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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 94 72 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.52% 9.49% 9.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.97% 28.92% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 88 54 61
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
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
171 249 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 30.05% 32.81% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 161 209 168
Median salary £35,000 £29,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +19 56 £35,000 +48.93% 6
Poole +18 18 £47,500 +23.37% 2
Dorchester - 4 £35,000 -
Wimborne - 1 £22,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 55 (37.93%) PHP
2 54 (37.24%) JavaScript
3 49 (33.79%) HTML
4 48 (33.10%) CSS
5 45 (31.03%) Windows
6 43 (29.66%) Apache
6 43 (29.66%) MySQL
7 42 (28.97%) LAMP
8 35 (24.14%) Finance
9 34 (23.45%) Web Development
10 33 (22.76%) OOP
11 30 (20.69%) Software Engineering
12 29 (20.00%) HTTP
13 28 (19.31%) jQuery
14 25 (17.24%) TCP/IP
14 25 (17.24%) C++
15 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
15 24 (16.55%) VMware
16 22 (15.17%) Python
16 22 (15.17%) Red Hat
17 21 (14.48%) MVC
18 20 (13.79%) Network Security
18 20 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (13.10%) E-Commerce
20 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
20 18 (12.41%) Java
20 18 (12.41%) MongoDB
21 17 (11.72%) Git (software)
21 17 (11.72%) Degree
21 17 (11.72%) Ajax

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 43 (29.66%) Apache
2 18 (12.41%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.28%) IIS
4 9 (6.21%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.76%) nginx
6 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.69%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.38%) Office 365
3 2 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.00%) HTTP
2 25 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 20 (13.79%) Network Security
4 17 (11.72%) DHCP
5 16 (11.03%) DNS
5 16 (11.03%) Firewall
6 15 (10.34%) ICMP
6 15 (10.34%) SAN
6 15 (10.34%) SMTP
6 15 (10.34%) Telnet
7 14 (9.66%) VPN
8 12 (8.28%) LAN
8 12 (8.28%) VLAN
8 12 (8.28%) WAN
9 6 (4.14%) HTTPS
9 6 (4.14%) LDAP
10 5 (3.45%) FTP
11 4 (2.76%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.76%) SSL
11 4 (2.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.66%) MySQL
2 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.41%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (4.83%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.14%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.72%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.83%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.83%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) Ant
4 1 (0.69%) CMake
4 1 (0.69%) Hudson
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) JUnit
4 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 35 (24.14%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Financial Institution
3 10 (6.90%) Back Office
4 6 (4.14%) Electronics
4 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.69%) French Language
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (37.24%) Developer
2 49 (33.79%) PHP Developer
3 28 (19.31%) Software Engineer
4 22 (15.17%) Support Engineer
5 18 (12.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (10.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 15 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (8.28%) LAMP Developer
7 12 (8.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 11 (7.59%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) IT Support
9 9 (6.21%) Middleware Specialist
9 9 (6.21%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 8 (5.52%) Analyst
10 8 (5.52%) Senior WebLogic Specialist
10 8 (5.52%) SOA Specialist
10 8 (5.52%) WebLogic Specialist
11 7 (4.83%) Administrator
11 7 (4.83%) DBA
11 7 (4.83%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (33.79%) HTML
2 48 (33.10%) CSS
3 42 (28.97%) LAMP
4 28 (19.31%) jQuery
5 17 (11.72%) Ajax
6 16 (11.03%) JSON
7 14 (9.66%) AngularJS
8 13 (8.97%) CakePHP
8 13 (8.97%) Web Services
9 11 (7.59%) XML
10 9 (6.21%) Middleware
11 8 (5.52%) REST
12 6 (4.14%) CodeIgniter
12 6 (4.14%) RESTful
12 6 (4.14%) SOAP
13 5 (3.45%) HTML5
14 4 (2.76%) Backbone.js
14 4 (2.76%) CSS3
14 4 (2.76%) React
14 4 (2.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.28%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.21%) Clustering
3 9 (6.21%) Statistics
4 6 (4.14%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.07%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.03%) Windows
2 16 (11.03%) Unix
3 15 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (8.28%) Android
5 10 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.14%) AIX
6 6 (4.14%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.76%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.69%) CentOS
8 1 (0.69%) Solaris
8 1 (0.69%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) Web Development
2 33 (22.76%) OOP
3 30 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 21 (14.48%) MVC
5 19 (13.10%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.72%) Configuration Management
7 16 (11.03%) Data Security
8 14 (9.66%) ITIL
9 13 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (7.59%) OO
11 10 (6.90%) Business Continuity
11 10 (6.90%) Workflow
12 9 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.21%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (6.21%) Security Patching
12 9 (6.21%) SOA
12 9 (6.21%) Stress Testing
13 8 (5.52%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.52%) Load Balancing
14 7 (4.83%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.93%) PHP
2 54 (37.24%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.24%) C++
4 22 (15.17%) Python
5 18 (12.41%) Java
6 16 (11.03%) SQL
7 14 (9.66%) C
8 11 (7.59%) Perl
9 7 (4.83%) C#
10 5 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.76%) Ruby
12 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) Degree
2 7 (4.83%) MCP
2 7 (4.83%) MCTS
2 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.69%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.83%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.76%) NFS
5 2 (1.38%) Docker
6 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.69%) Samba
6 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.97%) Puppet
2 12 (8.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (8.28%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.21%) Nagios
4 4 (2.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (16.55%) VMware
2 22 (15.17%) Red Hat
3 16 (11.03%) Oracle
4 14 (9.66%) Cisco
4 14 (9.66%) Extreme Networks
4 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.28%) Brocade
5 12 (8.28%) EMC
5 12 (8.28%) HP
5 12 (8.28%) IBM
5 12 (8.28%) Symantec
5 12 (8.28%) Veeam
6 4 (2.76%) F5
6 4 (2.76%) Zend
7 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.69%) Lotus
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