The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Eastleigh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 8 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 20.00% 2.94% 6.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.18% 10.00% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £42,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
17 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Eastleigh 48.57% 29.41% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 25
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,925 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Eastleigh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Eastleigh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Eastleigh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) LAMP
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Subversion
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) PHP5
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Android
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 6 (66.67%) Android Development
3 6 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Eastleigh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Eastleigh region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) XML
1 6 (66.67%) LAMP
1 6 (66.67%) Ajax
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Android
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OO
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
1 6 (66.67%) Android Development
1 6 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) PHP5
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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