The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 4 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 96 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 27.20% 10.82% 28.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.17% 31.82% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 92 19 46
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £32,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 Farnborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
184 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 52.12% 34.02% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 175 61 55
Average salary £38,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 95 (64.63%) VMware
2 77 (52.38%) Windows
3 62 (42.18%) Cisco
4 59 (40.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 52 (35.37%) vSphere
6 45 (30.61%) Data Centre
7 41 (27.89%) ITIL
8 39 (26.53%) vCloud
9 33 (22.45%) Security Cleared
10 30 (20.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (17.01%) Degree
14 23 (15.65%) Firewall
14 23 (15.65%) DevOps
15 22 (14.97%) Ruby
16 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
16 21 (14.29%) TCP/IP
17 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (13.61%) UNIX
17 20 (13.61%) MCSE
17 20 (13.61%) MCSA
17 20 (13.61%) Python
18 19 (12.93%) MCP
18 19 (12.93%) SAN
18 19 (12.93%) CCNA
18 19 (12.93%) SC Cleared
19 18 (12.24%) MySQL
19 18 (12.24%) IPsec
20 16 (10.88%) Java

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 4 (2.72%) MQSeries
1 4 (2.72%) Confluence
2 3 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.04%) Apache
2 3 (2.04%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.36%) nginx
3 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (7.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.88%) SaaS
2 11 (7.48%) PaaS
2 11 (7.48%) IaaS
3 10 (6.80%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.68%) Heroku
5 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.65%) Firewall
2 21 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 19 (12.93%) SAN
4 18 (12.24%) IPsec
5 15 (10.20%) VPN
6 12 (8.16%) NAS
7 9 (6.12%) DNS
8 8 (5.44%) DHCP
8 8 (5.44%) MPLS
8 8 (5.44%) OSPF
8 8 (5.44%) BGP
8 8 (5.44%) EIGRP
8 8 (5.44%) VRRP
8 8 (5.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (5.44%) HSRP
9 6 (4.08%) SSL
10 5 (3.40%) Internet
11 4 (2.72%) VLAN
12 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) MySQL
2 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.40%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.40%) Big Data
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.44%) JIRA
3 6 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.04%) Artifactory
4 3 (2.04%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.04%) Subversion
4 3 (2.04%) Maven
5 2 (1.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.68%) QUnit
General
1 13 (8.84%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Games
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
3 4 (2.72%) Front Office
4 2 (1.36%) Retail
4 2 (1.36%) Law
4 2 (1.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (17.01%) Support Engineer
2 23 (15.65%) Analyst
3 21 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (9.52%) Developer
4 14 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.16%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (6.80%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) Architect
7 9 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Technical Leader
8 8 (5.44%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.44%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) IT Support
10 6 (4.08%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) IT Support Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) Web Services
2 6 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (3.40%) HTML
3 5 (3.40%) CSS
4 3 (2.04%) J2EE
4 3 (2.04%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.04%) Spring
4 3 (2.04%) JPA
4 3 (2.04%) PureMVC
4 3 (2.04%) BlazeDS
4 3 (2.04%) REST
5 2 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.36%) RESTful
5 2 (1.36%) JSON
5 2 (1.36%) jQuery
5 2 (1.36%) Ajax
6 1 (0.68%) LAMP
6 1 (0.68%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.61%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.04%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.36%) EPoS
4 2 (1.36%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) Wiki
5 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 77 (52.38%) Windows
2 20 (13.61%) UNIX
3 13 (8.84%) Ubuntu
4 10 (6.80%) CentOS
5 9 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.44%) SUSE
7 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.04%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.04%) Solaris
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.36%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.89%) ITIL
2 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.65%) DevOps
4 13 (8.84%) Open Source
5 9 (6.12%) Product Management
6 8 (5.44%) Capacity Management
6 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (5.44%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.76%) Project Management
8 6 (4.08%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.08%) Scrum
9 4 (2.72%) Information Security
9 4 (2.72%) Performance Testing
9 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2
9 4 (2.72%) OO
9 4 (2.72%) Change Control
9 4 (2.72%) Cyber Security
10 3 (2.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (2.04%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.97%) Ruby
2 20 (13.61%) Python
3 16 (10.88%) Java
4 13 (8.84%) SQL
5 10 (6.80%) Perl
6 7 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.08%) Go
7 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.04%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.04%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) C++
10 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 33 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 27 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (17.01%) Degree
5 20 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (13.61%) MCSE
5 20 (13.61%) MCSA
6 19 (12.93%) MCP
6 19 (12.93%) CCNA
6 19 (12.93%) SC Cleared
7 12 (8.16%) CCNP
8 4 (2.72%) ISEB
8 4 (2.72%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (2.72%) VCDX
8 4 (2.72%) VCAP
8 4 (2.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (2.04%) RHCA
10 2 (1.36%) CCENT
10 2 (1.36%) MCDST
11 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) QA
2 4 (2.72%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (40.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (35.37%) vSphere
3 39 (26.53%) vCloud
4 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.36%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.68%) MDaemon
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
7 1 (0.68%) Postfix
7 1 (0.68%) XenServer
7 1 (0.68%) pfSense
7 1 (0.68%) Docker
7 1 (0.68%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (6.80%) Puppet
2 6 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.72%) Ansible
3 4 (2.72%) Nagios
3 4 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.36%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.36%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.68%) AppManager
5 1 (0.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.68%) SELinux
5 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 95 (64.63%) VMware
2 62 (42.18%) Cisco
3 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.16%) Oracle
5 11 (7.48%) HP
6 10 (6.80%) Juniper
6 10 (6.80%) Red Hat
7 9 (6.12%) F5
8 8 (5.44%) Blue Coat
8 8 (5.44%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.44%) EMC
9 7 (4.76%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.04%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.04%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.36%) Crossbeam
11 2 (1.36%) NetApp
11 2 (1.36%) Dell
12 1 (0.68%) Sun
12 1 (0.68%) Citrix
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Swift
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago