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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 5 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 92 93 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.62% 13.40% 15.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.44% 35.23% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 79 81 110
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 £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
169 264 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.03% 38.04% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 136 223 228
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
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 17 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 108 (48.87%) Windows
2 92 (41.63%) SQL
3 69 (31.22%) UNIX
4 68 (30.77%) MySQL
5 59 (26.70%) JavaScript
6 56 (25.34%) SQL Server
7 54 (24.43%) PHP
7 54 (24.43%) HTML
8 52 (23.53%) Shell Script
9 43 (19.46%) CSS
9 43 (19.46%) Degree
10 42 (19.00%) AngularJS
11 41 (18.55%) TCP/IP
11 41 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (18.10%) MVC
13 38 (17.19%) Finance
14 37 (16.74%) Firewall
15 34 (15.38%) Java
15 34 (15.38%) C#
15 34 (15.38%) DevOps
15 34 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
16 31 (14.03%) .NET
17 30 (13.57%) Hadoop
18 28 (12.67%) Oracle
18 28 (12.67%) Apache
18 28 (12.67%) TDD
19 27 (12.22%) VMware
19 27 (12.22%) Amazon S3
20 26 (11.76%) HAProxy
20 26 (11.76%) TokuDB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (12.67%) Apache
2 17 (7.69%) Node.js
3 13 (5.88%) IIS
4 11 (4.98%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.52%) CMS
6 6 (2.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.45%) nginx
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 22 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.07%) MS Office
3 6 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.26%) MS Project
5 4 (1.81%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 34 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (12.22%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.81%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.90%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.55%) TCP/IP
2 37 (16.74%) Firewall
3 22 (9.95%) VPN
4 20 (9.05%) LAN
4 20 (9.05%) WAN
5 18 (8.14%) SSL
6 17 (7.69%) Internet
7 16 (7.24%) SAN
8 12 (5.43%) DNS
9 11 (4.98%) Wireless
10 9 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (4.07%) NAS
10 9 (4.07%) LDAP
10 9 (4.07%) HTTP
11 8 (3.62%) Network Security
12 6 (2.71%) VoIP
13 5 (2.26%) FTP
13 5 (2.26%) HTTPS
13 5 (2.26%) OSPF
13 5 (2.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (30.77%) MySQL
2 56 (25.34%) SQL Server
3 30 (13.57%) Hadoop
4 26 (11.76%) TokuDB
5 24 (10.86%) MariaDB
6 18 (8.14%) Redis
6 18 (8.14%) Crystal Reports
7 17 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 17 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 12 (5.43%) Oracle Database
8 12 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (4.98%) Riak
9 11 (4.98%) MongoDB
9 11 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (3.17%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.81%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.90%) DB2
14 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (9.95%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.14%) Grunt
3 16 (7.24%) Bower
4 12 (5.43%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.52%) Subversion
6 8 (3.62%) JIRA
6 8 (3.62%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.26%) Selenium
7 5 (2.26%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.90%) Bazaar
9 1 (0.45%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (17.19%) Finance
2 15 (6.79%) Electronics
3 6 (2.71%) Marketing
4 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.36%) Publishing
5 3 (1.36%) Banking
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 2 (0.90%) French Language
6 2 (0.90%) German Language
6 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (26.70%) Developer
2 41 (18.55%) Administrator
3 32 (14.48%) DBA
4 21 (9.50%) Consultant
5 20 (9.05%) PHP Developer
6 18 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.24%) Software Engineer
8 14 (6.33%) Applications Support
8 14 (6.33%) Security Engineer
8 14 (6.33%) MySQL DBA
9 11 (4.98%) Analyst
10 10 (4.52%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.52%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (4.52%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.07%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.07%) Software Developer
12 8 (3.62%) Lead Developer
12 8 (3.62%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.43%) HTML
2 43 (19.46%) CSS
3 42 (19.00%) AngularJS
4 31 (14.03%) .NET
5 26 (11.76%) XML
6 21 (9.50%) HTML5
7 19 (8.60%) Ajax
7 19 (8.60%) Symfony
8 18 (8.14%) LAMP
8 18 (8.14%) ASP.NET
8 18 (8.14%) REST
9 16 (7.24%) Express
9 16 (7.24%) jQuery
10 14 (6.33%) Web Services
11 12 (5.43%) Laravel
