The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 11.76% - 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Dorchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 11.76% 20.00% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.65% -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Salary Histogram in Dorchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Dorchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorchester

Linux
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) VoIP
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) TickIT
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) VoIP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) OOD
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) TickIT
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