The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank - 196 162
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.079% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.081% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +47.05%
Linux Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3223 3723 3213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.40% 97.72% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2846 3210 2680
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Linux Specialist
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Linux Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Specialist in their job title 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 with Linux Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat