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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 5 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 92 133 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.26% 17.45% 17.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.98% 45.24% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 72 117 86
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
177 294 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.99% 38.58% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 147 219 241
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 86 (46.99%) Windows
2 69 (37.70%) PHP
3 66 (36.07%) MySQL
4 59 (32.24%) SQL
5 58 (31.69%) HTML
6 45 (24.59%) UNIX
7 40 (21.86%) JavaScript
7 40 (21.86%) SQL Server
8 39 (21.31%) CSS
8 39 (21.31%) HTML5
9 38 (20.77%) AngularJS
10 37 (20.22%) XML
11 35 (19.13%) REST
12 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
13 31 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (16.94%) Degree
14 30 (16.39%) OO
15 29 (15.85%) TCP/IP
15 29 (15.85%) Finance
15 29 (15.85%) Git (software)
16 28 (15.30%) Symfony
16 28 (15.30%) VMware
17 27 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (14.75%) Grunt
18 26 (14.21%) Node.js
19 25 (13.66%) Bower
20 24 (13.11%) Express
20 24 (13.11%) XML Parsing
21 23 (12.57%) PHP5
21 23 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (14.21%) Node.js
2 21 (11.48%) Apache
3 17 (9.29%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.37%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.83%) CMS
6 5 (2.73%) WordPress
7 4 (2.19%) nginx
7 4 (2.19%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.19%) JBoss
8 3 (1.64%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.64%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.55%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.55%) Drupal
10 1 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.55%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.46%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.37%) Quicktime
3 8 (4.37%) Final Cut Pro
4 7 (3.83%) MS Office
5 5 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.09%) MS Project
6 2 (1.09%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (3.28%) Magento
2 5 (2.73%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.73%) IBM SmartCloud
3 4 (2.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.09%) CodePlex
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.85%) TCP/IP
2 21 (11.48%) Firewall
3 20 (10.93%) DNS
4 18 (9.84%) WAN
5 15 (8.20%) SAN
6 14 (7.65%) DHCP
7 13 (7.10%) LAN
8 12 (6.56%) NAS
9 11 (6.01%) Internet
9 11 (6.01%) VoIP
10 9 (4.92%) RTP
10 9 (4.92%) Wireless
10 9 (4.92%) VPN
11 8 (4.37%) LDAP
11 8 (4.37%) RTSP
12 7 (3.83%) iSCSI
12 7 (3.83%) Ethernet
12 7 (3.83%) Unified Communications
13 5 (2.73%) HTTP
13 5 (2.73%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (36.07%) MySQL
2 40 (21.86%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.01%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.46%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (5.46%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.64%) DB2
7 3 (1.64%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.09%) Redis
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.09%) TokuDB
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.75%) Grunt
3 25 (13.66%) Bower
4 13 (7.10%) Selenium
5 10 (5.46%) Bitbucket
5 10 (5.46%) JIRA
6 6 (3.28%) Subversion
7 5 (2.73%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.64%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.09%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.09%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.09%) Bazaar
9 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (15.85%) Finance
2 11 (6.01%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.37%) Electronics
5 7 (3.83%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.09%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (36.61%) Developer
2 35 (19.13%) PHP Developer
3 22 (12.02%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (10.93%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.74%) Administrator
6 15 (8.20%) Analyst
7 12 (6.56%) Lead Developer
7 12 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (6.56%) Lead PHP Developer
8 11 (6.01%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Support Analyst
9 10 (5.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.92%) C Developer
11 8 (4.37%) IT Manager
12 7 (3.83%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.83%) Desktop Support
12 7 (3.83%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (3.83%) Desktop Analyst
12 7 (3.83%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.69%) HTML
2 39 (21.31%) CSS
