS
1 28 (54.90%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.57%) SMTP
3 11 (21.57%) FTP
3 11 (21.57%) HTTP
3 11 (21.57%) Network Security
3 11 (21.57%) DMZ
3 11 (21.57%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Toad
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 6 (11.76%) Maven
2 6 (11.76%) Hudson
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) Ant
2 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Administrator
2 17 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (21.57%) Network Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Security Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Systems Developer
5 6 (11.76%) DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Graduate
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
1 6 (11.76%) J2EE
1 6 (11.76%) EJB
1 6 (11.76%) CSS
1 6 (11.76%) JDBC
1 6 (11.76%) JSP
1 6 (11.76%) Servlets
1 6 (11.76%) Struts
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
1 6 (11.76%) XML
1 6 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) HP Storage
2 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (21.57%) CESG
4 6 (11.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 38 (74.51%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (19.61%) Solaris
5 6 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) ITIL
2 17 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 6 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.76%) OOD
3 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.76%) Workflow
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.76%) Data Management
4 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) Perl
2 7 (13.73%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) Ruby
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (74.51%) Security Cleared
2 27 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 27 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) CCNA
3 11 (21.57%) CISSP
3 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (21.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (19.61%) RHCE
5 6 (11.76%) Sun Certification
5 6 (11.76%) OCA
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) vSphere
2 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 17 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 17 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 17 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) Oracle
3 17 (33.33%) HP
3 17 (33.33%) Symantec
3 17 (33.33%) VMware
3 17 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 16 (31.37%) Sun
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago