The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 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 Dorchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 6.25% 25.00% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £21,000 £18,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 6.25% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £21,000 £18,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Linux
Dorset

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Dorchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

Linux
Salary Trend in Dorchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Dorchester region.

Linux Salary Trend in Dorchester

Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
2 1 (50.00%) TCAP
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) Q.931

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
2 1 (50.00%) TCAP
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) Q.931
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM