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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 87 80 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.67% 12.74% 14.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.33% 33.47% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 73 69 109
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 £35,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
180 239 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.63% 38.06% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 146 191 226
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 100 (47.62%) Windows
2 91 (43.33%) SQL
3 73 (34.76%) MySQL
4 67 (31.90%) UNIX
5 61 (29.05%) Shell Script
6 57 (27.14%) SQL Server
7 56 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 48 (22.86%) HTML
9 45 (21.43%) PHP
10 42 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 41 (19.52%) CSS
11 41 (19.52%) MVC
12 40 (19.05%) Degree
13 39 (18.57%) Firewall
13 39 (18.57%) DevOps
14 38 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
15 37 (17.62%) Hadoop
16 36 (17.14%) C#
17 35 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (16.19%) Finance
18 34 (16.19%) Amazon S3
18 34 (16.19%) AngularJS
19 33 (15.71%) HAProxy
19 33 (15.71%) TokuDB
19 33 (15.71%) .NET
20 32 (15.24%) Java
21 30 (14.29%) Apache
22 29 (13.81%) MariaDB
23 28 (13.33%) Oracle
24 26 (12.38%) VMware

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (14.29%) Apache
2 15 (7.14%) IIS
3 11 (5.24%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.24%) CMS
3 11 (5.24%) Node.js
4 5 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.48%) JBoss
6 1 (0.48%) nginx
6 1 (0.48%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 21 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.29%) MS Office
3 5 (2.38%) MS Project
3 5 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.90%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (16.19%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.90%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 39 (18.57%) Firewall
3 25 (11.90%) VPN
4 21 (10.00%) SSL
5 17 (8.10%) LAN
5 17 (8.10%) WAN
6 15 (7.14%) DNS
6 15 (7.14%) SAN
7 14 (6.67%) Internet
8 11 (5.24%) HTTP
8 11 (5.24%) Wireless
9 9 (4.29%) Network Security
9 9 (4.29%) LDAP
10 8 (3.81%) HTTPS
10 8 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.81%) NAS
11 6 (2.86%) Multicast
11 6 (2.86%) OSPF
11 6 (2.86%) BGP
11 6 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (34.76%) MySQL
2 57 (27.14%) SQL Server
3 37 (17.62%) Hadoop
4 33 (15.71%) TokuDB
5 29 (13.81%) MariaDB
6 21 (10.00%) Redis
7 18 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (6.67%) Riak
9 14 (6.67%) MongoDB
9 14 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 14 (6.67%) Relational Database
10 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database
11 11 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (3.33%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.90%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.48%) DB2
15 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.71%) Grunt
3 11 (5.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.76%) Bower
4 10 (4.76%) Subversion
5 5 (2.38%) JIRA
5 5 (2.38%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.95%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.95%) Selenium
7 2 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.95%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.95%) Bazaar
8 1 (0.48%) Gerrit
General
1 34 (16.19%) Finance
2 12 (5.71%) Electronics
3 3 (1.43%) Publishing
3 3 (1.43%) Banking
4 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.95%) Advertising
4 2 (0.95%) Marketing
4 2 (0.95%) French Language
4 2 (0.95%) German Language
4 2 (0.95%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (25.24%) Developer
2 44 (20.95%) Administrator
3 39 (18.57%) DBA
4 21 (10.00%) Consultant
5 16 (7.62%) Applications Support
5 16 (7.62%) PHP Developer
5 16 (7.62%) Security Engineer
6 14 (6.67%) MySQL DBA
7 13 (6.19%) Web Developer
7 13 (6.19%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (4.76%) Analyst
9 10 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.29%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (3.33%) Lead PHP Developer
12 7 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
12 7 (3.33%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (22.86%) HTML
2 41 (19.52%) CSS
3 34 (16.19%) AngularJS
4 33 (15.71%) .NET
5 22 (10.48%) Ajax
6 20 (9.52%) LAMP
7 19 (9.05%) jQuery
7 19 (9.05%) XML
8 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET
9 15 (7.14%) HTML5
10 12 (5.71%) REST
10 12 (5.71%) Symfony
11 11 (5.24%) Web Services
11 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (4.76%) Express
13 9 (4.29%) Laravel
13 9 (4.29%) Middleware
13 9 (4.29%) JMS
13 9 (4.29%) J2EE
14 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.67%) Replication
3 9 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.29%) Derivative
4 7 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 7 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.86%) PKI
5 6 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.38%) DataPower
6 5 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.38%) HACMP
7 4 (1.90%) IPTV
7 4 (1.90%) CMDB
7 4 (1.90%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.95%) Open Source
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 100 (47.62%) Windows
2 67 (31.90%) UNIX
3 17 (8.10%) Solaris
4 14 (6.67%) AIX
4 14 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 5 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.43%) CentOS
10 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.95%) Debian
10 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.48%) SUSE
11 1 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.52%) MVC
2 39 (18.57%) DevOps
3 35 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.90%) TDD
5 23 (10.95%) Software Engineering
5 23 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (7.14%) OO
7 14 (6.67%) ITIL
8 12 (5.71%) Project Management
9 11 (5.24%) Load Balancing
10 10 (4.76%) Release Management
10 10 (4.76%) BDD
11 7 (3.33%) Product Management
11 7 (3.33%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.33%) OOP
12 6 (2.86%) SOA
12 6 (2.86%) Change Management
12 6 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.86%) Business Continuity
12 6 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (43.33%) SQL
2 61 (29.05%) Shell Script
3 56 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 45 (21.43%) PHP
5 36 (17.14%) C#
6 32 (15.24%) Java
7 24 (11.43%) C++
8 21 (10.00%) PHP5
9 18 (8.57%) Perl
10 11 (5.24%) Ruby
11 9 (4.29%) Korn
12 7 (3.33%) Python
13 6 (2.86%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.38%) Jython
14 5 (2.38%) XPath
15 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.90%) Bourne shell
16 3 (1.43%) C
17 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 40 (19.05%) Degree
2 14 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.76%) CCNA
4 9 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.38%) MCSE
6 5 (2.38%) MCITP
7 4 (1.90%) CCNP
7 4 (1.90%) HND
7 4 (1.90%) CCDP
8 3 (1.43%) PhD
8 3 (1.43%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.95%) ISEB
10 1 (0.48%) CISSP
10 1 (0.48%) MCSA
10 1 (0.48%) GIAC
10 1 (0.48%) MOS
10 1 (0.48%) RHCT
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) SLA
2 5 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.33%) Firmware
4 6 (2.86%) ISA Server
5 5 (2.38%) Snort
6 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.48%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (15.71%) HAProxy
2 20 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.38%) Netcool
4 5 (2.38%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.90%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 4 (1.90%) SCCM
5 4 (1.90%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (1.43%) Puppet
7 2 (0.95%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.95%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.95%) Control-M
8 1 (0.48%) Nagios
8 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.48%) Nmap
8 1 (0.48%) WSUS
8 1 (0.48%) OpenView
8 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.48%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (13.33%) Oracle
2 26 (12.38%) VMware
3 24 (11.43%) Cisco
4 19 (9.05%) Microsoft
5 17 (8.10%) Juniper
6 13 (6.19%) IBM
7 12 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 12 (5.71%) F5
8 11 (5.24%) Blue Coat
9 10 (4.76%) Remedy
10 9 (4.29%) Business Objects
11 8 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (3.81%) Sony
12 7 (3.33%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.33%) Zend
12 7 (3.33%) Rackspace
13 6 (2.86%) Aruba
14 5 (2.38%) Crossbeam
14 5 (2.38%) Sourcefire
14 5 (2.38%) Citrix
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