The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Havant region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 15.19% 15.93% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 39.13% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 4
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £27,500 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,250 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Linux
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Havant
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 30.38% 40.71% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 16
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £38,946
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -29.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £50,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Havant region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

Linux
Salary Trend in Havant

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Havant region.

Linux Salary Trend in Havant

Linux
Salary Histogram in Havant

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Havant region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Havant

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Havant 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 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
3 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 17 (43.59%) CentOS
4 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
5 16 (41.03%) Subversion
6 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) C
7 13 (33.33%) Firmware
7 13 (33.33%) Degree
8 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (30.77%) Big Data
8 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.77%) Embedded C
8 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 12 (30.77%) Firewall
8 12 (30.77%) C++
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.21%) Flash
9 11 (28.21%) SAS
9 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
10 10 (25.64%) SOA
11 9 (23.08%) SNMP
11 9 (23.08%) UML
11 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
11 9 (23.08%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Havant 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 11 (28.21%) SAS
2 8 (20.51%) IIS
3 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) SNMP
3 8 (20.51%) DHCP
3 8 (20.51%) DNS
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 4 (10.26%) Kerberos
4 4 (10.26%) LDAP
5 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 2 (5.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 12 (30.77%) Big Data
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
2 16 (41.03%) Subversion
3 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Publishing
1 2 (5.13%) French Language
1 2 (5.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Software Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Team Leader
3 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (15.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Flash
2 6 (15.38%) MFC
2 6 (15.38%) Qt
2 6 (15.38%) QML
2 6 (15.38%) OpenCL
3 4 (10.26%) REST
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (10.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.51%) Clustering
3 6 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.56%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) CentOS
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle Linux
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (15.38%) UNIX
7 5 (12.82%) AIX
8 4 (10.26%) HPUX
8 4 (10.26%) Solaris
9 3 (7.69%) Fedora
9 3 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (7.69%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) SOA
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) UML
5 8 (20.51%) PRINCE
5 8 (20.51%) Project Management
5 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
7 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) CRM
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.13%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C
2 12 (30.77%) Embedded C
2 12 (30.77%) C++
3 8 (20.51%) Shell Script
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.26%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) PMP
2 8 (20.51%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Firmware
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle
3 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Juniper
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) Intel
7 1 (2.56%) BMC