The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Hampshire
Rank 18 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 336 566 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.72% 17.07% 13.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.88% 44.64% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 285 503 460
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%

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
822 1268 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.68% 38.25% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 718 1174 1229
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Linux
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Basingstoke -2 106 £52,500 +23.52% 16
Southampton -9 61 £40,000 +9.58% 8
Fareham +2 39 £35,000 -3.44% 9
Portsmouth -15 33 £45,000 +25.00% 7
Farnborough -16 33 £45,000 -8.16% 5
Hook +4 11 £32,500 -29.72% 2
Romsey - 6 £22,500 - 1
Alton +2 5 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Havant +9 4 £46,250 +38.05% 8
Andover +1 4 £32,500 -25.71% 4
Fleet -3 4 £55,000 +100.00%
Aldershot -6 4 £56,250 +181.25% 3
Eastleigh - 4 £38,750 -
Winchester +2 2 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Petersfield -12 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 331 (37.79%) Windows
2 271 (30.94%) MySQL
3 235 (26.83%) Unix
4 224 (25.57%) VMware
5 212 (24.20%) PHP
6 203 (23.17%) JavaScript
7 201 (22.95%) Java
8 183 (20.89%) HTML
9 180 (20.55%) Software Engineering
10 177 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
11 172 (19.63%) Apache
12 165 (18.84%) CSS
13 156 (17.81%) SQL
14 149 (17.01%) Microsoft
15 144 (16.44%) Python
15 144 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
16 136 (15.53%) Security Cleared
17 135 (15.41%) Red Hat
18 134 (15.30%) TCP/IP
18 134 (15.30%) Perl
19 129 (14.73%) LAMP
19 129 (14.73%) Git (software)
20 127 (14.50%) C++
21 121 (13.81%) Finance
21 121 (13.81%) Degree
22 115 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 105 (11.99%) SC Cleared
24 104 (11.87%) Firewall
25 96 (10.96%) C
25 96 (10.96%) Ruby

Linux
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
1 172 (19.63%) Apache
2 67 (7.65%) JBoss
3 64 (7.31%) Tomcat
4 55 (6.28%) nginx
5 30 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.63%) IIS
6 23 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 22 (2.51%) MS Exchange
8 20 (2.28%) CMS
8 20 (2.28%) SharePoint
9 17 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (1.83%) WordPress
11 13 (1.48%) Apache Solr
11 13 (1.48%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.37%) Drupal
12 12 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.80%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 55 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.65%) MS Office
3 10 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.34%) Simulink
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.23%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.23%) GIMP
7 2 (0.23%) Inkscape
8 1 (0.11%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.26%) Magento
1 11 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.65%) SaaS
3 26 (2.97%) Office 365
4 22 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (1.60%) GitHub
7 12 (1.37%) Google Analytics
8 11 (1.26%) IaaS
8 11 (1.26%) PaaS
9 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.57%) Datadog
11 3 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.34%) G Suite
11 3 (0.34%) Route 53
11 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 134 (15.30%) TCP/IP
2 104 (11.87%) Firewall
3 84 (9.59%) DNS
4 53 (6.05%) VoIP
5 49 (5.59%) VPN
6 48 (5.48%) SAN
7 47 (5.37%) Internet
8 44 (5.02%) SSL
9 38 (4.34%) DHCP
9 38 (4.34%) LDAP
10 31 (3.54%) Wireshark
11 29 (3.31%) IPsec
12 26 (2.97%) VLAN
13 25 (2.85%) HTTP
13 25 (2.85%) SMTP
13 25 (2.85%) WAN
14 22 (2.51%) RTP
15 21 (2.40%) FTP
16 19 (2.17%) IMAP
16 19 (2.17%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (30.94%) MySQL
2 64 (7.31%) SQL Server
3 29 (3.31%) Big Data
3 29 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (3.20%) NoSQL
5 22 (2.51%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.48%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.37%) Redis
9 9 (1.03%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.68%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.57%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.46%) Oracle OWB
14 3 (0.34%) Cognos Impromptu
14 3 (0.34%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.34%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 129 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 65 (7.42%) Subversion
3 61 (6.96%) Jenkins
4 24 (2.74%) JIRA
5 23 (2.63%) Maven
6 20 (2.28%) Cucumber
7 19 (2.17%) Selenium
8 13 (1.48%) Ant
9 10 (1.14%) Gradle
9 10 (1.14%) Vagrant
10 9 (1.03%) Redmine
11 8 (0.91%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.80%) PHPUnit
13 4 (0.46%) gulp
13 4 (0.46%) PeopleTools
13 4 (0.46%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (0.46%) Sublime Text
13 4 (0.46%) Trac
13 4 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 121 (13.81%) Finance
2 52 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 21 (2.40%) Retail
5 19 (2.17%) Games
6 17 (1.94%) Electronics
7 12 (1.37%) Banking
8 11 (1.26%) Marketing
9 10 (1.14%) Legal
10 9 (1.03%) Music Industry
11 8 (0.91%) Aerospace
11 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.46%) Military
13 3 (0.34%) French Language
13 3 (0.34%) International Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
14 2 (0.23%) German Language
15 1 (0.11%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 194 (22.15%) Developer
2 105 (11.99%) Linux Engineer
3 103 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 93 (10.62%) Administrator
5 83 (9.47%) PHP Developer
6 78 (8.90%) Systems Administrator
7 62 (7.08%) Support Engineer
8 56 (6.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (5.59%) Linux Administrator
10 48 (5.48%) Analyst
11 43 (4.91%) Web Developer
