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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 128 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.09% 12.46% 7.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.76% 33.82% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 111 51 54
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
268 207 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 44.15% 36.83% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 204 143 218
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 133 (52.57%) Windows
2 117 (46.25%) SQL
3 85 (33.60%) SQL Server
4 83 (32.81%) MySQL
5 79 (31.23%) Shell Script
6 78 (30.83%) UNIX
7 67 (26.48%) Apache
8 66 (26.09%) C#
9 59 (23.32%) MVC
10 56 (22.13%) TCP/IP
10 56 (22.13%) Firewall
11 54 (21.34%) .NET
12 53 (20.95%) VPN
12 53 (20.95%) SSL
12 53 (20.95%) Java
13 51 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 49 (19.37%) DevOps
16 46 (18.18%) IIS
17 45 (17.79%) JavaScript
18 44 (17.39%) HTTP
18 44 (17.39%) Subversion
19 43 (17.00%) Git (software)
19 43 (17.00%) PHP
20 41 (16.21%) Degree
21 40 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
22 38 (15.02%) Amazon S3
22 38 (15.02%) HAProxy
22 38 (15.02%) Hadoop
22 38 (15.02%) TokuDB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (26.48%) Apache
2 46 (18.18%) IIS
3 25 (9.88%) Tomcat
4 23 (9.09%) K2 blackpearl
5 11 (4.35%) CMS
6 8 (3.16%) nginx
7 6 (2.37%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.58%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.40%) JBoss
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.40%) Lync
10 1 (0.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.53%) MS Office
3 7 (2.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.98%) MS Project
5 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (15.02%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (22.13%) TCP/IP
1 56 (22.13%) Firewall
2 53 (20.95%) SSL
2 53 (20.95%) VPN
3 44 (17.39%) HTTP
4 28 (11.07%) DNS
5 16 (6.32%) WAN
6 15 (5.93%) HTTPS
6 15 (5.93%) Network Security
7 12 (4.74%) IPsec
8 11 (4.35%) VoIP
9 10 (3.95%) Wireshark
9 10 (3.95%) Internet
9 10 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (3.56%) LAN
11 7 (2.77%) BGP
12 6 (2.37%) Wireless
13 5 (1.98%) OSPF
13 5 (1.98%) SAN
13 5 (1.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 83 (32.81%) MySQL
3 38 (15.02%) Hadoop
3 38 (15.02%) TokuDB
4 30 (11.86%) MariaDB
5 23 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 23 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
6 21 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (8.30%) Redis
6 21 (8.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (7.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (6.72%) Riak
8 17 (6.72%) MongoDB
9 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database
10 9 (3.56%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.16%) RDBMS
11 8 (3.16%) Relational Database
12 6 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (17.39%) Subversion
2 43 (17.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.19%) JIRA
5 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
General
1 32 (12.65%) Finance
2 13 (5.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.98%) Banking
4 4 (1.58%) Electronics
4 4 (1.58%) Legal
5 3 (1.19%) Publishing
6 2 (0.79%) Games
6 2 (0.79%) French Language
6 2 (0.79%) German Language
6 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (30.43%) Developer
2 48 (18.97%) Administrator
3 44 (17.39%) DBA
4 25 (9.88%) Web Developer
5 22 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 18 (7.11%) Consultant
7 17 (6.72%) Analyst
8 13 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (5.14%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.74%) Network Engineer
10 10 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.95%) Security Engineer
11 9 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.16%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.16%) Applications Support Analyst
12 8 (3.16%) MySQL DBA
13 7 (2.77%) Ruby Developer
14 6 (2.37%) Software Implementation Consultant
14 6 (2.37%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.34%) .NET
2 37 (14.62%) HTML
3 36 (14.23%) Web Services
4 35 (13.83%) ASP.NET
5 34 (13.44%) CSS
6 32 (12.65%) jQuery
7 30 (11.86%) Ajax
8 29 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (11.07%) SOAP
10 24 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 23 (9.09%) WCF
11 23 (9.09%) LAMP
11 23 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (9.09%) REST
12 22 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 21 (8.30%) MSMQ