12 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (4.52%) JMS
14 9 (4.07%) J2EE
14 9 (4.07%) Middleware
14 9 (4.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.98%) Replication
3 10 (4.52%) Derivative
4 9 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.62%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.17%) Thin Client
6 7 (3.17%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.26%) PKI
8 5 (2.26%) IPTV
8 5 (2.26%) HACMP
8 5 (2.26%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.26%) DataPower
9 4 (1.81%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.81%) CMDB
9 4 (1.81%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.36%) Open Source
11 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.90%) DTV
12 1 (0.45%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 108 (48.87%) Windows
2 69 (31.22%) UNIX
3 16 (7.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (7.24%) Solaris
4 13 (5.88%) AIX
5 10 (4.52%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.71%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.71%) CentOS
8 6 (2.71%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.26%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.81%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.36%) Debian
12 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) HPUX
13 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.10%) MVC
3 34 (15.38%) DevOps
4 28 (12.67%) TDD
5 25 (11.31%) Software Engineering
6 23 (10.41%) OO
7 20 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (6.33%) XML Parsing
9 13 (5.88%) Project Management
9 13 (5.88%) ITIL
10 11 (4.98%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.52%) Release Management
11 10 (4.52%) BDD
11 10 (4.52%) OOP
12 8 (3.62%) E-Commerce
12 8 (3.62%) Scrum
13 7 (3.17%) Product Management
14 6 (2.71%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (2.71%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (2.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.63%) SQL
2 59 (26.70%) JavaScript
3 54 (24.43%) PHP
4 52 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 34 (15.38%) C#
5 34 (15.38%) Java
6 24 (10.86%) C++
7 23 (10.41%) PHP5
8 15 (6.79%) Perl
9 9 (4.07%) Ruby
9 9 (4.07%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.62%) Korn
10 8 (3.62%) Python
11 7 (3.17%) C
12 4 (1.81%) Jython
12 4 (1.81%) XPath
12 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.81%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (19.46%) Degree
2 13 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.07%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.62%) CCNA
5 5 (2.26%) CCDP
5 5 (2.26%) MCSE
5 5 (2.26%) CCNP
5 5 (2.26%) MCITP
6 4 (1.81%) HND
6 4 (1.81%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.36%) PhD
8 1 (0.45%) MCSA
8 1 (0.45%) ISEB
8 1 (0.45%) CISSP
8 1 (0.45%) GIAC
8 1 (0.45%) MOS
8 1 (0.45%) RHCT
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.62%) SLA
2 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (9.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.71%) Firmware
4 5 (2.26%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.36%) Snort
6 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.45%) XenApp
7 1 (0.45%) XenServer
7 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.45%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (11.76%) HAProxy
2 22 (9.95%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.71%) Puppet
4 5 (2.26%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.26%) Netcool
4 5 (2.26%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 4 (1.81%) SCCM
5 4 (1.81%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (1.81%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.45%) OpenView
6 1 (0.45%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.45%) Control-M
6 1 (0.45%) Nagios
6 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.45%) Nmap
6 1 (0.45%) WSUS
6 1 (0.45%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 28 (12.67%) Oracle
2 27 (12.22%) VMware
3 26 (11.76%) Cisco
4 23 (10.41%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.24%) Juniper
6 14 (6.33%) IBM
7 12 (5.43%) CheckPoint
7 12 (5.43%) F5
8 11 (4.98%) Blue Coat
9 10 (4.52%) Rackspace
10 9 (4.07%) Zend
10 9 (4.07%) Business Objects
11 8 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (3.62%) Remedy
11 8 (3.62%) Sony
12 7 (3.17%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.17%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.71%) Citrix
14 5 (2.26%) Software AG
14 5 (2.26%) webMethods
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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People Source Consulting
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Austin Fraser Limited
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + oncall
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Blue Fox
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + benefits
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