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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 51 76 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.16% 12.42% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.50% 33.78% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41 63 96
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
120 225 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.90% 36.76% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 105 187 171
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 £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £45,000 £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 27 May 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 May 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 0 40 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Poole -13 7 £33,250 -11.33% 2
Wimborne - 5 £22,500 -
Dorchester - 1 £45,000 -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 80 (59.70%) PHP
2 78 (58.21%) MySQL
3 69 (51.49%) LAMP
4 67 (50.00%) Apache
5 58 (43.28%) HTML
6 57 (42.54%) CSS
7 56 (41.79%) JavaScript
8 36 (26.87%) MVC
9 33 (24.63%) Perl
10 31 (23.13%) E-Commerce
10 31 (23.13%) Telecoms
11 30 (22.39%) Mobile App
12 26 (19.40%) VMware
12 26 (19.40%) C++
13 25 (18.66%) SNMP
13 25 (18.66%) IPv4
13 25 (18.66%) IPv6
13 25 (18.66%) EIGRP
13 25 (18.66%) MPLS
13 25 (18.66%) OSPF
14 24 (17.91%) C
14 24 (17.91%) VLAN
14 24 (17.91%) Web Development
15 23 (17.16%) Software Engineering
15 23 (17.16%) Windows
16 20 (14.93%) LAN
16 20 (14.93%) WAN
17 18 (13.43%) Unix
18 17 (12.69%) Degree
19 16 (11.94%) Java

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 67 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (2.99%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.66%) EIGRP
1 25 (18.66%) IPv4
1 25 (18.66%) IPv6
1 25 (18.66%) MPLS
1 25 (18.66%) OSPF
1 25 (18.66%) SNMP
2 24 (17.91%) VLAN
3 20 (14.93%) LAN
3 20 (14.93%) WAN
4 16 (11.94%) BGP
4 16 (11.94%) L2TP
5 12 (8.96%) VoIP
6 7 (5.22%) Firewall
6 7 (5.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.73%) HTTP
7 5 (3.73%) HTTPS
7 5 (3.73%) Intranet
7 5 (3.73%) IPsec
7 5 (3.73%) LDAP
7 5 (3.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (58.21%) MySQL
2 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Eclipse
1 6 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.73%) Subversion
3 2 (1.49%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.75%) Ant
4 1 (0.75%) CMake
4 1 (0.75%) Hudson
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 31 (23.13%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.46%) Electronics
3 9 (6.72%) Automotive
4 5 (3.73%) Finance
5 4 (2.99%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.99%) French Language
5 4 (2.99%) Marketing
6 3 (2.24%) Military
6 3 (2.24%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 61 (45.52%) Developer
2 52 (38.81%) PHP Developer
3 31 (23.13%) Administrator
3 31 (23.13%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (17.91%) Linux Administrator
4 24 (17.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (14.18%) Software Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) LAMP Developer
6 16 (11.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 15 (11.19%) Telecoms Administrator
8 9 (6.72%) Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Unix Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.49%) LAMP
2 58 (43.28%) HTML
3 57 (42.54%) CSS
4 12 (8.96%) Ajax
4 12 (8.96%) jQuery
5 8 (5.97%) J2EE
5 8 (5.97%) Java EE
6 5 (3.73%) Middleware
6 5 (3.73%) RESTful
6 5 (3.73%) XML
7 4 (2.99%) .NET
7 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.99%) CakePHP
7 4 (2.99%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.99%) JSON
7 4 (2.99%) Spring
8 3 (2.24%) Qt
8 3 (2.24%) Symfony
8 3 (2.24%) Web Services
9 2 (1.49%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (3.73%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.24%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.75%) iPad
6 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.16%) Windows
2 18 (13.43%) Unix
3 9 (6.72%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.48%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.24%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) MVC
2 31 (23.13%) E-Commerce
3 24 (17.91%) Web Development
4 23 (17.16%) Software Engineering
5 15 (11.19%) Presales
6 13 (9.70%) OO
7 11 (8.21%) OOP
8 10 (7.46%) UML
9 9 (6.72%) CRM
9 9 (6.72%) ITIL
10 8 (5.97%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.22%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.22%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.73%) B2B
12 5 (3.73%) Open Source
12 5 (3.73%) Project Management
12 5 (3.73%) SOA
12 5 (3.73%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (2.99%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 80 (59.70%) PHP
2 56 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 33 (24.63%) Perl
4 26 (19.40%) C++
5 24 (17.91%) C
6 16 (11.94%) Java
7 13 (9.70%) Python
8 6 (4.48%) C#
8 6 (4.48%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.48%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.73%) SQL
10 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.75%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) MCP
3 1 (0.75%) MCTS
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.75%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.22%) Firmware
3 4 (2.99%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Nagios
1 6 (4.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (19.40%) VMware
2 11 (8.21%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.73%) Avaya
4 5 (3.73%) Cisco
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle
4 5 (3.73%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.99%) F5
6 3 (2.24%) NetApp
6 3 (2.24%) Zend
7 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.75%) EMC
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