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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 125 106 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.97% 15.92% 16.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.40% 36.43% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 115 81 88
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £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
288 291 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 43.70% 43.69% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 219 239 225
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 £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 147 (59.04%) Windows
2 98 (39.36%) Apache
3 97 (38.96%) SQL
4 77 (30.92%) MySQL
5 75 (30.12%) SQL Server
5 75 (30.12%) PHP
6 66 (26.51%) C#
7 65 (26.10%) MVC
8 60 (24.10%) Degree
9 58 (23.29%) JavaScript
10 53 (21.29%) UNIX
11 52 (20.88%) jQuery
12 50 (20.08%) Subversion
13 48 (19.28%) Firewall
14 47 (18.88%) Java
14 47 (18.88%) IIS
15 46 (18.47%) Microsoft
15 46 (18.47%) Git (software)
16 45 (18.07%) VPN
17 44 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (17.67%) PHP5
18 43 (17.27%) HTML
19 41 (16.47%) CSS
19 41 (16.47%) Telecoms
20 40 (16.06%) TCP/IP
20 40 (16.06%) Cisco
20 40 (16.06%) Ruby
20 40 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
21 39 (15.66%) Security Cleared
22 38 (15.26%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 98 (39.36%) Apache
2 47 (18.88%) IIS
3 23 (9.24%) Tomcat
4 22 (8.84%) K2 blackpearl
5 13 (5.22%) ExpressionEngine
6 12 (4.82%) CMS
7 11 (4.42%) Lync
8 8 (3.21%) nginx
9 6 (2.41%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 23 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.22%) Photoshop
2 13 (5.22%) Fireworks
2 13 (5.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.41%) MS Office
3 6 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.61%) MS Project
5 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.61%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.41%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.28%) Firewall
2 45 (18.07%) VPN
3 40 (16.06%) TCP/IP
4 38 (15.26%) HTTP
5 36 (14.46%) SSL
6 30 (12.05%) DNS
7 21 (8.43%) VoIP
8 16 (6.43%) WAN
8 16 (6.43%) Wireshark
9 15 (6.02%) Softswitch
9 15 (6.02%) ISDN
10 12 (4.82%) Internet
11 10 (4.02%) Network Security
12 9 (3.61%) Broadband
12 9 (3.61%) GSM
13 8 (3.21%) UMTS
13 8 (3.21%) IP Telephony
13 8 (3.21%) LTE
14 7 (2.81%) IPsec
14 7 (2.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (30.92%) MySQL
2 75 (30.12%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.81%) Redis
7 6 (2.41%) Riak
7 6 (2.41%) MariaDB
7 6 (2.41%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.41%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.80%) QlikView
10 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.40%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 50 (20.08%) Subversion
2 46 (18.47%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.41%) JIRA
3 6 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.20%) Maven
5 2 (0.80%) FishEye
6 1 (0.40%) Gradle
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.40%) Hudson
6 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
General
1 41 (16.47%) Telecoms
2 28 (11.24%) Finance
3 16 (6.43%) Marketing
4 8 (3.21%) Electronics
5 6 (2.41%) Military
6 4 (1.61%) Legal
6 4 (1.61%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.20%) Retail
8 2 (0.80%) Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 101 (40.56%) Developer
2 36 (14.46%) Web Developer
3 26 (10.44%) Analyst
4 20 (8.03%) Applications Support
5 18 (7.23%) Support Analyst
5 18 (7.23%) Network Engineer
5 18 (7.23%) PHP Developer
6 17 (6.83%) Voice Engineer
7 16 (6.43%) Voice Network Engineer
8 15 (6.02%) Applications Support Analyst
8 15 (6.02%) Administrator
9 14 (5.62%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.22%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (4.82%) Ruby Developer
12 11 (4.42%) Tester
12 11 (4.42%) Penetration Tester
13 10 (4.02%) Programmer
14 9 (3.61%) Support Engineer
14 9 (3.61%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (20.88%) jQuery
2 43 (17.27%) HTML
3 41 (16.47%) CSS
4 37 (14.86%) Web Services
5 34 (13.65%) .NET
6 29 (11.65%) SOAP
7 27 (10.84%) LAMP
8 25 (10.04%) ASP.NET
9 23 (9.24%) Ajax
9 23 (9.24%) REST
