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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 133 110 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.90% 16.59% 18.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.04% 37.29% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 117 78 97
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
302 295 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.65% 44.49% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 218 242 222
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 152 (61.29%) Windows
2 111 (44.76%) Apache
3 93 (37.50%) SQL
4 82 (33.06%) PHP
5 77 (31.05%) SQL Server
6 76 (30.65%) MySQL
7 74 (29.84%) MVC
8 69 (27.82%) C#
9 66 (26.61%) JavaScript
10 61 (24.60%) jQuery
11 55 (22.18%) Degree
11 55 (22.18%) Firewall
12 54 (21.77%) UNIX
12 54 (21.77%) PHP5
13 52 (20.97%) Microsoft
14 51 (20.56%) HTML
15 50 (20.16%) CSS
16 49 (19.76%) Java
16 49 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
17 48 (19.35%) Subversion
18 47 (18.95%) IIS
19 43 (17.34%) Telecoms
19 43 (17.34%) VPN
19 43 (17.34%) Git (software)
20 42 (16.94%) Security Cleared
21 41 (16.53%) OO
22 40 (16.13%) Web Services
23 39 (15.73%) Cisco
23 39 (15.73%) TCP/IP
24 38 (15.32%) C++

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 111 (44.76%) Apache
2 47 (18.95%) IIS
3 23 (9.27%) Tomcat
4 22 (8.87%) K2 blackpearl
5 16 (6.45%) ExpressionEngine
6 15 (6.05%) CMS
7 14 (5.65%) MS Exchange
8 11 (4.44%) Lync
9 10 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (2.42%) nginx
11 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.45%) Fireworks
2 16 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 16 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.02%) MS Office
5 4 (1.61%) MS Project
6 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.84%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (22.18%) Firewall
2 43 (17.34%) VPN
3 39 (15.73%) TCP/IP
4 35 (14.11%) DNS
5 34 (13.71%) HTTP
6 31 (12.50%) SSL
7 19 (7.66%) VoIP
8 17 (6.85%) Internet
9 15 (6.05%) Softswitch
9 15 (6.05%) WAN
9 15 (6.05%) ISDN
10 14 (5.65%) Wireshark
11 13 (5.24%) NAS
12 12 (4.84%) SAN
13 10 (4.03%) Network Security
14 9 (3.63%) Broadband
14 9 (3.63%) GSM
15 8 (3.23%) UMTS
15 8 (3.23%) IP Telephony
15 8 (3.23%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (31.05%) SQL Server
2 76 (30.65%) MySQL
3 22 (8.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.81%) QlikView
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) Redis
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (19.35%) Subversion
2 43 (17.34%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.42%) JIRA
3 6 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.21%) Maven
5 2 (0.81%) FishEye
6 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.40%) Hudson
6 1 (0.40%) Gradle
6 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (17.34%) Telecoms
2 27 (10.89%) Finance
3 20 (8.06%) Marketing
4 9 (3.63%) Electronics
5 6 (2.42%) Military
6 4 (1.61%) Retail
6 4 (1.61%) Back Office
6 4 (1.61%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.21%) Games
8 2 (0.81%) Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 108 (43.55%) Developer
2 44 (17.74%) Web Developer
3 27 (10.89%) Analyst
4 22 (8.87%) PHP Developer
5 18 (7.26%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.85%) Voice Engineer
6 17 (6.85%) Network Engineer
6 17 (6.85%) Applications Support
7 16 (6.45%) Voice Network Engineer
8 15 (6.05%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (5.65%) Software Developer
9 14 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.24%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.44%) Ruby Developer
11 11 (4.44%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
11 11 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
11 11 (4.44%) Penetration Tester
11 11 (4.44%) Tester
12 10 (4.03%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.60%) jQuery
2 51 (20.56%) HTML
3 50 (20.16%) CSS
4 40 (16.13%) Web Services
5 32 (12.90%) LAMP
6 31 (12.50%) SOAP
7 29 (11.69%) Ajax
7 29 (11.69%) .NET
8 26 (10.48%) ASP.NET
9 24 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (9.27%) REST
