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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 568 515 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.38% 13.07% 14.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.39% 39.34% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 506 443 424
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
1309 1309 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.45% 33.23% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1142 985
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Basingstoke +11 118 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Southampton -4 118 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Farnborough +4 84 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Fareham -1 52 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Andover -5 35 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Portsmouth +4 26 £45,000 +34.32% 5
Aldershot +14 14 £40,000 -15.78%
Havant +4 13 £48,500 +38.57% 4
Hook +22 12 £46,250 +88.77% 1
Winchester -14 12 £28,500 -43.00% 1
Eastleigh +2 1 £45,000 -8.62% 1
Waterlooville -2 1 £25,500 -8.92%
Petersfield -5 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Romsey - 1 £45,000 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 534 (50.00%) Windows
2 290 (27.15%) UNIX
3 237 (22.19%) SQL
4 227 (21.25%) VMware
4 227 (21.25%) Software Engineering
5 221 (20.69%) HTML
6 217 (20.32%) JavaScript
7 214 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
8 212 (19.85%) Java
9 205 (19.19%) Oracle
10 204 (19.10%) MySQL
11 197 (18.45%) PHP
12 193 (18.07%) CSS
13 186 (17.42%) ITIL
14 181 (16.95%) Python
15 177 (16.57%) Security Cleared
16 160 (14.98%) Degree
16 160 (14.98%) C++
17 151 (14.14%) Microsoft
18 145 (13.58%) TCP/IP
19 144 (13.48%) Cisco
20 143 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
21 132 (12.36%) Git (software)
22 130 (12.17%) OO
23 128 (11.99%) Apache
23 128 (11.99%) C
24 118 (11.05%) Perl
24 118 (11.05%) Active Directory
25 116 (10.86%) SC Cleared
26 109 (10.21%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 128 (11.99%) Apache
2 32 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 31 (2.90%) Node.js
4 26 (2.43%) WebLogic
5 24 (2.25%) IIS
6 22 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 21 (1.97%) nginx
8 19 (1.78%) JBoss
9 17 (1.59%) WebSphere
9 17 (1.59%) WordPress
10 13 (1.22%) Drupal
11 12 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (0.94%) NetWeaver
12 10 (0.94%) CMS
13 9 (0.84%) SAS
13 9 (0.84%) SharePoint
13 9 (0.84%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.75%) Mule
14 8 (0.75%) Joomla!
15 7 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 64 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.69%) MS Office
3 12 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.75%) Quicktime
4 8 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.75%) Final Cut Pro
5 6 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.37%) MS Project
6 4 (0.37%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 30 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (0.75%) Remedy AR System
4 8 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.37%) Magento
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.094%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.09%) SaaS
3 17 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (1.22%) PaaS
5 11 (1.03%) IaaS
6 10 (0.94%) Google Compute Engine
6 10 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.47%) IBM SmartCloud
11 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.19%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 145 (13.58%) TCP/IP
2 109 (10.21%) Firewall
3 97 (9.08%) DNS
4 87 (8.15%) SAN
5 61 (5.71%) NAS
6 57 (5.34%) LAN
7 56 (5.24%) WAN
8 49 (4.59%) DHCP
9 47 (4.40%) VPN
10 46 (4.31%) Internet
11 41 (3.84%) SSL
12 37 (3.46%) IPsec
13 28 (2.62%) FTP
13 28 (2.62%) LDAP
14 27 (2.53%) SMTP
14 27 (2.53%) HTTP
14 27 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 25 (2.34%) Network Security
16 15 (1.40%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (19.10%) MySQL
2 88 (8.24%) SQL Server
3 61 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 59 (5.52%) Oracle Database
5 45 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 34 (3.18%) NoSQL
6 34 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
7 28 (2.62%) MongoDB
8 27 (2.53%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (1.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 13 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (1.12%) MariaDB
14 11 (1.03%) Redis
14 11 (1.03%) DB2
15 10 (0.94%) Big Data
15 10 (0.94%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
17 8 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 132 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 75 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 74 (6.93%) Subversion
4 31 (2.90%) Maven
5 26 (2.43%) Grunt
6 24 (2.25%) Toad
6 24 (2.25%) Bower
7 23 (2.15%) Cucumber
8 21 (1.97%) Eclipse
9 19 (1.78%) JIRA
10 18 (1.69%) Selenium
10 18 (1.69%) PHPUnit
11 16 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (1.12%) Mercurial
13 10 (0.94%) RSpec
14 9 (0.84%) Gerrit
14 9 (0.84%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.56%) Ant
15 6 (0.56%) NUnit
16 5 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 107 (10.02%) Finance
2 40 (3.75%) Electronics
3 32 (3.00%) Games
4 30 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.34%) Retail
6 24 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.59%) Advertising
8 15 (1.40%) Marketing
9 9 (0.84%) Banking
10 8 (0.75%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.66%) French Language
12 5 (0.47%) German Language
12 5 (0.47%) Front Office
13 4 (0.37%) Military
14 3 (0.28%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.19%) Billing
16 1 (0.094%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 287 (26.87%) Developer
2 140 (13.11%) Software Engineer
3 90 (8.43%) Analyst
4 84 (7.87%) Administrator
4 84 (7.87%) PHP Developer
5 83 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 71 (6.65%) Support Engineer