12 42 (4.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 41 (4.68%) Senior Developer
14 38 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
15 33 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
16 32 (3.65%) C++ Software Engineer
17 29 (3.31%) Network Engineer
17 29 (3.31%) Senior PHP Developer
18 27 (3.08%) Architect
18 27 (3.08%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (20.89%) HTML
2 165 (18.84%) CSS
3 129 (14.73%) LAMP
4 92 (10.50%) Web Services
5 79 (9.02%) jQuery
6 76 (8.68%) HTML5
7 63 (7.19%) SOAP
8 62 (7.08%) XML
9 54 (6.16%) AngularJS
10 42 (4.79%) Ajax
10 42 (4.79%) CSS3
11 39 (4.45%) Middleware
12 36 (4.11%) REST
13 35 (4.00%) Symfony
14 33 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (3.65%) LEMP Stack
16 29 (3.31%) Laravel
17 28 (3.20%) CakePHP
17 28 (3.20%) J2EE
18 27 (3.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 94 (10.73%) Data Centre
2 65 (7.42%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
5 33 (3.77%) Clustering
6 27 (3.08%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.37%) BBC
9 11 (1.26%) Life Science
10 10 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.14%) DataPower
10 10 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.14%) Replication
11 9 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (0.91%) Wiki
13 7 (0.80%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.80%) PKI
13 7 (0.80%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 331 (37.79%) Windows
2 235 (26.83%) Unix
3 115 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 92 (10.50%) Windows Server
5 86 (9.82%) CentOS
6 54 (6.16%) Ubuntu
7 42 (4.79%) Solaris
8 40 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (3.31%) AIX
10 20 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (1.94%) Android
12 17 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
13 14 (1.60%) Fedora
13 14 (1.60%) Windows 10
14 13 (1.48%) Windows 7
15 12 (1.37%) Debian
16 11 (1.26%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.91%) SUSE
17 8 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (20.55%) Software Engineering
2 177 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (10.62%) ITIL
4 90 (10.27%) Web Development
5 89 (10.16%) Scrum
6 88 (10.05%) OOP
7 77 (8.79%) DevOps
7 77 (8.79%) MVC
8 73 (8.33%) Open Source
9 64 (7.31%) OO
10 58 (6.62%) Configuration Management
11 51 (5.82%) Change Management
12 50 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 50 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
13 46 (5.25%) Line Management
13 46 (5.25%) Problem Management
14 45 (5.14%) Project Management
15 44 (5.02%) Information Security
15 44 (5.02%) Root Cause Analysis
16 41 (4.68%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 212 (24.20%) PHP
2 203 (23.17%) JavaScript
3 201 (22.95%) Java
4 156 (17.81%) SQL
5 144 (16.44%) Python
6 134 (15.30%) Perl
7 127 (14.50%) C++
8 96 (10.96%) C
8 96 (10.96%) Ruby
9 69 (7.88%) Bash Shell
10 37 (4.22%) PHP 7
11 32 (3.65%) C#
12 31 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 30 (3.42%) PowerShell
14 25 (2.85%) PHP 5
15 22 (2.51%) XPath
16 16 (1.83%) Lua
17 15 (1.71%) PL/SQL
18 11 (1.26%) Embedded C
19 10 (1.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 136 (15.53%) Security Cleared
2 121 (13.81%) Degree
3 105 (11.99%) SC Cleared
4 49 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (4.68%) CCNA
6 25 (2.85%) DV Cleared
7 23 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (2.40%) CCNP
9 15 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (1.71%) RHCE
10 13 (1.48%) MCSE
11 12 (1.37%) ISEB
12 11 (1.26%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.91%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (0.57%) CISSP
16 4 (0.46%) CEH
16 4 (0.46%) GCIA
16 4 (0.46%) GCIH
17 3 (0.34%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.22%) PCI DSS
2 32 (3.65%) QA
3 21 (2.40%) SLA
4 5 (0.57%) FISMA
5 4 (0.46%) GCP
5 4 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) COSO
6 1 (0.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 144 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 85 (9.70%) Active Directory
3 63 (7.19%) vSphere
4 41 (4.68%) Docker
5 34 (3.88%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.83%) Kamailio
6 16 (1.83%) vCloud
6 16 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (1.03%) Firmware
7 9 (1.03%) NFS
8 8 (0.91%) Postfix
8 8 (0.91%) Samba
9 7 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.68%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.57%) pfSense
11 5 (0.57%) Varnish
12 4 (0.46%) KVM
12 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 85 (9.70%) Puppet
2 51 (5.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 32 (3.65%) Nagios
4 31 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.71%) SELinux
6 14 (1.60%) Ansible
7 13 (1.48%) Capistrano
8 12 (1.37%) Galera Cluster
8 12 (1.37%) logstash
8 12 (1.37%) SCCM
9 10 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
9 10 (1.14%) Kubernetes
10 9 (1.03%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.91%) CFEngine
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (0.80%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.68%) cPanel
13 6 (0.68%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 6 (0.68%) WSUS
13 6 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 224 (25.57%) VMware
2 149 (17.01%) Microsoft
3 135 (15.41%) Red Hat
4 84 (9.59%) Cisco
5 69 (7.88%) Oracle
6 40 (4.57%) Zend
7 35 (4.00%) Google
8 32 (3.65%) Juniper
9 30 (3.42%) IBM
10 23 (2.63%) NetApp
11 19 (2.17%) HP
12 18 (2.05%) CA
13 16 (1.83%) Citrix
13 16 (1.83%) Dell
14 15 (1.71%) Sun
15 13 (1.48%) LANDesk
15 13 (1.48%) Veritas
16 12 (1.37%) Sony
16 12 (1.37%) TOWER Software
17 11 (1.26%) BT
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + flexi time, work from home option
Posted: 12 hours ago
Alton, Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: Competetive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
MaxAd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Share options available
Posted: 6 days ago