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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 35 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 38 54 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.92% 13.78% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.36% 44.63% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 3
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +77.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £88,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
134 121 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 27.92% 30.87% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 97 30
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £28,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 47 (47.00%) MySQL
2 44 (44.00%) Java
3 42 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (32.00%) OO
5 31 (31.00%) PHP
5 31 (31.00%) TDD
6 28 (28.00%) Windows
7 27 (27.00%) UNIX
7 27 (27.00%) Oracle
8 26 (26.00%) SQL
8 26 (26.00%) CSS
8 26 (26.00%) HTML
9 24 (24.00%) Subversion
10 23 (23.00%) Software Engineering
10 23 (23.00%) jQuery
11 21 (21.00%) Spring
11 21 (21.00%) Ant
12 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 20 (20.00%) XML
13 19 (19.00%) SOAP
13 19 (19.00%) PHP5
13 19 (19.00%) Git (software)
14 18 (18.00%) Puppet
14 18 (18.00%) HBase
14 18 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (18.00%) Scrum
15 16 (16.00%) OO PHP
16 15 (15.00%) Marketing
16 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
16 15 (15.00%) B2B

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.00%) IIS
3 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.00%) Drupal
4 5 (5.00%) Apache
4 5 (5.00%) PegaRULES
5 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) Mule
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.00%) Lync
5 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) CICS
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) SAN
1 8 (8.00%) Firewall
2 3 (3.00%) VLAN
2 3 (3.00%) WAN
2 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.00%) PABX
3 2 (2.00%) VoIP
3 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.00%) FTP
3 2 (2.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.00%) MySQL
2 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (18.00%) HBase
4 12 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.00%) Big Data
5 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.00%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (24.00%) Subversion
2 21 (21.00%) Ant
3 19 (19.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.00%) Toad
6 2 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.00%) Introscope
6 2 (2.00%) JProfiler
General
1 15 (15.00%) Marketing
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
3 11 (11.00%) Retail
4 5 (5.00%) Back Office
4 5 (5.00%) Finance
5 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (59.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 26 (26.00%) Senior Developer
4 25 (25.00%) PHP Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (11.00%) Analyst
8 10 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) Graduate
9 9 (9.00%) Junior
9 9 (9.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) Junior Software Engineer
10 8 (8.00%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Support Analyst
11 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) Applications Support
12 4 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (4.00%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) HTML
1 26 (26.00%) CSS
2 23 (23.00%) jQuery
3 21 (21.00%) Spring
4 20 (20.00%) XML
5 19 (19.00%) SOAP
6 13 (13.00%) HTML5
7 12 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (11.00%) LAMP
8 11 (11.00%) SAML
9 8 (8.00%) RESTful
9 8 (8.00%) CSS3
10 5 (5.00%) Laravel
10 5 (5.00%) REST
10 5 (5.00%) JSON
10 5 (5.00%) Ajax
11 4 (4.00%) .NET
12 3 (3.00%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.00%) JDBC
13 2 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.00%) Windows
2 27 (27.00%) UNIX
3 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) CentOS
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) OO
2 31 (31.00%) TDD
3 23 (23.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (18.00%) Scrum
5 16 (16.00%) OO PHP
6 15 (15.00%) B2B
7 14 (14.00%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.00%) OOP
8 12 (12.00%) Release Management
8 12 (12.00%) Machine Learning
8 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.00%) ITIL
10 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.00%) Test Management
12 4 (4.00%) ERP
13 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.00%) Content Management
13 3 (3.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.00%) Java
2 42 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.00%) PHP
4 26 (26.00%) SQL
5 19 (19.00%) PHP5
6 12 (12.00%) Ruby
6 12 (12.00%) C++
7 4 (4.00%) PHP4
7 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.00%) C
9 2 (2.00%) VB
9 2 (2.00%) Python
10 1 (1.00%) REXX
10 1 (1.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) ISEB
2 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.00%) vSphere
3 1 (1.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (18.00%) Puppet
1 18 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.00%) Plesk
3 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.00%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) Oracle
2 13 (13.00%) VMware
3 7 (7.00%) HP
4 5 (5.00%) EMC
4 5 (5.00%) SonicWALL
4 5 (5.00%) Pega
4 5 (5.00%) Veeam
5 4 (4.00%) Sage
6 3 (3.00%) webMethods
6 3 (3.00%) CommVault
6 3 (3.00%) Dell
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco
6 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.00%) NETGEAR
7 2 (2.00%) Green Hat
7 2 (2.00%) Vyatta
8 1 (1.00%) IBM