The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 33 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.29% 27.88% 14.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 74.19% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 62 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 38.10% 37.58% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 83 60 69
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
Hampshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Linux
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Linux Salary Trend in Farnborough

Linux
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) Security Cleared
3 28 (45.16%) VMware
4 24 (38.71%) Python
5 23 (37.10%) PaaS
6 22 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (32.26%) Ruby
7 20 (32.26%) SaaS
8 19 (30.65%) ITIL
9 18 (29.03%) IaaS
9 18 (29.03%) vSphere
10 17 (27.42%) Perl
11 16 (25.81%) Java
11 16 (25.81%) UNIX
11 16 (25.81%) Degree
12 14 (22.58%) SC Cleared
12 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (22.58%) DevOps
13 12 (19.35%) DV Cleared
13 12 (19.35%) Cisco
14 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (16.13%) vCloud
15 10 (16.13%) SLA
16 9 (14.52%) SAN
16 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
17 8 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
17 8 (12.90%) Cloud Foundry
17 8 (12.90%) Internet
17 8 (12.90%) Red Hat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 8 (12.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.61%) nginx
3 1 (1.61%) lighttpd
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) PaaS
2 20 (32.26%) SaaS
3 18 (29.03%) IaaS
4 8 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.84%) Heroku
6 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) SAN
2 8 (12.90%) Internet
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.90%) VPN
3 7 (11.29%) Firewall
4 6 (9.68%) HTTPS
4 6 (9.68%) HTTP
4 6 (9.68%) Network Security
5 5 (8.06%) NAS
6 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
6 4 (6.45%) IPsec
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.23%) SSL
8 2 (3.23%) DNS
8 2 (3.23%) LDAP
9 1 (1.61%) LAN
9 1 (1.61%) WAN
9 1 (1.61%) SMTP
9 1 (1.61%) DHCP
9 1 (1.61%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Subversion
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) QUnit
General
1 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Billing
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
2 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Web Designer
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Security Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Web Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Security Designer
5 6 (9.68%) Designer
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (9.68%) jQuery
2 6 (9.68%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) RESTful
3 5 (8.06%) REST
3 5 (8.06%) Ajax
4 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 4 (6.45%) Spring
5 3 (4.84%) SOAP
5 3 (4.84%) WCF
6 2 (3.23%) Java EE
6 2 (3.23%) CSS3
6 2 (3.23%) HTML5
6 2 (3.23%) Struts
6 2 (3.23%) J2EE
6 2 (3.23%) Middleware
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.29%) Open Source
2 5 (8.06%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) iPhone
4 1 (1.61%) Firmware
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) CESG
4 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) UNIX
3 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.29%) Solaris
6 6 (9.68%) Mac OS X
7 5 (8.06%) CentOS
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.84%) AIX
10 2 (3.23%) Debian
11 1 (1.61%) HPUX
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 14 (22.58%) DevOps
3 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (11.29%) Time Management
4 7 (11.29%) TDD
5 6 (9.68%) Validation
5 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) MVC
6 5 (8.06%) OOP
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.84%) Network Management
8 2 (3.23%) SIEM
8 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.23%) OO
8 2 (3.23%) OOD
8 2 (3.23%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Change Management
8 2 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) Python
2 20 (32.26%) Ruby
3 17 (27.42%) Perl
4 16 (25.81%) Java
5 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.29%) PHP
6 6 (9.68%) C
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) SQL
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (66.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.81%) Degree
3 14 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 12 (19.35%) DV Cleared
5 7 (11.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.61%) MCSE
8 1 (1.61%) MCSA
8 1 (1.61%) CCNP
8 1 (1.61%) CCNA
8 1 (1.61%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (29.03%) vSphere
3 10 (16.13%) vCloud
4 6 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) Postfix
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Nagios
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
2 3 (4.84%) AppManager
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) VMware
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.68%) McAfee
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
6 4 (6.45%) EMC
7 3 (4.84%) NetIQ
7 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.23%) JBoss
8 2 (3.23%) Remedy
9 1 (1.61%) Juniper
9 1 (1.61%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) HP
9 1 (1.61%) Facebook
9 1 (1.61%) Twitter
9 1 (1.61%) IronPort
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