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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 78 111 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.58% 12.31% 10.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.29% 46.06% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 59 102 67
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
221 241 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.65% 26.72% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 167 223 175
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 July 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 July 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 -3 58 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Poole +8 8 £38,750 -13.88%
Weymouth -2 1 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 77 (45.56%) MySQL
2 50 (29.59%) SQL
3 49 (28.99%) LAMP
4 45 (26.63%) Git (software)
5 44 (26.04%) Java
6 43 (25.44%) Software Engineering
7 41 (24.26%) Degree
7 41 (24.26%) PHP
8 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 38 (22.49%) Apache
10 37 (21.89%) C
11 36 (21.30%) C++
11 36 (21.30%) Windows
11 36 (21.30%) VMware
12 35 (20.71%) Bash Shell
13 34 (20.12%) Computer Science
14 31 (18.34%) HTML
15 30 (17.75%) XML
16 28 (16.57%) Firewall
16 28 (16.57%) Red Hat
16 28 (16.57%) Oracle
17 27 (15.98%) Python
17 27 (15.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 27 (15.98%) Puppet
18 26 (15.38%) Web Services
18 26 (15.38%) Electronics
19 25 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
20 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
20 24 (14.20%) Web Development
20 24 (14.20%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (22.49%) Apache
2 22 (13.02%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.51%) WordPress
4 8 (4.73%) Drupal
5 7 (4.14%) Joomla!
6 6 (3.55%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.96%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.96%) CMS
8 4 (2.37%) SAS
8 4 (2.37%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.59%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Magento
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.96%) Temenos T24
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.10%) SaaS
3 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.57%) Firewall
2 15 (8.88%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.33%) VPN
4 8 (4.73%) LDAP
4 8 (4.73%) HTTP
5 7 (4.14%) Network Security
6 6 (3.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (3.55%) SAN
7 5 (2.96%) IPsec
8 4 (2.37%) NAS
8 4 (2.37%) DNS
8 4 (2.37%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.37%) FTP
8 4 (2.37%) DHCP
9 3 (1.78%) VLAN
9 3 (1.78%) Multicast
10 2 (1.18%) Internet
10 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.59%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (45.56%) MySQL
2 19 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.06%) Big Data
4 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 12 (7.10%) Oracle Database
7 11 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.92%) HBase
9 8 (4.73%) NoSQL
10 7 (4.14%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (4.14%) Spotfire
11 5 (2.96%) OLTP
12 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.18%) DB2
13 1 (0.59%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.59%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 45 (26.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.65%) Subversion
3 11 (6.51%) Selenium
4 10 (5.92%) Maven
4 10 (5.92%) Ant
5 9 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.14%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.96%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.59%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (15.38%) Electronics
2 13 (7.69%) Finance
3 11 (6.51%) Marketing
4 7 (4.14%) Banking
5 6 (3.55%) Retail
6 5 (2.96%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 49 (28.99%) Software Engineer
2 43 (25.44%) Developer
3 31 (18.34%) PHP Developer
4 29 (17.16%) Administrator
5 26 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (13.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 22 (13.02%) Linux Administrator
7 20 (11.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 20 (11.83%) Graduate
8 17 (10.06%) Senior Developer
9 16 (9.47%) Analyst
10 15 (8.88%) Architect
11 13 (7.69%) Junior
11 13 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (6.51%) Test Engineer
12 11 (6.51%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (5.92%) Junior Software Engineer
13 10 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (5.92%) Java Developer
14 9 (5.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.99%) LAMP
2 31 (18.34%) HTML
3 30 (17.75%) XML
4 26 (15.38%) Web Services
5 24 (14.20%) CSS
6 21 (12.43%) jQuery
7 16 (9.47%) .NET
8 15 (8.88%) Middleware
9 13 (7.69%) JSON
9 13 (7.69%) SOAP
9 13 (7.69%) RESTful
10 10 (5.92%) REST
10 10 (5.92%) Spring
11 9 (5.33%) Ajax
12 7 (4.14%) Laravel
13 5 (2.96%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.96%) Symfony
13 5 (2.96%) CakePHP
14 4 (2.37%) J2EE
15 3 (1.78%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.47%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.14%) Social Media
4 7 (4.14%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.96%) Statistics
5 5 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.37%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.18%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.18%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.18%) Equities
9 1 (0.59%) PKI
9 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.30%) Windows
2 27 (15.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (13.02%) UNIX
4 18 (10.65%) CentOS
5 13 (7.69%) Fedora
6 10 (5.92%) Android
7 7 (4.14%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (4.14%) Solaris
8 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.44%) Software Engineering
2 24 (14.20%) Web Development
3 22 (13.02%) OO
4 20 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.24%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.47%) DevOps
7 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.28%) ITIL
7 14 (8.28%) Migration
7 14 (8.28%) OOP
8 11 (6.51%) Scrum
8 11 (6.51%) Configuration Management
8 11 (6.51%) CRM
9 10 (5.92%) B2B
9 10 (5.92%) TDD
9 10 (5.92%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (5.92%) Kanban
9 10 (5.92%) Server Building
10 9 (5.33%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.59%) SQL
2 44 (26.04%) Java
3 41 (24.26%) PHP
4 39 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 37 (21.89%) C
6 36 (21.30%) C++
7 35 (20.71%) Bash Shell
8 27 (15.98%) Python
9 22 (13.02%) Perl
10 21 (12.43%) C#
11 16 (9.47%) Ruby
11 16 (9.47%) PHP5
12 8 (4.73%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.78%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.18%) AWK
14 2 (1.18%) sed
15 1 (0.59%) PHP4
15 1 (0.59%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.59%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (24.26%) Degree
2 5 (2.96%) ISEB
3 4 (2.37%) HND
4 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
2 4 (2.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) DO-178B
System Software
1 24 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.51%) vSphere
3 9 (5.33%) KVM
3 9 (5.33%) Xen
4 6 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.96%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.37%) vCloud
6 4 (2.37%) Firmware
6 4 (2.37%) Samba
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.59%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.59%) XenApp
7 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (15.98%) Puppet
2 23 (13.61%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.33%) Vagrant
4 7 (4.14%) SCCM
5 5 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.78%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.18%) Control-M
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.59%) SCOM
8 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.59%) Plesk
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (21.30%) VMware
2 28 (16.57%) Red Hat
2 28 (16.57%) Oracle
3 19 (11.24%) Cisco
4 17 (10.06%) TIBCO
5 10 (5.92%) NetApp
6 9 (5.33%) Avaya
6 9 (5.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.55%) HP
7 6 (3.55%) IBM
7 6 (3.55%) 3PAR
8 5 (2.96%) Green Hat
8 5 (2.96%) Zend
9 3 (1.78%) Sybase
10 2 (1.18%) Citrix
11 1 (0.59%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.59%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.59%) Intel
11 1 (0.59%) Adobe
11 1 (0.59%) Twitter
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago