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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 538 502 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.26% 13.18% 12.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.39% 36.51% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 474 444 347
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1240 1375 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.47% 36.09% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1211 976
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +1 122 £36,500 -2.66% 24
Basingstoke +1 117 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Portsmouth +31 78 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Farnborough -4 68 £49,000 +40.00%
Fareham +1 48 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Aldershot +11 16 £20,000 -42.85%
Alton +1 12 £35,000 +27.27%
Andover -4 12 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Winchester +5 10 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Hook +9 5 £42,500 -
Southsea - 5 £32,500 - 1
Havant -18 4 £34,500 -8.00% 3
Petersfield +14 3 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Gosport - 1 £27,500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 396 (37.57%) Windows
2 331 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 329 (31.21%) HTML
4 314 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 312 (29.60%) CSS
6 285 (27.04%) PHP
7 279 (26.47%) MySQL
8 252 (23.91%) Python
9 217 (20.59%) Unix
10 215 (20.40%) VMware
11 198 (18.79%) SQL
12 187 (17.74%) Ruby
13 186 (17.65%) Java
14 184 (17.46%) Software Engineering
15 174 (16.51%) OOP
16 170 (16.13%) Git (software)
17 161 (15.28%) OO
18 158 (14.99%) jQuery
19 156 (14.80%) Perl
20 154 (14.61%) Microsoft
21 153 (14.52%) Oracle
22 150 (14.23%) Apache
23 142 (13.47%) TDD
24 139 (13.19%) LAMP
25 138 (13.09%) MVC
26 137 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 135 (12.81%) ITIL
28 134 (12.71%) Degree
29 128 (12.14%) Subversion
30 125 (11.86%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 150 (14.23%) Apache
2 38 (3.61%) MS Exchange
3 35 (3.32%) Tomcat
4 33 (3.13%) Node.js
5 30 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (2.56%) WebLogic
7 25 (2.37%) Drupal
8 21 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (1.99%) IIS
9 20 (1.90%) OpenStack
10 17 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
11 16 (1.52%) JBoss
12 14 (1.33%) WordPress
13 11 (1.04%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.66%) Confluence
16 7 (0.66%) Joomla!
17 6 (0.57%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 70 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.42%) MS Office
3 11 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.28%) SPSS
7 1 (0.095%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.095%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (2.18%) Magento
2 16 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 8 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.095%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (4.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 33 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 33 (3.13%) Google Compute Engine
4 32 (3.04%) SaaS
5 24 (2.28%) PaaS
6 18 (1.71%) IaaS
7 14 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 13 (1.23%) Heroku
9 7 (0.66%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.38%) GitHub
12 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 125 (11.86%) DNS
2 111 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 103 (9.77%) SAN
4 71 (6.74%) Firewall
5 49 (4.65%) Internet
6 45 (4.27%) VPN
7 38 (3.61%) NAS
8 37 (3.51%) WAN
9 34 (3.23%) DHCP
9 34 (3.23%) Network Security
10 33 (3.13%) IPsec
11 23 (2.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 23 (2.18%) SSL
12 18 (1.71%) LAN
12 18 (1.71%) VoIP
12 18 (1.71%) Wireless
13 16 (1.52%) Wireshark
14 15 (1.42%) FTP
15 13 (1.23%) BGP
15 13 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (26.47%) MySQL
2 100 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 65 (6.17%) NoSQL
4 64 (6.07%) Relational Database
5 61 (5.79%) Oracle Database
6 41 (3.89%) RDBMS
7 38 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (3.13%) Big Data
10 22 (2.09%) Hadoop
11 20 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (1.14%) Redis
14 9 (0.85%) DB2
14 9 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
16 7 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 7 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
17 6 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 5 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 170 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 128 (12.14%) Subversion
3 94 (8.92%) Jenkins
4 55 (5.22%) PHPUnit
5 52 (4.93%) Selenium
6 46 (4.36%) Maven
7 36 (3.42%) JIRA
8 32 (3.04%) Cucumber
9 29 (2.75%) Eclipse
9 29 (2.75%) Toad
10 20 (1.90%) JUnit
11 16 (1.52%) Ant
12 15 (1.42%) FitNesse
13 14 (1.33%) Hudson
14 13 (1.23%) Bugzilla
15 9 (0.85%) Gerrit
15 9 (0.85%) GoogleTest
15 9 (0.85%) NUnit
16 7 (0.66%) Mockito
17 6 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 96 (9.11%) Finance
2 72 (6.83%) Telecoms
3 26 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 22 (2.09%) Marketing
4 22 (2.09%) Retail
5 16 (1.52%) Banking
6 9 (0.85%) Electronics
7 7 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.57%) Advertising
9 5 (0.47%) Law
10 4 (0.38%) Front Office
11 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.19%) Games
13 1 (0.095%) Automotive
13 1 (0.095%) Billing
13 1 (0.095%) Legal
13 1 (0.095%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 367 (34.82%) Developer
2 192 (18.22%) PHP Developer
3 99 (9.39%) Web Developer
4 96 (9.11%) Administrator
5 95 (9.01%) Linux Engineer
6 87 (8.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 80 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 74 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 67 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
10 58 (5.50%) Senior Developer
11 57 (5.41%) Analyst
12 56 (5.31%) Java Developer
13 51 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
14 43 (4.08%) C Developer
14 43 (4.08%) Linux Administrator
15 42 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
15 42 (3.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 42 (3.98%) Software Developer
15 42 (3.98%) Support Engineer
16 41 (3.89%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (31.21%) HTML
2 312 (29.60%) CSS
3 158 (14.99%) jQuery
4 139 (13.19%) LAMP
5 81 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 75 (7.12%) Ruby on Rails
7 71 (6.74%) Web Services
8 65 (6.17%) XML
9 63 (5.98%) Ajax
10 60 (5.69%) Laravel
11 57 (5.41%) Sass
12 54 (5.12%) REST
13 53 (5.03%) HTML5
14 52 (4.93%) .NET
15 47 (4.46%) SOAP
15 47 (4.46%) XHTML
16 46 (4.36%) Symfony
17 44 (4.17%) Spring
18 35 (3.32%) CSS3
19 33 (3.13%) Phalcon
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 62 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 58 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.23%) Derivative
5 27 (2.56%) Clustering
6 20 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.61%) EPoS
8 16 (1.52%) IVR
9 15 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.42%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
11 13 (1.23%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.14%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
13 11 (1.04%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.04%) CMDB
14 10 (0.95%) PKI
15 9 (0.85%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.76%) BBC
17 7 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 396 (37.57%) Windows
2 217 (20.59%) Unix
3 137 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 109 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 98 (9.30%) Debian
6 79 (7.50%) CentOS
7 64 (6.07%) Ubuntu
8 63 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (4.65%) Solaris
10 34 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (2.37%) Embedded Linux
13 24 (2.28%) Oracle Linux
14 17 (1.61%) AIX
15 14 (1.33%) Android
15 14 (1.33%) Mac OS X
15 14 (1.33%) SUSE
16 6 (0.57%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.28%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (17.46%) Software Engineering
3 174 (16.51%) OOP
4 161 (15.28%) OO
5 142 (13.47%) TDD
6 138 (13.09%) MVC
7 135 (12.81%) ITIL
8 112 (10.63%) DevOps
9 88 (8.35%) Continuous Integration
10 86 (8.16%) OO PHP
11 76 (7.21%) E-Commerce
12 69 (6.55%) Web Development
13 63 (5.98%) Unit Testing
14 62 (5.88%) Scrum
15 61 (5.79%) Open Source
16 59 (5.60%) Front End Development
17 53 (5.03%) High Availability
18 52 (4.93%) Configuration Management
19 47 (4.46%) Mentoring
20 43 (4.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 331 (31.40%) JavaScript
2 285 (27.04%) PHP
3 252 (23.91%) Python
4 198 (18.79%) SQL
5 187 (17.74%) Ruby
6 186 (17.65%) Java
7 156 (14.80%) Perl
8 124 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 115 (10.91%) C++
10 99 (9.39%) C
11 78 (7.40%) C#
12 72 (6.83%) Shell Script
13 58 (5.50%) PowerShell
14 53 (5.03%) PHP 5
15 46 (4.36%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.99%) Korn
17 16 (1.52%) PHP 7
18 13 (1.23%) T-SQL
19 12 (1.14%) Objective-C
20 7 (0.66%) Go
Qualifications
1 134 (12.71%) Degree
2 121 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 69 (6.55%) SC Cleared
4 54 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (5.03%) CCNA
6 31 (2.94%) RHCE
7 25 (2.37%) RHCSA
8 24 (2.28%) MCSE
8 24 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (1.80%) DV Cleared
10 14 (1.33%) CCNP
10 14 (1.33%) CISSP
10 14 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
10 14 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.23%) EMC Certification
11 13 (1.23%) ISEB
12 9 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (0.85%) MCSA
12 9 (0.85%) MySQL Certification
13 8 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.61%) QA
2 14 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.04%) SLA
4 10 (0.95%) FISMA
4 10 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.28%) COBIT
7 2 (0.19%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.095%) HIPAA
System Software
1 113 (10.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (10.25%) Active Directory
3 51 (4.84%) vSphere
4 39 (3.70%) vCloud
5 16 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (0.85%) Docker
7 8 (0.76%) Firmware
8 6 (0.57%) Xen
9 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.38%) LXC
10 3 (0.28%) KVM
10 3 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.28%) XenApp
10 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.19%) HDFS
11 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.095%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 82 (7.78%) Puppet
2 52 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (1.04%) Data Guard
4 11 (1.04%) Nagios
5 8 (0.76%) cPanel
6 7 (0.66%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.57%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.47%) CFEngine
8 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (0.47%) Zenoss
9 4 (0.38%) Xymon
10 3 (0.28%) Ansible
10 3 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 215 (20.40%) VMware
2 154 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 153 (14.52%) Oracle
4 113 (10.72%) Red Hat
5 83 (7.87%) Zend
6 59 (5.60%) HP
7 58 (5.50%) EMC
8 56 (5.31%) Cisco
9 53 (5.03%) Google
10 25 (2.37%) SAP
11 19 (1.80%) Citrix
12 18 (1.71%) Juniper
13 16 (1.52%) NetApp
14 15 (1.42%) CheckPoint
14 15 (1.42%) IBM
15 14 (1.33%) Twitter
16 10 (0.95%) Atmel
17 8 (0.76%) Dell
17 8 (0.76%) Palo Alto
17 8 (0.76%) Sun
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, 10% Pension, BUPA
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southsea, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47000.00 per annum + pension, life assurance,
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £15,600 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago