The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 568 512 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.60% 13.06% 14.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.66% 39.41% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 501 439 457
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1301 1299 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.73% 33.13% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1098 1157
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Southampton +1 120 £42,500 +21.42% 18
Basingstoke +10 114 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Farnborough +8 96 £46,250 +8.82% 7
Fareham -3 40 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Portsmouth +31 31 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Andover -5 23 £35,000 -10.54% 2
Aldershot +15 13 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Havant -8 13 £48,500 +21.25%
Winchester -5 11 £30,000 -50.00% 2
Hook +25 7 £29,000 +18.36% 1
Eastleigh +2 7 £45,500 +7.05%
Romsey -4 1 £45,000 -
Alton - 1 £30,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 519 (47.66%) Windows
2 287 (26.35%) UNIX
3 250 (22.96%) HTML
4 235 (21.58%) SQL
5 233 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
6 232 (21.30%) PHP
7 225 (20.66%) VMware
8 224 (20.57%) MySQL
9 222 (20.39%) Software Engineering
10 214 (19.65%) JavaScript
11 211 (19.38%) CSS
12 205 (18.82%) Java
13 199 (18.27%) Python
14 195 (17.91%) ITIL
15 186 (17.08%) Security Cleared
16 184 (16.90%) Oracle
17 174 (15.98%) Microsoft
18 173 (15.89%) Degree
19 169 (15.52%) Git (software)
20 165 (15.15%) C++
21 147 (13.50%) Cisco
22 139 (12.76%) TCP/IP
22 139 (12.76%) Active Directory
23 136 (12.49%) VMware Infrastructure
24 135 (12.40%) OO
25 133 (12.21%) C
26 127 (11.66%) Perl
26 127 (11.66%) Finance
27 125 (11.48%) Apache
28 112 (10.28%) SC Cleared

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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
1 125 (11.48%) Apache
2 38 (3.49%) Node.js
3 33 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 29 (2.66%) MS Exchange
5 23 (2.11%) WordPress
6 18 (1.65%) nginx
6 18 (1.65%) JBoss
7 16 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
7 16 (1.47%) Drupal
8 14 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.19%) Joomla!
9 13 (1.19%) NetWeaver
9 13 (1.19%) CMS
9 13 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 10 (0.92%) IIS
12 9 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.83%) SharePoint
12 9 (0.83%) Mule
13 7 (0.64%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 79 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.47%) MS Office
3 12 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.73%) Quicktime
4 8 (0.73%) Final Cut Pro
5 7 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.37%) MS Project
7 4 (0.37%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.28%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 34 (3.12%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (1.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.73%) Remedy AR System
5 6 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.55%) Magento
6 1 (0.092%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (3.76%) SaaS
3 19 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.56%) PaaS
5 16 (1.47%) IaaS
6 13 (1.19%) Google Compute Engine
6 13 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.55%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
10 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.18%) CodePlex
12 1 (0.092%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.092%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 139 (12.76%) TCP/IP
2 109 (10.01%) DNS
3 107 (9.83%) Firewall
4 105 (9.64%) SAN
5 72 (6.61%) NAS
6 59 (5.42%) DHCP
7 53 (4.87%) LAN
8 50 (4.59%) WAN
9 46 (4.22%) VPN
10 39 (3.58%) IPsec
11 38 (3.49%) Internet
12 34 (3.12%) SSL
13 31 (2.85%) HTTP
14 29 (2.66%) LDAP
15 27 (2.48%) Network Security
15 27 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
16 23 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (1.84%) SMTP
17 20 (1.84%) FTP
18 16 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (20.57%) MySQL
2 94 (8.63%) SQL Server
3 54 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (4.87%) Relational Database
5 52 (4.78%) Oracle Database
6 38 (3.49%) NoSQL
7 32 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
8 30 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 28 (2.57%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (1.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 18 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (1.38%) Big Data
14 14 (1.29%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
15 11 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (0.92%) DB2
17 9 (0.83%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 169 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 79 (7.25%) Subversion
3 72 (6.61%) Jenkins
4 37 (3.40%) Maven
5 28 (2.57%) Toad
6 27 (2.48%) Grunt
7 26 (2.39%) JIRA
7 26 (2.39%) Selenium
8 25 (2.30%) Bower
9 20 (1.84%) PHPUnit
10 19 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
11 18 (1.65%) Eclipse
12 16 (1.47%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.10%) Mercurial
14 10 (0.92%) Bitbucket
14 10 (0.92%) Gerrit
15 8 (0.73%) NUnit
16 7 (0.64%) HP UFT
17 6 (0.55%) Ant
18 5 (0.46%) JUnit
General
1 127 (11.66%) Finance
2 44 (4.04%) Electronics
3 33 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.75%) Retail
5 27 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.84%) Marketing
7 15 (1.38%) Advertising
8 14 (1.29%) Games
9 9 (0.83%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.73%) Banking
11 5 (0.46%) Front Office
11 5 (0.46%) Military
12 4 (0.37%) German Language
13 3 (0.28%) Publishing
13 3 (0.28%) Law
13 3 (0.28%) Legal
14 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.092%) Billing
15 1 (0.092%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 308 (28.28%) Developer
2 128 (11.75%) Software Engineer
3 97 (8.91%) PHP Developer
4 95 (8.72%) Analyst
5 86 (7.90%) Administrator
6 76 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 75 (6.89%) Support Engineer
8 72 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 69 (6.34%) Java Developer
10 55 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
11 53 (4.87%) Web Developer
12 50 (4.59%) Support Analyst
13 47 (4.32%) Senior Developer
14 46 (4.22%) Software Developer
15 42 (3.86%) Network Engineer
16 40 (3.67%) Graduate
16 40 (3.67%) Linux Administrator
17 39 (3.58%) Architect
18 38 (3.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 34 (3.12%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (22.96%) HTML
2 211 (19.38%) CSS
3 108 (9.92%) HTML5
4 102 (9.37%) jQuery
5 89 (8.17%) LAMP
6 88 (8.08%) XML
7 73 (6.70%) Web Services
8 70 (6.43%) AngularJS
9 62 (5.69%) .NET
10 59 (5.42%) CSS3
11 58 (5.33%) REST
12 53 (4.87%) Symfony
13 51 (4.68%) Spring
14 48 (4.41%) Ajax
15 44 (4.04%) Laravel
16 35 (3.21%) Sass
17 32 (2.94%) SOAP
18 29 (2.66%) Qt
19 27 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
20 24 (2.20%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 79 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.14%) Data Centre
4 33 (3.03%) Derivative
5 32 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 32 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 26 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.11%) Physics
7 23 (2.11%) HP Storage
8 17 (1.56%) Clustering
9 16 (1.47%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.38%) CESG
10 15 (1.38%) Replication
11 14 (1.29%) Kindle
12 13 (1.19%) GIS
13 12 (1.10%) Statistics
14 11 (1.01%) Robotics
14 11 (1.01%) CMDB
15 9 (0.83%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 519 (47.66%) Windows
2 287 (26.35%) UNIX
3 104 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 83 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (7.16%) Solaris
6 73 (6.70%) CentOS
7 56 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (4.96%) Ubuntu
8 54 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (2.94%) Debian
9 32 (2.94%) AIX
10 23 (2.11%) Android
11 20 (1.84%) Windows 8
11 20 (1.84%) Windows 7
12 18 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
13 14 (1.29%) SUSE
14 12 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.83%) HPUX
16 8 (0.73%) Fedora
17 7 (0.64%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (20.39%) Software Engineering
3 195 (17.91%) ITIL
4 135 (12.40%) OO
5 102 (9.37%) OOP
6 97 (8.91%) MVC
7 89 (8.17%) Project Management
7 89 (8.17%) TDD
8 75 (6.89%) DevOps
9 65 (5.97%) Unit Testing
10 56 (5.14%) Web Development
11 53 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (4.87%) BDD
12 52 (4.78%) Service Delivery
13 51 (4.68%) Open Source
14 48 (4.41%) Scrum
15 45 (4.13%) OO PHP
16 43 (3.95%) Configuration Management
17 39 (3.58%) SDLC
18 37 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 235 (21.58%) SQL
2 232 (21.30%) PHP
3 214 (19.65%) JavaScript
4 205 (18.82%) Java
5 199 (18.27%) Python
6 165 (15.15%) C++
7 133 (12.21%) C
8 127 (11.66%) Perl
9 73 (6.70%) PHP5
10 65 (5.97%) C#
11 64 (5.88%) Bash Shell
12 61 (5.60%) Ruby
12 61 (5.60%) Shell Script
13 57 (5.23%) PL/SQL
14 31 (2.85%) PowerShell
15 28 (2.57%) Embedded C
16 20 (1.84%) Go
17 16 (1.47%) Embedded C++
18 10 (0.92%) Korn
19 7 (0.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 186 (17.08%) Security Cleared
2 173 (15.89%) Degree
3 112 (10.28%) SC Cleared
4 88 (8.08%) Cisco Certification
5 78 (7.16%) DV Cleared
6 48 (4.41%) CCNA
7 45 (4.13%) CCNP
7 45 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 44 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (3.40%) RHCE
10 33 (3.03%) MCSE
11 25 (2.30%) MCSA
12 23 (2.11%) MCP
13 21 (1.93%) CISSP
14 18 (1.65%) RHCSA
15 16 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 15 (1.38%) PhD
17 13 (1.19%) MOS
18 10 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
19 7 (0.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.76%) SLA
2 36 (3.31%) QA
3 19 (1.74%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.092%) FISMA
6 1 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 139 (12.76%) Active Directory
2 136 (12.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (9.83%) vSphere
4 64 (5.88%) vCloud
5 28 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (1.74%) Samba
7 16 (1.47%) Firmware
8 11 (1.01%) XenApp
9 10 (0.92%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.73%) NFS
11 6 (0.55%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.46%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.46%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.37%) Snort
14 3 (0.28%) Squid
14 3 (0.28%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.28%) qmail
14 3 (0.28%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 83 (7.62%) Puppet
2 45 (4.13%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (1.84%) NetBackup
4 20 (1.84%) HP SIM
4 20 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
4 20 (1.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 18 (1.65%) Ansible
6 17 (1.56%) Nagios
7 16 (1.47%) Data Guard
8 14 (1.29%) ZABBIX
9 12 (1.10%) Capistrano
10 11 (1.01%) Zenoss
11 9 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.73%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.73%) SCCM
12 8 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.64%) SCOrch
14 6 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
14 6 (0.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 225 (20.66%) VMware
2 184 (16.90%) Oracle
3 174 (15.98%) Microsoft
4 147 (13.50%) Cisco
5 103 (9.46%) HP
6 83 (7.62%) Red Hat
7 56 (5.14%) Zend
8 39 (3.58%) Sun
9 31 (2.85%) IBM
10 30 (2.75%) EMC
11 28 (2.57%) Google
12 26 (2.39%) F5
13 23 (2.11%) Citrix
14 22 (2.02%) Symantec
15 20 (1.84%) 3PAR
16 18 (1.65%) Juniper
17 16 (1.47%) NetApp
17 16 (1.47%) Rackspace
18 15 (1.38%) Business Objects
19 13 (1.19%) Remedy
Farnborough, Hampshire
Set2Recruit
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + on call + 10% bonus + 5% pension +
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago