The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 87 88 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.30% 19.60% 14.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.28% 55.70% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 84 78 88
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
184 158 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.58% 35.19% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 172 128 229
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Linux
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Basingstoke region.

Linux Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Linux
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

1 122 (59.80%) Windows
2 92 (45.10%) MySQL
3 73 (35.78%) SQL Server
4 66 (32.35%) SQL
5 63 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (27.94%) Degree
7 53 (25.98%) Java
8 48 (23.53%) PHP
9 46 (22.55%) Ruby
10 43 (21.08%) Web Services
11 42 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 42 (20.59%) VMware
12 41 (20.10%) HTML
13 40 (19.61%) Apache
14 39 (19.12%) CSS
15 38 (18.63%) OO
15 38 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (18.14%) C#
16 37 (18.14%) Subversion
17 36 (17.65%) Software Engineering
17 36 (17.65%) Python
18 34 (16.67%) Web Development
18 34 (16.67%) Bash Shell
19 33 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 33 (16.18%) WAN
20 32 (15.69%) Git (software)
20 32 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
20 32 (15.69%) Line Management
21 31 (15.20%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 40 (19.61%) Apache
2 7 (3.43%) JBoss
2 7 (3.43%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.94%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.45%) Node.js
5 2 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (4.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.39%) Amazon S3
3 7 (3.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (16.18%) WAN
2 25 (12.25%) Wireshark
3 15 (7.35%) Firewall
4 9 (4.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (3.92%) BGP
5 8 (3.92%) DNS
5 8 (3.92%) IPsec
5 8 (3.92%) LAN
5 8 (3.92%) OSPF
5 8 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.43%) DHCP
6 7 (3.43%) HTTP
6 7 (3.43%) MPLS
6 7 (3.43%) RIP
6 7 (3.43%) SAN
6 7 (3.43%) SSL
6 7 (3.43%) VLAN
6 7 (3.43%) VPLS
7 5 (2.45%) Internet
7 5 (2.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (45.10%) MySQL
2 73 (35.78%) SQL Server
3 24 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.39%) MariaDB
5 8 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.43%) Redis
7 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.98%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.49%) Riak
11 1 (0.49%) TokuDB
Development Applications
1 37 (18.14%) Subversion
2 32 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 26 (12.75%) Jenkins
4 22 (10.78%) JIRA
5 17 (8.33%) Bugzilla
6 8 (3.92%) Selenium
7 6 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.45%) GoogleTest
8 5 (2.45%) NUnit
9 4 (1.96%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.96%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.96%) Robotium
10 3 (1.47%) Appium
11 2 (0.98%) Maven
12 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.49%) RSpec
12 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.49%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (15.20%) Telecoms
2 17 (8.33%) Finance
3 10 (4.90%) Electronics
4 8 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Games
5 1 (0.49%) German Language
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (28.92%) Developer
2 31 (15.20%) PHP Developer
3 27 (13.24%) Administrator
4 24 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
4 24 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 20 (9.80%) Automation Engineer
6 19 (9.31%) DBA
7 17 (8.33%) Analyst
7 17 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (7.35%) C Developer
8 15 (7.35%) C++ Developer
9 14 (6.86%) C/C++ Developer
9 14 (6.86%) Software Manager
10 11 (5.39%) Linux Developer
11 10 (4.90%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Development Manager
11 10 (4.90%) IP Engineer
11 10 (4.90%) Software Development Manager
11 10 (4.90%) Software Test Engineer
11 10 (4.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.08%) Web Services
2 41 (20.10%) HTML
3 39 (19.12%) CSS
4 31 (15.20%) jQuery
5 30 (14.71%) LAMP
6 23 (11.27%) SOAP
7 22 (10.78%) CodeIgniter
8 18 (8.82%) Ajax
9 15 (7.35%) XML
10 9 (4.41%) JMS
11 8 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (3.43%) Java EE
13 6 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
14 5 (2.45%) JAAS
14 5 (2.45%) JMX
14 5 (2.45%) JNDI
14 5 (2.45%) Phusion Passenger
14 5 (2.45%) Spring
15 4 (1.96%) AngularJS
15 4 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.84%) Mobile App
1 16 (7.84%) Replication
2 14 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.37%) IVR
4 12 (5.88%) Clustering
5 11 (5.39%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.90%) Driving Licence
6 10 (4.90%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.90%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (3.43%) AS400
7 7 (3.43%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (3.43%) iPad
7 7 (3.43%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.94%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.45%) Blog
9 5 (2.45%) Derivative
9 5 (2.45%) Xbox
10 4 (1.96%) PlayStation
11 3 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 122 (59.80%) Windows
2 33 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (13.73%) Unix
4 19 (9.31%) Debian
4 19 (9.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.39%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.90%) CentOS
8 4 (1.96%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.98%) Solaris
10 1 (0.49%) Fedora
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.49%) SUSE
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.63%) OO
3 36 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 34 (16.67%) Web Development
5 32 (15.69%) Line Management
6 31 (15.20%) OOP
7 27 (13.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (13.24%) Open Source
8 23 (11.27%) DevOps
8 23 (11.27%) High Availability
8 23 (11.27%) Software Testing
9 18 (8.82%) E-Commerce
10 17 (8.33%) Web Testing
11 14 (6.86%) Mentoring
12 12 (5.88%) MVC
12 12 (5.88%) Service Management
13 11 (5.39%) Information Security
14 10 (4.90%) Scrum
14 10 (4.90%) TDD
15 9 (4.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.35%) SQL
2 53 (25.98%) Java
3 48 (23.53%) PHP
4 46 (22.55%) Ruby
5 42 (20.59%) JavaScript
6 37 (18.14%) C#
7 36 (17.65%) Python
8 34 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 26 (12.75%) C++
10 24 (11.76%) PowerShell
11 21 (10.29%) C
12 19 (9.31%) Perl
13 17 (8.33%) T-SQL
14 15 (7.35%) Shell Script
15 9 (4.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (27.94%) Degree
2 9 (4.41%) CISSP
2 9 (4.41%) MCSA
2 9 (4.41%) MCSE
2 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.43%) CCNA
3 7 (3.43%) CCNP
3 7 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.45%) RHCE
4 5 (2.45%) RHCSA
4 5 (2.45%) SCSA
5 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) GCIA
5 2 (0.98%) GCIH
5 2 (0.98%) SANS
5 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.41%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.94%) HIPAA
2 6 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.45%) QA
4 3 (1.47%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.94%) Firmware
4 5 (2.45%) vSphere
4 5 (2.45%) Xen
5 1 (0.49%) qmail
Systems Management
1 32 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (12.25%) Puppet
3 9 (4.41%) Nagios
4 5 (2.45%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.49%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.49%) logstash
5 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (20.59%) VMware
2 29 (14.22%) Zend
3 27 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.24%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.88%) HP
5 8 (3.92%) New Relic
5 8 (3.92%) SAP
6 7 (3.43%) IBM
6 7 (3.43%) Oracle
7 5 (2.45%) Cisco
8 4 (1.96%) EMC
9 2 (0.98%) Juniper
9 2 (0.98%) Splunk
9 2 (0.98%) Twitter
10 1 (0.49%) Aruba
10 1 (0.49%) Citrix
10 1 (0.49%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (0.49%) F5
10 1 (0.49%) Facebook
10 1 (0.49%) Palo Alto
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