The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 36 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 42 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 9.17% 9.73% 7.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 26.32% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Linux
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
140 95 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 30.57% 36.96% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 133 85 47
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,250 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Linux Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 34 (52.31%) MySQL
2 28 (43.08%) PHP
3 23 (35.38%) LAMP
4 21 (32.31%) Degree
4 21 (32.31%) Apache
5 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 20 (30.77%) HTML
5 20 (30.77%) CSS
6 19 (29.23%) VMware
7 17 (26.15%) XML
8 16 (24.62%) PHP5
8 16 (24.62%) jQuery
9 15 (23.08%) Bash Shell
10 14 (21.54%) Laravel
10 14 (21.54%) Perl
10 14 (21.54%) Web Development
10 14 (21.54%) MVC
11 13 (20.00%) CMS
11 13 (20.00%) Drupal
11 13 (20.00%) WordPress
11 13 (20.00%) CentOS
11 13 (20.00%) Symfony
11 13 (20.00%) OOP
11 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 13 (20.00%) Puppet
11 13 (20.00%) Magento
11 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (18.46%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 21 (32.31%) Apache
2 13 (20.00%) CMS
2 13 (20.00%) Drupal
2 13 (20.00%) WordPress
3 12 (18.46%) Joomla!
4 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 4 (6.15%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.08%) MS Project Server
8 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) HTTP
2 10 (15.38%) Firewall
3 8 (12.31%) DNS
4 7 (10.77%) LDAP
4 7 (10.77%) DHCP
4 7 (10.77%) Network Security
5 6 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (6.15%) NAS
6 4 (6.15%) tcpdump
6 4 (6.15%) FTP
6 4 (6.15%) Wireshark
6 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.15%) VPN
6 4 (6.15%) HTTPS
6 4 (6.15%) IPsec
7 3 (4.62%) SAN
7 3 (4.62%) Multicast
8 2 (3.08%) VLAN
9 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (52.31%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.54%) HBase
3 1 (1.54%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Ant
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Automotive
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 17 (26.15%) Administrator
4 15 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 15 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (18.46%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Architect
6 7 (10.77%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Data Centre Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Data Architect
7 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) OO PHP Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.15%) DBA
9 4 (6.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) LAMP
2 20 (30.77%) HTML
2 20 (30.77%) CSS
3 17 (26.15%) XML
4 16 (24.62%) jQuery
5 14 (21.54%) Laravel
6 13 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (20.00%) Symfony
7 12 (18.46%) CakePHP
8 9 (13.85%) Web Services
9 7 (10.77%) J2EE
10 6 (9.23%) SOAP
10 6 (9.23%) RESTful
11 4 (6.15%) Spring
12 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.62%) XHTML
12 3 (4.62%) JSON
13 2 (3.08%) .NET
13 2 (3.08%) Ajax
13 2 (3.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) CentOS
2 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (15.38%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) UNIX
4 5 (7.69%) Fedora
5 3 (4.62%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) MVC
1 14 (21.54%) Web Development
2 13 (20.00%) OOP
3 12 (18.46%) OO
4 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
5 10 (15.38%) DevOps
6 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 5 (7.69%) Migration
7 5 (7.69%) OO PHP
7 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Management
8 4 (6.15%) Kanban
8 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.15%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (6.15%) Scrum
8 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.15%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) PHP
2 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) PHP5
4 15 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 14 (21.54%) Perl
6 10 (15.38%) Java
7 8 (12.31%) Python
7 8 (12.31%) Ruby
8 6 (9.23%) C
9 2 (3.08%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) HND
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.54%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) vSphere
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Samba
4 3 (4.62%) vCloud
4 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (12.31%) SCCM
2 8 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.62%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) VMware
2 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (18.46%) Zend
4 10 (15.38%) Cisco
4 10 (15.38%) NetApp
5 7 (10.77%) IBM
5 7 (10.77%) HP
6 6 (9.23%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.69%) Oracle
8 4 (6.15%) F5
8 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.62%) Citrix
10 2 (3.08%) Juniper
10 2 (3.08%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.08%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.54%) Dell
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