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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 9.52% 3.19% 10.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 33.33% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 5
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
46 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 36.51% 9.57% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 9 33
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £36,500 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Havant

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) MySQL
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall
4 12 (40.00%) UNIX
5 10 (33.33%) VMware
6 9 (30.00%) DNS
6 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (26.67%) Symfony
7 8 (26.67%) Magento
7 8 (26.67%) PHP5
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
7 8 (26.67%) HTML5
7 8 (26.67%) CSS3
7 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 8 (26.67%) OO
7 8 (26.67%) Apache
7 8 (26.67%) C++
7 8 (26.67%) HTML
7 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (26.67%) PHP
7 8 (26.67%) LAMP
7 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) vSphere
9 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
9 6 (20.00%) Brocade
9 6 (20.00%) VLAN
9 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (20.00%) VLAN
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) PHP Developer
1 8 (26.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Lead Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Symfony
1 8 (26.67%) jQuery
1 8 (26.67%) HTML5
1 8 (26.67%) CSS3
1 8 (26.67%) CSS
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) LAMP
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) QML
3 2 (6.67%) Qt
3 2 (6.67%) OpenCL
4 1 (3.33%) MFC
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 8 (26.67%) OO
2 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) PHP5
1 8 (26.67%) C++
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (26.67%) PHP
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) C
3 4 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) PowerHouse
4 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Brocade
3 6 (20.00%) IronPort
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) Nokia
4 3 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago