The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 131 116 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.06% 17.85% 16.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.67% 40.70% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 86 91
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,736
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.60%
Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
300 285 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 39.06% 43.85% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 225 234 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Hampshire

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 25 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 140 (60.61%) Windows
2 108 (46.75%) Apache
3 86 (37.23%) PHP
4 81 (35.06%) SQL
5 74 (32.03%) MySQL
6 69 (29.87%) JavaScript
7 67 (29.00%) MVC
8 65 (28.14%) SQL Server
8 65 (28.14%) jQuery
9 58 (25.11%) PHP5
10 57 (24.68%) Degree
10 57 (24.68%) C#
11 52 (22.51%) HTML
11 52 (22.51%) CSS
12 50 (21.65%) UNIX
13 48 (20.78%) OO
14 47 (20.35%) Firewall
15 46 (19.91%) Microsoft
16 44 (19.05%) Java
17 41 (17.75%) Subversion
18 39 (16.88%) Telecoms
19 38 (16.45%) Red Hat
19 38 (16.45%) Security Cleared
20 37 (16.02%) Ruby
21 36 (15.58%) C++
21 36 (15.58%) IIS
21 36 (15.58%) Git (software)
22 35 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 35 (15.15%) VPN
22 35 (15.15%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 108 (46.75%) Apache
2 36 (15.58%) IIS
3 20 (8.66%) CMS
3 20 (8.66%) ExpressionEngine
4 15 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.06%) K2 blackpearl
6 11 (4.76%) Lync
6 11 (4.76%) MS Exchange
7 10 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (2.60%) nginx
9 5 (2.16%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.66%) Photoshop
2 20 (8.66%) Fireworks
2 20 (8.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.73%) MS Project
3 4 (1.73%) MS Office
4 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (6.06%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (20.35%) Firewall
2 35 (15.15%) VPN
3 32 (13.85%) DNS
4 24 (10.39%) HTTP
4 24 (10.39%) TCP/IP
5 21 (9.09%) SSL
6 19 (8.23%) Internet
7 15 (6.49%) ISDN
7 15 (6.49%) Softswitch
8 12 (5.19%) SAN
9 11 (4.76%) VoIP
10 10 (4.33%) Broadband
10 10 (4.33%) WAN
10 10 (4.33%) NAS
11 9 (3.90%) Wireshark
11 9 (3.90%) GSM
12 8 (3.46%) ADSL
12 8 (3.46%) UMTS
12 8 (3.46%) IP Telephony
12 8 (3.46%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (32.03%) MySQL
2 65 (28.14%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.46%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) QlikView
6 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (17.75%) Subversion
2 36 (15.58%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.03%) JIRA
4 6 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.30%) Maven
6 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.87%) FishEye
7 1 (0.43%) Gradle
7 1 (0.43%) JUnit
7 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.43%) Hudson
7 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 39 (16.88%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.82%) Finance
3 24 (10.39%) Marketing
4 9 (3.90%) Electronics
5 6 (2.60%) Military
6 4 (1.73%) Back Office
6 4 (1.73%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.87%) Retail
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 102 (44.16%) Developer
2 43 (18.61%) Web Developer
3 27 (11.69%) PHP Developer
4 22 (9.52%) Analyst
5 17 (7.36%) Network Engineer
5 17 (7.36%) Voice Engineer
6 16 (6.93%) Voice Network Engineer
6 16 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 15 (6.49%) Software Developer
8 14 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
9 13 (5.63%) Senior Web Developer
9 13 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.63%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (5.19%) Senior PHP Developer
10 12 (5.19%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 10 (4.33%) Programmer
11 10 (4.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (28.14%) jQuery
2 52 (22.51%) HTML
2 52 (22.51%) CSS
3 31 (13.42%) LAMP
4 27 (11.69%) Ajax
5 26 (11.26%) Web Services
6 23 (9.96%) CodeIgniter
7 22 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 21 (9.09%) SOAP
9 20 (8.66%) CSS3
10 19 (8.23%) .NET
10 19 (8.23%) XHTML
