The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Linux Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank 173 177 194
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.31% 0.12% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -19.04%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
3101 3319 3771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 96.85% 97.99% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 2867 3222
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region that featured Linux Specialist in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Specialist across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Linux Specialist Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Linux Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 8 £41,000 -
Southampton - 2 £28,750 -
Linux Specialist
South East

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Linux Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Linux Specialist in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
5 9 (47.37%) Puppet
6 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (42.11%) Clustering
6 8 (42.11%) Veritas
7 7 (36.84%) Perl
7 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
8 6 (31.58%) CentOS
8 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
9 5 (26.32%) SSL
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco
10 4 (21.05%) HTTP
10 4 (21.05%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) HTTPS
10 4 (21.05%) Unix
10 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
11 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (15.79%) CCNA
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
12 2 (10.53%) RHCE
12 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
12 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (10.53%) HACMP
12 2 (10.53%) Project Management
12 2 (10.53%) AIX

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) IPv6
3 1 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) HACMP
2 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (31.58%) CentOS
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
1 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) RHCE
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Veritas
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Splunk