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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 35 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.37% 15.68% 11.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.80% 33.97% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £37,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,925
% change year-on-year
- +2.76%
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
97 156 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 23.77% 46.15% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 146 62
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £50,000
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 17 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (59.26%) MySQL
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 23 (42.59%) PHP
4 19 (35.19%) HTML
4 19 (35.19%) CSS
5 18 (33.33%) Java
6 17 (31.48%) SQL
7 15 (27.78%) PHP5
7 15 (27.78%) jQuery
8 14 (25.93%) SOAP
9 13 (24.07%) XML
9 13 (24.07%) OOP
9 13 (24.07%) Spring
9 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
10 12 (22.22%) UNIX
10 12 (22.22%) OO
10 12 (22.22%) LAMP
10 12 (22.22%) TDD
11 11 (20.37%) Oracle
11 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (20.37%) Degree
11 11 (20.37%) Puppet
11 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (20.37%) Mentoring
12 10 (18.52%) Ant
12 10 (18.52%) VMware
12 10 (18.52%) Subversion
12 10 (18.52%) RESTful
13 9 (16.67%) HBase
14 8 (14.81%) Apache

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (14.81%) Apache
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
2 7 (12.96%) Drupal
2 7 (12.96%) WordPress
3 6 (11.11%) Joomla!
4 4 (7.41%) MQSeries
4 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.85%) CICS
6 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.85%) PegaRULES
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.85%) Mule
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) Network Security
3 4 (7.41%) tcpdump
3 4 (7.41%) NAS
3 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
3 4 (7.41%) IPsec
3 4 (7.41%) LDAP
3 4 (7.41%) FTP
3 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (59.26%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) HBase
3 6 (11.11%) Big Data
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.52%) Subversion
2 10 (18.52%) Ant
General
1 4 (7.41%) Marketing
1 4 (7.41%) Banking
1 4 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) PHP Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) HTML
1 19 (35.19%) CSS
2 15 (27.78%) jQuery
3 14 (25.93%) SOAP
4 13 (24.07%) XML
4 13 (24.07%) Spring
5 12 (22.22%) LAMP
6 10 (18.52%) RESTful
7 8 (14.81%) Laravel
8 7 (12.96%) J2EE
8 7 (12.96%) Symfony
8 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.11%) CakePHP
10 5 (9.26%) CSS3
10 5 (9.26%) HTML5
11 4 (7.41%) JSON
11 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 4 (7.41%) SAML
12 3 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) UNIX
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
3 3 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) OOP
2 12 (22.22%) TDD
2 12 (22.22%) OO
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Mentoring
4 8 (14.81%) MVC
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 6 (11.11%) Web Development
6 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) B2B
7 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
8 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 23 (42.59%) PHP
3 18 (33.33%) Java
4 17 (31.48%) SQL
5 15 (27.78%) PHP5
6 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (9.26%) Python
8 4 (7.41%) C
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.70%) PHP4
10 1 (1.85%) JCL
10 1 (1.85%) REXX
10 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) HND
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Samba
3 1 (1.85%) RACF
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Puppet
1 11 (20.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Zend
4 4 (7.41%) F5
4 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.41%) NetApp
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Sage
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) webMethods
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.85%) Pega
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