11 18 (7.79%) HTML5
12 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET
13 16 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (6.49%) REST
15 14 (6.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.66%) W3C
3 14 (6.06%) Open Source
4 7 (3.03%) Derivative
5 6 (2.60%) Statistics
5 6 (2.60%) Chip and PIN
5 6 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.16%) iPhone
7 4 (1.73%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.73%) LIMS
7 4 (1.73%) PACS
7 4 (1.73%) PKI
8 3 (1.30%) DTV
9 2 (0.87%) Cybernetics
9 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.87%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.87%) Life Science
9 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.43%) Firmware
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 140 (60.61%) Windows
2 50 (21.65%) UNIX
3 35 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (12.55%) Apple iOS
6 23 (9.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (8.23%) CentOS
8 13 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (5.19%) Debian
10 8 (3.46%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.16%) Android
11 5 (2.16%) AIX
11 5 (2.16%) Solaris
11 5 (2.16%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.87%) SUSE
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.43%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.00%) MVC
2 48 (20.78%) OO
3 35 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 29 (12.55%) OOP
5 23 (9.96%) Web Development
6 22 (9.52%) ITIL
6 22 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (8.66%) Content Management
7 20 (8.66%) Online Marketing
7 20 (8.66%) OO PHP
8 16 (6.93%) Analytics
9 15 (6.49%) Change Management
10 14 (6.06%) OOD
10 14 (6.06%) SOA
11 12 (5.19%) SEO
12 9 (3.90%) Change Control
13 8 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.46%) UML
14 7 (3.03%) DevOps
15 6 (2.60%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 86 (37.23%) PHP
2 81 (35.06%) SQL
3 69 (29.87%) JavaScript
4 58 (25.11%) PHP5
5 57 (24.68%) C#
6 44 (19.05%) Java
7 37 (16.02%) Ruby
8 36 (15.58%) C++
9 31 (13.42%) Python
10 21 (9.09%) Bash Shell
11 16 (6.93%) Shell Script
12 15 (6.49%) C
12 15 (6.49%) T-SQL
13 12 (5.19%) Objective-C
14 10 (4.33%) Perl
15 2 (0.87%) PHP4
15 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.87%) VBA
16 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (24.68%) Degree
2 38 (16.45%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.39%) SC Cleared
4 19 (8.23%) CISSP
5 8 (3.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.03%) MCSE
6 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.16%) CCNA
8 4 (1.73%) GCIA
8 4 (1.73%) GCIH
9 2 (0.87%) RHCE
9 2 (0.87%) GIAC
9 2 (0.87%) MCP
9 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.43%) HNC
10 1 (0.43%) MCSA
10 1 (0.43%) CCNP
10 1 (0.43%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.36%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.06%) WAI
3 6 (2.60%) COBIT
3 6 (2.60%) SLA
3 6 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.30%) COSO
5 2 (0.87%) QA
6 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.63%) Snort
3 10 (4.33%) XenApp
3 10 (4.33%) XenDesktop
4 8 (3.46%) Kamailio
4 8 (3.46%) XenServer
4 8 (3.46%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.60%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.30%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.87%) OpenSSH
7 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.87%) Postfix
7 2 (0.87%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.43%) Nmap
8 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (2.60%) Nagios
2 5 (2.16%) Opsview
3 3 (1.30%) Puppet
4 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.87%) SCCM
5 1 (0.43%) SCOM
5 1 (0.43%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (19.91%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.45%) Red Hat
3 35 (15.15%) Cisco
4 27 (11.69%) VMware
5 18 (7.79%) Sonus
5 18 (7.79%) Adobe
6 15 (6.49%) Juniper
7 14 (6.06%) Telerik
7 14 (6.06%) Google
8 10 (4.33%) Citrix
8 10 (4.33%) HP
9 8 (3.46%) Business Objects
10 7 (3.03%) Compaq
11 6 (2.60%) Oracle
12 4 (1.73%) CA
13 3 (1.30%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.30%) SAP
13 3 (1.30%) McAfee
14 2 (0.87%) F5
14 2 (0.87%) Splunk
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