The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Dorset
Rank 40 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Linux 24 72 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.35% 9.15% 6.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.05% 25.44% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 72 38
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
114 283 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 25.39% 35.96% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 233 196
Median salary £28,500 £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dorset

Linux
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -14 13 £31,250 -21.87% 2
Bournemouth +15 8 - - 2
Dorchester -6 1 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Linux.

1 38 (37.25%) Windows
2 36 (35.29%) Finance
3 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 27 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 26 (25.49%) OOP
6 23 (22.55%) Oracle
6 23 (22.55%) HTTP
7 22 (21.57%) Java
7 22 (21.57%) C++
7 22 (21.57%) Software Engineering
8 21 (20.59%) HTML
8 21 (20.59%) PHP
8 21 (20.59%) CSS
9 20 (19.61%) TCP/IP
10 19 (18.63%) Apache
11 18 (17.65%) Degree
11 18 (17.65%) jQuery
12 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
12 16 (15.69%) Web Development
12 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 16 (15.69%) MySQL
13 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
13 15 (14.71%) DHCP
13 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
13 15 (14.71%) JSON
14 14 (13.73%) Network Security
14 14 (13.73%) Cisco
14 14 (13.73%) DNS
14 14 (13.73%) SQL
14 14 (13.73%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.63%) Apache
2 11 (10.78%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.86%) IIS
5 5 (4.90%) nginx
5 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.94%) CMS
6 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.96%) JBoss
8 1 (0.98%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.92%) Office 365
4 3 (2.94%) IaaS
5 2 (1.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.55%) HTTP
2 20 (19.61%) TCP/IP
3 15 (14.71%) DHCP
4 14 (13.73%) DNS
4 14 (13.73%) Network Security
5 12 (11.76%) VPN
6 11 (10.78%) VLAN
7 10 (9.80%) Firewall
7 10 (9.80%) ICMP
7 10 (9.80%) SAN
7 10 (9.80%) SMTP
7 10 (9.80%) Telnet
8 8 (7.84%) LAN
8 8 (7.84%) WAN
9 5 (4.90%) HTTPS
10 4 (3.92%) FTP
10 4 (3.92%) Kerberos
10 4 (3.92%) LDAP
11 3 (2.94%) SSL
11 3 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.69%) MySQL
3 13 (12.75%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.98%) Big Data
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.90%) Hudson
3 5 (4.90%) Maven
4 2 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (0.98%) JUnit
5 1 (0.98%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 36 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Financial Institution
3 7 (6.86%) Back Office
3 7 (6.86%) Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Legal
5 4 (3.92%) Electronics
5 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Software Engineer
3 19 (18.63%) PHP Developer
4 16 (15.69%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.80%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 9 (8.82%) Middleware Specialist
8 8 (7.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior WebLogic Specialist
8 8 (7.84%) SOA Specialist
8 8 (7.84%) WebLogic Specialist
9 7 (6.86%) DBA
9 7 (6.86%) IT Support
9 7 (6.86%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (6.86%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Embedded Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) CSS
1 21 (20.59%) HTML
2 18 (17.65%) jQuery
3 15 (14.71%) JSON
4 14 (13.73%) LAMP
5 12 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 9 (8.82%) Middleware
6 9 (8.82%) REST
7 7 (6.86%) .NET
7 7 (6.86%) Ajax
7 7 (6.86%) CakePHP
7 7 (6.86%) Web Services
8 6 (5.88%) RESTful
8 6 (5.88%) SOAP
9 5 (4.90%) Backbone.js
9 5 (4.90%) JDBC
9 5 (4.90%) React
9 5 (4.90%) Spring
10 4 (3.92%) XML
11 3 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) Clustering
3 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Statistics
4 4 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.94%) User Experience
6 2 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.25%) Windows
2 10 (9.80%) Unix
3 9 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.84%) AIX
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (3.92%) FreeBSD
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) Android
8 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.98%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) OOP
2 22 (21.57%) Software Engineering
3 16 (15.69%) Web Development
4 14 (13.73%) OO
5 12 (11.76%) ITIL
6 11 (10.78%) Data Security
7 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.82%) SOA
8 9 (8.82%) Stress Testing
9 8 (7.84%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.84%) SDLC
9 8 (7.84%) TDD
10 7 (6.86%) Database Security
10 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.86%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (6.86%) Workflow
11 6 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.88%) MVC
11 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
2 22 (21.57%) C++
2 22 (21.57%) Java
3 21 (20.59%) PHP
4 14 (13.73%) SQL
5 9 (8.82%) Python
6 8 (7.84%) C
7 6 (5.88%) C#
8 5 (4.90%) Perl
8 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.92%) Ruby
10 2 (1.96%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.92%) MCSE
3 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) CCNA
4 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.94%) MCP
4 3 (2.94%) MCSA
4 3 (2.94%) MCTS
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.86%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (6.86%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) NFS
5 3 (2.94%) Docker
5 3 (2.94%) NDS
5 3 (2.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (6.86%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.88%) SCCM
3 4 (3.92%) Ansible
3 4 (3.92%) Puppet
4 3 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (0.98%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.98%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (22.55%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.73%) Cisco
3 14 (13.73%) VMware
4 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.80%) Extreme Networks
6 7 (6.86%) Brocade
6 7 (6.86%) EMC
6 7 (6.86%) HP
6 7 (6.86%) IBM
6 7 (6.86%) Symantec
6 7 (6.86%) Veeam
7 3 (2.94%) Draytek
7 3 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (0.98%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.98%) Lotus
8 1 (0.98%) Zend
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