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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 86 74 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.90% 10.93% 10.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.48% 33.79% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 85
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
155 219 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.86% 32.35% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 143 169 225
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +9 53 £35,000 +48.93% 11
Poole +1 14 £41,250 +7.14% 4
Dorchester - 4 £35,000 -
Wimborne - 2 £22,500 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 60 (43.48%) PHP
2 54 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 51 (36.96%) HTML
4 50 (36.23%) MySQL
4 50 (36.23%) CSS
5 48 (34.78%) Apache
6 46 (33.33%) LAMP
7 40 (28.99%) Windows
8 30 (21.74%) Finance
8 30 (21.74%) MVC
9 27 (19.57%) Web Development
10 26 (18.84%) OOP
11 25 (18.12%) Software Engineering
12 24 (17.39%) Python
12 24 (17.39%) VMware
13 23 (16.67%) HTTP
13 23 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 22 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (15.22%) jQuery
15 21 (15.22%) Red Hat
15 21 (15.22%) E-Commerce
15 21 (15.22%) C++
15 21 (15.22%) Java
16 20 (14.49%) Network Security
17 19 (13.77%) Git (software)
17 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
17 19 (13.77%) Configuration Management
17 19 (13.77%) Firewall
18 18 (13.04%) Unix
19 17 (12.32%) ITIL

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 48 (34.78%) Apache
2 15 (10.87%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.70%) IIS
4 7 (5.07%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.90%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.72%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.67%) HTTP
1 23 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 20 (14.49%) Network Security
3 19 (13.77%) Firewall
4 17 (12.32%) VPN
5 14 (10.14%) DHCP
6 13 (9.42%) DNS
7 12 (8.70%) ICMP
7 12 (8.70%) LAN
7 12 (8.70%) SAN
7 12 (8.70%) SMTP
7 12 (8.70%) Telnet
7 12 (8.70%) VLAN
7 12 (8.70%) WAN
8 7 (5.07%) LDAP
8 7 (5.07%) NAS
9 6 (4.35%) FTP
10 5 (3.62%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.62%) IPsec
11 4 (2.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.23%) MySQL
2 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.42%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.07%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.62%) Big Data
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.07%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.35%) Subversion
4 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) Ant
5 1 (0.72%) CMake
5 1 (0.72%) Hudson
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) JUnit
5 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 30 (21.74%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.35%) Electronics
3 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.62%) Back Office
5 3 (2.17%) Automotive
5 3 (2.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.72%) French Language
7 1 (0.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (41.30%) Developer
2 55 (39.86%) PHP Developer
3 23 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) Support Engineer
5 18 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (10.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 15 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) LAMP Developer
7 14 (10.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Unix Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Administrator
10 7 (5.07%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Middleware Specialist
10 7 (5.07%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 6 (4.35%) Senior WebLogic Specialist
11 6 (4.35%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (36.96%) HTML
2 50 (36.23%) CSS
3 46 (33.33%) LAMP
4 21 (15.22%) jQuery
5 14 (10.14%) Ajax
6 13 (9.42%) Web Services
7 12 (8.70%) JSON
8 11 (7.97%) XML
9 10 (7.25%) CakePHP
10 8 (5.80%) Middleware
11 6 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.62%) HTML5
13 4 (2.90%) CSS3
13 4 (2.90%) J2EE
13 4 (2.90%) REST
13 4 (2.90%) Symfony
14 3 (2.17%) .NET
14 3 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.17%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.52%) Statistics
4 7 (5.07%) Clustering
5 6 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.17%) iPad
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.99%) Windows
2 18 (13.04%) Unix
3 14 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.97%) Android
4 11 (7.97%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.90%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) CentOS
8 1 (0.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.74%) MVC
2 27 (19.57%) Web Development
3 26 (18.84%) OOP
4 25 (18.12%) Software Engineering
5 21 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 19 (13.77%) Configuration Management
7 17 (12.32%) ITIL
8 13 (9.42%) Business Continuity
8 13 (9.42%) Data Security
9 12 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (7.97%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (6.52%) OO
11 9 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (6.52%) Security Patching
12 8 (5.80%) SOA
13 7 (5.07%) Stress Testing
14 6 (4.35%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.35%) CRM
14 6 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (43.48%) PHP
2 54 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 24 (17.39%) Python
4 21 (15.22%) C++
4 21 (15.22%) Java
5 16 (11.59%) C
6 13 (9.42%) Perl
7 11 (7.97%) SQL
8 7 (5.07%) C#
9 5 (3.62%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.90%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.32%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) MCP
2 7 (5.07%) MCTS
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.17%) HND
4 1 (0.72%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.07%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.90%) Samba
4 4 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.45%) NFS
6 1 (0.72%) Firmware
6 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.42%) Puppet
2 12 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (8.70%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.52%) Nagios
4 4 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (17.39%) VMware
2 21 (15.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.42%) EMC
4 12 (8.70%) Brocade
4 12 (8.70%) Cisco
4 12 (8.70%) HP
4 12 (8.70%) IBM
4 12 (8.70%) Oracle
4 12 (8.70%) Symantec
4 12 (8.70%) Veeam
5 11 (7.97%) Extreme Networks
5 11 (7.97%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.90%) F5
6 4 (2.90%) Zend
7 3 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (0.72%) Avaya
8 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.72%) Lotus
8 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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