6 71 (6.65%) Systems Administrator
7 63 (5.90%) Java Developer
8 52 (4.87%) Linux Engineer
9 48 (4.49%) Web Developer
10 47 (4.40%) Software Developer
10 47 (4.40%) Support Analyst
11 43 (4.03%) Network Engineer
12 41 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
13 40 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
14 38 (3.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 37 (3.46%) Graduate
16 33 (3.09%) Architect
16 33 (3.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (20.69%) HTML
2 193 (18.07%) CSS
3 96 (8.99%) jQuery
4 94 (8.80%) HTML5
5 83 (7.77%) XML
6 75 (7.02%) Web Services
7 73 (6.84%) LAMP
8 71 (6.65%) AngularJS
9 62 (5.81%) .NET
10 60 (5.62%) CSS3
11 50 (4.68%) Symfony
12 46 (4.31%) REST
13 42 (3.93%) Spring
14 38 (3.56%) Laravel
15 36 (3.37%) Ajax
16 33 (3.09%) Sass
17 27 (2.53%) Middleware
18 26 (2.43%) Qt
19 24 (2.25%) SOAP
20 23 (2.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 73 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 34 (3.18%) Algorithms
5 33 (3.09%) Derivative
6 31 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 27 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.87%) Kindle
9 17 (1.59%) Physics
10 16 (1.50%) Clustering
11 15 (1.40%) Replication
11 15 (1.40%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.12%) CESG
13 11 (1.03%) Statistics
14 10 (0.94%) CMDB
14 10 (0.94%) Thin Client
14 10 (0.94%) Fat Client
14 10 (0.94%) User Experience
15 9 (0.84%) Robotics
15 9 (0.84%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 534 (50.00%) Windows
2 290 (27.15%) UNIX
3 99 (9.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 79 (7.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (7.12%) Solaris
6 71 (6.65%) CentOS
7 57 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (4.68%) Ubuntu
9 45 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (3.65%) AIX
11 24 (2.25%) Debian
11 24 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
12 19 (1.78%) Android
13 17 (1.59%) Windows 7
14 16 (1.50%) Windows 8
15 12 (1.12%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.94%) SUSE
16 10 (0.94%) HPUX
17 7 (0.66%) FreeBSD
17 7 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (21.25%) Software Engineering
2 214 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (17.42%) ITIL
4 130 (12.17%) OO
5 97 (9.08%) MVC
6 87 (8.15%) TDD
7 86 (8.05%) OOP
8 81 (7.58%) Project Management
8 81 (7.58%) DevOps
9 61 (5.71%) Open Source
10 57 (5.34%) BDD
11 56 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (4.78%) Scrum
13 49 (4.59%) Service Delivery
14 45 (4.21%) Web Development
15 44 (4.12%) Unit Testing
16 43 (4.03%) SDLC
17 41 (3.84%) Configuration Management
18 38 (3.56%) OO PHP
19 37 (3.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 237 (22.19%) SQL
2 217 (20.32%) JavaScript
3 212 (19.85%) Java
4 197 (18.45%) PHP
5 181 (16.95%) Python
6 160 (14.98%) C++
7 128 (11.99%) C
8 118 (11.05%) Perl
9 84 (7.87%) C#
10 72 (6.74%) Shell Script
11 70 (6.55%) Ruby
12 62 (5.81%) PHP5
13 59 (5.52%) PL/SQL
14 57 (5.34%) Bash Shell
15 30 (2.81%) Embedded C
16 27 (2.53%) PowerShell
17 23 (2.15%) Go
18 18 (1.69%) Embedded C++
19 11 (1.03%) VBScript
20 9 (0.84%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 177 (16.57%) Security Cleared
2 160 (14.98%) Degree
3 116 (10.86%) SC Cleared
4 83 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
5 80 (7.49%) DV Cleared
6 49 (4.59%) CCNP
7 41 (3.84%) RHCE
8 40 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (3.65%) CCNA
9 39 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 30 (2.81%) MCSE
11 23 (2.15%) MCP
12 22 (2.06%) RHCSA
13 21 (1.97%) CISSP
14 20 (1.87%) MCSA
15 19 (1.78%) PhD
16 13 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 11 (1.03%) MOS
18 10 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
19 7 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.37%) SLA
2 30 (2.81%) QA
3 22 (2.06%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.094%) FISMA
7 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 143 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (11.05%) Active Directory
3 94 (8.80%) vSphere
4 65 (6.09%) vCloud
5 23 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
6 19 (1.78%) Firmware
7 18 (1.69%) Samba
8 13 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (1.12%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.12%) Hyper-V
10 10 (0.94%) XenApp
11 8 (0.75%) NFS
12 6 (0.56%) Postfix
12 6 (0.56%) Sendmail
12 6 (0.56%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.37%) Snort
13 4 (0.37%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.28%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.28%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 79 (7.40%) Puppet
2 48 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (1.50%) Data Guard
4 16 (1.50%) SCCM
5 15 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
5 15 (1.40%) HP SIM
5 15 (1.40%) NetBackup
5 15 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 14 (1.31%) Ansible
7 13 (1.22%) SCOrch
8 12 (1.12%) Nagios
9 11 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 9 (0.84%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.84%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.66%) Zenoss
12 6 (0.56%) Netcool
12 6 (0.56%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.47%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 227 (21.25%) VMware
2 205 (19.19%) Oracle
3 151 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 144 (13.48%) Cisco
5 96 (8.99%) HP
6 76 (7.12%) Red Hat
7 45 (4.21%) Zend
8 38 (3.56%) Sun
9 35 (3.28%) IBM
10 29 (2.72%) F5
11 23 (2.15%) Citrix
12 20 (1.87%) Google
13 18 (1.69%) EMC
13 18 (1.69%) Juniper
14 17 (1.59%) Symantec
15 16 (1.50%) Rackspace
16 15 (1.40%) 3PAR
16 15 (1.40%) NetApp
17 14 (1.31%) Remedy
17 14 (1.31%) CheckPoint
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bennifits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Hays IT
Salary: Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Totton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + ASAP
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago