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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 10 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 128 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.69% 17.37% 16.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.03% 42.81% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 116 77
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
134 299 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.09% 40.57% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 117 216 230
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 3 September 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 85 (47.75%) Windows
2 68 (38.20%) MySQL
3 66 (37.08%) PHP
4 61 (34.27%) SQL
5 57 (32.02%) HTML
6 44 (24.72%) XML
7 42 (23.60%) UNIX
8 41 (23.03%) SQL Server
9 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
10 39 (21.91%) HTML5
11 38 (21.35%) AngularJS
12 37 (20.79%) CSS
13 35 (19.66%) REST
14 32 (17.98%) Microsoft
15 31 (17.42%) OO
16 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (15.73%) VMware
18 27 (15.17%) Degree
18 27 (15.17%) Symfony
18 27 (15.17%) Windows Server 2012
19 26 (14.61%) Git (software)
19 26 (14.61%) Finance
20 25 (14.04%) DNS
20 25 (14.04%) Red Hat
20 25 (14.04%) Grunt
20 25 (14.04%) XML Parsing
21 24 (13.48%) Bower
21 24 (13.48%) Node.js
21 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
22 23 (12.92%) TCP/IP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 24 (13.48%) Node.js
2 20 (11.24%) Apache
3 17 (9.55%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.93%) CMS
6 5 (2.81%) WordPress
7 4 (2.25%) nginx
7 4 (2.25%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.25%) JBoss
8 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.69%) SilverStripe
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.56%) Drupal
10 1 (0.56%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.49%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.49%) Quicktime
2 8 (4.49%) Final Cut Pro
3 7 (3.93%) MS Office
4 5 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) Magento
2 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.12%) CodePlex
4 1 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.04%) DNS
2 23 (12.92%) TCP/IP
3 19 (10.67%) Firewall
4 17 (9.55%) WAN
5 16 (8.99%) DHCP
6 13 (7.30%) Internet
7 12 (6.74%) VoIP
7 12 (6.74%) LAN
8 11 (6.18%) SAN
9 10 (5.62%) VPN
10 9 (5.06%) RTP
11 8 (4.49%) Wireless
11 8 (4.49%) RTSP
11 8 (4.49%) NAS
11 8 (4.49%) Network Security
12 7 (3.93%) iSCSI
12 7 (3.93%) Unified Communications
12 7 (3.93%) SSL
12 7 (3.93%) Ethernet
13 6 (3.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (38.20%) MySQL
2 41 (23.03%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.24%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.62%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (5.62%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (5.06%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.69%) DB2
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.56%) Redis
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.56%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 26 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.04%) Grunt
3 24 (13.48%) Bower
4 13 (7.30%) Selenium
5 8 (4.49%) Bitbucket
5 8 (4.49%) JIRA
6 6 (3.37%) Subversion
7 5 (2.81%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.12%) Bazaar
9 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (14.61%) Finance
2 17 (9.55%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.93%) Marketing
5 4 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (41.01%) Developer
2 35 (19.66%) PHP Developer
3 23 (12.92%) Senior Developer
4 21 (11.80%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.43%) Analyst
5 15 (8.43%) C Developer
6 13 (7.30%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.30%) Administrator
7 11 (6.18%) Lead Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (6.18%) Lead PHP Developer
8 10 (5.62%) Support Analyst
8 10 (5.62%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.49%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.49%) Programmer
10 8 (4.49%) C Programmer
11 7 (3.93%) Senior PHP Developer
11 7 (3.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.02%) HTML
2 44 (24.72%) XML
3 39 (21.91%) HTML5
4 38 (21.35%) AngularJS
5 37 (20.79%) CSS
6 35 (19.66%) REST
7 27 (15.17%) Symfony
8 22 (12.36%) Express
9 19 (10.67%) SOAP
10 17 (9.55%) LAMP
10 17 (9.55%) Laravel
11 16 (8.99%) CodeIgniter
12 14 (7.87%) Web Services
13 13 (7.30%) jQuery
14 11 (6.18%) Kohana
14 11 (6.18%) CSS3
15 10 (5.62%) Yii
15 10 (5.62%) CakePHP
16 9 (5.06%) Ajax
17 8 (4.49%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.18%) Derivative
2 9 (5.06%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.49%) Video Editing
3 8 (4.49%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.93%) Life Science
4 7 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.69%) Replication
6 3 (1.69%) IVR
7 2 (1.12%) DTV
7 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.56%) HACMP
8 1 (0.56%) PKI
8 1 (0.56%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 85 (47.75%) Windows
2 42 (23.60%) UNIX
3 27 (15.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.11%) Ubuntu
6 17 (9.55%) Debian
7 16 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (8.43%) CentOS
9 14 (7.87%) Windows 7
9 14 (7.87%) SUSE
10 13 (7.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (4.49%) Windows 8
12 7 (3.93%) Windows Vista
12 7 (3.93%) Windows XP
12 7 (3.93%) AIX
13 6 (3.37%) Solaris
14 1 (0.56%) HPUX
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.42%) OO
2 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.04%) XML Parsing
4 17 (9.55%) MVC
5 16 (8.99%) TDD
6 13 (7.30%) Software Engineering
6 13 (7.30%) OOP
7 12 (6.74%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.18%) Time Management
9 10 (5.62%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.49%) ITIL
10 8 (4.49%) Scrum
10 8 (4.49%) Multithreading
10 8 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (4.49%) Web Development
10 8 (4.49%) Network Management
11 7 (3.93%) Software Deployment
11 7 (3.93%) Analytics
11 7 (3.93%) Software Licensing
11 7 (3.93%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.08%) PHP
2 61 (34.27%) SQL
3 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.36%) PHP5
4 22 (12.36%) C
5 19 (10.67%) Python
6 11 (6.18%) Perl
6 11 (6.18%) C++
6 11 (6.18%) Java
7 9 (5.06%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.49%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.81%) C#
10 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.12%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.12%) Ruby
12 1 (0.56%) R
12 1 (0.56%) AWK
12 1 (0.56%) PHP4
12 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.17%) Degree
2 16 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.43%) MOS
4 13 (7.30%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.49%) MCSA
5 8 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.25%) Sun Certification
7 4 (2.25%) CCNP
7 4 (2.25%) CCNA
8 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.56%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.56%) RHCT
9 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.56%) MCITP
9 1 (0.56%) CCDP
9 1 (0.56%) CISSP
9 1 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (10.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.25%) qmail
3 4 (2.25%) Squid
4 3 (1.69%) DFS Replication
4 3 (1.69%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.69%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.56%) Samba
5 1 (0.56%) Firmware
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) XenServer
5 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.18%) Capistrano
2 9 (5.06%) Puppet
3 7 (3.93%) Nagios
4 6 (3.37%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.25%) WSUS
6 3 (1.69%) logstash
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.12%) Netcool
8 1 (0.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.56%) OpenView
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.56%) Nmap
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.56%) StatsD
8 1 (0.56%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 32 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.73%) VMware
3 25 (14.04%) Red Hat
4 17 (9.55%) Rackspace
5 16 (8.99%) Zend
5 16 (8.99%) Cisco
6 13 (7.30%) Oracle
7 7 (3.93%) Sybase
7 7 (3.93%) Juniper
8 6 (3.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (3.37%) Google
8 6 (3.37%) Infoblox
8 6 (3.37%) IBM
8 6 (3.37%) HP
9 5 (2.81%) Citrix
10 4 (2.25%) EMC
10 4 (2.25%) Aruba
11 3 (1.69%) Splunk
11 3 (1.69%) 3Com
11 3 (1.69%) CheckPoint
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