The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Havant region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 3 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 21 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 19.09% 3.57% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.33% 28.57% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +37.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £42,300 £32,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Havant
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 14 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Havant 32.73% 12.50% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 40
Average salary £48,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £34,946 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Hampshire

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 1 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Havant

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) MySQL
3 14 (42.42%) UNIX
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (39.39%) Firewall
5 11 (33.33%) VMware
5 11 (33.33%) PHP
5 11 (33.33%) HTML
5 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 11 (33.33%) OO
5 11 (33.33%) Apache
5 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (33.33%) LAMP
5 11 (33.33%) PHP5
5 11 (33.33%) jQuery
5 11 (33.33%) Symfony
5 11 (33.33%) Magento
5 11 (33.33%) HTML5
5 11 (33.33%) CSS3
6 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (30.30%) DNS
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
7 8 (24.24%) Citrix
8 7 (21.21%) C++
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.21%) vSphere
9 6 (18.18%) IronPort
9 6 (18.18%) NetScaler
9 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 6 (18.18%) Network Security
3 6 (18.18%) VLAN
3 6 (18.18%) VPN
3 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (12.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
1 11 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 11 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Lead Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
1 11 (33.33%) CSS
1 11 (33.33%) LAMP
1 11 (33.33%) jQuery
1 11 (33.33%) Symfony
1 11 (33.33%) HTML5
1 11 (33.33%) CSS3
2 4 (12.12%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Android
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) OO
1 11 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Manual Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 11 (33.33%) PHP
2 11 (33.33%) PHP5
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) C++
5 6 (18.18%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) C#
6 5 (15.15%) C
7 3 (9.09%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) vSphere
3 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
2 8 (24.24%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) IronPort
3 6 (18.18%) Brocade
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) Juniper
3 6 (18.18%) Nokia
4 4 (12.12%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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