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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 51 44 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 20 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.71% 7.13% 12.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.36% 26.23% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 28
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £75,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
193 122 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 35.81% 27.17% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 134 119 100
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (70.21%) HTML
1 33 (70.21%) CSS
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 27 (57.45%) PHP
4 19 (40.43%) Apache
5 17 (36.17%) MySQL
6 15 (31.91%) jQuery
7 14 (29.79%) MVC
7 14 (29.79%) LAMP
8 13 (27.66%) Web Development
9 12 (25.53%) Degree
10 11 (23.40%) Java
10 11 (23.40%) OOP
10 11 (23.40%) WordPress
11 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
11 10 (21.28%) Windows
11 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
12 9 (19.15%) Sass
12 9 (19.15%) Unix
12 9 (19.15%) Laravel
12 9 (19.15%) Ajax
13 8 (17.02%) HTML5
13 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
13 8 (17.02%) J2EE
14 7 (14.89%) C
14 7 (14.89%) Perl
14 7 (14.89%) Python
14 7 (14.89%) OO
14 7 (14.89%) VMware
14 7 (14.89%) CSS3

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (40.43%) Apache
2 11 (23.40%) WordPress
3 5 (10.64%) CMS
3 5 (10.64%) Drupal
4 4 (8.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) GitHub
2 2 (4.26%) IaaS
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) IPsec
1 5 (10.64%) VPN
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) FTP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.51%) LDAP
2 4 (8.51%) NAS
2 4 (8.51%) Network Security
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Bitbucket
3 4 (8.51%) Grunt
3 4 (8.51%) gulp
4 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.13%) Protractor
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
1 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.38%) Automotive
2 3 (6.38%) French Language
2 3 (6.38%) General Ledger
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Military
3 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) PHP Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.89%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (8.51%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (8.51%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.38%) IT Support
7 3 (6.38%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Principal Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) CSS
1 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 15 (31.91%) jQuery
3 14 (29.79%) LAMP
4 9 (19.15%) Ajax
4 9 (19.15%) Laravel
4 9 (19.15%) Sass
5 8 (17.02%) HTML5
5 8 (17.02%) J2EE
6 7 (14.89%) CSS3
6 7 (14.89%) Java EE
7 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.77%) Symfony
8 5 (10.64%) Google Maps API
8 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.51%) Backbone.js
9 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
9 4 (8.51%) RequireJS
9 4 (8.51%) RESTful
9 4 (8.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
2 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) SWIFT
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) VMS
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) MVC
2 13 (27.66%) Web Development
3 11 (23.40%) OOP
4 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity
5 7 (14.89%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.64%) Open Source
7 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (10.64%) Web Design
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) API Design
8 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 27 (57.45%) PHP
3 11 (23.40%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) C
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) Python
5 5 (10.64%) C++
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) C#
7 3 (6.38%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) VMware
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) NetApp
3 4 (8.51%) Sage
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Sun
5 2 (4.26%) Avaya
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.13%) Zend
Bournemouth, Dorset
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