The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Petersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Petersfield 2.22% 14.29% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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 Petersfield region.

Operating Systems Category
Petersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Petersfield 24.44% 42.86% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 8
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Petersfield

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Petersfield

Linux
Salary Trend in Petersfield

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

Linux Salary Trend in Petersfield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Petersfield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Petersfield 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) Apache
4 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) Classic ASP
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) VBScript
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) IBM
5 5 (45.45%) CRM
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
5 5 (45.45%) LAMP
5 5 (45.45%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (36.36%) NFS
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
8 2 (18.18%) AIX
8 2 (18.18%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) SSH
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (9.09%) Algorithms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Petersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Petersfield 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Development Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Software Development Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Software Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Classic ASP
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Physics
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VBScript
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) XenApp
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (36.36%) NFS
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) VMware