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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 42 13 38
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Permanent jobs citing Linux 27 64 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.29% 17.63% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.77% 48.85% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
109 131 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 25.41% 36.09% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 97 108 33
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 46 (48.94%) MySQL
2 41 (43.62%) JavaScript
3 38 (40.43%) Java
4 30 (31.91%) PHP
5 28 (29.79%) OO
6 27 (28.72%) TDD
7 26 (27.66%) CSS
7 26 (27.66%) UNIX
7 26 (27.66%) Windows
7 26 (27.66%) HTML
7 26 (27.66%) Oracle
8 24 (25.53%) SQL
9 23 (24.47%) Subversion
10 22 (23.40%) jQuery
11 20 (21.28%) PHP5
11 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
11 20 (21.28%) Spring
11 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
11 20 (21.28%) Ant
12 19 (20.21%) SOAP
13 18 (19.15%) Software Engineering
14 17 (18.09%) XML
14 17 (18.09%) Puppet
14 17 (18.09%) HBase
14 17 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (15.96%) Scrum
16 15 (15.96%) B2B
16 15 (15.96%) OO PHP
17 14 (14.89%) HTML5

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 12 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.51%) IIS
3 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.32%) PegaRULES
5 4 (4.26%) Apache
5 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.26%) Drupal
6 3 (3.19%) Mule
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.19%) Lync
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.06%) CICS
7 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) SAN
1 8 (8.51%) Firewall
2 3 (3.19%) VLAN
2 3 (3.19%) WAN
2 3 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.19%) PABX
3 2 (2.13%) VoIP
3 2 (2.13%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.06%) FTP
4 1 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (48.94%) MySQL
2 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.09%) HBase
4 11 (11.70%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.38%) Big Data
5 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.13%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Subversion
2 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.28%) Ant
3 9 (9.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.19%) Toad
5 1 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.06%) Introscope
5 1 (1.06%) JProfiler
General
1 14 (14.89%) Marketing
2 13 (13.83%) Banking
3 11 (11.70%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Back Office
5 4 (4.26%) Finance
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (58.51%) Developer
2 26 (27.66%) Senior Developer
2 26 (27.66%) Java Developer
3 25 (26.60%) PHP Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Senior PHP Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.51%) Graduate
7 8 (8.51%) Junior
7 8 (8.51%) Junior Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) HTML
1 26 (27.66%) CSS
2 22 (23.40%) jQuery
3 20 (21.28%) Spring
4 19 (20.21%) SOAP
5 17 (18.09%) XML
6 14 (14.89%) HTML5
7 11 (11.70%) SAML
8 9 (9.57%) LAMP
8 9 (9.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (9.57%) CSS3
9 8 (8.51%) RESTful
10 6 (6.38%) Laravel
11 5 (5.32%) REST
11 5 (5.32%) JSON
11 5 (5.32%) Ajax
12 4 (4.26%) .NET
13 3 (3.19%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.06%) Symfony
14 1 (1.06%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) UNIX
1 26 (27.66%) Windows
2 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.19%) CentOS
4 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) OO
2 27 (28.72%) TDD
3 18 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.96%) Scrum
5 15 (15.96%) B2B
5 15 (15.96%) OO PHP
6 14 (14.89%) OOP
6 14 (14.89%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.77%) Release Management
8 11 (11.70%) Machine Learning
9 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.45%) ITIL
11 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
13 4 (4.26%) ERP
14 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
14 3 (3.19%) Content Management
14 3 (3.19%) Network Design
14 3 (3.19%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.62%) JavaScript
2 38 (40.43%) Java
3 30 (31.91%) PHP
4 24 (25.53%) SQL
5 20 (21.28%) PHP5
6 10 (10.64%) C++
7 9 (9.57%) Ruby
8 4 (4.26%) PHP4
8 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.06%) C
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) REXX
10 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.06%) JCL
10 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) ISEB
2 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.19%) vSphere
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) Puppet
1 17 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.19%) Plesk
3 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.06%) nmon
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Oracle
2 14 (14.89%) VMware
3 5 (5.32%) SonicWALL
3 5 (5.32%) Pega
3 5 (5.32%) Veeam
3 5 (5.32%) EMC
4 4 (4.26%) Sage
4 4 (4.26%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) Dell
5 3 (3.19%) Cisco
5 3 (3.19%) webMethods
5 3 (3.19%) CommVault
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.06%) Green Hat
6 1 (1.06%) IBM
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