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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 62 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.23% 14.91% 12.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.75% 51.40% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 26
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
160 107 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 39.31% 29.00% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 137 90 80
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (61.39%) MySQL
2 41 (40.59%) Apache
2 41 (40.59%) LAMP
3 33 (32.67%) VMware
4 32 (31.68%) Git (software)
5 31 (30.69%) Bash Shell
5 31 (30.69%) PHP
6 30 (29.70%) Red Hat
6 30 (29.70%) Puppet
7 28 (27.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (24.75%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (24.75%) SQL
10 23 (22.77%) Degree
11 22 (21.78%) Firewall
11 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
11 22 (21.78%) HTML
11 22 (21.78%) CSS
11 22 (21.78%) jQuery
12 21 (20.79%) CentOS
12 21 (20.79%) Windows
12 21 (20.79%) Tomcat
13 20 (19.80%) Web Services
13 20 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (18.81%) PHP5
14 19 (18.81%) Java
14 19 (18.81%) Cisco
14 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (17.82%) Web Development
15 18 (17.82%) E-Commerce

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (40.59%) Apache
2 21 (20.79%) Tomcat
3 13 (12.87%) WordPress
4 12 (11.88%) Drupal
5 11 (10.89%) Joomla!
6 9 (8.91%) CMS
7 7 (6.93%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.98%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.99%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 13 (12.87%) Magento
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.98%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) SaaS
3 7 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.78%) Firewall
2 7 (6.93%) DNS
2 7 (6.93%) DHCP
2 7 (6.93%) HTTP
3 6 (5.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (4.95%) SAN
5 4 (3.96%) LDAP
6 3 (2.97%) Network Security
6 3 (2.97%) Multicast
6 3 (2.97%) VLAN
7 2 (1.98%) Internet
7 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.98%) VPN
8 1 (0.99%) IPsec
8 1 (0.99%) LAN
8 1 (0.99%) VoIP
8 1 (0.99%) WAN
8 1 (0.99%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (61.39%) MySQL
2 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.90%) HBase
3 10 (9.90%) Big Data
3 10 (9.90%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.90%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.98%) OLTP
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (31.68%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.89%) Subversion
3 10 (9.90%) Ant
3 10 (9.90%) Maven
4 9 (8.91%) Selenium
5 8 (7.92%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.98%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (8.91%) Electronics
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Developer
2 29 (28.71%) Administrator
3 28 (27.72%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (21.78%) PHP Developer
5 21 (20.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 21 (20.79%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (14.85%) Architect
7 14 (13.86%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Java Developer
9 10 (9.90%) PHP Web Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (9.90%) Web Developer
10 9 (8.91%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 9 (8.91%) Software Engineer
10 9 (8.91%) Graduate
11 8 (7.92%) Junior Software Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.59%) LAMP
2 22 (21.78%) HTML
2 22 (21.78%) CSS
2 22 (21.78%) jQuery
3 20 (19.80%) Web Services
4 13 (12.87%) XML
5 12 (11.88%) Middleware
6 11 (10.89%) .NET
7 10 (9.90%) Spring
7 10 (9.90%) Laravel
8 9 (8.91%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.91%) Symfony
8 9 (8.91%) CakePHP
8 9 (8.91%) Ajax
9 3 (2.97%) XHTML
10 2 (1.98%) SOAP
10 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.98%) JSON
10 2 (1.98%) HTML5
10 2 (1.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.98%) Statistics
2 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.98%) Open Source
3 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (20.79%) CentOS
2 21 (20.79%) Windows
3 13 (12.87%) Fedora
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) Solaris
5 2 (1.98%) UNIX
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.82%) Web Development
2 18 (17.82%) E-Commerce
2 18 (17.82%) DevOps
3 17 (16.83%) Mentoring
4 14 (13.86%) Migration
4 14 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (10.89%) ITIL
6 10 (9.90%) CRM
6 10 (9.90%) OOP
6 10 (9.90%) B2B
6 10 (9.90%) TDD
6 10 (9.90%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (9.90%) MVC
6 10 (9.90%) Kanban
7 9 (8.91%) ITIL V2
7 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.91%) SOA
7 9 (8.91%) OO
8 5 (4.95%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) Bash Shell
1 31 (30.69%) PHP
2 25 (24.75%) SQL
3 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
4 19 (18.81%) PHP5
4 19 (18.81%) Java
5 16 (15.84%) Ruby
6 10 (9.90%) Perl
7 9 (8.91%) C
7 9 (8.91%) C#
7 9 (8.91%) C++
8 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.95%) Python
10 1 (0.99%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.88%) vSphere
3 8 (7.92%) Xen
3 8 (7.92%) KVM
4 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.96%) vCloud
6 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.98%) XenApp
6 2 (1.98%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (29.70%) Puppet
2 25 (24.75%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.92%) SCCM
3 8 (7.92%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.97%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.98%) SCOM
5 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.99%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (32.67%) VMware
2 30 (29.70%) Red Hat
3 19 (18.81%) Cisco
4 12 (11.88%) Oracle
5 10 (9.90%) TIBCO
6 9 (8.91%) Zend
6 9 (8.91%) Avaya
7 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
8 6 (5.94%) NetApp
8 6 (5.94%) HP
8 6 (5.94%) IBM
8 6 (5.94%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.97%) Citrix
10 2 (1.98%) Green Hat
10 2 (1.98%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.98%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.99%) Adobe
11 1 (0.99%) Juniper
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