14 12 (4.74%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (3.56%) AngularJS
16 7 (2.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.53%) Derivative
3 13 (5.14%) Replication
3 13 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.16%) Open Source
5 6 (2.37%) PKI
5 6 (2.37%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.37%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.98%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.98%) Life Science
6 5 (1.98%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.19%) CCTV
8 3 (1.19%) HACMP
8 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.19%) DataPower
9 2 (0.79%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.79%) iPhone
10 1 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 133 (52.57%) Windows
2 78 (30.83%) UNIX
3 50 (19.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (13.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (10.28%) CentOS
5 26 (10.28%) Apple iOS
6 16 (6.32%) Solaris
7 14 (5.53%) Debian
8 13 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (4.74%) Ubuntu
9 12 (4.74%) AIX
10 6 (2.37%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.37%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.98%) Android
11 5 (1.98%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.58%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.58%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.19%) SUSE
13 3 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (23.32%) MVC
2 51 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (19.37%) DevOps
4 26 (10.28%) SOA
5 21 (8.30%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (7.11%) Software Engineering
7 15 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (5.53%) ITIL
8 14 (5.53%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (4.74%) OOP
10 11 (4.35%) OO
11 10 (3.95%) Change Management
12 9 (3.56%) TDD
13 8 (3.16%) Line Management
14 6 (2.37%) Mentoring
14 6 (2.37%) BDD
14 6 (2.37%) SIEM
14 6 (2.37%) Load Balancing
15 5 (1.98%) Automated Testing
15 5 (1.98%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.25%) SQL
2 79 (31.23%) Shell Script
3 66 (26.09%) C#
4 53 (20.95%) Java
5 45 (17.79%) JavaScript
6 43 (17.00%) PHP
7 30 (11.86%) Ruby
8 26 (10.28%) C++
9 25 (9.88%) Perl
9 25 (9.88%) Python
9 25 (9.88%) PHP5
10 23 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 16 (6.32%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.77%) Korn
13 6 (2.37%) C
14 3 (1.19%) XPath
14 3 (1.19%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.19%) VB
14 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.19%) Jython
Qualifications
1 41 (16.21%) Degree
2 21 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.51%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (5.14%) CCNA
6 4 (1.58%) MCSA
6 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.58%) CISSP
7 3 (1.19%) GCIA
7 3 (1.19%) GCIH
7 3 (1.19%) MOS
8 2 (0.79%) CEH
8 2 (0.79%) PhD
8 2 (0.79%) ISEB
8 2 (0.79%) OSCP
8 2 (0.79%) OSCE
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.40%) CCNP
9 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.11%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.16%) SLA
4 3 (1.19%) COSO
4 3 (1.19%) COBIT
5 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 25 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.74%) Snort
4 10 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.77%) vSphere
6 5 (1.98%) Firmware
7 3 (1.19%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.19%) Kamailio
8 2 (0.79%) Postfix
8 2 (0.79%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.40%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 38 (15.02%) HAProxy
2 10 (3.95%) SCCM
3 9 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.19%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.79%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.79%) Control-M
5 2 (0.79%) Puppet
6 1 (0.40%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 33 (13.04%) Cisco
1 33 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.28%) VMware
3 21 (8.30%) Telerik
4 20 (7.91%) Oracle
5 14 (5.53%) Business Objects
6 12 (4.74%) Juniper
7 10 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.37%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.37%) Sourcefire
8 6 (2.37%) F5
9 5 (1.98%) Crossbeam
9 5 (1.98%) Aruba
9 5 (1.98%) Sonus
9 5 (1.98%) Remedy
9 5 (1.98%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.19%) IBM
11 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.79%) Splunk
11 2 (0.79%) Citrix
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