The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 12.12% 16.67% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 38.89% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Eastleigh region.

Operating Systems Category
Eastleigh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 39.39% 42.86% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 7
Median salary £40,000 £45,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,875 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

The demand trend of job ads across the Eastleigh region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

Linux
Salary Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Eastleigh region.

Linux Salary Trend in Eastleigh

Linux
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Eastleigh region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) STB
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle