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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 102 54 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.72% 9.75% 13.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.15% 24.88% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 84 39 113
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
242 217 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 44.40% 39.17% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 190 151 254
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 104 (47.93%) Windows
2 97 (44.70%) SQL
3 82 (37.79%) MySQL
4 76 (35.02%) UNIX
5 73 (33.64%) Shell Script
6 66 (30.41%) SQL Server
7 47 (21.66%) JavaScript
8 46 (21.20%) Amazon AWS
8 46 (21.20%) DevOps
9 45 (20.74%) Hadoop
10 44 (20.28%) Firewall
11 43 (19.82%) MVC
12 42 (19.35%) TCP/IP
12 42 (19.35%) C#
12 42 (19.35%) Amazon S3
13 41 (18.89%) HAProxy
13 41 (18.89%) TokuDB
13 41 (18.89%) Degree
14 39 (17.97%) .NET
15 38 (17.51%) PHP
16 37 (17.05%) MariaDB
17 36 (16.59%) HTML
18 35 (16.13%) Apache
19 34 (15.67%) CSS
19 34 (15.67%) VPN
19 34 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (13.82%) Computer Science
21 29 (13.36%) Java
22 27 (12.44%) C++
22 27 (12.44%) SSL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 35 (16.13%) Apache
2 21 (9.68%) IIS
3 11 (5.07%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.07%) CMS
4 5 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.30%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.38%) nginx
5 3 (1.38%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (1.38%) Node.js
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.46%) JBoss
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.15%) MS Office
3 5 (2.30%) MS Project
3 5 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.84%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 46 (21.20%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (19.35%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.28%) Firewall
2 42 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 34 (15.67%) VPN
4 27 (12.44%) SSL
5 17 (7.83%) WAN
5 17 (7.83%) HTTP
6 16 (7.37%) LAN
6 16 (7.37%) DNS
6 16 (7.37%) SAN
7 12 (5.53%) HTTPS
8 11 (5.07%) Wireless
8 11 (5.07%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (4.61%) Internet
10 9 (4.15%) LDAP
10 9 (4.15%) BGP
10 9 (4.15%) IPsec
10 9 (4.15%) Network Security
11 8 (3.69%) NAS
12 7 (3.23%) Multicast
12 7 (3.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (37.79%) MySQL
2 66 (30.41%) SQL Server
3 45 (20.74%) Hadoop
4 41 (18.89%) TokuDB
5 37 (17.05%) MariaDB
6 27 (12.44%) Redis
7 23 (10.60%) Crystal Reports
8 21 (9.68%) Riak
8 21 (9.68%) MongoDB
8 21 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (5.99%) Oracle Database
10 9 (4.15%) Relational Database
10 9 (4.15%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (4.15%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.76%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.84%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Subversion
2 11 (5.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.92%) Grunt
4 2 (0.92%) Bower
4 2 (0.92%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.92%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.92%) JIRA
5 1 (0.46%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (12.44%) Finance
2 11 (5.07%) Electronics
3 3 (1.38%) Publishing
3 3 (1.38%) Banking
4 2 (0.92%) Legal
4 2 (0.92%) French Language
4 2 (0.92%) German Language
4 2 (0.92%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (23.04%) Administrator
2 47 (21.66%) DBA
3 46 (21.20%) Developer
4 22 (10.14%) Consultant
5 19 (8.76%) Applications Support
6 16 (7.37%) Web Developer
6 16 (7.37%) Security Engineer
7 14 (6.45%) MySQL DBA
8 13 (5.99%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.61%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.15%) Analyst
11 8 (3.69%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.69%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.23%) Sales Consultant
12 7 (3.23%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.23%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.23%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.97%) .NET
2 36 (16.59%) HTML
3 34 (15.67%) CSS
4 25 (11.52%) Ajax
5 24 (11.06%) jQuery
6 21 (9.68%) LAMP
6 21 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 20 (9.22%) ASP.NET
8 13 (5.99%) Web Services
8 13 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.69%) SOAP
10 8 (3.69%) Middleware
11 7 (3.23%) RESTful
11 7 (3.23%) XML
12 6 (2.76%) JMS
12 6 (2.76%) J2EE
13 5 (2.30%) WSDL
13 5 (2.30%) XML Schema
13 5 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.37%) Replication
3 14 (6.45%) Derivative
4 7 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.76%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.76%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.30%) HACMP
6 5 (2.30%) PKI
6 5 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.30%) DataPower
7 4 (1.84%) IPTV
8 3 (1.38%) CMDB
8 3 (1.38%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.46%) Open Source
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (47.93%) Windows
2 76 (35.02%) UNIX
3 17 (7.83%) Solaris
4 16 (7.37%) Apple iOS
5 15 (6.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (5.99%) AIX
7 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.30%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.84%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.38%) CentOS
10 3 (1.38%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.38%) SUSE
11 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.46%) HPUX
12 1 (0.46%) Android
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.20%) DevOps
2 43 (19.82%) MVC
3 34 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.06%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (10.60%) Software Engineering
6 19 (8.76%) TDD
7 12 (5.53%) ITIL
8 11 (5.07%) Project Management
8 11 (5.07%) Load Balancing
9 10 (4.61%) Release Management
9 10 (4.61%) BDD
10 9 (4.15%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (4.15%) OO
11 8 (3.69%) SOA
12 7 (3.23%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.23%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.23%) Change Control
13 6 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (2.76%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (44.70%) SQL
2 73 (33.64%) Shell Script
3 47 (21.66%) JavaScript
4 42 (19.35%) C#
5 38 (17.51%) PHP
6 29 (13.36%) Java
7 27 (12.44%) C++
8 19 (8.76%) Perl
8 19 (8.76%) PHP5
9 17 (7.83%) Ruby
10 13 (5.99%) Python
11 9 (4.15%) Korn
12 7 (3.23%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.76%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.30%) XPath
14 5 (2.30%) Jython
15 2 (0.92%) C
15 2 (0.92%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.46%) sed
16 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (18.89%) Degree
2 18 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (5.99%) CCNA
4 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.30%) CCNP
6 4 (1.84%) MCITP
6 4 (1.84%) HND
6 4 (1.84%) MCSE
6 4 (1.84%) CCDP
7 3 (1.38%) PhD
8 2 (0.92%) VCP4
8 2 (0.92%) ISEB
9 1 (0.46%) CISSP
9 1 (0.46%) GIAC
9 1 (0.46%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.61%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.76%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.15%) Snort
4 6 (2.76%) Firmware
5 5 (2.30%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (18.89%) HAProxy
2 18 (8.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.30%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.30%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.84%) SCCM
5 3 (1.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (1.38%) Netcool
5 3 (1.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (0.92%) Control-M
6 2 (0.92%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 26 (11.98%) Oracle
2 24 (11.06%) Cisco
2 24 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.06%) VMware
3 18 (8.29%) Juniper
4 14 (6.45%) Business Objects
5 12 (5.53%) IBM
5 12 (5.53%) CheckPoint
6 11 (5.07%) Blue Coat
6 11 (5.07%) F5
7 10 (4.61%) Remedy
8 8 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.69%) Sony
9 7 (3.23%) Fortinet
9 7 (3.23%) Aruba
10 6 (2.76%) Sourcefire
10 6 (2.76%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.30%) Crossbeam
12 4 (1.84%) webMethods
12 4 (1.84%) Progress
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