The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 68 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 14.02% 6.92% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.03% 25.71% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60 22 10
Average salary £38,750 £41,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 105 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 31.13% 26.92% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 134 89 54
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Dorset

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 11 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 43 (44.33%) Java
2 38 (39.18%) MySQL
3 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 32 (32.99%) UNIX
4 32 (32.99%) OO
5 29 (29.90%) Oracle
5 29 (29.90%) TDD
6 27 (27.84%) Windows
7 26 (26.80%) PHP
8 25 (25.77%) SQL
8 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
9 23 (23.71%) CSS
9 23 (23.71%) HTML
10 21 (21.65%) SQL Server
11 20 (20.62%) Subversion
11 20 (20.62%) jQuery
12 19 (19.59%) XML
12 19 (19.59%) Scrum
13 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
13 16 (16.49%) Ant
13 16 (16.49%) PHP5
13 16 (16.49%) Spring
14 15 (15.46%) Marketing
15 14 (14.43%) Ruby
15 14 (14.43%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.43%) Puppet
15 14 (14.43%) HBase
15 14 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (14.43%) Eclipse

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.31%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.25%) IIS
3 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.19%) Drupal
5 5 (5.15%) Apache
5 5 (5.15%) PegaRULES
6 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.09%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.09%) Lync
8 2 (2.06%) Mule
8 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.03%) CICS
9 1 (1.03%) CMS
9 1 (1.03%) WordPress
9 1 (1.03%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) SAN
1 8 (8.25%) Firewall
2 4 (4.12%) VLAN
2 4 (4.12%) WAN
3 3 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.09%) PABX
4 2 (2.06%) Network Security
4 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.06%) FTP
4 2 (2.06%) HTTP
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.06%) VoIP
5 1 (1.03%) LAN
5 1 (1.03%) VPLS
5 1 (1.03%) MPLS
5 1 (1.03%) OSPF
5 1 (1.03%) BGP
5 1 (1.03%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.03%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.18%) MySQL
2 21 (21.65%) SQL Server
3 14 (14.43%) HBase
4 11 (11.34%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.09%) SQLPlus
6 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Subversion
2 16 (16.49%) Ant
3 14 (14.43%) Eclipse
4 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.22%) Toad
6 2 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.06%) Introscope
6 2 (2.06%) JProfiler
General
1 15 (15.46%) Marketing
2 12 (12.37%) Banking
3 9 (9.28%) Retail
4 8 (8.25%) Finance
5 5 (5.15%) Back Office
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (52.58%) Developer
2 28 (28.87%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.68%) PHP Developer
4 18 (18.56%) Senior Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Analyst
5 14 (14.43%) Software Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (11.34%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (9.28%) Junior Software Engineer
8 9 (9.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 9 (9.28%) Graduate
8 9 (9.28%) Junior
8 9 (9.28%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Applications Support
9 7 (7.22%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) HTML
1 23 (23.71%) CSS
2 20 (20.62%) jQuery
3 19 (19.59%) XML
4 16 (16.49%) Spring
5 14 (14.43%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (12.37%) HTML5
6 12 (12.37%) SOAP
7 9 (9.28%) SAML
8 8 (8.25%) LAMP
9 7 (7.22%) CSS3
10 5 (5.15%) Laravel
10 5 (5.15%) Ajax
11 4 (4.12%) .NET
12 3 (3.09%) JSON
12 3 (3.09%) RESTful
12 3 (3.09%) REST
13 2 (2.06%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.06%) JDBC
13 2 (2.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.06%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.03%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) UNIX
2 27 (27.84%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.09%) CentOS
5 2 (2.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) OO
2 29 (29.90%) TDD
3 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
4 19 (19.59%) Scrum
5 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.40%) OO PHP
6 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.37%) B2B
7 12 (12.37%) Release Management
8 11 (11.34%) Machine Learning
9 10 (10.31%) OOP
9 10 (10.31%) ITIL
10 7 (7.22%) Test Management
11 5 (5.15%) Change Control
11 5 (5.15%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.15%) Problem Management
11 5 (5.15%) ETL
12 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.12%) Content Management
12 4 (4.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (44.33%) Java
2 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
3 26 (26.80%) PHP
4 25 (25.77%) SQL
5 16 (16.49%) PHP5
6 14 (14.43%) Ruby
7 12 (12.37%) C++
8 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.09%) PHP4
11 2 (2.06%) Python
11 2 (2.06%) VB
11 2 (2.06%) C
12 1 (1.03%) Perl
12 1 (1.03%) REXX
12 1 (1.03%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.09%) vSphere
3 1 (1.03%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) Puppet
1 14 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.12%) Plesk
3 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.06%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.06%) nmon
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Oracle
2 13 (13.40%) VMware
3 7 (7.22%) HP
4 5 (5.15%) EMC
4 5 (5.15%) SonicWALL
4 5 (5.15%) Pega
4 5 (5.15%) Veeam
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Dell
6 3 (3.09%) CommVault
6 3 (3.09%) Sage
6 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.06%) NETGEAR
7 2 (2.06%) Green Hat
7 2 (2.06%) Vyatta
7 2 (2.06%) webMethods
8 1 (1.03%) IBM
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