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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 49 74 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.32% 12.17% 12.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.55% 33.79% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 100
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
110 219 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.91% 36.02% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 100 167 217
Median salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth +1 41 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Poole -20 7 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Wimborne - 5 £22,500 - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 73 (57.94%) PHP
2 68 (53.97%) MySQL
3 61 (48.41%) LAMP
4 58 (46.03%) Apache
5 56 (44.44%) HTML
6 55 (43.65%) CSS
7 54 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 37 (29.37%) MVC
9 32 (25.40%) E-Commerce
10 30 (23.81%) Perl
11 28 (22.22%) Mobile App
12 26 (20.63%) Windows
12 26 (20.63%) VMware
13 25 (19.84%) C++
14 24 (19.05%) C
14 24 (19.05%) Software Engineering
15 23 (18.25%) Web Development
16 21 (16.67%) Telecoms
17 19 (15.08%) Python
18 18 (14.29%) Unix
18 18 (14.29%) Java
19 16 (12.70%) SNMP
19 16 (12.70%) IPv4
19 16 (12.70%) IPv6
19 16 (12.70%) EIGRP
19 16 (12.70%) MPLS
19 16 (12.70%) OSPF
19 16 (12.70%) VLAN
20 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (11.11%) Red Hat

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 58 (46.03%) Apache
2 4 (3.17%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) EIGRP
1 16 (12.70%) IPv4
1 16 (12.70%) IPv6
1 16 (12.70%) MPLS
1 16 (12.70%) OSPF
1 16 (12.70%) SNMP
1 16 (12.70%) VLAN
2 13 (10.32%) LAN
2 13 (10.32%) WAN
3 11 (8.73%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.94%) BGP
4 10 (7.94%) L2TP
5 7 (5.56%) Firewall
5 7 (5.56%) NAS
5 7 (5.56%) VoIP
6 5 (3.97%) HTTP
6 5 (3.97%) HTTPS
6 5 (3.97%) Intranet
6 5 (3.97%) Network Security
6 5 (3.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (53.97%) MySQL
2 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.17%) Big Data
5 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.35%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (1.59%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Ant
5 1 (0.79%) CMake
5 1 (0.79%) Hudson
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 21 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.14%) Automotive
2 9 (7.14%) Electronics
3 8 (6.35%) Finance
4 5 (3.97%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.17%) French Language
5 4 (3.17%) Marketing
5 4 (3.17%) Military
6 3 (2.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (46.03%) Developer
2 51 (40.48%) PHP Developer
3 25 (19.84%) Administrator
3 25 (19.84%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (15.87%) Linux Administrator
4 20 (15.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (15.08%) Software Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) LAMP Developer
6 13 (10.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Telecoms Administrator
8 9 (7.14%) Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Embedded Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Unix Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.41%) LAMP
2 56 (44.44%) HTML
3 55 (43.65%) CSS
4 10 (7.94%) Ajax
4 10 (7.94%) jQuery
5 6 (4.76%) CakePHP
5 6 (4.76%) J2EE
5 6 (4.76%) Java EE
5 6 (4.76%) XML
6 5 (3.97%) .NET
6 5 (3.97%) Middleware
7 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.17%) Web Services
8 3 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (2.38%) JSON
8 3 (2.38%) Qt
8 3 (2.38%) RESTful
8 3 (2.38%) Symfony
8 3 (2.38%) Yii
9 2 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.38%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.63%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Unix
3 11 (8.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (5.56%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) CentOS
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.37%) MVC
2 32 (25.40%) E-Commerce
3 24 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 23 (18.25%) Web Development
5 11 (8.73%) Load Balancing
6 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
6 10 (7.94%) CRM
6 10 (7.94%) OOP
6 10 (7.94%) Presales
7 9 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.14%) ITIL
7 9 (7.14%) UML
8 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.56%) OO
9 5 (3.97%) B2B
9 5 (3.97%) Project Management
9 5 (3.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (3.97%) SOA
9 5 (3.97%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 73 (57.94%) PHP
2 54 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.81%) Perl
4 25 (19.84%) C++
5 24 (19.05%) C
6 19 (15.08%) Python
7 18 (14.29%) Java
8 8 (6.35%) C#
9 6 (4.76%) SQL
10 5 (3.97%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.97%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) HND
2 3 (2.38%) MCP
2 3 (2.38%) MCTS
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.76%) Firmware
3 4 (3.17%) Samba
4 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) Nagios
1 9 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (20.63%) VMware
2 14 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.97%) Avaya
4 5 (3.97%) Cisco
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle
4 5 (3.97%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.17%) F5
6 3 (2.38%) NetApp
6 3 (2.38%) Zend
7 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.79%) EMC
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £56000 per annum, Bonus, Private Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Upto £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago