The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 59 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.42% 2.65% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 6.04% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
176 298 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.32% 43.95% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 139 207 210
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 £56,250 £51,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Open Source
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Basingstoke region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) vSphere
3 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Python
4 6 (46.15%) MySQL
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
5 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Line Management
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
6 4 (30.77%) CISSP
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Apache
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Snort
6 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
7 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) C++

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Security Tester
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blog
1 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) R
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) vSphere
3 4 (30.77%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) New Relic
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
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