10 23 (9.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 23 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 23 (9.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (8.87%) WCF
11 22 (8.87%) .NET Framework
12 20 (8.06%) MSMQ
12 20 (8.06%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (7.66%) CodeIgniter
14 16 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.66%) Open Source
3 16 (6.45%) W3C
4 7 (2.82%) Derivative
5 6 (2.42%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (2.02%) iPhone
6 5 (2.02%) Life Science
6 5 (2.02%) Statistics
7 4 (1.61%) LIMS
7 4 (1.61%) PACS
7 4 (1.61%) PKI
7 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.21%) CCTV
8 3 (1.21%) DTV
9 2 (0.81%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.81%) Cybernetics
9 2 (0.81%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 152 (61.29%) Windows
2 54 (21.77%) UNIX
3 49 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 29 (11.69%) CentOS
7 20 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (7.26%) Debian
9 13 (5.24%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.02%) Windows Phone
10 5 (2.02%) Android
11 4 (1.61%) AIX
11 4 (1.61%) Solaris
11 4 (1.61%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.21%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.21%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (29.84%) MVC
2 41 (16.53%) OO
3 32 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 24 (9.68%) OOP
5 22 (8.87%) SOA
6 20 (8.06%) ITIL
6 20 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.26%) Web Development
8 16 (6.45%) Change Management
8 16 (6.45%) Online Marketing
9 15 (6.05%) OO PHP
9 15 (6.05%) Content Management
10 14 (5.65%) Analytics
11 12 (4.84%) OOD
11 12 (4.84%) DevOps
12 11 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.03%) SEO
14 9 (3.63%) Change Control
15 8 (3.23%) UML
16 6 (2.42%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 93 (37.50%) SQL
2 82 (33.06%) PHP
3 69 (27.82%) C#
4 66 (26.61%) JavaScript
5 54 (21.77%) PHP5
6 49 (19.76%) Java
7 38 (15.32%) C++
8 37 (14.92%) Ruby
9 32 (12.90%) Python
10 22 (8.87%) Bash Shell
11 21 (8.47%) T-SQL
11 21 (8.47%) Shell Script
12 15 (6.05%) C
13 12 (4.84%) Objective-C
14 11 (4.44%) Perl
15 5 (2.02%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.61%) VBA
17 2 (0.81%) VB
18 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
18 1 (0.40%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 55 (22.18%) Degree
2 42 (16.94%) Security Cleared
3 30 (12.10%) SC Cleared
4 19 (7.66%) CISSP
5 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.82%) CCNA
6 7 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.82%) MCSE
7 4 (1.61%) MCSA
7 4 (1.61%) GCIA
7 4 (1.61%) GCIH
8 3 (1.21%) MOS
9 2 (0.81%) MCP
9 2 (0.81%) RHCE
9 2 (0.81%) CEH
9 2 (0.81%) GIAC
9 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.81%) OSCP
9 2 (0.81%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.47%) PCI DSS
2 14 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.84%) WAI
4 9 (3.63%) SLA
5 6 (2.42%) COBIT
6 3 (1.21%) COSO
7 2 (0.81%) QA
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.05%) Snort
3 13 (5.24%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.03%) XenApp
5 10 (4.03%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.23%) Kamailio
6 8 (3.23%) XenServer
7 5 (2.02%) vSphere
8 3 (1.21%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.81%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.81%) Postfix
9 2 (0.81%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.40%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.42%) Nagios
1 6 (2.42%) SCCM
2 5 (2.02%) Opsview
3 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.81%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.40%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 52 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.73%) Cisco
3 36 (14.52%) Red Hat
4 31 (12.50%) VMware
5 20 (8.06%) Telerik
6 18 (7.26%) Sonus
7 15 (6.05%) Juniper
8 14 (5.65%) Adobe
9 12 (4.84%) Google
10 10 (4.03%) Citrix
10 10 (4.03%) HP
11 8 (3.23%) Oracle
11 8 (3.23%) Business Objects
12 7 (2.82%) Compaq
13 4 (1.61%) CA
14 3 (1.21%) McAfee
14 3 (1.21%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.21%) SAP
15 2 (0.81%) Siemens
15 2 (0.81%) QAD
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