The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 84 77 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.51% 14.69% 8.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.63% 45.29% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 61 34
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 170 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.08% 32.44% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 134 147 111
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
South West

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Linux
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dorset

Linux
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorset

Linux
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 31 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Poole +2 25 £27,500 -6.77% 3
Wareham - 2 £42,500 -
Weymouth +14 1 - -
Dorchester -4 1 - -
Wimborne - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 83 (45.86%) Software Engineering
2 72 (39.78%) OO
3 66 (36.46%) JavaScript
4 62 (34.25%) C++
4 62 (34.25%) Java
5 55 (30.39%) MySQL
6 53 (29.28%) UNIX
7 52 (28.73%) PHP
8 48 (26.52%) Windows
9 39 (21.55%) CSS
10 38 (20.99%) HTML
11 36 (19.89%) SQL
12 35 (19.34%) OOP
13 32 (17.68%) Degree
14 28 (15.47%) TDD
15 26 (14.36%) Subversion
15 26 (14.36%) HTML5
16 25 (13.81%) Eclipse
16 25 (13.81%) Oracle
17 24 (13.26%) C
17 24 (13.26%) Tomcat
17 24 (13.26%) Scrum
18 23 (12.71%) Ruby
18 23 (12.71%) Ruby on Rails
18 23 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (12.71%) Multithreading
19 22 (12.15%) Security Cleared
19 22 (12.15%) PHP5
20 21 (11.60%) Telecoms
20 21 (11.60%) Perl

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 24 (13.26%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.52%) Drupal
2 10 (5.52%) WordPress
3 9 (4.97%) ExpressionEngine
4 6 (3.31%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) Lync
5 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
5 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.29%) Firewall
2 13 (7.18%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.63%) VPN
4 11 (6.08%) SSL
5 10 (5.52%) IPsec
5 10 (5.52%) Network Security
6 9 (4.97%) VoIP
7 8 (4.42%) HTTP
7 8 (4.42%) SNMP
8 7 (3.87%) IPv4
8 7 (3.87%) IPv6
8 7 (3.87%) FTP
8 7 (3.87%) WAN
8 7 (3.87%) tcpdump
9 6 (3.31%) HTTPS
9 6 (3.31%) Wireshark
10 5 (2.76%) LDAP
10 5 (2.76%) NAS
11 4 (2.21%) LAN
11 4 (2.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.39%) MySQL
2 9 (4.97%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.21%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.66%) SQLPlus
7 3 (1.66%) MS Access
7 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.66%) HBase
7 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) DB2
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 26 (14.36%) Subversion
2 25 (13.81%) Eclipse
3 20 (11.05%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.73%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.87%) Toad
6 5 (2.76%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (2.21%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.66%) Selenium
8 3 (1.66%) Ant
9 2 (1.10%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.10%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.10%) Introscope
10 1 (0.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (11.60%) Telecoms
2 18 (9.94%) Finance
3 17 (9.39%) Marketing
4 5 (2.76%) Electronics
4 5 (2.76%) Banking
5 3 (1.66%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 79 (43.65%) Developer
2 54 (29.83%) Software Engineer
3 33 (18.23%) Software Developer
3 33 (18.23%) PHP Developer
4 31 (17.13%) Java Developer
5 21 (11.60%) Senior PHP Developer
5 21 (11.60%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.50%) Java Software Developer
7 18 (9.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (8.84%) Analyst
9 13 (7.18%) Support Engineer
9 13 (7.18%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (5.52%) Graduate
10 10 (5.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) Test Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) Junior
12 8 (4.42%) Applications Support
12 8 (4.42%) Support Analyst
13 6 (3.31%) Junior Software Engineer
13 6 (3.31%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.55%) CSS
2 38 (20.99%) HTML
3 26 (14.36%) HTML5
4 23 (12.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 21 (11.60%) XML
6 15 (8.29%) LAMP
6 15 (8.29%) jQuery
7 14 (7.73%) Ajax
8 10 (5.52%) J2EE
8 10 (5.52%) Laravel
9 9 (4.97%) CSS3
10 7 (3.87%) WPF
10 7 (3.87%) JDBC
10 7 (3.87%) STL
11 5 (2.76%) Spring
11 5 (2.76%) Servlets
12 4 (2.21%) Play Framework
13 3 (1.66%) OpenGL
13 3 (1.66%) Middleware
13 3 (1.66%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.84%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.87%) Device Driver
3 6 (3.31%) SCADA
3 6 (3.31%) PKI
3 6 (3.31%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.21%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.66%) Machine Learning
6 2 (1.10%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.55%) VHDL
7 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.55%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.55%) Firmware
7 1 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (29.28%) UNIX
2 48 (26.52%) Windows
3 14 (7.73%) Windows CE
4 5 (2.76%) Solaris
5 3 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.10%) CentOS
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (45.86%) Software Engineering
2 72 (39.78%) OO
3 35 (19.34%) OOP
4 28 (15.47%) TDD
5 24 (13.26%) Scrum
6 23 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (12.71%) Multithreading
7 18 (9.94%) MVC
8 16 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (8.29%) OOD
9 15 (8.29%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.29%) Web Development
10 14 (7.73%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.63%) Signal Processing
12 11 (6.08%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (6.08%) ITIL
13 10 (5.52%) Configuration Management
13 10 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
14 9 (4.97%) Release Management
14 9 (4.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (36.46%) JavaScript
2 62 (34.25%) C++
2 62 (34.25%) Java
3 52 (28.73%) PHP
4 36 (19.89%) SQL
5 24 (13.26%) C
6 23 (12.71%) Ruby
7 22 (12.15%) PHP5
8 21 (11.60%) Perl
9 16 (8.84%) VB
10 15 (8.29%) MATLAB
11 14 (7.73%) C#
12 13 (7.18%) Python
13 10 (5.52%) PL/SQL
14 6 (3.31%) Bash Shell
14 6 (3.31%) Assembly Language
15 4 (2.21%) Scala
16 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.55%) AWK
17 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 32 (17.68%) Degree
2 22 (12.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.21%) HND
4 2 (1.10%) ISEB
4 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.29%) QA
2 8 (4.42%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.21%) Samba
3 2 (1.10%) vSphere
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.55%) Xen
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (5.52%) Plesk
2 6 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.31%) Puppet
3 2 (1.10%) nmon
3 2 (1.10%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (13.81%) Oracle
2 12 (6.63%) VMware
3 7 (3.87%) HP
4 5 (2.76%) NetApp
5 4 (2.21%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.21%) Cisco
6 3 (1.66%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.66%) Sage
6 3 (1.66%) Dell
7 2 (1.10%) Green Hat
7 2 (1.10%) Vyatta
7 2 (1.10%) NETGEAR
7 2 (1.10%) Sybase
7 2 (1.10%) CommVault
7 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.55%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) F5
8 1 (0.55%) MapR
8 1 (0.55%) Vertica
Dorset
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - on call allowance + homeworking + 25 day
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Rock Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset, Poole
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
Bournemouth
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 28 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
NuEPC Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 28 days ago
Poole
NuEPC Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 28 days ago