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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 556 530 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.14% 13.08% 16.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.56% 35.76% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 482 456 599
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
1442 1482 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.66% 36.57% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1313 1379
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -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 £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +4 132 £40,500 +15.71% 10
Southampton -2 128 £35,000 - 18
Fareham -1 106 £30,000 -7.69% 12
Farnborough -6 38 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Portsmouth -4 29 £34,000 +23.63% 2
Havant +13 19 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Andover +7 14 £37,500 +8.69%
Aldershot -11 4 £45,000 - 1
Petersfield - 4 £23,750 -
Hook -1 3 £25,000 -
Winchester -17 2 £42,500 -
Eastleigh +1 1 £42,500 +88.88%
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £21,000 -
Yateley - 1 £50,000 -
Romsey - 1 - - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 525 (48.39%) Windows
2 297 (27.37%) UNIX
3 285 (26.27%) MySQL
4 259 (23.87%) PHP
5 246 (22.67%) Degree
6 240 (22.12%) JavaScript
7 234 (21.57%) SQL
8 228 (21.01%) HTML
9 215 (19.82%) VMware
10 214 (19.72%) CSS
11 206 (18.99%) Apache
12 194 (17.88%) C++
13 187 (17.24%) Security Cleared
14 185 (17.05%) Software Engineering
15 183 (16.87%) Java
16 182 (16.77%) TCP/IP
17 163 (15.02%) jQuery
18 154 (14.19%) Microsoft
19 148 (13.64%) ITIL
20 147 (13.55%) Firewall
21 143 (13.18%) SQL Server
22 140 (12.90%) OO
22 140 (12.90%) Git (software)
23 138 (12.72%) Python
24 135 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
25 129 (11.89%) SC Cleared
26 127 (11.71%) Oracle
26 127 (11.71%) C
27 123 (11.34%) Subversion
28 118 (10.88%) MVC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 206 (18.99%) Apache
2 85 (7.83%) IIS
3 62 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 28 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 24 (2.21%) Drupal
6 23 (2.12%) CMS
7 22 (2.03%) K2 blackpearl
8 18 (1.66%) WebLogic
9 17 (1.57%) Node.js
9 17 (1.57%) ExpressionEngine
10 15 (1.38%) WordPress
11 14 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.20%) nginx
12 13 (1.20%) Joomla!
13 11 (1.01%) Lync
14 10 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.83%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
17 6 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
18 5 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 90 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.12%) Photoshop
2 23 (2.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (1.57%) MS Office
4 16 (1.47%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.46%) MS Project
7 3 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.20%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.01%) Magento
3 8 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.96%) SaaS
2 35 (3.23%) PaaS
3 28 (2.58%) IaaS
4 14 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.65%) Force.com
7 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.28%) GitHub
9 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.18%) Heroku
10 1 (0.092%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 182 (16.77%) TCP/IP
2 147 (13.55%) Firewall
3 114 (10.51%) VPN
3 114 (10.51%) DNS
4 90 (8.29%) Internet
5 86 (7.93%) SSL
6 79 (7.28%) SAN
7 61 (5.62%) Network Security
8 60 (5.53%) HTTP
9 48 (4.42%) DHCP
10 46 (4.24%) FTP
11 42 (3.87%) WAN
11 42 (3.87%) NAS
12 36 (3.32%) Wireshark
13 35 (3.23%) VoIP
14 34 (3.13%) LAN
15 32 (2.95%) IPsec
16 30 (2.76%) LDAP
17 22 (2.03%) VLAN
17 22 (2.03%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (26.27%) MySQL
2 143 (13.18%) SQL Server
3 38 (3.50%) Oracle Database
4 25 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 24 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 21 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (1.29%) MongoDB
13 9 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.74%) Big Data
15 7 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (0.55%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.55%) QlikView
16 6 (0.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 140 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 123 (11.34%) Subversion
3 25 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.94%) Eclipse
5 20 (1.84%) Maven
6 17 (1.57%) Selenium
7 14 (1.29%) JIRA
8 13 (1.20%) JUnit
9 12 (1.11%) Ant
10 11 (1.01%) GDB
11 10 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 5 (0.46%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.46%) Toad
14 5 (0.46%) Bugzilla
14 5 (0.46%) Arquillian
15 4 (0.37%) Xdebug
15 4 (0.37%) Hudson
15 4 (0.37%) QUnit
General
1 83 (7.65%) Telecoms
2 82 (7.56%) Retail
3 70 (6.45%) Finance
4 49 (4.52%) Marketing
5 15 (1.38%) Electronics
6 12 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.11%) Advertising
7 9 (0.83%) Billing
8 8 (0.74%) Back Office
8 8 (0.74%) Legal
9 6 (0.55%) Military
10 5 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.37%) Banking
11 4 (0.37%) Games
12 3 (0.28%) Front Office
12 3 (0.28%) Law
13 1 (0.092%) Automotive
13 1 (0.092%) French Language
Job Titles
1 349 (32.17%) Developer
2 132 (12.17%) Web Developer
3 130 (11.98%) PHP Developer
4 122 (11.24%) Software Engineer
5 106 (9.77%) Analyst
6 97 (8.94%) Administrator
7 66 (6.08%) Support Engineer
7 66 (6.08%) PHP Web Developer
8 62 (5.71%) Network Engineer
9 61 (5.62%) C++ Software Engineer
10 57 (5.25%) Systems Administrator
11 45 (4.15%) Senior Developer
11 45 (4.15%) Java Developer
12 42 (3.87%) Software Developer
13 41 (3.78%) Support Analyst
14 40 (3.69%) Graduate
15 37 (3.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 36 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 30 (2.76%) Applications Support
17 30 (2.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (21.01%) HTML
2 214 (19.72%) CSS
3 163 (15.02%) jQuery
4 101 (9.31%) LAMP
5 82 (7.56%) XML
6 77 (7.10%) Web Services
7 76 (7.00%) CSS3
8 69 (6.36%) HTML5
9 56 (5.16%) Ajax
9 56 (5.16%) SOAP
10 49 (4.52%) XHTML
11 45 (4.15%) .NET
12 36 (3.32%) Ruby on Rails
13 34 (3.13%) REST
14 27 (2.49%) ASP.NET
15 26 (2.40%) WCF
16 24 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (2.21%) CodeIgniter
16 24 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 51 (4.70%) Social Media
3 44 (4.06%) Kindle
3 44 (4.06%) Open Source
4 36 (3.32%) Physics
4 36 (3.32%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.32%) Clustering
5 34 (3.13%) EFT
5 34 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 32 (2.95%) Statistics
7 24 (2.21%) EMV
8 23 (2.12%) Cryptography
9 19 (1.75%) CESG
10 16 (1.47%) W3C
11 9 (0.83%) Derivative
12 8 (0.74%) Replication
12 8 (0.74%) Web 2.0
12 8 (0.74%) Firmware
12 8 (0.74%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 525 (48.39%) Windows
2 297 (27.37%) UNIX
3 118 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 85 (7.83%) Solaris
6 75 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 73 (6.73%) Ubuntu
8 68 (6.27%) CentOS
9 46 (4.24%) AIX
10 44 (4.06%) Debian
10 44 (4.06%) Windows 7
11 43 (3.96%) Embedded Linux
12 35 (3.23%) Windows 8
13 32 (2.95%) Apple iOS
14 31 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
15 30 (2.76%) HPUX
16 25 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (1.29%) Android
18 13 (1.20%) Windows XP
19 11 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (17.05%) Software Engineering
2 148 (13.64%) ITIL
3 140 (12.90%) OO
4 118 (10.88%) MVC
5 101 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (8.94%) OOP
7 73 (6.73%) OO PHP
8 59 (5.44%) E-Commerce
9 54 (4.98%) Kalman Filter
10 39 (3.59%) Analytics
11 35 (3.23%) Web Development
12 34 (3.13%) SOA
12 34 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (2.95%) SIEM
13 32 (2.95%) DevOps
14 31 (2.86%) OOD
15 30 (2.76%) Scrum
16 29 (2.67%) Change Management
16 29 (2.67%) TDD
16 29 (2.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 259 (23.87%) PHP
2 240 (22.12%) JavaScript
3 234 (21.57%) SQL
4 194 (17.88%) C++
5 183 (16.87%) Java
6 138 (12.72%) Python
7 127 (11.71%) C
8 113 (10.41%) C#
9 103 (9.49%) Perl
9 103 (9.49%) PHP5
10 74 (6.82%) Ruby
11 63 (5.81%) Shell Script
12 60 (5.53%) Bash Shell
13 22 (2.03%) PowerShell
14 21 (1.94%) T-SQL
15 20 (1.84%) Embedded C++
16 15 (1.38%) Embedded C
17 14 (1.29%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.65%) Apex Code
18 7 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 246 (22.67%) Degree
2 187 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 129 (11.89%) SC Cleared
4 77 (7.10%) DV Cleared
5 52 (4.79%) CISSP
6 45 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (3.13%) MCSE
9 31 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 30 (2.76%) CCNA
11 27 (2.49%) CCNP
12 19 (1.75%) GCIA
13 18 (1.66%) CISA
13 18 (1.66%) MBA
13 18 (1.66%) GIAC
13 18 (1.66%) CEH
13 18 (1.66%) PCI QSA
14 14 (1.29%) GCIH
14 14 (1.29%) PhD
15 12 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.71%) ISO 9001
2 50 (4.61%) PCI DSS
3 23 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.75%) SLA
5 13 (1.20%) COBIT
6 12 (1.11%) WAI
7 8 (0.74%) QA
8 5 (0.46%) COSO
System Software
1 135 (12.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (10.51%) Active Directory
3 88 (8.11%) vSphere
4 56 (5.16%) vCloud
5 32 (2.95%) Snort
6 20 (1.84%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.75%) XenDesktop
8 16 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (1.38%) XenApp
10 14 (1.29%) XenServer
11 11 (1.01%) NFS
12 9 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (0.74%) Kamailio
14 7 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (0.55%) VMware ESX
16 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.28%) FreeRADIUS
17 3 (0.28%) PowerHA
17 3 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (2.49%) Nagios
2 26 (2.40%) Puppet
3 13 (1.20%) SCCM
4 9 (0.83%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.74%) Tivoli
5 8 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.65%) HP SIM
6 7 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.46%) Opsview
8 4 (0.37%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.37%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.37%) AppManager
9 3 (0.28%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.092%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.092%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.092%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 215 (19.82%) VMware
2 154 (14.19%) Microsoft
3 127 (11.71%) Oracle
4 109 (10.05%) Cisco
5 95 (8.76%) Red Hat
6 51 (4.70%) HP
7 43 (3.96%) Juniper
8 33 (3.04%) Citrix
9 25 (2.30%) Sun
10 22 (2.03%) Google
11 21 (1.94%) Adobe
11 21 (1.94%) IBM
12 20 (1.84%) Brocade
12 20 (1.84%) Telerik
13 19 (1.75%) Sourcefire
13 19 (1.75%) EMC
14 18 (1.66%) Sonus
15 17 (1.57%) CheckPoint
16 16 (1.47%) VeriFone
17 15 (1.38%) NetApp
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension & Medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago