The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 70 112 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.46% 14.25% 13.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.49% 53.85% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 55 103 74
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,250 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Linux
South West

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
209 208 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.21% 26.46% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 171 188 172
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 56 £35,000 -9.67% 6
Poole +3 13 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 68 (45.64%) MySQL
2 43 (28.86%) Windows
3 41 (27.52%) Software Engineering
4 40 (26.85%) LAMP
5 39 (26.17%) Apache
5 39 (26.17%) JavaScript
6 38 (25.50%) SQL
7 37 (24.83%) Bash Shell
8 36 (24.16%) Degree
9 34 (22.82%) Git (software)
9 34 (22.82%) PHP
9 34 (22.82%) C++
10 33 (22.15%) Java
10 33 (22.15%) VMware
11 31 (20.81%) HTML
12 30 (20.13%) Red Hat
12 30 (20.13%) Puppet
13 29 (19.46%) C
14 28 (18.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 27 (18.12%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (18.12%) Computer Science
15 27 (18.12%) OO
16 26 (17.45%) Web Development
17 25 (16.78%) Web Services
17 25 (16.78%) Opscode Chef
18 24 (16.11%) Python
18 24 (16.11%) CSS
18 24 (16.11%) Firewall
19 22 (14.77%) OOP
20 21 (14.09%) Tomcat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 39 (26.17%) Apache
2 21 (14.09%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.38%) WordPress
4 10 (6.71%) Drupal
5 9 (6.04%) Joomla!
6 7 (4.70%) MS Exchange
6 7 (4.70%) CMS
7 3 (2.01%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.34%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.67%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Magento
2 3 (2.01%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.71%) SaaS
3 7 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.11%) Firewall
2 8 (5.37%) HTTP
3 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.70%) DNS
3 7 (4.70%) DHCP
4 6 (4.03%) VPN
4 6 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (3.36%) SAN
5 5 (3.36%) LDAP
6 4 (2.68%) Network Security
7 3 (2.01%) VLAN
7 3 (2.01%) Multicast
8 2 (1.34%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.34%) IPsec
8 2 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.34%) Internet
9 1 (0.67%) NAS
9 1 (0.67%) DMZ
9 1 (0.67%) LAN
9 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (45.64%) MySQL
2 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.41%) Big Data
4 10 (6.71%) HBase
4 10 (6.71%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.37%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.70%) Spotfire
8 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.01%) OLTP
9 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (22.82%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.08%) Subversion
3 10 (6.71%) Ant
3 10 (6.71%) Selenium
3 10 (6.71%) Maven
4 8 (5.37%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.70%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.01%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (10.07%) Electronics
2 7 (4.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.01%) Banking
3 3 (2.01%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.34%) Marketing
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (31.54%) Software Engineer
2 33 (22.15%) Developer
3 29 (19.46%) Administrator
4 28 (18.79%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (14.09%) PHP Developer
5 21 (14.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 21 (14.09%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (10.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 15 (10.07%) Graduate
6 15 (10.07%) Architect
6 15 (10.07%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (8.72%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (8.72%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Junior
9 10 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (6.71%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.71%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (6.71%) Junior Software Engineer
10 9 (6.04%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 9 (6.04%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.85%) LAMP
2 31 (20.81%) HTML
3 25 (16.78%) Web Services
4 24 (16.11%) CSS
5 20 (13.42%) jQuery
6 18 (12.08%) XML
7 14 (9.40%) .NET
8 13 (8.72%) Middleware
9 10 (6.71%) Spring
10 9 (6.04%) Ajax
11 7 (4.70%) Symfony
11 7 (4.70%) CakePHP
11 7 (4.70%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.70%) Laravel
12 3 (2.01%) JSON
12 3 (2.01%) RESTful
12 3 (2.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (2.01%) XHTML
12 3 (2.01%) MFC
12 3 (2.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.74%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.70%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (4.70%) Social Media
4 3 (2.01%) Statistics
4 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.34%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.67%) PKI
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.86%) Windows
2 28 (18.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (14.09%) CentOS
4 20 (13.42%) UNIX
5 13 (8.72%) Fedora
6 10 (6.71%) Android
7 7 (4.70%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.01%) Solaris
9 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.52%) Software Engineering
2 27 (18.12%) OO
3 26 (17.45%) Web Development
4 22 (14.77%) OOP
5 20 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.08%) E-Commerce
6 18 (12.08%) DevOps
7 17 (11.41%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.40%) Migration
8 14 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.38%) ITIL
9 11 (7.38%) CRM
10 10 (6.71%) B2B
10 10 (6.71%) Kanban
10 10 (6.71%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (6.71%) TDD
10 10 (6.71%) Server Building
11 9 (6.04%) ITIL V2
11 9 (6.04%) SOA
12 7 (4.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.17%) JavaScript
2 38 (25.50%) SQL
3 37 (24.83%) Bash Shell
4 34 (22.82%) PHP
4 34 (22.82%) C++
5 33 (22.15%) Java
6 29 (19.46%) C
7 24 (16.11%) Python
8 19 (12.75%) Perl
9 16 (10.74%) C#
9 16 (10.74%) Ruby
9 16 (10.74%) PHP5
10 7 (4.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.67%) PHP4
11 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 36 (24.16%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) ISEB
3 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) HND
3 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.05%) vSphere
3 8 (5.37%) Xen
3 8 (5.37%) KVM
4 5 (3.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.68%) Firmware
5 4 (2.68%) vCloud
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.34%) XenApp
7 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (20.13%) Puppet
2 25 (16.78%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.37%) SCCM
3 8 (5.37%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.01%) CFEngine
4 3 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (22.15%) VMware
2 30 (20.13%) Red Hat
3 20 (13.42%) Oracle
3 20 (13.42%) Cisco
4 17 (11.41%) TIBCO
5 9 (6.04%) Avaya
6 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.70%) Zend
7 7 (4.70%) NetApp
8 6 (4.03%) HP
8 6 (4.03%) IBM
8 6 (4.03%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.01%) Citrix
9 3 (2.01%) Green Hat
10 2 (1.34%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.34%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.67%) Adobe
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago