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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Dorset
Rank 38 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 84 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.28% 10.12% 9.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.45% 31.46% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 79 74
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%

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
98 267 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.50% 32.17% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 84 213 224
Median salary £29,000 £30,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.13% -13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Poole -19 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Bournemouth +17 8 - -
Weymouth - 2 £40,000 -
Dorchester -5 1 £45,000 +109.30% 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 20 (32.26%) Java
4 18 (29.03%) C++
4 18 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.81%) Oracle
7 15 (24.19%) OOP
8 14 (22.58%) Degree
9 13 (20.97%) SQL
9 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
10 12 (19.35%) Web Development
11 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
11 11 (17.74%) jQuery
11 11 (17.74%) HTML
11 11 (17.74%) CSS
11 11 (17.74%) OO
12 10 (16.13%) HTTP
12 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
12 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
13 9 (14.52%) SDLC
13 9 (14.52%) Apache
14 8 (12.90%) PHP
14 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
15 7 (11.29%) Cisco
15 7 (11.29%) DNS
15 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
15 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (11.29%) DHCP

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 9 (14.52%) Apache
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.06%) nginx
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.84%) CMS
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) HTTP
1 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.29%) DHCP
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
3 5 (8.06%) VPN
4 4 (6.45%) VLAN
5 3 (4.84%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) ICMP
5 3 (4.84%) Network Security
5 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (4.84%) SAN
5 3 (4.84%) SMTP
5 3 (4.84%) SSL
5 3 (4.84%) Telnet
6 2 (3.23%) FTP
6 2 (3.23%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.23%) LDAP
7 1 (1.61%) LAN
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.06%) Hudson
2 5 (8.06%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Legal
4 5 (8.06%) Back Office
4 5 (8.06%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.84%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Developer
1 18 (29.03%) Software Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 6 (9.68%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Applications Developer
5 5 (8.06%) IT Support
5 5 (8.06%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Middleware Specialist
5 5 (8.06%) Senior WebLogic Specialist
5 5 (8.06%) SOA Specialist
5 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
5 5 (8.06%) WebLogic Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) DBA
6 4 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) CSS
1 11 (17.74%) HTML
1 11 (17.74%) jQuery
2 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.29%) .NET
3 7 (11.29%) SOAP
4 6 (9.68%) JSON
4 6 (9.68%) LAMP
4 6 (9.68%) REST
4 6 (9.68%) RESTful
5 5 (8.06%) Ajax
5 5 (8.06%) Backbone.js
5 5 (8.06%) CakePHP
5 5 (8.06%) JDBC
5 5 (8.06%) Middleware
5 5 (8.06%) React
5 5 (8.06%) Spring
6 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.84%) Node.js
7 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) Clustering
3 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.84%) User Experience
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Unix
3 6 (9.68%) AIX
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.61%) Android
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Software Engineering
2 15 (24.19%) OOP
3 12 (19.35%) Web Development
4 11 (17.74%) OO
5 9 (14.52%) SDLC
6 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.68%) E-Discovery
6 6 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
7 5 (8.06%) Stress Testing
7 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 5 (8.06%) Workflow
8 4 (6.45%) Database Security
8 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) Java
2 18 (29.03%) C++
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) PHP
5 7 (11.29%) C
5 7 (11.29%) C#
6 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.06%) Python
7 4 (6.45%) Perl
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.84%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.84%) Docker
3 3 (4.84%) NDS
3 3 (4.84%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.61%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.84%) Draytek
5 3 (4.84%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (4.84%) Juniper
6 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
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