The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 24 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 18 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 13.53% 19.28% 12.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.47% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 10
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 64 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 51.13% 38.55% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 60 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Linux
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Linux Salary Trend in Poole

Linux
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Poole region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Poole

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 36 (92.31%) OO
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) OOP
2 34 (87.18%) UNIX
3 32 (82.05%) C++
3 32 (82.05%) Software Engineering
4 21 (53.85%) Degree
4 21 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (10.26%) Apache
5 4 (10.26%) Subversion
5 4 (10.26%) Web Services
5 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
5 4 (10.26%) Investment Management
5 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) Perl
5 4 (10.26%) Finance
5 4 (10.26%) Banking
5 4 (10.26%) Retail
5 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.69%) QA
7 2 (5.13%) HTML
7 2 (5.13%) J2EE
7 2 (5.13%) CSS
7 2 (5.13%) JDBC
7 2 (5.13%) Struts

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
1 2 (5.13%) SSH
1 2 (5.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) JMeter
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
1 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 32 (82.05%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (38.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (38.46%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Graduate
5 1 (2.56%) Junior
5 1 (2.56%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) CGI
2 2 (5.13%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.13%) DAO
2 2 (5.13%) Laravel
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) JDBC
2 2 (5.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) OO
2 34 (87.18%) OOP
3 32 (82.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
4 4 (10.26%) Investment Management
4 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.13%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) Coaching
5 2 (5.13%) People Management
5 2 (5.13%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) Process Management
5 2 (5.13%) MVC
5 2 (5.13%) Validation
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C++
2 4 (10.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.13%) AWK
3 2 (5.13%) Korn
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.13%) QEMU
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
2 2 (5.13%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) VMware
2 2 (5.13%) Dell
2 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.13%) Remedy
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