9 23 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 23 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 22 (8.84%) WCF
10 22 (8.84%) .NET Framework
11 20 (8.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 20 (8.03%) MSMQ
12 16 (6.43%) CodeIgniter
13 14 (5.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.63%) Open Source
3 13 (5.22%) W3C
4 11 (4.42%) Derivative
5 9 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.41%) Chip and PIN
7 5 (2.01%) Statistics
7 5 (2.01%) Life Science
8 4 (1.61%) PKI
8 4 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.20%) CCTV
9 3 (1.20%) Replication
9 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.20%) iPhone
10 2 (0.80%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.80%) TRADACOMS
10 2 (0.80%) Cybernetics
10 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.80%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 147 (59.04%) Windows
2 53 (21.29%) UNIX
3 40 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (11.65%) CentOS
6 27 (10.84%) Apple iOS
7 20 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (6.43%) Debian
9 13 (5.22%) Ubuntu
9 13 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.01%) Windows Phone
10 5 (2.01%) Android
10 5 (2.01%) AIX
10 5 (2.01%) Solaris
11 4 (1.61%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.20%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.10%) MVC
2 44 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (15.26%) OO
4 29 (11.65%) Software Engineering
5 23 (9.24%) OOP
6 22 (8.84%) SOA
7 20 (8.03%) DevOps
8 14 (5.62%) Line Management
8 14 (5.62%) Web Development
9 13 (5.22%) Online Marketing
9 13 (5.22%) Analytics
10 12 (4.82%) ITIL
10 12 (4.82%) Content Management
10 12 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (4.82%) OO PHP
11 10 (4.02%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (3.61%) OOD
12 9 (3.61%) Change Management
13 8 (3.21%) UML
13 8 (3.21%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 97 (38.96%) SQL
2 75 (30.12%) PHP
3 66 (26.51%) C#
4 58 (23.29%) JavaScript
5 47 (18.88%) Java
6 44 (17.67%) PHP5
7 40 (16.06%) Ruby
8 37 (14.86%) Python
9 34 (13.65%) C++
10 32 (12.85%) Shell Script
11 23 (9.24%) Bash Shell
12 21 (8.43%) T-SQL
13 15 (6.02%) Perl
13 15 (6.02%) C
14 10 (4.02%) Objective-C
15 5 (2.01%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.61%) VBA
17 3 (1.20%) VB
18 1 (0.40%) Korn
18 1 (0.40%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 60 (24.10%) Degree
2 39 (15.66%) Security Cleared
3 29 (11.65%) SC Cleared
4 17 (6.83%) CISSP
5 11 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.42%) CCNA
6 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.61%) MCSA
7 4 (1.61%) GCIA
7 4 (1.61%) GCIH
8 3 (1.20%) MOS
9 2 (0.80%) CEH
9 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.80%) MCSE
9 2 (0.80%) RHCE
9 2 (0.80%) GIAC
9 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.80%) OSCP
9 2 (0.80%) OSCE
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.64%) PCI DSS
2 19 (7.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.61%) WAI
4 5 (2.01%) COBIT
5 4 (1.61%) SLA
6 3 (1.20%) COSO
7 2 (0.80%) QA
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (7.23%) Snort
1 18 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.42%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.21%) Kamailio
5 7 (2.81%) vSphere
6 2 (0.80%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.80%) Postfix
6 2 (0.80%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.80%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) XenServer
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.40%) Nmap
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (2.41%) SCCM
1 6 (2.41%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.20%) Nagios
3 2 (0.80%) Opsview
3 2 (0.80%) Puppet
3 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.06%) Cisco
3 27 (10.84%) Red Hat
4 21 (8.43%) VMware
5 20 (8.03%) Telerik
6 18 (7.23%) Sonus
7 12 (4.82%) Business Objects
8 11 (4.42%) Adobe
9 10 (4.02%) Oracle
10 9 (3.61%) Google
11 8 (3.21%) Juniper
12 3 (1.20%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.20%) McAfee
13 2 (0.80%) F5
13 2 (0.80%) Splunk
13 2 (0.80%) ArcSight
13 2 (0.80%) Facebook
13 2 (0.80%) Twitter
13 2 (0.80%) Fortinet
13 2 (0.80%) CA
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