2 39 (21.31%) HTML5
3 38 (20.77%) AngularJS
4 37 (20.22%) XML
5 35 (19.13%) REST
6 28 (15.30%) Symfony
7 24 (13.11%) Express
8 19 (10.38%) LAMP
9 17 (9.29%) Laravel
10 16 (8.74%) SOAP
10 16 (8.74%) CodeIgniter
11 14 (7.65%) Web Services
12 13 (7.10%) jQuery
13 12 (6.56%) CSS3
14 11 (6.01%) Kohana
15 10 (5.46%) CakePHP
15 10 (5.46%) Yii
15 10 (5.46%) Apache Cordova
15 10 (5.46%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.01%) Derivative
3 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.92%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.37%) Video Editing
6 7 (3.83%) Life Science
6 7 (3.83%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.73%) CMDB
8 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.64%) IPTV
9 3 (1.64%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.64%) Replication
9 3 (1.64%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.09%) DTV
10 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.55%) DataPower
11 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 86 (46.99%) Windows
2 45 (24.59%) UNIX
3 27 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (9.84%) Ubuntu
6 15 (8.20%) CentOS
7 14 (7.65%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.65%) Debian
8 13 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (6.01%) SUSE
9 11 (6.01%) AIX
10 10 (5.46%) Solaris
11 8 (4.37%) Windows 8
12 7 (3.83%) Windows Vista
12 7 (3.83%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.55%) HPUX
13 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.39%) OO
3 24 (13.11%) XML Parsing
4 18 (9.84%) MVC
5 16 (8.74%) TDD
6 15 (8.20%) OOP
7 12 (6.56%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.01%) Time Management
9 10 (5.46%) Software Engineering
10 9 (4.92%) Project Management
11 8 (4.37%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.37%) ITIL
11 8 (4.37%) Scrum
11 8 (4.37%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.37%) Web Development
12 7 (3.83%) Performance Management
12 7 (3.83%) DevOps
12 7 (3.83%) Open Source
12 7 (3.83%) Software Deployment
12 7 (3.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.70%) PHP
2 59 (32.24%) SQL
3 40 (21.86%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.57%) PHP5
5 19 (10.38%) Python
6 16 (8.74%) C
7 12 (6.56%) Perl
8 11 (6.01%) C++
8 11 (6.01%) Java
9 9 (4.92%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.37%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.73%) C#
11 5 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.73%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.64%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.09%) Ruby
14 1 (0.55%) Korn
14 1 (0.55%) AWK
14 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (16.94%) Degree
2 16 (8.74%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.20%) MOS
4 13 (7.10%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (4.37%) MCSA
7 6 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.19%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.64%) MCSE
9 3 (1.64%) CCNP
9 3 (1.64%) CCNA
9 3 (1.64%) CCDP
9 3 (1.64%) MCITP
9 3 (1.64%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.09%) HND
11 1 (0.55%) CISSP
11 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.55%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.55%) RHCT
11 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.19%) qmail
3 4 (2.19%) Squid
4 3 (1.64%) DFS Replication
4 3 (1.64%) Terminal Server
4 3 (1.64%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.09%) Firmware
6 1 (0.55%) Samba
6 1 (0.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.55%) XenServer
6 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.01%) Capistrano
2 9 (4.92%) Puppet
3 7 (3.83%) Nagios
4 6 (3.28%) Netcool
4 6 (3.28%) ZABBIX
5 5 (2.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 5 (2.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 5 (2.73%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.19%) WSUS
7 3 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.64%) logstash
8 2 (1.09%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.55%) StatsD
9 1 (0.55%) OpenView
9 1 (0.55%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.55%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.55%) Nmap
Vendors
1 34 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.30%) VMware
3 22 (12.02%) Red Hat
4 18 (9.84%) Cisco
5 17 (9.29%) Oracle
6 16 (8.74%) Rackspace
7 15 (8.20%) Zend
8 12 (6.56%) IBM
9 9 (4.92%) Juniper
10 6 (3.28%) Google
10 6 (3.28%) HP
11 5 (2.73%) Citrix
11 5 (2.73%) Sybase
11 5 (2.73%) Remedy
12 4 (2.19%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 4 (2.19%) Sony
12 4 (2.19%) EMC
12 4 (2.19%) Infoblox
12 4 (2.19%) F5
13 3 (1.64%) Splunk
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