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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 39 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 32 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.08% 12.59% 6.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.81% 31.03% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
124 116 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 27.43% 40.56% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 121 103 40
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 28 January 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 30 (57.69%) MySQL
2 28 (53.85%) PHP
3 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 19 (36.54%) HTML
4 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 19 (36.54%) CSS
4 19 (36.54%) LAMP
5 17 (32.69%) XML
6 16 (30.77%) OOP
6 16 (30.77%) Degree
7 15 (28.85%) PHP5
7 15 (28.85%) Apache
8 14 (26.92%) jQuery
9 13 (25.00%) VMware
9 13 (25.00%) MVC
9 13 (25.00%) Laravel
10 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (23.08%) OO
10 12 (23.08%) CMS
10 12 (23.08%) Symfony
10 12 (23.08%) Drupal
10 12 (23.08%) WordPress
10 12 (23.08%) Magento
11 11 (21.15%) Web Development
11 11 (21.15%) Joomla!
11 11 (21.15%) Zend
11 11 (21.15%) CakePHP
11 11 (21.15%) Perl
12 10 (19.23%) SOAP
12 10 (19.23%) UNIX

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (28.85%) Apache
2 12 (23.08%) CMS
2 12 (23.08%) Drupal
2 12 (23.08%) WordPress
3 11 (21.15%) Joomla!
4 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.69%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.85%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.92%) Mule
Business Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) HTTP
2 7 (13.46%) DNS
3 6 (11.54%) DHCP
3 6 (11.54%) Firewall
4 5 (9.62%) Network Security
5 4 (7.69%) NAS
5 4 (7.69%) tcpdump
5 4 (7.69%) IPsec
5 4 (7.69%) Wireshark
5 4 (7.69%) LDAP
5 4 (7.69%) FTP
5 4 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.69%) VPN
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.92%) Multicast
7 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) HBase
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Ant
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Automotive
1 1 (1.92%) Banking
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
1 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) PHP Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Web Developer
3 14 (26.92%) PHP Web Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) OO PHP Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (5.77%) LAMP Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Data Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) HTML
1 19 (36.54%) CSS
1 19 (36.54%) LAMP
2 17 (32.69%) XML
3 14 (26.92%) jQuery
4 13 (25.00%) Laravel
5 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 12 (23.08%) Symfony
6 11 (21.15%) CakePHP
7 10 (19.23%) SOAP
8 9 (17.31%) RESTful
9 7 (13.46%) J2EE
10 5 (9.62%) Web Services
10 5 (9.62%) Spring
11 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
12 3 (5.77%) XHTML
12 3 (5.77%) JSON
12 3 (5.77%) HTML5
12 3 (5.77%) CSS3
13 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) UNIX
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) CentOS
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Solaris
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) OOP
2 13 (25.00%) MVC
3 12 (23.08%) OO
4 11 (21.15%) Web Development
5 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.46%) DevOps
7 6 (11.54%) OO PHP
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL
8 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
9 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.69%) BCP
9 4 (7.69%) TDD
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.69%) Capacity Management
9 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) PHP
2 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 15 (28.85%) PHP5
5 11 (21.15%) Perl
6 9 (17.31%) Java
7 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
8 6 (11.54%) Python
9 4 (7.69%) C
10 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) HND
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) vSphere
3 4 (7.69%) Samba
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.85%) XenApp
4 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.62%) SCCM
4 2 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) VMware
2 11 (21.15%) Zend
3 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 7 (13.46%) NetApp
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.69%) F5
6 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.92%) webMethods
8 1 (1.92%) Dell
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