The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 530 511 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.41% 12.94% 15.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.02% 35.63% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 460 446 530
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1394 1434 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.27% 36.32% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1266 1262
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
South East

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hampshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Linux Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Linux
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +4 131 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Southampton -6 117 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Fareham -3 92 £30,000 -7.69% 10
Farnborough -4 33 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Portsmouth -1 28 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Havant +16 22 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Andover +9 18 £38,500 +11.59% 2
Petersfield - 6 £29,500 -
Gosport - 4 £57,500 - 2
Hook -8 3 £25,000 -56.52%
Eastleigh +9 1 £42,500 +107.31% 1
Winchester -11 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Aldershot -12 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 - - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 507 (48.15%) Windows
2 290 (27.54%) UNIX
3 271 (25.74%) MySQL
4 251 (23.84%) PHP
5 238 (22.60%) SQL
6 231 (21.94%) Degree
7 230 (21.84%) JavaScript
8 224 (21.27%) HTML
9 207 (19.66%) Apache
10 199 (18.90%) CSS
11 195 (18.52%) VMware
12 188 (17.85%) Java
13 183 (17.38%) C++
14 180 (17.09%) Software Engineering
15 174 (16.52%) Security Cleared
16 171 (16.24%) TCP/IP
17 163 (15.48%) jQuery
18 149 (14.15%) Microsoft
19 148 (14.06%) ITIL
20 146 (13.87%) OO
21 137 (13.01%) Python
22 132 (12.54%) SQL Server
23 131 (12.44%) Oracle
24 125 (11.87%) Firewall
25 123 (11.68%) C
26 122 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
27 121 (11.49%) Git (software)
28 115 (10.92%) MVC
29 112 (10.64%) VPN
30 111 (10.54%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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
1 207 (19.66%) Apache
2 80 (7.60%) IIS
3 54 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 33 (3.13%) CMS
5 29 (2.75%) MS Exchange
6 22 (2.09%) WebLogic
7 21 (1.99%) ExpressionEngine
8 20 (1.90%) Drupal
9 19 (1.80%) Node.js
10 17 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (1.42%) K2 blackpearl
12 13 (1.23%) nginx
13 11 (1.04%) WordPress
13 11 (1.04%) Lync
14 10 (0.95%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.85%) Joomla!
15 9 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
16 7 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
17 5 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 96 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.37%) Photoshop
2 25 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (1.90%) Fireworks
4 17 (1.61%) MS Office
5 5 (0.47%) MS Project
6 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.42%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.23%) Magento
3 10 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.19%) Tridion
7 1 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.89%) SaaS
2 34 (3.23%) PaaS
3 27 (2.56%) IaaS
4 13 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.66%) Force.com
7 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.38%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.28%) GitHub
9 3 (0.28%) Heroku
10 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.095%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 171 (16.24%) TCP/IP
2 125 (11.87%) Firewall
3 112 (10.64%) VPN
4 111 (10.54%) DNS
5 101 (9.59%) Internet
6 78 (7.41%) SAN
7 74 (7.03%) SSL
8 53 (5.03%) Network Security
9 52 (4.94%) HTTP
10 49 (4.65%) FTP
11 46 (4.37%) DHCP
12 37 (3.51%) WAN
12 37 (3.51%) LAN
12 37 (3.51%) VoIP
13 36 (3.42%) NAS
14 33 (3.13%) LDAP
15 32 (3.04%) Wireshark
16 31 (2.94%) IPsec
17 30 (2.85%) VLAN
18 23 (2.18%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (25.74%) MySQL
2 132 (12.54%) SQL Server
3 41 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 27 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 18 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 17 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (0.76%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (0.57%) QlikView
12 6 (0.57%) Big Data
13 5 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 121 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 111 (10.54%) Subversion
3 26 (2.47%) Eclipse
4 22 (2.09%) Jenkins
5 21 (1.99%) Maven
6 16 (1.52%) Selenium
7 14 (1.33%) JIRA
8 13 (1.23%) Ant
9 11 (1.04%) JUnit
9 11 (1.04%) GDB
10 10 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.47%) Toad
12 5 (0.47%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.47%) Hudson
12 5 (0.47%) Arquillian
13 4 (0.38%) Xdebug
13 4 (0.38%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.28%) JConsole
14 3 (0.28%) QUnit
General
1 79 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 74 (7.03%) Finance
2 74 (7.03%) Retail
3 49 (4.65%) Marketing
4 16 (1.52%) Advertising
5 14 (1.33%) Electronics
6 11 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 10 (0.95%) Billing
7 10 (0.95%) Back Office
8 8 (0.76%) Legal
9 6 (0.57%) Military
10 5 (0.47%) Law
10 5 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.19%) Front Office
11 2 (0.19%) Banking
11 2 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.095%) Automotive
12 1 (0.095%) French Language
Job Titles
1 340 (32.29%) Developer
2 124 (11.78%) Web Developer
3 118 (11.21%) Software Engineer
3 118 (11.21%) PHP Developer
4 98 (9.31%) Administrator
5 96 (9.12%) Analyst
6 66 (6.27%) Network Engineer
6 66 (6.27%) Support Engineer
7 61 (5.79%) C++ Software Engineer
7 61 (5.79%) PHP Web Developer
8 54 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
9 48 (4.56%) Senior Developer
10 47 (4.46%) Software Developer
10 47 (4.46%) Java Developer
11 37 (3.51%) Graduate
11 37 (3.51%) Support Analyst
12 36 (3.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 32 (3.04%) DBA
13 32 (3.04%) Linux Administrator
14 31 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (21.27%) HTML
2 199 (18.90%) CSS
3 163 (15.48%) jQuery
4 100 (9.50%) LAMP
5 90 (8.55%) XML
6 71 (6.74%) CSS3
7 69 (6.55%) Web Services
8 67 (6.36%) HTML5
9 54 (5.13%) XHTML
10 51 (4.84%) Ajax
11 50 (4.75%) SOAP
12 40 (3.80%) Ruby on Rails
13 39 (3.70%) .NET
14 32 (3.04%) REST
15 30 (2.85%) J2EE
16 26 (2.47%) CodeIgniter
17 24 (2.28%) Middleware
18 20 (1.90%) ASP.NET
18 20 (1.90%) Spring
18 20 (1.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 46 (4.37%) Social Media
3 41 (3.89%) Kindle
4 38 (3.61%) Clustering
5 37 (3.51%) Statistics
6 36 (3.42%) EFT
6 36 (3.42%) Open Source
6 36 (3.42%) Mathematics
6 36 (3.42%) Physics
7 34 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.28%) EMV
8 24 (2.28%) Cryptography
9 20 (1.90%) CESG
9 20 (1.90%) W3C
10 16 (1.52%) Replication
11 10 (0.95%) Firmware
12 9 (0.85%) Web 2.0
13 8 (0.76%) Chip and PIN
13 8 (0.76%) iPhone
13 8 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 507 (48.15%) Windows
2 290 (27.54%) UNIX
3 108 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 98 (9.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (8.36%) Solaris
6 72 (6.84%) Ubuntu
7 67 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (5.22%) CentOS
9 43 (4.08%) Windows 7
10 41 (3.89%) Debian
10 41 (3.89%) AIX
11 40 (3.80%) Embedded Linux
12 32 (3.04%) Windows 8
13 31 (2.94%) HPUX
14 30 (2.85%) Apple iOS
15 28 (2.66%) Oracle Linux
16 17 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (1.33%) Android
18 12 (1.14%) Windows XP
19 10 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (17.09%) Software Engineering
2 148 (14.06%) ITIL
3 146 (13.87%) OO
4 115 (10.92%) MVC
5 96 (9.12%) OOP
6 93 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (7.03%) OO PHP
8 61 (5.79%) E-Commerce
9 47 (4.46%) Analytics
10 44 (4.18%) Web Development
11 34 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (3.13%) SIEM
13 32 (3.04%) Project Management
13 32 (3.04%) DevOps
14 31 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
15 30 (2.85%) Content Management
16 28 (2.66%) OOD
16 28 (2.66%) Information Security
17 27 (2.56%) Change Control
18 26 (2.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 251 (23.84%) PHP
2 238 (22.60%) SQL
3 230 (21.84%) JavaScript
4 188 (17.85%) Java
5 183 (17.38%) C++
6 137 (13.01%) Python
7 123 (11.68%) C
8 109 (10.35%) PHP5
9 106 (10.07%) C#
10 93 (8.83%) Perl
11 75 (7.12%) Ruby
12 57 (5.41%) Shell Script
13 54 (5.13%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.61%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.61%) Embedded C++
14 17 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.42%) Embedded C
16 14 (1.33%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.76%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.66%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 231 (21.94%) Degree
2 174 (16.52%) Security Cleared
3 111 (10.54%) SC Cleared
4 68 (6.46%) DV Cleared
5 51 (4.84%) CISSP
6 45 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (3.32%) MCSE
9 31 (2.94%) CCNA
10 28 (2.66%) CCNP
10 28 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (1.90%) CISA
11 20 (1.90%) MBA
11 20 (1.90%) PCI QSA
12 18 (1.71%) CEH
13 17 (1.61%) GIAC
13 17 (1.61%) GCIA
14 15 (1.42%) PhD
15 12 (1.14%) GCIH
16 10 (0.95%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.36%) ISO 9001
2 47 (4.46%) PCI DSS
3 18 (1.71%) SLA
4 14 (1.33%) WAI
5 12 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.95%) COBIT
7 7 (0.66%) QA
8 5 (0.47%) COSO
System Software
1 122 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (10.54%) Active Directory
3 71 (6.74%) vSphere
4 52 (4.94%) vCloud
5 33 (3.13%) Snort
6 19 (1.80%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.80%) XenDesktop
7 17 (1.61%) XenApp
8 16 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (1.33%) XenServer
10 11 (1.04%) NFS
11 9 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
11 9 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.76%) Kamailio
12 8 (0.76%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.57%) Xen
13 6 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.28%) PowerHA
14 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (3.23%) Nagios
2 29 (2.75%) Puppet
3 9 (0.85%) Data Guard
4 8 (0.76%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.76%) SCCM
4 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.57%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (0.47%) Opsview
7 4 (0.38%) HP SIM
8 3 (0.28%) AppManager
8 3 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.19%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.095%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.095%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.095%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.095%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.095%) SCOM
Vendors
1 195 (18.52%) VMware
2 149 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 131 (12.44%) Oracle
4 110 (10.45%) Cisco
5 97 (9.21%) Red Hat
6 47 (4.46%) HP
7 40 (3.80%) Juniper
8 38 (3.61%) Citrix
9 24 (2.28%) Sun
10 23 (2.18%) Adobe
11 21 (1.99%) Sourcefire
11 21 (1.99%) Google
12 18 (1.71%) Sonus
12 18 (1.71%) EMC
12 18 (1.71%) IBM
12 18 (1.71%) CheckPoint
12 18 (1.71%) NetApp
13 17 (1.61%) JBoss
13 17 (1.61%) Zend
14 16 (1.52%) VeriFone
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits including pension
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits including pri
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Datanet.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses, training & other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17,500 + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago